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Islip | 50-64 | Female
About:  Love the theatre!!!! I usually see about 50 shows a year, wish i could see 200!
Reviews (188)
81
During previews
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Great staging, Raunchy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if If you want to see a well acted show about a man going through a mid life crisis

Don't see it if If you don't want to see nudity. The show was funny, I found myself laughing at times-it sounded like others found it more comical than I

77
During previews
Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if If you like Bernard Shaw plays. The actors were good though it seemed like some stumbled over their lines a little.

Don't see it if If aren't a fan of Bernard Shaw or if you prefer musicals

88
Midsummer: A Banquet
Greenwich V
Must see, Funny, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if If you like Shakespeare, or if you want to see an enjoyable show that includes a glass of wine, champagne and lite food. It was loads of fun

Don't see it if If you dont like Shakespeare or don't want to have fun. Set in a beautiful old cafe, awesome

95
Masterful, Must see, Great staging, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if I postponed seeing this show,and am so glad i finally saw it! Sad events, heartwarming story...must see.

Don't see it if If you don't want to be reminded of 9/11/01. Totally different perspective of what other people went through at this time.

80
Quirky, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if Gallery players did not disappoint once again. This is the second Shakespeare play I hav seen here. Very enjoyable

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of Shakespeare or enjoy elaborate productions

84
Funny, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if If you like motown music. Dancing and singing was fantastic.

Don't see it if Was disappointed the people around me were singing all the songs,loud. I should have gotten seats closer to stage to hear actors more.

75
Quirky, Great singing, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You want to laugh. I liked the first half much more than the second, but absolutely funny throughout.

Don't see it if If you don't like improv or you don't want to laugh.

81
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Delightful, Great acting, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if If you like historical plays, and baseball

Don't see it if If you are not interested in learning about Toni Stone's life or hate baseball

81
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Clever

See it if You want to see a play about the human experience. Enjoyable and funny

Don't see it if If you are looking for slapatick funny, or a musical

80
During previews
Public Servant
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You like seeing plays that deal with interpersonal relationships.also if you want to support using actors with disabilities.

Don't see it if If you prefer musicals or don't want to see a show that deals with infertility or abortion.

81
Hilarious, Funny, Entertaining

See it if See if you want to laugh and enjoy musicals.

Don't see it if If you want to see a serious play.

83
During previews
Random Acts
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Masterful, Great acting

See it if You want to see a fabulous one woman show. Shows through a young white child's eyes confusing world of discrimination. Very touching

Don't see it if If you dont like one person shows, or dont want to hear about reverse discrimination

73
Entertaining, Great staging, Romantic

See it if If you liked the movie you will like this musical.

Don't see it if You want to hear a great score, I was dissapointed with it.

81
During previews
Funny, Fluffy, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Saw 1st preview, had a couple of tehnical issues. Very enjoyable christmas variety show-and I never saw American Idol! I reommend it.

Don't see it if If you are the grinch, or dont like holiday music.

72
Overrated, Disappointing, Raunchy, Funny

See it if If you are a die hard Sex in the City fan, and like one woman shows you will like this show

Don't see it if While I have seen the entire series (i think), i am not sure if I remember it all. I found some of it funny, but most of it just amusing.

76
During previews
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Funny, Slow, Great acting

See it if If you like British humor orwant to learn about snooker. Overall enjoyable.

Don't see it if Dislike British humor or cant under British accents

88
During previews
Private Peaceful
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Riveting

See it if You want to see a story of a WW1 soldier's life. Very well acted, incredibly done!

Don't see it if If you want to see a comedy or musical. I would say, not to see it if you dont like 1 man shows, but i still recommend this show.

75
Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to see the role of women since 1900 evolve to today through pop music. Fun for a group of girl friends to see together.

Don't see it if If your not interested in hearing about woman, or want something serious.

81
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Delightful

See it if If you want to laugh. If you like silly fluffy musicals. If you are over 40, previews seats $40 with code BT40440 on line or in person!

Don't see it if If you want a to see a serious musical or prefer a play

83
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Masterful

See it if You want to be amazed with illusions...unbelievable. would be a great show for school aged and above

Don't see it if If you want to see a play or musical.

