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iLuminate

From 45 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Edgy, Original

About the show

This eye-popping spectacle by iLuminate (of 'America's Got Talent' fame) returns to Off-Broadway. Go on an action-filled journey of light and sound with dancers who thrive to the beat of the city.  More…

Music, art, and the technological magic of iLuminate bring you a story of adventure and romance conveyed by an array of dance styles and amazing light-up costumes. The moves range from contemporary to popping to breaking, all energetically choreographed to popular and classic music by artists such as James Brown and Chris Brown.


Member Reviews (45)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Edgy, Original
80
Avg Score

96
Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Must see, Riveting

See it if You are into entertainment, music and Dance.

Don't see it if you are afraid of the dark, loud music,

92
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Masterful, Original

See it if you want something unique. like nothing i ever saw before..great dance and special effects

Don't see it if you want a story line, or a traditional musical

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Edgy, Great staging, Original

See it if You enjoy watching people dance.

Don't see it if You're not into dancing. It's not a musical.

60
Overrated, Slow, Nice concept

See it if You're into hip hop and special effects

Don't see it if You like to see real dancing rather than special effects that make things look cool.

70
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Edgy, Dizzying

See it if you don't want a typical night of theater.

Don't see it if you are expecting classic theatrics or singing.

70
Clever, Dizzying, Intense, Great staging

See it if you like the art of magic meets light meets Broadway.

Don't see it if you have medical conditions that are affected by strobe lights and special effects.

100
Enchanting, Ambitious, Wonderful dancing, Original, Refreshing

See it if you like America's Got Talent winners and original works.

Don't see it if you do not like lights flashing everywhere.

84
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Must see

See it if you're looking for an imaginative experience.

Don't see it if you like traditional theatre.

78
Enchanting, Edgy, Original, Clever, Great staging

See it if You want to see something new and creative

Don't see it if Don't like the dark

87
Epic, Intense, Must see, Entertaining, Original

See it if you like America's Got Talent winners and enjoy special effects using lights

Don't see it if you don't like Bright flashing lights, loud hip hop music

100
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Intense

See it if you love new forms of theater!! lots of great lighting!!

Don't see it if you are too much of an adult!!

70
Confusing, Great dancing, Ambitious, Inventive, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy a combo of light show and dancing. My four year old was enthralled.

Don't see it if you want a cohesive plot.

93
Delightful, Entertaining, Edgy, Clever

See it if You enjoy dancing & creative staging

Don't see it if Must see

50
Dizzying

See it if Kids would like it

Don't see it if Lights make you dizzy

100
Exquisite, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever

See it if You don't mind an old, small , and very charming theatre.

Don't see it if You mind old, cramped, but charming theatre.

83
Absorbing, Edgy, Clever, Great acting, Enchanting

See it if you're in for something unique and entertaining. It is a show full of lights and lively performances and an interactive audience experience.

Don't see it if you are expecting a regular Broadway/off-broadway show.

97
Entertaining, Edgy, Epic, Hilarious, Masterful

See it if I love the show

Don't see it if You are not a play person

75
Entertaining, Quirky

See it if You like light shows

Don't see it if You want to see a show with dialogue

40
Terrible, garbage, unimpressive, not worth the money,

See it if You're looking to waste your time and money.

Don't see it if You have ANYTHING else to do. That includes reading, sleeping, dentist appt etc...

0
Disappointing, Overrated, Awful

See it if you enjoy music from 2003 and dance moves from 2005.

Don't see it if your a reasonable person.


December 1st, 2016
"Not to be missed if you intend to be uplifted and exhilarated to your core this holiday season. 'iLuminate' may be rather thin on plot convolutions, but the arc of development is lusciously steered by symbolism and metaphor...More is revealed than if we were watching the performers dancing in th...
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December 1st, 2016
"'iLuminate' creates a magical theatrical experience that defies a theatrical genre. The story line is a battle between light and dark, creativity vs. chaos, filled with an overwhelming overabundance of talent. The plot line is rather inept, with a man trying to find himself through art…For a com...
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December 2nd, 2016
"The fluorescent outlines of the costumes leave no room for mistakes in the choreography, and the performers didn’t disappoint. Hip-hop, jazz, ballet and contemporary dance blend together seamlessly to catchy songs, a lot of which are pop music hits...It is a great visual concept but it needs to ...
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December 2nd, 2016
"You’ll be mesmerized by extraordinary special effects and exemplary choreographed dance moves in a constant frenzied pace...The narrative does not clearly emerge and dialogue is practically non-existent in the show; yet you still follow the story through interpretative dance. And that in itself ...
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