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New York | 1h 10m | Opens Oct 22

Plot Points in Our Sexual Development

From 36 member reviews
Members say: Great acting, Relevant, Slow, Disappointing, Absorbing

About the show

Lincoln Center presents this new drama, a contemporary queer love story, which explores gender, intimacy, and the dangers of revealing yourself to the person you love.  More…

Theo and Cecily want to be honest about their sexual histories, but what happens when telling the truth jeopardizes everything?

1h 10m | Opens Oct 22 | Claire Tow Theater (Upper W Side)


“Plot Points in Our Sexual Development” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

79
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Great writing

See it if want to try to understand trans people funny and moving at times

Don't see it if if issues of secuality are not your thing thought ending was some what confusing

85
During previews
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Relevant, Riveting

See it if You’re interested In sexuality in the 21st century. It’s only about an hour and funny frequently.

Don't see it if You are priggush and don’t appreciate provocative themes.

85
During previews
Ambitious, Edgy, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if a thoughtful look at a contemporary relationship with all of the confusion that surrounds sexual identities.

Don't see it if explicit sexual language upsets you

Also The two actors zip through (55mins) a marvelous performance that is to... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Absorbing, Edgy, Exquisite, Intelligent

See it if you want to see a frank discussion of contemporary relationships in a simple straightforward format.

Don't see it if you are bothered by frank sexual discussions or need a standard play structure,

80
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Refreshing, Resonant, Understated

See it if you're interested in seeing a very healthy conversation between partners modeled on stage in a way rarely or never before seen in media.

Don't see it if you're looking for an action-packed theatrical experience that's plot-driven.

80
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if You're interested on hearing sensitive stories about sexual experiences

Don't see it if You're not broad-minded

79
During previews
Insightful well written show

See it if You appreciate sexual gender plays

Don't see it if You feel uncomfortable with sex and gender dialogue.

76
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You want a frank story about sexual history of a lesbian and a transgender woman...very universal...

Don't see it if You don't want realistic talk about sex

74
During previews
Schematic, Brave, Valuable, Not so dramatic, Edcucational

See it if you are curious about how a couple—lesbian & trans male—might work their way through the confusions of a new kind of love.

Don't see it if you are looking for a fully developed play.

Also I found “Plot Points in Our Sexual Development” a useful experience, t... Read more Read less

73
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Slight, Not preachy

See it if You want to hear some interesting anecdotes concerning the lives of a lesbian and a trans man.

Don't see it if You're looking for a lot of pizzazz or you're disinterested in the sex lives of gender queer people.

Also The play is only 60 mins and the first 50 are great. The play is let d... Read more Read less

72
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Interesting, Work in progress

See it if Thought-provoking. Well acted. Entertaining.

Don't see it if You don't want to see a discussion about gender issues.

Also 60min long. ... Read more Read less

71
During previews
Creative, Great acting, Profound, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if you want to see a truly contemporary queer story told creatively and poetically (though not Shakespearean).

Don't see it if you don't like non-traditional stories, storylines, and if you want a full length and fully developed play.

Also This is my second performance at LCT3 and I am now in love with them. ... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Clever, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Perhaps confusing

See it if You'd like an interesting exercise involving the way we talk about what we feel, and you are OK with an writing exercise posing as a play.

Don't see it if It is a problem for you that likely you will not buy this pat and unlikely set of circumstances, and could miss an important identity issue.

69
During previews
Great topic not ready for prime time

See it if you want to listen in on two people working through their sex issues. The conversation is thought provoking if not completely engrossing.

Don't see it if you like a traditional format. Although the talking straight out for half the play makes you wonder it also makes you wander from play.

69
During previews
Edgy, Unclear, Needs development, Explicit talk, Becomes tedious

See it if 2 people explore gender roles, identity, sexual longings in contemp love story. No plot, but memories, musing, grappling, hurt hearts.

Don't see it if Want polished play. This feels very unfinished, like note taking in a sexuality class. VERY frank/graphic, not 4 everyone. Uncomfortable.

68
During previews
Great acting, Relevant, Indulgent

See it if you appreciate two great acting performances and a relevant exploration of sexual experiences and reaction to a partner transitioning.

Don't see it if you don't like shows that are mostly delivered as monologues (although they converge later in the show). It's an important, but niche story.

Also It's always good to see different types of people and experiences port... Read more Read less

68
During previews
Thought-provoking, Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if You want to see a play of mainly monologues of two people describing their sexuality from ages three to adulthood.

Don't see it if You want a good story and actors who speak loud enough for you to hear.

68
During previews
Great acting, Talky, Brave, Direct, A good start

See it if You like candid, forthright dialogue with frank stories of sexuality.

Don't see it if Two people telling stories and having a conversation, often hard to hear, will put you off.

Also The playwright’s intention may be to create characters who talk about ... Read more Read less

67
During previews
Relevant, Disappointing, Work in progress

See it if You want to see a quick 60min 2 person play.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in stories regarding sexuality or gender identity.

Also The show's format begins w/ 2 people alternating monologues. Halfway t... Read more Read less

66
During previews
Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy a contemporary discussion of modern gender roles.

Don't see it if It runs 60 minutes. Way too short for a full experience.

60
During previews
Hard to care

See it if you're interested in 60 minutes of talk about tween sex lives (or the lack thereof) & the need to be loved. Bonus points for tween LGBTQs.

Don't see it if Depending on how far removed you are from the age of the 2 characters, it may be a challenge to care.

Also Staging is minimal, scenery is invisible, acting is ok nothing more. B... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Confusing, Slow, Explicit, Trendy, Work in progress

See it if you are interested in gender fluidity and if you don't mind a play much of which consists of alternating monologues

Don't see it if you like a traditional play where the actors have a dialogue throughout the play

Also Since it is made explicit in one of the play's YouTube videos, I don't... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you want to hear actors talk about the awakening of their sexuality from childhood to adulthood.

Don't see it if you want to see a fully developed play with actors who speak audibly.

Also The actors spoke in such low voices in the first part of the play, it ... Read more Read less

56
During previews
Indulgent, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you enjoy plays about white gay folks talking about themselves in an ultra articulating way

Don't see it if you want an honest story with plot and characters

Also This could be a blog article or radio piece and I wouldn't have missed... Read more Read less

56
During previews
Raunchy, Banal, Insipid, Dated, Insulting

See it if After confessing youthful sexual failures, can two lesbians find legitimization when one is transgender?Marianne Rendon is an actor to watch

Don't see it if Actor's gender identity causes confusion to plot intention. Playwright doesn't give audience enough credit on its insight.Talk, but no ideas

Also At fifty minutes, this sliver is ever so slight, with lines whispered.... Read more Read less


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