This new play looks at the aftermath of a school shooting, where a sheriff's deputy's search for redemption prompts a community to ask—what will we be known for? More…
From the show:
In the aftermath of a school shooting, Sheriff’s Deputy Andy Rubens must come to terms with the choices he made during the tragedy. In Scott Organ’s spellbinding new play, one man’s search for redemption prompts a community to ask—what will we be known for?
See it if you are interested in dramas about school shootings.
Don't see it if believe a play should thoughtfully explore issues and reach insightful conclusions.
See it if you enjoy strong "theater of the oppressed", meaningful themes and discoveries in the human condition, our strengths and weaknesses.
Don't see it if you are not interested in the subject of gun violence. A powerful statement on how our communities are impacted by one persons action.
See it if you're interested in a unique perspective on a school shooting, you are interested in a short but intense show surrounding high emotions
Don't see it if you're expecting to feel new things after the show, you're hoping for intensity or drama, you want more time on deep subjects like this
See it if you can handle dark subject matter (school shooting), naturalistic performances that are low-key & nuanced, and small intimate theaters.
Don't see it if tragic subject matter upsets you ... there is virtually no light/lightness in this story.
See it if You can examine the psyche of the grieving mother, the officer who was afraid to respond, his Captain, and others in a poignant portrayal.
Don't see it if You feel that some subjects are too sensitive to dramatize, in this case, a school shooting.
See it if What happens in real time when you don't react as expected to a traumatic situation. Brilliantly staged. The acting is so genuine. Loved it.
Don't see it if you don't want to explore what happens during a school shooting or gun violence.
See it if You like to be stimulated by human stories ripped from the headlines which affect us all
Don't see it if School shooting subject matter bothers you
See it if The acting was good. The stage is very interesting. It worked. You won’t regret seeing it.
Don't see it if You are sensitive to guns- gun policies. Interested in owning guns.
See it if If you are living in the world today. It is so real and makes you see a difficult situation from many sides. Thought provoking.
Don't see it if If the subject matter is to real and you are more in to feel good shows...
See it if You like good acting, great production values, and clever writing.
Don't see it if You don’t like a play that tackles upsetting issues, and recent events.
See it if Masterfully acted and directed play that deals with the aftermath of a school shooting. The performances of Mitchell, Giese and Brock are
Don't see it if You don’t care for magnificently acted play that examines questions of guilt, blame and responsibility.
Also The finest to be seen currently in NY.
See it if The play is about forgiveness. It is searing, heartfelt, difficult +ultimately redemptive. Precise writing. Hard stuff Fine acting. Intimate
Don't see it if This is not a lighthearted play. It is serious, sad, upsetting and real. Takes the subject-school shootings-from a very personal perspective
See it if If you enjoy stripped down shows this s for you. It was based on an interesting and relevant matter.
Don't see it if The acting was adequate at best. Lacked scenery or wardrobe.
See it if You enjoy intense dialogue exposing raw emotions that ask for giving up all defenses, all in a well thought out stage design.
Don't see it if the dilemma of conflicting emotions is not your thing.
See it if You want to see some incredible acting and leave pondering some timely questions.
Don't see it if Plays about school shootings are too much for you.
See it if You love thought provoking, well acted contemporary theater in an intimate location.
Don't see it if You like a flashy set and the bells and whistles of an expensive production. You’re turned off by high school bombings.