Already closed | 2h 10m | Midtown W

Friends! The Musical Parody

From 101 member  reviews
Members say: Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Hilarious, Quirky

About the show

From the creators of '90210! The Musical!,' 'Katdashian: The Musical!,' and 'Full House! The Musical!,' comes this new unauthorized musical parody of the beloved sitcom about the antics of six young New Yorkers. More…

See Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Joey, and Phoebe like you've never seen them before-- bursting into song, as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life, and love in 1990s Manhattan. Original songs include 'The Only Coffee Shop in New York City,' 'We were on a Break!,' and 'The One Where We Make a Million Dollars An Episode.'

2h 10m | Already closed | St Luke's Theatre (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (101)

MEMBERS SAY:

Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Hilarious, Quirky
77
Avg Score

70
Funny, Clever, Raunchy

See it if You're a sucker for 90s and Friends nostalgia.

Don't see it if You don't like parody and take your Friends too seriously. You have to pay a lot for the ticket.

69
Dated, Raunchy, Quirky, Fluffy, Funny

See it if you loved Friends, or if you have never seen Friends.

Don't see it if you have seen a few episodes of Friends casually, you don't like explicit humor, you're not big into stereotypes,.

50
Disappointing

See it if You are a fanatic Friends fan with nothing to do.

Don't see it if You love Friends - watch reruns on TV!

95
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Cliched, Hilarious

See it if You love Friends and have watched almost all of the show. Don't mind cliche lyrics and music. Want a great laugh.

Don't see it if You aren't an avid Friends watcher because you might get lost on a lot of the jokes. If you don't like puns and silliness.

86
Clever, Enchanting, Funny

See it if You want to feel nostalgic and have a great time. Campy but enjoyable. The music is upbeat and catchy.

Don't see it if You aren’t into parodies or a particularly deep plot

100
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Hilarious, Masterful

See it if You love to laugh and you love spoofs. It was a SPOT-ON Friends parody, and featured all your favorite moments and then some.

Don't see it if you never ever saw the show. I kinda watched it here and there and still got most of the jokes, maybe three things total went over my head

95
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You’re a fan of Friends and if you often think about the glaring plot holes from the TV show!

Don't see it if You don’t feel like laughing.

75
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Quirky, Clever

See it if you love the tv show, obviously.

Don't see it if you expect a big dazzling musical

76
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Refreshing, Enjoyable

See it if You are a big fan of the TV series and are up on all of the inside jokes and characters. Many references to specific episodes.

Don't see it if You have not seen any of the Friends TV series. You will probably be confused or lost by some of the jokes and references.

93
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You love the show friends! It is hilarious, has multiple references, character appearances and goes through the 10 seasons in an hr 1/2

Don't see it if You haven’t seen friends, if you’re uncomfortable with sexual humor, don’t take young children to see it.

81
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Hilarious

See it if You love those iconic characters and great off-beat humor. Terrific singing and dancing with a live band!

Don't see it if If you are looking for depth and a slow paced, quiet plot.

80
Entertaining, Indulgent, Clever, Fluffy

See it if You loved the TV show, and you're in the mood for silly, fluffy musical fun. Have a few drinks first.

Don't see it if You're looking for highbrow, intelligent satire. Although the guy in the monkey suit raises some interesting points.

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if you have watched every episode of friends and your a big fan, or if you have a great sense of humor.

Don't see it if you have never watched an episode of friends, or you won't get the funny things, and if you haven't finished the show and don't want it to b

Also e spoiled for you

100
Quirky, Hilarious, Must see, Relevant, Funny

See it if You love the TV show!

Don't see it if You don't like the TV show.

82
Hilarious, Quirky, Entertaining, Funny, Enjoyable

See it if IF you're a long time fan of friends and you're also a fan of musicals

Don't see it if you don't like corny but cute musicals

68
Edgy, Funny, Clever

See it if you're a die-hard fan of friends looking to laugh at a twisted version of your favorite show.

Don't see it if you're expecting factually accurate depictions of the characters.

Also Although the show was funny, it definitely put an edge to the show we ... Read more Read less

91
Great acting, Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if You enjoy a fresh take on an old favorite.

Don't see it if No reason not to see it!

44
Raunchy, Overrated, Indulgent, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if You need to get in from the cold and have money to burn.

Don't see it if You want to get your money's worth.

Also The Ross character is painfully overacted. Pheobe, Joey and Monica are... Read more Read less

64
Funny, Fluffy

See it if Meh

Don't see it if Blah

1
Disappointing, Excruciating

See it if You have absolutely nothing to do and would love to waste your money

Don't see it if Unbelievable waste of time. Not one moment of humor. Very poor script wasted on six talented actors.

During previews
80
Entertaining, Delightful, Quirky, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if If you like Friends, you will love this.

Don't see it if If you've never seen friends or prefer perfect singing.

During previews
68
Entertaining, Fluffy, Funny, Quirky, Delightful

See it if You're really into Friends the TV Show or you just like parodies in general...

Don't see it if You're not into Friends the TV Show or you don't like parodies in general...

During previews
69
Funny, Great staging, Great costumes, Quirky, Weird

See it if you loved Friends the show. The costuming is so on point it is ridiculous. I swear they used the same exact clothes.

Don't see it if you love Chandler. His character was off or you don't like parodies.

Also I had a problem with Chandler. He was clearly much older than all the ... Read more Read less

During previews
72
Sigh

See it if you have the extra money and you can "let go" -

Don't see it if but ouch. if you didn't like Friends enough to spend an evening at it...

Also i had a pretty good idea of what i was getting myself in to, but still... Read more Read less

During previews
95
Funny, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You are a fan of FRIENDS. The cast is great and all portray their characters individual quirks well. The songs are a lot of fun.

Don't see it if You are not familiar with FRIENDS, although the show is still fun.


November 2nd, 2017
"It's nothing the sitcom didn't send up itself. The biggest laughs are often for the lines cribbed directly from the show. A roast loses its teeth when the subject beats you to the punch line. None of this is the fault of the performers, who are giving their all to have fun with the material and ...
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November 4th, 2017
“The well-written book hits the series' main plot points...The singing is uneven, but the uniformly strong acting makes up for these vocal deficiencies. And while the show occasionally veers into slapstick, the parody remains at a mostly even pitch...The final number gets at the rare and magical ...
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November 2nd, 2017
"Absolutely delivers on the promise of sending up the show...The musical happily and hysterically depicts moments from the friends’ adventures...They find the underside and ridiculousness of the sitcom plots and the cast gleefully captures the spirit, vocal and physical tics...They fare best with...
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November 2nd, 2017
"Quick witted, good hearted, a tiny bit raunchy, and filled with laughs...The art of this piece is that it’s fun loving, not mean spirited, with well-crafted harmonies and surprisingly satisfying performances all around...Trust me, folks, it’s a really fun night. The writers managed to get the en...
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