Alpax

Brooklyn | 35-49 | Male
About:  used to be active in stage plays as an actor, assistant director, and stage and production designer way back in the mid-90’s in the Philippines. an Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lea Salonga fan. ... Read more Read less
Reviews (32)
70
Altered Minds
Midtown W
Edgy, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you had experienced depression or know someone who had depression so you can relate more on each stories.

Don't see it if you are expecting a well budgeted production, if you are looking for a great sound engineer and lighting.

80
During previews
safeword.
Midtown W
Influential/captivating, Great staging, Funny, Intense, Great acting

See it if you are intrigued by BDSM situations and fascinates you on how it affects and effects on couples.

Don't see it if you are homophobic

Also actors did a great job. a little slow but if the topic interests you, ... Read more Read less

70
Lured
East Village
Ambitious, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see how close minded some people are with regards to sexuality.

Don't see it if you are expecting great acting and exchange of dialouges continuously and lively.

Also This is a great and intense script that at some point you can be carri... Read more Read less

82
Skintight
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you like issues about age gap relationships and some family issues with secrets.

Don't see it if you are expecting music because this is a play not a musical.

82
Sex Object
Chelsea
Funny, Great acting, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if you like a little mystery in a sexually funny manner. See it if you want to see a Ryan Reynold-look-and-act-alike in a play.

Don't see it if you are offended in sexual and bulgar words and offended when pornography is the topic.

98
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great staging, Must see

See it if you quality production and worth the money you paid for the ticket.

Don't see it if you have no reason to not see it.

Also thumbs up. can’t say so much because this is so far the best I have se... Read more Read less

92
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Must see

See it if you want to know the story behind the great music like “You’ve Got A Friend”, “Locomotion”, “It’s Too Late”, and so on.

Don't see it if you want to take a picture inside the theatre as a remembrance because ushers/usherettes won’t allow you to before/after the show.

Also The show is fantastic, casts are great, staging, lighting and music ar... Read more Read less

80
Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense

See it if you want to see actors showing great characters with unnormal behavior and you want to feel that everything is really happening.

Don't see it if you don’t like small venues where you can hear other performances from the other room. Other than that, just learn to focus on them.

74
The Diana Tapes
Soho/Tribeca
Ambitious, Clever, Intriguing

See it if you want to explore your curiosity and open your mind to some hidden agendas happening to your world where the world hids them.

Don't see it if you are close minded and only looks on what the wolrd needs you to see.

95
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Intense, Must see

See it if you want to be fully entertained with these Holiwood actors in a live show. See it if you want to see Matt half naked.

Don't see it if you can’t accept LGBT humor nor people.

98
Entertaining, Hilarious, Great staging, Great singing, Must see

See it if you want a combination of hilariousness, great singing, timely and great ad libs, and kinkiness.

Don't see it if you’re dead.

Also This is worth watching no matter how much your ticket is. Every penny ... Read more Read less

85
Trifles
Upper W Side
Great acting, Great staging, Short, Intelligent

See it if you want proper staging ang great blocking with great acting.

Don't see it if you don’t want to spend time and trouble going uptown for just a short as in short production.

75
During previews
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Great writing, Humorous, Poorstageblocking, Baddirectingongoodactors, Disappointing

See it if you want some humor in serious situations, and a fan of Michael Cera and Chris Evans.

Don't see it if you’re looking for a good stage blocking where actors manipulate the stage, and a good delivery of lines not monotonously.

95
Funny, Hilarious, Must see, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if you want to release your stress. This show made me smile, giggle and lol from the beginning till the end. Patrick & Squidward are hilarious.

Don't see it if you think this is just for kids... well this is NOT. I suggest you see it.

85
ELF The Musical
Midtown W
Entertaining, Dated, Funny, Quirky

See it if you still believe in Christmas and you are sad because people are loosing their Christmas spirit.

Don't see it if your attitude is like a Grinch and you criticize most of their blockings rather than enjoy the spirit of the show

95
Great singing, Great staging, Must see, Quirky, Epic

See it if you missed Lea Salonga on her performances. The new Kim may not be as great as her but she definitely awesome and JJ Briones is briliant.

