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45 Coffee Dates

From 41 member  reviews
Members say: Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Cliched, Disappointing

About the show

In this solo comedy, thirty-eight year old New Yorker Rachel Yardley's ticking  biological clock propels her into doing something that goes against everything she believes in: online dating. More…

Challenged by her sister’s dare to meet 50 men in three months, Rachel rises to the occasion. While desperately speed dating at Starbucks, she questions her past choices in ex-boyfriends, abandonment issues with her father, and why the only unconditional love she has ever known is with her dog.  


Member Reviews (41)

MEMBERS SAY:

Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Cliched, Disappointing

40
Cliched, Awkward, Self-indulgent, Unfunny

See it if If you want to hear what one bad date has to say her bad dates. Spoiler alert: happy ending. Highlight: upbeat hit songs on the soundtrack.

Don't see it if Her talent is not revealed in this performance.

25
Disappointing, Slow, Excruciating, Dated, Romantic

See it if a woman's journey to happiness re-enacted over 85 minutes without interruption appeals to you.

Don't see it if you want to see something original about the dating scene.

Also A few chuckles might come your way if you are lucky. I am so happy thi... Read more Read less

40
Cliched, Disappointing, Slow

See it if You are a friend of the cast/staff. Providing moral support is an honorable thing.

Don't see it if Not well written or performed. We really enjoy single person performance art. This missed the mark.

25
Indulgent, Cliched, Dated, Whitebread

See it if Eighties nostalgia and cliche dating horror stories are your comfort food.

Don't see it if You're looking for even an iota of fresh insight into dating and coupling. This is the story of a Princess seeking her Prince. Zzzz.

46
Disappointing, Excruciating, Overrated, Quirky, Slow

See it if You like life stories that are depressive

Don't see it if You don't like a sappy life story that goes on foreveaaaaaaaaa

40
Disappointing, Cliched, Indulgent

See it if you want to support risk-taking by an individual and hear a heartfelt exposition of her personal story.

Don't see it if you hope to hear any insight or originality.


April 23rd, 2018
"A vividly-detailed autobiography of a middle-aged woman who describes her past journeys and struggles in life...Plenty of humor along the way, but also quite a few sad moments...Not all the jokes landed, but there were plenty others that did, and the more emotional parts of the play certainly r...
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April 16th, 2018
"Kasper recounts how she staggered through an online dating death march of Mr. Wrongs. Her war stories are mostly horrifyingly funny...What keep '45 Coffee Dates' from being simply an elongated stand-up comedy routine are her stories that swerve into the heartbreaking...And just when it seems as ...
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Cast & Creatives (4)