The 2020 Sunflower Shorts: A 10-Minute Play Festival was off to a promising start as we entered the year. More than 40 regional playwrights had submitted original work for consideration; the Sunflower Troupe had recruited directors for the 10 plays selected for performance. And then it was March 2020—the pandemic hit and the Sunflower Theatre had to close. The troupe decided to produce two of the plays that could be done within Covid-19 guidelines. And here they are!
TENTH MUSE by Michael Burgan
Cast—Sophie Dickey and Lizzie Dickey; Director–Heidi Brugger
Cameras—Kim Welty and Dawn Russell; Lighting —Brian Weber
Video editor—Dawn Russell; Executive producer—Kim Welty
AN UNUSUAL BIRD by Vicki Meagher
Cast—Teri Helm, Julia Buff, Megan Cheever