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The One Act Play Contest

Emma Cooper

February 18, 2016

The One Act Play Contest took place February 10th-14th, playing student-written and directed plays every night.

One Act Plays help students create memorable experiences

Hannah Bartman

February 5, 2015

Next Wednesday, Feb. 11 marks the 26th-annual One Act Play Contest, a Whitman tradition that aims to introduce students to theater production and further promote the endurance of the arts. According to tradition, three plays will be performed, all of them written, directed, acted, designed and managed...

Catharsis On and Off the Stage: Tyler Schuh Talks About the One Act Play Festival

Catharsis On and Off the Stage: Tyler Schuh Talks About the One Act Play Festival

Emma Dahl

February 7, 2013

Sitting on the couches upstairs in the Reid Campus Center, first-year Tyler Schuh discusses his experience writing for Whitman's One Act Play Festival. Unlike most of the others who submitted plays, Schuh explained that it wasn't only his first time writing for the play contest: It was also his first...

One-Acts depict innovative visions of love, apocalypse

caitlinhardee

February 9, 2012

Senior Thomas Knook swore in frustration in Harper Joy's "Black Box" as the actor struggled to enter gun-first through the curtains. The rifle muzzle appeared under the curtain hem and began inching forward. "Navy Seal!" quipped junior Jeremy Howell, director of senior David Otten's one-act play...

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