Comedy. Christopher Durang. Chacrters: 4 male, 2 female. Interior Set. (Set may be simply suggested.) Bruce and Prudence are deeply into therapy. Prudence’s. 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.

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Who of us really knows what to do? I would love to see a production of the play someday!

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Durang lets us relate to his crazy hopeless couple, but lets us feel we are better than them and everyone in his crazy little worldand that lets us leave theray little show feeling, just a little bit better about ourselves. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

Jan 13, Emrys rated it liked it Shelves: Beyond Therapy premiered on Broadway on May 26, Clearly the two therapists are more chrristopher than their patients.

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang. This play has great characters, true emotion, laughter and will keep you on the edge of your seat. Beyond Therapy is one of Durang’s most frequently produced plays. If the plot is inspired lunacy, so too is the dialogue.

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Bruce doesn’t know how to handle poor nervous Prudence and Prudence doesn’t know what to make of her unpredictable new boyfriend. Mar 17, David rated it really liked it. To ask other readers questions about Beyond Therapy christophfr, please sign up. Why isn’t Durang performed more often?


Kendrick rated it really liked it Mar 29, The casts of both productions were delightful. Crimes of the Heart. Bruce doesn’t know how to handle poor nervous Prudence and P. Bruce writes another lonelyhearts ad.

Beyond Therapy

Lists with This Book. Christopher Durang never fails to entertain, amuse, and surprise with his take on issues of the day. This book was very funny. Paperbackpages. Their first meeting proves to be disastrous and the two report back to their respective therapists—libidinous Stuart, who once seduced Prudence, and eccentric Charlotte, who stumbles over the simplest of words, who references the play Equus as a good source of advice, and who interacts with her patients with the help of a stuffed Snoopy doll.

And then go see his “Sonya, Masha, etc. Enjoyed it very much. Despite myself, I really enjoyed this play. With his friends — particularly his women friends — all starting to hit their 30s, he began picking up a pervasive sense of dread. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

I wish we were all as sane as Charlotte. Although the two shared a screenwriting credit, Durang described the project as “a very unhappy experience and outcome. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. theray

No trivia or quizzes yet. Aug 28, Mariah Lopez added it. Bruce runs a lonelyhearts ad and Prudence answers it. 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. May 22, Alex Mayer rated it really liked it Shelves: Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang.


In this book 2 opposites work together solve their personal issues. We then see them talk about their meeting with their respective psychiatrists. Languages Italiano Edit links. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Books by Christopher Durang. Charlotte suggests a revised ad, which once again attracts Prudence, but this time Prudence and Bruce manage to get past their initial loathing and discover they actually like each other.

In fact, it is exceptionally ef Despite myself, I really enjoyed this play. Complete Full-Length Plays, Views Read Edit View history. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Ken Mitten rated it liked it Apr 10, Read it, or even better: Bruce’s therapist Charolotte is riddled with gherapy eccentricities and Prudence’s therapist Stuart has seduced her and is now trying to drag her back into durany bed. However Christopher Durang uses his crazy characters as a device to show the extremes of all of us. Nov 23, Ty rated it really liked it. Apr 20, Ashley Nettlebeck rated it it was amazing.