See it if you are interested in elements that may make a good play with refinements, staging and sound. It is an interesting subject on after effects.
Don't see it if you cannot tolerate a loose, in-the-works production on a nearly bare stage. The one microphone used for the young actor was echoing.
See it if You need to see another play with a holocaust memory theme.
Don't see it if Skill with tech issues is something you expect from a play being done for the public. The sound equipment malfunctioned seriously.
See it if The child actress is special with presence and singing talent. The story had some potential but hard to get through.
Don't see it if The meandering plot, terrible sound problems with feedback unaddressed, plus the fake banjo playing and Scottish accent were off putting.
See it if YOu enjoy historical fiction, and can learn a bit from a drama. And enjoy unpredictable story lines. Great views of old NY
Don't see it if YOu don't enjoy dramas and have no interest in history.
See it if You like family dramas that probe the darker side of human nature & post war America.
Don't see it if You're looking for modern, groundbreaking work.
See it if For the sweet grandfather-granddaughter interaction. For a look at post WWII lives and regrets. Interesting facts about women in the war.
Don't see it if U want slick sets or U don't like plays that skip back & forth in time. The year of the present is unclear. The end jumps the shark.
See it if you like historical docudrama with a side of murder mystery.
Don't see it if you are expecting a complete, well written, well acted drama. Read more
See it if You really like off Broadway plays and want to see something original good or bad and a great child actress who upstages the older cast
Don't see it if Just to see child actress upstage the rest of the cast is not enough of a draw
“The play’s concept is certainly one that makes for a compelling and thought-provoking drama...However...the play dragged on slowly, and by the end...I was left with no feeling or emotional investment for its characters....While the play was not without...flaws, it nonetheless is a drama that leaves you thinking...and it deserves credit for exploring overlooked, if not uncomfortable, themes and issues."