Already closed | 1h 15m | West Village

Red State Blue State

From 143 member  reviews
Members say: Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Relevant, Intelligent

About the show

SNL alum Colin Quinn lays bare the absurdities, hypocrisies, and calamities on both sides of the political divide in this new solo comedy. More…

This is no witch hunt: Colin is here to own the libs, the conservs, and everyone in between.

1h 15m | Already closed | Minetta Lane Theatre (West Village)

Member Reviews (143)


Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Relevant, Intelligent

During previews
Disappointing, Excruciating, Apologist, Cliched, Annoying

See it if you’re a straight white male who clings to your patriarchal race privilege & resents your freedom of racist speech being met w/consequences.

Don't see it if you hate “both sides”-ism that blames the right for being bigoted & the left for opposing that bigotry. This show’s a proud microaggression.

Also Colin is apparently very saddened that as a comedian nowadays he is un... Read more Read less

During previews
Insulting, Insipid, Out-dated

See it if you like him.

Don't see it if You don't like comedy making fun of the poor, the LGBTQ communities.

Also If you want to hear a straight white male comic complain that comedy i... Read more Read less

January 22nd, 2019
“In a smart, if sometimes shaggy, monologue that ponders an ideologically riven nation, Quinn is not firmly allied to one side or another...He comes across as the kind of guy you might like to have a beer with, which may be as much of a plus in a comedian as it is in a politician. Unlike a politi...
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January 22nd, 2019
"At a time when even middle-of-the-road comics seem to be choosing sides, it's refreshing to hear the no-nonsense Quinn go after political absolutism on both the right and the left. Yet this solo show, minimally directed by Bobby Morseco, lacks a clear narrative through line...His routine often s...
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January 22nd, 2019
“The comedian dissects the current social and political climate with his usual cutting wit and keen observations...The comedian is an equal opportunity offender, taking care to assail both sides of the political spectrum...Quinn's deadpan delivery can become monotonous over the course of an eveni...
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January 22nd, 2019
“Liberals and conservatives alike are subjected to relentless ridicule and contempt in...Quinn’s pugnacious and contrarian one-man show...Quinn tackles and ridicules social media addiction, the expectation that comedians now must be politically correct, premarital sex and celebrities taking polit...
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