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Shoreside Theatre presents a One Act Play Festival

25 Sep 2019 to 5 Oct 2019
7.30pm: 25 Sept - 29 Sept & 2nd Oct - 5 Oct
The return of Shoreside Theatre’s One Act Play Festival sees four new directors, four new plays and four talented casts.
Event type: 
The Coalbunker Studio, The Pumphouse
Killarney Park (off Manurere Ave) Takapuna


From the absurdist “Words, Words, Words” by David Ives to the whimsical “Into Thin Air” – a new NZ work written and directed by North Shore local Jenny Whisken, there is something for everyone in great bite sized chunks.

All four plays are performed on one great night of theatre.

Words Words Words by David Ives (15 mins)
Directed by Michelle Atkinson
Three chimps locked in a cage trying to write Hamlet.

Into Thin Air by Jenny Whisken (40 mins)
Directed by Jenny Whisken
To be trapped between this world and the next is a choice we make when death comes before we are free to go.

Bonking James Bond by April Phillips (35 mins)
Directed by Emma Hilton
Bridget Jones meets James Bond in this warm-hearted comedy.

The Dreaming by Richard James (25 mins)
Directed by Kristof Haines and Duncan Preston
Two men find themselves in a featureless room, with no memory of how they arrived there.

Written by

Shoreside Theatre Company

29 Aug 2019

Shoreside Theatre was established in 1976 beginning as two separate entities: Milford Playhouse Incorporated and Milford Little Theatre making us one of the longest running community theatre groups on the North Shore.