The Mystery of Irma Vep
The Mystery of Irma Vep

The Mystery of Irma Vep NYC Reviews and Tickets

(8 Ratings)
Members say
Funny, Quirky, Clever, Slow, Delightful

About the Show

Modern classical theatre company TP&Co. presents this hit, madcap spoof of horror films, Victorian romance and classic melodrama, in which two actors play all eight roles.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (8)

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52 Reviews | 17 Followers
Clever, Confusing, Slow

See it if you enjoy farcical, campy humor with horror and mystery elements.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy having two actors play eight characters or if you want your plays to be more polished.

188 Reviews | 71 Followers
Quirky, Fun, Good acting, Indulgent, Slow

See it if You enjoy watching comedic actors playing their hearts out. The actors made this show for me.

Don't see it if you're looking for a plot that makes sense, or has humor that comes naturally from it; a lot came from forced lines

63 Reviews | 40 Followers
Ambitious, Cliched, Dated, Excruciating, Slow

See it if you like farce and seeing two men play a variety of characters in one play

Don't see it if your time is valuable

197 Reviews | 531 Followers
Confusing, Excruciating, Quirky, Amateurish, Silly

See it if Tacky, homemade set and costumes; silly incomprehensible plot; two men playing multiple roles as a farce; didn't work for me.

Don't see it if You expect a professional quality show; you don't like broad farce.

35 Reviews | 21 Followers
Funny, Hilarious, Delightful, Campy, Ridiculous

See it if you enjoy high-camp, shameless satire, and a quick-change tour de force!

Don't see it if you take yourself too seriously.

4 Reviews | 1 Follower
Clever, Raunchy, Quirky, Hilarious, Funny

See it if Oh my gosh this two man show is HILARIOUS!! Cleverly scripted and amazing fx.

Don't see it if If a touch of raunchy humor and men in drag is not your thing.

1 Review | 1 Follower
Ambitious, Dizzying, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you loved Charles Ludlums Ridiculous Theatrical Company and you enjoy quick changes

Don't see it if you prefer to be lulled to sleep at the theater

127 Reviews | 888 Followers
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Camp

See it if you like camp, cross-dressing and parody.

Don't see it if you prefer your comedies mainstream.

Critic Reviews (1)

November 13th, 2015

"Tyler Nye and Dominic Sellers do a fine job portraying all the characters. They are both highly proficient and talented actors who never cease to be entertaining...If you are looking for a way out of your mundane, humdrum existence, a good first step would be seeing Charles Ludlam's campy comedy."
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