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Faculty Portrait NYC Reviews and Tickets

69%
(11 Reviews)
Positive
73%
Mixed
9%
Negative
18%
Members say
Great acting, Relevant, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Resonant

About the Show

Part of iRT's 3B Development Series, this new drama follows Mr. Y who, a year after a school shooting claimed the life of his wife, finds himself teaching in the same classroom where the tragedy occurred. 

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Member Reviews (11)

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969 Reviews | 226 Followers
71
Thought-provoking, Slow, Disappointing, Clever

See it if A play about school shooting and its relevance afterward. Has some good moments in it.

Don't see it if Can be slow off center at times. If reworked it could be really good.

494 Reviews | 103 Followers
17
A play about a school shooting and i felt nothing

See it if you want to see a theater piece that shows a positive and uplifting ending to a school shooting

Don't see it if You have already seen several shows in the last five years about school shootings. This is probably the most over done subject in theater Read more

381 Reviews | 201 Followers
90
Resonant, Relevant, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to view a well-written & acted drama about a school shooting and the human aftermath of impacted lives.

Don't see it if you want a comedy or light topic. Read more

392 Reviews | 102 Followers
24
Insulting to victims of mass tragedy, Disappointing, Banal, Bad staging, Bad writing

See it if Sean David DeMers happy pill solution to a tragedy appeals to you.

Don't see it if a kumbaya solution of mourning is not only unrealistic, insults those who suffered tragedy and need to mourn at their own pace Read more

263 Reviews | 49 Followers
91
Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You like to see a multiethnic, talented cast of 6, performing a difficult topic with humor and candor. There’s smoking, gunshots, and some

Don't see it if Cussing. It actually felt like an after school special, or Saturday morning teen entertainment, but, it was enjoyable. It’s a nice small Read more

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196 Reviews | 59 Followers
60
Disappointing

See it if you want to support local theater

Don't see it if you are tired of plays evoking tragedies without having much to say about them. Read more

212 Reviews | 12 Followers
80
Absorbing, Resonant, Good ensemble cast, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if U enjoy a good ensemble cast that’s primarily young people working through a difficult subject.

Don't see it if U don’t like small productions, difficult topics like school shootings or don’t want to be transported back to high school.

136 Reviews | 27 Followers
90
Relevant, Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging

See it if You are interested in a personal and focused point of view relating to a school shooting. It’s an easy dose of an overwhelming experience

Don't see it if You want an all encompassing retelling of a horrible school shooting. It is emotionally on the light side and is well written but light

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