News: One-Act Festival Winners and New ADFA Board Announced

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News: One-Act Festival Winners and New ADFA Board Announced

Here are the names of the winners of the 2012 Provincial Adult One Act Festival hosted by the Alberta Drama Festival Association (ADFA):

Outstanding Production: The Wooden Pear by Gillian Plowman presented by the Dewdney Players Group Theatre, Okotoks

Outstanding Director: The Wooden Pear by Gillian Plowman directed by Florence Maione and Steve Buoninsegni

Outstanding Performance: Used Car for Sale by Lewis John Carlino presented by Castor Little Theatre, Castor – Don Sissions

Outstanding Performance: Maud Gonne Says No to the Poet by Susan Rivers presented by Salley Garden Players, Edmonton – Clare Mullen

A good time was had by all at this festival held at the Bailey Theatre in Camrose on April 13 and 14. Thanks to the organizing committee for a very successful festival. And thanks to Donovan Workun the adjudicator.

Theatre Alberta would also like to congratulate and welcome both new and returning ADFA Board Members, elected during the weekend of the festival:

ADFA Executive:

  • President: Dawn Marshall
  • Vice President: Mary-Ellen Perley
  • Treasurer: Celia Penman
  • Secretary: Adrian Tanasichuk
  • Past President: Cliff Cameron

Representatives:

  • Big Valley: Theo Thirsk
  • Calgary: Scott McTavish
  • Chinook: Kate Connoly
  • Cypress: Michelle Grant 
  • Foothills: Celia Penman
  • Edmonton: Mary-Ellen Perley
  • Heartland: Deb Isbister
  • Peace Country East: Michael Beamish
  • Peace Country West: Adrian Tanasichuk
  • Yellowhead: Linda Szweczyk 
  • Steve McHugh: Director at Large