Speech and Debate

by Stephen Karam

June 19 – July 18, 2010

Synopsis

This fiercely funny comedy with music asks: what do a high school debate team, predators in cyberspace and a musical version of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible have in common? The answer: three teenagers who are wrestling with sex, lies and YouTube videos in this off-Broadway comic hit.

Who’s Who

The Cast

Solomon: RYAN DIDATO
Teacher/Reporter: PATTI GARDNER
Diwata: JACKIE RIVERA
Howie: DAVID DEARSTYNE

The Artists

Playwright: Stephen Karam
Director: Amy London
Set Design: Lyle Baskin
Lighting Design: Jeff Quinn
Sound Design: Matt Corey
Costumes: Ellis Tillman
Props: Beth Fath
Illustrations: Michael McKeever
Technical Director: Carlos Rodriguez
Stage Manager: Kristin Pieski
Choreography Consultants: David Escoto & Dani Malvin


Speech and Debate

Photos: George Schiavone