This darkly humorous and sexually graphic one-woman show asks: what are you willing to sacrifice to achieve fullness in life? Originally produced produced in Stockholm, the play was adapted into the film 'Pure.' More…
Katarina is a restless, beautiful young woman who is trapped in a mundane daily routine and a passionless relationship. She meets Adam, a celebrated conductor at a prestigious opera house and climbs the social ladder in search of an enlightened, heightened, and pure reality. 'Beloved' depicts the challenges of a modern woman in search of herself and the shifting power dynamic that exists between Katarina and a successful older man that she admires. Is this a passionate love affair or a brutal game of power, gender and class?
See it if You want to see a one person show that’s NOT an autobiographical show. A fun story, a little hard to follow at times.
Don't see it if You want a seamless show. Not sure if the trouble comes from the translation or actor error but some points were confusing or uneven.
See it if you want to watch a show delivered by a very unlikable character. She does nothing but complain while continuously playing with her hair.
Don't see it if you want to watch a pleasant character with some redeeming qualities.
See it if You are interested in a deep-dive into one woman's intellectual awakening and extramarital affair.
Don't see it if You are hoping for any new insights to these themes or a resolution to the character's situation
See it if you like one woman shows, like thought provoking, soul searching theater
Don't see it if do not like obscene/sexual language and/or acts, you are left feeling uncomfortable at the end of a the show
See it if you like a one woman show, about a woman who is very shallow, selfish and without scruples. I could not become interested in this character.
Don't see it if you do not like one person shows or shows with explicit dialogue. I found the explicit dialogue as boring as actress's monotone voice.
See it if If you have ever wanted a bigger life only to run into a roadblock of sexual obsession. It happens.
Don't see it if You are made mad by a solo actress speaking faster than the mind can comprehend in a low voice. Spotty projection spoils an almost really
See it if the theme of single girl/married man promises any surprises for you. Seduced and abandoned. Men only want one thing (hint: it's sex)!
Don't see it if you're a bluenose, easily offended by sex talk from a woman who's been done wrong.