BABY WANTS CANDY begins with the cast asking the audience for a suggestion of a musical that has never been performed before. The first title that the group hears becomes the title and theme for that evening's 60 minute show. Each performance is it's own opening and closing night, and by design every show is completely unique and a once-in-a-lifetime premiere.
BABY WANTS CANDY has performed over 1,800 completely improvised musicals to thousands of fans from New York to Singapore to Scotland. The production has just returned from a smash hit engagement at the Assembly at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Leicester Square Theatre in London. Currently Baby Wants Candy is running in Chicago at the Apollo Theater and touring.
Musical Director: Dan Wessels
"CRITICS' PICK! TRULY AMAZING!" -The New York Times
THEY ARE AN ENTERTAINMENT PHENOMENON AND I AM IN AWE OF THEIR TALENT! - The Scotsman
"The show is a testament to the quality of the improvisers, apparently never going for the simple option, they achieve witty, clever gags!" - What's On Stage
WINNER: 6 STARS BOBBY AWARD - Broadway Baby
"BABY WANTS CANDY IS THE REMEDY TO ALL THOSE BROADWAY WOES!" - Out Magazine
"IT'S PRETTY DAMN BRILLIANT, IT'S PRETTY DAMN HILARIOUS, AND IT WAS MADE UP ON THE SPOT!" - The Huffington Post
BEST VISITING COMEDY! - TimeOut NY
"DON'T MISS! BABY WANTS CANDY IS ONE OF THOSE SHOWS ALL AUDIENCES ASPIRE TO SEE MORE THAN ONCE!" - TimeOut Chicago
"CONSISTENTLY FUNNY AND CROWD PLEASING!" - Chicago Sun Times
"HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!" - The Onion