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Divine Comedy NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(3 Reviews)
Positive
67%
Mixed
33%
Negative
0%
Members say
Academically valuable, Absorbing, For the true aficianado, Riveting, Slow

About the Show

The Storm Theatre and Blackfriars Repertory Theatre present a pair of heavenly one-act comedies directed by Storm Artistic Director, Peter Dobbins.

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79
Thought-provoking, Slow, Academically valuable, For the true aficianado, Heartwarming

See it if You want to learn a bit about the roots of theatre as we know it. This is a simple story, a bit of a morality play, worth seeing if you can

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65
Disappointing

See it if you like shows about faith; two short plays;

Don't see it if a disappointing production from this normally on point theater company

Critic Reviews (1)

TheaterScene.net
October 9th, 2016

“The problem is the fact that they are directed too leisurely and, consequently, do not generate any laughs, fatal for comedies. The rhythms of both plays seem much more formal and genteel than they need to be. The short, curtain raiser plays like an extended anecdote, while the longer, more famous play is a comedy of manners that seems rather thin for its length. The stilted, old-fashioned translations from the French also do not help.”
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