Bar Dykes

Bar Dykes NYC Reviews and Tickets

(4 Ratings)
Members say
Great staging, Slow, Resonant, Insipid, Ambitious

About the Show

This immersive production of Merril Mushroom’s long-lost play invites you back to the pre-Stonewall era to follow 11 bar dykes as they drink, dance, date, duke it out, and grab a few undisturbed moments.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (4)

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56 Reviews | 4 Followers
Slow, Romantic, Resonant, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if You’re interested in gay- and female-driven slices of life and a window into history, gorgeous costumes and ingenious staging

Don't see it if You need an active plot and a story with male protagonists

195 Reviews | 51 Followers
Overrated, Insipid, Fluffy, Confusing

See it if You are interested in lesbian stories.

Don't see it if You want to live an immersive experience.. The immersive element stays in the surface. Read more

180 Reviews | 26 Followers
Awkward, Unique, Slow, Dated

See it if you're curious about a rarely produced and moderately charming lesbian one-act that is a unique product of its time

Don't see it if you want prize-worthy dialogue, a fast-paced drama, or convincing acting/costumes/wigs (all of which were very uneven in this production) Read more

23 Reviews | 6 Followers
Great staging, Entertaining, Great writing, Clever, Great acting

See it if Did you hear the one about 11 lesbians walk into a 50’s bar? Find out what happens, when lesbian stop being polite, and start getting real.

Don't see it if You believe that NY Times article that there isn’t any theatre for lesbian women. Or, You know, you could just prove them wrong. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