22nd Dandenong Ranges One Act Play Festival


Friday 22;
Saturday 23
Sunday 24

Tickets available at the door
$12 per session
$35 for whole festival - allows you to vote for the People's Choice Award

Adjudicator: Barry O'Neill

Session 1 - Friday 22 at 7.30pm

The Struggles by Youth Gemco - Drama PG
A Suitcase Unclaimed by Peridot - Drama PG
Vale William MacRoy - Dramatic Pause - Drama PG

Session 2 - Saturday 23 at 12 noon

The Peace of Angels by Gemco Players - Drama M - war themes
Wonderwall by Pop Culture Theatre - Comedy PG
The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year by Leongatha Lyric Theatre Inc - Drama PG
While You Were Sleeping by Hartwell Players - Comedy PG

Session 3 - Saturday 23 at 3.15pm

Spotlight by The Mount Players - Drama M - alcohol themes
Four Funerals and a Wedding by Mount Evelyn Christian School (MECS) - Comedy PG
Ebay Doomsday by Pop Culture - Comedy PG
Wow! by Gemco Players - Comedy PG

Session 4 - Saturday 23 at 7pm

Blood from a Stone by Adlib - Drama MA - language, violence, pissed blokes
Snake Bite by Here There & Everywhere TC - Drama M - language, adult themes, weapons
Me & My Friend by Hartwell Players - Drama M - adult themes

Session 5 - Sunday 24 at 2pm

Boise, Idaho by Warrandyte TC - Drama PG
Committed by Peridot - Comedy PG
Glenfiddich Solution by Pop Culture - Drama M - mortality themes
Something Old, Something New by Warrandyte TC - Drama PG
The Last Bread Pudding by Gemco Players - Comedy PG - language


Gemco Players is looking forward to holding yet another friendly festival in our theatre The Gem, and we invite you to participate.

We have brought the Youth Awards back into the Festival this year, so if you have a young group up to the age of 18 years, they are welcome to enter.

Please make sure you fill out the submission form carefully, which you’ll find under DROAPF form, as the information will be directly used for the program and any media relating to the event.

For full details of the theatre’s amenities go to Venue Hire and you will find detail there.

As always, food and refreshments will be available for purchase at the Bar.

If you have any questions please direct them to Evie Housham at gemcoplayers@gmail.com or call 5968 2844