This award winning teen show is a dynamic, contemporary musical that deals with the important subject of bullying. It advocates non-violent conflict resolution and has been a catalyst for in-depth discussions within the many schools. Masquerade
follows two siblings who move to a new school in the middle of the year. The story explores their desperate efforts to fit in. Everyone can relate!
They have hilarious and sometimes powerful encounters with the typical school cliques: the popular "Diva Girls," the "Intellectually Supreme," and the "School Bully." During the course of the day, the tough guy challenged the new kid to an after school fight. The new kid tries to avoid the fight, and the bully even has second thoughts and wants to pull out, but doesn't know how to do that without looking like a wimp. Despite their reservations, they meet for the fight. The show is written with a surprise double-ending that explores the tragedy of school violence and offers positive alternatives to violence. Masquerade is a highly entertaining show with valuable, important messages.