Significant Other

Significant Other

by  Joshua Harmon

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  3m, 4f

"A tenderly unromantic romantic comedy, as richly funny as it is ultimately heart-stirring." - The New York Times
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Significant Other

by  Joshua Harmon

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 4f
  • Duration

    Duration

    120 minutes (2 hours)
  • SubGenre

    Subgenre

    Romantic Comedy
  • Accolades

    Accolades

    From Off-Broadway
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

Jordan is single, and finding Mr. Right is much easier said than done. While surrounding himself with his close group of girlfriends it comes to pass that the only thing harder than looking for love is supporting the loved ones around you. From the critically acclaimed writer who brought you Bad Jews.
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Reviews

REVIEWS 

"A tenderly unromantic romantic comedy, as richly funny as it is ultimately heart-stirring." - The New York Times, Read More 

FOUR STARS! "As funny as Joshua Harmon's breakthrough play, Bad Jews, Significant Other makes you slap your knees until they're bruised." Time Out, Read More 

"...frighteningly funny..." - Variety, Read More 

"Significant Other is flat-out funny and you’ll likely relate...a lively comedy that does not fall into the traps of predictability." - The Chicago Tribune, Read More

Videos

  • Significant Other Scene Montage
  • Significant Other We should just marry each other scene
  • Significant Other How's your social life scene
  • About Significant Other
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Keywords

Friendship, Love, Marriage

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

Cautions

  • Caution Alcohol Alcohol

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $100 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Duration: 120 minutes (2 hours)
  • Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes

Casting

3m, 4f
JORDAN BERMAN - late 20s
LAURA - late 20s
VANESSA - late 20s
KIKI - late 20s
HELENE BERMAN - 80s
WILL / CONRAD / TONY - late 20s
GIDEON / EVAN / ROGER - late 20s
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Cast Attributes

  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)
  • Parts for Senior Actors

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Authors

Joshua Harmon

Joshua Harmon's play Bad Jews received its world premiere at Roundabout Underground and was the first production to transfer to the Roundabout's Laura Pels Theatre (Outer Critics Circle and Lucille Lortel Award nominations, Best Play). It has since become the third most-produced play in the United States this season an ...

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Significant Other premiered at the Roundabout Theatre Company in New York City in May 2015 under the direction of Trip Cullman.

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