Andrew 9175

Forest Hills | 35-49 | Male

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Reviews (20)
95
Douglas
Gramercy
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Funny, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you want comedy with purpose.

Don't see it if you don't like women comics?

Also Hannah Gadsby's follow up to Nanette is brilliant and hilarious. Like ... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Well acted, Quirky, Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if you love Poe, but have only read two or three of his poems. You NEED to see every immersive event in NYC.

Don't see it if You want a story, not just a series of ghostly possessions. You want an immersive experience where the audience is more than a bystander.

Also There were lots of interesting ideas here, as well as a great, enthusi... Read more Read less

65
During previews
Strong text work, Clearly communicated shakespeare, Slow

See it if you are really interested in seeing Coriolanus either as a Shakespeare or theater scholar. The story is told with clarity.

Don't see it if you like stories that move. Or have purpose. Or aren't repetitive.

Also This is a serviceable production of one of Shakespeare's weaker plays.... Read more Read less

90
Queen of Hearts
Brooklyn
Sexy, Raunchy, Edgy, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you like burlesque. If you like pushing boundaries. This show is not profound. But it's a lot of fun. (And only for adults!)

Don't see it if you dislike nudity. You need a cohesive story. You're afraid to navigate Brooklyn.

95
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Refreshing, Must see, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you like theater that pushes boundaries. You like immersive experiences.

Don't see it if you need to sit for a show. You need a clearly told story.

90
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Slow, Great acting, Funny, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you love interesting storytelling, strong acting, and fascinating characters.

Don't see it if you struggle with long shows.

86
Thought-provoking, Intense, Edgy, Ambitious

See it if you love theater about real issues that plays with form and structure.

Don't see it if you need straight-forward story telling. Or are uncomfortable with sex or nudity.

91
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you love wonderful shows. This was a fantastic production and should have won the Tony for best play.

Don't see it if you don't like stories of underrepresented voices.

100
Fairview
Brooklyn
Thought-provoking, Profound, Masterful, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you want to see the conversation about race explored/exploded in a genuinely new way.

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable talking about race.

94
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Hilarious, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in the frank discussion of women's rights, how our Constitution works and how it has (sometimes) failed us.

Don't see it if you are a staunch conservative.

90
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy reinventions of classic musicals. You love tension on stage. (Really, you should just see it.)

Don't see it if you love the romance in Oklahoma. You are attached to the original interpretation. You don't like classics being updated.

Also This is a brilliant re-envisioning that fully embraces the tension, mi... Read more Read less

70
Make Believe
Midtown W
Well intentioned, Banal, Entertaining

See it if You're intrigued by the premise (characters played by child actors in part 1, then adult actors in part 2).

Don't see it if ... you want something fresh and innovative. You want reveals that feel revelatory.

Also I enjoyed watching the play. The performances are strong and the set i... Read more Read less

46
Cliched, Excruciating, Slow, Disappointing

See it if you want to see great lighting, interesting rigging work, and decent kungfu.

Don't see it if you like stories told well. You like theater with momentum. You like musical theater in which the music is purposeful.

88
Great singing, Entertaining, Quirky, Delightful

See it if you like teen angst done well. You like clever lyrics and strong performances.

Don't see it if you don't love tech forward music. You aren't interested in stories about young people.

86
Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you like mystery and crave a small-scale experience. This show is delightful.

Don't see it if you only enjoy traditional theater.

60
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Overrated, Cliched, Banal

See it if you love Disney. You love Aladdin.

Don't see it if you want theater that makes you think.

70
Ambitious, Slow, Disappointing

See it if you have never seen Caeser. Maybe. It had a strong start, then just kept slowing down. But it had interesting ideas.

Don't see it if you crave momentum in your story-telling.

75
The Hard Problem
Upper W Side
Slow, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you are a die-hard Tom Stoppard fan.

Don't see it if you hate cliche. This play didn't work. I love Stoppard and was very disappointed.

88
Hilarious, Great acting, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to see a very well done Much Ado. Afterwards, a friend was shocked to find out that none of the languages was "updated."

Don't see it if ... you hate Shakespeare?

91
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Relevant, Refreshing, Profound, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if You like musicals from underrepresented voices. The show is ambitious, not perfect, but nearly masterful.

Don't see it if If you are made uncomfortable by frank conversations about gay sexuality or race.