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Address: 210 W 50th ST, Snapple Theater, New York City, NY 10019
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time to retire this show

we couldn't get TKTS to a show that we wanted and thought we would give this show a look. It's been around 30+ years. Although the show has been updated, and the actors did a... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Statesville, NC

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Worst. Play. Ever. Not even worth 50% off tickets. Dated set and dated actress. Time to retire both. Hopefully you are checking this before you go...and decide NOT to go.

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Cherokee, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

We wanted very much to like this play, but found it confusing. The energy of the actors was lacking in this long running play. They talked too fast and sometimes with voices too soft to follow. Of course, you are supposed to puzzle out the mystery as it is revealed over time, but at the end, unless you have really... More 

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Garden City Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

There are 4 actors. They all are terrific in their characters. Good story. Fast moving, so you have to pay attention to every word or you miss the plot.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Well past its sell by date. Difficult to find anything good or positive to say about this play. Would be better off watching paint dry. Honest guys- is this the best you can do?

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Clark, New Jersey
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I can't believe this show keeps going. How sad that some unsuspecting souls wander into this theater expecting to be entertained. It is positively dreadful in every respect. I think it should be against the law to subject people to this. They should be ashamed to take money for the tickets!!!!

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Hudson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Loved The Perfect Crime! Small intimate theater, funny, and yet suspenseful and forces you to think a little. We talked about it for several hours while figuring out all the angles during dinner. Great way to experience NY theater without the big price-tag!

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Statesville, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

we couldn't get TKTS to a show that we wanted and thought we would give this show a look. It's been around 30+ years. Although the show has been updated, and the actors did a decent job, it was just not very good. Don't waste your money. Go shopping

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CONNECTICUT
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a small theater, (maybe an old grammar school auditorium??) I went at the last minute, (49$ TKTS booth ticket), and I really enjoyed myself! I got a center, first front row seat. I had my feet on the stage! Lead actress is a powerhouse of Witchy-tornado-SNOB...so hilarious! The 4 person cast is simply amazing! Good story with a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Worst play I have seen, ever. More than half the audience walked out at the intermission. I was jealous of the folks on either side who fell asleep. Spare yourself, and watch out for hustlers near the tiks booth who recommend this play. Fairly sure they get a cut off the sales.

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Hilliard, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My wife likes murder mysteries and we both enjoyed this play. The theater was intimate and the acting was good. The plot kept you guessing on the outcome.

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