Everything Is Super Great
Closed 1h 30m
Everything Is Super Great
77

Everything Is Super Great NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(37 Reviews)
Positive
84%
Mixed
13%
Negative
3%
Members say
Great acting, Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Relevant

About the Show

New Light Theater Project's new comedy explores the different ways we cope with grief, and how letting someone in helps us with letting something go.

Read more Show less

Member Reviews (37)

Sort by:
  • Default
  • Standing in our community
  • Highest first
  • Lowest first
  • Newest first
  • Oldest first
  • Only positive
  • Only negative
  • Only mixed
75
Funny/touching, Script needs work, Resonant, Strong acting, Absorbing

See it if you like contemporary dramedies. EISG has strg actors who improve the script. Funny, touching moments, but plot holes & some slow spots.

Don't see it if you want a fully polished script. Idea of people disappearing is overdone. Still, engrossing/likeable...esply central char (Will Sarratt)

75
Absorbing, Entertaining, Good acting, Good writing

See it if Lighthearted way to deal with heavy themes. Absorbing and fresh. Solid acting. Very clever sets for a very small space.

Don't see it if It's a small show.

Critic Reviews (7)

Time Out New York
November 26th, 2019

4/5 Stars "Unfolds in lovingly rendered, beautifully acted, mostly two-person scenes that demand you lean in as these ordinary folks try awkwardly to connect during the holidays...These people may not be destined for glory, but they're worthy of our attention and our tears."
Read more

BroadwayWorld
November 30th, 2019

"'EVERYTHING IS SUPER GREAT' is a Compelling Modern Story"
Read more

TheaterScene.net
November 28th, 2019

"Director Sarah Norris-along with a gifted quartet of actors-has gently and thoughtfully taken Brown's story up a notch, finding colors that may not have been evident on the page but that augment the script nicely. The resulting production is a lovely thing to behold."
Read more

Theatre is Easy
December 11th, 2019

"If your favorite Christmas song is 'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas'—meaning you like your holiday entertainment tinged with sadness—'Everything Is Super Great' is the show for you this holiday season."
Read more

Front Row Center
November 26th, 2019

Score: 87% "In a humorous take on (mis) communication, dysfunction and loss, 'Everything is Super Great' is a unique offering for the Christmas season. It manages to be charming without being insipid, a refreshing departure from the usual Holiday fare."
Read more

T
December 3rd, 2019

"Given the extent of this collective loss and brokenness, sarcasm becomes palpable in the tile of Stephen Brown's play. Clearly, everything isn't super great for these four inter-related characters whose lives are like many others living cross the United States and the world."
Read more

Broadway Blog
November 27th, 2019

"The title…doesn't translate into a super great play, but it's still a pretty good one, funny and poignant, very well acted, with laughs and tears enough…While all the characters…suffer…loss, they also learn, as the song goes, that people needing people are the luckiest people in the world."
Read more

Watch This Next (3)

93
Must See!
20K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

In its 17th year, this all-ages musical spectacle tells the untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

Buy
82
Great
500+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

An actor drinks heavily (think Comedy Central's 'Drunk History') and tries to corral others into enacting a…

Buy
77
Good
130 Reviews
Ends Oct 10
NYC: Midtown W

Following a sold-out run at LCT3, "Pass Over" will come to Broadway for a limited run this August.

Buy