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Watkins Middle School students (from left) Fatiti Kante, Faith Janssen and Emily Cheater rehearse their one-act production Wendy’s Tale. The CFISD Middle School One-Act Play Contest will be held Nov. 8-10 at the Berry Center. The competition will be divided into three zones consisting of five or six schools each.
Watkins Middle School students (from left) Fatiti Kante, Faith Janssen and Emily Cheater rehearse their one-act production Wendy’s Tale. The CFISD Middle School One-Act Play Contest will be held Nov. 8-10 at the Berry Center. The competition will be divided into three zones consisting of five or six schools each. 

Oct. 31, 2018—The CFISD Middle School One-Act Play Contest will be held Nov. 8-10 at the Berry Center (8877 Barker Cypress Road).

The competition will be divided into three zones with each consisting of five or six schools. The Zone I schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 8 with the following school’s one-act play performance starting at the top of each hour:

  • Smith Middle School: Tell Me That You Love Me, Junior Moon by D.D. Brooke;
  • Arnold Middle School: Wifey and the Hairy Man by Susan Zeder;
  • Labay Middle School: Lafayette No. 1 by Mandy Conner;
  • Kahla Middle School: Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling; and
  • Cook Middle School: To Burn a Witch by James L. Bray.

The Zone II schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 9 with the following school’s performances beginning at the top of each hour:

  • Salyards Middle School: Antigone by Bonnie Roberts;
  • Bleyl Middle School: Defying Gravity by Jane Anderson;
  • Aragon Middle School: Decision Height by Meredith Dayna Levy;
  • Goodson Middle School: Booby Trap by Ed Monk; and
  • Truitt Middle School: Antigone Now by Melissa Cooper.

The Zone III schedule will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 10 with the following school’s one-act productions beginning at the top of each hour:

  • Thornton Middle School: Wild Strawberries by Jerry Ayers;
  • Hopper Middle School: The Lottery by Brainerd Duffield;
  • Hamilton Middle School: Antigone, 1865 by Mike Willis;
  • Spillane Middle School: A Little Princess by R.N. Sandberg;
  • Anthony Middle School: Cobweb Dreams by Lindsay Price; and
  • Watkins Middle School: Wendy’s Tale by Alan Haehnel.

Medals will be up for grabs when the CFISD Middle School One-Act Play Contest is held Nov. 8-10 at the Berry Center.
Medals will be up for grabs when the CFISD Middle School One-Act Play Contest is held Nov. 8-10 at the Berry Center.

Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5 each. Admission is free for all district employees with ID.

*Please note that some plays may contain mature subject matter, and may not be suitable for young or immature audience members.

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