Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald and Tony and Oscar nominee Michael Shannon bring new life to the bruised dreamers of Terrence McNally's timely and timeless romance. More…
Director Arin Arbus, in her Broadway debut, directs this portrait of a lonely waitress and a short order cook whose first date turns into a one-night stand – and maybe more.
See it if A story of obsession and inter love. Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon are explosive and outstanding. A must see play.
Don't see it if nudity and sexual language is a problem. I set and two characters if you need more this is not the show.
See it if You want to see two great actors interact in a very intimate way and explore their relationship.
Don't see it if You don’t like nudity or very personal and delicate issues.
See it if you want a well-written 2-hander performed by pros. Didn't know the work before but it worked for me.
Don't see it if you're looking for flying sets, large casts and lots of action. This is small and intimate and intense. Mmmmm
See it if A great play brought to life by two sensational actors. Two damaged souls trying to connect.
Don't see it if You want lots of action...this is a talky play with substance.
See it if Great chemistry between the two actors. Great dialogue with believable pathos about the difficult beginnings of relationships. Both superb.
Don't see it if you want to hear Audra McDonald sing; can't take nudity on stage; hate plays that don't have fast moving plots and are about relationships
See it if Terrence McNally combined with Audra McDonald & Michael Shannon are a hit and tour de force!
Don't see it if If you don’t like brilliance!
See it if You want to experience greatness in acting and a masterful script. There is true chemistry between Audra and Michael. Not to be missed.
Don't see it if You dislike intense dramas, nudity, sexual references and profanity. Not a light walk in the woods.
See it if You want to see a miscast long version of Frankie and Johnny.
Don't see it if You value your time to sit thru a miscast play. All of the boxes are checked and no one is doing anything wrong but the production is dull.
See it if You understand subtleties & want to see 2 characters learn to cope w their flaws. Nothing creepy here at all.
Don't see it if You need trigger warnings before reading troubling classics or can't deal w real life. This play is about klutzes learning to cope.
See it if You want to see Audra McDonald & Michael Shannon who are good actors. It was funny at times.
Don't see it if You don't want to sit through a slow show.
See it if you're ready to a 2-character drama confined in small space. Can be uncomfortable at times. It's a good play.
Don't see it if you prefer something more light-hearted. This is certainly not very entertaining. A bit overbearing and tiresome back and forth
See it if you are interested in a play about two middle-aged persons trying to connect in spite of their accumulated psychological baggage.
Don't see it if you do not like plays about only two nonglamorous characters playing out their insecurities and frustrations.
See it if you want to be absorbed by the great acting of Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon as the tell the story of lonely lovers trying to survive.
Don't see it if you do not like plays that are about romance and relationships that struggle with past hurt and sorrow.
See it if A very focused drama with one setting, intense dialogue, not light entertainment.
Don't see it if You are expecting it to be like the movie [it isn't], find the tight setting and focused dialogue between two characters too stifling.
See it if you are a fan of Audra McDonald; if you like seeing naked people on stage; If you like plays without much plot where people talk a lot .
Don't see it if You like actors with chemistry; if you'd rather hear Audra ing; you like plays with a plot
See it if you are interested in people trying to make a connection and the walls we surround ourselves with that make this connecting difficult.
Don't see it if you are offended by nudity.
See it if You: like great acting & writing; are a McNally fan; love emotionally absorbing theatre & riveting characters who exist in real time onstage
Don't see it if You: dislike romances; prefer plot driven shows, light comedies or musicals; are not a fan of these two actors; dislike two handers.
See it if Like good acting The show was fantastic I was honored to see Audra Mcdonald and Michael Shannon.The performance was engaging and funny.
Don't see it if No reason not to see it Great show
See it if To see powerhouse actors give such rich performances, a riveting play that still stands the rest of time, beautiful love story
Don't see it if Looking for something over the top, this play is quiet but beautiful, don’t go if you are looking for glam, this play is subtle
See it if you want to see two masterful actors in a beautifully written play.
Don't see it if you want to see a musical or don't like plays about relationships with just two characters.
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