Closed 1h 45m
Chasing the River
Midtown W
60

Chasing the River NYC Reviews and Tickets

60%
(5 Reviews)
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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)

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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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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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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