Ariyaya

Forest Hills | 13-17 | Female
About:  I am a current college student that watches as many musicals and plays as possible.
Reviews (38)
88
Quirky, Great staging, Great singing, Funny, Clever

See it if You want to see a show that doesn’t take itself too seriously and is a funny show with great design and has different take on theater

Don't see it if You can’t understand/relate to high school in 2019 and don’t like loud shows that are not traditional theater

95
Great singing, Refreshing, Entertaining, Great staging, Must see

See it if you want to bounce your feet to the music/ listen to amazing singing and storytelling/ feel moved by the message/ great costumes and set

Don't see it if you can't understand accents/ you can't watch a show with loud music

97
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Ambitious, Masterful

See it if You want to see a powerful show with wonderful performances by Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane/ you understand the difficult text

Don't see it if You can't sit through 7 1/2 hours of a show (though worth it)/ you are not comfortable with talk of AIDS

95
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Funny

See it if See it if You enjoy an old school/classic musical/ witty humor and great choreography and sets

Don't see it if Don't see it if You want a modern musical/ you don't like "old fashioned movie" type of plot

Also Also I saw the show its Gavin Creel, Bernadette Peters and Victor Garb... Read more Read less

90
Hilarious, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if You are Latinx especially or are interested in Latinx history and struggle/ a fan of John Leguizamo's humor and amazing characters

Don't see it if You are not familiar at least a little with Spanish or Latinx nyc culture/ don't like the use of any crude words or are offended easily

Also the impressions and characters are the best and there are a few jokes ... Read more Read less

88
Great acting, Relevant, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if You are familiar with the play/ like a different way of portraying a classic play/ enjoy a relevant and moving story that depicts perception

Don't see it if You can't suspend your disbelief and commit to the abstract way of telling this story

97
Absorbing, Great singing, Great staging, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You are excited by being immersed in the action and surrounded by great singing and great music

Don't see it if You are sensitive to strobe lighting or are overwhelmed easily and get distracted easily by actors surrounding you often

85
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to see a modern take on a great Shakespearean play with great and funny actors

Don't see it if Your not comfortable with a intimate play experience

100
Great singing, Must see, Relevant, Resonant, Absorbing

See it if You love the story of hardship and women/ you want to hear Cynthia Erivo's magnificent voice/ want to be taken to church

Don't see it if Don't like soulful songs or want to see a light show

90
Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to see a light and funny show with a beautiful set/ you want to see a accomplished cast in a intimate theater

Don't see it if You don't like to see a quirky show about women's ideas and cliques in the 50s and 60s

90
During previews
Relevant, Great writing, Funny, Original, Entertaining

See it if You know about the Latino culture in New York City/ it has funny moments, but also a deep look at nyc Latino family and community

Don't see it if You don't understand much Spanish or don't like reading subtitles/ you don't like hip hop or Latino music

85
Absorbing, Surprisingly good, Thought-provoking, Original, Entertaining

See it if You are interested in history/ like a underappreciated story/ and to be moved by a performance (especially the last number)

Don't see it if You don't like a serious drama musical about history

100
Funny, Great staging, Great writing, Must see, Great singing

See it if You like a modern musical with not only hip hop and rap/ funny and intense moments/ ensemble and choreo is great/ and Javier Munoz.

Don't see it if You like a more traditional musical/ don't like history/ don't like a diverse cast playing typically white roles

95
Funny, Great staging, Must see, Absorbing, Great singing

See it if You love amazing voices by Laura Benanti, Zachery Levi and everyone/ unexpected hilarity/ a love story that you will believe and root for

Don't see it if You don't like a old fashioned setting or a wonderfully designed and performed musical

79
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You are interested in the topic of on campus rape and the process of journalism/ you want to see intense moments/ great raw scenic design

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable when talking about rape and the details involved with that/ you want to see a faster paced show

100
For a previous production
Must see, Intelligent, Relevant, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if You love amazing song and acting from Ben Platt and the rest of cast. Also, if you want to see sad, interesting story about anxiety.

Don't see it if You don't like sad musicals or pop/ rock songs, or want to see a more traditional Broadway musical with tap dancing and big lights.

