The Short Play Festival

Sunday, Apr 11, 2021

Seattle, WA 98102

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Schedule of Events

Boy Scout

Written By Rob Roth
Directed By Josh Castille

Robert, a Deaf adult, looks back on his oral childhood and his first experience away from home affected his relationship with his older brother.

Oh Sh*t

Written By Jevon Whetter
Directed by Dickie Hearts

Howard scrambles his way into a second floor bathroom during a Deaf party. He finds himself in a dilemma when a surprise visitor joins him and puts everyone in a compromising situation.


Written & Directed By Alexandria Wailes

A brief glimpse into intimate and complex conversations between mother, her daughter and her two aunts around societal expectations of women, colorism and audism woven through a tapestry of music, body positivity and the claiming of one's space. These conversations take place within two bathrooms.

Plumb Crazy Pipe Dream

Written By Aimee Chou
Directed By Aarron Loggins

When an airborne pandemic hits water-afflicted Flint, Michigan, a long-suffering couple must reckon with what it means to move on from the past and build a future.

Surprise Guest

Written By Joey Caverly
Directed By Seth Gore

An ancient woman named Martha gets ready for her nighttime routine, unaware that someone--or something--is in the same room with her.


Written By Kalen Feeney
Directed By Michelle Banks

Ben, a hitman for hire, executes his hits—but not in the way his employers intended.

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