Almost 1.7 million views, laughs, knowing nods and appreciative forwards later, it’s still going strong.
For our latest mission, we staged a reenactment of the first Princess Leia / Darth Vader scene from Star Wars on a New York City subway car. The white walls and sliding doors on the train reminded us of the rebel ship from the movie, and we thought it would be fun to see how people would react to a surprise appearance by the iconic characters. We spread out the actors along the train line, staging it so they would enter the right car at the right time.
Star Wars and Princess Leia aside, the joy in this theater is the focus they give to passenger reactions as the scene unfolds.
Big kudos from this side of the Internets.