The PumpHouse: One Act Play Festival

25 September 2019 - 05 October 2019 , .

The return of Shoreside Theatre’s One Act Play Festival sees four new directors, four new plays and four talented casts.

From the absurdist “Words, Words, Words” by David Ives to the whimsical “Into Thin Air” – a new NZ work written and directed by North Shore local Jenny Whisken, there is something for everyone in great bite sized chunks.

All four plays are performed on one great night of theatre.

Words Words Words by David Ives (15 mins)
Directed by Michelle Atkinson
Three chimps locked in a cage trying to write Hamlet.

Into Thin Air by Jenny Whisken (40 mins)
Directed by Jenny Whisken
To be trapped between this world and the next is a choice we make when death comes before we are free to go.

Bonking James Bond by April Phillips (35 mins)
Directed by Emma Hilton
Bridget Jones meets James Bond in this warm-hearted comedy.

The Dreaming by Richard James (25 mins)
Directed by Kristof Haines and Duncan Preston
Two men find themselves in a featureless room, with no memory of how they arrived there.


For more information and tickets, visit The PumpHouse website here.