Solo NYC Reviews and Tickets

83%
(32 Ratings)
Positive
97%
Mixed
0%
Negative
3%
Members say
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Delightful, Funny

About the Show

Gabe Mollica's acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe comedic storytelling show about friendship returns to NYC.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (29)

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138 Reviews | 20 Followers
96
Relevant, Intelligent, Hilarious, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You enjoy laughing at very relatable food all ages topics. Gabe is an intelligent and compelling storyteller.

Don't see it if You're looking for a serious and traditional show.

762 Reviews | 422 Followers
90
Great writing, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if Enjoyable & engaging storytelling thru laughter & good humor even while sharing some tough moments in his life. Great script.

Don't see it if If you don’t appreciate solo shows, this one might not be for you.

601 Reviews | 285 Followers
89
Delightful, Funny, Clever, Relevant, Great acting

See it if When a 30 yo man realizes he has no friends,decides to explore the most significant friendship of his life.While reminding of Birbiglia,esp*

Don't see it if A bare stage where less is more. Venue distant from most sub-stations; minor quibble on a nice day, unless you have issues with mobility. Read more

88 Reviews | 6 Followers
86
Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious, Intelligent

See it if you enjoy a very funny, intelligent and well-written autobiographical monologue about friendship and love.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy solo shows and prefer large productions and musicals.

56 Reviews | 20 Followers
84
Absorbing, Hilarious, Thought-provoking, Clever

See it if You loved Just for Us or Birbiglia shows combining thoughtful lessons with standup. The show was fantastic and I resonated as a millennial.

Don't see it if The show can be slow at times and not every joke hits - but overall the message, timing and humor is worth it. Go see!!

677 Reviews | 108 Followers
79
Friendship longings

See it if Standup about the rise and fall of a friendship. The particular heartache of a friendship breakup. This American Life connection adds to it.

Don't see it if Connelly Theater Oct production. Very straight cis man jokes of straight men and women, some bro talk, loneliness. 1.5 hours; no intermissio Read more

378 Reviews | 57 Followers
78
Entertaining

See it if You like thinking about the nature of male friendship. You enjoy personal narratives and comedy with heart.

Don't see it if You don't like small, one-man shows. This is storytelling, not in-depth drama.

55 Reviews | 13 Followers
77
Single hander, Relevant, Quirky, Funny, Great writing

See it if you like single-handed long-form storytelling (i.e. Birbiglia, Edelman) that makes you laugh and feel; you like non-traditional stages

Don't see it if you want a linear narrative, dialogue, and multiple characters; you are not a fan of stand-up-meets-theatre; you want a traditional stage

Critic Reviews (2)

Time Out New York
January 20th, 2023
For a previous production

“As much fun as raunchy humor can be, it’s refreshing to see a comedy show with a downright wholesome charm...You’ll leave the show with a smile on your face and maybe even a new resolution: to hang out with a friend and ask them how they’re doing—really.”
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Off Off Online
January 18th, 2023
For a previous production

“ ‘Solo,’ witty yet melancholy, lets playgoers in on the secret as to why this interesting millennial storyteller sighs and smiles—and, also, weeps.”
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