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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TACT NYC – Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

If the plot is inspired lunacy, so too is the dialogue. It was trying to be funny but in a very unfunny way. Trying to make it work and all that.

They do learn to live beyond therapy in this delightful Off Broadway hit that moved successfully to Broadway. Christopher Durang Volume I: Apr 20, Ashley Nettlebeck rated it it was amazing. It’s very hard to describe what parts of the play I found humorous, as they are so well written, any rewording or paraphrasing I do would not be doing it justice.


Donny rated it liked it Apr 10, She finds this comforting, but overall it seems to be a playwright’s comment on the sterility the characters must deal with it and the difficulty they experience in breaking out of their respective ruts.

She does not fully comprehend that Bruce has a male lover who is not pleased by Bruce’s desire to date a woman: The off-Broadway production was directed by Jerry Zaks, whom Durang went on to work with successfully several more times.

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang.

With his friends — particularly his women friends — all starting to hit their 30s, he began picking up a pervasive sense of dread. Crimes of the Heart. Bruce and Prudence are deeply into therapy. Views Read Edit View history.

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

Beyond Therapy premiered on Broadway on May 26, Open Preview See a Problem? Why isn’t Durang performed more often?

Trivia About Beyond Therapy. In this book 2 opposites work together solve their personal issues. I had to read it for my Introduction to Theatre class, but I would recommend it to anyone who has an interest in Drama or Therapy. Chdistopher “Beyond Therapy” could be considered his bbeyond in Wonderland” with the stunning Sigourney Weaver at large in a world run by psychiatrists … this whirligig of a show…trips merrily along.


This article is about the stage play. Retrieved from ” https: Like in real life how people in real life do.

See all 8 reviews. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Prudence and Bruce clearly have some sort of attraction, but when Prudence visits Bruce’s apartment which she finds just like her own–a plusshe also discovers Bob, who is supposed to be visiting his mother. Sally Dubats rated it it was amazing Sep 16, This script was absolutely delightful! This softer side began to materialize for him, he says, when he was recovering from the death of his mother christophrr the spring of after her long struggle with cancer, and from his experiences in therapy himself.

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