Event Details

map

Backyard Theatre presents Speech and Debate by Stephen Karam at 2905 Montana Ave


Three teenage misfits in Salem, Oregon discover they are linked by a sex scandal that's rocked their town. When one of them sets out to expose the truth, secrets become currency, the stakes get higher, and the trio's connection grows deeper in this searching, fiercely funny dark comedy with music.
“A triumph…hilarious, cliché-free, and immensely entertaining…Stephen Karam’s dark comedy seems to be about a frumpy girl, a nerdy guy and an openly gay guy who band together to disclose the truth about a teacher who preys on his male students. But that topical plot is almost window dressing. The play’s real accomplishment is its picture of the borderland between late adolescence and adulthood, where grown-up ideas and ambition coexist with childish will and bravado.” —The New York Times

Cast:
Alyssa Principe, Ben Scholar, Kievan McCave & Bekah Kellison-Decker

 

DETAILS
Date: 02/23/2018
Time: 7:00 pm

LOCATION

travel-guide
38°
view forecast

View All
Powered by Billings365.com
Text Us