One Act Play Festival March 18 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 Frank by Sya Sen

presented by Sundog Storytellers

SHOW DESCRIPTION: A group of retirees living in a care home share breakfast together every day; the star of the show is Frank, a former RAF pilot who entertains everyone with outlandish stories. 


GROUP BIO: Our mission is to create theatre that builds social change by engaging artists and patrons to challenge their own preconceptions and biases. We endeavor to create opportunities to widen participation to all people in our diverse community. By showing compassion, creating connections, and building resilience we enable participants to use their imagination and create new possibilities



Rebeka LeDoux

Randy Day

Faye Brown

Lori Moore

Dianna Campbell-Smith

Joel Braun

Carol Wright

Joti Janda

Comedy | 30 min
Frank is produced with permission by the playwright

SHOW #2 A Lady of Letters by Alan Bennett 
presented by Confederation Theatre

SHOW DESCRIPTION: Miss Ruddock writes letters. There, ironically, Miss Ruddock finds freedom and is, for possibly the first time, happy.

GROUP BIO: Confederation Theatre Society is dedicated to supporting and producing plays by Canadian and local Calgary playwrights. We are committed to producing shows that leave you feeling happy. 

Arlene Irwin

Comedy | 40 min
A Lady of Letters is produced with permission from the Fair Dealings copyright policy