It’s dark times for Ethan Collins, a severely depressed, foul-mouthed elementary school teacher whose wife’s recent infidelity and departure have left him questioning everything in his life. His boss hates him, his wife leaves him, and now he must direct the school play. Disillusioned teacher Ethan brings his students along for the ride. This fifth-grade teacher suffers one crushing indignity after another. What’s the point of hiding it from the kids?