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. They do learn to live beyond therapy in this delightful Off Broadway hit that moved successfully to Broadway. “Offers the best therapy of all: guaranteed laughter. 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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Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

Effective as a piece of theatre — just not my cup of tea. Aug 28, Mariah Lopez added it. For more discussion on this topic, see Essay dugang Updating. I just have trouble identifying with characters whose total mode of operation hinges on self-involvement. Retrieved from ” https: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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This page was last edited on 13 Aprilat Sep 09, Steve Kallaugher rated it really liked it. Languages Italiano Edit links. Jan 13, Emrys rated it liked it Shelves: We then see them talk about their meeting with their respective psychiatrists.


Absolutely hilarious and a quick read! His “Beyond Therapy” could be considered his “Alice in Wonderland” with the stunning Sigourney Weaver at large in a world run by psychiatrists … this whirligig of a show…trips merrily along.

But don’t rent the film.

I remember really liking it at the time. Even for a farce, the characters are too one-dimensional and unrealistic. I wish we were all as sane as Charlotte. An absolute blast to read.

Beyond Therapy

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads duurang. Although he has enjoyed only limited success on Broadway, he has become a major voice off-Broadway and in America’s burgeoning regional and university theaters. Paperbackpages. Aug 09, Heather rated it really liked it.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. Apr 20, Ashley Nettlebeck rated it it was amazing.

He is also one of the funniest and most original playwrights at work. Who of us really knows what to do? Works by Christopher Durang. The Marriage of Bette and Boo, first produced inwas rewritten to open at the Public Theatre in 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.


Masters of seriously funny, I really don’t mean this as brag but I was in a production of this play that was so good, Durang heard about it and came to see. Jun 30, Lyric rated it really liked it.

Feb 04, Misti rated it it was amazing. John Lithgow and Dianne Wiest are both funny and touching as the star-crossed duurang. Durang lets us relate to his crazy hopeless couple, beyonc lets us feel we are better than them and everyone in his crazy little worldand that lets us leave his little show feeling, just a little bit better about ourselves. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.