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Elektra Theatre

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Off Off Broadway

The Elektra is an Off Broadway theater that shows little snippets of live theater that can be... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
LollysLook
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New York City, New York
The Video Games Show

As a Hunger Games fan I had to see this parody. The show was a lot of fun, the bar reasonably... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Cassysj
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Brooklyn, New York
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16 Feb 2018
“Off Off Broadway”
8 Jan 2018
“Not vey good”
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

The Elektra is an Off Broadway theater that shows little snippets of live theater that can be explained as Off Off Broadway shows. They are short fun little experiences.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This play really wasn't worth it. We didn't find it very funny, perhaps you need to be local to enjoy it. We are huge Harry Potter fans and we felt it just trivialized a really good story. The theatre was freezing cold, we had to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank KerryG1350
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This play was very much "off-Broadway" as it appeared very low-budget and somewhat more like a high school performance made up of a cast of friends just having a good time, than a professional performance, but I still laughed and had a good time. However,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

As a Hunger Games fan I had to see this parody. The show was a lot of fun, the bar reasonably priced. The play was interactive with Twitter and glow sticks so it's different on multiple viewings. I really had a good time.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Cassysj
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Cannot find a review section specifically for Puffs the Play, so I'll add it here! If you love, or even kinda like the Harry Potter world, then you need to see this play. It is a great spoof/parody/take off on all 7 years that a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Fast moving and fun. Bonus that you even learn from it. Great for all ages. Audience participation. Seems like a magic show but explains how these things can actually happen.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Holly M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very off beat theater. Expect a different fun relaxed atmosphere. A Bar is located inside with interesting reasonable priced drinks. No need to dress up. Took my tween grand children to see Puffs. They loved it !!!!! The theatre is small so all seats are...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank moonchild47
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We saw "That Physics Show" at the Elektra Theater today. The show was great. It was about 1hr 40minutes long, but we hardly noticed the time passing. The show consisted of a number of funny and interesting demonstrations of the laws of physics in action....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This is considered an off Broadway show. My wife is a school teacher and said they have such science shows available for free. Thought show was pitched to grade school kids but priced for adults. Would not recommend for adults looking for shows while in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank artman80906
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I bought groupon tickets for That Physics Show for my two daughters, 5 and 7. The Elektra Theatre is on the second floor of an old building that was clearly not intended to be a theatre when it was built. The dark stairs and corridors...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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I took my ten and 14 year old grandchildren to a 8pm show of Puffs . They really enjoyed it.! It's not for very young kids but teens and tweens will enjoy it and can handle a couple of cuss words they have all heard before... More
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