Game show show
3.8 / 5 Rated by 18 members
Review from Steve Leibson
45 events 22 reviews

The Guggenheims (Shannon, Scott, and Stephen) bought this old domed theater from Century so they could put on live shows. "Thanks for Playing..." is their latest original live musical and it is a kick for anyone who spent way too much time in the...continued

reviewed May 13 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 1 review

The show was very entertaining, Since it was only the second showing there was of course room for improvement, however I always like seeing a show at the beginning and then attending a few months later to see how the actors turn it into their own....continued

reviewed May 05 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Mikayla
16 events 10 reviews

We really enjoyed the premier performance of "Thanks for Playing ...The Game Show Show". It was fast-paced, the music was great, and the performers were excellent. We did feel that the sound was a bit loud for the size of the theater, but all...continued

reviewed May 13 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sharon L.
22 events 9 reviews

Fun, high-energy, clever lyrics - especially fun if you grew up on games shows, like I did. Treat yourself to a fun night out at the Retrodome!

reviewed May 04 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Corinne Kason
17 events 7 reviews

Sorry, not one of my favorite shows. The second act did pick up but we almost left at intermission as the first act was a bit tedious and fragmented. I did really enjoy one or two of the performers however. Kudos to Breigh Finnerty and the many...continued

reviewed Jun 02 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from AndyDaniel
14 events 6 reviews

I saw this performance on opening night. The concept is really novel - it's about the game shows of the 60s and 70s, and we watch a game show struggling to get (and stay) on the air during the live TV era. As they use a few audience members...continued

reviewed May 04 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
13 events 5 reviews

Left at intermission. Just was too long.

reviewed May 12 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
14 events 5 reviews

The music was OK and the performers sang well but I find the story line boring and found myself sleepy on several parts of the show comsidering this is a musical comedy. I don't even understand how the game was played. It was quite confusing when...continued

reviewed May 13 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
11 events 4 reviews

The show was a marvelous idea and having seen all of the various game shows in my earlier years, I could appreciate it all. The singing and choreography was so well done and it was a terrific time in the theater.

I give the show 5 stars, but...continued

reviewed May 27 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Infinite Radiance
21 events 4 reviews

The singing was spectacular. Though in Act One, I nodded off several times, Act Two kept me totally alert and engaged.

reviewed Oct 14 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Becky
77 events 4 reviews

It was funny and the singing was excellent.

reviewed Oct 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Janet Anthony Mazzetta
24 events 3 reviews

too corny for my taste...

reviewed May 12 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
10 events 3 reviews

The event was "ok". I have to say that the singning was really good. I found the play a bit long. I guess, I expected it to be funnier. Would I recommend it?...I'm not sure. Nothing related to the play, but in the Retro Dome, I was freezing. ...continued

reviewed Oct 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from KPS
10 events 2 reviews

Good talent on stage but not Bored by the script. Left at intermission.

reviewed May 12 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

I had the greatest time at the Retro Dome Friday night. What a fun place. The staff is so friendly and loving. When I arrived for the Game Show there were people dressed up to quote along with Ghostbusters. I plan to come back and check out the...continued

reviewed Oct 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

I had the privelege of attending The Game Show Show the other night. It was a wonderful experience! The retro, kitschy venue is beautiful and really sets up the happy, quirky mood the second you walk in the door. The musical is a brand new show...continued

reviewed Oct 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 1 review

Up until recently I lived in New York so I had plenty of opportunities to see theatre, particularly new works. I was often surprised by how lacking many of the new shows in NY were in content. (And let me tell you, there's a musical now about...continued

reviewed Oct 19 2012 report as inappropriate