Baytown Little Theater’s production of God of Carnage, by Yazmina Reza, will perform at the statefestival, sponsored by Texas Nonprofit Theatres, for the right to advance in the national AACTFest community theatre competition. The festival will feature performances by ten theatres from across Texas, with plays ranging from The Diaries of Adam and Eve, by Port Arthur’s Act One, Scene One Theatre Company, to Denton Community Theatre’s production of Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill.. The conference and festival runs Thursday-Saturday, March 14 through 16, with the highlight being keynote speaker Del Shores, actor and playwright best known for his plays Daddy’s Dying, Who’s Got the Will and Sordid Lives.
God of Carnage will perform Friday evening, March 15, in the 7:30 block with Dickinson’s Bay Area Harbour Playhouse’s comedy Dashing Through the Snow. BLT’s show is directed by Taylor Dobbs, and features performances by Amy Miller-Martin, Chelsea Denard, Kenny Haney, and Ryan Martin.
For more information on the annual TNT state theatre conference and festival competition, click here.