In a small town in the deep South, two librarians are unlikely friends. When outside forces threaten their safe space, each has to decide what to save: their friendship or themselves.
Winner of Sanguine Theatre Company's 2018 Project Playwright Competition, 'Alexandria' is a play about relationships that cross the deep divides of belief and conviction: what those relationships are worth, and what they cost.
See it if I can't stop thinking about this compelling story about what could happen in the "religious liberty" culture war of today. Don't miss this!
Don't see it if No, everyone should see this. It should be on Broadway or on Netflix or on primetime TV--it's that good and that important.
See it if you enjoy a thought-provoking and absorbing show that has a twist ending. Highly entertaining!
Don't see it if you fear end times and don't enjoy an exploration of gay and Christian issues.
See it if One of the best things I have seen in a long time. Both sides of the coin are represented beautifully with heart & mind thanks to the actors
Don't see it if Go and see this glorious production of "Alexandria", a timely and timeless play. The two lead actors are just sensational.
See it if you like shows that make you think after you leave the theater
Don't see it if you are more than half-intelligent and still believe that Revelations belongs in the Bible. Or you just go to theater to "have fun".
See it if You can take an honest look at humanity, its beauty and it’s flaws. It will make you laugh, cry, fear & hope while exploring friendships
Don't see it if You want to be entertained by a light and breezy feel good play. If you don’t want to think about some of the challenges people face today
See it if Is he a religious nut job or is he the nicest guy ever? Are the ladies crazy or are they completely right? Such a brilliant script!
Don't see it if Extreme ends of the spectrum in terms of religious faith may not be the targeted audience. One actress nearly swears every line by the way.
See it if you’d like to see a play that’s both a polemic & a thriller that looks at the human consequences of the battle of the Evangelicals vs LGBTQs
Don't see it if you do not care at all about the battle of Evangelicals vs LGBTQs.
See it if You want to see a well written play, performed by an excellent cast that is very entertaining, relevant, intense and thought provoking.
Don't see it if You don't want to see a great play. You don't want to see a play about unlikely friends in a small town in the deep south.
See it if You want to see a show that feels like it’s written from tomorrow’s headlines. Darkly topical. Smart. Helps you see both sides fairly.
Don't see it if You don’t like to see outside your rose colored glasses. This feels very scary and very real and very much where we’re heading to me.
See it if you enjoy new works that present touchy topics with thoroughly eloquent and deeply connected performances. Great modern storytelling.
Don't see it if you like your themes and messages spoonfed to you. This show presents a lot of complex, sometimes uncomfortable narratives.
See it if welcome display of differing ideas & conflicts therein, want 2 bathe in the raging currents of possible events, want to be challenged
Don't see it if fear conflict, don't want to hear anyone else's side of things, believe all is well the way it is now, dislike intimate performance spaces
See it if to see a sharply dramatized polemic on religious tolerance, cogently enacted by a Christian zealot, his lesbian friends & a wayward gay teen
Don't see it if you're obstinate in your own feelings about gay rights (esp gay marriage) & Christian Fundamentalism; you've had enough of dystopian drama.
See it if Pits Christian fundamentalist co-worker and friend with older white woman and her black wife-to-be. An end of times theme as well,Go see it
Don't see it if you can't abide a couple of long monologues and/or hearing a christian-based argument for disallowing same-sex marriage.
See it if you want a fresh look at the times we are in reflected by a fine cast portraying five very different characters in a small town - wonderful!
Don't see it if you have no tolerance for difference of opinion or religion - these characters are struggling with issues, but know you are missing a gem.
See it if You enjoy the debate between one's religious beliefs and one's social beliefs with humorous dialogues when it's really no right or wrong.
Don't see it if You are emotional about gay marriage. Still, you should give it a chance. You may be pleasantly surprised.
See it if Friends with different beliefs from each other. And things changes
Don't see it if About some people believe in religion and societies coldness and meanest to people who don't fix in their world according to their reglion.
See it if Co-joining of people in small southern town who have wildly different world views but are "friends" with excellent presentation of opp POVs
Don't see it if U can't muster sympathy for a conservative Christian or a foul mouthed lesbian activist,or might find play's apocalyptic close too extreme
See it if You’d like a play that will stick with you - characters on extreme opposites interacting in what I see as a terrifying future.
Don't see it if You cannot watch plays with very opposite characters and issues - from gay rights to extremely conservative religiousness.
See it if Intelligent show contrasting differences in views on religion, sexuality, morals among people that consider themselves friends, but are they
Don't see it if you don't want to consider any point of view other than your own. There are a few long monologues & at times is overly talky,
See it if if you would like to see an ultra Christian person and his friend/coworker who is a lesbian deal with each others beliefs
Don't see it if if you are not interested in being open minded on religion gay issues
See it if This play is a gut punch. The debates and conversations are interesting enough but do nothing to prepare you for the final act.
Don't see it if The most powerful moments of this story all happen off screen, for better or for worse.
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