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"Assassins"
18 ratings
4.6 average rating
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97 events
48 reviews
29 stars
attended Mar 22 2009

It is a very thought provoking play. The motivations of the presidential assassins, both successful and not successful are presented in a wonderfully educational and entertaining way. The music is terrific, by the way the music is live not from...continued

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9 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 15 2009

Loved it! The singing was great. The actors were so true to their characters. The set was perfect for what was needed. These guys looked like they were having a good time. Thanks.

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Larry Blair
16 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 15 2009

I saw Assasssins at the Sunday matinee, and it was a shame such a wonderful production was sen by so few people. The performances of Jason Holland (the Balladeer/Oswald), Mark Montminy (Guiteau), and Ed McBride (Byck) were outstanding, and the...continued

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Stephen Sondheim’s most thought provoking, bold and original musical explores a dark and funny side of the American experience. Assassins is perhaps the most controversial musical ever written. This most American musical lays bare the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States. From John Wilkes Booth to Lee Harvey Oswald, Sondheim and John Weidman bend the rules of time and space, taking us on a nightmarish rollercoaster ride where the assassins meet, interact and, in an intense final scene, inspire each other to harrowing acts in the name of the American Dream. You’ll never look at musicals the same way! Adult content. Directed by David Anthony Blair.