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New Voices 36


New Voices 36 will be presented February 13 through 16 in the WPI Little Theatre.

Shows start at 7 pm and tickets can be reserved soon.

The plays have been selected for the festival, and will be announced at 5:00 PM on December 7th.

Conformity

By Anish Nakahara

Alex and Sam are done being told “Act like a boy/girl!” respectively. They have something to say about cooperating for the sake of conformity.

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Double Double

By Michael Ciaraldi

The unexpected delivery of a strange machine leads to bizarre consequences for a young man and his friends.

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It Could Have Been Anybody

By Braden Foley

A young naive lawyer attempts a futile defense of his unusual, scrappy client.

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Me, Myself, and Ivan

By Anish Nakahara

Ivan is a closeted trans guy faced with a decision; come out to this stranger online or just leave.

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My Crazy Stupid Brain

By Kathleen Peter

A monologue which describes the physical stages a person goes through while experiencing panic attacks, and the thoughts that accompany it.

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Psychopomp Daydream

By Dennis D. Bergsman and Kyra Bresnahan

When psychopomps disagree on what is most important to the living, Charon and the Grim Reaper must move into an apartment together. Enjoy their trials and tribulations as we present this odd couple comedy.

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Red Hair, ext.

By Despoina Giapoudzi

A young person on the Autistic Spectrum meets love for the first time. In the conservative town they call their home however, a same-sex relationship cannot be allowed.

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Scamily

By Kelly McCauley

Two bumbling individuals work against each other while both trying to scam a man with a concussion by convincing him that they’re his children.

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The Head and the Heart

By Alicia Weber

Mixing college life and romance for Cameron and her friends has never come easy. Together they must choose to live and love with their hearts or with their heads.

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The Pull

By Gavin MacNeal

Mike has been going through the motions of college for a few years now, but the stress and empty emotions he's been feeling are taking their toll. Though neither side is fully aware of it, his friends and family are trying to save him from going over the edge.

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You Are All Alone

By Fay Whittall

A narrator describes the actions of an actor on stage. The actor is granted free thought by the playwright, and the two discuss how the play should continue.

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