A couple of points:
1) Most of the "teenagers" are 20 somethings. Most of our cast is from Georgia Southwestern University and Darton College. Theatre Albany is another source for cast members. The fight scenes originally were to include four others, one of which was recalled to active duty, another joined the service, and two others could not get off from work.
2) We gave Director/Lead Actor Jeff Green complete freedom to play the scene as he wanted, and to be honest,