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25 Star Starred
Guthrie Theater - McGuire Proscenium Stage
818 South Second St. Minneapolis, MN 55415
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 14 members
Review from lyndasalway

Excellent performances. Recommended

reviewed Mar 17 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Steve

Too much booze, pills, profanity. Lots of yelling. Everyone dysfunctional (except maybe the son). Characters not likable (except maybe the son).

Why is this play garnering such accolades? Beats me.

A disappointing evening at best.

reviewed Mar 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

"Other Desert Cities" presented an intriguing theme that was hampered, particularly in the first act, by the dialogue. In that act, forced, almost frenetic humor, subtracted from the events. The cast seemed highly professional, but also seemed to...continued

reviewed Mar 14 2013 report as inappropriate
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Check out a YouTube video preview of The Guthrie’s production of Other Desert Cities.


Other Desert Cities

By Jon Robin Baitz

Directed by Peter Rothstein

Run time: 2 hours 10 minutes, including one intermission.

<em>The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People</em> Joke Joint Comedy Club <em>Booty and the Beast</em> <em>Disney On Ice presents Dream Big</em> Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare: <em>A Midsummer Night's Dream</em> <em>The 39 Steps</em>