7th Annual 10-Minute Play Festival

October 13-14 at 7:30pm

October 15 at 2pm

Tickets: $10 DAC Members / $12 General

Group rates are available for parties of 12 or more, which includes reserved/priority seating. Please contact Doug Gonzalez, doug@durangoarts.org or (970) 259-2606, Ext 13 for more information.

“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.”

The culminating event in DAC’s 10-Minute Play Celebration, this festival has become one of Durango’s favorite theatre events. Featuring winners and finalists of the DAC 10-minute Play Contest, come to DAC Theatre to support original works and celebrate new, emerging and professional voices in the American theatre! This fast-paced theatre evening offering a grab-bag of comedy and drama is not to be missed!

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10-Minute Play Staged Readings

Friday, June 2 at 7pm
In the DAC Theater

DAC received a total of 121 play submissions from playwrights–emerging and professional – from all across North America, as well as England and New Zealand for the 7th Annual 10-Minute Play Contest.

The top five finalist plays will be presented as staged readings on Friday, June 2 at 7pm. Judges will select the Grand Prize Winner for an award of $500 and the audience will vote and choose their favorite, the People’s Choice Award, for an award of $100.

The Durango Arts Center is excited to present its 2017 Theatre Season featuring a variety of genres and stories including a contemporary drama, dynamic rock musical, inspired new works and an all-time beloved family show for all to enjoy.  

Elevate your theatre experience as a Season Subscriber and benefit from:

  • Personalized, advance notice to reserve your show dates
  • Priority seating at all DAC performances
  • A beverage and popcorn punch pass.

3 Ways to Subscribe:

  1. Purchase your season package online
  2. Call the Box Office: (970) 259-2606, Ext 13
  3. Drop in and see us at 802 E 2nd Avenue, downtown Durango