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Butcher Holler Here We Come!

ensemble theatre · a economy · Ages 13+ · United States of America

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JOSH MEYER certified reviewer June 16, 2019
Coal Miner-iffic! ... full review
ERNEST KEARNEY thetvolution.com certified reviewer June 20, 2019
tagged as: A PLATINUM MEDAL
A WEIRD AND WONDERFUL TALE OF A DANTESQUE JOURNEY TO THE SEVEN LAYERS OF HELL SUNK BENEATH THE APPALACHIAN MOUNTAINS. A HAUNTING CONCEPT SUPERBLY REALIZED.... full review
KALANI QUEYPO certified reviewer June 17, 2019
Really impressed with this production. Went in not knowing, at all, what to expect and I was delighted! This was completely immersive theater. You FELT like you were interactive (and yet not called upon as an audience member) to push the story forward. Action was happening all around you.... full review
MICHAEL LYLE certified reviewer June 17, 2019
tagged as: Beautiful · incredible · tense · cave · mine · joy · pleasure · pain · country music · southern · light · Darkness · immersive
This was one of the most intense and immersive theater experiences I've had in a while. The scarce lighting, the visceral mine cave-in soundscape from the actors, the closeness and presence you feel as an audience member all contribute to a sort of fever-dream quality to the production, which is fitting because that's exactly the mental state of the characters. You can feel their desperation, panic, despair, and their hope dwindle and soar. There's music, humor, tension, pain and surprises in Butcher Holler Here We Come! and I think this is something you absolutely should not miss out on at Hollywood Fringe.... full review
RUSSELL EATON my haunt life certified reviewer July 01, 2019
Dramatic, disturbing and ingeniously staged, this claustrophobic piece is exciting and unique.... full review
ENCI BOX better lemons certified reviewer June 29, 2019
This play was disturbing and haunting and I still think about those miners. Well and creatively performed in a bare room with very few props, we relied on our senses (as some action took place in total darkness) and our imagination as if we were the walls inside the mine. This production opened my eyes and my curiosity about what these miners go through. And off to the library I go...... full review
LINDSAY BEAMISH certified reviewer June 29, 2019
Super crafted and smart. By very simple means, the show manages to fully immerse you deep into a coal mine in West Virginia in the 1970s, and does so in a powerfully visceral way. ... full review
SEBASTIAN SACCO certified reviewer June 25, 2019
An amazing, original play. Clever use of lighting or lack there of to pull you into the story even further. Superb performances and captivating story kept you engaged from start to finish. ... full review
MARCELLO PADILLA certified reviewer June 24, 2019
So awesome! The attention to detail pays off as this incredible ensemble of actors takes you down into the mine with the specificity and skills of true craftsmen. Unique and excellent storytelling. What an experience!!... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 23, 2019
Great bold choices made for setting (complete dark with some lights) and intricate story line with large crescendo. ... full review