Ferdinand: Boylesque Bullfight
Closed 1h 35m
Ferdinand: Boylesque Bullfight
86

Ferdinand: Boylesque Bullfight NYC Reviews and Tickets

86%
(89 Ratings)
Positive
98%
Mixed
2%
Negative
0%
Members say
Entertaining, Raunchy, Great staging, Edgy, Enchanting

About the Show

Company XIV re-imagines the 1936 classic children’s tale by Munro Leaf as an erotic all-male baroque-burlesque spectacle. 

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Show-Score Member Reviews (89)

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66 Reviews | 13 Followers
100
Sultry, Enchanting, Masterful, Riveting, Entertaining

See it if you love exquisite burlesque choreography, dancing, singing, sensuality, glamorous costumes, and variegated music.

Don't see it if you don't like variety shows, nor seeing lots of skin. Read more

66 Reviews | 36 Followers
100
Clever, Delightful, Great staging, Edgy, Sexy

See it if You like beautiful men, and a few women, barely clothed and dancing/singing/performing to clever and unexpected music.

Don't see it if You’re at all shy about nudity or don’t like incense!

70 Reviews | 15 Followers
100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great staging, Must see, Great great great

See it if YOU LOVE GREAT DANCING -- just see it -- gorgeous -- great drinks - entertainment the way it should always be

Don't see it if IF YOU ARE OFFENDED BY MALE DANCERS DANCING WITH MALE DANCERS

75 Reviews | 18 Followers
100
Clever, Exquisite, Great dancing, Inventive staging, Very sexy

See it if See it if you like burlesque and sexy guys in revealing costumes. Also if you like good choreography and fun staging.

Don't see it if If you are offended by homoerotic imagery or aren’t comfortable going to burlesque shows.

66 Reviews | 23 Followers
100
Absorbing, Ambitious, Entertaining, Exquisite, Raunchy

See it if You love burlesque and the male form. It is almost all male with the exception of one female later in the show. It is inventive and fun!

Don't see it if You do not like male nudity, sensuality, and/or burlesque. It is a bit of a raunchy time and it may be too much for some audiences.

175 Reviews | 24 Followers
95
Artistic, Delightful, Epic, Avante garde, Great staging

See it if you like avante garde theater, french period art that encompass the whole venue, and tons of rear exposures & nudities all for art's sake.

Don't see it if you don't like an (almost?) all gay casting, lgbt theme/twist to a classic tale & gender bending as well. But you will miss out all the fun!

50 Reviews | 19 Followers
95
Clever, Entertaining, Enchanting, Fluffy, Raunchy

See it if You’re up for a dazzling, beautifully executed evening of gender-fluid dance and pizzaz.

Don't see it if The sight of sexy man-ass covered in sequins and glitter could upset your pacemaker.

142 Reviews | 22 Followers
95
Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Great dancing

See it if You want to see amazing performers and appreciate the male body and the art of dance. You want a unique and fun theatrical experience

Don't see it if Half naked men dancing with other men in tutus and high heels makes you uncomfortable. You want dialogue or dislike artistic performances Read more

Critic Reviews (2)

Theatermania
September 10th, 2018

"The company's most polished show to date...The ensemble's often balletic, sometimes wild dance numbers, choreographed by director McCormick, are the spicy meat of the show. But Richardson, the only vocalist in 'Ferdinand,' deserves special mention for bringing the house down in the second act...Those eye-popping routines, plus the show's combination of dance, burlesque, eclectic music, and humor, make for a highly entertaining hour and 45 minutes."
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Times Square Chronicles
September 11th, 2018

“Choreographed by director McCormick, the balletic excellence he gets from his cast is athletic perfection. His productions easily rival NYC Ballet or another company. He brings sexuality to the art form, making this a decedent evening of delicious fun. Major and Richardson execute jaw-dropping displays that made this production exquisite. Redmond makes us care for this bull with a softer side...The inventive costumes and the mood setting lighting design by are perfection.”
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