The Public and Private Deaths of Carol O'Grady
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The Public and Private Deaths of Carol O'Grady
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The Public and Private Deaths of Carol O'Grady NYC Reviews and Tickets

87%
(13 Ratings)
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Members say
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Funny

About the Show

It's Christmas. Carol's been murdered. What's next? This darkly comic solo show explores what makes us tick - as friends, neighbors, partners, parents, and people.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (13)

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567 Reviews | 150 Followers
87
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Edgy

See it if Gay man relishes news of neighbour's Christmas Eve murder.Through the darkness, humanity seeps through. Great transitions between characters

Don't see it if Distinctions between four characters ill-defined. Profuse profanity. Line delivery is excitedly too fast, too low, and garbled. 45 min solo.

772 Reviews | 148 Followers
83
Absorbing, Delightful, Great acting, Confusing

See it if Murder take place, four characters played by one person.

Don't see it if You want cheer Christmas show. Read more

812 Reviews | 133 Followers
81
Absorbing, Great acting, Edgy, Intense

See it if you enjoy seeing how one event, one person is viewed by others. Very good acting of various characters by one actor. Really intense.

Don't see it if you like comedy or don't like one person shows. Read more

297 Reviews | 78 Followers
75
Lightning-fast delivery / weird uncomfortable pauses, Welcoming cozy set / good lighting & sound design, Creative character-switching (lamps & stuttering), Moving / intense / angry / edgy / quirky / absorbing, Well-written one-man very sad serio-dark-comedy

See it if you like 1-person shows that have a sprinkle of humor mixed-in w/moments of deep sadness & reflection, + back & forth character transitions.

Don't see it if you're not into 1-person shows. This guy takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotions, including a lisp & slight physical-impediment. Read more

1 Review | 0 Followers
100
Absorbing, Resonant, Relevant, Edgy, Profound

See it if You're interested in the psychology of human relationships, the fickle stickiness of trauma, or Christmas decorations.

Don't see it if You're not looking for a multi-faceted production that has more than just one genre, theme, and view.

1 Review | 0 Followers
100
Delightful, Clever, Funny, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want a truly unique, and somewhat existential, show that explores the trials of suburban social life. It's also absolutely hilarious.

Don't see it if you want a traditional Christmas show.

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
100
Absorbing, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Must see

See it if Are you looking for a new twist on the classic “one-man show?” Then this is a show you absolutely cannot miss.

Don't see it if If you want a mindless, shallow show, this isn’t it. This show dives into a place in your mind that stays with you when you leave.

1 Review | 0 Followers
100
Exquisite, Funny, Great acting, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if you want to see a really interesting solo show that explores a fascinating story. It's also pretty funny and heartbreaking.

Don't see it if you're looking for just comedy. It gets dramatic too