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The Two-Character Play (2017)

From 54 member  reviews
Members say: Great acting, Confusing, Absorbing, Ambitious, Thought-provoking

About the show

Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company presents a rare mounting of Tennessee Williams' obscure 1967 drama, directed by Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Austin Pendleton. More…

Reality and fantasy are interwoven with terrifying power as two actors, brother and sister, find themselves deserted by their troupe in a "state theater of a state unknown." Faced (perhaps) by an audience expecting a performance, they enact 'The Two-Character Play,' an illusion within an illusion.

Member Reviews (54)


Great acting, Confusing, Absorbing, Ambitious, Thought-provoking
Avg Score

Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Clever, Profound

See it if You want to see a really great acting performance and a really absorbing play by Tennessee Williams

Don't see it if You don't like no exit plays

Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting

See it if A play that is genuine EXPERIENCE! Come and become a participant.

Don't see it if You need to be spoon fed

Also Brilliant performances!

Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Great writing, Profound

See it if You are a fan or interested in Tennessee Williams later works.

Don't see it if You are not open to an exploration of truth

Also Acting was great! And beautifully directed.

Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if I saw this play last month and find myslef still thinking about it, I recommended it to friends who thanked me as they were delighted.

Don't see it if you don't like good, engaging theatre.

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