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SUPER! (FringeNYC)

From 9 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Cliched, Great singing, Ambitious, Great acting

About the show

Part of FringeNYC: A young man with extraordinary gifts must become the superhero the world needs him to be in this 'super' new musical! Take a running leap and fly with Mark as he prepares to fulfill his destiny! More…

Categories: Musical/Opera, Local. Written by Aaron Michael Krueger. Directed by Aaron Michael Krueger. Choreographed by Aaron Michael Krueger.


Member Reviews (9)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Cliched, Great singing, Ambitious, Great acting
78
Avg Score

81
Clever, Entertaining, Enchanting, Great staging

See it if you want just a fun time with a very good score and choreography

Don't see it if Only about half the voices are strong enough to carry their solos, but are fine for the chorus...but its Fringe.

61
Ambitious, Cliched, Entertaining, Unoriginal, Decent

See it if you're looking for something safe and don't mind a little repetition.

Don't see it if you want something edgy and new

65
Cliched, Entertaining, Fluffy, Confusing

See it if your like musicals and superheroes, but you LOVE amazing female vocalists! Chloe Kostman and Anna Laura Strider are great!

Don't see it if you desire a clear, inventive superhero narrative.

100
Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You like superheros, great music and want something entertaining and heartfelt.

Don't see it if You don't like the above.

70
Cliched, Charming, Ambitious, Epic, Romantic

See it if you love super hero stories and Superman.

Don't see it if You don't like Superman.

85
Entertaining, Relevant, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You like Superheros, catchy music and a great story.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of superheros or having a song stuck in your head for days after.

100
Clever, Great acting, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if Really fun and great music. Was singing one of the songs for days. Chloe is amazing and the main guy is really great!

Don't see it if You don't want a song stuck in your head for days. The score is brilliant!

65
Entertaining, Confusing, Cliched

See it if You love all things Superman because this is basically that origin story told ad nauseam. The female vocalists were unreal though. A+!!!!

Don't see it if You're looking for something new and fresh to add to superhero canon.

100
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great writing, Delightful

See it if You like quality, original musical theatre .. and if you like superheroes! It's definitely a compatible blending of those two things.

Don't see it if You don't like either of the above.


August 21st, 2016
"It’s certainly a challenge to merge the superhero genre with that of musical theatre, but 'Super!' is well on its way to creating something special. While Krueger’s story may need to work out some of its kinks, his characters are well-drawn and interesting, and his score is filled with some impr...
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August 15th, 2016
“A derivative, nonsensical mess, ripped off from multiple superhero origin stories which all did their jobs better than this one does...The music is forgettable and, unfortunately, beyond the vocal abilities of most of the performers who, despite their obvious enthusiasm, struggle to stay in tune...
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August 27th, 2016
"There were a number of very talented actors in this musical with excellent voices. Others not so much!There were moments of sheer brilliance. At other times, the word 'torture' came to mind. Some lyrics need to be re-written and the story line must be updated to be made more interesting. I wante...
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