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From 42 member  reviews
Members say: Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing, Relevant, Edgy

About the show

A devised theater piece inspired by true events, "Exposed" tells the story of Lauren, a college freshman who chooses to do adult films to pay for her tuition.  More…

When Lauren's secret is discovered she is bombarded with harassment from fellow students, social media and talk show hosts. She defends all of these criticisms with grace and intelligence, but are the consequences worth it? 

Member Reviews (42)


Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing, Relevant, Edgy

Ambitious, Raunchy, Thought-provoking, Confusing, Refreshing

See it if You like porn, character studies, discussion of sexuality and social pressure and stigma. A play that takes on an important taboo

Don't see it if You want supporting characters to have time to develop. You want a strong plot arc or a clear take home. You mind raunchiness.

Also Porn is clearly an important subject matter theater should be tackling... Read more Read less

February 13th, 2019
"It is the kind of show that raises eyebrows for some and brings others to ponder what it would be like to release the sexual 'freak' within. Either way, I'm not sure if it comes as a shock to audiences in this progressive world of ours...Never have I seen a show that both compels us to experimen...
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February 11th, 2019
"The play is a thoughtful and illuminating look at the attractions and perils of a career in adult entertainment. Lauren's story is a cautionary tale, yes, but the underlying attitude of the play is 'sex positive.' Heckler and her associates do not shame Lauren/Scarlett for choosing to be open an...
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February 12th, 2019
"Kristen Heckler’s staging is artful and tasteful, which is impressive considering it includes representations of a multitude of sexual acts and positions...The script is organic and honest, and as performed by this excellent three-person cast, never feels forced...Its structure could use revisio...
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February 18th, 2019
“All three performers are terrific...Heckler’s direction is masterful. This show has a lot of sex scenes that are well handled, yet don’t shy away from the what is happening...Though graphic, you are not made to feel ill at ease or that you are a voyeur...There is partial nudity, strong language ...
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