All in a Day Play Festival Moved to Feb. 1

The 9th All in a Day Play Festival sponsored by Dreamwell Theatre, Iowa City Community Theatre, and City Circle Theatre Company has been moved to Saturday, February 1 at 7:30pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.

On Friday evening, January 31 a group of writers, directors and actors will come together to create six original plays. Writers are randomly assigned a location, a genre, and one other dramatic detail to include in their scripts. Writers, actors, and directors brainstorm ideas. The writers then leave to create ten-minute plays by 8:00 am Saturday morning when the actors and directors receive the play.

The six original plays will be performed 24 hours after the start of the festival. Plays and performances are adjudicated and awards will be presented for performances, plays, and directors. Tickets are $15 each and can be purchased at the CCPA box office at 1301 5th Street, Coralville, by phone at 319-248-9370, or online at The box office is open Tuesday through Friday from 12:00 to 4:00 pm, and one hour before the performance.