The Gett NYC Reviews and Tickets

73%
(22 Reviews)
Positive
86%
Mixed
5%
Negative
9%
Members say
Quirky, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Thought-provoking

A play about the spiritual, the sexual, and the self.

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Member Reviews (22)

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913 Reviews | 928 Followers
72
Confusing, Uneven, Entertaining

See it if Mostly entertaining and cute. Enjoyable.

Don't see it if The problem is that the main character crosses the line between quirky and very unlikable. What does a woman get from a Gett? A divorce. Read more

888 Reviews | 1017 Followers
70
Uneven

See it if I enjoyed parts of this show. Jennifer Westfieldt is a joy to watch. Her parts were my favorite! Wish she had more scenes.

Don't see it if The lead is somewhat unlikable, so halfway through I began to lose interest. Feel like it can improve, it needs more comedic moments.

1015 Reviews | 420 Followers
94
Dizzying, Quirky, Great writing, Intelligent, Delightful

See it if You want to see something fresh, new and original. Touching, smart, funny, clever, interesting, really great acting.

Don't see it if You don’t like quirky shows without a direct plot line. At times you may not know where you’re headed or where you’ve been. It works. Read more

982 Reviews | 343 Followers
71
Disjointed, Superficial, Quirky, Uneven, Clever

See it if you'd like the romantic adventures of a quirky yg woman that's well directed. Not a lot of deep content, but it's entertaining.

Don't see it if you want to fully understand how the relationship grew/withered. Bare bones given. And the scenes are arbitrary just spots of time. Read more

650 Reviews | 284 Followers
74
Come for the rom com, Stay for the religious ride, Sex and the city, jewish edition

See it if engaging story of young JewIsh woman's/Ida's attempt 2 find love; hilarious mother-daughter battles; wonderful Jennifer Westfeldt

Don't see it if many parts are obscure/script doesn't enlighten; play called "The Gett"/Jewish divorce, should focus more on how/why marriage failed Read more

480 Reviews | 134 Followers
28
Waste of my time, Trite, Disconnected, Banal, Confusing

See it if You don’t mind sitting through a play that is impossible to make any sense of !

Don't see it if You have anything at all you could possibly be doing for 2 plus hours ! You only enjoy a well made play that makes sense ! Read more

395 Reviews | 97 Followers
73
Funny, Great staging, Intelligent, Quirky, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy jewish humor and/or plays partially (but not totally) about the jewish experience.

Don't see it if You dislike non-linear plays. Read more

306 Reviews | 157 Followers
75
Absorbing, Quirky, Thought-provoking, Funny, Confusing

See it if A story on religion,romance&faith but mostly abt a Jewish young lady who's unable2compromise while trying2navigate a male-controlled circle*

Don't see it if Unappealing staging&confusing ending. U don't get how the couple gets to the gett(the Jewish divorce). Read more

Critic Reviews (1)

New York Stage Review
November 20th, 2022

" 'The Gett' falls short of the Stoppardian sweep perhaps initially envisioned, while proving a bit of a dud on the romcom front."
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