Be Here Now
Closed 1h 30m
Be Here Now
87

Be Here Now NJ Reviews and Tickets

87%
(19 Reviews)
Positive
95%
Mixed
5%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing, Thought-provoking

About the Show

This New Jersey premiere for Dreamcatcher Rep tells the story of a nihilistic misanthrope who undergoes a radical transformation.

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Member Reviews (19)

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84
Resonant, Great acting, Funny, Enchanting, Clever

See it if you enjoy funny yet serious contemporary stories with interesting and quirky characters.

Don't see it if you prefer Broadway style productions with big casts and fancy costumes. This is a very intimate theater and a show with a lot of heart. Read more

80
Quirky, Ambitious

See it if If you support local theatre Surprisingly good acting by the leads. Experimental can be tricky...it works here.

Don't see it if You expect a big play with big sets Read more

86
Quirky, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You like excellently-acted small-scale productions of contemporary plays that address current social concerns with humor and heart.

Don't see it if You are looking for large-cast, big Broadway escapist theater. Read more

61
Ambitious, Slow

See it if Supporting local community theater is important.

Don't see it if expecting elaborate scenery, riveting dialogue, or heavy drama. I was a little bored.

100
Romantic, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like new works, ensemble acting by a repertory company, terrific production values.

Don't see it if You don’t like philosophical discussions of faith or small cast shows.

90
Insightful, Delightful, Great acting, Though provoking, Great staging

See it if Not just entertainment – makes you think about the way you look at life

Don't see it if At first appearance the production doesn’t seem to be that professional given the former church setting (which is wrong)

90
Funny, Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if See it if you like transparent emotions and glimpses into real life topics and situations performed in an entertaining way.

Don't see it if Don’t see it if you are not comfortable with people being vulnerable.

90
Must see, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You like Professional acting and amazing directing. Excellent interaction among the characters. Good writing

Don't see it if You Want an elaborate production with singing and dance. Read more

Critic Reviews (1)

NJ.com
February 24th, 2020

"In ‘Be Here Now,’ romance takes a backseat to empathy"
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