Already closed | 1h 30m | East Village

Die For Me (FringeNYC)

From 2 member reviews
Members say: Slow, Absorbing, Riveting, Indulgent, Thought-provoking

About the show

Part of FringeNYC: Allie is a poet. Reese is a scientist. They can't live without each other. So together, they make a promise. Die For Me is a two-act drama that blends high-school romance with T.S. Eliot's "The Waste Land." More…

Categories: Drama, Local. From Thin Space Productions. Written by Ethan Ness. Directed by Ethan Ness.

1h 30m | Already closed | 64E4 UNDERGROUND (East Village)

Member Reviews (2)

MEMBERS SAY:

Slow, Absorbing, Riveting, Indulgent, Thought-provoking

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Slow, Cliched, Indulgent

See it if you like YA novels and teenage angst. Also, the actor who plays Reese is great.

Don't see it if you want humor/levity in your theatre experience.


August 19th, 2016
"'Die For Me' embarks on a shaky journey of half-explored themes of family and redemption. With the plot catapulting ahead so rapidly in such a different direction, there’s little time to reflect on why anything that is happening needs to be shown...Ness has, however, created a very special intim...
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August 23rd, 2016
"‘Die For Me’ is a promising premise that falters when it goes astray. Ness blends a poetic dialogue into a colloquial tale…Why is Allie's father seen and not Reece's parents? Ness must decide whether this play desires a complete adult presence through voiceover or have an actor or actors represe...
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