One Act Play Festival March 17 7:30 PM

Join us for the 37th Annual Calgary Region One-Act Play Festival!

After a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Pumphouse Theatre and Alberta Drama Festival Association are finally back again! The One-Act Play Festival offers something for everyone.

Tickets are $15 General Admission. Buy them here.

SHOW #1 Everybody Loves Raita by Yasmin Khan

presented by Too Mach!

SHOW DESCRIPTION: Two people with South Asian heritage discuss their love of food and explore their complicated multicultural identities before an explosive family dinner.


GROUP BIO: Too Mach! is a group that is dedicated towards giving South Asian voices an opportunity on stage and screen. 


Mohit Chopra
Tripti Chopra
Zain Syed Ahmed

Joti Janda

Comedy | 40 min
Everyone Loves Raita is produced with permission by the playwright

SHOW #2 The Perfect Psychos by Magaly Gil Orellana
presented by Stories to Think About

SHOW DESCRIPTION: An annoying neighbour tries to save his skin by trying to save the marriage of two serial killers. 


GROUP BIO: Each member in this group are former drama students at St. Mary’s University, trained by Joe Norman Shaw and Helen Young. This group came together to create and perform a collective original piece. 


Milton Joseph
Ray Mergen
Magaly Gil Orellana

Dark Comedy | 20 min | ADVISORY: Strong Language and Violence
Everyone Loves Raita is produced with permission by the playwright