Swanson wins play contest

— Pendragon is pleased to announce that Witter Swanson, a student at Saranac Lake High School, will receive a full production of his play “Elmer.” The runner-up receiving a reading of her piece is Amber Baker, a student at Beekmantown, for her play “The Esteemed Institute.” Pendragon would like to thank all of the young playwrights who submitted their work and making this festival a success.

Please join Witter, Amber, and the Pendragon crew at the theatre on April 5 for a full day of festival activities. From 10 a.m. to noon, Pendragon invites children in grades 1-6 to join Jessica Deeb and Executive Artistic Director Karen Lordi-Kirkham for a workshop entitled “Playwriting on Your Feet.”

From 2 to 4 p.m., join judges Fred Balzac, Karen Lewis and Karen Lordi-Kirkham for an invigorating panel discussion and workshop on playwriting.

At 7 p.m., Witter Swanson’s “Elmer,” will be performed and Amber Baker’s “The Esteemed Institute,” will be read for the public. Free admission. A reception will follow the performance.

For more information please visit at pendragontheatre.org, call 891-1854 or email info@pendragontheatre.org.

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