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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Melina marked it as to-read Oct 26, Books by Anna Ziegler.
Can old complaints be forgot? Beautiful, contemporary, and moving. With courtiers circling [ Ziegler is to be congratulated for noticing these perhaps abstruse aspects of friendship. Although remaining unsure of whom she is and ahna she wants, Lauren experiences a relatively normal adolescence, whereas Eliza — whose father dies when she’s still young — develops threatening psychological problems, with anorexia a crucial symptom.
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Bff: Best Friends Forever
Iira marked it as to-read Dec 08, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Furthermore, she deserves thanks for delving into the issue with such a strong bfr of how any number of young women and men talk to each other nowadays. Masterson, a native of Houston, [ Both thesps capture the internal fight between desperately wanting to cling to something and knowing it must change.
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BFF, A CurtainUp Off-Broadway review
Gretta rated it liked it Oct 26, Preview — Bff by Anna Ziegler. Directed by Josh Hecht. Webb’s Seth is a fellow who’s bland on first impression but ultimately proves to have many mitigating attractions.
Nov 29, Romilly added it. Mallory added it Feb 26, Heather rated it it was ok Aug 16, What Lauren hasn’t learned — as it takes many people a while to learn – is that maturing brings inevitable change. She simply can’t handle the pressure she’s put on herself. Monica Brooks marked it as to-read Feb 21, Benjamin rated it it was ok Dec 12, Return to Book Page.
Chloe marked it as to-read Jan 22, Just a moment while we sign you zuegler to your Goodreads account. Justine Magowan rated it really liked it May 03, Refresh and try again. Scenes of the two girls are intercut with Lauren as an adult, falling in love with a man Jeremy Webb but telling him her name is Eliza. You will be redirected back to your article in seconds.
She also needs time to realize that a corollary to change is the inability to change others, particularly others whose mental health is impaired. Definitely recommend this play. Heisler has found a creditable way to portray Eliza’s souring manner and, specifically, her deteriorating physical condition. Premier Logo Created with Sketch. Tagged in this Story.