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Dear Jeff: A Musical Comedy About Suicide & Domestic Abuse

musicals and operas · good shows · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · 55 mins · United States of America

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SARAH ROSE REYNOLDS certified reviewer June 06, 2019
HOLY WOW!!! Callie Ott cleverly crafted a tragic true story into something palpable through song, dance, and humorous characters. She masterfully wove colorful comedy into a dark, heavy fabric, lightening it’s weight, without losing the significance of what happened. ... full review
NATHANIEL BEAVER certified reviewer June 07, 2019
A perfect blend of comedy, music, and lots of heart & truth. I was very impressed and moved.... full review
STEFANI ZABNER certified reviewer June 14, 2019
Absolutely brilliant. A story that could easily have been a tragedy, instead brought to life via music and comedy with the ultimate message: we cannot be held accountable for the actions of others, but we *can* find self-love and forgiveness from within. Callie opened her heart to share her story, one which would easily have debilitated anyone who had gone through it. In fact, she reminds us, through the character of "Doctor" Oggie, that this type of story is entirely too common; it's a story that needs to be told. And heard. Again and again. As someone whose life resembles a dark comedy (my best friend likened my personality to the tone of "Dead to Me" on Netflix), it is truly awe inspiring to watch someone share something so heav... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 11, 2019
Amazing. Literally the best fringe show I’ve ever seen. ... full review
RYAN LISMAN encore judge certified reviewer June 17, 2019
I'm really moved by Callie's amazing vulnerability. This story is so powerful and inspiring, I can promise you that you will be uplifted in a profound way after seeing this show. There are so many positive messages from this show that anyone can take from, regardless of who you are. We all will have to deal with pain and grief at some point in our lives, and this is the kind of show that makes you feel comforted in knowing you aren't alone and that can always be a better future on the horizon. ... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 06, 2019
tagged as: well acted · abuse · musical · rape
Callie is an amazing performer and actor but this show wasn’t for me. ... full review