Khan!!! The Musical
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Khan!!! The Musical

Khan!!! The Musical NYC Reviews and Tickets

(71 Ratings)
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Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Hilarious, Funny

About the Show

A camp-filled musical parody of the Star Trek universe, based on "The Wrath of Khan."

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162 Reviews | 18 Followers
Must see, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you're a trekker or you know the Khan story. 1 liners, references to Star Wars, Rent, Cabaret etc. abound. You even laugh at the audience

Don't see it if you hate Star Trek or abhor 1 liners, puns & gags. Music is funny but not what the show is about.

112 Reviews | 11 Followers
Great writing, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if Premise is SO clever (& timely). If you love any Trek, you'll love it. Brent Black is a brilliant writer. Data and Kirk actors are brilliant

Don't see it if if you don't like to be charmed.

57 Reviews | 8 Followers
Entertaining, Quirky, Great writing, Funny, Clever

See it if you are a fan of musicals and/or Star Trek. It can honestly be enjoyed by either. I hadn't seen the film but still really liked the show.

Don't see it if parody musicals aren't your thing.

170 Reviews | 36 Followers
Star trek, Funny, Clever, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You are a Trekkie or Trekkier. This is a very fun take on Star Trek and if you’re a fan then go see this fun romp.

Don't see it if You aren’t a fan of Trek. You won’t get the references Read more

50 Reviews | 16 Followers
Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you are a Star Trek fan. Funny parody with a great cast. Highly enjoyed by the audience.

Don't see it if never saw any Star Trek series.

94 Reviews | 13 Followers
Nerdy, Hilarious, Great acting, Funny, Clever

See it if You want a real laugh. It's clearly meant for Trekkers, especially those who've seen the second film, yet even non-Trekkers can enjoy it.

Don't see it if You take Star Trek far too seriously.

80 Reviews | 7 Followers
Hilarious, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy star trek, theater and heavy doses of camp

Don't see it if you think sci fi should be serious Read more

68 Reviews | 15 Followers
Quirky, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you're a Star Trek fan and are familiar with the film Star Trek II - Wrath of Kahn

Don't see it if you're not a Star Trek fan, you'll probably be kind of bored Read more

Critic Reviews (3)
May 10th, 2023

"Khan!!! The Musical, A Parody Trek-tacular," book, music and lyrics written by Brent Black, co-conceived with additional material by Alina Morgan, and directed by John Lampe, boldly goes where others have tread but does it with respect and an understanding of the "Star Trek" canon that is missing in other plays using Star Trek stories. It is based on a story from the original series that was used as the plot for what is considered to be the best "Star Trek" movie, "The Wrath of Khan." It then takes a character from a later "Star Trek" series and uses him as the guide for a musical interpretation of the movie. The result is, for this critic, a well-acted, well-sung two hours and 15 minutes of solid entertainment.
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Front Row Center
May 12th, 2023

“...’Khan!!! The Musical!’ crazily, but cleverly, goes where no multi-racial, multi-talented, multi-species cast has gone before...Their two and a quarter hour mission: entertain an audience composed of musical theater fans who are also Trekkers. Employing stealth tap dancing, fine voices, and with phasers set firmly to silly, the mission succeeds.”
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May 6th, 2023

The show is an affectionate and well executed spoof of the 1982 classic movie, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, with shades of the television series, Star Trek: The Next Generation. A game and lively cast portray the iconic characters. Co-conceived by Brent Black and Alina Morgan who contributed additional material, Mr. Black’s faithful book and zesty score contains wicked homages to Chicago and The Rocky Horror Show. It’s a grand entertainment for Trekkies.
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