"Friendly's Fire" shows us to what lengths one man will go to preserve the sanity of his friend - a veteran who lost his brother in service to our country. More…
In a cabin in Alaska, Guy Friendly, a Gulf War veteran and bee-herder, has just had a tooth stolen during casual sex. His best friend Todd, a pawn-shop owner dressed as an astronaut, finds Friendly in a fevered state. Trapped by the snow, Todd has little choice but enter Friendly’s fevered dream, to unravel the events of the night before – and the events of the Gulf War that led Friendly to becoming a shut-in.
See it if You want to see a very challenging absurdist play and you don't care if it doesn't make much sense. All of the acting is great!
Don't see it if You want to see a well written play with characters you care about. Very confusing and childish.
See it if you like original stories that are a bit quirky. Great acting and design elements.
Don't see it if you want a linear play or don't enjoy smaller theatre productions.
See it if Cleverly put together, do not show up late, you will miss very important scenes that keep the drama intense.
Don't see it if You are drunk, high, sleepy.
See it if You love to get engrossed in the characters and their story. It is totally engaging
Don't see it if Your uncomfortable with strong emotion and distress in other people. I encourage you to try, totally worth the experience
See it if You enjoy theater that shakes you to your core. You want to be taken on a ride about our humanity, relationships, healing and love.
Don't see it if Guns are triggering for you. There isn’t a lot of violence but there are guns onstage.
See it if Full disclosure, I am a fan of plays that take risks. That are theatrical. That aren't afraid to lose an audience in a new world.
Don't see it if If you're looking for a broadway-style musical, or and American realism drama, this is not for you. This is a fever dream fantasy.
See it if You are looking to delve deeper into the human psyche and how we process trauma. This show dissects loss and PTSD with profound effect.
Don't see it if You have extreme sensitivity to war violence and flashing lights.
See it if You are a person who is looking for the deeper meaning in life, and our interactions with each other, served up with a good side of humor
Don't see it if You are looking for a light-hearted escape from the real world or an unintelligent, slap-stick comedy