Already closed | 1h 30m | East Village

The Wedge Horse

From 3 member  reviews
Members say: Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

About the show

Fault Line Theatre presents a new drama about two Long Island siblings who must decide whether the loss of a loved one will bring about healing, or violence. More…

Facing the death of a loved one, siblings Maddy and Bobby must navigate love, violence, and which path their loss will lead them towards. But the repercussions of this choice will follow them for years to come.

1h 30m | Already closed | IATI Theater (East Village)

Member Reviews (3)


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

Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Original

See it if you are interested in the future of the American theatre: a new play by Nick Gandiello, a playwright to watch! Great performances, too!

Don't see it if you are not interested in serious-minded plays.

Absorbing, Ambitious, Masterful, Thought-provoking, Exquisite

See it if You want to have a thoughtful, challenging experience

Don't see it if you're looking for Broadway Schmaltz

Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Edgy, Intelligent

See it if You like well-written, thoughtful and engaging theater

Don't see it if You don't like good theatre

February 4th, 2016
"Nick Gandiello’s affecting if overwrought drama...Mr. Gandiello has a fine sense of rhythm...But the pleasure of individual lines isn’t quite enough to sustain this piece, which, under Aaron Rossini’s somewhat heavy-handed direction, tends to labor for significance. There’s hardly a sentence tha...
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February 4th, 2016
"With considerable elegance and economy, Gandiello sets up a psychological tangle…He has also written the rare 9/11-themed drama that is neither mawkish nor pseudo-important. Under Aaron Rossini's remarkably acute and sensitive direction, all three cast members convincingly inhabit their roles…By...
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February 3rd, 2016
"Serious and well-intentioned, but also soft hitting, as though it's not able to give proper voice to the many things it's obviously thinking and feeling. When a play wants to tie together as many disparate strings as this one does, that clarity of purpose is crucial, and its absence keenly notic...
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February 4th, 2016
"'The Wedge Horse' examines adolescents in a contemporary zeitgeist with all the trauma of sudden loss, a splintering family and in-your-face world upheavals witnessed by a cell phone tweet or a laptop click...The exemplary actors delve deeply into their characterizations and come up with spirite...
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