"Rinse, Repeat" is a new play that conveys the painful truth about confronting a disorder that is often met with denial from both the patient and the people that love them. More…
Rachel hasn’t been home in four months. After fighting for her life at Renley, a trial weekend has been agreed upon. At first, Rachel couldn’t be happier to be reunited with her family. But what happens when the people you love most, the ones you believe want the best for you, are the ones causing the most damage without even knowing it? Where do you go when the place you feel you most belong might be the place that almost killed you in the first place? "Rinse, Repeat" sharply conveys the painful truth about a woman's fight for her life in the face of an eating disorder.
ADVISORIES: This play contains nudity. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
See it if A relevant and poignant play about eating disorders and how they affect not only the person suffering but the immediate family as well.
Don't see it if This felt like a cathartic experience for the playwright/actress, and although a valuable story, there was too much message and not enough
See it if you are interested in the many ways that dysfunctionality can express itself in upper middle class families-anorexia being just one of them.
Don't see it if you don't like "kitchen table" (literally) psychological dramas, dilemmas of the privileged, transference of pathology through generations.
See it if The subject interests you. It is difficult to hear the actors when they aren't facing you. Get a device if your hearing isn't great.
Don't see it if Anorexia and dysfunctional family stories are not for you.
See it if you would enjoy a play relevant to a problem facing many people today: eating disorders
Don't see it if you are not drawn to serious plays that attempt to present a topic for further discussion.
See it if You're interested in a family drama circling around easting disorders
Don't see it if You are looking for something light and polished. The script and actors struggle
See it if you've never given bulimia a second thought. This show was educational for me; very eye opening.
Don't see it if the subject matter might trigger unpleasantness for you. You don't like a million scene snippets.
See it if You are into the topic of eating disorders and family drama. Actors are quite good and are wasting their talents here.
Don't see it if You have better things to do and are not interested in watching a talented group of actors in a show about eating disorders.
See it if A true family drama that was relevant & thought-provoking. Extraordinary performance by the mother & daughter. This a Must See play.
Don't see it if If you want to see a feel good play, then this isn’t your evening out.
See it if you are interested in exploring a dysfunctional family and their daughter's eating disorder. Meaningful topic and well-delivered.
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with exploring eating disorders or life in a dysfunctional family.
See it if you want to see a show by a young playwright who's obviously invested in the subject material
Don't see it if if you're triggered by eating disorders
See it if you want to see a powerful story about a young woman with an eating disorder.
Don't see it if you want a light-hearted and/or large-scale production. This play is on a simple set and tackles a serious issue.
See it if Interested in topics other than gender and race that seem to monopolize the off broadway drama scene. An interesting look at anorexia.
Don't see it if Only enjoys fluff
Also Stay with it, starts slow but gets there
See it if You are interested in an intelligent well written and acted play portraying issues related to eating disorders. Educational in nature
Don't see it if You are bothered by intense dramas dealing with dysfunctional families and mental health issues. Can be uncomfortable for some.
See it if You are interested in seeing the dynamics of a family dealing with eating disorders.
Don't see it if You are not interested in the struggles of a family dealing with eating disorders.
See it if You are interested by the not often explored subject of eating disorders. Your theatrical taste veers to heavy dramas.
Don't see it if You dislike melodrama. You can’t relate to the psychological struggles of a privileged Greenwich, CT family.
See it if You are interested in a well-acted drama about conflicts & issues within a contemporary dysfunctional family
Don't see it if You are expecting a comedy or musical, not interested in family drama or would be uncomfortable with some profanity and nudity.
See it if You want to see a well acted play about dysfunctional families and want to see a play about a topic that is rarely portrayed on stage
Don't see it if You want to see something light. Subject of eating disorders might hit too close to home.
See it if You like intense drama about serious topics. The illness is sure well "represented" through this powerful piece. Well done!
Don't see it if You couldn't care less about eating disorder. As the playwright said, maybe you didn't look hard enough...
See it if You would like greater insight into eating disorders and the family environments that breed them.
Don't see it if The theme doesn’t interest you. If you don’t like dysfunctional family dramas.
See it if you're ready for a great, but intense show. Excellent writing/acting which shine light on a serious issue and really hold your attention.
Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with tough issues like eating disorders and the family situations which create them.
See it if Material about a very important issue that doesn’t get talked about, you want to learn about eating disorders, lovely careful performances
Don't see it if If eating disorders is a triggering topic for you but this show doesn't glorify it, if you're looking for humor, this Isn't the play for you
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