Between Riverside and Crazy
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Between Riverside and Crazy
86

Between Riverside and Crazy NYC Reviews and Tickets

86%
(22 Reviews)
Positive
91%
Mixed
9%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Great writing, Absorbing, Entertaining, Relevant

About the Show

Second Stage presents this transfer from the Atlantic Theater about a an ex-cop and his parolee son trying to hold on to their rent-controlled apartment in this new play from Stephen Adly Guirgis.

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Member Reviews (22)

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965 Reviews | 339 Followers
70
Brac didn't appeal to me, but everyone else seemed to love it (including the pulitzer committee)

See it if you love slightly-heightened kitchen sink, dysfunctional family dramedies. BRAC is populated w lots of eccentrics and overflows w conflict.

Don't see it if you want real cohension and coherence. I found certain plotlines hard to believe. The acting was good, given the material. Impressive set. Read more

605 Reviews | 226 Followers
86
Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining, Relevant, Refreshing

See it if You love Stephen Adly Guirgis and/or new plays about interesting characters.

Don't see it if You don't like new plays about current issues.

481 Reviews | 315 Followers
78
Edgy, Great acting, Great writing, Clever, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see great acting.

Don't see it if You want a light night out at the theater.

501 Reviews | 103 Followers
71
Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You can in a small theater. This is one of those plays that needs great acting.

Don't see it if If you don't like a play that touches on racial stuff.

273 Reviews | 474 Followers
90
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see something relevant addressing current issues.

Don't see it if you're offended by strong language.

248 Reviews | 65 Followers
86
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You like Stephen Adly Guirgis, or just great writing. He’s put out 3 great shows in the past few years, and each one has a life of it’s own.

Don't see it if don’t want purely “funny” or “dramatic” shows. The playwright pulls laughs out of discomfort, and sorrow out of comedy. Purely compelling. Read more

156 Reviews | 204 Followers
88
Absorbing, Clever, Great writing, Resonant, Original

See it if you like family drama plays

Don't see it if you hate families and their drama

108 Reviews | 169 Followers
85
Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you like topical comedies or Stephen Adly Guirgis's work.

Don't see it if if you like plays, you should probably see it.

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