Academy and Tony Award nominee Carey Mulligan stars in this new solo drama from Tony Award-winning playwright Dennis Kelly. More…
An unexpected meeting at an airport leads to an intense, passionate, head-over-heels relationship. Before long they begin to settle down, buy a house, juggle careers, have kids – theirs is an ordinary family. But then their world starts to unravel and things take a disturbing turn.
See it if You want to see a spellbinding one person show. A real roller coaster of emotions. Truly amazing performance!
Don't see it if You’re not ready for a hard punch in the gut. This one is going to stay with you for a while.
See it if Woman recollects past scenes in her life culminating in a tragedy. Themes: marriage gone bad, male violence. Well written and acted.
Don't see it if Depressing and sad, with graphic violence. Non-linear. The character wasn't compelling. But overall it held my interest.
See it if u want to see a gripping, funny, aching, shattering perf-of-a-lifetime by Mulligan in a memory play about a woman trapped in a bad marriage.
Don't see it if you go expecting a particularly insightful, balanced or original play about gender roles, as the title suggests it may be.
See it if you like 1-person shows, are a fan of Carey Mulligan, interested in clever staging, appreciate intense, unexpected endings
Don't see it if not a fan of Mulligan, 1-person shows or mysterious "jumps" into character's memory, can't abide a little slowness to get to rich denouement
See it if you want to see a brilliant, layered, solo performance by Mulligan She delivers laugh out loud moments as well as shattering your heart
Don't see it if you don't appreciate one person plays or the telling of a seemingly normal story that turns very dark toward the end.
See it if you want to see Mulligan in a stunning tour de force that grips you from minute one and leaves you uneasy.
Don't see it if you are triggered by violence against children or dislike one woman shows.
See it if solo show where the character describes her life; funny moments in beginning & then turns very dark - intense and brutal; great acting & set
Don't see it if intense description of very violent act; a bit didactic at the end with some facts and figures being given
See it if Mulligan delivers in this solo performance of a woman’s emotional journey through love & real loss. Be prepared for laughter & fear as we..,
Don't see it if Recognize the ways in which we control - & fail to control - out basest needs. Heavy stuff, spun out slowly, but what a performance!
See it if you want to see a tour de force piece of acting by a great actress.
Don't see it if you do not like solo performances. This could be cut by 1/2 hour.
See it if How the greatest man of her life became her greatest tragedy. Exploration of how violence plays out very gendered in current society.
Don't see it if Death of children is triggering. Don't understand more urban English accents. Don't like one-person shows.
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See it if you are ready for a one woman show that is moving and powerful - an ode to the Me, too movement.
Don't see it if you are a thin-skinned guy who likes to believe you are in control or if you have suffered grievous loss
See it if You want a remarkable performance in a surprising work. Don’t read about it. The story is one that should unfold without preconceptions.
Don't see it if You don’t like one-person shows, need lots of visual action, are easily offended by profanity and sexual situations, or need consistent tone
See it if you want to be wowed by a great actress taking over a stage for 90 minutes in a profoundly moving and upsetting play.
Don't see it if you need to see a comedy - this is not it and I totally get needing a comedic boost.
See it if expertly crafted play and imaginative stage design with a top-notch actress
Don't see it if harrowing nature of storyline cannot be minimized; authentic UK accent may be foreign to some
See it if you're a Carey Mulligan fan and enjoy actors ripping into monologues or intense situations
Don't see it if you can't stomach descriptions of violence or don't like plays that lean on manipulation over insight
See it if you want to see a great actress making use of her incredible range of skills with charm and intelligence, leading you to an unexpected twist
Don't see it if you don't like solo shows or you just want light entertainment.
See it if You like one person shows with an intense story told in a clever manner by a great actress.
Don't see it if You are expecting a lot of action or don’t like plays with only 1 character.
See it if you'd like to see a stellar solo performance by Carey Mulligan in this memory play of a harrowing story.
Don't see it if you don't like solo performance or stories with a very unhappy ending.
See it if you love theater and are starved for brilliant performances. This is a must see. even though you will miss some words it does not matter
Don't see it if you cannot handle tough subjects. you are not engaged by brilliant acting, you need dazzle in "stuff" instead of the performance
See it if You want to see amazing acting and are ok with serious and disturbing subject matter.
Don't see it if You only want happy, light, fluffy pieces. You have a hard time understanding a British accent.
See it if you like an intelligent theater that doesnt necessarily aim to please the Aristotlean way of storytelling and you like profound theater
Don't see it if you dont like storytelling theater and prefer an ensemble driven piece