Abby Sees Shows

New York City | 25-34 | Female
About:  Noted theatre nerd. Has traveled to other countries to see shows, setting a dangerous precedent.
Reviews (10)
88
Resonant, Relevant, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like immersive performances of classic shows that resonate today.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of Cabaret or want to see something fun and uplifting.

Also I was familiar with Cabaret, but had never seen the entire show staged... Read more Read less

85
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Charming, Fluffy, Cute, Funny, Great staging

See it if You enjoy cute shows with a focus on relationships and female friendship, that still deal with real life problems, but with jokes throughout

Don't see it if You don't like the music of Sara Bareilles or are uncomfortable with sexual innuendoes and the discussion of abusive/toxic relationships

93
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Classic, Refreshing

See it if You like shows about female friendship and catchy scores.

Don't see it if You don't like the Wizard of Oz as a starting premise.

75
Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if You like shows that focus on relationships and have unique staging. There is not a bad seat for this show.

Don't see it if You don't want to see an at times emotionally-draining show.

94
Great staging, Epic, Intense, Classic, Great singing

See it if You like emotional shows with powerful scores.

Don't see it if You don't like long shows, and/or don't like it when the entire show is sung.

85
Indulgent, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You loved the Moulin Rouge movie or love good choreography and a pop score.

Don't see it if You didn't like the Moulin Rouge movie or don't care for a poppy soundtrack.

Also Moulin Rouge was a fun time, very entertaining. I didn't really see mu... Read more Read less

85
The Crucible
Midtown W
Great acting, Gritty, Intense, Great staging

See it if you enjoy contemporary settings for classic plays and an intensely acted show.

Don't see it if you don't want to see a longer, rather dark show.

99
Exquisite, Great acting, Great staging, Resonant, Masterful

See it if You want to see an inclusive show that is innovative in every way. It is a must-see revival in the new relevance it gives to the show.

Don't see it if You don't like shows that deal with "adult" themes like suicide, sexual abuse, and abortion.

96
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Original, Delightful

See it if You love musical theatre, Shakespeare, or both. It's a clever show that leaves you smiling and keeps you laughing throughout.

Don't see it if You don't like light-hearted shows.

98
For a previous production
Original, Relevant, Resonant, Clever, Must see

See it if You love original musicals with poppy scores and innovative use of technology.

Don't see it if You don't like shows like Next to Normal that deal with real-life issues or that integrate technology and social media.