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Soho Playhouse- Mainstage
15 Vandam Street New York City, NY 10013
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169 ratings
4.2 average rating
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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 02 2010

Saw Divine Sister in previews, then again last night. It has only gotten better. Hilarious with great performances across the board. Charles Busch is a NY treasure.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 27 2010

One of the absolute funniest plays I have ever seen and by far one of the best plays Charles Busch has ever written. The cast is totally amazing - Julie Halston and Andrea Fraser are so amazing but the rest of the cast is brilliant as well. Don't...continued

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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 23 2011

Charles Bush at his very best... as playwriter and as the Superior Mother ....I laugh my a-- to the floor....Ms. Wilson is FABULOUS as his side kick siter Acacious...and what could one say about Ms. Fraser's sister Walburga...not to be...continued

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Website

http://www.divinesisteronstage.com/

Quotes & Highlights

“…in a crass and sullen world, this kind of comedy is not only refreshing, it’s necessary.” —Variety
“_Get thee to the divine Sister.”  —_The New York Times
“Comedic heaven! Anyone hoping to keep a straight face hasn’t got a prayer!”  —NY1
“. . .a sublime comedy!”  —Variety
“. . .a divinely outrageous comedic romp!”  —New York Post
“Audiences will laugh themselves silly at this always irreverent 90-minute comedy!”  —NY Daily News

Description

Charles Busch’s The Divine Sister is a comic celebration of such Hollywood films as The Song of Bernadette, The Bells of St. Mary’s, and The Singing Nun_! St. Veronica’s indomitable Mother Superior, played by the legendary Charles Busch (_Die, Mommy, Die!, Vampire Lesbians of Sodom, and Tale of the Allergist’s Wife), leads audiences on this madcap trip through Tinseltown’s religiosity…it’s miraculous, zany fun!

In addition to Busch, the off-Broadway production will feature the entire original company: Alison Fraser, Amy Rutberg, Jennifer Van Dyck, Jonathan Walker and Julie Halston.