48 million Americans have tried online dating, "#DateMe: An OkCupid Experiment" is the outrageous, true story of one. More…
Robyn Lynne Norris is unlucky in love but determined to understand it better, so she logs on to the world's most popular dating site: OkCupid. Creating 38 "undateable" profiles as an interactive scientific investigation into online dating, Robyn unwittingly sets in motion the social experiment of our generation. Part improv, part sketch comedy. "#DateMe: An OkCupid Experiment" makes one conclusive result: there's no algorithm for love.
See it if You want to see a show that is very different from anything else that is playing, that makes fun of/celebrates on-line dating.
Don't see it if You prefer traditional shows with a storyline, or huge production numbers and fancy sets.
See it if You want to watch an energetic and very talented cast deliver a show that is pure fun. The improv sections are brilliant.
Don't see it if You want a show that is consistently funny throughout - the occasional bit drags out too long.
See it if you know and understand the world of online dating
Don't see it if you want clean language on stage, don't care about dating experiences, want a large production
See it if Light fun time.Clever idea combining research & entertainment. Audience demographics can make show hysterical-appealing to all ages.
Don't see it if Subject doesn't interest you. Don't like to laugh & have fun experience.Only want see "important/serious theater:
See it if A female playwright created 38 fake profiles on dating app, collected data, to create this show; witty improv with selected audience;
Don't see it if However, the main plot and msg are cliched, jokes bit forced; the interactive app experience is fun, but also distractive in a dark theatre
See it if you like plays that mix audience participation, improv, musical numbers, and one person showesque concepts. Crowd pleasers
Don't see it if You go to theater to explore big ideas, do not like broad comedy or improv, and do not want to interact with the play.
See it if you want to see a really cute show about the angst of on-line dating and the cray crays that are really out there.
Don't see it if you have no sense of humor, or feel the topic is unrelatable.
See it if you have ever experienced on-line dating or are 'in the market' for it it is a useful primer to what to expect.
Don't see it if you are not interested in the 'modern' ways of finding a partner
See it if You like a cute funny story on dating sites that is well acted with a witty staff talented in improv. Warm and funny. Great singing too.
Don't see it if You don’t want to laugh. This show is funny
See it if you'd like a show that's really funny because it's all true. It's a great concept that is well executed.
Don't see it if you don't like improv or audience participation. It's woven into the story well, but some people just don't care for it.
See it if You have experience with internet dating. It’s light hearted and a fun night out.
Don't see it if The dating scene is not interesting for you and you prefer serious or musical shows.
See it if you want to watch a funny, talented, improvisational cast sing and dance their way through an online dating app as an experimenting catfish.
Don't see it if you're turned off by vulgar language, catfishing (some may think that it's cruel to post fictitious profiles), or improv with the audience.
See it if You like shows with audience participation; if you ever dated online; if you like great improv
Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor; don't want to be called on stage, never dated a dud
See it if you enjoy fun shows that incorporate great Improv and audience participation. Also if you are an internet dater and find it all amusing.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy improv or audience participation.
See it if True dating responses to mostly fake dating profiles are the subject of this highly entertaining interactive musical comedy/improv show.
Don't see it if not interested in online dating..or comedy...some graphic language
See it if If you are into the online dating scene the stories might amuse you
Don't see it if If foul language bothers you or you desire more structure to your theater this is not the show for you
See it if you audience participation is your thing. They make up the show not the play as it goes on
Don't see it if you like the audience to make the show
See it if you're in the online dating game and want a breather (and some raucous laughter) from its frustrations
Don't see it if you live under a rock and don't understand the whole online dating scene
See it if you want to see a very funny show with a lot of amazing improvisational moments and audience participation about online dating.
Don't see it if a show that is pretty much all about online dating is not of interest to you.
See it if you'd enjoy a partly interactive, and partly improvised, comedy about online dating with live musical accompaniment and some original songs.
Don't see it if the subject of online dating doesn't interest you, or you feel you can't relate to it enough to appreciate the humor.