Savannah

The Savannah Disputation

Olney Theatre Center - Mainstage (Olney, MD)

Reviews & Ratings

27 ratings
4.2 average rating
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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 08 2010

Very funny and thought provoking at the same time, particularly for those brought up in either evangelical or Catholic churches. The Main stage at Olney Theater is a lovely, intimate venue. Goldstar came through once again with fabulous seats,...continued

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26 reviews
31 stars
Ellen Canova
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24 reviews
38 stars
attended Aug 22 2010

The show was fabulous. All four actors were wonderful. Hilarious but with underlying serious theme.

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janleslie
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11 reviews
30 stars
attended Aug 11 2010

Great acting. I enjoyed this thought provoking and funny play.

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9 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 08 2010

Very interesting and well written play with an excellent cast. The show is both entertaining and thought provoking with enough laughs to make it fun.

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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 14 2010

Enjoyed this performance very much. We had great seats which helped (my husband has a hearing problem). The acting was terrific.

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8 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 08 2010

Savannah Disputation held my interest. xcellent acting.

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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 21 2010

Great new play--a serious topic presented in an entertaining light. I was very impressed with the writing (and theological research that supports it) as well as the casting and acting. Evangelical missionaries that target Catholics is a subject...continued

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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 21 2010

overall a 4.0 the writing was not as crisp and incisive as I hoped. But, it was great entertainment-- the ditzy blonde evangelical did a fantastic job of acting--her performance alone was worth it!

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6 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 20 2010

Very funny show, despite the fact that I'm Jewish and some of the humor was lost on me. Great venue and great acting as always at Olney Theater!

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4 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 10 2010

A thoughtful analysis of religious belief, told with humor and giving the audience plenty opportunity for interesting post-viewing discussion.

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4 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 10 2010

This comedy had plenty of laughs but went beyond being just amusing. The dialog was interesting as well as witty. By the end of the play the characters, who at first seemed like unattractive stereotypes, had all been revealed as believable...continued

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4 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 10 2010

This performance was more thought provoking than fun. The actors were very good.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 14 2010

a thought provoking and sometimes funny look at the incorrect and sometimes illogiical beliefs people 'know' are true regarding religion. very interesting and enjoyable.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 10 2010

goldstar got us front row same day tix! show/actors fabulous. tight script. 90 minutes (no intermission) flew by. go see this

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1 review
7 stars
attended Aug 08 2010

an entertaining, well written play...strong on both direction and performances

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1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 14 2010

Clever show about religion and how people read through different lenses. The cast was quite good.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 22 2010

Fast-paced 90 minutes of very clever writing and thought-provoking subject matter (without taking itself too seriously!).

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1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 21 2010

It was very entertaining!
I was raised Catholic but found it very interesting and informative but presented with great humor!!!

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1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 07 2010

Light and funny. An enjoyable evening. Well acted.

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