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Some initial words from Abby Slater, the Festival Director for the 2013 One Act Plays, and Daved Driscoll, the Artistic Director of Words Players Theatre:

 

THE JOURNEY TO MADRID by Abby Kuhlmann of Rochester, MN.

Directed by Michaela Schultz
     Francisco ..... Rebekah Novinger
     Pablo ............Molly Kiley
    The Rustic ....Noah Pearson

 

FAVORITE COLOR by Clare Speltz of Minneota, MN.

Directed by Valerie Sauder
     Thomas White ... Aidan Driscoll
     Sophie Rood ...... Molly Kiley
     Sister ..................Abby Kuhlmann

 

LIKE A RECORD BABY by J. Merrill Motz of Minneapolis, MN.

Directed by Michaela Schultz
     DJ .... Noah Pearson
     Girl ... Rebekah Novinger

 

POET AND FROG by Gene Griffith of Sonoma, CA.

Directed by Elizabeth Unseth
     Poet ........ Molly Kiley
     Frog ........ Josiah Novinger
     Auk .......... Maria Wendt
     Tern ......... Valerie Sauder

 

MISINTERPRETATION by Mary Jo Schirger of Rochester, MN.

Directed by Abby Slater
     Jess ..... Ashley Harding
     Bruna ... Maria Wendt
     Tullia .... Rebekah Novinger
     Eliska ... Molly Kiley

 

SAINT BRENDAN'S LAST VOYAGE by John Byrne of Albany, OR.

Directed by Abby Kuhlmann
     Connor ............. Rebekah Novinger
     Shawn .............. Josiah Novinger
     Padraig ............. Donna Unseth
     Saint Brendan ... Aidan Driscoll

 


 

Post-performance discussion with the cast, directors, and attending playwrights.

Friday, Oct. 11, 2013:

 

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013:

 


Photos with attending playwrights and the directors and cast members of their plays: Seated: Abby Kuhlmann, author of THE JOURNEY TO MADRIDStanding: Molly Kiley, director Michaela Schultz, Rebekah Novinger, Noah Pearson

Seated: Clare Speltz, author of FAVORITE COLORStanding: Abby Kuhlmann, Aidan Driscoll, director Valerie Sauder, Molly Kiley

Seated: J. Merrill Motz, author of LIKE A RECORD BABYStanding: Director Michaela Schultz, Rebekah Novinger, and Noah Pearson

Seated: Mary Jo Schirger, author of MISINTERPRETATIONStanding: Molly Kiley, director Abby Slater, Rebekah Novinger, Ashley Harding, and Maria Wendt

Seated: John Byrne, author of SAINT BRENDAN'S LAST VOYAGEStanding: Director Abby Kuhlmann, Aidan Driscoll, Donna Unseth, Rebekah Novinger, Josiah Novinger