Venue Details

77 Star Starred
Players Theatre
At Minetta Lane 115 MacDougal Street New York City, NY 10012
212-475-1449
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Member Tips

JulieC
Very casual
info Feb 14 2011 star this tip starred
JulieC
Easiest is to take subway
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JulieC
None available
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Mimi NYC
No need to eat. The show is engrossing.
info Feb 15 2011 star this tip starred
Mimi NYC
Try not to dress too bulky - seats are small and seating is tight.
info Feb 15 2011 star this tip starred
yinapm
The area has nice restaurants around.
info Feb 23 2011 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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15 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 24 2011

This was truly the worst show I've ever seen in my life. It was a 90 minute monologue, a saga telling that contained nothing extraordinary or especially interesting in... continued

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39 reviews
20 stars
attended Feb 25 2011

The show wasn't bad or anything, I just felt the humor didn't really resonate with me. I like and can appreciate toilet humor, but I didn't find there to be any wit... continued

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 17 2011

What a great experience! Wonderfully written show, super funny, in a small intimate setting (only about 25 seats in the whole theater). He is a fantastic actor and... continued

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More Information

Website

http://theaccidentalpervert.com/

Quotes & Highlights

“Goffman has to be given credit for going where few have gone before, and applying humor to a life situation that we can all identify with, even if we ordinarily keep it secret.” -offbroadwayworld.com
“Goffman does a thorough job of breaking it down for us in a strangely wholesome, earnest, innocent way.” -nytheatre.com
“Engaging” —theatermania.com

Description

By Andrew Goffman

Directed by Charles Messina

Extended for a second time, The Accidental Pervert is a critically acclaimed story about an innocent boy who accidentally discovers his father’s secret collection of XXX-rated video tapes. Goodbye innocence. Hello hilarious off-Broadway show.

On his odyssey to manhood, Andrew Goffman takes his audience on a very funny and self-deprecating journey into a world of video vixens, X-rated fantasies, and really dirty movies with no redeeming value whatsoever. He found the tapes at age 11. The addiction controlled him until he was 26 — the year he met his wife.__ __