Already closed | 1h 15m | Greenwich V

Sleepy Hollow

From 22 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Disappointing, Great acting

About the show

Be Bold Productions presents their original musical based on "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow." More…

A musical adaptation of Irving’s 1820 tale, 'Sleepy Hollow' provides another take on the famous tale, as we learn how Ichabod Crane became the man we know from legend today. Katrina Van Tassel has her eye on marriage, but her suitor of choice, Brom, doesn't want to settle down yet. When a young, educated schoolteacher named Ichabod Crane moves in just across the Hollow, she sees the opportunity to snare her love by roping Crane into her love games. For everyone else in the town, offended by the Yankee's isolated and calculating ways, the legend of the Hollow is a convenient way to tease the gullible man, hardly the horror we consider it to be today. But what happens when the Headless Horseman does come?

1h 15m | Already closed | Players Theatre (Greenwich V)

Member Reviews (22)


Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Disappointing, Great acting
Avg Score

Disappointing, Excruciating, Slow

See it if I honestly can't think of any reason anyone should see it. I give the performers a "B" for a valiant effort

Don't see it if you have no patience for a bad script and poor singing.

It seemed like a community theater production, Disappointing, Banal, Slow, Great scenic and costume design

See it if you like musicals with beautiful yet simple scenic and costume designs. The musical was fun to look at.

Don't see it if you want professional standards in acting and singing. The actors did seemed to try hard. The story line was very simple.

Entertaining, Great acting, Dated, Disappointing

See it if you have some interest in the supernatural.

Don't see it if you are expecting a great musical. The music is there but it is not enough to carry the play.

Also It is a fun show for kids who don't get too scared when the lights go ... Read more Read less

Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Quirky, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy original songs about an unusual topic for a musical. The cast does a lot with such a small theater really filling the space.

Don't see it if you think the Legend of Sleepy Hollow isn’t suitable for a musical or you need a fully developed story.

Quirky, Disappointing

See it if You enjoy a very childish version of a darkly themed program.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy mediocre acting and imagery.

Entertaining, Quirky, Slow

See it if You can enjoy a somewhat campy style and enjoy the original story.

Don't see it if You want to see something that is bigger and more like a mainstream musical.

Also I will give the cast and crew credit on the fact that they tried so ha... Read more Read less

Ambitious, Disappointing, Great singing, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if you like watching a romance story. Enjoy good scenery for a low budget show.

Don't see it if The Players theater is also disgusting. Seats are tiny, bathrooms are flooded. Story is not as scary as you want

Disappointing, Great staging, Slow

See it if You want to see a love story from the Hollow.

Don't see it if You’re expectingvto be swept of your feet with a great show.

Also The actors and story line were pleaseant. The show was slow moving, I ... Read more Read less

Resonant, Delightful, Refreshing

See it if Part play part musical this is pleasant production. Moments of fear, laughter and one scene that stole the show between Old man and Crane.

Don't see it if only want lavish sets, predicting story lines and no originality.

Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if Enjoyable score. Suitable for children over 13. Fun, slightly scarey Halloween show. At players theater.

Don't see it if Expecting profound dialog or over the top broadway production.

For a previous production
Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Entertaining, Great writing

See it if you love a good show.

Don't see it if you don't want to enjoy some good theatre.

For a previous production
Ambitious, Funny, Quirky, Edgy, Absorbing

See it if Based on the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, but focused more on the romantic aspect of it. Very quirky.

Don't see it if If you can't sit through a low budget production.

For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Original, Delightful

See it if I had the pleasure of seeing the original cast and watching the show evolve. It's a wonderfully haunting and original take on a classic!

Don't see it if Small ones may be a little scared. I'd say no child under five should attend.

For a previous production
Great staging, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if You like dark

Don't see it if Scaredy cat

For a previous production
Clever, Absorbing, Delightful, Riveting

See it if you like twists and turns with a bit of fright

Don't see it if you don't like scary myths/tales

For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Intense, Clever

See it if You like a classic scary story with some humour.

Don't see it if You don't like scary stories or if you don't like lingering endings.

For a previous production
Absorbing, Great writing, Great staging

See it if If you're a super fan of the traditional storyline.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy the classics.

For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You like suspenseful shows

Don't see it if You are creeped out easily

For a previous production
Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining, Intense, Great singing

See it if You like shows with a dark side

Don't see it if You don't like a lot of singing.

For a previous production
Clever, Edgy, Funny, Intelligent, Slow

See it if you like drama

Don't see it if if you like a faster pace

For a previous production
Enchanting, Clever, Edgy, Great acting, Must see

See it if you like mystery, intrigue twist and turns

Don't see it if you're not into the weird and scary

For a previous production
Funny, Clever, Enchanting

See it if Super funny and very clever

Don't see it if But because the show got so far from the bible my dad stoped watching it and so did i

October 7th, 2014
for a previous production "For a show in which the Headless Horseman returns to take vengeance, the ending of this play is oddly cheerful. But one can suppose, when you live in Sleepy Hollow, life always goes on no matter who goes missing on a stroll after dark. Don't go into this musical expecting it to be about the Head...
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