Already closed | 1h 40m | Midtown W

In Blue

From 7 member  reviews
Members say: Slow, Confusing, Ambitious, Quirky, Profound

About the show

A new play in the style of poetic expressionism centering around the life and artistic relationships between German painter Franz Marc and poetess/novelist/renaissance woman Else Lasker-Schüler. More…

From the show:

The play follows Lasker-Schüler's posthumous search for Marc's lost masterpiece, The Tower of Blue Horses, and take the audience on the extraordinary journeys these two artists led during a time of artistic advancement and war.

1h 40m | Already closed | The Tank (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (7)


Slow, Confusing, Ambitious, Quirky, Profound

Profound, Slow, Quirky, Clever, Ambitious

See it if If you like si fi about rebels and a dystopian world. More reading than a plot line.

Don't see it if If you want a more traditional play. A play that moves swiftly through its story.

Masterful show made on a shoestring, Expansive & rich tapestry, Mythic aura

See it if you'd enjoy a brilliant think piece that links time & fantasy with art & friendships, the bread of life. Creative script, acting, set, music

Don't see it if you dislike cerebral art (or fine art history); to enjoy this play requires both focus & imagination. An artwork gone missing, 82 years.

Also This rich work, w/ textured & poetic language & characterizations, rec... Read more Read less

Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if The relationship between German painter Franz Marc and bohemian poet Else Lasker Schüler is at the core of this wildly theatrical play

Don't see it if written and directed by Ran Xia. The language is robust, surprising, and poetic, and the staging is full of inventive flourishes that

Also complement the play's expressionistic style. This is a play about an i... Read more Read less

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