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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Samantha Brown rated it liked it Jan 28, Comedy Christopher Durang Chacrters: But don’t rent the film. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Refresh and try again. I had to read it for my Introduction thera;y Theatre class, but I would recommend it to anyone who has an interest in Drama or Therapy.

Retrieved from ” https: Like in real life how people in real life do. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Durang has often been asked to try to update the play, but has come to believe it is best presented as a period piece of the s.


Open Preview See a Problem? I felt like I connected with this character because sometimes I feel that I have troubles with knowing what I want and who I want. An absolute blast to read. A brilliant and satirical dissection of the modern American family, the play is Durang’s most autobiographical work.

It beond trying to be funny but in a very unfunny way.

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

I just have trouble identifying with characters whose total mode of operation hinges on self-involvement. Nobody does the absurdist satire better.

Feb 04, Misti rated it it was amazing. Aug 09, Heather rated it really liked it.

Beyond Therapy

Mar 17, David rated it really liked it. A bunch of people with numerous tnerapy work through them by relating how they feel and supporting each other. Somehow Bruce and Prudence meet a second time, surprisingly overcome their initial loathing, and start to maybe like one another.

This script was absolutely delightful! Sep 09, Steve Kallaugher rated it really liked it. Prudence’s macho therapist is urging her to be more assertive while Bruce’s wacky female therapist wants him to meet women by placing a personal ad. I have fond memories of performing a scene as Bruce for my acting class in durng.


I read this for the first time in ’99 but I am re-reading it because I am able to appreciate a lot more layers to it now. One of my favorite plays. Published February 17th by Samuel French, Inc.

The play, drang is concerned with censorship, won the coveted Obie in Jay Viescas rated it really liked it Mar 09, Beyond Therapy is a play by Christopher Durang. This page was last edited on 13 Aprilat Peter Michael Goetz Mrs. As with other Durang plays, it has enjoyed strong regional support. Beyond Therapy premiered on Broadway on May 26, No eBook available Duraang French, Inc.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. He refuses to say much, but occasionally bursts into inappropriate anger. The story shows the patients sorting it out and learning to live beyond beyond therapy.

Debbi rated it really liked it Jun 22,