This is, hands down, one of the worst and most misguided productions of anything I've ever sat through. There isn't one thing that Gold did with this play that worked. It's almost as if he went through the right way to put on this play and made the complete opposite choices. It left me with my jaw on the ground wondering what the actual hell anyone was thinking. The only person who comes away feom this without looking embarrassing is Finn, probably because he was quite good a
There's a big misunderstanding as to what exactly ASL is. It's not a direct word for word translation of the English language. It's closer to Chinese as far as syntax and whereas we might use 20 words to say something in English, it can be can be translated in only a few signs.
ASL interpreted performances sell fast, especially here in NYC since they're so limited in dates where they're done.
And if you knew what it takes to actually be one of the terps hired to do these performances, you probably wouldn't say they "were bored and didn't want to be there". So I'm sorry but I don't believe you when you say that they were just standing there and not interpreting what was happening on the stage. The
I don't suggest shows to people I don't know. I'm only saying I think GROUNDHOG DAY (much to my surprise) turned out to be an extraordinary new musical that is my favorite musical of the 2016-2017 season.