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With A Song In My Fists

From 7 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Funny, Clever, Ambitious, Delightful

About the show

This world premiere musical *offers a parody of the musical movie romps of the 1930s. More…

"With a Song in My Fists" is a "lightweight" farce with a "heavyweight" story; prizefighting boxer turned Broadway composer made a promise to his dying mother. Punching his way to success at the keyboard, Kid McGonagle makes a jab at Broadway fame, with an uppercut to the heart when he meets his match in the New York debutante, Polly Prescott.

Member Reviews (7)


Entertaining, Funny, Clever, Ambitious, Delightful
Avg Score

Amateurish, Entertaining, Funny, Clever

See it if you can enjoy a fun musical despite uneven performances and an unpolished production. It needs work, but I enjoy myself.

Don't see it if you want a show that has already worked out all its kinks.

Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Clever

See it if You like musical parodies and "pulp ficton" type of productions. Sweet show in intimate setting. Great cast, nostalgic themes. Quirky & fun.

Don't see it if You expect big production, big set, big theater. You don't like pulp fiction or parodies. If you expect drama.

Also I love going to the Theater Row venues. The "Studio" on the 4th floor ... Read more Read less

Cute, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a bunch of talented people give it their all in a cute little show.

Don't see it if you prefer big productions. This is small space w/general seating on plain chairs.

Also Cast members played multiple roles and were very good. The show includ... Read more Read less

Funny at times, Disappointing, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you're looking for somethin ordinary!

Don't see it if you're looking for something extraordinary!

Disappointing, Ambitious, Earnest

See it if you want to see a show set in the 1950s.

Don't see it if you expect a well-developed show.

Also I hate to criticize such obvious hard work but it was a very slight af... Read more Read less

Must see, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You love to laugh!

Don't see it if There’s no reason NOT to see it!

Great singing, Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Delightful

See it if You enjoy a well acted musical parody

Don't see it if If you’re looking for a serious drama

“With A Song In My Fists” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

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