Anonymous24601

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Reviews (90)
100
During previews
Company (Broadway)
Midtown W
Must see, Great singing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You are a fan of Sondheim, like taking a classic and improving upon it, enjoy slapstick comedy and Patti LuPone and love to laugh.

Don't see it if You prefer to keep original musicals as they are, you do not like to laugh or have a good time.

Also With a female Bobbie, COMPANY makes SO MUCH MORE SENSE! It's real, it'... Read more Read less

78
About Love
East Village
Cute, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of Russian literature, enjoy adaptations and jazz music.

Don't see it if You prefer a new story or full musicals. this is a play with music.

83
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Relevant, Resonant

See it if you are a fan of the original, Beth Malone and/or enjoy seeing classics done but revamped for the modern day. and love a show with heart.

Don't see it if you prefer big budget, splashy broadway MUSICALS.

76
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Raunchy, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy fantastic acting, a relevant story and NYC history.

Don't see it if you cannot sit in the theater for a long time, do not enjoy vivid (raunchy) gay sex scenes, or are uncomfortable with homosexuality.

65
Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you are in the mood for holiday cheer, want to see this classic revisited and updated.

Don't see it if you do not like holiday stories or prefer new shows.

Also The show utilizes actors who have disabilities to portray Tiny Tim. We... Read more Read less

81
Great singing, Enchanting, Delightful, Great dancing, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of Judy Garland and old Hollywood and love a good tap dance number!

Don't see it if you want more "serious" topics. There is a place for musicals that are truthful, light and fun while also dealing with real topics.

59
Boring, Overrated, Edgy, Disappointing, Dated

See it if you want to see award winning shows or love Oklahoma and have to see it done any and all ways.

Don't see it if You are a fan of the original Oklahoma and do not want to mess with a classic, and if you don't like guns.

Also I was disappointed with this show. It was very dark - both literally a... Read more Read less

81
Seared
Midtown W
Funny, Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you love cooking and like plays that are set in modern day.

Don't see it if you don't like cooking, food, are a Vegan or haven't eaten prior to the show! Also if you don't like yelling on stage.

Also It was thrilling to see Raul Esparza cook live on stage with real food... Read more Read less

72
During previews
Soft Power
East Village
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of David Henry Hwang and/or Jeanine Tesori, enjoy musicals about current moments and diversity on stage.

Don't see it if You are tired of talking about the 2016 election, like to be challenged in your beliefs and views (@liberal democrats in NYC.)

Also The show was good and entertaining. It's a musical but the first 20+ m... Read more Read less

61
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Slow, Quirky, Disappointing, Dated

See it if you need to see "Macbeth" in any type of adaptation or are a fan of the movie. Also if you're a fan of Jay Armstrong Johnson.

Don't see it if You like catchy songs and need the plot to move forward at a steady pace. Also if you don't like gore and eye rolling moments.

Also There is a lot of buzz for this show, but it didn't live up to the hyp... Read more Read less

84
During previews
Hilarious, Intense, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you want to see an incredibly funny new show, written and directed by women, with an all female cast.

Don't see it if you don't think you can relate to teenage girls, or if topics like sex, women's reproductive rights and drugs are offensive to you.

78
During previews
Wives
Midtown W
Relevant, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like (and want to support!) female playwrights and directors as well as new work. Also if you like historical fiction.

Don't see it if You prefer linear plots and are a white man uncomfortable with stories about women being in power/control.

Also The cast is good, but Adina Verson is a stand out. Truly one of the be... Read more Read less

68
Great singing, Slow, Disappointing, Boring

See it if you want to see a Tony Award winning show and you like the music.

Don't see it if you prefer shows that have strong plots that move the story forward and actually say something.

89
Eureka Day
Soho/Tribeca
Relevant, Resonant, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you like new plays that are relevant, topical and funny.

Don't see it if you do not like plays that poke fun at very liberal ideas while also poking fun at ourselves.

80
Epic, Ambitious, Enchanting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of the movie, AMAZING choreography and incredible talent.

Don't see it if you prefer original music written for the theater and are not a fan of pop music/top 40.

81
Fairview
Brooklyn
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Edgy, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to see cutting edge theater/future of drama. also if you like socially relevant plays that make you think.

Don't see it if you don't like to be challenged at the theater, and prefer a linear story line

83
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you want to see what the future of musical theater looks like, enjoy engaging and relevant stories.

Don't see it if you prefer musicals/theater that don't push boundaries.

82
Octet
Midtown W
Resonant, Great writing, Great singing, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you like Dave Malloy and/or exciting new pieces of theater.

Don't see it if you like traditional musicals with a plot and narrative. you don't understand the social media/digital age.

86
Entertaining, Delightful, Hilarious, Funny, Clever

See it if you want to have a really fun time at the theater! also if you like incredible acting, wonderful set design and a good message.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of death or Tim Burton.

82
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you love to laugh and are a fan of the movie

Don't see it if you want a musical that challenges you with memorable music

75
Gloria: A Life
Gramercy
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you're interested in the woman's movement/learning more about it and Gloria Steinem.

Don't see it if you're not interested in equal rights, history or prefer plays with dramatic arcs with less narration and more action.

74
Eat the Devil
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Clever

See it if you enjoy new, experimental work that utilized technology in an interesting way.

Don't see it if you like linear plot/stories

70
During previews
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you're a fan of Alice in Wonderland and Duncan Sheik/Spring Awakening. Also if you'd like to see MCC's new space!

Don't see it if you aren't familiar with Alice in Wonderland, you /need coherent plots, you don't like contemporary musicals with rock/pop scores.

