On the rooftops of suburban Ohio, a 9-year-old girl and a 70-year-old man strike up the most incredible friendship. Richard Masur stars in this comic and heartfelt drama. More…
Bernard just wants to sit on his roof to enjoy a drink and get some peace and quiet. When his 9-year-old new neighbor, Rory discovers him out there, peace and quiet are the last things on her mind. The story of two eccentric people and a most unlikely friendship.
See it if you want to watch two characters go from nothing in common to everything in common
Don't see it if you want to see real insights into human hearts and a show with little or no sexual talk.
See it if you want an introspective look at youth and old age coming together. Masur is worth the price of admission.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy a small intimate two person show although this show has enough plot to easily fill the time.
See it if for Richard Masur, who is spot on and a pleasure to watch.
Don't see it if You don’t enjoy a small play with a slow plot, where one character is a hyper 9 year old who speaks too quickly and in a squeaky voice
See it if you like character studies involving a small cast and a story with people going through problems at all phases of life.
Don't see it if you're looking for something with special effects, singing or dancing.
See it if Masterful performance by Masur, great timing, great emotional depth Impressive that a young girl could memorize so many lines
Don't see it if For girl’s character to “sing” requires an actress of greater subtlety, able to hit varied notes. Character development needed emotional...
See it if You enjoy shows that deal with realistic but intense topics with witty dialogue and well-developed characters.
Don't see it if You don't go to the theater to see intensely sad topics addressed and/or if you don't enjoy shows with a small cast - in this case two.
See it if you like clever writing, performed by an actor who nails his part, and a child who performs with the chops of an adult.
Don't see it if you don't like child actors or small productions that make you think.