A Wake

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Six actors of a once-famed troupe reunite at the wake of their theatre's deceased and infamous director, with comic results. Sentimentality slowly gives way to the resurrection of old rivalry, gossip and jealousy as the horrified widow looks on. "A Wake" is an intense, improvised comedic feature about secrets, lies and human nature.


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  • I would have liked to see a few more claws come out in the catfights, but at least A Wake is not too hammy - and that's saying a lot when you've got actors playing actors.

    Feb 18, 2011 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…
  • An intense little drama distinguished by an excellent ensemble cast.

    Feb 18, 2011 | Rating: 3/5

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