C Minus

About "C-"

“C-” is a comedy about a once promising student who tracks down his formerly hard-partying, now middle-aged fraternity brothers in order to understand the value of the education he largely squandered.

Based on 65 interviews with Jaffe’s former fraternity brothers, “C-” is a funny yet poignant look at the value of education, the trials of finding your way in world, and how perspectives change as people age.


“Poignant..and frequently hilarious.” - CBC

“Great storytelling ... engagingly funny ... [Jaffe] commands the stage and, for all I cared, could have been up there for four hours re-enacting these stories and I would never have lost interest. That’s how fascinating the piece is, and how talented the actor/writer is.” - The Road to 1000 with Marc Gonzalez

“A refreshingly barefaced look at education…and a uniquely enjoyable show.” - Maryland Theater Guide

“Jaffe is an excellent storyteller. On stage he is relaxed, captivating, and commands the audience’s attention with ease. Many laughs were to be had from his effortless jokes and relatable storyline about how perspectives change as you age.” - Apt613

“If you ever thought Office Space was written for you, go see this show. Hilarious. " - Audience Review Winnipeg Fringe Festival

“Jaffe's characters are distinct and distinctive, with a ring of authenticity that speaks to the depth of his research” - Washington City Paper

“5 Stars Best of Fringe” - DC Metro Theater Arts