Already closed | 1h 30m | East Village

Dead Man's Dinner

From 19 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Slow, Quirky, Absorbing

About the show

Squeaky Bicycle Productions presents the world premiere of a comedy about three women trapped in the middle of the most dangerous war zone in the world: a besieged Upper West Side. More…

In a frigid rent-stabilized apartment, Olympia and her daughter Petra have spent years surviving any way they could. But when Petra falls in love with Jackie, an injured soldier, their food supply is stretched to the limit. As death creeps closer, each woman will be torn between love and hunger. Which will win? 

Member Reviews (19)


Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Slow, Quirky, Absorbing

Missing a little bit of everything

See it if you like supporting a small theater and seeing a play at the ground level

Don't see it if you want a polished production or if really bad fight choreography drives you crazy like it does me

Also I was really excited to see this play when I found out what it was abo... Read more Read less


See it if You like to support smaller theatres/companies. You have a friend in the cast.

Don't see it if You avoid mediocre staging, writing, and acting. I love a good dystopian story, this didn't grab.

Excruciating, Slow, Indulgent, Hated this dramedy about starvation and cannibalism in future nyc--a disgusting fever dream of an anorectic i'm guessing. sudden bursts of gallows humor didn't help much.

See it if Anything with a lesbian subtext gets your interest and the antics of people who are starving tickle your fancy.

Don't see it if like me, you find starvation and cannibalism topics which send you running for the exit.

“Dead Man's Dinner” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

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