Vineyard Theatre presents this new musical inspired by the real Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company starring characters created by author Michael Chabon. More…
Trey Swieskowski is an idealistic hardware store clerk who dreams of becoming a superhero. Astrolass, Brooklyn’s most celebrated superhero, is determined to throw in the cape and live like a normal Brooklynite. When they meet they hatch a plan that will change their lives forever. But can they save Brooklyn when it suddenly teeters on the brink of disaster? 'Brooklynite' is inspired by the real Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company located in Park Slope.
See it if you like cartoon-y musicals (Little Shop). BR's frothy fun, but tried too hard. Sometimes felt like kiddie theater. Robinson was great.
Don't see it if you need a meaty musical (BR was developed alongside Hamilton!) Entertaining, but it needed work (trimming, shaping). A bit cloying.
See it if you want a light, cute story with fun pop music
Don't see it if you need something a little weightier and serious or music that really stays with you
See it if you are looking for a fun show with a talented cast. Great Broadway talent in this little show. Overall delightful.
Don't see it if you aren't interested in light-hearted, somewhat cliche theatre.
See it if You are looking for a light fun show. It really delivers with some stand out songs and moments. Excellent cast!
Don't see it if You are looking for a deep piece of theater.