Henry's Law
a play about bullying
by Stacie Lents

Productions (32)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m
  • Content Notes: Optional mild adult language.
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-276-5

Henry's Law
a play about bullying
by Stacie Lents

(3)
Productions (32)
  • Comedy/Drama
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m
  • Content Notes: Optional mild adult language.
  • Set: Minimal.

When the brilliant but socially awkward Max starts tutoring popular student Sara in chemistry, an unlikely friendship begins. But Max isn't prepared for the feelings Sara seems to be developing -- and neither is her overprotective boyfriend, Jason. When cruel rumors about Max start circulating online, Max is devastated and takes drastic measures to put an end to the attacks on his character. A tragicomedy about the consequences of cyberbullying.

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Play Details

When the brilliant but socially awkward Max starts tutoring popular student Sara in chemistry, an unlikely friendship begins. But Max isn't prepared for the feelings Sara seems to be developing -- and neither is her overprotective boyfriend, Jason. When cruel rumors about Max start circulating online, Max is devastated and takes drastic measures to put an end to the attacks on his character. A tragicomedy about the consequences of cyberbullying.

  • Comedy/Drama
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m
  • Content Notes: Optional mild adult language.
  • Set: Minimal.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-276-5

Published Reviews

"Henry's Law explores modern bullying, boiling it down to a central question: 'Why do good people do awful things?'"

Fairleigh Dickinson University Magazine

One of "15 Must-Read Plays for Teens and Tweens."

Denise Simon, Backstage

"The marriage of psychology and theater...has yielded a new play, catching attention for its approach to modern bullying."

The Star-Ledger

"The play is perfect for the times and perfect for schools to present to their kids."

Danny Paolucci, Theatre Arts Specialist, Jersey City Arts High School

Production History

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Production Group
Location
FEB 16, 2018 - FEB 22, 2018
The Univesity of Kansas, Department of Theatre
Lawrence, KS United States
The Univesity of Kansas, Department of Theatre Lawrence, KS United States
DEC 17, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
Gwinnett County Public Schools
Lawrenceville, GA United States
Gwinnett County Public Schools Lawrenceville, GA United States
NOV 14, 2017 - NOV 18, 2017
Pearl River Central
Picayune, MS United States
Pearl River Central Picayune, MS United States
AUG 18, 2017 - AUG 26, 2017
The Impossible Players
Pueblo, CO United States
The Impossible Players Pueblo, CO United States
MAY 27, 2017 - MAY 27, 2017
Belvidere North High School
Belvidere, IL United States
Belvidere North High School Belvidere, IL United States
APR 30, 2017 - JUN 30, 2017
Tempe High School
Phoenix, AZ United States
Tempe High School Phoenix, AZ United States
APR 15, 2017 - APR 15, 2017
Mountain Pointe High School
Phoenix, AZ United States
Mountain Pointe High School Phoenix, AZ United States
MAR 04, 2017 - MAR 04, 2017
VPAA Salem High School
Virginia Beach, VA United States
VPAA Salem High School Virginia Beach, VA United States
FEB 18, 2017 - FEB 18, 2017
VPAA Salem High School
Virginia Beach, VA United States
VPAA Salem High School Virginia Beach, VA United States
JAN 14, 2017 - JAN 14, 2017
VPAA Salem High School
Virginia Beach, VA United States
VPAA Salem High School Virginia Beach, VA United States
NOV 04, 2016 - NOV 05, 2016
Dansville Drama Club
Dansville, NY United States
Dansville Drama Club Dansville, NY United States
NOV 03, 2016 - NOV 04, 2016
Rocky River High School
Charlotte, NC United States
Rocky River High School Charlotte, NC United States
APR 22, 2016 - APR 23, 2016
Red Carpet Community Theatre
Elk City, OK United States
Red Carpet Community Theatre Elk City, OK United States
APR 12, 2016 - APR 12, 2016
Old Scona Academic High School
Edmonton, AB Canada
Old Scona Academic High School Edmonton, AB Canada
FEB 19, 2016 - FEB 21, 2016
Davis & Elkins College
Elkins, WV United States
Davis & Elkins College Elkins, WV United States
JAN 23, 2016 - JAN 23, 2016
Deltona High School
Deltona, FL United States
Deltona High School Deltona, FL United States
JAN 08, 2016 - JAN 10, 2016
Wootton High School
Rockville, MD United States
Wootton High School Rockville, MD United States
DEC 02, 2015 - DEC 04, 2015
Louis St. Laurent
Edmonton, AB Canada
Louis St. Laurent Edmonton, AB Canada
NOV 20, 2015 - NOV 22, 2015
Cherry Creek High School
Greenwood Village, CO United States
Cherry Creek High School Greenwood Village, CO United States
NOV 19, 2015 - DEC 04, 2015
Hostos Community College
Bronx, NY United States
Hostos Community College Bronx, NY United States
NOV 19, 2015 - NOV 19, 2015
Roosevelt High School
Seattle, WA United States
Roosevelt High School Seattle, WA United States
OCT 25, 2015 - OCT 27, 2015
WCHS Drama Club
Sylvester, GA United States
WCHS Drama Club Sylvester, GA United States
MAY 23, 2015 - MAY 23, 2015
vwhs theatre
Victoria, TX United States
vwhs theatre Victoria, TX United States
APR 24, 2015 - APR 25, 2015
Fresno Pacific University
Fresno, CA United States
Fresno Pacific University Fresno, CA United States
MAR 28, 2015 - MAR 29, 2015
Troupe 1530
Trenton, NJ United States
Troupe 1530 Trenton, NJ United States
MAR 06, 2015 - MAR 06, 2015
Fairmont Preparatory Academy
Anaheim, CA United States
Fairmont Preparatory Academy Anaheim, CA United States
AUG 01, 2014 - AUG 31, 2015
Playwrights Theatre Of New Jersey
Madison, NJ United States
Playwrights Theatre Of New Jersey Madison, NJ United States
MAY 18, 2013 - MAY 18, 2013
Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey (staged reading)
Madison, NJ United States
Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey (staged reading) Madison, NJ United States
OCT 16, 2012 - OCT 16, 2012
Hackensack High School
Hackensack , NJ United States
Hackensack High School Hackensack , NJ United States
OCT 09, 2012 - OCT 12, 2012
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Madison, NJ United States
Fairleigh Dickinson University Madison, NJ United States
OCT 08, 2012 - OCT 08, 2012
Mile Square Theatre
Hoboken, NJ United States
Mile Square Theatre Hoboken, NJ United States
AUG 15, 2012 - AUG 15, 2012
Jersey City Arts High School
Jersey City, NJ United States
Jersey City Arts High School Jersey City, NJ United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
FEB 16, 2018 - FEB 22, 2018
The Univesity of Kansas, Department of Theatre
Lawrence, KS United States
The Univesity of Kansas, Department of Theatre Lawrence, KS United States
DEC 17, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
Gwinnett County Public Schools
Lawrenceville, GA United States
Gwinnett County Public Schools Lawrenceville, GA United States
NOV 14, 2017 - NOV 18, 2017
Pearl River Central
Picayune, MS United States
Pearl River Central Picayune, MS United States
Sort by Most Recent
Production Group
Location
AUG 01, 2014 - AUG 31, 2015
Playwrights Theatre Of New Jersey
Madison, NJ United States
Playwrights Theatre Of New Jersey Madison, NJ United States

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