Anna Ziegler’s tenderly chiaroscuro play about adolescence is an unmitigated pleasure Ziegler’s writing is rueful, frank and fresh; her insights into young. THE STORY: Best friends Lauren and Eliza are challenged by the onset of adulthood in this deeply felt and incisive meditation on young women coming of age. One of those works was Anna Ziegler’s play “BFF” (that’s “best friends forever,” for anyone too old to recognize the acronym), at the DR2.
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Hannah Nye marked it as to-read Nov 10, That’s my next gig! Best friends Lauren and Eliza are challenged by the onset of adulthood in this deeply felt and incisive meditation on young women coming of age. Cori Joyce rated it liked it Feb 10, Irham rated it liked it Feb 08, Viva marked it as to-read Sep 23, Ziki marked it as to-read Jul 11, Interspersed among the growing-pains sequences is a later, yet related, episode for the grown-up Lauren, who has become a marine biologist.
Furthermore, she deserves thanks for delving into the issue with such a strong sense of how any number of young women and men talk to each other nowadays. Winston Duke has had quite a year. Refresh and try again. Zeigler also gives Lauren a surprisingly honest cruelty.
Reviews BFF Anna Ziegler’s insightful drama explores the complex relationship between two best friends. They begin an affair marred by one major sticking point; in an addled moment at their first encounter, Lauren told Seth her name is Eliza, and she never finds the right moment to retract the falsehood.
Also has some great monologues for females 16 years old – 28 year old.
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Diamonds seem shinier in so much rough. Jef rated it it was ok Jun 16, Phoebe Wright rated it zoegler liked it Feb 18, Return to Book Page. Mallory added it Feb 26, Preview — Bff by Anna Ziegler. Alexandra Shields rated it liked it Ziegleer 21, Troy Johnson marked it as to-read Sep 12, Vivian rated it it was ok May 04, May 04, Dee Cin added it.
Bff: Best Friends Forever
Melissa Jane marked it as to-read Feb 04, Laura Baker added it Aug 18, Iira marked it as to-read Dec 08, Without disrupting her world, she zieglsr us when to pay attention.
With courtiers circling [ Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. She also needs time to realize that a corollary to change is the inability to change others, zigler others whose mental health is impaired.
The dark-haired and pretty Eden infuses Lauren with the kind of floating anxiety that is at once interesting and distancing. Definitely recommend this play. OMG anna i need to read this! I’m officially co-producing this show.
Zoe Erwin-Longstaff rated it it was ok Mar 09, Yes, there are instances when the dialogue has the ring of afternoon specials, but maybe any play about young people grappling with these issues would conjure the same association. Bt rated it liked it Feb 28, By the time every chair has been slid into its new place, the emotional power of the previous scene has dissipated.
Her writing is masterful enough to make these sentences flow with the rest of the dialogue, even though they are obviously heightened in importance. Jill marked it as to-read Nov 26, Hardly a week goes by without an attempted parliamentary coup.