Venue Details

Plays & Players Theatre
1714 Delancey Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
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3.7 / 5 Rated by 3 members
Review from Bernadette Davis
19 events 3 reviews

While I thought the actors did a good job as actors, I did not care for the way the story of the play unfolded. I thought it was too long and attempted to introduce too many issues. Overall, though, I had a good experience at Plays & Players...continued

reviewed Oct 19 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
6 events 1 review

The secret reveals the damage and the struggles homosexuals experience. Marcus portrayed the confusion of a young man dealing with the secret and wanting to know, if it was passed down from his father or is it just him. When questioning everyone...continued

reviewed Oct 26 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Marcella Williams
2 events 1 review

Wasn't bad. Enjoyed the play

reviewed Oct 27 2013 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Marcus is an engaging, gently provocative, universal tale. And, yes, it’s sweet.” —San Francisco Chronicle
“[McCraney] writes with a passion and urgency that can’t be faked.”—The New York Times
“The greatest piece of writing by an American playwright under 30 in a generation or more.” —Chicago Tribune
“These are spiritual works that thrum with vitality, whether it’s joyous or melancholy, told in vigorous language that artfully folds together slangy vernacular with bursts of haunting poetry.” —Variety

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