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Friday, April 07, 2017
New Play Festival at ACTC This Weekend
Ashland Community and Technical College will present the New Play Festival at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 7 and 8, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 9, in the J.B. Sowards Theater at the College Drive Campus.
The festival features 12 plays written by ACTC students in a last fall's playwriting class taught assistant English professor Jonathan Joy. Actors include more than 30 local students and community members. General admission tickets are $5 and will be available at the door before each performance
At the same time, artwork by ACTC students in spring drawing and painting classes will be exhibited in the Theatre Lobby at College Drive Campus.
"We are holding the free exhibit in conjunction with the New Play Festival so that people can see both the visual and performing arts in one night," art professor Wendy Fosterwelsh said in a news release.