After hit runs in NYC and Edinburgh, Peter Michael Marino's fully improvised solo show enjoys an encore run at Under St. Marks. More…
After years of performing his solo shows around the world, Marino grew weary of writing and memorizing them. So he's decided to just show up and create one on the spot. The audience will be the subject of this socially anxious experiment that both spoofs and celebrates the solo show genre. All you have to do is show up.
See it if Talented improv artist takes personal experiences from the audience and creates an impromptu story around them. Funny and surprising.
Don't see it if He follows a script telling his personal background before he gets to the more creative part of the show.
See it if you don't care about production values and want to see an intelligent man with interesting ideas.
Don't see it if you want to see high end theatre.
Also The secret to life is to show up, to not be lazy
See it if Great Improv's choice! The actor is highly energetic + experienced.He shows total control by fitting the words picked earlier into his piece
Don't see it if You don't like improv
See it if YOU LIKE IMPROMPTU, UNIQUE, NEW EACH EVENING. UNUSUAL FOR THEATRE TO CHANGE EACH DAY SO IT IS A TREAT. ENTERTAINING.
Don't see it if IT IS SCARCASTIC, SPOOFING ON EVERYTHING, ONE MAN SHOW. HE IS TALENTED BUT IT CAN GET SILLY AND CRAZY SO BE PREPARED. NOT A SHOW FOR EVEYONE
See it if You love being surprised, improv, audience participation, smart, funny performers. Every show is "one night only."
Don't see it if You want to know what the show is about before you go. It's a different show every night.
See it if you want to see a master entertainer show you HOW IT IS DONE! You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll help create the show!
Don't see it if you have a heart of stone and don't care about important things like art and feelings.
See it if you want unique entertainment. No two shows are the same.
Don't see it if audience participation shows scare you. Though this one is mild by comparison.
See it if You like something completely unique. This is a solo show unlike anything you've seen before. Improv with a twist - the audience star in it!
Don't see it if You don't want to be entertained, involved, or have a show written about you and the rest of the audience! You will be the center of it all!
See it if You want a unique theater experience like nothing you've ever been a part of.
Don't see it if You don't like solo performances.
See it if you want a glimpse into the world of creating a show and to see a master improviser at work.
Don't see it if you are looking for a book show or a linear story line.
See it if I was moved by the people of Gander and their selflessness to total strangers
Don't see it if You don't like a true story
See it if you have a beating heart, a curious mind, and a sense of humor. You are ready for a peek into the mind of that guy who doesn't pot luck.
Don't see it if you don't like solo shows
See it if You like to see a performer with the courage to think on his feet, who is candid about his flaws, and relates to the audience.
Don't see it if If you need to see traditional, structured work. This isn't that. It's candid and improv driven.
See it if You want to see a unique theatrical experience that is never the same twice and if you are ready to be moved by the human experience.
Don't see it if You only like scripted plays and you aren't interested in something different.
See it if You love talented performers who are brave and brilliant.
Don't see it if You just had mouth surgery and are not supposed to smile and laugh out loud.
See it if You want a complete send-up and homage to solo performance. Also if you need to feel a little closer to the world.
Don't see it if Ehhhh
See it if You are socially anxious or love improv. Also if you have one free hour, and love to laugh!
Don't see it if No reason not to see it. Just. Do. It.
See it if You appreciate creativity and cleverness on the fly, you like to laugh.
Don't see it if You're a one-man or one-woman show and take yourself too seriously.
See it if You've seen a lot of solo shows in your day. Peter takes the basic structure and turns it on its head, making it fun and unique every time
Don't see it if You hate laughing, or have had a perfect life and nothing to contribute- it is audience participation based