Phils Present 2019 One Act Play and Improv Comedy Festival

Posted January 23, 2019 / Last updated January 28, 2019

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It’s that time again!  The Philelectic Society presents the 11th annual senior-directed One Act Play and Improv Comedy Festival, January 24–26.  General admission is $5.00 or five non-perishable food items to support Second Harvest Food Bank.

Click Here for the Live Stream of Saturday Evening’s Performances (7:30 p.m.)

The four one-act shows are directed by senior and alumni Phils from Jesuit, NOCCA, and Isidore Newman School. The senior-directed shows include “Game of Tiaras” directed by Adam Naquin (Jesuit ’13); “Macadamia Fairy,” written and directed by Dusty Doll (Jesuit ’19); “Forbidden Fruit,” directed by Carlie Goodlett (NOCCA ’19); and “Why Cupid Came to Earl’s Court” directed by Camille Patton (Newman ‘19).

Performance Schedule:

One Act Plays
Thursday, Jan. 24 at 6:30
Friday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 26 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m.

(J-Troupe will perform 10-15 minutes at the end of each intermission.)

List of senior-directed One Act Plays

Forbidden Fruit by George Jay Smith (Based on a Work of Octave Feuillet)
directed by Carlie Goodlett, N.O.C.C.A.

Game of Tiaras by John Zolidis
directed by Adam Naquin, Jesuit

Macadamia Fairy by Dusty Doll
directed by Dusty Doll, Jesuit

Why Cupid Came To Earl’s Court by Cosmo Hamilton
directed by Camille Patton, Isidore Newman School