Mind the Art Entertainment presents the world premiere of this modern operetta about a chronic gambler and the seven women who shaped his life. More…
Seen through the lens of the seven deadly sins, this twisted take on an all-too-familiar tale follows an obsessive search for perfection over a span 40 years, and examines the pieces that remain in the journey's wake.
See it if An operetta of womanizing cad interests you & you're ok with a single set/2-hander. The music is good, but the script's weak and wandering.
Don't see it if Not in the mood for a story w little uplift/redemption, get fidgety, can't focus on story that is sung-through, want a traditional musical.
See it if you enjoy alternative musical experiences; excellent singing; small, intimate theaters; lovely music and lyrics; an intelligent plot.
Don't see it if you love Broadway musicals above all else; you hated Fun Home, Dear Evan Hansen, operettas of any kind; dislike small minimalist shows.
See it if You want to see something different. You want to hear great singing and fantastic music. You want to hear about failed relationships.
Don't see it if You don't like a small production. You don't like live music playing the score to this play. You want to see something upbeat.
See it if You're up for an intense, tightly focused, non-stop 80 minute operetta performance by two terrific singers & gorgeous, textured arrangements
Don't see it if You dislike operetta or have expectations. Jack is a noble & mostly successful experiment that needs tightening & plot clarification. But go
See it if you like operettas (I do!). The music is grand, the singing is accomplished, and the story is emotionally stirring, if predictable.
Don't see it if You don't like two-hander, sung-through musicals, or a show that focuses more on music than plot. Heavy drinking and cheating upsets you.
See it if A two-handed involving expansive operetta by brilliant performers is in your interest zone.
Don't see it if If you have trouble following and understanding complicated and intensive lyrics covering numerous characters through decades.
See it if An operetta of a self-pitying womanizer, a boring game of cards & booze interests you; you like excellent singers no matter what they sing
Don't see it if if you're bothered by a play that can't make it's mind up what era it's in (1880s costumes, 1920s morality, modern day lyrics)
See it if insightful, dark, and profound. I was very impressed with Charly Dannis .She was flawless while playing seven different characters. See it!
Don't see it if you are looking for a comedy, or something fluffy. This show is thought provoking
See it if you like sung-thru musicals with 1 extaordinary performance (f lead) and 1 well sung (m) in a cynical take on the rom life of a cad & 7 fem.
Don't see it if You would be uncomfotable skipping back and forth in time or have a deaf ear to beautiful score, good lyrics.
See it if you like operettas (sung in English), a Gothic visual style (very cool costuming and makeup)
Don't see it if you don't like shows that are only 2 people, you have kids, you want something light and fluffy, or you don't like operettas
See it if Spectacular singing & amazing female lead. Operetta which would have been better as a one act. Interestingly done w/good production values.
Don't see it if Two person cast not enough to hold your interest. Very confusing back & forth w/time & characters. Cast needs to be enlarged & play edited.
See it if You want to see musicals. The singers are really great. I mean, sing-through and non-stop.
Don't see it if You want to see a modern and fun story. This one is emotional and intense. In addition, some singings are a little repetitive.
See it if You enjoy something a bit different. This is a wonderful production.
Don't see it if You are not interested in an operetta performed by a cast of two extremely talented singers.
See it if Dramatic and sad story told in operatta style, if you enjoy drama and great staging & presentation along with wonderful singing, see it
Don't see it if Small venues with the action right on top of, really grasping for reasons here as I can't really think of a reason not t see it
See it if you think you might enjoy an off-the-beaten-path approach to musical theater with engaging music.
Don't see it if you prefer shows with a clear plot with rising action leading to a climax.
See it if you enjoy new-style musicals with a tight focus and story. If you don't connect with the story of relationships here there's not much else.
Don't see it if you prefer big shows with a lot of action or scope.
See it if you like new operettas and don't mind non-linear plot
Don't see it if covering decades of timeline with one actress playing countless characters all in 80 minutes would confuse you
See it if I got somewhat lost in half a dozen or so characters played by the female lead but this was still quite enjoyable. Very intimate staging.
Don't see it if you expect something along the lines of The Merry Widow. This is a darker piece performed by only two singers. The score is unremarkable.
See it if You want to see a small show with great music. I enjoyed the lyrics and word play. The music and singing were very high in quality.
Don't see it if You need a lot of plot. You see a lot of one scene relationships. Months and years zoom by without character development, just more scenes.
See it if you are a fan of operetta, like Last Five Years but don't want any of the career plot points.
Don't see it if You're looking for fully fleshed out characters or inspiring design.
See it if you like wonderful operetta singing in an original setting. The singing was lusty, penetrating and was truly phenomenal .
Don't see it if you do not like operettas or if you are a prude.