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Middle School UIL One-Act Play contests set for Nov. 3-5

Dean Middle School theatre students rehearse their UIL One-Act play, The Fabulous Fable Factory.Dean Middle School theatre students rehearse their UIL One-Act play, The Fabulous Fable Factory by Joseph Robinette ahead of their scheduled performance at 6 p.m. on Nov. 5 at the Berry Center.

Oct. 26, 2021—The CFISD Middle School UIL One-Act Play contests will be held Nov. 3-5 in the Berry Center theater (8877 Barker Cypress Road).

The competition will be divided into three zones consisting of six schools each. The Zone I schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 3 with the following performances starting at the top of each hour:

Time

School

Play

1 p.m.

Goodson

The Giver by Eric Coble

2 p.m.

Salyards

The Secret Lives of Toads by D.W. Gregory

3 p.m.

Campbell

The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis, adapted by Aurand Harris

4 p.m.

Watkins

A Wrinkle in Time by James Sie

5 p.m.

Bleyl

We’ll Be Better Later by Laura Jacqmin

6 p.m.

Truitt

A Doctor in Spite of Himself by Molière, adapted by Aurand Harris  

 Rowe Middle School theatre students rehearse their UIL One-Act play, Lafayette No. 1.Rowe Middle School theatre students rehearse their UIL One-Act play, Lafayette No. 1 by Mandy Connor. Rowe is scheduled to perform at 3 p.m. on Nov. 4 at the Berry Center.

The Zone II schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 4 with the following performances starting at the top of each hour:

Time

School

Play

1 p.m.

Hopper

Antigone by Sophocles

2 p.m.

Arnold

A Thousand Cranes by Kathryn Schultz Miller

3 p.m.

Rowe

Lafayette No. 1 by Mandy Connor

4 p.m.

Aragon

The History of Tom Jones by Dennis Maganza, based on the book by Henry Fielding, adapted by Luis Munoz 

5 p.m.

Kahla

937 by Don Zolidis

6 p.m.

Labay

The Trial of Goldilocks by Joseph Robinette  

 The Zone III schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 5 with the following performances starting at the top of each hour:

Time

School

Play

1 p.m.

Spillane

Wiley and the Hairy Man by Suzan Zeder

2 p.m.

Anthony

Jealousy Jane by Lindsay Price

3 p.m.

Cook

Antigone Now by Melissa Cooper

4 p.m.

Hamilton

Warriors by Hayley Lawson-Price

5 p.m.

Smith

This is a Test by Stephen Gregg

6 p.m.

Dean

The Fabulous Fable Factory by Joseph Robinette

Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 each. Some plays may contain mature subject matter and may not be suitable for young or immature audience members.