Conceived by Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Anthony Veneziale, this high-energy show is a blend of hip-hop, improvisational theater, music, and vocal stylings, all backed by live music from keyboards and beats. More…
Performers take the crowd on a non-stop, hip-hop improv ride, spinning cues from the audience into instantaneous riffs and fully realized musical numbers. No two shows will ever be the same. Featuring Special and Spontaneous Guests: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Christopher Jackson, James Monroe Iglehart, and Daveed Diggs.
Note: All cell phones will be checked upon entering the theater.
See it if you enjoy a fantastic improv ensemble who are quick on their feet, funny, and talented. Audience participation based on volunteers.
Don't see it if you don't like a show that is largely influenced by audience input and different every night, or you want to see a narrative play/musical
See it if you like freestlye rap or LMM. The entire crew is crazy good, audience words flawlessly placed in the rhymes. Clean lyrics - yey.
Don't see it if you're a boring person or you don't like rap of any kind. The show is high energy the entire time.
See it if these guys are just brilliant. See it to watch minds work so fast to come up with songs and stories on the spot. Its funny and so, so smart.
Don't see it if you're just going to see LMM. I was lucky enough to see this twice and he wasn't there either time. But go anyway.
See it if you want to see improv masters at work, with an element of surprise thrown in.
Don't see it if you’re expecting Lin-Manuel. He’s not there every night.
See it if if you love improve from a bunch of nerdy theatre dudes. And if you love to smile - its nearly a perfect show every time
Don't see it if you just want the Lin show - he may or may not be there and the rest of the group is just as brilliant without him as they are with him
See it if you want to be blown away by improvised Free Style, and want to see huge Broadway names go back to their origins and have fun doing it
Don't see it if you don't like hip-hop, some raunchy material, or prefer a show that's 100% pre-planned
See it if You want to experience raw creative & comic talent jamming & improvising in a visceral, high energy intimate experience.
Don't see it if You are expecting a long or traditional show, don’t like audience participation or fast pacing.
See it if you want to be enchanted and delighted for 90 jam-packed minutes. The goofy grin will never leave your face.
Don't see it if you have an aversion to hip-hop and/or improv. Cannot imagine why anyone would, as the combination here is divine.
See it if Just go. Fun, high energy, serious at times. Love the down to earth sentiments from the performers. I want to go again!
Don't see it if you can't just let go and see where the night takes you. If you can't shut your phone down.
See it if If you enjoy smart entertainment. This is improv, comedy and freestyle rapping. These guys are brilliant and so funny.
Don't see it if You don’t like to laugh.
See it if you want to see an extremely talented and smart group of blokes spectacularly deliver improv in rap/song.
Don't see it if you don't want an improv show, for all their glitz this is still essentially the sort of thing you'll see at UCB/The Pit/Asylum etc.
See it if you are looking for an entertaining freestyle show under 90 minutes in an intimate space
Don't see it if you don’t think you would enjoy time spent with no access to your phone.
See it if you want to see real word wizards at work (I got lucky with Lin Manuel Miranda and Daveed Diggs as the guests, but EVERYONE is brilliant)
Don't see it if you're looking for a show - this is more of a concert but wonderful
See it if You can appreciate the creative genius in freestyle, improv rap, unpredictable and without a script or score.
Don't see it if You're expecting anything traditional, beyond a stage, lighting, sound system, and audience: from there it's a rap-session "Second City"
See it if you want a totally different and unique night. I laughed the entire time and did not want it to end! Bonus points for a guest star. WOW!
Don't see it if you want a typical night at Broadway, you do not like rap or modern music, you do not want to have fun!
See it if You love improv, hip-hop, smart, audience participation, avant-garde, too much fun, musical theater!
Don't see it if You hate all the above or a Lin Manuel Miranda signature theatrical experience...
See it if Show if for everyone- so clever and so fast performers came up with raps. Unbelievably fantastic, I was falling out of my seat w/ laughter
Don't see it if EVERYONE should see it. I will try to see again by lottery, If you can score a ticket- RUN to the theater no matter what it costs.
See it if If you tend to be amazed by Hamilton-esque witty rap, then this is the show for you. The "players" were thoughtful, intelligent, energetic.
Don't see it if Must like IMPROV-style with audience suggestions.