Blackbird 110108 v1

Blackbird

Studio Theatre (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

12 ratings
4.8 average rating
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34 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

This is drama at its best, acted beautifully. The author takes a taboo subject which would put you in a framework of "right and wrong" and then unfolds the plot so that you are forced to put those polarities aside and look at the nuances in the...continued

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8 reviews
8 stars
attended Dec 04 2008

Outstanding acting, gripping plot, interesting ending!

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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 21 2008

Very provocative to the extent that I was uncomfortable. Certainly not boring and very well acted.

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 18 2008

Very smart. Taught and extremely well acted.

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

Extremely well acted production of a powerful short play that will leave you stunned, perhaps even disoriented, by the multiples layers of desire, guily, shame, pride, anger, and ambiguous behavior displayed by the characters.

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

powerful drama well acted and well staged

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1 review
14 stars
attended Dec 16 2008

Extraordinarily well acted. Very intense and thought provoking.

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1 review
2 stars
attended Dec 21 2008

Marvelous production and well acted. Subject matter may not be for everyone, but for those who love theatre and the process of acting, this was worth it.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 21 2008

Riveting. Fine performances, particularly the leading lady. She was outstanding. The play dug deep, layer by layer, into each of the character's psyches with a very different (and surprising) spin on the very squeamish subject of having sex with a...continued

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