This year, the 2020/2021 Ten Minute Play Contest was part of Theatre Nova Scotia's virtual High School Drama Festival. 

Theatre Nova Scotia and DramaFest are excited to announce the results of this year's contest.

The winners were/les gagnants étaient:

Building Blocks by Jessie Bruce, from Bridgetown Regional Community School in Bridgetown, NS.

Watch the filmed reading of Building Blocks here!

Time's Flight by Savannah Borden from Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High School.

Watch the filmed reading of Time's Flight here!

"I’m Savannah Borden! I live in Antigonish, NS and I go to Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High School. I’m in grade 11 and I love to write. I plan to do anything that involves English literature when I graduate."

Searching for Answers by Tristan Cameron from Dr.John Hugh Gillis Regional High School.

Watch the filmed reading of Searching for Answers here!

Congratulations to our finalists!

Nos félicitations à chacun des écrivains!

In May 2021, students received feedback from directors and we able to participate in the virtual rehearsal and recording of their plays.

From all of us here at TNS and DramaFest, we would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to all who submitted their work to our contest. Nova Scotia is lucky to have such a group of talented future playwrights in our province.

Theatre Nova Scotia is pleased to have the support of Playwrights Atlantic Resource Centre in providing artistic development for our young writers.




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