SPEECH & DEBATE – APRIL 20

By Stephen Karam
Directed by Mike Meaney
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 – 7:00 pm

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.

Mike Meaney (Director): PrideArts debut. Past directing credits include THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM, BARE: A POP OPERA, BONNE & CLYDE, BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON, HELLO DOLLY!, A DEAD MAN’S APARTMENT, and WONDERFUL TOWN. Mike is the artistic director of Fervent Theatre, a Chicago storefront theatre company.