Already closed | 1h 30m | Soho/Tribeca

No Exit

From 27 member  reviews
Members say: Absorbing, Great acting, Confusing, Ambitious, Intense

About the show

The inaugural production from Fusion Theatre is Jean-Paul Sartre's classic 'No Exit,' about three people coming to terms with eternal damnation. This adaptation is equal parts text and opera. More…

Sartre presents a post-Freudian version of Hell as three characters reflect on the criminals they were in life. This mounting merges text and opera, and features classically trained actors who are also classically trained singers, including Fusion founder Eilin O'Dea.

1h 30m | Already closed | Walkerspace Theater (Soho/Tribeca)

Member Reviews (27)

MEMBERS SAY:

Absorbing, Great acting, Confusing, Ambitious, Intense

40
Confusing, Excruciating, Great singing, Slow

See it if For the great singing at the beginning. If you don't mind minimalistic settings. The story is a good one, execution just didn't resonate.

Don't see it if It drags on and on, with no intermission in sight. The actors seemed forced, the whole production was just all over the place for me.

45
Indulgent, Excruciating, Great singing, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if You are a huge fan of Sartre and need to see the play staged. You don't mind sitting thru 2 hours of dragging dialogue without intermission.

Don't see it if If you want to see a compelling version of No Exit. Garcin is weak. Website should accurately state the play is 2 hours, not 1.5.

Also Opera singing at the top of the play was well performed. Two actors si... Read more Read less

45
Confusing, Slow

See it if If you are a fan of Sartre. If you like shows with very minimalistic settings. If you don't mind opera.

Don't see it if You want a funny, fast paced play.


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