Already closed | 2h 30m | West Village

As You Like It

From 18 member  reviews
Members say: Clever, Quirky, Delightful, Ambitious, Entertaining

About the show

In this all-female production, Folding Chair present a stripped-down version of the play, evoking an entire world with just seven actresses. More…

'As You Like It' is about what happens when everything you know changes, and you find yourself in the middle of the woods. It's part fairy tale, part romantic comedy, part philosophical discourse, and part farce. In this production, seven women play all the characters with a focus on Shakespeare's words, evoking an entire world in an empty space.

2h 30m | Already closed | White Box Theatre (West Village)

Member Reviews (18)

MEMBERS SAY:

Clever, Quirky, Delightful, Ambitious, Entertaining
84
Avg Score

90
Ambitious, Delightful, Great acting, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if You like a new spin on a great classic.

Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare.

75
Confusing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You enjoy (very) modern Shakespeare adaptations with ad libbing, live music, and talented performers who break the fourth wall.

Don't see it if You prefer Shakespeare with minimal cuts in a more traditional style, or are uncomfortable with direct address (actors talking to you).

90
Ambitious, Funny, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if You want a look into the life of thing you've often been curious about

Don't see it if You don't like a heartfelt drama.

89
Clever, Entertaining, Enchanting, Hilarious, Intelligent

See it if you love the classics, and love to laugh

Don't see it if you don't like big words

65
Ambitious, Delightful, Quirky

See it if you like to see a spin and modernized tale on the old classic Shakespeare and like interactive shows.

Don't see it if you're looking for something less fluid.

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Original

See it if The cast we saw was all-female and they were outstanding!

Don't see it if You're not into Shakespeare. The iambic pentameter will kill you!

83
Resonant, Refreshing, Quirky, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You enjoy stories with crossdressers and mischief

Don't see it if You only like Shakespeare's tragedies

42
Cliched, Indulgent, Quirky

See it if You like interesting technical theater and modernized Shakespeare.

Don't see it if You're looking for an authentic, properly modernized Shakespeare show with quality acting that doesn't ride on its special effects.

75
Clever, Thought-provoking, Romantic, Hilarious, Must see

See it if You love a good comedic Shakespeare classic, 1st show I ever saw and I loved it. Very funny, entertaining, romantic triangles too

Don't see it if You dislike Shakespeare, are not into romantic comedy plays

85
Clever, Hilarious, Quirky, Romantic, Fluffy

See it if You're a fan of Shakespeare comedies and classic theater. You enjoy silliness and cases of mistaken identity.

Don't see it if You don't like Shakespeare or find it "too academic."

95
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You like a beautiful romantic hope story and like the struggles of military on a day off.

Don't see it if You aren't into great dance numbers and don't believe in love at first sight.

94
Clever, Quirky, Funny

See it if You enjoy Shakespeare's comedies.

Don't see it if You would rather watch a drama.

89
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You are a fan of Shakespearean plays

Don't see it if You do not like something as cerebral as Elizabethan theatre.

86
Absorbing, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You like Shakespeare

Don't see it if You like Trump

89
Absorbing, Ambitious, Intense, Relevant, Profound

See it if You like Shakespeare

Don't see it if You don't like Shakespeare

80
Clever, Enchanting, Indulgent, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if You're a Shakespeare fan and want to experience the Globe theatre

Don't see it if you hate shakespeare

87
Clever, Funny, Quirky

See it if You are appreciative of Williams sense of humor.

Don't see it if No reason not to see it!

100
Great acting, Great singing, Delightful

See it if If you like Shakespeare I found it very entertaining

Don't see it if If you aren't a fan of shakespear


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