Lulu XX NYC Reviews and Tickets

77%
(19 Reviews)
Positive
79%
Mixed
21%
Negative
0%
Members say
Clever, Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Quirky, Confusing

About the Show

Inspired by German playwright Frank Wedekind's timeless female protagonist, this world premiere cross-media performance challenges the idolatry and misogyny of the male gaze in artistic representation of women.

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Member Reviews (19)

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942 Reviews | 225 Followers
79
Edgy, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if Great staging! Well done play noir about a woman in different life situations. Great acting. An edgy play that keeps you interested. 50 min

Don't see it if Has a lot of violent themes to it. If you want a cheerful play.

765 Reviews | 212 Followers
79
Thought-provoking, Quirky, Entertaining, Great staging, Clever

See it if you'd like grand staging with great lighting and visual projections on which a series of themes are portrayed by 1 actress with a few props.

Don't see it if you are looking for a play - this is performance art, impeccably carried out by the technicians and an energetic performer.

741 Reviews | 121 Followers
76
Mixed media, Great staging, Quirky, Performance art, Ambitious

See it if you are curious about performance art. This is as good as it gets - mixed media dedicated imagery in service to an idea. Exquisite costumes

Don't see it if you expect a play - no plot, little dialog, short duration,

668 Reviews | 155 Followers
88
Referential, Brilliantly designed, Great performance, Eye-popping, Cross-media

See it if you’d like a sharp, episodic “cross-media” contemporization of a notorious 20th century femme fatale so the woman herself now sets the terms

Don't see it if you’re looking for a standard drama, or a straight update of Wedekind’s Lulu plays. Read more

597 Reviews | 121 Followers
80
Feld like watch noir film shorts, Great staging, Clever, Great acting, Edgy

See it if Edgy, fast pace, with each short alittle violent. Its sexy and powerful but all end deadly.

Don't see it if Not Standard drama, not for everyone, has strong flashlight one part.

333 Reviews | 87 Followers
83
Thought-provoking, Terrific sharp, edgy design, Great visuals, sound and lighting, Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if You're up for a visually striking, inventively designed production; terrific use of lights/sound/setting and atmosphere creating A+ images.

Don't see it if Expecting narrative or a modern update of Wedekind or Pandora's Box; an empowered, visually edgy Lulu, but an ultimately modest and prim one Read more

199 Reviews | 124 Followers
69
Dizzying, Confusing, Quirky, Raunchy, Great staging

See it if Experimental & surreal; strong female soloist; artsy devices; spacious seating area

Don't see it if Know little about “Lulu”; expect a STORY; loud gunshot & strong flashlight; more like a installation at MoMA

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183 Reviews | 58 Followers
78
Confusing, Edgy, Exquisite, Ambitious

See it if into the experimental and visually inclined

Don't see it if if you NEED a plot Read more

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