1st Annual One Act Play Festival

Presented by the Sprague Community Theater & Bandon Playhouse

August 11 – 18, 2024

At the Sprague Community Theater in Bandon, Oregon

Rules and Regulations

All Theatrical Groups Welcome
Performers age 15 and older

1. Groups may only submit one play per Festival.

2. Un-produced work is encouraged. If doing published work, we will need to see that you have paid for the rights to perform.

3. Plays that have had staged readings are eligible.

4. No adaptations, children’s plays, or musicals.

5. Length maximum: 30 minutes (no minimum).

6. Settings: Simple or suggested.

7. All plays should be submitted as PDFs with the title in caps, followed by the playwright’s name. Example: APRIL SHOWERS May Smith.

8. Play script cover sheet should include
a) Performing group’s contact information– name, address, phone, email
b) Playwright / Author’s contact information
c) It may also include a short synopsis

9. Any stage play format is acceptable.

play performers on stage
cast photo

How to Apply

Application Deadline: May 15, 2024

Performance dates will be announced June 15, 2024.

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Festival FAQs

More information about the Sprague Community Theater, Bandon, and the One Act Play Festival presenters . . . .

The Sprague Community Theater Performance Space

The Sprague Community Theater is a 246-seat proscenium style performing arts venue located in Bandon City Park, 1202 11th St. SW, Bandon, Oregon.

Back stage amenities include a spacious hallway / green room space and two dressing rooms. Each dressing room is equipped with a private restroom. All public spaces in the theater are ADA accessible.

View stage floor plan PDF.

Bandon Lodging, Dining & Attractions

Bandon, Oregon, is located on the Southern Oregon Coast, and our Sprague Community Theater is within walking distance of the beach!

If you are a return visitor, or discovering Bandon for the first time, we hope you enjoy your theater experience along with Bandon’s other attractions.

To plan your stay, visit the Bandon Chamber of Commerce website, Bandon.com, to browse lodging, dining and activity options.

Festival Presenters

The Sprague Community Theater is owned by the City of Bandon. Our inaugural one act play festival is presented by the city along with our local community theater organization, Bandon Playhouse. To learn more about our theater venue and how to offer your support, check out or Involvement page.

For more information about the play festival, email our theater manager Stephanie Jones at events@ci.bandon.or.us.

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