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The Children's Hour Reviews

Back Door Theatre (Portland, OR)

Reviews & Ratings

"The Children's Hour"
6 ratings
4.3 average rating
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3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 30 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed this production. I vaguely remembered the movie from the early 60s, so I was aware of the drama to expect. I thought all of the cast did a superb job, and I'd highly recommend this to my my friends. The staging was very...continued

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8 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

The play is offered in the round and audience is surrounded by and included in set pieces. The theatre is gained via a very dark entry way with stage dressing (tree branches? too dark to really identify) brushing dangerously close. With the...continued

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6 reviews
4 stars
attended May 25 2013

What a moving experience. The theater was small so it made you feel you were part of the experience. The actors were wonderful in their roles and really drew you in. I left the theater feeling emotionally exhausted. If this is an example of small...continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended May 30 2013

Loved it. Great acting! Terrific production

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1 review
3 stars
attended Jun 08 2013

Very well-acted by all the actors; had the audience and some actors in tears! Amazing performance - this troupe deserves lots of support!

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