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About Becomes A Woman

BECOMES A WOMAN is the story of Francie, a 19-year-old living with her family in Brooklyn and working at a five and dime store as a singer at the sheet music counter. Her co-workers describe her as “afraid of her family, afraid of the boss, afraid to make a date.” But as Francie becomes a woman, she discovers a hidden reserve of courage that surprises everyone, even herself.

Betty Smith is the author of A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN, published in 1943 when Smith was 47; a semi-autobiographical novel that became one of the biggest bestsellers of the twentieth century. Although she found her greatest fame as a novelist, Smith was most passionate about her work as the playwright of over 70 one-act and full-length dramas. “I write plays because I’d rather do that than anything else in the world,” she said in 1937.

Run time

2 hrs 30 mins

Start date

February 7th, 2023

End date

March 18th, 2023

Categories

Age

8+

114 Reviews

DOUG Rob NYC

DOUG Rob NYC

752 Reviews | 421 Followers
89
Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A well-written period piece holds its own relevance even in today’s society. Great acting.

Don’t see it if If you prefer musicals then skip this one.

Phil 9070

Phil 9070

411 Reviews | 95 Followers
85
Profound, Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if One of the better Productions by the wonderful mint. Includes the usual traits great acting, wonderful sets and costumes. Intelligent and

Don’t see it if Thought-provoking. I had the pleasure of meeting the artistic director Jonathan Bank between Acts. This wonderful play is two and a half

Patrick M 4

Patrick M 4

1187 Reviews | 343 Followers
85
Ambitious, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you enjoy plays written in and about earlier time periods - this one well directed with super costuming and props on a small stage.

Don’t see it if you do not enjoy long, old-style, 3-act plays that require significant scene changes during two intermissions.

Jordan46

Jordan46

398 Reviews | 120 Followers
85
Entertaining, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy Mint Theater productions. This one was well done, great acting and a lovely set. The protagonist’s growth was inspiring to watch.

Don’t see it if You don’t like period pieces. As a fan of Betty Smith, I was very impressed by her observations in 1931.

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Venue

131 W 55th St, New York, NY, USA, 10019

Accessibility

Wheelchair access, assistive listening devices

Tickets

Unfortunately, tickets for this event are no longer available.

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