Plays With Awards & Accolades

Plays With Awards & Accolades


Among Friends and Clutter

Among Friends and Clutter

  • Sisseton High School, Superior Production, Outstanding Ensemble in the 2008 South Dakota State One Act Competition
  • Northumberland High School won their District Festival in the Virginal High School League
  • Won the 2013 Southeastern Theatre Conference Play Festival



betweenity

betweenity

  • Cambridge-Isanti High School - 2013 - Mississippi 8 Starred Performance, Minnesota sub-section 7AA Champions, Minnesota Section 7AA Champions, and Minnesota State Festival Performers

The Blue and the Grey

The Blue and the Grey

  • RCHS Drama Club - 1st place finish at VHSL One-Act Competition, conference & regional level

Body Body

Body Body

  • Awarded Silver at The 2011 Singapore Youth Festival.

Body Body: Competition Length Version

Body Body: Competition Length Version

  • Awarded Silver at The 2011 Singapore Youth Festival.

Box

Box

  • Thurso Players won the 2017 Caithness District Scottish Community Drama Association Youth Festival of one act plays and the Intermediate award for the Highland Division.
  • Kipling C.I. - Award of Excellence: Ensemble, National Theatre School Ontario Drama Festival, Regionals
  • Milwaukie High School - Audience Choice at Tournament of Plays

The Bright Blue Mailbox Suicide Note

The Bright Blue Mailbox Suicide Note

  • Winner of TADA! Theater's 2000 One-Act Playwriting Competition in New York!
  • 2004 Maine State Finals, Division 2, 2nd place
  • 2004 North Dakota State Finals, 3rd Place
  • Swept the 2004 IML One-Act Competition awards.
  • Article from the Saugeen Times
  • New Town High School - 1st place, Superior Acting Awards for entire cast as Ensemble, Director of the Year; Region 9 One-Act Play Competition

The Butterfly Queen

The Butterfly Queen

  • Medomak Valley High School - Class A Runner-up 2018 Maine Drama Festival, 2 students named to All Star Festival Cast, special commendation for lighting


Carrying the Calf

Carrying the Calf

  • DORA Award for outstanding theatre for young audiences
  • Chalmer's Award winner

Chicken. Road.

Chicken. Road.

  • CM Russell High School (Great Falls, Montana) won the Overall Outstanding Production (Drama) award at the 2015 Montana State Thespian Convention.
  • Tecumseh Vista Academy - Award of Merit - Monologues, NTS Drama Festival - Regionals
  • Tecumseh Vista Academy - Award of Merit - Ensemble Performance, NTS Drama Festival - Regionals
  • O'Neill CVI - Outstanding Production, District Level, Ontario Theatre Festival
  • Tecumseh Vista Academy Secondary - 2018 Ontario Drama Festival District Level: Award of Distinction for Choreography: Kaitlyn Pecaski, Award of Distinction for Ensemble: Tecumseh Vista Academy, Award of Excellence for Acting: Chloe Dudley as "One", Outstanding Production 2018

Circus Olympus

Circus Olympus


Clowns with Guns (A Vaudeville)

Clowns with Guns (A Vaudeville)

  • Clarinda High School - Critics Choice in One-Act Category of Iowa Speech Association Large Group Speech Contest

darklight

darklight

  • Governor Simcoe Secondary School - Award of Merit - Costuming, NTS Drama Festival - Regionals
  • Governor Simcoe Secondary School - Award of Excellence - Contributions to Canadian Theatre, NTS Drama Festival - Regionals
  • Century High School - 1st Place in the 2019 State A One-Act Play Contest

A Deep, Poetic Journey Into Something

A Deep, Poetic Journey Into Something

  • Section 1A Honours in Minnesota and a State One Act Festival Participant.
  • South Tama County High School - Advanced to the All-State Competition in Reader's Theatre
  • Winona Middle School - 3rd place, Minnesota State HS League, Section 1 AA one-act play competition

Drop Dead, Juliet!

Drop Dead, Juliet!

  • The 9th most-performed short play in North American high schools, according to the Educational Theatre Association's annual production survey.

Emotional Baggage

Emotional Baggage

  • St. Cloud HS earned the double-honor of performing at the 2007 Florida State Thespian Festival and at the Orlando Fringe Festival
  • Straight Superior marks and Critic's Choice awards for New Smyrna Beach High School at the Florida District 3 Competition.
  • Award of Excellence, Ensemble Performance, Port Credit SS
  • Best Play Award - Gander Collegiate
  • Esterhazy High School - 2018 Saskatchewan Drama Festival, Regionals, Best Overall Production

Flaky Lips

Flaky Lips

  • Winner of TADA! Theater's 2003 One-Act Playwriting Competition in New York!
  • Part of TADA! Theater's Best of 15 years Staged Reading Series
  • Outstanding District Production, Essex District High School 2006 Sears Drama Festival
  • Advanced to Regional Showcase, John Fraser Secondary School 2007 Sears Drama Festival
  • Best Overall Production at the 2009 Saskatchewan Drama Association Region 7 festival
  • Advanced to the All Ontario Showcase of the 2013 Sears Drama Festival

The Gift

The Gift

  • Winner of the 2013 Ronald Ruble New Play Festival

Hamlette

Hamlette

  • "Superior" - 2004 Florida State Thespian Festival. Miami Southridge Senior High School, troupe 1641.
  • Sisseton High School, Won 2003 Regionals & advanced to State competition (won 3 individual acting awards)
  • Sisseton High School, Won 2009 Regionals & advanced to State competition (2 individual acting awards)

Hoodie

Hoodie

  • Best Production Award at the 2013 Dandenong Ranges One Act Play Youth Festival.
  • Best Canadian Play, 2013 Sears Drama Festival Niagara District.
  • Best Production 2014 Kentucky Theatre Association Middle School Festival

