Based on a true story that originally appeared in the New York Times Modern Love column, this solo show offers a comic look at living with Parkinson's. More…
At age 47, Phil's wife is diagnosed with Parkinson's. This sends him on a roller-coaster ride through an escalating mountain of pills, dangerous liaisons, questions of manhood and womanhood, desire, faith, and love. On this ride, he finds himself exploring whether our personalities and passions may be little more than tamper-resistant chemical reactions stirred up in our brains.
All proceeds benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation.
See it if They want an entertaining, well acted view of living with Parkinson's disease and the side effects of medications
Don't see it if You love the pharmaceutical companies or you are looking for a romantic musical about Viagra
See it if Interesting performance and comedic approach to a terrible disease.
Don't see it if Hyper sexuality is the main focus of the show. Too exaggerated. Also, Parkinsons is NOT FATAL. It is horrible .
See it if You know someone with Parkinson’s and want to learn what it’s like living with it and want to support Michael j Fox’s Charity
Don't see it if You don’t like 1 man shows or are uncomfortable with shows speaking about sex
See it if For me this one man show started slowly and I sent until perhaps 20 or so minutes in I started enjoying it. Interesting topic
Don't see it if If you don’t like one man stand up style
See it if A relevant and eye-opener about Parkinson's disease
Don't see it if You don't have the ability to look at the most debilitating situation with a smiling eye...
See it if You love a good comedy with heart that goes straight through without an intermission.
Don't see it if You don’t like one-man shows or you like an intermission.
See it if You enjoy one-man shows. You enjoy discussions of health care and love done in a humorous way.
Don't see it if You hate one-man shows. You don't like somewhat dated, traditional stand-up tropes. Jokes Parkinson's & other health issues would upset you.
See it if Emotionally resonant and very entertaining. A must see if Parkinson's has affected you or anyone you know.
Don't see it if I can't think of a reason not to see this.
See it if People supporting loved ones with Parkinson's can identify with the struggles. Emphasis on humor as a way of coping.
Don't see it if This is a one actor show and based on one couple's personal story.... deals with coping with sexual issues.
See it if This is a one-man tour-de-force, it's incredible to watch this actor play so many different parts and with such emotional range. Incredible.
Don't see it if This show is a don't miss, not a don't see.
See it if you want a serious, funny, intelligent, and thought provoking take on dealing with ANY life changing illness; it’s wonderfully presented.
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with the reality that comes with coping with a disease like this...however, it’s done so well; give it a chance!
See it if A really, smart, impactful show on dealing with serious illness in the family. Funny, well-written and great acting.
Don't see it if It's worth seeing.
See it if Very funny and realistic. The story is very relatable on many levels regardless of your life experiences.
Don't see it if If you are easily offended this may not be the show for you