2018 One-Act Play Festival
November 9, 10 and 11
Adjudicator: Jenn Sellers
Jenn literally grew up on the community theatre stage. With more than 35 years experience in community theatre as an actor, director, stage manager and lighting technician, Jenn has taken on almost every role there is to be had in production. She got her start on the Oakville Centre Stage as a child and never looked back. Jenn moved her life to Toronto in her 20s to pursue a teaching career and has been a teacher of Theatre Arts for the past 13 years teaching students in grades 7-12 Musical Theatre, Drama and Dance. Jenn's passion for acting takes her beyond the stage and she has begun her on screen acting career. Having performed in more than 70 different community theatre productions her favourite roles to date were: Carolyn in Having Hope at Home, Sylvia in Sylvia, Katrin in I Remember Mama, Emily in Our Town, Nancy in Oliver! and one of her first lead roles Lizzie in The Last Real Summer. Jenn has directed multiple productions including Les Misérables, Cinderella, The Miracle Worker and The Crucible. Working as a teacher Jenn and her students participate in the National Theatre School Drama Festival (formerly the SEARS Ontario Drama Festival) for which Jenn has been a district coordinator for the past 4 years in Toronto. Working in the festival, Jenn has been a mentor to new Adjudicators, worked with hundreds of students and teachers and hosted many years of the festival. Jenn has training from the University of Toronto, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Classical Theatre Lab, Equity Showcase, and Armstrong Acting Studios. As an adjudicator Jenn sees the process of play development and performance through her many different experiences and enjoys working in collaboration with the cast, crew and creative team to better understand the process. As a passionate educator and adjudicator Jenn looks forward to seeing all the hard work come to fruition on stage and sharing in all of your many successes!
We welcome EODL members to the One Act Festival hosted by Domino Theatre.
Domino is located at 52 Church Street, off King Street West which is a major road along the Kingston waterfront. Church Street is 2 blocks long ending at Garrigan Park and Domino Theatre.
The theatre has ample free parking, with three accessible spaces.
All theatre spaces are accessible.
The theatre seats 163 - with three openings for wheelchairs in the front row. Seats are numbered.
There is WiFi onsite.
Domino has a snack bar in the lounge with modest prices.
We will provide snacks backstage and during the private adjudication.
There are restaurants within walking distance – Subway, a Chinese, Sushi, Tim’s and The Portsmouth House - a public house.
We have arranged to have The Ambassador Hotel as our EODL Festival Hotel,
1550 Princess Street. 613-548-3605. Let them know you are attending the EODL Festival.
The room price is $109 per night.
The brunch is also at The Ambassador Hotel, starting at noon on Sunday.
The hotel has free parking and a restaurant onsite and is about a 12 minute drive to Domino Theatre.
It is also the site of the brunch Sunday starting at noon.