Always a fan favorite, Benchwarmers is now in its 16th year! Each year, the Playhouse sends out a call for local playwrights to create a ten-minute one-act play for which the only set is a simple park bench. Join us this year for eight new plays and see what our local talent has created!
This years selections are:
Benchportals by Katie Johnson
directed by Corbin Albaugh
featuring John Francis and Kendall Mac
Dorothy Touches Down by Dianna A. Lewis
directed by Barbara Hatch
featuring Steven Oakey and Tallis Rose
For Lack of a Tail by John Cullinan
directed by Gwen Lewis
featuring Marty Madden and BJ Stokey
Meet the Authors by Talia Pura
directed by Karen Ryan
featuring Kathi Collins, Cindy Coulter, Marguerite Louise Scott and Danette Sills
One Step Farther by Jay Schecker
directed by Kathi Collins
featuring Iain May and Jeff Nell
Still Life with Tulips by Richard Dargan
directed by Barry Hazen
featuring Ruben Muller, Lacey Bingham and Eibhlin Brennan
The Scorpion and the Songbird by Marguerite Louise Scott
directed by Talia Pura
featuring Felix Cordova and Sherry Engstrom
Waiting for Waiting for Godot by Mark Friedman
directed by Ron Bloomberg
featuring David Trujillo, Marty Madden, BJ Stokey and Bill Dupuy
Showtimes are Thursday – Saturday at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2pm.
Tickets are $25 for Adults, $20 for seniors, teachers and military, and $15 for students.
Special Event pricing – Preview on Thursday, October 5th – $15 for everyone; Opening Night on Saturday, October 7th – $30 for everyone.
The Santa Fe Playhouse
142 E. De Vargas St.