For Profit 2pm
"Witness the exploitation of the American student"
Faced with the pressure of a new city and student loan debt, Aaron Calafato finds himself in the midst’s of the McDonaldization in America’s Higher Education System. An unforgiving boss, mind-numbing corporate meetings, and an impending Federal Investigation is just his average Monday morning as the new Admissions Advisor at For Profit University. But how much more can he take? And what choice will he make when it comes to endangering the future of potential students or losing his job?
Witness this vibrant solo-performance that which has been featured on on NPR, The Chronicle of Higher Education , WEWS ABC Channel 5, The Fiscal Times, and Washington Monthly
"It’s a refreshing, thought provoking, and moving piece told by a true artist in an honest, "just a guy like you and me" voice. -Awaken Productions "For Profit by Aaron Calafato is a timely, provocative, and daring piece of theatre that should not be missed. He creatively brings to light a true modern day scam. -Karl Bury (The Karl Bury Studio NYC) “This is one of those rare works that cuts right to the heart of an issue no one wants to discuss and/or deal with” -Billi Pod NYC Theater Report Card
“The story is told with energy and skill. It is clear that Calafato is working passionately to use theater as a tool for the greater good.” -Theatermania
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29 Baxter Blvd
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