A Lighter Shade of Noir

A Lighter Shade of Noir

  • Millhopper Montessori School - Superior Award - Florida Junior Regional Festival

Look Me in the Eye

Look Me in the Eye

  • Crews Lake Middle School - Superior Production & Critic's Choice; 2017 Florida Jr. Thespian District 11 One Act Competition
  • Crews Lake Middle School - Superior Production; 2018 Florida Jr. Thespian State Competition in Orlando
  • Sisseton High School, Won 2004 Regionals & advanced to State competition (won Superior Play award, Ensemble Acting award and 4 individual acting awards)
  • Mount Carmel Academy - Chapter Select for the Louisiana State Thespian Festival

Mmmbeth

Mmmbeth

  • Outstanding Production, 2008 Sears Drama Festival, Georgian Bay District

Power Play

Power Play

  • Prince Rupert SS Won the Northwest Zone of their Drama Festival
  • Mills Godwin HS at the Virginia High School League State Theatre Festival
  • John Fraser SS; outstanding district production Sears Drama Festival
  • Belle Fourche High School; Superior Production, Outstanding Ensemble at the 2008 South Dakota State One Act Festival
  • Outstanding Production, Adam Scott CVI, Sears Drama Festival

Pressure

Pressure

  • Chapter Select Showcase at the 2006 International Thespians Festival
  • Freeman Academy chosen to perform at 2007 SD One Act Play State Championship

School Daze

School Daze

  • University School of Nova Southeastern University invited to perform at Florida State Junior Thespian Festival

Shakespeare on a Shoestring - Cymbeline!

Shakespeare on a Shoestring - Cymbeline!

  • With twelve actors and twelve plot devices, this piece had a neat symmetry to it and proved, once again, that you don’t need a fancy set and complicated props to get a story across. This team used the script, some good physical theatre and their obvious joy of being on stage to produce an uplifting example of Shakespeare on a shoestring. Source

Shuddersome: Tales of Poe

Shuddersome: Tales of Poe

  • Advanced to the All Ontario Showcase of the 2013 Sears Drama Festival
  • Clinton High School - Best Overall Costume at North Mississippi DramaFest; Best Overall Costume at Mississippi Theatre Association Festival
  • Laingsburg High School - Advanced to the State level of The 2018 Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association Theater Festival
  • Langley Fine Arts School - Outstanding performance in the Langley District Drama Festival, advanced to the 2019 British Columbia Provincial Festival
  • Cambridge-Isanti High School - 2019 - Mississippi 8 conference starred Performance, Minnesota Sub-Section 7AA Champions, Minnesota Section 7AA Champions and Minnesota State Festival Performers

Skid Marks: A Play About Driving

Skid Marks: A Play About Driving

  • Gold Medal, Fuller Middle School, Massachusetts Middle School Drama Festival
  • Sisseton High School chosen to perform at 2007 SD One Act Play State Championship

Stressed

Stressed

  • Stromness Drama Club - 1st place: Orkney District Scottish Community Drama one-act Festival (youth)
  • Stromness Drama Club - 1st place: Northern Divisional Final
  • Stromness Drama Club - 2018 Scotland Community Theatre Association One Act Festival: Divisional Winner

Stroke Static

Stroke Static

  • Listowel District Secondary School 2007 Sears Drama Festival Outstanding Production
  • Outstanding Production, 2008 Sears Drama Festival, Niagara District
  • Bolder Creek HS, 2008 Northern Arizona Acting Festival, Superior ranking at the regional level and Best Ensemble at the State level
  • Washington and Lee High School won first place in the 2009 Region A Theatre Festival

The Tempest

The Tempest

  • Performed 2003 at the Duncan YMCA Chernin Center for the Arts

This Phone Will Explode at the Tone

This Phone Will Explode at the Tone

  • Invited to Play Marathon, Lincoln, NE

Through the Looking-Glass

Through the Looking-Glass

  • Honorable Mention Distinguished Play as well as the top ensemble acting award in the 2013 NCTC State Play Festival

ths phne 2.0: the next generation

ths phne 2.0: the next generation

  • Oxford High School received a superior ranking and the Best in Show Title at their 2011 district level Trumbauer festival competition.

Tick Talk

Tick Talk

  • Arnprior DHS at the 2006 Sears Drama Festival All Ontario Showcase
  • Outstanding Production, Arnprior DHS, 2006 Sears Drama Festival Eastern Regional Showcase
  • F. A. Middle School received a Gold Medal at the 2007 Mass Middle School Drama Festival
  • Outstanding Production for Bear Creek S.S. at the 2009 Regional Sears Drama Festival
  • 2010 Outstanding Production for Woodhaven Middle School in the Alberta Zone ll West Festival
  • Hazen High School won a superior ranking and best Ensemble Award at the 2011 North Dakota One Act Festival

Tuna Fish Eulogy

Tuna Fish Eulogy

  • Winner of the 1996 National Playwriting Award for best one-act play.
  • Swept the All England Theatre Festival Northern Area Final
  • Bayside High School earned a "Superior" ranking at the 2006 Florida State Thespian Festival.
  • Nelson County High School earns first place over all in Virginia High School League "A" one act competition
  • Best Production Zone 2 Alberta High School Drama Festival 2014

Wait Wait Bo Bait

Wait Wait Bo Bait

  • "Superior" - 2004 Florida State Thespian Festival
  • 2007 Ontario Showcase, Sears Drama Festival, Char-Lan DHS
  • Mayfield High School won First Place One Act in the Four Corners Theatre Festival

who are we, who we are

who are we, who we are

  • Rushford-Peterson High School - Section 1A champions and State Participant, Minnesota.