War Stories NYC Reviews and Tickets

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(13 Reviews)
Positive
92%
Mixed
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Negative
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Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing, Intelligent

In World War II era New York, a young musician immigrates to the city to pursue music and freedom.

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346 Reviews | 86 Followers
17
Disappointing, Indulgent, Intelligent, Refreshing, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to learn more about union, labor, and pacifist WWII-era history.

Don't see it if You are looking for a well crafted play. Read more

153 Reviews | 10 Followers
85
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Ambitious, Intelligent

See it if story of the labor movement during WWII told through the love story of Jewish radicals in NYC. Told thoughtfully and with affection

Don't see it if you are not interested in history or politics of the unions in this country and how the past is so relevant to the present

80 Reviews | 12 Followers
77
Thought-provoking, uneven

See it if you want a different take on an American woman on the eve of WW2 and can sit through a long show with not a lot of action or plot.

Don't see it if you want a play with real drama, action or a tight, well-written story Read more

41 Reviews | 7 Followers
85
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if you like a good story with some historical content. the play was engaging with good character development

Don't see it if you want a comedy or full blown musical

7 Reviews | 3 Followers
100
Delightful, Great writing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great singing

See it if You want to see a truly unique perspective on WWII, filled with union songs, picket lines, and an unlikely romance.

Don't see it if You don't like stories about the homefront.

1 Review | 0 Followers
79
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Romantic, Ambitious, Intelligent

See it if you're interested in history, how WW II affected people. Excellent acting, for the most part, and the female lead makes it well worth it.

Don't see it if you’re self absorbed, or think that the world started with the iPhone.

1 Review | 0 Followers
84
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You enjoy intimate staging of thought-provoking theater written by an outsider author and performed by a terrific cast.

Don't see it if You're set in your anti-labor, anti-leftist ways. Read more

1 Review | 0 Followers
95
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if An excellent view of a young woman union organizer grappling with relationships in the context of WWII. Great cast with a few lovely songs.

Don't see it if Not for someone looking for an action packed drama- this play is a quiet gem.

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