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The 4th Atlanta One-Minute Play Festival
The One-Minute Play Festival (#1MPF) and Actor's Express presented The 4th Atlanta One-Minute Play Festival livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 9 June at 4:30 p.m. PDT (San Francisco) / 6:30 p.m. CDT (Chicago) / 7:30 p.m. EDT (New York).
Featuring Brand New One-Minute Plays by:
Margaret Baldwin, Amber Bradshaw, Nick Boretz, Lisa Brathwaite, Steve Brown, Greg Carraway, Paris Crayton III, Jessica De Maria, Ralph Del Rosario, Paul Donnelly, Johnny Drago, Morgan Eckhart, McGowen, Suehyla el-Attar, Edith Freni, Doug Graham, Neeley Gossett, Peter Hardy, Annie Harrison, Michael Henry Harris, Megan Hayes, Patricia Henritze, Matt Horgan, Karla Jennings, Nicole Kemper, Hank Kimmel, Hilary King, Jake Krakvosky, Grant McGown, Amina S. McIntyre, Laura Meyers, Penny Mickelbury, Patrick Morgan, Tuwanda Muhammad, Matt Myers, Jill Patrick, Theroun Patterson, Topher Payne, Jordan Pulliam, Mike Schatz, Terry Segal, Robin Seidman, Travis Sharp, Marki Shalloe, Mia Kristin Smith, Sherri Sutton, Pamela Turner, Steve Yockey, Pat Young, & Jacob York
Ricardo Aponte, James Donadio, Shannon Eubanks, Michael Harrison, Elin Rose Hill, Jaclyn Hofmann, Pam Joyce, Grant McGowen, Ellen McQueen, Topher Payne, & Alexander Verner
The One-Minute Play Festival (#1MPF) America’s largest and longest running short form theatre company in the country, founded by Producing Artistic Director, Dominic D’Andrea. #1MPF is barometer project, which investigates the zeitgeist of different communities through dialogue and consensus building sessions and a performance of many moments. #1MPF works in partnership with theatres sharing playwright or community-specific missions across the country. #1MPF creates locally sourced playwright-focused community events, with the goal of promoting the spirit of radical inclusion by representing local cultures of playwrights of different age, gender, race, cultures, and points of career. The work attempts to reflect the theatrical landscape of local artistic communities by creating a dialogue between the collective conscious and the individual voice.
In each city, #1MPF works with partnering organizations to identify programs or initiatives in each community to support with the proceeds from the work. The goal is to find ways give directly back to the artists in each community. Supported programs have ranged from educational programming, youth poetry projects, teaching artists working in prisons, playwright residencies and memberships, and community arts workshops.
Annual partnerships have been created with theatres in close to 20 cities including: New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Trenton, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, Baltimore, Boston, Miami, Minneapolis, New York, Seattle, Dallas, Austin, Indianapolis, Anchorage, and more, with partnering institutions like Primary Stages, Victory Gardens Theatre, Cornerstone Theatre Company, The Playwrights Foundation, Boston Playwrights Theatre, Actor’s Express, InterAct Theatre, Mixed Blood, Passage Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Kitchen Dog, Salvage Vanguard, ScriptWorks, ACT, Perseverance Theatre, and others.
Notable #1MPF contributors have included: David Henry Hwang, Neil LaBute, Tina Howe, Donald Margulies, Nilaja Sun, Lydia Diamond, Phillip Kan Gotanda, Kristoffer Diaz, Rajiv Joseph, Sam Hunter, Karen Hartman, José Rivera, Craig Lucas, Mike Daisey, Greg Kotis, Michael John Garcés, & close to 600 famous, emerging, and midcareer playwrights.
For more information visit: www.oneminuteplayfestival.com
About Actor’s Express:
Since its founding in 1988, Actor’s Express has sought to nurture the next generation of playwrights through workshops, readings, and full productions of new plays; to develop and nurture Atlanta's artistic community through theatre training; to catalyze the dialogue essential to the vitality of our neighborhood and our city; and to enhance Atlanta's reputation nationally as a thriving center for live performance.
About HowlRound TV
HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based peer produced, open access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by the nonprofit HowlRound. HowlRound TV is a free and shared resource for live conversations and performances relevant to the world's performing arts and cultural fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and to develop our knowledge commons collectively. Participate in a community of peer organizations revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field by becoming a producer and co-producing with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, email email@example.com, or call Vijay Mathew at +1 917.686.3185 Signal/WhatsApp. View the video archive of past events.