Ruddy Productions presents this world premiere drama about Sam and Gwen, a couple that can’t quite make their relationship—or their breakup—work. More…
'Orion' examines those romances that end but never really leave us. Some wounds fade with time but others don’t, so how do we move on and live life when we still hurt? Can we still cherish the good times we had without letting them destroy us? While their closest friends seem to have everything figured out, Sam and Gwen struggle to find their respective roles in each other's lives.
See it if you love plays about youthful relationships; both couples are right out of college. Should be more: more funny, profound, insightful, moving
Don't see it if you want a polished work. The script needs cutting, altho there are good moments, esp'ly the end when the monologues come together.
See it if You want a relationship drama that goes beyond the cliches . You want realistic, complicated feelings about falling in & out of love.
Don't see it if You hate relationship dramas. You want simple romance & a happily ever after.
See it if you want a safe cute play that will may you say "I have felt like that at some point in my life with a boy/girl" they did a nice job in the
Don't see it if end, tying everything up. If you are looking for something different you will be underwhelmed. This was very fluffy and the acting was bad
See it if Like to explore relationship dynamics & don't care if story is about college age /early 20's folks. Cast is young/able, writing rings true.
Don't see it if You can't sit on really uncomfortable chair for 90 mins, don't like shows in a tiny space, want everything light, don't like profanity.
See it if you enjoy black box presentations, up close and personal, about falling in and falling out of young love; the ins and outs of relationships
Don't see it if you've been there before - nothing new here, but well done (omit the last scene please) and talented cast. The chairs were indeed the worst.
See it if A relationship dramedy with 2 characters who attain insight into themselves and their relationship and 2 who do not. Intimate at times,...
Don't see it if ...banal at others. Sam character is well-acted, Abby character does develop, the others less successful. A bit like a student production.
See it if If like to see the "good guys" win after being torn apart emotionally. 5 extra points for Simone Serra's monologue-worth the admission $s.
Don't see it if Your old enough to know how these situations almost always turn out and unwilling to indulge in the fantasy.
See it if You want to see a play about two couples on their romantic journey and where it takes them. The ups, down and ins and outs of romance.
Don't see it if You are not interested in a romantic play. You don't believe in love and heartache and breaking up and finding new love.
See it if You are a college student. It will seem interesting to you.
Don't see it if You like plays that have substance.
See it if You want to be entertained and like, as I do, 90 minute shows with no intermission.
Don't see it if it is still at the Studio Theater at 410 W 42nd St. The most uncomfortable chairs I have ever sat in. Thankfully,the show was entertaining
See it if you want to see great acting with characters developing in a realistic way as they confront life, love, friendships, ambitions, etc.
Don't see it if you can't sit in a metal chair for 90 minutes.
See it if Want to see a show about ups & downs of relationships
Don't see it if If you dont want to see a drama or want to sit in uncomfortable seats. (I've sat in worse seats, but they are in the top 5 most uncomfortabl
See it if small, simple, elegantly delivered productions about love are to your liking
Don't see it if the trials of tumultuous young adult relationships put you to sleep, or you only want jazz hands
See it if you like relationship discussion regarding people in their early 20's; clever, relatable writing
Don't see it if you don't care about shallow relationship struggles; actors should have been cast as in their early 30s; would have been more resonant
See it if You would like to see stories about relationships and their difficulties.
Don't see it if You want to see a script full of unnecessary F words, and slow progression of the plot.
See it if If you enjoy an interesting relationship play that is performed by a very talented ensemble in an intimate setting. Both funny and poignant.
Don't see it if You have seen too many relationship plays.
See it if You enjoy your typical...boy meets girl, boy loses girl story...with a bit of humor!
Don't see it if Your looking for a fresh take on the relationship game!
See it if You're interested in a simple relationship story and the feeling of small local theatre.
Don't see it if You're looking for a professional production - they did what they could with what they had but it was not the most original work.
See it if You're going through a breakup and want some comfort amidst pain. The Abby and Scott plot line was much stronger than the primary one
Don't see it if You expect something thought provoking or deep. This is a short, relatable take on romantic comedy
See it if Well-structured, solid performances from this young team, covering some well-trodden romantic material w/ a few smart storytelling devices.
Don't see it if Will be interested in seeing more from this playwright as he grows older, wiser, and tackles some more nuanced and complex material.