Ends Aug 25 | 1h 25m | Midtown W

Talent is Sexy

From 9 member reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Great acting, Refreshing

About the show

Cal and Noah meet on a dating app. Cal and Noah have a coffee date. Cal and Noah hit it off. Cal wishes Noah wasn’t an actor. "Talent is Sexy" is a tender comedy about the sacrifices we make for love and art.


Member Reviews (9)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Great acting, Refreshing
78
Avg Score

51
Cliched, Banal, Disappointing, Insipid, Slow

See it if You’re gay and don’t even know who Kristin Chenowith is (this actually a line from the play itself).

Don't see it if If you appreciate good theatre. This doesn’t even come close to living up to its title.

83
Resonant, Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a struggling artist moving in NYC and makes his dreams come true. Dating scene on other hand could be a challenge

Don't see it if You are homophobic, does not like gay scene or referrals, light comedy is not your thing

79
Great writing, Bittersweet, Insightful, Clever, Rough & amateurish

See it if You enjoy seeing unpolished works with a lot of potential. You’re a fan of good writing. It’s funny and true to life.

Don't see it if You have no tolerance for nonexistent sets, flubbed lines, performances that feel underrehearsed.

Also Talent is Sexy feels like a work in progress, but it still manages to ... Read more Read less

83
Romantic, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You can answer 2 questions: what you can to sacrifice for love or prefer to be honest but have no love.Cute show, good connection.

Don't see it if Gay theme; crushed dreams are affecting your mood. You just broke up with someone.

80
Great writing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if a gay themed play about aspiring actor who’s moved to New York to pursue his dream. Questions whether love or honesty is worth more in life.

Don't see it if Off, off Broadway without a set. The production is a bit amateurish.

Also I enjoyed this show. The writing is intelligent. Most of the jokes lan... Read more Read less

85
Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if I enjoyed this light comedy and subject matter. The young actors are all very good and convincing and this fast-moving play kept me engaged.

Don't see it if If you're looking for a more serious subject matter. Although the play was predictable it made for an enjoyable evening at the theate

90
Charming

See it if You’re in the mood for a small charming play about dating in New York and dating actors.

Don't see it if You want something deep. It’s relatively lite.

Also As someone who has dated in the Theatre community, I saw many recogniz... Read more Read less

79
Funny, Insightful, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if The dating lives of actors in NYC who give up & those who won’t, but shld. It was entertaining & at times funny albeit overacted at times.

Don't see it if If you R not satisfied by a play about the challenges facing actors in NYC who happen 2 B gay. I was entertained; PERIOD.

70
Amusing; entertaining; insightful; poignant & thoughtful ending; mostly good, though occasionally way-over-the-top acting

See it if you would enjoy a small, mostly entertaining play about dating (in this case gay dating) and accepting the one you love.

Don't see it if you’re homophobic, prefer serious dramas or are looking for high production values.

Also Amusing and entertaining, but be warned that it veers, at times, into ... Read more Read less


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