Here's How to Get Darren Criss to Kiss You During 'Hedwig & the Angry Inch' on Broadway

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Rebecca Naomi Jones and Darren Criss onstage during Broadway's "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" at Belasco Theatre on April 29, 2015 in New York City.  

Much like Cats, one of the most memorable parts of Broadway's production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch is when Hedwig descends into the audience to bless one lucky theatergoer with a kiss (or in the case of Neil Patrick Harris, a full-on make out session) during "Sugar Daddy."

In case you're wondering how you can catch the attention of Darren Criss (aka Hedwig the 5th) when he makes his move for the in-crowd smooch, use the oldest trick in the book: Play hard to get.

Darren Criss Offers Terrifying 'Hedwig' Makeup Tutorial

"Sometimes if there's something particularly stand-outish about somebody [I'll kiss them]," Criss told Vulture. "Sometimes, maybe someone's not paying attention. That'll get you in trouble!" So while we're not telling you to check your cell phone or yawn cartoonishly loud during Hedwig, we're just saying, it might help your chances.

Darren Criss recently stopped by the Billboard studios to put Hedwig makeup on writer Jason Lipshutz. It didn't end up all that successfully (Criss readily admitted he didn't know what he was doing), but you can watch his attempt here. 


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