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Soho Playhouse
15 Vandam Street New York City, NY 10013
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Elaine G.
27 events
17 reviews
52 stars
I wore It was very cold. Dress was mainly casual. I wore a warm coat, boots sweater and slacks..
Bill W. and Dr. Bob
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Elaine G.
27 events
17 reviews
52 stars
Best to est prior to going to event. No stores or eatery to get something. I did see full service restaurants.
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Baby Wants Candy
18 ratings
4.7 average rating
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60 events
15 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 23 2011

it was really good, and really funny, it's the 2nd time we've seen them, and it's been great each time. best improv i've seen in nyc

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11 events
8 reviews
7 stars
attended Apr 02 2011

This musical improv is great entertainment and a must for any NY visit!

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9 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 08 2011

I took my 21 year old nephew to see this and he enjoyed it— so that's already worthwhile.
We sat behind the the band, which added to the experience. Great fun, hilarious at times, and very talented group of performers.
Did they really create...continued

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Check out a sample reel of Baby Wants Candy.
“Truly amazing … A musical is a complicated balancing act, and these gifted actors make it look effortless.” —The New York Times (Critic’s Pick)


BWC has featured several notable performers, including Rachel Dratch and Seth Meyers of Saturday Night Live, Stephnie Weir of MADtv, Nicole Parker of _MADtv _and the Broadway show Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me, Peter Gwinn of The Colbert Report, Jack McBrayer of 30 Rock, Al Samuels and Kevin Fleming of Sports Action Team, Garry W. Tallent of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Mark Pender of The Max Weinberg 7 and Bruce Springsteen and the Seeger Sessions Band, and Johnny Pisano of the Jesse Malin Band and the Marky Ramone Band.

This show contains adult language and content, and is recommended for ages 15 and older. Parental discretion is advised.

About the Ticket Supplier: SoHo Playhouse

Under the new management of Darren Lee Cole and Faith Mulvihill, the newly renovated SoHo Playhouse continues to serve the downtown theater community as an historic 199 seat Off Broadway venue. The Huron Club below is an intimate 55 seat cabaret and bar steeped in the history of Old New York.

The SoHo Playhouse stands on land that was once Richmond Hill, a colonial mansion that served as headquarters for General George Washington and later home to Aaron Burr. Purchased from Burr in 1817, the land was then developed into federalist-style row houses by fur magnate John Jacob Astor.

15 Van Dam Street, was designated at the Huron Club, a popular meeting house and night club for the Democratic Party. The turn of the century brought the Tammany Hall machine to the Huron Club. Prominent regulars included “Battery” Dan Finn and the infamous Jimmy “Beau James” Walker, known as “The night Mayor” due to his predilection for jazz clubs and chorus girls.

The main floor was transformed into a theater in the 1920’s, and in the 60’s operated as the Village South, home to Playwrights Unit Workshop under the direction of Edward Albee. It was on this stage that Mr. Albee produced many first works of Terrance Mcnally, John Guare, Lanford Wilson, Sam Shephard, AR Gurney and Leroi Jones.