New York | 2h 30m | Already closed

As You Like It

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

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)


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

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

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

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

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.

75
Great singing, Great acting, Confusing

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).

100
Original, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

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!

95
Delightful, Great staging, Entertaining, Clever, Ambitious

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.

89
Intelligent, Hilarious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Clever

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

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

85
Fluffy, Romantic, Quirky, Hilarious, Clever

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."

83
Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Refreshing, Resonant

See it if You enjoy stories with crossdressers and mischief

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

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

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

65
Quirky, Delightful, Ambitious

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.

42
Quirky, Indulgent, Cliched

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.

100
Delightful, Great singing, Great acting

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

94
Funny, Quirky, Clever

See it if You enjoy Shakespeare's comedies.

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

89
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

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.

89
Profound, Relevant, Intense, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You like Shakespeare

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

87
Quirky, Funny, Clever

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

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

86
Enchanting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like Shakespeare

Don't see it if You like Trump

80
Quirky, Intelligent, Indulgent, Enchanting, Clever

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

Don't see it if you hate shakespeare


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