Critical Reaction

Critical Reaction

"Exhuming 'Young Frankenstein,' his classic comic caper from 1974, [Mel Brooks] finds it a fresh pulse in musical theater...the new form adds a whole other layer of fun. Alongside the hunchbacked servants and pitchfork-wielding villagers, Brooks’ own score chucks in torch songs and high-kicking chorus lines."

- Variety

"It offers an evening of gloriously impure fun."

The Guardian

"If you want a bawdy, uproarious belly laugh that’s done out of pure love for the genres that it parodys, this is a show that delivers in spades."

Radio Times