62
During previews
Quirky, Funny, Relevant

See it if You enjoy lite theater that exists as an escape. Or if you are in the theater industry - it's very funny for insiders. Beth Leavel is great

Don't see it if You enjoy strong/coherent plot.

84
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you love Carole King and the classic bomp and brilliance of the Brill Building Era!

Don't see it if You do not like jukebox musicals.

61
Resonant, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You love Hamlet and Shakespeare and modern interpretations of the play.

Don't see it if you can't sit in a theater for 3.5 hours.

83
Intense, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy plays that keep you on the edge of your seat, great acting and employ interesting use of time.

Don't see it if you need to be spoon fed plot, don't like hard topics like suicide.

84
House Plant
East Village
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if you enjoy incredible acting, a creative story and relatable characters.

Don't see it if you prefer big budget plays and don't understand millennials.

Also Molly Bernard is FANTASTIC in this show. Truly something to witness in... Read more Read less

35
Great acting, Boring, Disappointing, Dated, Cliched

See it if you have to see everything that the Public does and if you're a fan of the incredible cast.

Don't see it if you're expecting the next great Kushner play.

Also The addition of the Kushner character (and the revisiting of the other... Read more Read less

70
Intelligent, Great singing, Confusing, Clever

See it if you're a fan of David Byrne, enjoy concert like shows, incredible talent and relevant material.

Don't see it if you prefer linear plot/narrative story telling, prefer a traditional musical experience.

70
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great dancing, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you like great acting, choreography and effortless storytelling.

Don't see it if Rape, race and sexual assault are too difficult of topics.

77
Is This A Room
Gramercy
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you keep tabs on current events, are interested in politics and enjoy seeing new ways to create/tell stories.

Don't see it if you are easily uncomfortable or are a whistleblower.

Also The show is 70 minutes but I was so on edge/anxious/uncomfortable the ... Read more Read less

49
The Michaels
East Village
Boring, Overrated, Slow, Disappointing

See it if you liked the Ferryman and enjoy shows with little action and mediocre acting.

Don't see it if you need plays with plot, driving action and if you constantly disagree with NYT's Critic Pick choices.

Also I'm not sure how this received a Brantley Critic's Pick, but it did. I... Read more Read less

66
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Relevant, Slow, Great singing, Confusing

See it if you like Joshua Henry - he is at his fiercest here! Also if you enjoy pop/rock music.

Don't see it if you like shows with coherent plot and choreography that helps tell the story.

Also This was a very long 90 minutes. There's a beautiful piece of choreogr... Read more Read less

65
During previews
runboyrun & IN OLD AGE
East Village
Thought-provoking, Interesting, Long, Slow

See it if you are a fan of the playwright, the play cycle and NYTW. Also if you have an interest in African history and family trauma.

Don't see it if you don't like long plays (first part is 1.75 hours) and need linear plot.

46
During previews
Sunday
Chelsea
Slow, Disappointing, Excruciating, Boring, Confusing

See it if you need to see everything the Atlantic does.

Don't see it if you like shows that are interesting and have a point.

Also There was dancing/choreography in the show and I literally have no ide... Read more Read less

72
Relevant, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a classic book on stage, incredible acting and a buzzy show.

Don't see it if you don't like plays that have a lot of narration/"telling" and not "showing"

86
Riveting, Refreshing, Great staging, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of the movie and the music, and love to see the power of the NYC arts communities

Don't see it if you don't like a good time.

82
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Relevant, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you like shows with a strong female lead, incredible acting and historical shows rooted in the present moment.

Don't see it if sexual references, cursing and prefer shows that have a easy to follow narrative.

82
In the Green
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Great singing, Ambitious

See it if you want to see emerging artists perform at the top of their craft. also if you like relevant stories written by women.

Don't see it if you like traditional theater with a very simple/easy to follow plot/story that doesn't make you think.

48
Broadway Bounty Hunter
West Village
Great acting, Disappointing, Slow, Cliched

See it if you like Annie Golden, Joe Iconis and are a fan/familiar with b list movie themes.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of Joe Iconis and prefer shows that have meat to them.

72
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of the book/film and want to see a show with strong female characters.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of Sheik's music

55
Slow, Boring, Disappointing

See it if you love Audra (and/or Michael) and need to see her in everything.

Don't see it if you like plays with action and plot, that are relevant.

72
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Great acting

See it if you are interested in learning more about our Constitution, like clever writing and a tour de force performance

Don't see it if You like traditional plot driven plays with easy to follow narrative.

90
Funny, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you like great singing, acting, dancing and a classic American musical with some of the most popular musical theater songs & Kelli Ohara

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

70
During previews
Slow, Great dancing, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you like the music of The Temptations and love great dancing and singing.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of jukebox musicals or Motown or if you need a plot.

78
During previews
Superhero
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Quirky

See it if you like comic books, new American musicals incredible acting and a fun story.

Don't see it if You didn't like Dear Evan Hansen or Next to Normal.

75
Slave Play
East Village
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Raunchy, Thought-provoking

See it if if you are interested in history, sex, and race and how the past plays a part in our present.

Don't see it if You are offended by nudity, sex, and uncomfortable moments in the theater.

71
Entertaining, Great singing, Cliched, Dated

See it if you're a fan of the movie or enjoy some escapism. Samantha Barks is also incredible

Don't see it if You do not like movie adaptations or the 80s.

76
Entertaining, Cliched, Great singing, Relevant

See it if you enjoy an original story with an interesting concept. Catchy songs.

Don't see it if You don't like suicide or heavy topics.