2017 Red Eye 10s International Play Festival

CAT Theatre is once again the East Coast Host to the Red Eye 10s International Play Festival.

The festival takes place on September 30, 2017, and is a 24-Hour, 10-Minute Play festival featuring six original plays in multiple theaters around the world ON THE SAME DAY! Red Eye hosts produce the six plays and share that process with everyone else involved through social media and our redeye10s.com website. It’s a worldwide collaboration and celebration of new work. The festival culminates in an exciting evening of public performances on September 30, 2017.

This year, Producer H Lynn Smith is looking for a wide variety of team members to participate in this 24 hour event at CAT Theatre. This is a volunteer event.

Crew: We need 6 crew members to perform set up of the plays & theater, help keep track of people and help with food for everyone including a reception after the event. We are also looking for Box Office Manager & two ushers; lights & sound operators; a stage manager.

Directors: 6 Directors. Directors will be selected on a first come first selected process and will draw their script titles randomly from a hat. We are looking for 6 directors. Deadline for directors to contact us is August 16, 2017. They will be provided the scripts one week in advance and are strongly encouraged to locate costume pieces and props for their plays. CAT will also have some generic props and such on hand.

Actors: 18-36 actors are needed. Actors are accepted on a first come basis and will be expected to learn their lines. Actors’ names will be placed into a hat and assigned roles by the process of random drawing by directors on Friday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Social Media Team: We are looking for 7 people to handle tweeting/facebook/instagramming, and communication for their team.

Please email volunteers@cattheatre.com or call 804-262-9760 to participate or to get more information.

Event date

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 7:00pm