By Tony Vellela
Directed by Lawrence Blackwell
Racism and hidden prejudice surface when seven college students lock themselves in the president’s office to protest tuition hikes. They come together as a united front only to discover that their individual objectives come in conflict with each other, and could ruin the possibility of their success.
By Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Directed by David Jilg
At an exclusive prep school, golden-boy senior and captain of the football team Brandon Hardy is Ivy League-bound and has his life plan set. Then, an explicit sex tape is found on campus which begins a city-wide scandal. As events unfold, an equally disturbing possibility emerges – the real reason the tape was “leaked” in the first place.
Music and lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed by Cecelia Wingate
Six spellers enter, one speller wins! Losers get a juice box. A colorful group of mid-pubescents competes for the title of supreme spelling bee champ. Between rounds, they share bits of their home life through stories alternatingly hilarious, embarrassing, and heartfelt. The only thing that can crush their enthusiasm is the dreaded “ding” of the bell that signals a spelling mistake.