SCUM NYC Reviews and Tickets

97%
(22 Reviews)
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Members say
Intense, Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant

About the Show

Four Nerds. One Apocalypse. Game Over. Set five years in the future, this world premiere play asks: what are the games we play to survive? And in the midst of an apocalyptic war, what does it mean to win?

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13 Reviews | 12 Followers
95
Ambitious, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if you want to be among the first to see a new play by an exciting playwright who challenges our expectations.

Don't see it if you have a weak stomach Read more

10 Reviews | 0 Followers
90
Absorbing, Clever, Dizzying, Intense

See it if you’re a fan of the horror/thriller genre that pushes its characters past their breaking point, and then some.

Don't see it if You have a fear of enclosed spaces, bodily fluids/blood, or anxiety from an impending nuclear war. Read more

5 Reviews | 1 Follower
100
Absorbing, Great acting, Funny, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy intense plays and post-apocalyptic fiction

Don't see it if You don't like violence

4 Reviews | 2 Followers
95
Absorbing, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Quirky

See it if you enjoy seeing new and exciting works written by female playwrights!

Don't see it if you can't handle plot twists or high pressure situations.

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
92
Clever, Edgy, Relevant, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You want something new

Don't see it if You’re looking for a fun, light evening

1 Review | 1 Follower
100
Thought-provoking, Intense, Great writing, Funny, Great acting

See it if Want an experience that leaves you with questions around your friendships, love life, betrayal, survival and what is truly important to you.

Don't see it if You have a weak stomach or are uncomfortable by very candid conversations around bodily fluids or violence.

1 Review | 0 Followers
97
Edgy, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Intense, Terrifying

See it if you want to see a terrifying vision of a nuclear apocalypse that starts as a teen sitcom and ends as something akin to Lord of the Flies.

Don't see it if if you want to leave the theater feeling happy and uplifted. This show is not for the feint of heart. Read more

1 Review | 0 Followers
100
Absorbing, Intense, Great writing, Masterful, Profound

See it if You love post apocalyptic thrillers with intense dissections of human relationships. You love realistic perspectives in realistic scenarios.

Don't see it if You have a narrow point of view on the identity of women in today’s society or have a hard time accepting hard truths about it.