Closed 1h 40m
Boogieban
West Village
85

Boogieban NYC Reviews and Tickets

85%
(31 Reviews)
Positive
94%
Mixed
6%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Absorbing, Intelligent, Relevant, Great writing

About the Show

"Boogieban" explores the lasting affects of war upon two soldiers of different eras. Together, the two men launch on parallel journeys of the heart that will change them forever.

Member Reviews (31)

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79
Resonant, Profound, Masterful, Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if A story about two war veterans who help each other through the horrors of war.well acted play and very deep and moving.

Don't see it if If you want a liter story. At 110 minutes no intermission. Has some moving scenes that are heavy and war related.

90
Moving, Great acting, Resonant, Relevant, Intense

See it if Army vet psychiatrist sees one last patient before retiring, and while helping the patient, discovers himself. Authentic & compelling.

Don't see it if The PTSD theme is not new, but the particular story of these two characters is executed beautifully. Includes flashing lights & loud noises

Critic Reviews (2)

September 7th, 2019

"Psychological aftermath of war is explored in BOOGIEBAN at 13th Street Repertory Theatre."
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September 8th, 2019

"Heartfelt, but somewhat too contrived…Fidler's language veers from the realistic to the self-consciously poetic…with touches of verbal staginess. Both actors…do insightful work…Long stretches that drag interminably…Plays like 'Boogieban' continue to be necessary reminders of the costs of war."
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