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Extreme Whether

From 11 member  reviews
Members say: Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Slow, Confusing

About the show

This new cli-fi (climate fiction) is a fierce exposé of politically motivated censorship and a study of a family divided by money, power, and science. More…

It is, equally, a love story: of people for nature, a girl for a deformed frog, two embattled climate scientists for truth and one another, and an old man, Uncle, for the land in his care. 'Extreme Whether' was inspired by crusading climate scientist, James Hansen, and arctic ice scientist Jennifer Francis.


Member Reviews (11)

MEMBERS SAY:

Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Slow, Confusing

35
Banal, Excruciating, Fluffy, Thought-provoking, Insipid

See it if your into conspiracies, blackmailing and scientific banter about global warming. good staging, decent directing.

Don't see it if you like good acting with a good story. Writing was awful, plot ,story and acting were terrible. Worst show this yr, worse then timestandss

17
Earnest but terrible writing

See it if you’re charmed by mouthy child prodigy-type characters

Don't see it if you’re hoping Rocco Sisto can elevate the hackneyed script, or that the unusual subject matter will stretch the form

Also This is as bad as a play can be without actually being offensive. Its ... Read more Read less

32
Painful, Ambitious, Heavy handed, Excessive, Slow

See it if you know someone in the cast?

Don't see it if just don't. (see below)

Also First off, there should be a content/trigger warning for this show: th... Read more Read less


March 7th, 2018
"Uneven but well-intentioned, 'Extreme Whether' is, at base, thematically interesting...Set not at a climate convention, but on a plot of remote family land, the drama feels removed - literally and figuratively...The actors seem to have been directed to perform big, with emphatic movements and sh...
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