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Short Cuts 2021

The Ten Minute Play Festival


7 new plays - 10 minutes each - 1 fast paced show

Back for it's 7th year

A company of 27 playwrights, directors, designers and actors collaborate on this fun, fast paced festival.  Our usual after show reception (kinda like a party) TBA. 

The Company (alphabetically)

  • Lauren Allen
  • Johanna Arnott
  • Jim Arthur
  • Lisa Bayliss
  • Jared Beattie
  • Jenna Berenbaum
  • Joel Bernbaum
  • Skye Brandon
  • Erin Brophy
  • Torien Cafferata
  • Caleigh Crow
  • Mac Dawson
  • Marley Duckett
  • Cynthia Dyck
  • Kristi Friday
  • Jalisa Gonie
  • SE Grummett
  • Bobbi Lee Jones
  • Chris Krug-Iron
  • Kat MacLean
  • Bruce McKay
  • Charlie Peters
  • Katelyn Polischuk
  • Emily Rempel
  • Danica Tempel
  • Abbey Thiessen
  • Anna Yaworski

The Plays

  • 18 Jews Order Chinese Food.  Family, tradition, nourishment, mirrors, marriage, life, death, internet, age, kosher, matriarch.
  • Stone Picker.  Elvis, family, growing up, reading, spoilers, protractors, supper, routine, property taxes, evidence, elbows.
  • Geriatric Albino Burmese Python.  Age, decay, time and timelessness, Britney Spears, VMAs, delete browser history, relationships, facts, truth, mall soft, snakes.
  • Spurs and the Bees.  Toast, routine, family, growing up, awkward conversations, knocking, newspaper, dreams, immortality, Harrison Ford.
  • Pot Roast.  Growing up, rules, manual, two parts, maybe, questioning, computer, disengage, learned behaviour, experiment.
  • Shoes.  Bleak optimism, teammate, family, loss, fragmented, oldest and youngest child, salvaged, nothing, I love you.
  • Antifa Supersoldier.  Well, this script is a mishmash word cloud in itself, with a little more structure.

Theatre in Covid Times...

Masks must be worn in the building.  And please bring your vaxx pass and i.d.  Seating for this event will be at 50% to accommodate more spacing.

We look forward to sharing a safe and creative space with you.


Short Cuts 2021

November 19, 2021 - November 21, 2021

Fri & Sat, 8pm   Sun 2pm



all seats PWYC (Pay-what-you-choose)

Tickets purchased online will be emailed.  If you do not receive a confirmation email with tickets attached, please contact the box office.  boxoffice@ontheboards.ca  (306) 653-5191

Because of reduced seating we sold out very quickly.  We look forward to next year when we can safely have full audiences again.  Take Care.

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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 1C4 Canada
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