Nothing Gold Can Stay
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Nothing Gold Can Stay
85

Nothing Gold Can Stay NYC Reviews and Tickets

85%
(81 Reviews)
Positive
95%
Mixed
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Members say
Great acting, Absorbing, Relevant, Intense, Great writing

About the Show

Partial Comfort's world premiere drama offers a love story for the opioid era.

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Member Reviews (81)

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80
Realistic, Sad, Relevant, Great acting, Great writing

See it if expertly crafted story with realistic characters, reactions & consequences. Sad, intense & inexorable. Powerful.

Don't see it if Issues of drug addiction are not for you. Read more

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Intense, Realistic, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in stories about addiction & it's affect on families. Great performances, realistic story, emotional.

Don't see it if You are in the mood for something light.

Critic Reviews (6)

The New York Times
October 9th, 2019

"Stuck in Maine in ‘Nothing Gold Can Stay’: Friends and family about to be left behind when a young man goes to college reckon with a world of narrow choices in Chad Beckim’s play."
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BroadwayWorld
October 8th, 2019

"The Preciousness of Life in Beckim's 'NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY'"
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Lighting & Sound America
October 15th, 2019

"Many scenes are brutally, thrillingly honest -- especially when it comes time to make an inventory of the human wreckage onstage -- marking Beckim as a new writer to watch."
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New York Stage Review
October 8th, 2019

4/5 Stars "'Wasted Youth Among the 99 Per Cent': The opioid epidemic upends two families in a stirring new play by Chad Beckim"
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TheaterScene.net
October 9th, 2019

"A heartbreaking 95-minute family drama depicting the ravages of rampant opioid addiction in the present day United States. The topical scenario is enforced by the skillful writing, searing performances and crisp production. Painful plot twists inject surprise to the familiar material."
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Theater Pizzazz
October 10th, 2019

"A master class in finding the humor and light in the brutality of a family shattered by drug addiction."
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