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Rory & the Devil

ensemble theatre · by david mcelwee · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America

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ADRA GRAVES certified reviewer June 09, 2019
tagged as: drama · whiskey · troubles · Irish · Ireland
Really enjoyed this, which takes place over the course of an evening in a bar in Northern Ireland during The Troubles. It was well-acted by the cast, who clearly gave it 100%, and the story is full of surprises. Well worth seeing.... full review
JESSE PORTER certified reviewer June 09, 2019
A bold and ambitious script beautifully articulated by spellbinding performances by all six cast members. Can't recommend highly enough this engrossing new drama -- it's a truly arresting and devastating ninety minutes.... full review
LUCY GILLESPIE certified reviewer June 10, 2019
Exquisite writing, beautiful performances. A lyrical, sensitive, and powerful story that will stay with you. ... full review
TARA HOPKINS certified reviewer June 11, 2019
I really enjoyed this show! And Jennifer Lane Oakley was so much fun to watch playing the strong and sexy Mary Friel.. ... full review
AMY DELLAGIARINO certified reviewer June 10, 2019
Equal parts humorous and haunting, "Rory and the Devil" is 90 minutes of straight up good, captivating theatre. Littered with a slew of excellent performances, this show deserves a real run in a real theatre.... full review
JESSICA DURDOCK MORENO certified reviewer June 26, 2019
tagged as: powerful · storytelling · poetry · mythology · ghosts · Twist · ensemble · play · Feminist · feminism · 1970's · Vietnam · british · Irish · IRA · Ireland
An excellent and riveting play with a gorgeous script, brilliant cast, and transporting setting. ... full review
BRIAN CAELLEIGH certified reviewer June 26, 2019
A strong Fringe entry by playwright David McElwee, with excellent performances and a moving story. Add this to your "must see" list if you can find tickets and time.... full review
PATRICE DWORKIN certified reviewer June 23, 2019
tagged as: family drama · poetry · irish history
Intense and lyrical, beautifully written and skillfully performed.... full review
ROB ANGELL certified reviewer June 22, 2019
I was completely blown away. This play was phenomenal.... full review
MATT MORILLO certified reviewer June 20, 2019
A nice slow burn towards a chilling climax built by excellent actors executing a solid script. If you're into history or just good theater, check it out. ... full review