21st Annual Young
June 6-30, 2013 Photo Page!
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Photos by Anne McGrath unless otherwise noted
THE GATES by Margaret Abigail Flowers, Age 17, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen, MI
Directed by Bjorn Johnson Mentored by Robert Freedman
Starring: Elizabeth Knowelden, Jennifer Stone, Teddy Vincent, Jim Cody Williams
MOM, PUT YOUR FLASK AWAY by Eliana Pipes, Age 16, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Altadena, CA
Directed by Warren Davis Mentored by Carole Real
Starring: Irene Roseen, Liz Ross, Sara Watson, Jeff Witzke
DOWNSIZING by Nick Mecikalski, Age 19, Vanderbilt University, Madison, AL
Directed by Andre Barron Mentored by Gary Tieche
Starring: Larry Bates, Virginia Williams and featuring the voice of Malcolm McDowell
SOX by Spencer Emerson Opal-Levine, Age 10, Pine View School, Sarasota, FL
Directed by Kirsten Sanderson Mentored by Dave Holstein
Be careful not to walk all over your socks; they have feelings, too.
Starring: Talton Browning, Parvesh Cheena, John Farley, Stephen Moffatt, Deborah Puette
EVE by Patric Verrone, Age 17, Harvard-Westlake School, Pacific Palisades, CA
Directed by Richard Tatum Mentored by Paul Grellong
Is Paradise paradise if it is gone? And what does it take to make a new dawn?
Starring: Yaani King and Mousa Kraish
SURVIVAL STRATEGY by Nicole Acton, Age 19, Knox College, Galesburg, IL
Directed by J. Richey Nash Mentored by Bob Lowry
What’s the difference between a victim and a survivor? Maybe it’s the way one deals with their scars.
Starring: Sterling Beaumon, Dawn Davis, Kahyun Kim, John Lacy, Angel Parker
SAM’S BIRTHDAY PARTY by Tanner Laguatan, Age 17, Orange County School of the Arts, Coto de Caza, CA
Directed by Nicole Dominguez Mentored by Oanh Ly
Sometimes a party isn’t a celebration. If Sam is surrounded by so many people on his birthday, why is he all alone?
Starring: Alan Pietruszewski and Carsen Warner
REVE D’AMOUR by May Treuhaft-Ali, Age 17, Hunter College High School, Jackson Heights, NY
Directed by Barbara Bain Mentored by Brighde Mullins
If it happens only in your dreams, is it real? Even if it goes on for a lifetime?
Starring: Brianna Brown and David Starzyk
BLACK ICE by Max Friedlich, Age 18, Friends Seminary, New York, NY
Directed by Michael Shepperd Mentored by Patrick Burleigh
Love makes us do crazy things, including falling for someone we’d never expect. But if it’s really love, is that so wrong?
Starring: Max Adler and Robert Gant
NOT A GOOD TIME by Hanel Baveja, Age 16, Huron High School, Ann Arbor, MI
Dircted by David Shine Mentored by Ellen Byron
Times are tough all around, but does that mean you can’t have what you want?
Starring: Deborah Lacy and Scott Lowell
GAY MEANS HAPPY by Rachel Kaly, Age 17, Hunter College High School, Forest Hills, NY
Directed by Jason Weiss Mentored by John Cariani
When his privacy is threatened by a cyber-bully, Jack is forced to consider the way he is perceived by the world. But he can’t even define himself yet; can he let someone else do it for him?
Starring: Ronald Cyler, Troy Alan Osterberg, Lyndon Smith, Ben Stillwell
THE EMPTY MAN by Danny Rothschild, Age 19, Bath Spa University, Interlochen, MI
Directed by Michael Matthews Mentored by David Rambo
Spaces can be haunted by not only the dead but the living. Refusing to change does not ensure Gordon’s life will stay the same.
Starring: Meghan Andrews, Ben Crowley, Ted Heyck