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Photo: Blanca Isabella (CFA'24) as Ceci and Hampton Richards (CFA'24) as Michelle in the OTP play. A young Latina woman wearing a yellow tshirt and jeans stands to the left of a taller, Black young woman wearing a black and white polka dot blouse and jeans. Both stand arm in arm as they look off stage on set designed as a bedroom.

OTP: A High School Class President and a Teenage Obama?

Does a comedy about two 15-year-old best friends who craft an alternate universe where a teenage President Obama courts the teenage president of their high school and takes their advice intrigue you? Then you’ll want to make tracks to the Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, where OTP, by Elise Wien (GRS’23), is playing Thursdays to Sundays through December 18. Blanca Isabella (CFA’24) (left) is Ceci and Hampton Richards (CFA’24) is Michelle in this BU New Play Initiative production, produced by BPT and the CFA School of Theatre

Photo by Stratton McCrady

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