Already closed | 1h 10m | East Village

Naked Brazilian (FringeNYC)

From 11 member reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Clever, Delightful

About the show

Part of FringeNYC: Struggling against his father’s wishes to become a lawyer, a young man journeys from Rio to NYC to make a case for his own destiny. More…

Categories: Comedy, Solo Show, Local. From Gustavo Pace. Written by Gustavo Pace. Directed by Stephen Brown-Fried. 

FROM THE ARTIST:
Struggling against his father’s wishes to become a lawyer, a young man journeys from Rio to NYC to make a case for his own destiny.

1h 10m | Already closed | 64E4 MAINSTAGE (East Village)

Member Reviews (11)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Clever, Delightful
93
Avg Score

73
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if you like funny, cleverly written one man shows performed by a truly gifted actor.

Don't see it if you take the title or poster literally and your prurient instincts are aroused. Only half of the title is correct - he is Brazilian.

91
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if It's amazing

Don't see it if Don't be stupid just go.

99
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Clever, Enchanting

See it if Fun

Don't see it if Don't miss it

100
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Absorbing, Quirky

See it if You enjoy a good laugh and some international flavor!

Don't see it if You don't like one-person shows.

100
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if want to hear a good, compelling and entertaining story.

Don't see it if you are anti-immigrant.

100
Ambitious, Hilarious, Refreshing, Clever, Delightful

See it if You love watching a performer command the stage with fully

Don't see it if If you dont like to laugh

100
Great acting, Must see, Original, Riveting, Funny

See it if you're looking for a brilliant actor who acts with truth and emotion and is able to involve the audience with his stories.

Don't see it if you're looking for superficial shows or sand-up comedies that don't make you think or feel moved.

100
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if you like one-man shows

Don't see it if you don't like one-man shows

95
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Resonant

See it if You like solo shows with personal messages and good acting.

Don't see it if You don't like solo shows!

100
Enchanting, Funny, Great acting, Refreshing, Resonant

See it if You like original work with athentic people earnestly trying to tell a story.

Don't see it if You don't care about other people's lives or curious about other people

100
Must see, Great acting, Entertaining, Resonant, Delightful

See it if you're into a one-man show that holds your attention from start to finish, with extraordinary acting that transitions between comedy & drama

Don't see it if you don't want to get moved by an amazing story that resonates with a lot of people.


August 15th, 2016
“A sugary but not a very compelling one-hour presentation...Writer Gustavo Pace is the handsome, youthful and animated performer of this autobiographical exploration...It's an amiable and passable performance that’s heavy on volume and shaky on intelligibility...The show never really transcends t...
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August 20th, 2016
"Pace has a fun, joyous optimism that practically bursts out of his chest, and it is impossible not to like him from the moment he walks on stage. It is that same unapologetic, naïve optimism that causes many of Pace’s problems throughout the events of the play...Pace’s love of his work and of li...
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August 16th, 2016
"'Naked Brazilian' comes across as a lightweight fairy tale as told by an eager fourteen-year old and not an adult tale of sacrifice and pain. Certainly Pace had difficulties, but they are all presented as comedy bits, the problems just rolling off his back...Pace means well and is earnest to a f...
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August 14th, 2016
"Pace deftly morphs from one to another in the blink of an eye, captivating his audience and keeping the life train chugging along at a comfortable pace. His inexhaustible energy, charming presence and impeccable timing all help to achieve his dream of 'just entertaining others.' Unfortunately, t...
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