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Sixth Act One-Act Play Winners Announced

Congratulations to all our student winners! ​​

The Sixth Act is pleased to announce the following four winners of the 2020 One-Act Play Contest: Emily Newsome, Hana Oh, Ella Quinn-Marsh, and Misty Yarnall. The four plays will be read online by student, faculty, and community actors and directed by MCC professors. Registration information to watch the readings, followed by a live conversation with the winning playwrights, is below. You can register to virtually attend any time before (and during) the event itself. Please register now and get it on your calendar. Then sit back and watch the world premiere reading of these winning plays from the safety and comfort of your own couch.


Sixth Act Directed Winning Plays Webinar


Online. Clink on this LINK to register (anytime before and during the event to watch the readings)


Thursday, May 7th at 7:00 PM.


"The Thing About War"

By Emily Newsome

Directed by Heather Rene Chang

Arthur played by Tracy Chang

Jerald played by Dominic Perrone


"A Bag of Jjinppang"

By Hana Oh

Directed by Heather Rene Chang

Sunja played by Hana Oh

Joon played by Tracy Chang

Nurse played by Kiyomi Oliver


"Still Asleep"

By Ella Quinn-Marsh

Directed by Midge Marshall

Rose played by Lizzi Adams

Eddy played by Tracy Chang

Mary played by Maria Brandt


"I'm Sorry, Carrie"

By Misty Yarnall

Directed by Maria Brandt

Carrie played by Heather Rene Chang

Mom played by Midge Marshall

Thank you to the Creative Arts Committee, the Student Awards Committee, Tina Woodruff, and all those who encouraged students to enter.

Stevens, Angelique