Theater for the New City presents this world premiere musical, written as an exploration and celebration of the lives and careers of TV journalists. More…
'America's Favorite Newscaster' tells the story of a young, fearlessly insightful TV journalist, who struggles to maintain his famous calm while dealing with the challenges of today’s news cycle.
See it if You feel bad for the cast, who are probably lovely people and probably know how bad the show is.
Don't see it if You can do anything else with your night. It's really that bad.
See it if U like current events relating to politics & media news in the form of a light hearted musical with good writing, acting,music.& staging.
Don't see it if U are a hard nose Republican or Trump supporter. Regardless of political leanings, this is a polished good musical comedy that entertains.
See it if You're interested in an over-done parody of the current political climate and associated media coverage
Don't see it if You want to see a show with substance, good music, or one that can be taken seriously
See it if Meet John Aetta before the show, he wrote it, very nice person. I thought the show was okay, needs some tweaking but has a lot of potential.
Don't see it if It is not for everyone, can be corny at some points as well as slow. At that theater complex , I liked the cloths make the man 2.
See it if you are a fan of sketch musical comedy & would like to see the current impasse between the president & the press lampooned in song & dance.
Don't see it if you like your musicals to plumb the human condition: this one remains pretty firmly on the surface of the day's events.
See it if You want a rom- com w/ light political content performed in a revue style. You want to hear talented singers & a great Trump impersonator.
Don't see it if You're expecting a blistering, political satire. You don't like the revue format. You want a big, splashy production.
See it if If you plays about Politics and enjoy an evening of theatre in the East Village. The cast is fun and funny,
Don't see it if You a expect a full musical. This is more a play with music. Don't expect big Broadway sets, costumes etc.
See it if You're ready for a repeat of the same Trump bashing we know by heart that adds nothing to the discussion in either direction, left or right.
Don't see it if You support the current president or expect surprise, wit or a memorable score in your musical political satire.
See it if you enjoy satirizing Trump and seeing the focus on how covering him as a newscaster affects many lives. Some clever lyrics and funny scenes
Don't see it if you want big production values. This play is a small and intimate look at the consequences of such a childish, impulsive president for us.
See it if You will see anything critical of the current President (I certainly thought I would but this was actually too painful.)
Don't see it if You need a well-edited, clever script or good songs.
See it if You want to see a talented cast struggle through an absolutely awful script, bad songs, and shoddy direction.
Don't see it if You don't want to get your hopes up and be disappointed.