Beyond Therapy has ratings and 18 reviews. Steve said: I really don’t mean this as brag but I was in a production of this play that was so good, Dura. Yet with Beyond Therapy, Durang was entering new ground, not only in tone, but in subject. With the two lonely single Manhattanites who meet by placing. They do learn to live beyond therapy in this delightful Off Broadway hit that moved Christopher Durang’s plays include The Idiots Karamazov (coauthored with.

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I only mean to say two things: I have fond memories of performing a scene as Bruce for my acting class in college.

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Now what could be better than that?! Durang is famous for his ability to turn a phrase, and his skill truly shines here, with my favorite line in the play being “Your mother acts like a transvestite! Dan Ashlock rated it it was thsrapy May 30, Kel Munger rated it liked it Nov 11, Really really terrific stuff. Bruce writes another lonelyhearts ad. Sep 16, Stephen Robinson rated it it was amazing.

This was my first exposure to the wild world of Christopher Durang.


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Masters of seriously funny, I really don’t mean this as brag but I was in a production of this play that was so good, Durang heard about it and came to see. The word choice as shown in the quote above made it very captivating due to the humor. Complete Full-Length Plays, Durang has often been asked beynod try to update the play, but has come to believe it is best presented as a period piece of the s.

Cori rated it liked it Jul 09, His “Beyond Therapy” could be considered his “Alice in Wonderland” with the stunning Sigourney Weaver at large in a world run by psychiatrists … this whirligig of a show…trips merrily along. Kendrick rated it really gherapy it Mar 29, However Christopher Durang uses his crazy characters as a device to show the extremes of all of us.

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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Through the large amount of controversy in the end things somewhat straighten out. Combining his relatively gentle satire of therapy with the perennial search for love and fulfillment by thirty-somethings who are not part of the bar scene or have no appropriate connections to others like themselves, Durang creates a lively and hilarious look at the s, one which still resonates in the present.

I would love to see a production of the play someday! Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang.


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I also could not stop laughing. It had me dying out laughing. A script is like a blueprint, and it is intended to be interpreted by a director, actors, and designers and only then seen by the public.

Lists with This Book. Nobody does the absurdist satire better. Preview — Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang.

Donny rated it liked it Apr 10, Duang unless you have a fairly good idea of how the theatre works in a technical sort of way, you may find it very difficult to imagine how a particular play will actually work on the stage. Jay Viescas rated it really liked it Mar 09, Beyod do learn to live beyond therapy in this delightful Off Broadway hit that moved successfully to Broadway.

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Why isn’t Durang performed more often? If the plot is inspired lunacy, so too is the dialogue. Open Preview See a Problem?

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