Chasing the River
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Chasing the River
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Chasing the River NYC Reviews and Tickets

60%
(5 Reviews)
Positive
40%
Mixed
20%
Negative
40%
Members say
Great acting, Disappointing, Absorbing, Confusing, Realistic portrayal of topic

About the Show

Chain Theatre's world premiere is about survival, second chances and learning to bet on yourself.

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Member Reviews (5)

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Realistic portrayal of topic, Great lighting, Great set, Solid acting, Disappointing

See it if you want a realistic portrayal of the anatomy of pedophilia

Don't see it if you want good dramaturgy and direction Read more

79
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a drama you must pay attention to to learn the details. Excellent presentation of domestic abuse

Don't see it if You are looking for something light.

Critic Reviews (3)

Lighting & Sound America
February 13th, 2020

"There's a lot going in Chasing the River, arguably too much for ninety minutes…But there's no denying that [it]maintains a page-turning hold on one's attention."
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TheaterScene.net
February 12th, 2020

"The subject matter of 'Chasing the River' is, of course, viable, but the play is not as nuanced and insightful as one would hope-nor is it particularly gripping. Sometimes the action feels stagey, and at other times it seems undercooked."
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Off Off Online
February 23rd, 2020

"In an era where #MeToo has become a clarion call, many women still don't speak out, fearing shame and stigma. This play is a powerful reminder of society's failure to adequately address this issue."
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