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How I Became A Superhero

ensemble theatre · the broadwater second stage · Ages 8+ · world premiere · 40 mins to 55 mins · United States of America

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ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 15, 2019
tagged as: tongue in cheek · funny
Overall I enjoyed the narrative of cishet-white-dude-who-thinks-he-can-change-the-world-while-still-being-complicit-in-capitalism-gets-his-ass-handed-to-him-by-the-reality-that-all-of-our-real-life-heroes-are-disappointing-at-best-and-nefarious-at-worst. The actors all seemed to be enjoying themselves and there was a genuine air about them all. In classic superhero movie fashion, there was even an end credits scene. This show is enjoyable and funny, tongue in cheek and self aware. ... full review
IAN KAYE certified reviewer June 18, 2019
tagged as: ordinary guy · Courage · hero
A theatrical one act parody of a tropey super hero movie where no one has super powers. It has some really good moments with good character acting and clever bits of dialog. I found it enjoyable and an easy watch and I thought the overall quirky tone the writer established seemed to translate well with the casts performance of it. Reminded me a bit of the movie Kick-ass. Good show, go see it!... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 17, 2019
tagged as: original · relevant · fun
Takent, laughter, lessons & fun special effects make for an entertaining show.... full review
BOB LEGGETT indie voice blog certified reviewer June 17, 2019
tagged as: ensemble · comedy · superheroes
The show paid homage to the MCU, complete with cartoon intros to each scene and a post-credits final scene. The show is hilarious in that it does not take itself too seriously. Every cast member turned in amazing performances, making this one of the “must see” shows of HFF19, especially if you are a Marvel fan. ... full review
KELLEY PIERRE certified reviewer June 17, 2019
tagged as: funny · adorable · CUTE · comedy · heroes
This was so dang cute. And not patronizingly cute- just intentionally, lovingly CUTE. ... full review
PATRICK CHAVIS la theatre bites certified reviewer June 17, 2019
tagged as: Super Hero
6.9 out of 10 - It Needs Work! www.latheatrebites.com to learn more click on the link. http://latheatrebites.com/hollywood-fringe-2019-how-i-became-a-superhero-the-broadwater-review/... full review
ENCI BOX better lemons certified reviewer June 16, 2019
A hilarious journey of a power couple who fight the bad man, who wants to control all humans. The show started with a bang and it was non-stop fun, not just for the audience but also for the performers, who at one point couldn't stop from laughing themselves. Love shows where nobody takes themselves too seriously and where everyone has a ball together as a team! Go and see this show! You won't regret it! ... full review
SHARI BARRETT broadway world los angeles certified reviewer June 16, 2019
tagged as: comedy · Super Hero
Funny but a bit uneven at times. But there were lots of moments that inspired laughter, especially when the Super Hero appeared on his pink tutu for the first time. Be sure to stay for the scenes following the credits.... full review
JASON SCHOENFELD certified reviewer June 15, 2019
tagged as: quirky · CUTE · charming · funny
Charming, funny, and made use of the space with fun special effects, costumes, and action. Really felt like I was watching a comic book unfolding on stage.... full review
CHI LE certified reviewer June 15, 2019
tagged as: campy · fun
Fun to watch! Clever with poking fun at lots of little superhero tropes with the transitions with some great writing from Daly. Jack De Sanz performance was a standout for me. Hilarious as literally any part? I could watch Benny or that passerby ALL DAY! ... full review

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