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One-Minute Play Festival

The 1st Washington, D.C. One-Minute Play Festival


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The One-Minute Play Festival (#1MPF) & Round House Theatre Present

The 1st Washington, D.C. One-Minute Play Festival

Sat July 12th, Sun July 13th, and Mon July 14th at 8PM

At Round House Theatre

4545 East-West Highway

Bethesda, MD, 20814

(240) 644-1099

Tickets are $20 and available here:


One-minute plays by nearly 60 active DC-area playwrights were commissioned for this special annual event, and developed with #1MPF’s playmaking process.

Featuring Brand New One-Minute Plays By

Psalmayene 24, Brett Abelman, Kathleen Akerley, Norman Allen, Randy Baker, Mario Baldessari, Jennifer Barclay, Bob Bartlett, John Becker, Joan Bellsey, Bari Biern, Martin Blank, Michael Bobbitt, Nicole Burton, Patrick Bussink, Renee Calarco, Marni Penning Coleman, Kathryn Coughlin, Jenet Dechary, Thembi Duncan, Maboud Ebrahimzadeh, Rich Espy, Christine Evans, Kitty Felde, Zachary Fernebok, Patrick Flynn, D.W. Gregory, Mary Hanley, Jenn Book Haselswerdt, Paige Hernandez, Caleen S. Jennings, Nicole Jost, Ben Kingsland, Jon Klein, Jacqueline Lawton, Kristen Lepine, Liz Maestri, Sabrina Mandell, Heather McDonald, Tom Minter, Danielle Mohlman, Robert Montenegro, Jennifer Nelson, Shawn Northrip, Malcolm Pelles, Mary Resing, David Robinson, Kristy Simmons, Stephen Spotswood, Adi Stein, Chris Stezin, Allyson Stokes, Gwydion Suilebhan, Anu Yadav, Laura Zam, Rick Massimo , & more!

Directed by Randy Baker, Lee Liebskind, Kate Debelack, Jennifer Mendenhall w/ Michael Kramer, Ryan Maxwell, Kelsey Mesa, Joshua Morgan, Gus Heagerty, Ty Hallmark, & more.

Curated By #1MPF Producing Artistic Director, Dominic D’Andrea