Drama Festival Programme 2018

05-Mar-2018


2018 GIBRALTAR DRAMA FESTIVAL

 

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce the 2018 Gibraltar Drama Festival will take place from Tuesday 20th to Saturday 24th March 2018. All performances will take place at the Ince’s Hall. A total of 12 plays will be presented as follows:

 

Dates: Tuesday 20th to Saturday 24th March 2018

 

Tuesday 20th March 2018 – 7:00pm  Ince’s Hall Theatre

 

1.    Trafalgar Theatre Group presents: “How My Light Is Spent” a comedy/drama by Alan Harris (15+)

 

2.    127 Knights Kreation presents: “Family Cycle”, an original drama by Olumide Williams Ogunfowode (18+)

 

Wednesday 21st March 2018 – 7.00pm Ince’s Hall Theatre

 

1.         GAMPA Infants presents: “The Brementown Rappers”, a fable adapted by Justin McCory Martin (U)

 

2.         GAMPA Juniors presents: “The History of the Entire World… in 20 minutes”, a comedy by Rod Martin (U)

 

3.         Bayside & Westside Drama Group presents: “La Calle Comedia”, an original comedy by Julian Felices (PG)

 

4.         GAMPA Teens presents “Streuth”, a farce comedy by Michael Green (U)

 

Thursday 22nd March 2018 – 7:00pm  

 

1.    Bayside & Westside Drama Group presents: “Layla”, an original drama by Julian Felices (15+)

 

2.    Trafalgar Theatre Group presents: “Exit Right, Running”, a comedy/drama by Tony Layton (PG)

 

3.    127 Knights Kreation presents: “Reflections”, an original drama by Olumide Williams Ogunfowode (18+)

 

Friday 23rd March 2018 – 7:30pm Ince’s Hall Theatre

 

1.         Medway Youth Theatre presents: “The Adventures of Polly”, an original drama by Maisy Crunden (U)

 

2.         GAMPA Senior presents: “I Am Me”, an original drama by Christian Santos (PG)

 

 

3.         Medway Youth Theatre presents: “Her Relationship with Depression”, an original drama by Mae Ballantyne (PG)

 

 

Saturday 25th March 2018 – 7.30pm

 

GALA NIGHT – The Finals Night will include the top two or three plays and will include the winning play of the Festival, followed by the awards ceremony by the Minister for Culture the Hon Steven Linares MP.

 

The Adjudicator will give a short delivery about each performance at the end of every session.

 

Tickets for the festival will be on sale on weekdays at the John Mackintosh Hall as from Wednesday 28th February 2018, between 9.30am and 4.30pm. During performance days, tickets will be on sale at the venue an hour before the session begins. Tickets are priced as follows:

 

Each Performance Session – £5.00

Gala Night – £10.00 

Season Ticket - £ 25.00

Student Season Ticket - £20

 

For any further information please contact the Events Department, Gibraltar Cultural Services on 20067236 or email: info@culture.gi