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'Ripe Frenzy,' a play about a school shooting, provokes thought with lyricism and restraint

What inspires a play? For “Ripe Frenzy,” a new drama about a school shooting, the genesis included: The quintessentially American play “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder; The manifestoes and other documentation that mass shooters have left behind; The memoir “A Mother’s Reckoning” by Sue Klebold, mother...