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LOST in LVOV

solo performance · sandy simona · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States

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WENDY THUM certified reviewer June 26, 2014
tagged as: Magnetizing!
This was sent to me from an enraptured and enchanted audience member: Sandy was amazing, on stage & in person. Magnetizing personality. She and the show deserve worldwide acclaim!... full review
ALEX ANGELES certified reviewer June 26, 2014
truly a great show! so many different forms of storytelling mashed into one hour. Real deep personal issues are touched upon yet softened with great comedy. Sandy's performance is captivating.... full review
BINI NOBLE certified reviewer June 27, 2014
Lost in Lvov was nothing like I'd ever seen. Entertaining, touching, and yet with a message that takes us into the world of Russian girls of different generations. It was amazing to watch Sandy portray the roles of the mother and daughter seamlessly and show us what it took to be a woman of that time. She knew how to engage the audience and transport us to the time and place she was in, and it was a wonderful journey. I wish her all the best. N, looking forward to seeing more from her, and her wonderful team that made this happen. ... full review
YDAIBER OROZCO certified reviewer June 27, 2014
Sandy is warm, funny and yes cute! She interacts easily with the audience engaging everyone from the beginning to the end of the show. The live musicians transport you out of the theater and help paint the scene, the emotions and compliment the performance magically, highly recommended! ... full review
OLUNIYI LAGUDA certified reviewer June 27, 2014
Poetic, touching and personal yet filled with humor. Sandy's skillful performance transports you on a journey into the lives of her various characters and you cannot help but relate. Before you know it, an hour goes by leaving you wanting more. Go see it. ... full review
LAURA ERIKSEN certified reviewer June 28, 2014
tagged as: clever · original · creative · funny
Original and creative. The representation of multiple characters by one actress provides for layered context. On the surface the show offers fresh perspective on the challenges unique to unmarried, female, Russian Jewish immigrants from various generations. Abstractly its style pushes a thematic universal common denominator - singleness is a problem to be solved - thus the show transcends its cultural and female oriented construct... Very well done.... full review
NATALIA KOCHAN certified reviewer June 29, 2014
I really enjoyed "Lost in Lvov." Sandy Simona is an engaging and sparkling actress, and her ability to switch between characters and embody both the immigrant and first generation American experience was fascinating and beautiful. I was entertained and at the same time deeply moved by her play. It was a one-person show, but her use of props, music, language, and dancing made it feel very full of life and layers. Highly recommend and look forward to seeing more of Sandy's work in the future. ... full review
ANNA CORTEZ certified reviewer June 20, 2014
Absolutely enchanting show. Precisely picked out comic and dramatic elements of immigration and living in the US as a child of an immigrant. Entertaining and touching. Everybody in my party of 5 people loved the show, regardless of their background.... full review
SERGE SPIVAK certified reviewer June 22, 2014
It was a fun cultural experience and time well spent... full review
KRISTINA VICTORIA PERSHINA certified reviewer June 23, 2014
Loved "Lost in Lvov", so many characters, so many spaces the performer takes the audience through. brilliant!... full review