Comprised of a collage of interrelated scenes, the action begins with a reunion, six years after graduation, of five close friends and classmates at Mount Holyoke College. They compare notes on their activities since leaving school and then, in a series of flashbacks, we see them in their college days and learn of the events, some funny, some touching, some bitingly cynical, that helped to shape them. Each of the group is a distinct individual, and it is their varying reaction to the staid, sheltered and often anachronistic university environment (with its undercurrent of sometimes darker personal desires and conclusions) gives the play its special meaning for today's young women as they go forth into the changing and often disquieting world that awaits them after graduation.

Artists

  • Michele SeylerKate Quin
  • Viveca ParkerSamantha Stewart
  • Jill ChoderHolly Kaplan
  • Natalija NogulichMuffet Di Nicola
  • Ann RisleyRita Altabel
  • Sally ChamberlinMrs. Plumm
  • Mary DonnetSusie Friend
  • Ronna KressCarter
  • Breon GormanLeilah
  • Lee RichardsonVoice of the College
  • Wendy WassersteinPlaywright
  • James Leonard JoyScenic Design
  • Ann WallaceCostume Design
  • Philip CampanellaSound Design

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