- Ben Platt, Molly Gordon, Ayo Edebiri, Caroline Aaron, Owen Thiele
- August 25th 2023
- Molly Gordon, Nick Lieberman
This mockumentary comedy follows the students and teachers at a summer musical theatre camp in upstate New York.
Longtime friends Molly Gordon and Ben Platt have been starring in stage productions together since they were children so they are the perfect fit for a project like Theater Camp.
The mockumentary-style comedy, directed by Gordon and Nick Lieberman, tells the story of the AdirondACTS musical theatre camp, which takes place every summer in upstate New York.
Before this summer’s camp, the boss, Joan (Amy Sedaris), falls into a coma and it is left to her incompetent son Troy (Jimmy Tatro) to run the project, even though he has no idea how to do that or even keep it financially afloat.
Despite the possibility of its closure, former students and longtime teachers Rebecca-Diane (Gordon) and Amos (Platt) forge ahead with their latest original production, Joan, Still.
Much like a typical documentary, the movie follows the teachers as they give classes, hold auditions, create original music and rehearse the production over and over. There is also plenty...