… And Eat It Too
by Aline Lathrop ♦ directed by Anish Jethmalani
Sheila and Naomi are two young scientists who make opposite choices when they become mothers. But each must face new challenges to her marriage and to her sense of worth, as she tries to find her own way in this world of antiquated maternal expectations and modern opportunities that come with a price.
by Shayne Kennedy ♦ directed by Amy Szerlong*
It’s hard for a mother to watch her daughter struggle. When teenage Penny enters residential care to treat an emotional disorder, her mother Melanie finds that giving her daughter a new, healthier identity is just a few keystrokes and clicks away. When Penny comes home and discovers a glossy version of herself alive and roaming around the digital world—that’s when the struggles start.
The New Deal
by Mrinalini Kamath ♦ directed by Elly Green^
Inmate 2 didn’t mean to kill anyone. He’s just a white collar thief, after all, but he panicked, and he’s not a murderer. He’s a survivor, which is why he chooses what the government is calling The New Deal. The New Deal explores a time in the not-too-distant future where prison corporations and pharmaceutical companies form a dangerous collaboration.
by Andrew Kramer ♦ directed by Lauren Shouse
Ben and Gideon are a white couple who buy an old repo house in a historically black neighborhood, in hopes of flipping it for a profit. When Ben hires Rueben, a young black boy, to do the yard work, Gideon becomes alarmed by the racial and sexual implications that accompany this seemingly well-intentioned action.
°Stage Left ensemble member ^Stage Left artistic associate
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|Andrew Kramer||Aline Lathrop|
These performances feature basic technical elements and cost $11 for admission. You can also see all four for $22 with a LeapPass.
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