Through the Darkness
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Through the Darkness
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Through the Darkness NYC Reviews and Tickets

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(20 Reviews)
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Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Intelligent

About the Show

The Workshop Theater presents a new history-inspired drama about the men and women who left everything behind, including their loved ones, to stay one step ahead of the Holocaust.

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260 Reviews | 597 Followers
80
Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if you want to hear 4 personal account of jews during WWII. A great way to introduce the Holocaust to those who have little knowledge about it.

Don't see it if you have extensive knowledge of the holocaust. I enjoyed the performances, but it was Like 4 story from the Shoah project turned into a play Read more

113 Reviews | 52 Followers
91
Great acting, Great writing, Riveting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a play that offers a more intimate personal narrative about the Holocaust through the eyes of four survivors.

Don't see it if The subject of the Holocaust upsets you. You're not in the mood for gloomy dramatic stories that have vivid descriptions of suffering. Read more

90 Reviews | 36 Followers
86
Absorbing, Intelligent, Intense, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you like human stories, interwoven monologues, a way to see today's refugee crisis in historical terms, to find relevance in how we survive

Don't see it if dark storytelling is not your thing - you want dialogue, spectacle, entertainment, this is engrossing and moving but you must go in to it.

70 Reviews | 10 Followers
97
Profound, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if you are concerned about holocaust deny-ers. Great acting, some humor, and a warmth to it that was unexpected when thinking about the topic.

Don't see it if you only enjoy theater with music and dance; this is definitely thought-provoking and profound. Read more

36 Reviews | 9 Followers
95
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if appreciate a story told, rather than depicted. The interlaced stories of 4 holocaust survivors is gripping and the acting superb.

Don't see it if you are looking for "drama" in the conventional sense.

33 Reviews | 7 Followers
90
Absorbing, Profound

See it if well written stories.

Don't see it if you are easily upset

11 Reviews | 8 Followers
96
Intense, Thought-provoking, Profound, Absorbing, Great writing

See it if See it if you are interested in Holocaust survival stories and enjoy a well-written play.

Don't see it if Don't see it if you can't bear to hear of the atrocities of the Holocaust.

9 Reviews | 6 Followers
93
Great acting, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Profound, Masterful

See it if If you like thoughtful writing and characters that are also real people, come see it. There is an unexplainable feeling of warmth at the end

Don't see it if If you don't like storytelling styles, don't see it. Even then, it is a very unique type of storytelling, so I would recommend to try it.

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