Twenty years in the future, sexual violence has been eradicated. Until one woman comes forward about her rape. This solo show provides a look at how we all perpetuate rape culture. More…
Over the span of an hour and through her portrayal of 8 characters, Qurrat Ann Kadwani evaluates the flaws in a society where rape is supposedly eradicated, helping to raise awareness about sexual violence and combat systemic oppression.
See it if you'll bring your thinking-caps. Much to absorb, if you're actually interested in what you've invested in by purchasing a tkt to this show.
Don't see it if you can handle a one-woman show about rape (8 characters in a bit over an hr). More seminar than play, w/tons of statistics thrown @ you.
See it if A close look at rape a subject so current. Thoughtful and well done characters.
Don't see it if Not for anyone seeking fluff. Emotionally stirring.
See it if Bravo Qurrat Ann Kadwani for this powerful production about the global problem of sexual violence! Well done!
Don't see it if The theater could really use better air conditioning but that was a small price to pay!
See it if you enjoy one person shows where numerous characters are played without interaction with each other - the actress/writer is a dynamo.
Don't see it if you hate being talked at by 8 different characters in a futuristic time/circumstance that doesn't quite hold up. Lots of data shared.
Also Stage lighting was blinding in the first row.
See it if you enjoy excellent acing, but an overdone subject; might be upsetting to rape victims; interesting and differing points of view
Don't see it if you are bored with the subject matter and don't like one handers, even well acted ones.
See it if you’re interested in a wholehearted, unequivocal expression of solidarity w/ rape victims and others affected by gender based violence
Don't see it if you’re more interested in a show’s artistic function than its social function; you want a voyeuristic recount of assault w/ lots of crying
See it if You want to be "schooled" in a good way about rape culture and the #me too movement of women fighting back against sexual harassment.
Don't see it if You have no patience for a timely and important one woman show that's more of an instruction course than a play but there's drama in it too.
See it if You appreciate great acting on serious topic (rape). This is a perfect example that one-woman-show can be great without being sexual at all.
Don't see it if You are really anti-feminism. Give it a chance, there are so much happening in an hour...
See it if you like plays where one actor portrays different characters, each presenting his or her perspective on a shocking event.
Don't see it if if plays about rape and society's reaction to it do not appeal to you.
See it if You want to hear about rape and rape culture discussed in an intellectual manner from a variety of unique perspectives.
Don't see it if If you expect an emotional impact that inspires you to act.
See it if You like shows like Anna Deveare Smith's, in which one actor plays many different roles in realistic situations.
Don't see it if You only like linear plays with a clear plot and with many actors.
See it if You are interested in an excellent actress who can portray numerous viewpoints from varied characters, like Anna Devere Smith
Don't see it if You want a full storyline drama and you are a little overwhelmed by all the talk of sexual violence
See it if you enjoy watching an unbelievably versatile actor whose every word & action invests you and brings an incredible script to life.
Don't see it if you are not interested in solo plays or learning about sexual violence through theatre.
See it if You 've never experienced a solo play. It's great to see the actress transition from 1 character to another - especially a child at 1 point.
Don't see it if You're not interested in discussing the topic of sexual violence.
See it if you're looking for an emotionally and intellectually challenging bravura solo performance by a gifted writer/performer.
Don't see it if You're looking for "fluff" entertainment that doesn't require self-reflection and thought.