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Maker of Worlds (Dream Up 2019)

From 5 member  reviews
Members say: Quirky, Disappointing, Funny, Confusing, Banal

About the show

One woman plays six characters in "Maker of Worlds," a play about creativity, capitalism, and the divine in all of us. Part of Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival. More…

From the show:

Martha, a deity, contemplates destroying the world because there is no good left in it. A second deity, disguised as her yoga instructor, proposes fighting the system instead. But Martha’s husband Warren built the system, and somewhere on another plane, Martha is still in love with Jim Morrison. One woman plays six characters in Maker of Worlds, a play about creativity, Capitalism, and the divine in all of us.

Member Reviews (5)


Quirky, Disappointing, Funny, Confusing, Banal
Avg Score

Quirky, Insipid, Fluffy, Indulgent, Banal

See it if If you do not care about what you are watching. From on stage costume changes to the photography, it was banal

Don't see it if If you want a coherent good quality show.

Dizzying, Banal, Quirky, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if you want to see a solo performer present her ideas with the help of an assistant, photographs, framed sayings, on stage costume changes, etc

Don't see it if you think you will learn something - this series of disjointed performances that attempt to be about something, I could not figure out.

Funny, Confusing, Disappointing, Slow, Quirky

See it if You are interested in quirky shows that may leave you a bit confused at the end.

Don't see it if You like straight forward stories with an actual plot.

Engaging, Funny, Ok, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy slightly weird theater that plays around with form and expectations.

Don't see it if You want something highly professional, polished, or deep. This is best seen as a fine but not amazing piece doing something weird.

Also It all depends on the spirit in which you take this play. If you come ... Read more Read less

Thought-provoking, Delightful, Quirky

See it if Martha (Stewart) as a deity with the power to recreate Sodom and Gomorrah in a fruit basket and a recent urge to flood the earth--this time

Don't see it if without a heads' up about an ark--and just start over? Why not? This clever, absurdist play by Wendy A. Schmidt imagines the possibilities

Also and tosses in some yoga, accountancy, Jim Morrison and Lot's wife, too... Read more Read less

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