Don't see it if you will just compare the 1991 version this one.

85
The Four Seasons
Midtown W
Absorbing, Comedic part, Excellent execution, Good choice of music, Excellent choreography

See it if you appreciate dance as a means of telling the story. If you love and appreciate every movement and style in a choreography.

Don't see it if you don’t know how to interpret any dance movements is a story and looking for a continuous dialogue and don’t appreciate instrumental music

75
Great singing

See it if you like musicals.

Don't see it if you are looking for a great stage production design

83
Adam Minus Josh
Midtown W
Funny, Hilarious, Great writing

See it if you like comedy inspite of being heartbroken.

Don't see it if you don’t like gay scenarios and homophobe.

84
During previews
R.R.R.E.D.
Gramercy
Funny, Great singing, Entertaining, Hilarious, Great music

See it if you love musical with witty lyrics. See it because it is sooo funny and entertaining.

Don't see it if you don’t like musicals, and if you don’t want to be entertained.

Also I love this show even if I will pay for the ticket it is worth it.

78
Birthday Boy
East Village
Great singing, Great music, Great lyrics

See it if you like great music with great lyrics.

Don't see it if you are looking for a great stage and production design, great lighting and technical. And if you are looking for a big budgeted production.

Also casts have great voices. Try closing your eyes and hear the songs and ... Read more Read less

80
Enchanting, Slow, Confusing

See it if you want to explore and experience a very unique type of magic and illusion. If you are curious if magic exists.

Don't see it if you have negative thoughts on magic and illustion. If you are looking for a fast-paced entertainment.

84
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Great staging, Slow, Great music, Not so great casting

See it if you want to experience the movie in musical presentaion.

Don't see it if you expect a great performance and you don’t want to see dull/slow scenes.

Also Songs were written fabulously but technicality and expressions on lyri... Read more Read less

78
During previews
Lonesome Blues
Midtown E
Great music, Guitarist rocks, Awesome backdrop

See it if you love music particularly blues and country blues. See it if you adore great guitarist, this one rocks.

Don't see it if you don’t appreciate blues.

87
Great singing, Funny, Great staging, Sexy

See it if you want to hear great music, funny lines, and crazy antics with sexy casts in their summer attire.

Don't see it if you are busy and no time for relaxing.

Also You will feel that you are also in an island relaxing and away from st... Read more Read less

94
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Great staging, Must see

See it if you are a fan of Joshua Jackson and if you want to see great directing, acting, staging, conceptualization on a mind of one character.

Don't see it if you don’t want to see or watch sign language in a play. Don’t see it if your imagination, ideas and thinking is enclosed inside a box.

Also All casts did a great job in giving justice to their characters. Learn... Read more Read less

89
During previews
Great music, Hilarious, Dated, Clever, Great staging

See it if you want to know how this One Thousand Nights and One Day became 1001 days. See it if you wants to see a great narrator with a great voice.

Don't see it if you are looking for a nearby train station because you have to walk.

Also My only observation is that one of the casts is sometimes flat and the... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Goldstein
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see

See it if you like musical with great lyrics and great staging. you like great absorbing and relatable story to the family.

Don't see it if you are expecting a big budgeted musical play.

Also This is a great show with great singing and great blocking. The direct... Read more Read less

78
During previews
Great writing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Confusing

See it if you want to explore the difference between idiocracy and talent.

Don't see it if you are expecting a story of and don’t know who Mr Heifetz is.

80
For a previous production
Nutcracker Rouge
Brooklyn
Clever, Bold, Intricate, Creative

See it if you enjoy sensual and sultry type of show with an awesome choreography.

Don't see it if you feel intimidated and don’y want to see half naked performers.

99
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Great singing

See it if you enjoy great music, dancing, story telling, and fantastic cast. And see it if you want to see them close.

Don't see it if you have a close mind regarding how you want the story told in your own perspective, meaning you can’t accept other artists’ perspective.

95
Afterglow
Midtown W
Great writing, Intense, Romantic, Clever, Ambitious

See it if you are in a relationship that complicates things such as your ideals and perception.

Don't see it if you don’t like sad endings. 😥