...what the end will be (Roundabout Theatre Company)
Opens Jun 02 1h 30m
...what the end will be (Roundabout Theatre Company)
77

...what the end will be (Roundabout Theatre Company) NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(52 Reviews)
Positive
81%
Mixed
17%
Negative
2%
Members say
Great acting, Absorbing, Relevant, Entertaining, Intelligent

Under one roof lives 3 generations of men that grapple with their intersecting identities. 

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850 Reviews | 896 Followers
During previews
80
Entertaining, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Great writing

See it if Great show with lots of important themes, well written with relatable characters and satisfying story lines.

Don't see it if you don't care for LGBT, family or end of life topics

826 Reviews | 1004 Followers
During previews
78
Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy shows w/ gay characters. Well written and acted. Story was not what I was expecting and moved along at a good pace.

Don't see it if You aren’t interested in family dramas or stories about an aging parent/grandparent.

912 Reviews | 378 Followers
During previews
95
Masterful, Profound, Great acting, Great writing, Absorbing

See it if You want to see one of the most heart wrenchingly honest portrayals of gay men facing the final stages of life in all its hell and beauty.

Don't see it if You can’t handle a real look at what it’s like to have different points of view about queerness, death, dying and the value of life. Read more

916 Reviews | 224 Followers
During previews
78
Intense, Resonant, Clever, Absorbing

See it if A play on themes over generations of gay men. A moving piece well directed.

Don't see it if The subject matter maybe difficult for some. A good performance and pretty well written.

739 Reviews | 208 Followers
During previews
91
Absorbing, Intense, Great staging, Great acting, Great writing

See it if you like good drama, with some humor, that presents real life situations among family generations, this time dealing with aging and death.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy family squabbles based on generational and societal differences that bring out all sides of view and preference.

670 Reviews | 149 Followers
During previews
83
Entertaining, Cliched, Relevant, Funny, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy new plays & ones with gay themes, enjoy family plays with funny, exasperating characters, appreciate risky topics & talk of death

Don't see it if you are tired of some gay cliches, self-lacerating gays, can't accept premise of 3 generations of gay men together, talk of assisted suicide Read more

584 Reviews | 120 Followers
During previews
85
Moving, Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Family Drama that warm, moving piece about live and death and Love. Some humor.

Don't see it if I see not reason not to like, it about life and love. They something everyone feels.

615 Reviews | 91 Followers
During previews
83
Very moving so bring a handkerchief, Relevant, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you like a well written drama about 3 generations of black male gays. However show is much more and at times is very moving.

Don't see it if you don't like discussions of gay life or illness. Read more

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