Little Shop of Horrors (Westside Theatre)
Open run 2h 0m
Little Shop of Horrors (Westside Theatre)

Little Shop of Horrors (Westside Theatre) NYC Reviews and Tickets

(1174 Reviews)
Members say
Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Clever

Returning to its Off-Broadway roots, this new production stars Jeremy Jordan and Joy Woods.

Read more Show less

Member Reviews (1,167)

Sort by:
  • Default
  • Standing in our community
  • Highest first
  • Lowest first
  • Newest first
  • Oldest first
  • Only positive
  • Only negative
  • Only mixed
50 Reviews | 10 Followers
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if Love dark comedies.

Don't see it if If a talking cannibalistic plant is not your cup of tea.

77 Reviews | 7 Followers
Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like the source material, and enjoy campy humor and great music and singing.

Don't see it if You can’t appreciate the idea of carnivorous plants.

711 Reviews | 140 Followers
Great singing, Great staging, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if Story about a plant that changes life for good and bad. Funny and enjoyable.

Don't see it if Want a serious play, and do not want a good time.

91 Reviews | 17 Followers
Must see, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if want to have a good time, enjoy musicals, have never seen a production of it before, have seen a production of it before

Don't see it if don't like musicals because I really can't see why you wouldn't go see this Read more

55 Reviews | 8 Followers
Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You love an entertaining, very clever show with amazing puppetry and stage design, but without a hidden (or on the surface) agenda

Don't see it if Can be not suitable for very young, impressionable kids

66 Reviews | 6 Followers
Delightful, Funny, Emotional, Clever, Absorbing

See it if like star turns (Matt Doyle, Lena Hall, and Brad Oscar are all sensational, as was Bryce Pinkham when I saw him earlier in the run).

Don't see it if N/A. Everyone should see this, even if you aren't a big fan of the show. This production will change your mind. Read more

57 Reviews | 13 Followers
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want to laugh and be blown away by Lena Hall, currently playing Audrey.

Don't see it if You don’t like off-Broadway.

157 Reviews | 28 Followers
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if It’s a beautiful show. Do not miss it!!

Don't see it if Absolutely no reason not to.

Critic Reviews (21)

The New York Times
October 18th, 2019

"CRITIC’S PICK "Jonathan Groff Feeds the Beast: Michael Mayer’s revitalizing revival of this genially gruesome classic becomes a sly morality tale for the age of universal celebrity."
Read more

Time Out New York
October 17th, 2019

4/5 Stars "Mayer has wrangled a marvelous cast…Groff's Seymour is a likable klutz with just a hint of deadpan creepiness…Christian Borle solidifies his status as the preeminent musical-theater clown of his generation...And Blanchard is a revelation...She's the heart of the production."
Read more

New York Magazine / Vulture
October 17th, 2019

"The show’s most charming quality is its feeling of having been put on for the hell of it. I’m sure it’s going to make money. It’s a dream cast of consummate pros. But — and my eyes look like hearts while I type this — the infectious energy is pure amateur."
Read more

The Hollywood Reporter
October 17th, 2019

"Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's cult musical about a bloodthirsty alien plant returns to its roots with Tony winner Michael Mayer's off-Broadway revival starring Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard and Christian Borle."
Read more

October 17th, 2019

"Directed at a quick clip by Michael Mayer, this 'Little Shop' is played out on the small, tight stage of the Westside Theater with an ever-growing, masterfully manipulated plant. The close confines give this 'Little Shop' the intimacy of home viewing."
Read more

October 17th, 2019

"Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard Bring The Off-Broadway Classic Home"
Read more

New York Post
October 17th, 2019

3.5/4 Stars "Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard get real"
Read more

New York Daily News
October 17th, 2019

"You get the sense here that the scale of the production comes with utter intentionality — an honoring of great material more than a quest for profit. And, therefore, that feeling of determined mission permeates everything that’s happening. You’ll get all the feels you need."
Read more

From the Show-Score Blog