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Constellations

From 49 member  reviews
Members say: Great acting, Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent, Original

About the show

Manhattan Theatre Club brings Jake Gylllenhaal and Ruth Wilson to Broadway in this world premiere romance about love across parallel universes. More…

This romantic journey begins with a simple encounter between a man and a woman (Gyllenhaal and Wilson). But what happens next defies the boundaries of the world we think we know – delving into the infinite possibilities of their relationship and raising questions about the difference between choice and destiny.


Member Reviews (49)

MEMBERS SAY:

Great acting, Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent, Original
82
Avg Score

92
Riveting, Refreshing, Intense, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if You like intellectually stimulating, challenging entertainment.

Don't see it if You are looking for a relaxing, easy night out. You want a longer, less dense theatrical experience.

70
Clever, Intelligent, Quirky, Romantic

See it if You're looking for a twist on boy meets girl.

Don't see it if You prefer your romance straight up.

87
Absorbing, Enchanting, Clever, Romantic, Original

See it if you love jake gyllenhall

Don't see it if you want to see an ensemble

100
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Great writing, Original

See it if you're interested in a refreshingly different kind of play, which appreciates its audience's intelligence and plays with time and space.

Don't see it if you get easily frustrated if you can't tell what's going on right away - scenes happen out of chronological order.

90
Great acting, Original, Riveting

See it if You like original shows that show a different take on things. It really forces you to focus and pay attention to what is changing. Abstract.

Don't see it if You want a show that is straight forward that you can casually watch. If you can't entertain artsy, abstract shows this isn't for you

95
Entertaining, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Clever

See it if Love solid acting, famous actors, strong dialogue, and a love story.

Don't see it if Don't think "popular" actors / TV/Movie actors should be on Broadway. Like action or big productions.

90
Enchanting, Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You want an amazing love story, master acting, and see a great Playwright's story. It's a quick 2 handed show that you wish lasted longer.

Don't see it if You don't like minimalistic sets and aren't ready to throw yourself into multiple universes, love and science blended so wonderfully here.

86
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if you appreciate a show that focuses intensely on the acting and writing without many extras.

Don't see it if you need a set or a linear storyline in order to enjoy a show.

92
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You want to see an original play.

Don't see it if If you need props.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Great acting, Profound

See it if You have a chance to stay for the playwright chat afterward!

Don't see it if You are easily confused or thrown off by complex, unconventional story lines.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Ambitious, Edgy, Great acting

See it if You like dynamic performances. Both Wilson and Gyllenhaal kill it.

Don't see it if You don't like non-linear stories.

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Powerful, Creative, Romantic

See it if You love good acting, a unique story, and interesting set design.

Don't see it if You're not used to seeing plays without a lot of showy stage design or don't like non-linear storytelling.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Original, Thought-provoking, Great writing

See it if you love physics, romance, and the radiant stage presence of Ruth Wilson.

Don't see it if you don't get nerds.

100
Great writing, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Must see

See it if The words "what if?" have crossed your mind.

Don't see it if You find spectacle necessary to enjoy a show. The special thing about the play is its minimalistic nature.

97
Clever, Absorbing, Refreshing, Riveting

See it if Loved this show. Very original . Great concept which was thought provoking.

Don't see it if I would see it again!

100
Clever, Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense

See it if You're a fan of Jake Gyllenhaal--he shines.

Don't see it if You're looking for a musical or exquisite set. Here, the focus is on two characters, what happens between them, and all that might have been

100
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Profound, Intense, Must see

See it if You want to take an intense journey through the lives of others in a setting that is stripped back (i.e. poor mans theatre) and profound.

Don't see it if you are not interested in moments that will ask you to dig deep and think deeper.

81
Absorbing, Edgy, Intelligent, Great acting, Intense

See it if it was recommended.

Don't see it if was not recommended by friends.

93
Enchanting, Dizzying, Intense, Must see

See it if You love the concept of the multiverse, if you've ever loved and lost -- and wondered if something else might have happened.

Don't see it if You dislike a non-linear timeline.

100
Ambitious, Masterful, Intelligent, Profound, Great acting

See it if you love great acting. Ruth Wilson and Jake Gyllenhaal are terrific.

Don't see it if you aren't open to theoretical physics, time shifts, and multiple dimension.

100
Great writing, Must see, Original, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if You like to think about the possibilities in life

Don't see it if You only like light stories

90
Great acting, Great staging, Original, Clever, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to be kept on your feet

Don't see it if You're easily confused or easily distracted.

78
Clever, Confusing, Great acting, Original, Thought-provoking

See it if You like plays that you have to think about later and analyze it

Don't see it if You have to think a lot

85
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if You like to know what possibilities may exist in each interaction. The what if??? Sliding doors situation

Don't see it if You just broke up from a relationship


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