Jamaicafarewell 020513
4.8 / 5 Rated by 164 members
Review from Shamar

Debra is an amazing playwright and actress!! She has charisma that radiates from the moment she enters the stage!!. If you have or don't have a Jamaican background, you will appreciate the history and culture of Jamaica that she amazingly...continued

reviewed Apr 12 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Great show, started out a little slow, but got quite interesting after. Would recommend

reviewed Jun 16 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

I took my son to this event and we loved it.....It was great, funny, touching. A must see event.

reviewed Dec 17 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

it was excellent!!

reviewed Apr 12 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from northwriter

Terrific show. Debra Ehrhardt is a gifted actor and we look forward to seeing more of her work. According to some web gossip, Rita Wilson Hanks (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) has optioned Jamaica Farewell for a possible movie and Ms. Ehrhardt will...continued

reviewed Dec 17 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Karlene

The play was hilarious and gave excellent insight into a young Jamaican girls harrowing feats to travel to America.

reviewed May 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Marlene McGill

This is my second time seeing this play and it was great.

reviewed May 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Rosemarie

This is one of the best one woman performances I have ever seen. The show brought out every emotion. I laughed, cried and pondered. I would love to see it again and have recommended it to my friends and family.
Thank you.

reviewed Jun 15 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Gold

Wonderful writing and performance. Moving and entertaining throughout. A must see!

reviewed Jun 16 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Soleil3

Absolutely amazing how Debra was able to single-handedly capture the individual personalities of all of the characters! Laughed so hard that my cheeks hurt - in a good way! Telling everyone that it's a must-see! Guh deh my girl!

reviewed Nov 10 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from evb

great show; seating at venue is a little tight though. Looking forward to seeing it again when it come back to NYC.

reviewed Dec 18 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Alexale

I really enjoyed Ms Ehrhardt. She was incredible in her one woman show. I would differently go to see it again.

reviewed Apr 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Connie

It was amazing! Funny, gripping and such a story of hope. If you want something bad enough, you will find a way to get it. A must see.

reviewed Apr 27 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Geoffrey

It was great. We had an awesome time. Just the parking sucked and I missed half of the show because of that.m

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Jamaica Farewell was awesome! I admit I was a little leary about it being a one woman show but Debra Ehrhardt kept us in the moment. She only had about 3 props and music that was precisely appropriate for every scene. My husband, son and future...continued

reviewed Apr 27 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Jen Jen

Laugh out loud funny, hysterical.
One woman's journey from childhood to adulthood in her quest to to come to America from Jamaica.
This is a must see. Be prepared to get cozy with strangers as the theater is small but you will be so busy...continued

reviewed Mar 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Miz Dee

Ms. Ehrhardt does an exceptional job of bringing her world to life. She infuses a lot of emotions mixed with humor and handles her monologue like an absolute pro. This is my second time seeing this play and it is really worth seeing it. I brought...continued

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Robyn Kerr

The play is beautifully written, wonderfully acted, deeply touching and fiercely funny! A MUST see!

reviewed May 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Shondel Nero

The show was extremely funny and mostly well done. The first part (during her childhood) seemed a bit forced and frivolous, but as the story developed, it got better. Although, I'm not Jamaican, I spent some extended time there and am very...continued

reviewed May 04 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Veronica

Very funny!!

reviewed Mar 31 2013 report as inappropriate