Fellowship for Performing Arts presents a one-man bio-show chronicling C.S. Lewis' journey from atheism to devout Christianity. More…
Playwright/performer Max McLean embodies the author and talks about the experiences that shaped his life, including the death of his mother, his estranged relationship with his father, and other events that transformed him from vigorous debunker into the most eloquent Christian intellectual of the 20th century.
See it if you enjoy one-man shows that are a deep, intellectual argument about faith, religion, personal development. Interesting from any perspective
Don't see it if you can't stand slow starts of one man shows that feel more lecture than play. Aren't open to religious discussion.
See it if you love the work/writings of Lewis, you want to know more about the author, you enjoy one-man shows.
Don't see it if watching an intelligent, thoughtful 80min one man show is not your thing.
See it if you like Lewis' work, interested in biographical work, want to think about what spirituality means and how we come to it
Don't see it if you arent interested in one mans journey to understand his beliefs and what influenced him
See it if If you like biographical one-person show dramas.
Don't see it if If you don't like stories of religeous conversion or expect anecdotes about the writing of the Narnia series.
See it if you have an interest in C.S. Lewis, philosophy, or religion, all examined in loving detail by an attentive playwright and a thoughtful actor
Don't see it if you prefer clear and dramatic narrative arcs, tight pacing, or abundant action. This is a quiet, meandering character study of a play.
See it if you're interested in more about this author ...you're interested in theology in general.
Don't see it if you're looking for more action, less telling.
See it if If you enjoy C.S. Lewis and want to know more about his life and religion
Don't see it if If you don't enjoy one man shows or anything that deals with religion
See it if You are interested in C S Lewis, interested in what led to his conversion to christianity. you like intellectual shows.
Don't see it if You don't like one man shows, are not interested in this subject. interesting and acting good but show lacked emotional connection
See it if You like to see one man shows and like and don't mind an intense topic
Don't see it if You hate one man shows and intense topics
See it if you are interested in C.S. Lewis. You like biographies. You care about religious awakenings. you are interested in the Christian faith
Don't see it if you need lighthearted entertainment. you are not into religious topics and biographies
See it if If you're interested in just what the title suggests: a journey from one side of faith to the other.
Don't see it if Your aural abilities aren't up for the challenge. I had/have trouble hearing. McLean's accent and the play's dry transport, lulled me.
See it if Was happily surprised by CS Lewis's life and how he slowly converted to the Christian faith. He didn't come willingly!
Don't see it if His life doesn't interest you.
See it if You enjoy literature, science and religion discussed with intelligence and irony. Humorous and well presented, good actor/playwright.
Don't see it if One man show, slow and cerebral is not your thing. This is not a variety show but rather a close look at a writers beliefs.
See it if You have any interest in CS Lewis or his thinking or his writing. We were told the show was about 80 minutes long. It felt like 20.
Don't see it if You don't like shows that come from a Christian perspective. CAUTION: This show may change your life.
See it if You want a more meaningful, deeper theatrical performance that will probably make you think.
Don't see it if You're not interested in a one-man show, especially one that really delves into religion.
See it if you are a big fan of C.S. Lewis, or of exploring theology and how people grapple with faith over time
Don't see it if you need a zippy show with a lot of plot or humor
See it if you appreciate the breadth and depth of C.S. Lewis's output against a very human man's life cycle, and think theology isn't verboten
Don't see it if you're impatient with a certain old-world staginess, dislike one-man shows or don't cotton to theology and teleology.
See it if even like me you're an atheist. The actor is brilliant in his delivery. Also Q&A with audience afterwards was great
Don't see it if You're after something light-hearted. This is intellectually stimulating and thought provoking.