Jamaicafarewell 020513

Jamaica, Farewell

Soho Playhouse- Mainstage (New York City, NY)

Reviews & Ratings

146 ratings
4.8 average rating
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13 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

I took my son to this event and we loved it.....It was great, funny, touching. A must see event.

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2 stars
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3 stars
attended May 11 2014

The play was hilarious and gave excellent insight into a young Jamaican girls harrowing feats to travel to America.

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5 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 04 2014

This is my second time seeing this play and it was great.

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3 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

great show; seating at venue is a little tight though. Looking forward to seeing it again when it come back to NYC.

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2 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 04 2008

I really enjoyed Ms Ehrhardt. She was incredible in her one woman show. I would differently go to see it again.

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6 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 27 2014

It was amazing! Funny, gripping and such a story of hope. If you want something bad enough, you will find a way to get it. A must see.

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2 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 29 2013

It was great. We had an awesome time. Just the parking sucked and I missed half of the show because of that.m

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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 27 2014

Jamaica Farewell was awesome! I admit I was a little leary about it being a one woman show but Debra Ehrhardt kept us in the moment. She only had about 3 props and music that was precisely appropriate for every scene. My husband, son and future...continued

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2 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 15 2013

Laugh out loud funny, hysterical.
One woman's journey from childhood to adulthood in her quest to to come to America from Jamaica.
This is a must see. Be prepared to get cozy with strangers as the theater is small but you will be so busy...continued

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12 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 11 2014

Laughed and laughed. Had a wonderful time. Quite entertaining. Attended twice and told everyone to attend.

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 29 2013

Ms. Ehrhardt does an exceptional job of bringing her world to life. She infuses a lot of emotions mixed with humor and handles her monologue like an absolute pro. This is my second time seeing this play and it is really worth seeing it. I brought...continued

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0 stars
attended May 04 2014

The play is beautifully written, wonderfully acted, deeply touching and fiercely funny! A MUST see!

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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 04 2014

The show was extremely funny and mostly well done. The first part (during her childhood) seemed a bit forced and frivolous, but as the story developed, it got better. Although, I'm not Jamaican, I spent some extended time there and am very...continued

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attended Jun 15 2013

Wonderful play! Debra did a great job is bringing things to life... I am not Jamaican, have traveled there and could relate to everything she talked about... I plan to see it with more friends next weekend!

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 11 2014

Absolutely hilarious. Laughed my belly full at each line.

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attended May 04 2014

Everyone should experience Debra Ehrhardt's "Jamaica Farewell"! We entered the theater and sat in our seats, happy, fun, upbeat Caribbean music was playing, and from the moment Debra Ehrhardt entered the stage we were all magically transported, no...continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 11 2014

Excellent show. Debbie was fantastic. A must see by all.

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