Chef Harry (Steven Pasquale) is a genius in the kitchen; his scallops are the "it" dish in Brooklyn. His business partner, Mike (Michael Esper), wants to expand their restaurant, but Harry sees that as selling out. When a shrewd consultant (Krysta Rodriguez) is brought in to make the case for expansion, Harry boils over. Can their most devoted employee (Tré Davis) help to put the lid back on? Tony Award nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel directs this new, fit-for-foodies comedy by critically acclaimed playwright Theresa Rebeck. Seared grapples with the intersection of creativity and commerce.