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Sonder

From 32 member  reviews
Members say: Romantic, Cliched, Slow, Great writing, Great acting

About the show

This drama explores notions of love and interpersonal connection as a couple looks into the lives of their new home's previous tenants. More…

The word "sonder" encapsulates the idea that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own. In Dan Moldovan's drama, a couple moves into 14 Haven Street to begin a new chapter on the same page where previous tenants Mark and Sam left off. The newbies dig deep to learn about Mark and Sam and, along the way, discover what's actually important.


Member Reviews (32)

MEMBERS SAY:

Romantic, Cliched, Slow, Great writing, Great acting

69
Ok. nothing special.

See it if You want to be told that gay and heterosexual relationships are all alike

Don't see it if If you want theatre with something new to say

65
Competent acting, Slow, Superficial characters, Excessive sentimentality, Admirable message

See it if you favor shows that foster positive messages about "gay" people and human interrelationships in general.

Don't see it if you dislike excessive sentimentality and superficial character analysis.

69
Slow, Disappointing, Fluffy, Romantic

See it if you want to see a play where gay and heterosexual couples are accepted equally for being wonderful, happy, healthy and loving people.

Don't see it if you resent seeing the same theme over and over.

Also The message of the play is very good. However, the play hits one over ... Read more Read less

67
Edgy, Romantic

See it if Interested in story lines having to do with death and relationships. It wasn't that bad but definitely needed polishing.

Don't see it if You want a polished production.

69
Ambitious, Slow, Fluffy, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if interested in seeing the parallels between new tenants and the previous ones inhabiting the same space

Don't see it if you are looking for a profound experience; too cutesy to be that.

65
Banal, Cliched, Disappointing, Insipid, Slow

See it if You like trite stories and melodramatic acting

Don't see it if You want something of substance and original

60
Quirky, Overrated, Excruciating, Cliched, Confusing

See it if You want to be disappointed by the end of the story. Starts off good but quickly goes downhill.

Don't see it if Bad story, bad acting will piss you off.


June 28th, 2017
"One of 'Sonder's' triumphs is that it delivers sentiment without getting stuck in sentimentality...All the characters, in fact, are endearing, thanks largely to the actors who inhabit them...The actors give these characters life, but the script gives them something more. Moldovan's play transcen...
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