10:Ten Theatre Festival 2018


Dubai’s own, homegrown festival of 10-minute plays

Storming the stage in 2018.  10 Plays, 10 Minutes. 4 Weeks.

Got a short attention span? Want a little variety? The 10:Ten Theatre Fest is all about great plays in bite-size chunks of time with lots of variety. Comedy, drama, thriller, sci-fi, surreal, absurd… you name it.

Open to all of the region’s actors, directors and writers, 10:Ten’s giving a platform to make art and have fun.

10:Ten is run by Constellation Productions, the team behind many of Dubai’s most successful theatre events and festivals




Saturday, 23 September,7:00pm– Open meeting for interested participants
Give your suggestions and help to shape this festival! Meeting to be held at Constellation Productions studio at 2401 One Lake Plaza, Cluster T, JLT, Dubai.

Saturday, 21 October – Registration for writers closes
Saturday, 4 November – Registration for directors closes
Saturday, 4 November – Registration for Theatre Companies closes
Thursday, 23 November – Registration for actors closes

Free workshops for all participants will take place on the weekends of 10-11 and 17-18 November 2017

Saturday, 25 November – Auditions for actors
For the auditions, actors are asked to prepare a monologue of a maximum 1 minute in length. Actors will also be asked to participate in some group exercises. All directors and theatre companies are invited to attend the auditions to select actors for their plays.

Friday, 2 February – Saturday, 24 February – 10:Ten Dubai Theatre Festival at DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates

Friday, 9 March – 10:Ten Dubai Theatre Festival Red Carpet Gala Final at The Madinat Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah