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The 24 Hour PLays: Nationals 2015

The Best Worst Birthday Party in the History of the World

Written by Margot Connoly
Directed by Kate Moore Heaney

Featurung Ivy Elwell, Sophie Hassett, Erica Hernandez, and Maddie Sykes


Jesus // Natalie

Written by Gracie Gardner
Directed by Leah Faye Caddigan

Featuring Bonnie Antosh, Bianca Crudo, Txai Frota, and Natalie Rich



Written by Piper Werle
Directed by Michelle O’Brien

Featuring Alice Guerra Mercondes, Lauren Imrie Mui, Tessa Hope Slovis, and Evan William Smith

In This Dancery

Written by Natyna Bean
Directed by Abigail Barr

FeaturingLaura McCarthy, Coral Peña, Haskiri Velazquez, Steven Wody

who is burning black churches?

Written by Korde Arrington Tuttle
Directed by Elena J. Levenson

Featuring Michael Gregory, Colin Hinckley, Andrew Manning, and Ebonée Noel

last christmas

Written by Charlie O’Leary
Directed by Ivey Lowe

Featuring Victor Cervantes Jr., Jedidiah Franklin, Andrew Raia, and Alli Trussell


Hope Chavez, April O’ Donnell, Katie Langham, Aislinn Frantz, Karin Nilo, and Patti Anne Miller