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Cyrano de Bergerac

From 14 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Absorbing, Ambitious, Delightful, Funny

About the show

Resonance Ensemble brings the story of the French romantic hero with the large nose to the stage in a new adaptiation. More…

The most popular French play ever produced, this rich and romantic tale is brought to life by an intimate cast of actor/musicians in a fast-paced and interactive adaptation. This production stars Gabriel Barre in the title role and is co-directed by him and fight choreographer Rick Sordelet.


Member Reviews (14)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Absorbing, Ambitious, Delightful, Funny
80
Avg Score

68
Well-staged. lovely musical effects.

See it if You have never seen this great, classic comedy.

Don't see it if You want to see the definitive Cyrano.

77
Clever, Great staging, Intelligent, Beautiful, Enchanting

See it if you like original music, creative staging, fun stage fights, the classics, beautiful set design

Don't see it if you don't enjoy classical language, poetry

50
Confusing, Disappointing, Slow, Original, Dragging

See it if If you enjoy Victorian Literature, can easily understand what they are saying, and think an hour and a half is just right for the first act.

Don't see it if You get bored easily, have trouble sitting still, or get stage fright (because sitting on the stage is an option).

100
Absorbing, Riveting, Resonant, Romantic, Intense

See it if you enjoy competence and wordplay. You'll be absorbed by the protagonist.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of love stories of any kind. It's a classic for a reason.

76
Romantic, Great writing, Funny, Quirky, Great acting

See it if you want to see great characters

Don't see it if you don't want to

77
Ambitious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if you like good stories

Don't see it if if you dont appreciate good things

100
Clever, Delightful, Funny

See it if You like to cheer on the underdog

Don't see it if You don't like comedic drama

73
Absorbing, Ambitious, Epic

See it if you love classics

Don't see it if expecting the same ole story

100
Ambitious, Exquisite, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you are looking for an excellent show of integrity and strive!

Don't see it if you do not enjoy an incredible story of love and lack of self-esteem!

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful

See it if loved it.

Don't see it if You don't like romantic stories.

81
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if i could come to england

Don't see it if I don't come to england

97
Delightful, Entertaining, Masterful, Thought-provoking

See it if You like Mandy Patinkin

Don't see it if You don't like Mandy Patinkin

82
Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if you like classics

Don't see it if you don't like them

100
Romantic, Entertaining, Delightful, Must see

See it if You want to fall in love

Don't see it if If you have no heart


February 11th, 2016
"This production utilizes an innovative group of actors/musicians who can perform multiple characters as well as play multiple instruments…This is a highly entertaining production immersing the audience in 17th century France…The story is told imaginatively through Barre's direction."
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February 10th, 2016
"The production isn't flawless. Seating some of the audience on stage does give the huge performing space at St. Clement's a more intimate feel. But when two audience members are pulled into the action and asked to do a cold reading it would have helped to have microphones at the ready. It also s...
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February 8th, 2016
"A no-frills presentation by the Resonance Ensemble...The staging is mostly straightforward with the addition of some nice moments that include a lovely pantomime on a revolving stage and some striking shadow play as the performers enact quick action scenes behind a stage curtain lit from behind....
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February 11th, 2016
"Unfortunately what is lacking in this particular production is the chemistry needed between the characters to communicate their feelings of insurmountable love. The infatuation, desire, longing, admiration and lust is just not believable; therefore, the relationships become unimportant which is ...
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