A.N.O.N. Productions brings back this drama featuring three separate story lines revolving around the famous 'Snow White' fairy tale. More…
Six actors take on multiple roles in this trio of tales, including the Grimm Brothers, who originally collected and published the 'Snow White' fairy tale; the Campbells, a Victorian theatrical family whose lives begin to mirror Snow White; and modern-day Astrid, a young woman who, after her abusive mother puts her in a coma, must decide whether or not to wake up. Recommended for mature audiences.
“Unlike any production of a fairytale one has ever seen...Ms. Griffin beautifully enacts what it is to be woman in life and art...She combines strength and vulnerability in a remarkable way, rarely seen, and gives a stunning performance...Directed by Sage Barrie, 'Snow' is an action based production with never a dull moment...A warrior of stage direction...’Snow’ shows us that fairytales are not obsolete but very important...Ashley Griffin is an artist to watch.” Full Review
for a previous production “‘Snow’ is a beautifully ambitious play. Are the deep things that we desire in our heart of hearts – a love that will last forever, someone to save us, hope in a hopeless world – the things epitomized in our stories, actually real? The idea that ‘we are all stories in the end’ is powerfully explored, as is the nature of goodness – what it means to be good and why goodness does not always lead to happiness. This is a play that, while not easy to see, needs to be seen." Full Review
for a previous production "An overstuffed production that never really finds its footing...It's a little too grand and impractically unadulterated…'Snow' is in desperate need of dramaturgical assistance…It’s a theatrical thesis on the Grimm’s story that is repetitive and often uninteresting…Fluidity was on the side of Vogel, effortlessly bouncing from story line to story line. For the most part, he was able to pull out the themes within the text but simply due to the one-dimensional characters, the piece flatlined." Full Review
See it if Draws you into death, incest, insanity, and other horrors in the Grimm “fairy tales”, and relates them to life today. Scary and deep.
Don't see it if You don’t want to witness rape, child abuse, and drug use. You are not interested in where these folk tales come from and why they matter.
See it if You are looking for a thought provoking expierence. Leave you thinking about subject matter way after the show is done.
Don't see it if Not into darker subject matter, also not a family friendly play.
See it if You want to see a different perspective of Snow White and other fairy tales. Very thought provoking show. Still thinking of it weeks later.
Don't see it if You don't like dark topics.
See it if You like dark, brooding theatre. It is intense. Thought provoking but very hard to follow.
Don't see it if You don’t want to see something Dark. Hard show To watch. It is not for children.
See it if You want an engaging, brilliant, emotional, intellectual night at the theater.
Don't see it if You want something straightforward, simple, light and not thought provoking.
See it if You want a brilliant evening at the theater that will touch your heart and leave you thinking about deep, meaningful subject matter.
Don't see it if If you don't want to be challenged or want a light evening at the theater.
See it if You enjoy deep themes, wonderful writing and acting, and mythic stories.
Don't see it if You aren't looking for an intellectual, or intensely emotional evening at the theater.
See it if you love fairy tales, the history of Grimms, & explorations of why they are still relavent. Exquisite, powerful performances.
Don't see it if you're expecting Disney. This is Grimms. Adult themes are intensely explored (nothing is gratuitous, but leave the young kiddos at home.)
See it if you like deep themes and intelligently written theater that makes you reflect on life while being entertained.
Don't see it if you are overly sensitive to adult themes or don't care to think about things
See it if You like phenomenal writing, intense, deep subject matter, and a show that will make you THINK.
Don't see it if You want a light evening out at the theater.
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