Nerdy, shy English major Adam is surprised and thrilled when sexy art student Evelyn takes an interest in him--an interest that leads to a makeover of his life. Under Evelyn's direction, Adam begins to work out, buys contact lenses, and even has plastic surgery. His transformation leads to many different changes in his life. In the end he is left to ponder whether change is always good or not. Directed by Rich Ferraioli and starring Deven Anderson, Alice Bahlke, Kirk Gostkowski, and Melissa Haley Smith, this production of Neil LaBute's The Shape of Things marks the debut of Variations Theatre Group, a new company dedicated to producing exciting interpretations of modern American classics and original works.