(2015) The 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays
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(2015) The 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays

(2015) The 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Thought-provoking, Original

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Ensemble Studio Theatre's 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays features fourteen plays by fifteen playwrights presented in three separate evenings from May 13th through June 27th.

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119 Reviews | 21 Followers
Thought-provoking, Original

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Critic Reviews (3)

The New York Times
May 18th, 2015

"In just two hours, Series A of the Ensemble Studio Theater’s '35th Marathon of One-Act Plays' races from Manhattan to Brooklyn, from a port town in Kenya to the capital of Idaho, from the 1950s to right now. A collection of short works, most Ensemble regulars, this speed-trial evening emphasizes how difficult it is for theater artists to work in miniature and how satisfying when they succeed."
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Lighting & Sound America
May 19th, 2015

"Evenings such as these are necessarily uneven, but Series A has more than its share of nice surprises. If the B and C Series in the Marathon are as consistent as this, audiences will be leaving the theatre thoroughly satisfied."
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Stage Buddy
May 19th, 2015

"Running for 35 years, it's plain to see why the Marathon has such great legs: if variety is the spice of life, EST's given us a spice rack that seasons to taste. Quality and curation is the theme...If this first series is any indication of Marathon nights to come, it's worth the 3-Series Pass offered by EST. It's a piquant potpourri that'll keep everyone satisfied and, rare these days, wowed."
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