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Broken Pieces

From 12 member  reviews
Members say: Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing, Funny, Intelligent

About the show

A collection of stories about love, loss, trials, race, and the loss of freedom. Part of the 2018 Planet Connections Festivity. More…

These are stories that take broken moments from our everyday lives and find the beauty and pain within. Each of the six stories attempts to both shine a light and comb through the darkness of injustices that come through our lives.

Member Reviews (12)


Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing, Funny, Intelligent
Avg Score

Political, Absurd, Contemporary, Sharp, Well played

See it if you are interested in seeing a series of sharp, somewhat absurd takes on contemporary living & politics.

Don't see it if you want to see a traditional full-length play.

Also In “BROKEN PIECES” playwright Mateo Moreno (acting here as well) draws... Read more Read less

Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if Six short plays that has no connection to each other but they all have not so good relationship.

Don't see it if If you do not like short play and you need longer plays. Violence in two of the short.

Also Of the six plays ones I like the most One Paper Airplane... Read more Read less

Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like short plays there are six here and three of them are really really good.

Don't see it if You are looking for a full length play. Also three of the six are average at best

Also I know if you average my scores out below they won’t average out to a ... Read more Read less

Clever, Funny

See it if 6 brief plays with some insight and social commentary

Don't see it if you don't like short plays that don't connect with each other and some just don't make any point

Absorbing, Delightful, Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to be totally entertained

Don't see it if You do not have a sense of humor and compassion

Clever, Ambitious, Quirky, Relevant

See it if You like short plays. This piece is actually six smaller, mostly non-connected, works performed one after the other.

Don't see it if You don't like shorter plays, violence or works that are not all interconnected, and lack resolution.

Also This piece is much like the title, six vignettes centering on differen... Read more Read less

Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Edgy, Intelligent

See it if Enjoy clever social commentary using parody and reducti ad absurdum.

Don't see it if Want straight narrative.

Very good acting, Emotional, Good writing & staging, Uneven

See it if you want to see enjoyable theater and excellent up & coming actors.

Don't see it if really no reason not see this set of vignettes.

Also I found the first 3 of the 6 vignettes the best, meaning well written ... Read more Read less

Clever, Funny, Quirky, Intelligent, Strong cast

See it if you like well written dialogue, imaginative situations, and fine acting.

Don't see it if you are bringing the children. Some of the language and situations are not appropriate for youngsters.

Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent, Profound, Entertaining

See it if you love to laugh and like shows that are unique.

Don't see it if if you don not like shorts

Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy the show Black Mirror!

Don't see it if you need everything tied up in a nice, neat, little bow.

Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you like short stories with a twist! From poignant/personal to bizarre/astonishing these stories'll take you on a thought-provoking journey.

Don't see it if you prefer short stories that don't require much imagination / don't stray away from traditional narratives.

“Broken Pieces” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

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