In Jeff Stolzer's provocative new play, a married couple places a winning bid on an abandoned storage locker in the hopes of finding valuables inside. What they discover instead turns out to be a lot more than they bargained for.
See it if You know someone involved w/the show. You received a comp ticket. You want to support a small theatre company.
Don't see it if You value good acting & writing.
See it if you know someone in the cast, want to support IATI Theatre & encourage them to do better & keep producing new scripts
Don't see it if you value the price of the ticket and time spent, much better choices can be made
See it if The clash between what we have and what we covet is interesting, just doesn't offer fleshed-out plot or characters. Could be saved.
Don't see it if The clash between men and women as shown is weakly presented as name-calling. The who-has-power angle could be better examined.
See it if You want to see a new play well acted with a promising premise
Don't see it if You want to see a fully developed concept where the move from straight "slapstick" to "absurdist" is too abrupt.
See it if You are okay with simple staging. You are not looking for something deep and moving. You want to laugh. You like an unusual ending.
Don't see it if You need a big production. You need to see something deep and moving. You are too serious about what plays you see.
See it if You like plays that get you to think and have a Twilight Zone/ Hitchcock twist that leaves you wondering about what really happened...I do!
Don't see it if If you like light and fluffy.
See it if You enjoyed the TV shows Storage Wars or Twilight Zone.
Don't see it if If you don't enjoy comedy or plot twists coming at the very end.
See it if you want to see dark comedy with a familiar plot told in a quirky way
Don't see it if you are looking for a show of real substance that lasts longer than 50 minutes
See it if A well paced play for those who appreciate refreshing subject with clever plot of surprise twists, humor, great acting & staging.
Don't see it if It really should appeal to everyone except those with NO humor & too lazy to follow the dialogue loaded with it.
See it if If you like sci-fi if you like things that are reminiscent of night gallery. If you like short shows.
Don't see it if If you are not into unusual plots. If you don't like sci-fi. If you like in-depth characters.
See it if you like-weird plot resolutions-the twilight zone-satire-storage wars-plays taking place in virtually one scene/setting
Don't see it if you want-three dimensional characters-a clear theme/ throughout. you don't like-redundant dialogue
See it if you don't mind dialogue that sounds pulled off a page, characters whose actions are impossible to believe, acting as wooden as the writing.
Don't see it if any of those things would signal a waste of your time
See it if You love a play of ideas that always keeps you guessing, a show whose big, dark and wonderfully realized themes are never compromised.
Don't see it if You need to see conventional stories told conventionally. This play decides to tell a story about technology by (partly) using technology.
See it if You enjoy ambitious yet tight performance. Mixed media, symbolism and philosophical message.
Don't see it if You care about serious, skilled acting.
See it if you want to see some interesting use of live stream video in staging, and you'd like to support this theater.
Don't see it if you're expecting a riveting play experience.
See it if you like controversial, avant-garde, contemporary performing arts that doesn't go by the standard and the old rules of theater and acting.
Don't see it if you can't stand seeing a diverse cast; and you expect the world to be as it is in your head.