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 See it if you have a date, or want to, or have tried online dating, or want to. An innovative way to learn about one woman's online dating.
Don't see it if don't see it if you're not ok with lots of stereotypes or already know lots about online dating and are not too thrilled with it.
See it if you enjoy great improv woven into a story and are ready to dive into an interactive show.
Don't see it if you don't plan on downloading the app and playing along.
See it if you enjoy fluffy humor and improv related to dating in the social media era.
Don't see it if you want a story, or any serious insight into the impact social media has had on society.
See it if Clever idea, but show was slow, with the exception of some improvisation, which was done very well.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy audience participation and can't relate to internet dating.
See it if You enjoy something new and timely. We wished our millennial sons were with us to enjoy the clever humor and familiar experiences.
Don't see it if You have no understanding or interest in the modern e-methods of looking for love.
See it if It was engaging , light hearted and funny. If you have ever done on line dating you will appreciate the humor .
Don't see it if If you never experienced on line dating it might be hard to relate to.
See it if you're someone who enjoys some clever jokes and some raunchy ones. It plays on relationship cliches but in a modern context.
Don't see it if You're easily offended by crude language or think that online dating isn't possible. Also don't see it if you only see "serious" Broadway.
See it if You enjoy shows that engage with audiences. If you like hybrid shows that include both scripted lines and improv
Don't see it if You do not like audience participation in shows.
See it if Some funny skits w/screen names. Audience participation with worst-date stories; calling up people onto stage & interact w/app. Fun improv.
Don't see it if Show far too long at 2 hours; drop intermission & cut to 75 minutes. Far-side seats have poor view of actors/screen + lights in eyes.
See it if you're looking for an enjoyable night out with friends, or if you've had one too many bad online dates and just want to laugh about it
Don't see it if you're looking for a completely cohesive show or dislike audience interaction. This show is part stand-up, part musical, part sketch comedy
See it if A fun, light evening good for dates or friends appeals. Talented cast works off the audience combining sketch, improv and standup with music
Don't see it if Expecting a play or plot, rather than the upbeat, interactive commentary, event and riff about online dating—with music—that this is.
See it if if you are looking for a light, entertaining night out. Unexpectedly best parts were audience participation and improvisation on stage.
Don't see it if you are looking for meaningful content. If simple and often predictable dating jokes don’t satisfy you.