Being underpaid at their grandfather’s firework shack and stuck in the middle of the desert lights more than a few fires underneath Mo, her step-brother, Avery, and their new friend, Fern. The Fourth of July has never been more explosive with the trouble these three find themselves in. How we cope with loneliness and the consequences of our actions, no matter how young and naive we are, is at the forefront of this new original work from one of Spark’s very own alumni.
September 29th-October 1st|adw black box theater
In Pieces begins as seven people face a turning point. Before they can take the next step, they must retrace the journey, the stories, and the relationships that got them there. As each of these friends, family, and former lovers arrive back to the present, they learn to embrace all the pieces of who they are and see where that leads them next.
November 10th-12th | ADW Black box theater
Winner of over 100 international awards and seen by over 70 million, this musical phenomenon is an epic tale of passion and redemption in the throes of revolution.
In nineteenth century France, Jean Valjean is released from years of unjust imprisonment, but finds nothing in store for him but mistrust and mistreatment. He breaks his parole in hopes of starting a new life, initiating a lifelong struggle for redemption as he is relentlessly pursued by police inspector Javert, who refuses to believe Valjean can change his ways. Finally, during the Paris student uprising of 1832, Javert must confront his ideals after Valjean spares his life and saves that of the student revolutionary who has captured the heart of Valjean's adopted daughter.
Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the wild and vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. How will this naïve newbie rise to the top of the popularity pecking order? By taking on The Plastics, a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. Cady and her friends devise a "Revenge Party" to end Regina’s reign with Cady going undercover as an aspiring Plastic. When the lines between the real Cady and her Plastic self get blurred, she must find her way back to herself and her true friends.