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The Year of the Solar Eclipse (2018)

From 5 member  reviews
Members say: Great writing, Entertaining, Problematic acoustics, Good acting, Resonant

About the show

A new dramedy about the bright and dark sides of relationships and all the brilliant shades in between. Part of the 2018 Planet Connections Festivity. More…

When three friends gather to watch the solar eclipse, they have no idea how their own lives are about to enter cycles of light and dark. What follows is a year of love lost, love found, and self-discovery.

Member Reviews (5)


Great writing, Entertaining, Problematic acoustics, Good acting, Resonant
Avg Score

Contemporary, Romantic, Sharply observed, Well played, Problematic acoustics

See it if you would like to see a totally contemporary take on how young women in NYC are conducting their love lives nowadays.

Don't see it if the meeting & mating habits of young urban women in 2018 do not interest you at all.

Also “THE YEAR OF THE SOLAR ECLIPSE” is a contemporary take on 3 young stra... Read more Read less

Great acting, Great writing, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if you want real relationships presented with humor and tears by a good cast who represent today's youth who are not unlike those of yesterday!

Don't see it if you do not want to see relationships fall apart for a variety of reasons.

Entertaining, Resonant, Great writing, Focused on details, Well produced within festival limitations

See it if You enjoy romance presented in fast moving, pointed scenes covering many possible variations on the theme.

Don't see it if romance seen via female friendship will distress you. Some seeming extraneous material might be exchanged for added specifics about the wome

Slow, Fluffy

See it if Like stories about three girls in their late 20s that have to deal with every day issues

Don't see it if You are expecting something different and original

Also Both theaters for this festival are located in the same building and n... Read more Read less

Ambitious, Reminiscent of "friends", Good acting

See it if Like to see new & up coming actors.

Don't see it if You never liked the show "Friends" or other 30-somethings trying to figure life out.

Also Please know your venue actors, know its acoustics & mind how you do or... Read more Read less

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