Closed 2h 20m
The Shadow Box
East Village
77

The Shadow Box NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(41 Reviews)
Positive
90%
Mixed
5%
Negative
5%
Members say
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense

About the Show

Michael Cristofer’s Tony-winning play looks into the deep personal impact of terminal illness among three families who must face the inevitable.

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Member Reviews (41)

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75
Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Profound, Resonant, Great writing

See it if You want to see a show that takes a good honest look at death and dying and how it effects not only the person dying but those around him.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a light fluffy show. This is a well written unflinching look at some of the deep dark questions faced by those involved. Read more

74
Intense, Overrated, Riveting, Resonant, Ambitious

See it if A very serious play about terminal illness, death and dispear. Morbid but some good plot lines.

Don't see it if If a serious subject about terminal illness and dying not a gre as t set, acting questionable.

Critic Reviews (1)

February 3rd, 2020

"'THE SHADOW BOX' Hurts So Good at Gene Frankel Theater"
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