The Straights
Brooklyn
77

The Straights NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(3 Reviews)
Positive
67%
Mixed
33%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Ambitious, Unfocused, Indulgent, Entertaining

About the Show

In T. Adamson’s scorcher of a road trip, best friends Phoebe and Nina navigate hitchhikers, shoplifting, drugs, and a flood of selfies as they hurtle through the heart and heartlessness of America. 

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Member Reviews (3)

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64
Unfocused, Indulgent, Great staging, Great acting

See it if into a wonderful production of a seriously underdeveloped play about 3 queers on a road trip to visit their straightened-up friend

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90
Resonant, Relevant, Great acting, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you want to see bright new voices in tackle some universal themes of belonging, friendship, and How to live with an open heart.

Don't see it if You can’t forgive some rookie mistakes

Critic Reviews (2)

December 13th, 2019

"On the Road With No Sense of Direction: Amusing monologues and oddball encounters enliven T. Adamson’s overstuffed play that follows two friends on a very long car ride."
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December 14th, 2019

"The director Will Detlefson does strong work with his cast, which has several stand-outs...The play has many themes, but this is its dramaturgical question. If this is what anger sounds like now, what language do we reserve for love?"
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