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Perfect Crime

210 W 50th St, Snapple Theater, New York City, NY 10019-6709
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Don't waste your money even if you get half-price

The theater was 1/3 full. A warning? I think I would like to read this play and see if it might... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alison522016
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Bangor, Maine
Amazing play! Go see it

The play was truly amazing. Got me interested from the beginning until the end. Lots of details to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Macarena T
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1 week ago
“Don't waste your money even if you get half-price”
23 Dec 2016
“3 minutes in and I knew I was in trouble...”
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210 W 50th St, Snapple Theater, New York City, NY 10019-6709
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The theater was 1/3 full. A warning? I think I would like to read this play and see if it might work as a community theater piece. I know actresses who could be more diabolical and sensuous. This cast was phoning it in, marking the...More

Thank alison522016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The play was truly amazing. Got me interested from the beginning until the end. Lots of details to understand the twist on the plot which was interesting and fun. Recommend it. Great actors, storyline and scenography. Go see it!

Thank Macarena T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you read the other reviews they are mostly accurate. The acting isn't as bad as some of the reviews indicate The plot is confusing, even when the whole thing is unraveled things just don't make any sense. Also, once the whole plot is revealed...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My mom and I are avid Agatha Christie readers and have seen The Mousetrap in London. There are few crime writers we haven't read between the two of us so this should have been right up our alley. The writing isn't great, the dialogue was...More

2  Thank Kenzi H
Reviewed 7 March 2017

How is it possible that this play is still running after 30 years. Confusing plot - don't know who done it and don't care .

3  Thank Mair T
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Tickets should never be available by TKTS. What a rip off. The guy helping outside TKTS claimed it was a great "murder mystery, appropriate for kids 11 and up." One of our kids (14) fell asleep. The acting is awful, the plot is worse. The...More

2  Thank irish34nd
Reviewed 21 February 2017

we could not get half price tickets for the show we wanted, so we chose Perfect Crime. What could be bad about a show compared to "The Mousetrap" and running on Broadway for many years? Well, absolutely everything! They started 15 minutes late. There was...More

2  Thank Albert B
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We love crime stories and thus got the tickets. Afterwards I saw lots of negative reviews and "warned" my husband before the show. But we both were VERY positively surprised: Yes, there were lots of facts given to you in the beginning which you had...More

Thank LoveOfMagic
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Don't go expecting all singing and dancing musical, this is off-broadway. This play is almost all dialogue driven. A clever who-done-it. Very good performances from actors who have honed there craft over many years and have excellent chemistry on stage. It's not perfect though. Slightly...More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

If my comments here can save just one person from wasting two precious hours as I did last night, my life will not have been lived in vain. I've seen a lot of theatre, some not so good, some downright awful. This show set a...More

6  Thank gmorgan4
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iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
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