Kurt Vonnegut Comedy About Sticking to Decisions
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The last date listed for Kurt Vonnegut's Make Up Your Mind was Saturday November 30, 2013 / 8:00pm.
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The picture-perfect facade of '50s-era family life is torn away in Far From Heaven, the stage adaptation of the Oscar-nominated romantic melodrama from director Todd Haynes (I'm Not There, Mildred Pierce). While managing a household that would show-up the Cleavers in its neatness and apparent civility, a Connecticut housewife discovers her husband's secret ... only to seek comfort in a forbidden relationship of her own. Tony Award-winning playwright Richard Greenberg (Take Me Out) and the creators of the musical Grey Gardens collaborated on this romantic musical that evokes Haynes' original inspiration: the lush, Technicolor brilliance of the films of Douglas Sirk. Now, for its Boston premiere, Scott Edmiston directs a smart and sophisticated production at the SpeakEasy Stage. Learn More
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Featured review from Isambard40
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Despite the poor reviews, I actually quite liked the play. It isn't the deepest play you will ever see (it IS Kurt Vonnegut after all), but it is amusing and well set and acted. I especially liked the set design. My partner, on the other hand, did not enjoy it so much.
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I don't know why the reviewers were so hard on this play. It is funny and light, and full of vonnegut-isms. For those of us who have loved his writing, it is even more fun. It's also well acted, not too long at all. The night we went, the...continued
This play contains adult content.
Cigarettes will be smoked onstage during the performance.
About the Ticket Supplier: SpeakEasy StageOver the past nineteen seasons, SpeakEasy Stage Company has distinguished itself as Boston's premier theater staging Boston premieres. Year after year, SpeakEasy has won acclaim for presenting top-quality productions of vital, cutting-edge plays.
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