Sign up for All In A Day will open at 7:00 p.m., on September 11.  Click here to sign up:

After a two year hiatus, Dreamwell Theatre, City Circle Acting Company and the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts are proud to bring back the All In A Day Play Festival!

On the night of Friday, October 7, seven writers, seven director,s and 35 actors will come together to create seven original plays. Writers are randomly assigned a location, a genre, and one other dramatic detail to include in their scripts. Writers, actors, and directors brainstorm ideas while the writers scurry away to create a ten minute play by 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning. At that time, the actors and directors take over.Twenty-four hours from the start of the festival – after a whirlwind of creative mayhem – theatre lovers are treated to a variety of unique shows at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Plays and performances are adjudicated and awards will be presented for performances, plays and directors.

Links to the sign up form will be posted at and at The first 35 actors who sign up will be in the show. There will be 25 slots for adults and 10 slot for students in 7th-12th grade.  Slots fill up quickly, so sign up early! Once slots are filled, additional requests will be placed on a waiting list.

The time commitment for actors is roughly two hours on the evening of Friday, October 7 and the entire day and evening of Saturday, October 8th. The performance will be held at 7:30 on October 8th at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.

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