The Good Soul of Setzuan
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The Good Soul of Setzuan
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The Good Soul of Setzuan NYC Reviews and Tickets

70%
(21 Reviews)
Positive
67%
Mixed
33%
Negative
0%
Members say
Ambitious, Slow, Entertaining, Quirky, Confusing

About the Show

Irondale's production of Brecht's 1945 fable is reset in the playwright’s room, mirroring his practice when he was kept in exile in the United States during World War 2. 

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70
Clever, Slow, Entertaining

See it if It is a show that needs attention paid. Brecht writing about Chinese culture.

Don't see it if Can be slow and confusing as well as sloppy at times.

57
Enervated, Unsure, Broadly comic

See it if you need to see one of Brecht’s truly great parable plays, even if it’s in an adaptation that squanders the original play’s power.

Don't see it if you are not a big fan of comedy that is so broad that it rarely lands a laugh. Read more

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