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Gilda: A Tribute to the Beloved Comedienne Gilda Radner

solo performance · helena k cosentino · one person show · United States of America

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JACK ZULLO certified reviewer June 18, 2016
Another must see of fringe. only one show left. ... full review
AARON SLUSHER certified reviewer June 11, 2016
A phenomenal performance, superbly executed! A touching, comedic tribute by an incredibly talented actress.... full review
MARCIE MAXFIELD certified reviewer June 12, 2016
tagged as: Fabulous!
Fabulousness of Gilda captured! ... full review
SHADLEY GREI certified reviewer June 11, 2016
Highly recommended. ... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 12, 2016
tagged as: #GILDA
Very energetic and genuine heartfelt admiration was contageous... full review
TROY METCALF certified reviewer June 18, 2016
Wonderfully funny and touching!... full review
ERIK BLAIR certified reviewer June 19, 2016
Gilda Radner wasn't a comedian that I had much of an opinion about one way or another before I saw this show--I wasn't a big fan of or a a hater against her. Helena Cosentino's top-notch solo performance that celebrates Gilda's life, death, attitude and comedy is so good it made me into a Gilda fan. That's clearly the goal. Helena is a life-long Gilda fan (admitted so as part of the show) and this play is clearly her way of both celebrating that admiration of Gilda's talent and helping to raise money to fight the cancer that ended Gilda's life far too soon. Using a combination of storytelling and her own interpretations of Gilda's characters, Helena does a really stellar job of bringing us into Gilda's life and help us see her unique ... full review
SARAH KELLY certified reviewer June 19, 2016
tagged as: Gilda Radner · tribute · solo show
This show struck the perfect balance between comedy and drama, heartfelt and hopeful. I loved the stories, the musical numbers (the song about "Saccharine" was especially enjoyable), and the comedic sketches. I left the theater feeling inspired and with a renewed sense of purpose in my own life. Brava, Helena. It was a beautiful tribute, and one that I thoroughly enjoyed. ... full review
DAVID HARPER certified reviewer June 20, 2016
This is a wonderful show that takes us on an insightful journey through the life of one our greatest comediennes. Funny, touching, and poignant. If you loved Gilda Radner you'll love this show. And if you're one of the few who don't know who she is, this show will make you want to know more about her. ... full review
STACY ANN RAPOSA certified reviewer June 20, 2016
Fabulous show. The respect, admiration and pure love that Helena has for Gilda is palpable. Not only does she treat you to some of Gilda's most beloved characters, she also offers insight into her personal life. One of the most moving pieces of theatre I have seen in a long time.... full review