The Hope Hypothesis
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The Hope Hypothesis
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The Hope Hypothesis NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(19 Reviews)
Positive
79%
Mixed
21%
Negative
0%
Members say
Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Absorbing, Thought-provoking

About the Show

In Voyage Theater Company's world premiere, when a law student arrives at a government facility to finalize her immigration paperwork, her unusual birth certificate triggers an absurd series of events.

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Member Reviews (19)

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85
Insightful, Dark, Relevant, Refreshing, Funny

See it if Dark comedy in a Twilight Zone DMV office that is paranoid about terrorism. Witty dialog & surprising plot twists reinforce a serious theme

Don't see it if You don't like dark comedy with an emphasis on the comedy. You want more realism. You are uninterested in the theme of fear doing damage.

72
Quirky

See it if You like shows about a very serious topic where they try to lighten it up with comedy

Don't see it if You are expecting this to be a serious drama about immigration Read more

Critic Reviews (2)

BroadwayWorld
October 29th, 2019

"Governmental bureaucracy is serious yet slyly hilarious in 'THE HOPE HYPOTHESIS' at The Sheen Center"
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TheaterScene.net
October 31st, 2019

"The dialogue, consisting almost entirely of short, snapped lines (some of them non sequiturs or near non sequiturs), amuses, even as it displays humanity as a fairly sorry lot. The play's immigration theme is, of course, a timely one."
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