Bea Moreno

The Bronx | 65+ | Female
About:  Lover of theater since a high school trip to the opera. Magic!! Have made it a mission to expose as many Latinx people as possible to the theater. After all, we do live in NY. Currently excited to see many shows written by people of color.
Reviews (12)
80
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Wonderful acting & staging of life in Dublin during the Irish War of Independence. Actors are marvelous in portraying tragedy as a comedy.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy listening to dialects.

75
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging

See it if You are can immerse yourself in multiple content genres during a show. The dialogue is fast paced & very witty,moves from comedy to horror.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy stark talk about a crime and it’s aftermath.

85
Marys Seacole
Upper W Side
Profound, Edgy, Great writing, Great acting, Clever

See it if You want to hear a tale of a courageous black woman from Jamaica. Her story is still being played out today, therefore the multiple Marys

Don't see it if You are not comfortable with the struggles of women of color. Also, have issues with accents.

80
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if You like the music of Carol King. Great story behind the music. And if course the music is the best.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy pop music. Songs from 60s are prevalent in this show.

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Masterful, Must see

See it if You are interested in seeing historical theater like you have never seen it performed before & You love Lin Miranda.

Don't see it if You do not like hip hop musical theater.

Also Saw the original at the Public & was blown away. Took my daughter & gr... Read more Read less

82
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Great singing, Entertaining, Romantic, Great staging

See it if You love musicals. Very family friendly. The songs and storyline were exceptional.

Don't see it if You do not like very touristy theater crowd. Also, if not interested in Russian history

80
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Hilarious, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want a really enjoyable night out at the theater. Laugh, laugh, laugh! Actors were on point with zingers & the dances energetic.

Don't see it if You cannot fathom a man’s disguising as a woman.

85
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You are interested in very real, down to earth characters who are in search of love & companionship.

Don't see it if You do not like slow action drama or do not rely on dialogue to draw out the characters in a show.

85
Intelligent, Great acting, Great singing, Must see, Relevant

See it if You are ready for a wonderfully human interaction. True story of what happened to planes & their passengers diverted on 9/11.

Don't see it if You fo not want to ne reminded of the traumas of 9/11.

98
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Intense

See it if You want to see a really good musical. The show centers on a teens suicide & the aftermath of another's tragic secret. You will love it!

Don't see it if You believe discussing teen suicide is not for the stage. Also, if you do not like to cry in public.

Also Saw the show at its off-Bdwy run at Second Stage & immediately connect... Read more Read less

87
During previews
Mies Julie
East Village
Absorbing, Intelligent, Riveting, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a great adaptation of the Strindberg play. Add race to class & gender issues, & you have a volatile mix.

Don't see it if You are turned off by brief nudity.

Also The playhouse has an interesting feature, a coffee house! The stage is... Read more Read less

81
Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You want to see and hear great singing. Most of the songs are created by Bryan Adams, so the music is very pop oriented.

Don't see it if You never liked the original movie or are not too keen on the "prince on a white horse" fairytale.