New York | In Previews: Opens Mar 27

Ain't No Mo'

From 15 member reviews
Members say: Great acting, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Relevant, Funny

About the show

"Ain't No Mo'" is a vibrant satirical odyssey portraying the great exodus of Black Americans out of a country plagued with injustice. More…

In a kaleidoscope of scenes of the moments before, during, and after this outrageous departure, Jordan E. Cooper’s new work explores the value of black lives in a country hurtling away from the promise of a black president. 

During previews
Epic, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if like "The Colored Museum" and other episodically structured plays with epic rants and tirades. It's a nice change of pace.

Don't see it if want a drama or a linear play with character arcs that follow through the entire play. This is more a play of eruption and delirium,

Also This scribe could write the phone book and it would be entertaining, w... Read more Read less

During previews
Intelligent, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Series of skits with actors playing different roles. confronts race and framed in oppression and racism. Excellent cast 2 hours no break

Don't see it if if you are uncomfortable with curse words or the use of the N word. Another play about racism and oppression well. acted well written smart

During previews
Entertaining, Relevant, Provocative, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if you like theater that explores race and culture in provocative and boundary-pushing ways. Often funny, cringe-worthy, and entertaining.

Don't see it if need a traditional plot and story line or don't like your comfort levels stretched a bit.

During previews
Cliched, Edgy, Quirky, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You like to see history from a black perspective and close up - also, what may come in the future to our world of races.

Don't see it if You don't like "in your face" possible reality.

During previews
Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Clever

See it if Episodic vignettes exploring a new black migration through experiences of characters ranging from pastors to drag queens & differnt classes

Don't see it if You need a straight narrative or don’t want to explore difficult truths

During previews
Entertaining, Relevant, Great acting, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if You like racial commentary done in a funny, fast-paced and engaging way. Great acting.Short stories very loosely connected by a central plot

Don't see it if You don't think race should be discussed in comedy. Some parts can get confusing.

Also 1HR40MIN... Read more Read less

During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Edgy, Funny, Entertaining

See it if a funny take on race

Don't see it if hearing the N word used often will bother you.

During previews
Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy entertaining shows that also make you think. Themes very relevant to living in today's America.

Don't see it if You want a traditional play format. Show consists of 15min or so vignettes that are all loosely tied together. I thought it was great!

During previews
Well played, Padded, Uneven, Wrenching, Thrilling

See it if you’d be interested in seeing an often sharp, fully unique take on race in the US.

Don't see it if you don’t want your plays invaded by entertainment.

Also “Ain't No Mo'” strings a series of thematically related vignettes toge... Read more Read less

During previews
Resonant, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Slow, Ambitious

See it if you want satirical look at absurd scenarios re: African-American experience in post-Obama US. Funny (at times), w/strong, versatile acting.

Don't see it if you want impactful theater. While provocative, the slow, long, & disconnected vignettes don't necessarily make a whole. Still, worth seeing.

During previews
Absorbing, Quirky, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant

See it if From the start, a unique way to look at race relations & black life in America with no effort to mask the anger, sarcasm and disappointment.

Don't see it if Problem with dialects? Need for talking fast understandable here, but as one who has trouble at Irish Rep I missed what had many in stitches

During previews
Racial issues, Satire, Edgy, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You seek provacative and biting satire -- based on the Black American experience.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by language or seek a linear, realistic storyline.

Also Some terrific performances of disparate characters by several of the a... Read more Read less

During previews
Clever, Quirky, Intelligent, Funny

See it if you embrace the opportunity to understand different experiences through clever satire.

Don't see it if you like serious plays with true character development.

During previews
Satire. almost makes it. good idea.

See it if You like race stories that want you to think.

Don't see it if You like a good straight story told well.

During previews
Excruciating, Great acting, Intense, Quirky, Confusing

See it if The VERY frequent use of the N word does not upset or repel you. You like very irreverent shows.

Don't see it if The VERY frequent use of the N word upsets or repulses you. Dizzying shows are not your thing.

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Typical fees: $8 - $15 per ticket. Can usually choose your own seats. You can save on fees by buying at the physical box office.
In-house box office
$65 - $150

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