A Steady Rain

ensemble theatre · put that coffee down productions · Ages 17+ · United States of America

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ROGELIO RAMOS certified reviewer June 13, 2017
tagged as: Amazing!
The play was very well casket and masterfully directed by John Kirby... full review
ASHLEY STEED stage raw and la bitter lemons certified reviewer June 16, 2017
Written 10 years ago, A Steady Rain by Keith Huff is still salient today. Chicago cops and lifelong friends Denny and Joey find themselves down a rabbit hole after a disturbance call becomes life and career-shattering. This conventional but tightly woven script, with themes of loyalty and self-destruction, is given full life with nuanced performances by R.J. DeBard as the hot-tempered but gregarious Denny, and Andy Hoff as the calm and thoughtful Joey. Denny is the flashier of the two characters as his larger than life personality drive the plot, but Hoff holds his own, making Joey a steady vessel in the ceaseless rain. Director John Kirby utilizes the space wisely and keeps the pace steady. Comprised of direct address monologues intertwi... full review
JODI BRENEMAN certified reviewer June 18, 2017
tagged as: great · Must See · heartbreaking · compelling
Compellingly acted, intensly and perfectly directed, A Steady Rain is a show that will stick with you for days. RJ Debard and Andy Hoff hook you from the moment the play begins, and you're glued to this wild ride until the unsettling end.... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 19, 2017
tagged as: dark drama · Chicago · Best Friends · guns · drugs · hookers · betrayal · trust · ethnic · topical
Strong choices made by actors. Small space used intelligently.... full review
LOUISE DAVIS certified reviewer June 19, 2017
It was compelling At the edge of my seat the whole show I love to go to theater and feel so involved ... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 19, 2017
tagged as: excellent
I thought it was excellent !!!!... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 20, 2017
tagged as: asteadyrain · johnkirby
Both actors gave absolutely everything EVERYTHING audience was floored standing ovation ;) ;) ... full review
SHARI WIEDMANN certified reviewer June 22, 2017
This is a MUST see! The performances were powerful and the directing hit the mark!!! So moving...... full review
HETTIE LYNNE HURTES kpcc certified reviewer June 05, 2017
This could be the jumping off point to the heretofore unknowns: RJ DeBard and Andy Hoff. While Keith Huff's play is compelling, these two actors bring it to life.... full review