Every Brilliant Thing Reviews

December 27, 2016
The subject is grim, the delivery buoyant: Mr. Donahoe is an ingratiating host -- at times overly so -- and as the Narrator he maintains a breakneck pace through an hour of reminiscence.
December 27, 2016
The old critical clich -- "You'll laugh, you'll cry" -- very much applies. But mostly you'll laugh.
December 21, 2016
Play and performance are spot on, but they are also more than they seem to be.
December 21, 2016
Mr. Donahoe's heartfelt performance earns him the credibility to speak on a difficult subject. And, surprisingly, the show is full of humor, not to mention delightful audience participation.
December 29, 2016
There's no denying the generosity and depth of empathy found in audiences such as the ones filmed for this remarkable film.