SCUM NYC Reviews and Tickets

(22 Ratings)
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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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14 Reviews | 1 Follower
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

13 Reviews | 11 Followers
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
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

4 Reviews | 2 Followers
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.

1 Review | 0 Followers
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.

1 Review | 0 Followers
Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Must see

See it if You want to experience some relatable people living out how their apocalyptic dreams woul ACTUALLY unfold. Everyone thinks they’ll be a hero

Don't see it if You’re sensitive to violence or witnessing people’s mental breakdowns.

1 Review | 0 Followers
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you want to experience sharp writing & strong acting supported by outstanding makeup, costumes, lighting, and sound. A very solid new play!

Don't see it if if you are offended by cursing or adult topics and only want “happily ever after.”

1 Review | 0 Followers
Ambitious, Intense, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if you want to laugh, be disturbed, and think beyond your expectations in this play that challenges humanity in clever and surprising ways.

Don't see it if you can’t handle intense violence.