AACTFest 2023: Moving On | AACT

AACTFest 2023: Moving On

Advancing to the National Festival
Theatres selected to represent their States/Regions in AACTFest 2023

State winners moving on to their regional festival are shown below. (Some states qualify to send two shows to the regional festival) Winners of the regional festivals will move on to the AACTFest 2023, the National Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. [map of AACT Regions]

Names in blue below indicate regional winners moving on to the national festival

Region State Theatre City Production
1 CT The Lexington Players of New England Windsor Winter Flowers, by Lily Rusek
2 MD Rockville Little Theatre Rockville Pride@Prejudice, by Daniel Elihu Kramer
2 MD Raging Hag Productions Lexington
Paradise, by Trish Cole
2 NY Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop South Fallsburg Benevolent Alliance of Mourners, by Ken Preuss
3 IL Mandi Theater Buffalo Grove Bhagavadajjukam, by Bodhayan
3 IN Kokomo Civic Theatre Kokomo Silent Sky, by Lauren Gunderson
3 MI The Sauk Jonesville Desert Song, by Mark Cornell
3 OH Actors Collaborative Toledo Toledo Alabaster, by Audrey Cefaly
3 WI Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre Beaver Dam For the Love of…Camping!, by Ricardo Ramirez
3 WI Kettle Moraine
Slinger Three Viewings, by Jefrey Hatcher
4a MS Meridian Little Theatre Meridian Drinks on Me, by Prince Duren
4a KY Playhouse in the Park Murray Wanda's Visit, by Christopher Durang
4a MS Starkville Community Theatre Starkville Underneath the Lintel, by Glen Berger
4b AL Theatre Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Launch Day, by Michael Higgins
4b AL Wetumpka Depot Players Wetumpka A Storm Came Up, by Kristy Meanor and Doug Segrest
4b GA Augusta Players Augusta Sister Act, Jr., Music by Alan Menkin, Lyrics by Glenn Slater, Book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner
4b FL Highlands Lakeside Theatre Sebring Head of the Family, by  Laura Byron Wade
4b GA St Marys Children's Theatre, Inc.
DBA Saltwater Performing Arts
St. Marys The SpongeBob Musical: Youth Edition
Kyle Jarrow, Musical Production conceived by Tina Landau, Original Songs By Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Panic! At The Disco, Plain White T's, They Might Be Giants, T.I and Songs by David Bowie, Tom Kenny & Andy Paley, Additional Lyrics by Jonathan Coulton, Additional Music by Tom Kitt, Musical Production Conceived by Tina Landau
4b AL Theatre Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Launch Day (Love Stories from the Year 2108), by Michael Higgins
4b SC The Community Playhouse of Lancaster County Lancaster WASP, by Steve Martin
4b FL Venice Theatre Venice Hamlet POV, by  William Shakespeare, adapted by Murray Chase
4b AL Wetumpka Depot Players Wetumpka A Storm Came Up , by Kristy Meanor and Doug Segrest
5 IA Ankeny Community Theatre Ankeny The Children, by Lucy Kirkwood
5 IA Carousel Theatre Indianola Code Five, by Marc Holland
6 AR Studio Theatre Little Rock Constellations, by Nick Payne
6 NM Bulldogs Theatre Artesia Who are we, who we are, by Forrest Musselman
6 OK Untitled Pop Up Theatre Elk City Commencing, by Tiphani Henderson
6 TX Playhouse 2000, Inc. Kerrville Blind Date, by Horton Foote
6 TX Baytown Little Theater Baytown District Merchants, by Aaron Posner
7 WY Cheyenne Little Theatre
Cheyenne The Outgoing Tide, by Bruce Graham
9 ID Eagle Theatre
Eagle Graceland, by Ellen Byron
9 ID Emmet Community
Emmet Atypical Boy, by Laurie Brooks
9 OR Ten Fifteen Productions Astoria An Interview, by David Mamet
9 WA Bellingham Theatre Guild Bellingham When Jack Met Jill, by Adam Szymkowicz
9 WA Stage Left Theater Spokane Pass Over, by Antoinette
Chinonye Nwandu
10 Germany The Amelia Earhart Playhouse Wiesbaden Medea, by Christopher Durang


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