Sons of the Prophet (Normal Ave)
Midtown W
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Sons of the Prophet (Normal Ave) NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Excellently acted, imaginatively staged and directed

About the Show

Normal Ave presents a new staging of Stephen Karam's 2012 drama, a compassionate comedy about human suffering.


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Excellently acted, imaginatively staged and directed

See it if a play popular from several years ago, overpraised and overrated but amusing, witty, occasionally touching, and never boring nonetheless.

Don't see it if you want to support a new (three-years-old or so) worthy theater company and pass two hours pleasantly .. Read more

Critic Reviews (1)

May 3rd, 2019

"It’s a comedy. And it should be stated that this piece is uproariously funny. Which only makes sense as most comedy at its roots comes from a tragic place. Many mental health professionals argue that comedy is a coping mechanism as well as a tool we use to process difficult subjects in a more palatable way...One of the rare cases where we are given a cast that has a true sense of ensemble without a weak link...A performance that is entertaining, affective, and grounded in reality."
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