Pass Over (NJ)
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Pass Over (NJ)
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Pass Over (NJ) NJ Reviews and Tickets

86%
(22 Reviews)
Positive
95%
Mixed
5%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Intense, Relevant

About the Show

Luna Stage Company presents this mashup of "Waiting for Godot" and the Exodus saga, exploring the unquestionable human spirit of young black men who dream about a promised land they've yet to find. 

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Member Reviews (22)

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125 Reviews | 11 Followers
85
Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Relevant

See it if you want to see a well written, acted and directed play about race relations in the U.S.

Don't see it if you are looking for lighter fare. This play is a serious treatise on race although humorous in parts. Read more

95 Reviews | 31 Followers
79
Relevant, Great acting, Ambitious, Clever

See it if if you want to see a clever mashup of Godot set in urban ghetto with biblical overtures and an excellent cast.

Don't see it if if you aren't interested in somber plays that deal with racism and police violence against African- American men. Read more

65 Reviews | 13 Followers
84
Intense, Profound, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you would like to experience a very intense, well acted play about two African American men dreaming of the "promised land."

Don't see it if if you are looking for light fare or are not interested in the state of race relations today.

45 Reviews | 63 Followers
89
Riveting, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if Magnificently acted and riveting Godotesque play about the cycle of hopelessness, violence, & fear for poor black men in racist society.

Don't see it if If you have difficulty with the strong language, which is critical in depicting the reality of the subject.

51 Reviews | 5 Followers
95
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy absurdism and difficult looks on race/poverty/history/today. Stands on it's own, additionally enjoyable if familiar with ...Godot

Don't see it if You prefer fluffy musicals. This is a play that will make you think & feel tough feelings.

33 Reviews | 5 Followers
79
Edgy, Great staging, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if If you like great acting

Don't see it if If you prefer light hearted drama

29 Reviews | 5 Followers
75
Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Confusing, Absorbing

See it if You like new plays about problems of inequality in America.

Don't see it if You are offended by the word" nigger". Don't like theater in the round. Don't like plays about prejudice and mistreatment.

20 Reviews | 0 Followers
100
Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You care about all people & issues that are going on today. The actors were phenomenal & the play was well written. I went so many emotion.

Don't see it if You are not open minded or if cursing bothers you. This should be a MUST SEE for EVERYONE!

Critic Reviews (2)

BroadwayWorld
February 12th, 2020

"'PASS OVER' at Luna Stage is an Intense and Important Story for Our Times"
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NJ.com
February 10th, 2020

"‘Pass Over’ spotlights historic oppression on a modern street corner"
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