Alli F

Brooklyn | 25-34 | Female

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Reviews (22)
100
Riveting, Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Masterful

See it if you like original musicals, you like new interpretations of Greek mythology, you like love stories

Don't see it if you don't like overly political shows

80
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you like character driven pieces, if you are interested in LGBTQ history/issues

Don't see it if you want plays that are strictly linear

50
Funny, Quirky, Fluffy, Confusing, Disappointing

See it if you like absurd humor

Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare conspiracies

Also The show was funny enough at times, but tonally all over the place. Th... Read more Read less

80
Delightful, Funny, Great staging

See it if you like musical comedies, you like optimistic musicals or stories about characters becoming better people

Don't see it if you hate musical adaptations of movies on principle, you only like classic musicals

45
Disappointing, Slow, Ambitious

See it if you're interested in Holocaust stories, especially lesser told ones

Don't see it if you want something uplifting

Also The summary of the show says it's about a girl giving lessons to a com... Read more Read less

75
Entertaining, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you like modern Shakespeare adaptations, you want to see a strong all female cast

Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare, you only want classical staging of Shakespeare, you don't like more experimental theater

Also This was an entertaining production if a little uneven. ... Read more Read less

60
Quirky, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if you enjoy vignettes; you enjoy one-woman shows

Don't see it if you prefer something plot driven; you're not a fan of one-woman shows

Also This show allowed Iris Bahr to take on multiple characters. The charac... Read more Read less

45
Cliched, Disappointing, Banal

See it if you want to support indie theater; you want to see a modern take on a classic

Don't see it if you like the original text, or at least want to see a thoughtful treatment of a classic text

Also I was really excited to see a modern staging of Antigone, which I read... Read more Read less

49
Overrated, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if you are a Glenn Close fan, you like sweeping vintage scores, you enjoy large live orchestras accompanying musicals

Don't see it if you don't like melodramas that take themselves too seriously, you're going think critically (instead of just getting swept up in the hype)

Also Usually I'm pretty good at understanding why a show is good, even if i... Read more Read less

68
Disappointing, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if you want to see two Broadway legends perform. If you like stories about ambitious, intelligent women.

Don't see it if you want an in-depth biographical musical.

Also The performances really made this. Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole... Read more Read less

85
Delightful, Great acting, Great singing, Fluffy, Romantic

See it if you like feel good shows you like pie you like stories about women, and female friendship

Don't see it if you don't like more light-hearted musicals you want something with a huge sweeping score (this is more "pop" than classic Broadway)

Also I saw it twice with different people, with some cast changes in middle... Read more Read less

50
Great staging, Great dancing, Disappointing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you like shows with with multiple timelines, you enjoy lovely dancing, you want to support original work, you like intimate show

Don't see it if you don't like shows that heavily feature infidelity, you want to see a large ensemble show

89
Ambitious, Absorbing, Great staging, Masterful, Great acting

See it if you like Shakespeare, you like history, you like diverse casts

Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare.

Also I saw Part I first night of previews, and was impressed with the cast.... Read more Read less

79
Entertaining, Fluffy, Great singing, Funny, Dated

See it if you adore Bernadette Peters, you like classic musicals (or are curious about them)

Don't see it if you don't like old fashioned musicals

Also I went and saw this musical because I wanted to see Bernadette Peters.... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Hilarious, Relevant, Intelligent, Great writing

See it if you like stories about families (especially immigrant families), want to laugh, want to see a little explored point of view

Don't see it if don't like comedy, want something super PC

Also Kim's Convenience is a hilarious show about a 1st generation Korean im... Read more Read less

95
Must see, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing, Masterful

See it if you are interested in or want to learn more about the Jewish community and, you want something thought-provoking, you enjoy clever staging

Don't see it if you want something light-hearted

Also What a beautiful show. I didn't quite know what to expect when I went ... Read more Read less

79
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Refreshing, Great score

See it if you enjoy unconventional love stories, you like small shows, you like innovative staging

Don't see it if you want a traditional musical w/ straightforward plot; you don't like when actors play their own instruments; you're a history purist

Also This was a delightful show, featuring a very talented cast of 2. It's ... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you like big, modern musicals; you want a feel-good musical

Don't see it if you're in the mood for something dark or serious; you prefer classic Broadway scores

Also Kinky Boots is such a joyous musical whose message is to accept others... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you like relationship based dramas, you're interested in LGBTQ issues, you like intimate plays

Don't see it if you want something big and splashy, you are uncomfortable with frank talk about gender and sexuality

Also Very interesting play that showed a lot of different perspectives on s... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Enchanting, Fluffy, Quirky, Romantic

See it if you like feel-good musicals, quirky and off-beat stories, cute romances

Don't see it if you don't like romcoms, having an intermission is really important to you

Also I saw this with my sister. Amelie is one of her favorite movies, and I... Read more Read less

100
Delightful, Clever, Great acting, Ambitious, Must see

See it if you like intimate shows in immersive setting; the oral storytelling tradition, new takes on old classics

Don't see it if you hate immersive shows, or you don't like shows that are self-aware, if you or who you're going with have a hard time deciphering accents

Also Delightful gem of a show- see it while you still can! I had no idea wh... Read more Read less

100
Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting, Great staging, Must see

See it if you like daring new takes on old classics you want to try something completely different you want to see fantastic set design/staging

Don't see it if you hate when the fourth wall is broken

Also One of the best shows I've ever seen. Josh Groban and Denee Benton of ... Read more Read less