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The Whipping Man Reviews

Arsenal Center for the Arts (Watertown, MA)

Reviews & Ratings

11 ratings
4.5 average rating
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7 reviews
34 stars
attended Feb 07 2014

This was an unbelievably thought provoking and well acted play.
We were reminded of man's inhumanity in the face of adversity. The challenge of deciding who you are and what defines you. Johnny Lee Davenport was amazing as Simon. His acting is so...continued

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22 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 07 2014

The topic of this play is unique. That alone made it worthwhile to attend. The performances of the three actors were excellent, especially the actor who played Simon. The staging/set was also very good. So, although there were some very...continued

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8 reviews
9 stars
attended Feb 14 2014

Amazing performances by all the actors in a multilayered story with unexpected turns of events.

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4 reviews
6 stars
attended Feb 07 2014

very moving and intense; excellent acting

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 02 2014

acting was marvelous story great scenery perfect an evening to remember and talk about

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 02 2014

Poorly produced and uneven acting

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jan 26 2014

Great experience going throug Goldstar to see the Whipping Man. The play was good, but the acting was outstanding.

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1 review
23 stars
attended Jan 26 2014

This play was extremely powerful. The interactions among the actors showed a range of emotions. The only negative was the scene describing an amputation, otherwise I was captured with the intensity of everything.

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