Eltham Little Theatre presents…

Quickie 2014 Banner_cropTHE TEN MINUTE QUICKIE Short Play Competition
8 – 10th May 2014
Produced by Paula Armstrong

Eltham Little Theatre Inc. is happy to announce the return of their highly successful short play competition the Ten Minute Quickies. Successful selected plays will be performed at The Eltham Performing Arts Centre, Research. An art exhibition will run concurrently to the Quickie performances and will be open one hour prior to the show. Art will be available for purchase.

Our 2014 finalists;

A Right Royal Stuff Up by John Leahy (Vic), The Unexpected by Greg Gould (ACT), Roughing It by Kylie Rackham (Vic), Plus or Minus 40 Weeks by Suzy Wilds (NSW), No Sequel by Rachel le Rossignol (Vic), Couch by Martin Lindsay (WA), Ragout by Audrey Farthing (Vic), Achilles by Alex Broun (NSW), Rosie by John Tilbrook (Vic), The Thingamajig by Jo Hamlet (WA), Youth Category Winner Bus Stop Boy by Lily McCarthy (Vic)

Youth Category:
Highly Commended
: Alice by Chelsea Rabl (Vic)
Honorable Mention: Love All by Andrew Kelso (Vic), One Competent Detective by Alison Eslake (NSW)

$2,000 UP FOR GRABS courtesy of all our wonderful supporters via Pozible
$1,000 is awarded by the judges for the best script
$500 is awarded to the best play as determined by audience vote over the four performances.
$500 is a awarded to the best play in the Youth Category (under 18) as determined by the selection panel.
Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Director will be awarded by our panel of judges.

Performance dates
Thursday 8 May @ 8pm Friday 9 May @ 8pm Saturday (matinee) 10 May @ 2pm
Saturday (Awards) Gala 10 May @ 7pm

Tickets $22.50 | Gala Night $30 (includes supper) No concessions
Enquiries to the Ticket Secretary Pat Croft
Phone bookings 0411 713 095
Online

Please be advised there is NOTHING YET TO ADVISE.

Curtain up at 2:00pm for Matinee, 8:00pm for Evening Sessions and 7.00pm for Gala Night. Champagne starts flowing an hour prior.

Funding for local entertainment has been kindly provided by the Nillumbik Shire Council. The art exhibition is in conjunction with Yarra Plenty Regional Library.

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Ten Minute Quickie promo from Paula Armstrong on Vimeo.


If you would like to volunteer as a crew member, actor or director for this event, please register your interest with Paula here

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Congratulations to the cast & crew of Calendar Girls for their three nominations. Lois Fleming for Best Actress in a Comedy and Llaaneath Poor for Best Actress in a Minor Role and Sam Chappel for Best Actor in a Minor role at the Victorian Drama League awards Sunday 8th December!