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American Strippers (FringeNYC)

From 14 member  reviews
Members say: Clever, Original, Entertaining, Funny, Raunchy

About the show

Part of FringeNYC: When the Greek goddesses throw a bachelorette party and crash a legendary strip club run by American folk heroes like Pecos Bill and Johnny Appleseed, all Hades breaks loose. Myth, sex, romance and culture clash in this outrageous cosmic comedy. More…

Categories: Comedy, Drama, National. From Epic Theatre Company. Written by Kevin Broccoli. Directed by Kevin Broccoli. Choreographed by Kevin Broccoli.


Member Reviews (14)

MEMBERS SAY:

Clever, Original, Entertaining, Funny, Raunchy

69
Clever, Ambitious, Talky

See it if It's enough to have "Strippers" in the title, and you won't be disappointed by the dearth of actual stripping

Don't see it if The juxtaposition of mythology and a strip club ceases to entertain you after 2 minutes

55
Quirky, Original

See it if You're info Greek mythology

Don't see it if Your left brained enough you can't bet into hair brained plots.


August 20th, 2016
"The problem with 'American Strippers' is that, even with its long run time, it doesn't do enough with this concept, and it's unclear which point Broccoli is trying to make about this country, if any...It's in the monologues that Broccoli always seems on the cusp of something...The strip numbers ...
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August 20th, 2016
"Broccoli seems determined to justify a ridiculous premise with intellectual heft. As a result, he creates an overwhelmingly complex set of rules and conditions, rooted to varying degrees in myth, that precipitate one plot twist after another...He manages so many diverse points of view surprising...
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