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’re a young theatre-goer that would enjoy an interactive comedy about the chaotic world of online dating.
Don't see it if You have no perspective on the cliches of online dating.
See it if You want a fun, traditional 'date night' type show with good improvisers
Don't see it if You want something groundbreaking or want deep insights into how the dating apps impact us.
See it if You've ever used a dating app and have feelings about the apps
Don't see it if You aren't interested in hearing online dating horror stories, you cannot relate to online dating/dating in 2019
See it if you want to laugh out loud, have some online dating disasters of your own and want a fun night out.
Don't see it if you don't know anything about online dating and don't want to know anything else about what it's like to date online.
See it if you are interested in learning about people's experiences with online dating sites AND you want an entertaining few hours.
Don't see it if other options for a night at the theater look better to you based on their blurbs, or you find flippant social manipulation annoying.
See it if you like audience participation and great improvisation.
Don't see it if you're looking for a traditional play and don't want to risk being pulled onstage.
See it if You’ve tried online dating and failed or if you’re looking for a laugh out loud comedy. It’s very interactive and the improv was great.
Don't see it if You had a positive experience with online dating and get offended when others make fun of it or if you don’t like hearing the word sex
See it if You can enjoy a show mainly for its humor & shock value. While there is some plot, the show mainly is (not always connected/relevant) jokes
Don't see it if You can't tolerate vulgar language, or want something deeper &/or story-based. Also, if you don't want a lap dance, don't sit front-row!
See it if you really like online dating. You don't mind off-base cringe comedy. You want to see an ambitious idea that doesn't quite work.
Don't see it if you want to laugh. The novel use of an app didn't work as intended, and the humor is...weak. The show feels like a missed opportunity.
See it if If you enjoy a funny, highly interactive show about the trials and tribulations of online dating
Don't see it if If you don’t enjoy interactive engaging shows and you have no exposure to the world of online dating or you have no sense of humor.
See it if you're interested in online dating and enjoy hearing other people's experiences
Don't see it if you don't like social media and aren't interested in other people's dating relationships
See it if You've ever done any sort of online dating or hookup and if you like to laugh
Don't see it if You have no sense of humor or are looking for a "serious" night of theatre.
See it if Are currently into the online dating scene and want to laugh at the pitfalls, hazards and experiences online
Don't see it if If you are over 60- this show is geared to the younger folks