Winner of the Best Documentary award at the Los Angeles Film Festival and nominated for an Independent Spirit award, this film by Academy Award–nominated director Scott Hamilton Kennedy follows the students at Dominguez High School in troubled Compton, CA, as they put on the school's first play in 20 years—discovering the educational and social value of theater through mounting Thornton Wilder's classic American drama.
"Terrific fun!... Lively and touching."—NYTimes
"Smart, funny, and deeply moving."—LA Weekly
"A moving and illuminating glimpse that shatters the gangster stereotypes of Compton."—Newsweek