Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference
The play was a semi-finalist for this prestigious national award in 2015.
Rolling World Premiere
High schools in 23 cities across the country produced coordinated productions of the play in 2015-16, making it the first new play in history to experience a Rolling World Premiere in high school theatres.
NY1 Onstage Across America
The play was filmed for a full-length segment on this national television program.
Roundabout Theatre Company Presentation
Produced by the Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts, the play became the first high school production in history to be invited to perform on the Roundabout Theatre Company Off-Broadway stage.
Wisconsin State Forensics One-Act Festival
The play received the Critic’s Choice Award in 2015, the highest honor awarded to state finalists.
Watertower Theatre Out of the Loop Fringe Festival
In an unprecedented move, this Dallas arts festival invited the Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy high school production to perform alongside its professional theatres.
Florida State Thespians One-Act Festival
For the first time in fifteen years, Leon High School advanced to the state finals with their production of the play. Only 4 of 20 district productions advanced to this level.
Geva Theatre Center Semi-Finalist
Through their annual open play selection process, this professional theatre in Rochester selected the play as a semi-finalist for possible production. 49 plays were chosen in this round from 550 submissions.
BroadwayWorld "Best Production Performed by Youth"
Skyline High School in Oakland, California was selected as the best youth production in the San Francisco market for 2017.