Mind-Bending Play rogerandtom Dissolves the Fourth Wall
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OY! is a collection of eight 10-minute comedies, each illustrating the meaning of a Yiddish word -- with story lines including the untold stories of Eve and Adam, Einstein's demanding mother, the divorce trial of God and the human, the use of unkosher food as an aphrodisiac, and three men in a sauna who communicate using only the word "oy." Appealing to audiences of all faiths and all backgrounds, OY! is a tribute to the absurdity and comedy of the condition universal to everyone: that of being human. Learn More
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A clever play exploring the nature of theater, reality and identity. Pirandello fans will enjoy it, as will others who enjoy thinking in three dimensions (or four). There's also humor while you're scratching your head to keep up with the twists...continued
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“rogerandtom defies all expectations. A smart, provocative production that effortlessly communicates innumerable themes all with a good-hearted laugh. The production’s success lies in the well-developed script, but also in the ensemble’s strong performances.” -_"Show Business Weekly":http://showbusinessweekly.com/article-2204%E2%80%9Crogerandtom%E2%80%9D-by-julien-schwab.html_
Question the characters.
Question the actors.
Penny is Penny.
But Richard is William.
And you are just a member of the audience.
Or are you?
Just how impenetrable is the fourth wall?
rogerandtom_ contains adult language and situations. Running time is 70 minutes, with no intermission._