100
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You are familiar with many musicals and their references/ like a good laugh

Don't see it if You want to see something serious/ if you are not familiar with theater

95
Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Must see, Enchanting

See it if You love musicals and the movie/ you want to see a classic musical

Don't see it if You hate musicals and want to hear talking

100
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You love a good story with great writing and acting.There are parts that you might relate to and are serious and there are parts that aren't

Don't see it if You don't like the lgbtq+ community or maybe watch it and it will change your mind.

85
Absorbing, Enchanting, Delightful, Great singing, Slow

See it if you want to see a calm and mellow show/ great performances and funny moments/ beautiful characters with beautiful songs

Don't see it if you want an exciting musical with tap dancing and belting/ there are no twist and turns and dramatic moments

85
Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a great play that is easy to understand and won't bore you/ witness GREAT writing and acting that hooks you into the play

Don't see it if you want to see a wild and shocking story/ can't understand nonlinear storytelling

98
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if You're a fan of spongebob/ you want an exciting show with an amazing set and sound effects that make you feel like you are in bikini bottom

Don't see it if You don't like a "kiddy" feel to a musical even though it is suitable for adults too/ you want a classic musical or don't like modern music

91
Funny, Delightful

See it if funny jokes

Don't see it if dont like funny shows

80
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Delightful, Fluffy

See it if You like music from the 50s/ want to have a fun time at a theater

Don't see it if You want to see a dramatic, intense plot/story or don't want to see a funny musical with great singing of songs from the 50s/60s

85
Delightful, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You like the songs from the movie and great singing from all of the cast/ amazing costumes

Don't see it if You want to see a amazing set or a intense and deep plot

80
Funny, Great singing, Entertaining, Relevant

See it if You want to see the amazing talent of Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersoleand the rest of the cast/ talks about some interesting topics

Don't see it if You don't want to see a repetitive structure or you want to see a ensemble piece

87
During previews
Entertaining, Great staging, Quirky, Fun, Delightful

See it if You want to see a light hearted show with Phillipa Soo/ it's a fun and a happy show/ makes you feel good

Don't see it if You want to see a intense and emotional show

95
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Quirky, Delightful

See it if You want to see a lighthearted show with funny and emotional parts. Outstanding performances by Jessie mueller and Christopher Fitzgerald

Don't see it if You don't like the sound of Sara Bareilles's music or want to see a very intense and thought provoking show

90
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You want to see a play that make you think about the world and how relevant this play is when the book was written in the 50s

Don't see it if You don't like to see a gloomy and depressing story when you see how it relates to the world today/ you are uncomfortable with torture scene

80
Funny, Intelligent, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy a comedic look on current events in pop news and politics/ the actors were great at portraying all of the different characters

Don't see it if You are not familiar with pop news and politics and you won't understand the jokes

95
During previews
Funny, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Original

See it if You have a basic understanding of Shakespeare/ you want to see a story with funny moments and the action of the Trojan War

Don't see it if You have trouble understanding Shakespeare/ you can't be in the summer heat for a long time/ you're uneasy with gun shots and explosions

69
Confusing, Thought-provoking, Slow

See it if You understand the message of the play/ enjoy symbolism and figuring ideas out

Don't see it if You want a fast paced show (has a slow and overwhelming opening scene) /don't want to be confused by the symbolism and silliness of the show

80
Confusing, Entertaining, Original, Great singing

See it if You are familiar with the story

Don't see it if You don't like a more classic feel of a musical

75
Confusing, Romantic, Slow, Raunchy, Great singing

See it if You like a musical with good singing and songs, a stronger second act than first, and a great cast

Don't see it if You don't like a slow musical in the beginning, you are offended by sexual innuendos, the plot was confusing at first

100
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You Love the wizard of oz and want to see more of that world/ you want to see the classic musical that many people want to see

Don't see it if You don't like musicals and having a great time

81
Absorbing, Clever, Disappointing, Funny, Original

See it if You love the movie and musicals.

Don't see it if You don't like the movie

100
Clever, Funny, Masterful, Romantic, Great acting

See it if You love a good love story that will make you keep rooting for them

Don't see it if You don't like folk/Irish music

100
Enchanting, Delightful, Entertaining, Absorbing, Romantic

See it if You love classic music and ballet and the classic Broadway show.

Don't see it if You like action and adventure, this is a slower and more visually appealing show.