10 Minute Plays Feature Talented DACC Students

Four original productions will highlight the 6th Annual Ten Minute Play Festival Dinner Theater at Doña Ana Community College (DACC).

The plays have been chosen and will be performed by the DACC Theatre Arts Club. The plays represent a wide variety of styles and the diverse community in Southern New Mexico and at DACC. The festival features plays for students by students.

Ten minute plays are increasingly popular across the United States for a number of reasons. The genre is fast moving. Actors showcase their talents in a condensed production. And, audiences enjoy several unique plays, all in one sitting.

The DACC 2016 plays include:

  • Your Server Hates You written by Margaret Adams and directed by Simeon Funk
  • Good Cop/Bad Cop written by David Martin and directed by Jared Pollard
  • Thoughts We Keep written by Rebecca Paige George and directed by Teddy Aspen-Sanchez
  • He Said She Said written by Jazmine Aguilera and directed by Jessica Jimenez

The Cast and Crew: include Mike Barraza, William Bell, Rob Bustamante, Trey King, Josh Galarza, Randy Garcia, Taylor Gibbs, Johnna Nunn, Christina Solis and Chris Urioste.

All four plays will be performed on Tuesday, November 29th, Wednesday, November 30th, and Thursday, December 1st at the DASR Student Resources Building commons area on the East Mesa Campus at 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. Dinner will be served at 5:15 p.m. with the show beginning at 5:30 p.m.

There is no charge for students, faculty staff or the general public. The dinner is sponsored by the DACC Student Government Association. On Tuesday, Nachos supreme from Chihuahua’s will be served, On Wednesday, sandwiches will be provided by Dion’s and Dion’s pizza will be served on Thursday. For more information contact advisor Layle Chambers:  lchambers@mydacc.nmsu.edu  or call (575) 528-7048. Like the acting troupe on facebook: www.facebook.com/DACCTheatre.