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2022 Okanagan Zone Theatre Festival
May 26, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Presented by SOAP Theatre & Theatre BC
Six dramatic days of live theatre, plus a banquet and dance make up the O-Zone Theatre Festival, coming to Oliver May 22 to May 28. All performances are at Venables Theatre. The Awards Banquet will be at the Oliver Senior Centre (5786 Airport St. Oliver).
Sunday, May 22: SOAP Theatre (Oliver and Osoyoos): When the Wind Blows by Raymond Briggs
Monday, May 23: Crimson Tine Theatre (Princeton): Above and Beyond by Robert Scott
Tuesday, May 24: Theatre Kelowna: Wit by Margaret Edson
Wednesday, May 25: Workshop Play: Gift from the Sea by Cara Nunn of Vernon (Note that this short play is free for anyone holding a ticket to any of the other performances.)
Thursday, May 26: Shuswap Theatre (Salmon Arm): The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble by Beth Graham
Friday, May 27: Powerhouse Theatre (Vernon): Ben Hur by Patrick Barlow
Saturday, May 28: Awards Banquet: Dinner, followed by dancing to the music of popular local duo, Rebel Luv.
There will be a “coffee critique” hosted by the festival adjudicator on the morning after each show (except the workshop play). These critiques will be held in the Venables Theatre lobby, and are free to any audience members with a ticket from the night before.