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Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus

From 19 member  reviews
Members say: Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Great acting

About the show

Emery Entertainment presents a touring solo show; a theatrical fusion between theatre and stand-up, based on the best selling book by John Gray. More…

Performer Peter Story stars in a one man play about how couples can bridge the interplanetary gulf between the sexes. The play's narrator resisted the Mars/Venus theory for years, but after he meets John Gray, he is a convert. This 90-minute show will have couples elbowing each other all evening as they see themselves on stage. Presented via different vignettes, topics cover everything from dating to marriage to the bedroom.


Member Reviews (19)

MEMBERS SAY:

Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Great acting

46
Relevant, Romantic, Raunchy, Quirky, Overrated

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November 13th, 2015
"Peter Story brings an awful lot of energy and an engaging delivery to 'Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus, Live!' a one-man show at New World Stages, but his efforts don’t always overcome the creakiness of the source material…The stage show feels like a sort of retro stand-up comedy routine...
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November 12th, 2015
"While the show is amusing throughout, it is somewhat dated as it assumes that a couple is in an old-fashioned traditional relationship...It doesn’t deal with non-traditional relationships like stay at-home dads or other situations that don’t follow the paradigm under consideration. Nevertheless,...
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November 10th, 2015
"While the performance is able to keep audiences engaged over the course of its roughly two-hour run, the ultimate end goal seems a little muddled. Once you accept that 'Men are From Mars' is less play and more stand-up comedy, it’s easy to forget the prerequisite needs we audience members have i...
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November 7th, 2015
"'Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus Live!'...is actually a standup comedy act inspired by Gray’s book and performed...by a really funny, LA-based Martian...named Peter Story...It’s too long, and its generalizations are arguable, but it’s a painless way to get a bite-sized idea of what the f...
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