Semblance
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Semblance NYC Reviews and Tickets

65%
(7 Reviews)
Positive
43%
Mixed
57%
Negative
0%
Members say
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Disappointing, Intelligent

Presented as both an intimate theatrical installation at NYTW and a remote virtual experience.

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Member Reviews (7)

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Insipid, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if A film of a performance thrills you. If your not particular about what you see.

Don't see it if Lacking story, direction and of being in depth of anything. Needs to be more creative.

68
Disappointing, Thought-provoking, Indulgent, Banal, Cliched

See it if You enjoy seeing filmed performances in theater.

Don't see it if Not really a performance. A film of a performance. And the point seemed to be, “work sucks.” Not exactly revelatory.

Critic Reviews (2)

TheaterScene.net
August 18th, 2021

"A tour de force performance by Nikiya Mathis...Semblance beautifully makes its point without hitting its message – or us – over the head."
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New York Theatre Guide
August 13th, 2021

"The Black woman is beautiful, multifaceted, and complex. And though this theatrical film may create conversation on who she is, or could be, it unfortunately left me with more questions about who we are, than I had when I walked in."
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