The Hysteria of Dr. Faustus
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The Hysteria of Dr. Faustus
79

The Hysteria of Dr. Faustus NYC Reviews and Tickets

79%
(28 Reviews)
Positive
82%
Mixed
14%
Negative
4%
Members say
Ambitious, Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Entertaining

About the Show

The Seeing Place Theater kicks off its 9th Season with a world-premiere adaptation of one of the world's best known fables. 

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Member Reviews (28)

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Ambitious, Banal, Dated, Fluffy, Raunchy

See it if you enjoy themes of good vs. bad, christianity, and sci-fi.

Don't see it if it's an outdated production mixed with 90s film-influenced sci-fi moments, and generic overly simplified depcition of good vs bad

Critic Reviews (1)

Upstage-Downstage
October 10th, 2018

"Walker examines the famous story through contemporary eyes, while staying true to its origins and various interpretations...There are a few tangential plot elements that pull the play in too many directions and weaken its overall impact...A twenty-minute trim would sharpen things significantly...This play is well-worth seeing, and, more importantly, it represents the next great leap forward for this always-exciting company.”
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