The Lesson
78

The Lesson NYC Reviews and Tickets

78%
(13 Reviews)
Positive
77%
Mixed
15%
Negative
8%
Members say
Great writing, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing, Slow

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Teatro LATEA presents Absurdist master Eugene Ionesco's classic one-act about the disturbing relationship between a professor and his pupil.

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78
Clever, Resonant, Absorbing, Wry, Timely

See it if you want to see how a classic text of the Theater of the Absurd holds up, or explore the fraught dynamics of a student-teacher relationship.

Don't see it if you find the Absurd hopelessly dated. Read more

40
Misinterpreted

See it if You've only got one hour and you HAVE to see a show. Also, the set, as well as the theater with an adjoining bar are lovely.

Don't see it if Ionesco played straight? This play is supposed to be farcical, not played in a naturalist style.I won't even get into the acting. Just don't Read more

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