Joy McCullough-Carranza's script imagines a world in which fairy godparents must jockey and compete for professional stations, undergo educations in fairy-hood, and contend with hierarchies of social politics. Fairies are having their mettle tested in a rigorous and unexpected manner.
Director Rob Raas-Berquist drilled for the first half of tech mostly on audio cues, working with the 14/48 band. With transitions gone over the ensemble hustled through a full run of the play, top to bottom. Consensus seems to be that Ask the Trees is about ready to run.