Blood, Sweat, and Cheers: A Comedy About Competitive Cheerleading

by Kaci Beeler and Amy Gentry

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About the Play

Comedy. 85-100 minutes. 7 females, 3 males, 5+ either (15-30+ performers possible). Suitable for high school and older performers, and middle school and older audiences.

Premeried at the Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, TX), with the production winning a prestigious Creative Fund Grant.

Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, TX; photo by Steve Rogers).

Synopsis

Seventeen-year-old June Davis returns to her old cheer gym, the notoriously competitive Austin Cheer Depot, after an abrupt two-year sabbatical. While some of her old teammates are happy for her return, rival and cheer captain Kennedy Campbell is not pleased. June battles her teammates, her parents, her coaches, her best friend James and herself to make it to the top…but is being the best worth losing everything?

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Synopsis

Seventeen-year-old June Davis returns to her old cheer gym, the notoriously competitive Austin Cheer Depot, after an abrupt two-year sabbatical. While some of her old teammates are happy for her return, rival and cheer captain Kennedy Campbell is not pleased. June battles her teammates, her parents, her coaches, her best friend James and herself to make it to the top…but is being the best worth losing everything?