Produced by Hollins Theatre Institute and Mill Mountain Theatre, the festival is the cornerstone of a dynamic partnership. The Winter Festival features two new plays written and directed by Hollins playwrights and faculty presented in rep on Mill Mountain Theatre’s black box stage.
January 17, 19, 24, 26 at 7:30 pm
By Ben Jolivet. Directed by Lauren Brooke Ellis.
When they go low, we go 'round the bend.
As Bernie and Hillary duked it out on the national stage, Claire got to work building the community garden she knew would transform her neighborhood and her life. Instead, political discord grew like weeds and strangled the gardeners. Months after the election, Claire recalls her story to a writer who also hopes to transform a community for the better—but nobody in this garden is safe. Including you.
The Love Code
January 18, 25 at 7:30 pm
January 20, 27 at 2 pm
By Kate Leslie. Directed by Saffron Henke.
Searching for human connection in a digital age, Dylan Rossport has created a dating app, but not just any dating app. This one actually works. When a high powered CEO takes an interest in Dylan’s company, the results may not be what Dylan had hoped. His advanced technology could bring him money and power, but at what price?
Admission: $10 general.