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Goldstar Member
The weather was warm & breezy. I wore shorts & t-shirt.
How We Got On dress Jul 25 2013 star this tip starred
Denise
Sides seats are awful. If center seats are open you can move before the play starts.
You For Me For You info Feb 12 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

14 ratings
4.6 average rating
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30 events
8 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 17 2013

Excellent cast. Full of energy. A very creative play with a life lesson.

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11 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended May 01 2013

Loved it!! Witty, fun and very entertaining!!

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14 events
9 reviews
35 stars
attended May 09 2013

Had a hell of a time finding parking, but the usher kindly seated me fifteen minutes late with a short summary of what I'd missed. Once in the theater, everything was awesome and a half.

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Website

http://www.companyone.org/Season14/She_Kills_Monsters/synopsis.shtml

Quotes & Highlights

“Nguyen’s meditation on tolerance, sisterhood, the games we love to play, and the stories we love to tell is timeless, and the Company One production now up at the Boston Center for the Arts’ Plaza Theatre is a comic strip with heart.” —Boston Globe
“A post-modern fable that unabashedly celebrates geekery, this show about about two sisters provides lots of askew humor with a touch of the bittersweet tossed in for good measure.” —ArtsFuse post-modern fable that unabashedly celebrates geekery, this show about about two sisters provides lots of askew humor with a touch of the bittersweet tossed in for good measure.
“This play is here for us at a perfect time, for its themes speak directly to the challenges that we face as a community and as individuals … a wrenching roller coaster ride that runs the full spectrum of emotions.” —The White Rhino Report

Description

This show is recommended for ages 13 and older due to adult language and themes.

Qui Nguyen is an award-winning playwright, screenwriter, and Co-Founder/Co-Artistic Director of the OBIE Award winning Vampire Cowboys Theatre Company of New York City.

Scripts include _She Kills Monsters _(The Flea); Krunk Fu Battle Battle (East West Players); _Bike Wreck _(Ensemble Studio Theatre); Trial By Water (Ma-Yi Theater); Aliens Versus Cheerleaders (Keen Teens); _Soul Samurai; The Inexplicable Redemption of Agent G _(Ma-Yi Theater & Vampire Cowboys); _Lush Valley _(HERE Arts Center); and the critically acclaimed Vampire Cowboys productions of Alice in Slasherland; Fight Girl Battle World; Men of Steel; and _Living Dead in Denmark.

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His scripts are published by Samuel French, Broadway Play Publishing, and Playscripts.com.

Honors include a 2013 Mellon Residency; 2012 & 2009 GLAAD Media Award nominations (_She Kills Monsters _and Soul Samurai); 2008 & 2006 NY Innovative Theatre Award noms for Best Production (Fight Girl Battle World and Living Dead in Denmark_); 2012 ITBA Patrick Lee Award for Outstanding Off-Off Broadway Show & 2010 nom in the same category (_She Kills Monsters and Alice In Slasherland); named a 2012 _TCG Young Leader of Color; 2007 Comiccritique.com citation for Best Adaptation of Comics into other Media (_Men of Steel); 2004 NYTheatre.com’s People of the Year; and cited as a “Downtown Playwright to Watch” by Time Out New York.

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