July 27-28, 2013Falls TheatreRunning Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes (with one intermission)
ACT's 2013 New Play Award recipient is Red Earth, Gold Gate, Shadow Sky by Mark Jenkins. Jenkins' play is a story based on real events, about a Cambodian family who lives through the American bombing of Southeast Asia, survives the horrors of the killing fields and the brutal Khmer Rouge regime, struggles to adapt as immigrants in modern Seattle, and has to fight for a place in America where incarceration and deportation are a constant threat. Directed by Victor Pappas and featuring Ray Tagavilla, Sreymom Serey, Ben Gonio, Todd Jefferson Moore, Jose “JoJo” Abaoag, Hana Lass, Darragh Kennan, Daniel Brockley, Akhi Vadari, Thomas Dang, and Allison Strickland.
Now in its eighth year, the ACT New Play Award is sponsored by Gian-Carlo and Eulalie Scandiuzzi. The winner receives $2,500 and the opportunity to workshop their play at ACT.
This is a free event, but an RSVP is strongly recommended.Click on the calendar at the right to reserve tickets on July 27 or 28.