Two Armenian women, survivors from 1915, are transported with their families into the 21st century future in this new play that highlights Armenian-American history. More…
Set in three-time periods, the play is inspired by the true stories of survivors of the Armenian genocide. Using memory, dreams, and music, the story of these women is carried into the present day to celebrate the endurance of the human spirit.
See it if Want a powerful/riveting drama about little discussed Armenian/Turk history. A dreamscape of memories, tragedy, family connections, love.
Don't see it if Want linear, clear story w/o time-jumping or implausibility. Are ok w magical, dreamy plot, staging, direction. Uncomfortable truths here..
See it if Past memories, present events & future hopes simultaneously tell of Armenian genocide-story must be retold to ensure it never happens again.
Don't see it if You don’t care for theatre with important, but painful emotional impact.
See it if You are interested in plays about history. This one the Armenian Genocide.
Don't see it if You don't like serious plays about war and it's aftermath.
See it if you'd be open to a serious, touching, loving, intelligent, true-story drama. Slightly confusing @ first, then settles & gets going quickly.
Don't see it if you can't handle the truth. Hard not to feel the actors' emotions, nor be touched by their real tears. Well-written & beautifully performed.
See it if Important relevant play of topical interest about mostly unknown historical event. Great acting
Don't see it if Not interested in historical drama..Can't relate past & present history & serious issues..
See it if The history of Turks versus Armenians is fascinating, unlike this play. The acting is outstanding while the play's three acts feel lost.
Don't see it if The emotions the cast displayed with such conviction despite a rather confusing narrative of the past and muddled future is outstanding.
See it if you are interested in an absorbing relevant story of two friends who live through and survive a horrifying part of history.
Don't see it if your not open minded.
See it if great acting, learning about the Armenian genocide
Don't see it if slow, confusing acters constantly flip in and out from generations, difficult subject, sparse set
See it if Very interested in history and life events happened during Armenian genocide, want to hear a story about it and what did it do with lives
Don't see it if You dont like heavier plays based on real life events
See it if Great acting and subject matter which was relevant and absorbing!!!
Don't see it if Constant going back and forth between present and past and with same actors playing different characters somewhat confusing!
See it if you want to see creative work about important and universal themes
Don't see it if you have know interest in real stories from history or must have a completely linear storyline