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From 4 member  reviews
Members say: Great acting, Slow, Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating

About the show

In this new drama, six women at a crossroads in their lives meet at a mysterious crystal shop somewhere along the Jersey Shore, . More…

Six women of vastly different upbringings and backgrounds sign-up for a class in “Mediumship and Divination.” Each in search of something that’s missing. Will they find it among the spirits? "Divination" examines that inevitable point in a woman’s life – whatever age it may come – that past isn’t always prologue and the fortune shouldn’t always be foretold. 

Member Reviews (4)


Great acting, Slow, Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating
Avg Score

Slow, Poorly-staged, Disappointing, Confusing, Poorly-written

See it if You want to see a play about divination, holistic healing, tarot, etc. Like to support female artists.

Don't see it if You are looking for a fully developed and realized play. Dislike shows that dabble in a number of directorial styles.

Also "I believe that this universe is not a stupid universe." -Tara Cornfel... Read more Read less

Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating, Slow, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy figuring out what a show’s purpose is.

Don't see it if You enjoy crisp, well-written, meaningful plays. This play has none of these elements.

Also I felt that this long play was Six Actresses in Search of a Play. Sadl... Read more Read less

Great acting, Great writing, Absorbing

See it if you want to watch great performances. The writing was effective and clever. Palumbo clearly knows how to reach an audience with words.

Don't see it if you aren’t interested in sitting in a black box theater with mold and creaky seats. You know what you’re getting into.

Also The actresses did the best they could. They committed well. There was ... Read more Read less

Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if See this show if you want to see some amazing women run the world they live in. All female cast, and female playwright doing their thang!

Don't see it if Don't see it if you're looking for a regular run of the mill play.

November 2nd, 2018
“There’s meat and imagination here. It just needs some work. The production itself is hit or miss. It looks like very spare, community theater. Yating Sun, as Tara, overacts. The others all ebb and flow. Meredith Rust and Badriyah Kennedy are most consistent and developed. Ken Coughlin’s directio...
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November 7th, 2018
"Where this show really shined was in its ensemble. For the most part, you felt that each woman came in to the class with her own specific problems, and the play is at its best when these problems intersect with the problems of the others in the class and the women are forced to work together. Ho...
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