The Koan of Seymour
Closed 1h 15m
The Koan of Seymour
93

The Koan of Seymour NYC Reviews and Tickets

93%
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Members say
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Original, Intelligent

About the Show

In IRT's new play, Seymour’s fellow comedians gather to mourn his passing. As the evening progresses, truths are revealed, lies are invented, and Seymour may have one last surprise.

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Member Reviews (2)

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Clever, Great writing, Intelligent, Funny, Original

See it if You are a fan of clever banter, good twists and turns, and like to be entertained.

Don't see it if You dislike offensive language or bawdy humor.

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Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Quirky, Funny

See it if You want a light & fun show with great actors, you are intrigued by stand-up comedians like Andy Kaufman, you like shows under 80 min.

Don't see it if You find stand-up comedians uninteresting.

Critic Reviews (1)

Stage Buddy
September 15th, 2016

"So much of the plot is left, brilliantly, to the imagination...Thanks to spot-on casting and solid acting, one feels like real-life comics are onstage...Bennet would do his actors a favor by remaining a bit strict with pacing and caution towards energy-deflating physicality...Perhaps in future stages of this play, one may have the chance to spend more time with this elusive character, Seymour. Such artists as he is based on deserve an even deeper appreciation."
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