Kissed the Girls and Made Them Cry

Teen sex, lies and gossip, power, secrets, manipulation, mascara, the need to scream, and what teens really want to say. When the president of student council throws a party and photos get posted online, a group of friends get caught up in a series of events that forces them to question what really happened.
Structured as a scripted Harold (a full-length improv form) KISSED THE GIRLS AND MADE THEM CRY is...
Teen sex, lies and gossip, power, secrets, manipulation, mascara, the need to scream, and what teens really want to say. When the president of student council throws a party and photos get posted online, a group of friends get caught up in a series of events that forces them to question what really happened.
Structured as a scripted Harold (a full-length improv form) KISSED THE GIRLS AND MADE THEM CRY is a non-linear series of scenes creating a no-holds-barred play that examines teen sexuality as well as Objectification, harassment, assault, date rape, shaming and date rape.
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Kissed the Girls and Made Them Cry

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  • Emma Goldman-Sherman:
    27 Feb. 2019
    Wonderful ensemble piece that gets to the heart of the gender divides in teen life that carry over into the rest of our lives. Should be a feminist classic!

Development History

  • Commission
    ,
    Sean Harris
    ,
    2014

Production History

  • Workshop
    ,
    TBG Theatre
    ,
    2015
  • Workshop
    ,
    Playhouse On Park, West Hartford
    ,
    2015
  • Fringe
    ,
    Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Church Hill Theatre
    ,
    2015
  • High School
    ,
    Hall High School
    ,
    2015

Awards

Winner
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Best Original/New Work
,
Broadway World Connecticut
,
2015