Manhattan | 1h 50m | Already closed

T.B. Sheets

From 2 critic and 10 member reviews
Members say: Dizzying, Great acting, Ambitious, Exquisite, Funny

About the show

The Tank and Buran Theatre present a dance-theater piece about a community of terminally ill mystics who build a spaceship to escape their physical ailments. More…

Inspired by Thomas Mann’s novel "The Magic Mountain," Simone Weil’s feminist mysticism, and the lives of hermit saints, this hybrid work is set in a tuberculosis sanatorium on a remote mountainside. 'T.B. Sheets' celebrates the power of the fragile and afflicted body, and the multiplicity and fluidity of identity.

Theatre is Easy

“Despite the debatable parallel between tuberculosis and gender fluidity, ‘T.B. Sheets’ is a reassuring, poetic and occasionally funny play with songs…You may find yourself in love with the whimsical characters...Unfortunately, as directed by Lisa Nevada, the collective of patients and staff never truly becomes an ensemble and, at times, the entire show seems like a party of art college students…'T.B. Sheets' would benefit from some further fine-tuning of the performances.” Full Review

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