Interactive theater (which may or may not be the technical name of this sort of show) has become extremely popular in NYC. First, there was Sleep No More, based on Macbeth–which I have wanted to attend for 2 years and will attend eventually. It’s really expensive and I’ve heard you either hate it or love it; if I’m spending that much on the experience, I’ve already decided I’m going to love it, regardless of whether I actually do. Then She Fell is another one, based on Lewis Carroll’s works–even more expensive and “intimate,” and, if we can trust the reviews, incredible.
Pretty soon there will probably be even more, and I wouldn’t be surprised if eventually there was a show based on Frankenstein, where the audience is limited to one, and you are trapped in a room with Frankenstein’s monster, and your goal is to find a way out before the monster kills you. And it costs $5,000 to attend.
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