Welcome to the Second Annual 10-Minute Play Festival…Podcast Style!
The second annual Winters Theatre Company (WTC) 10-minute play festival is now available in an online podcast format. This audio recording will be available through Sunday February 21, 2021.
We thank you for your support. Enjoy the show!
Featured Scripts (In Order of Appearance in Podcast)
Star-Crossed Words by Laura Arwood
Summary: Cory tries to convince Gene that the crossword can tell the future. Gene tries to convince Cory that she’s being superstitious. While those two bicker, the crossword has the last word.
Cast and Credits:
- Director and Audio Editor: Meredith DiPaolo Stephens, http://www.goodlyframe.org/
- Gene: Dan Beckman; Winston-Salem NC, http://springtheatre.org/index.html
- Cory: Erinn Dearth; Winston-Salem, NC, http://springtheatre.org/index.html
Tonight at the Stage Door by Donald Loftus
Summary: A young actor has lost his first Broadway role as a chorus boy in WEST SIDE STORY due to the pandemic. Now homeless and desperate, he hopes to convince the night watchman at the theatre to allow him to live in the theatre’s basement.
- CHARLIE: BARRY REITMAN; BLOOMING GROVE, NY https://BarryReitman.com
- JIMMY: PASCAL ARQUIMEDES; BROOKLYN, NY https://m.facebook.com/pascal.arquimedes
- DIRECTOR: DONALD LOFTUS; NEW YORK, NY https://donaldjloftus.com
- RECORDING ENGINEER: BARRY REITMAN; BLOOMING GROVE, NY https://BarryReitman.com
- MUSICIAN: MARC DEVINE; NYC, NY https://www.nycmusicteachers.com/marc-devine/
- Sound Effects: zapsplat.com
A Dave With Destiny by Ken Preuss
Summary: Dave and Destiny meet on a street and struggle to discover why they recognize each other. Are they crazy, have they met before, is there a deeper connection, or perhaps all three?
Cast and Credits:
- Dave: Robert Cunha
- Destiny: Irene L. Pynn
- Director: Ken Preuss
Something Holy In Croatia by Steven Haworth, www.StevenHaworth.com
- Anton: Joey Rotter; New York, JoeyRotter.com
- Bogdan: Frank Tangredi; https://newplayexchange.org/users/4194/frank-tangredi
Maude by Andra Laine Hunter
Summary: There’s more to Maude than pleasantries and what-not, but will Thomas be able to convince her he can see the sparkle in her eye?
- Maude: Margaret Young, Dallas, TX
- Thomas: Charley Helfert, Lake Elmo, MN
- Voice: Andra Laine Hunter, Dallas, TX
- Directed by Andra Laine Hunter www.thelindengrovetheatreco.com
- Sound Consultation by David Thompson www.musicbydavidthompson.com
- Music by https://www.zapsplat.com/
No Exceptions by S. Joshua Mendel
Summary: What if the hotline worker can’t find a reason for the drug-addicted suicidal caller to stay alive?
Cast and Credits:
- Greg, Hotline Worker: Tyler Whidden
- Jeff, Hotline Caller: Bryant Carroll
- Director: Molly McFadden
Off The Map by David Miller
Summary: On his last day of work in an intimate map conservation studio, Simon is forced to speak now or forever hold his peace about his true feelings for Alice, his work colleague. Will he say what needs to be said? Will it do any good?
- Simon Garfield: Titus O’Neil; Northumberland, PA, http://oneiltitus.com/
- Alice Ashford: Kendall Baird; Philadelphia, PA
- James Grace: Nate Stosius; Lewisburg, PA
- Eliana Tate, Stage Directions & Dramaturg, Burlington, NC, https://eliana6373.wixsite.com/tate
- David A. Miller, Playwright & Director, Bloomsburg, PA, https://mrdavidamiller.com
A Day in the Life by Ron Rosenfeld, https://www.ronsplays.com/
- Director: George Werther
- Brianna: Madeena Rohaizad
- Mayfly: Samuel Barson