Vermont Actors’ Repertory Theatre presents a virtual short-play festival via Zoom on Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 15 at 2 p.m. The festival is free of charge and open to the public. Talkbacks with playwrights, performers and directors will follow the performances. The festival theme is Together in a Sudden Strangeness and features pieces from Vermont playwrights to include: Jeanne Beckwith, Lesley Becker, Marisa Valent, and Shoshannah Boray.
Their work is fresh and timely, in many cases being performed for the first time. The festival coordinator is Alex Nicosia and the November festival is directed by Lesley Becker, Michaela Eckler, and Kristen Hixon. This festival showcases the talent of over 15 actors to include locals and performers from across the state. They have planned one more virtual short-play festival for Feb. 5-7. Zoom links will be available through their facebook page (Vermont Actor’s Repertory Theatre), website actorsrepvt.org, or by emailing [email protected]