The Freshman One Act Festival (FOAF) is an annual festival hosted by Theatre Intime where 4 short one-act plays are directed, designed, and performed entirely by freshmen! Join the newest theater-makers of the Class of 2025 as they take the stage in a festival of first year talent!

Featuring Four One-act Plays:

You’re Working the Checkout at Albertsons

By Christian St. Croix
Directed by Emily Yang ‘25
You’re told a series of charming and tragic second-person grocery store short stories by a checkout clerk.

Joan of Arkansas

By Sheri Wilner
Directed by Daniel Viorica ‘25
Two students and a bird are trapped in the bottom floor of the library during final’s week. As time progresses, so does their acquaintance — complicating the question of finding freedom.

A Tale of Two Spectators

By Peter Manos
Directed by Aidan Iacobucci ‘25
A man and a woman meet in the local park to secretly watch their respective spouses carry on an affair.


By Wendy Wasserstein and Christopher Durang
Directed by Wasif Sami ‘25 and Le’Naya Wilkerson ‘25
Medea and a Greek chorus of 3 women try to figure out if it’s appropriate to kill your children to punish your husband. But make it camp and queer and a shit ton of fun!

Tickets + Details

Tickets are required. Reserve tickets online through University Ticketing, at the Frist Campus Center Box Office in-person or by calling at 609-258-9220, or at the Theatre Intime box office in Hamilton Murray Theatre (Murray Dodge Hall) 45 minutes before the show time.

COVID-19 Guidance + Updates

Per Princeton University policy, all guests are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to wear a mask when indoors.

Presented By

  • Theatre Intime