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September 09, 2021 to October 02, 2021
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Philadelphia, Philadelphia,, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States, 19102

About This Event

JCS Theater Company and Spin Cycle present ADJUST THE PROCEDURE, a new play by Jake Shore conceived during the pandemic and created with Zoom theater in mind. The fully realized production will be available to stream at home September 9 - October 2 as part of the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Tickets are $10, available at www.FringeArts.com. (https://fringearts.com/event/adjust-the-procedure/)\ \ It\'s early Fall 2020. In addition to tracking rising cases of COVID on campus, the administrators of a prestigious university face immigration problems, suicide threats, and professors losing their minds. But in the midst of all the madness, it\'s the internal bureaucratic battles that threaten the school\'s preservation. Over the course of two conflict-ridden Zoom meetings, ADJUST THE PROCEDURE gives audiences a rare peek into the business of higher education at a moment of multiple reckonings.\ \ Written and directed by Jake Shore, ADJUST THE PROCEDURE stars Ed Altman, Adam Files, Meagan Moses, and Nicholas Miles Newton. \ \ Jake Shore is an award-winning playwright whose play entitled Holy Moly premiered at The Flea Theater in 2016 and was simultaneously released with its tandem novel, A Country for Fibbing. In 2017 Shore\'s play The Devil is on The Loose with an Axe in Marshalltown was selected as one of Playbill\'s \"13 Shows Not to Miss Off-Broadway.\" His drama Down the Mountain and Across the Stream won the Overall Excellence in Playwriting Award at the 2013 New York International Fringe Festival. Shore\'s short stories have been published or are forthcoming in Denver Quarterly, Hobart, Litro, New Contrast, J Journal, Ginosko Literary Journal, Eunoia Review, Soft Cartel, New American Legends, The Pitkin Review and others. He is currently the Director of the Academic Advisement Center at St. Joseph\'s College in Brooklyn, where he also teaches. He earned his MFA in Creative Writing at Goddard College.\ Since its founding in 1998, Spin Cycle has co-produced shows b
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