The Underlying Chris
Witness a celebration of individuality and differences, in Will Eno’s life-affirming story of how a person comes into their identity. Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon, The Underlying Chris promises to be a hit at Broadway!
Why Watch The Underlying Chris
Director Kenny Leon is often regarded as one of the leading directors at Broadway, and The Underlying Chris brilliantly captures how even the tiniest moments can have a profound impact on our lives. A career spanning more than 30 years, Leon has been at the helm of some of the most well-known plays to showcase on Broadway, including A Raisin in the Sun, Holler If Ya Hear Me, Aida, and Two Trains Running.
The playwright, Will Eno is a Pulitzer Prize finalist, Obie Award and Drama Desk Award winner, and is well-known for his sharp-witted works. His story of a person who grows into their identity is completely relatable. Featuring characters across all age groups, there is something for everyone to relate to. Leon’s crisp directing and a talented cast guarantees that the play will be a wild hit at Broadway!
Humans are similar to one another in almost every aspect physiologically. Each of us has two hands, two legs, two eyes, ears, a nose, and a mouth. Yet, each of us has different personalities and characters, desires and aspirations. What is it that makes each of us unique and special in our own way? Catch Will Eno’s high-spirited story about how even the smallest incidents can have a butterfly effect on our lives.
First Time Broadway Goers | Lovers of Dramas
Know Before You Go
Photography and recording devices are strictly prohibited during the performance.
The show is recommended for adults.
Assistive Hearing System
Tony Kiser Theatre has a seating capacity of 296.
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theatre is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
Strict Cancellation Policy
This experience cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.
Your e-tickets can be exchanged for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the theater.
- By Subway:
Take subway services N, Q, R, or W and get off at Times Sq - 42nd St. Alternatively, you could also take lines S, 7, 1, 2, or 3 and get off at the same station. The theatre is less than a 5-minute walk from both stations.