Closed 1h 20m
Permission to Speak with Paul Mercurio
Midtown W
79

Permission to Speak with Paul Mercurio NYC Reviews and Tickets

79%
(38 Reviews)
Positive
82%
Mixed
13%
Negative
5%
Members say
Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing, Refreshing

About the Show

In his new Off-Broadway show, Emmy and Peabody Award-winning comedian Paul Mecurio improvises with audience members by randomly bringing them on stage and talking with them about their beliefs.

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90
Absorbing, Ambitious, Refreshing, Intelligent, Funny

See it if You enjoy smart, quick witted stand up. Also if you like people watching, this show takes that silent pastime to the next level. Well done.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a show with a plot or a traditional storyline. Paul does a great job of coaxing information out of the audience gently. Read more

74
Ambitious, Entertaining, Funny, Banal, Intelligent

See it if Quick-witted comedian enlivens random stories from audience. Mission is apparent to provide more than just comedy with connectedness plan.

Don't see it if Like therapy or watching a podcast or eavesdropping on a partyline.Success rates vary dependent upon audience participation.Prepare to share

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