Reviews: Critics Weigh in on Sam Morrison's Sugar Daddy Off-Broadway | Playbill

The Verdict Reviews: Critics Weigh in on Sam Morrison's Sugar Daddy Off-Broadway

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival hit is playing a limited run at the SoHo Playhouse.

Sam Morrison Courtesy of Sam Morrison

Sam Morrison's Sugar Daddy officially opened Off-Broadway January 19, and the reviews are rolling in.

Grappling with the death of his partner from COVID-19 in 2021, Morrison transforms his grief into humor, taking the audience on a journey of love, loss, diabetes, seagull attacks, and a few extraordinary coincidences.

Read the reviews below.

Culture Sauce (Thom)

The Daily Beast (Tim Teeman)

New York Stage Review (David Finkle)

New York Sun (Grace Bydalek)*

The New York Times (Naveen Kumar)

New York Theatre Guide (Joe Dziemianowicz)

New Yorker (Dan Stahl)

Off Off Online (Edward Karam)

Queerty (Matthew Wexler)

Talkin' Broadway (James Wilson)

Theater Scene (Tony Marinelli)

Theatrely (Juan A. Ramirez) 

*This review requires creating a free account or a paid subscription.

Playbill will continue to update this list as reviews come in.

The production began January 11 at the SoHo Playhouse, and is expected to continue through February 17.

Produced by SoHo Playhouse and co-produced by Ali Fischbein, Ryan Cunningham directs comic Morrison's solo show, previously a hit at the 2022 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Show times are Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7 PM.

For ticket information click here.

Today’s Most Popular News:

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting with your ad blocker.
Thank you!