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Blank! The Musical

From 20 member  reviews
Members say: Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Quirky, Great singing

About the show

In this fully-improvised musical experience, the ensemble takes to the stage each night—with no script, no rehearsal, and no idea what will happen—to perform a brand-new smash hit musical…that you help to create! More…

At 'Blank! The Musical,' the power to build your dream Broadway show is in your hands. Bring your friends, get out your smartphone, and vote with the audience to fill in the blanks. Choose a title. Write lyrics. Compose the score. Then it's curtain time and away we go!


Member Reviews (20)

MEMBERS SAY:

Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Quirky, Great singing
75
Avg Score

80
Refreshing, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if Talented cast creates a musical from whacky audience suggestions. A fun evening.

Don't see it if If you looking for something serious.

78
Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Ambitious

See it if You are a fan of improv. The cast was 4 women, 1 man. The surprise was the Great voices! Weak plot, but pretty much as expected for improv.

Don't see it if You are looking for a polished piece. This is improv where the audience creates the framework, by calling out things. Rough around the edges

77
Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Quirky, Ambitious

See it if You want to glimpse into the creative minds of some great musical improv artists. You enjoy long form improv and musical theatre.

Don't see it if You dislike audience participation. You dislike long-form improv. You dislike improv that is front-loaded with audience input at the top.

Also "My father had a dream. My mother had a dream. My kids have a dream. T... Read more Read less

70
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like audience participation, impromptu fare. Fun evening with friends

Don't see it if you like staged musicals

81
Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever

See it if You want to see improv and a musical made on the day of. Our subject was “I shouldn’t have pressed send!”. Great job by the cast.

Don't see it if You do not like unscripted stuff. You prefer traditional fare

77
Great singing, Delightful, Refreshing, Clever

See it if Creative and enjoyable evening.

Don't see it if If you want a traditional planned evening

80
Funny, Quirky, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy improv and appreciate the skill set involved with creating a full story on the fly set to music. Audience suggestions hit or miss.

Don't see it if you can't handle the unrehearsed, inconsistent aspects of an improvised musical. Some moments don't land, some pacing is off. That's improv.

74
Clever, Great singing, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if You enjoy musicals that are silly. Or improv - this is improv at a pretty high level.

Don't see it if You need a standard structure; it's perforce going to be weird since it's invented on the spot.

69
Ambitious, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You want to experience something different, it really depends on the audience as well so the consistency of the show may be questionable.

Don't see it if You want a guarantee good time or prefer something consistently deliver...

53
Funny, Fluffy, Overrated

See it if Want to see ok improv, with singing

Don't see it if It was only ok and didn’t really stick to the theme we picked

95
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You like improv, you like musicals, you like being apart of the show.

Don't see it if You don’t improv, you want a polished musical, you like big huge production value

57
Quirky, Refreshing, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You're looking for light entertainment.

Don't see it if You're really into Musicals

71
Fluffy, Silly, Great singing, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy ad libbing, and look forward to having a voice in what goes on in the show. Feel free to be weird!

Don't see it if You want a pre-scripted presentation, you don't wish to participate in the creative process.

Also Audience participation is key to making this a fun day/night. It's int... Read more Read less

90
Clever, Funny, Great singing, Intelligent, Fun

See it if You want to be part of the creation of a musical. See it if you enjoy improv and want to have a fun night out.

Don't see it if You don’t like improv or small settings.

70
Funny, Quirky, Clever

See it if you like improv.

Don't see it if you want a clearly coherent story with pre-planned songs and sets.

88
Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky, Clever

See it if You love improv and musical theatre. It was fascinating to see them develop an entire musical within a couple hours.

Don't see it if You hate improv. Although I can be quite critical of improv, I still had a great time!

82
Intelligent, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You’re looking for a great time with a bunch of friends. And you want to laugh

Don't see it if If you were looking to see a normal musical with a preconceived plot

69
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great writing, Suspenseful

See it if you like improv. it was fun to see the talented cast think on the spot

Don't see it if you want to see something reliably good. results obviously vary each night depending on the crowd suggestions!

85
Clever, Funny, Ambitious, Delightful, Improvised

See it if You love to laugh and watch things come together from a bad starting place and becoming amazing.

Don't see it if You don't like to watch things in a cafe style showcase or if you don't like improvisation and the risk of a bad show.

60
Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Quirky, Refreshing

See it if - You want to see some spot on improv - You have an open minded sense of humore

Don't see it if - You like structured storytelling. You never know what you will get


November 21st, 2014
"My initial hopes were not high...Yet distinctive characters and story reversals emerged more quickly than we had any right to expect...Duets, quartets, and even sextets sprang into credible, ludicrous and utterly familiar existence...Witty and likable in refreshingly unaggressive ways, the perfo...
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November 18th, 2014
"The dexterous and energetic cast of six, the skilled musicians in the pit, and the versatile crew all work together to create an original and rib-tickling musical on the spot...The end result is a splashy new musical that works both technically and artistically...The cast is made up of seasoned ...
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November 18th, 2014
"A very clever interactive experience...A unique theater going experience to be sure...Young, vibrant, hilarious and insanely talented performers. Each is capable of taking the leading role or supporting the ensemble because they are, in fact, a very tight ensemble...It’s a theater full of artist...
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November 18th, 2014
"Hip and never-the-same...Audience participation is the backbone to the start of a night of hilarity...Allows everyone to feel they’re a part of something unique...With six incredible talents on stage, they took these radical suggestions and created one of the most entertaining nights on stage in...
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