86
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Must see

See it if You like the gogo's music,even as little and are not offended by issues relating to LGBTQ.Lots of fun, and I will be seeing it again

Don't see it if If you want to see a bio of the gogo's or if you don't like to laugh or hate the gogo's music

72
Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging

See it if If you want to introduce chemistry to you kids. The demonstration were fun. Introduces terminology kids will here in school

Don't see it if If you are looking for an adult show. This is good for young kids to young adults.

83
During previews
The Diana Tapes
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if If you want to learn more about Princess Diana

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of the royals, skip it

82
Marlowe's Fate
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if If you are interested in Shakespeare and have some knowledge of those times. I think this show is underrated. start of 2nd act was awesome.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in shakespeare at all, you will be bored at this show

88
The Gentleman Caller
West Village
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great staging

See it if Want to see a well done show, funny, great set and acting.

Don't see it if If you are uncomfortable with men kissing or showing affection on stage

73
During previews
Quirky, Fluffy, Entertaining

See it if If you are a fan of the book. I was not familiar with the book or move, I probably would have liked it more.

Don't see it if If you are not familiar with the book or movie. Or if you want to see a first rate production.

51
Quirky, Dizzying, Disappointing, Slow

See it if If you don't mind very loud ear pounding rock music. There were some fun parts, and meTloaf's music is awesome

Don't see it if There was a lot of motor cycles and overly loud music, that took away from the show. I wanted to like it more.

83
Two's a Crowd
Midtown E
Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if If you like Rita Rudner, or if you like sit-com type shows. Very enjoyable.

Don't see it if If you are looking for every member of the cast to have an outstanding voice. (I still thoroughly enjoyed it anyway)

64
Funny, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You like hearing about life beyond the grave. His skills as a medium was impressive.

Don't see it if If you want to see a traditional musical. Entertaining, but i would rather have seen more medium, less singing

89
Must see, Funny, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if If you like Fiddler on the roof...you must see this version! It was awesome.

Don't see it if If you dont like this musical or dont like to read the english subtitles.

71
Indulgent, Disappointing, Overrated, Great singing, Quirky

See it if This show is probably suits a younger audience. I wanted to like it more, not sure if it wasn't as good because 4 understudies were on.

Don't see it if If you don't like loud music or prefer traditional musicals.

83
Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if If you want to laugh. I liked the show even better than the movie.

Don't see it if If you dont want to laugh, prefer plays, or arent interested in seeing a show about life and death

70
Confusing, Raunchy, Great acting, Funny

See it if You want to see three great actors on stage. Regardless that this was hard to follow at times, these actors are great.

Don't see it if I was not bothered as some others were about screaming on stage, but if you think a lot of screaming on stage would bother you,then skip it

84
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if If you liked the movie, or just like musicals, this was great. With "movie" shows, I'm sometimes disappointed...NOT with Tootsie. Lmao funny

Don't see it if If you dont like musicals, otherwise go see it.

94
Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if Refreshing new show. Great music, energetic cast. If you like musicals, you will love this show!

Don't see it if If you only like plays. There is no other reason not to see this!

91
Must see, Enjoying art and theater at once!

See it if You like learning about the history of theater while enjoying an awesome tour of this world class museum.

Don't see it if If you cant stand for the 90 minute tour, or are just not interested in art. If you dont like art museums, you won't like this tour.

89
During previews
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Masterful, Delightful

See it if If you want to see a classic musical with the wonderful music of Cole Porter...need I say more...

Don't see it if If you want to see an updated show with current events, or prefer plays

89
During previews
Christmas in Hell
Midtown E
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Great singing, Must see

See it if What a fun show! See it if you want to laugh. I really enjoyed this and would see it again.

Don't see it if If you need a realistic or serious story, or prefer a play

86
During previews
Entertaining, Hilarious, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You want to see a funny musical comedy. Cast was awesome...will see it again

Don't see it if If you dont want to laugh or hear a story about a homophobic town in rural America

81
During previews
Apologia
Midtown W
Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Resonant

See it if If you like dramas especially about family relationships. Most actors were outstanding.

Don't see it if If you are looking for a comedy, while there several funny moments, it is not a comedy.

75
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Resonant, Slow

See it if I enjoyed the story of the first woman to play Hamlet in 1899-a woman playing a non traditional role

Don't see it if Saw in previews, the show was too long. Don't see this if you want to see a laugh out loud comedy or musical

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if If you want to see a classic musical. Very enjoyable, wonderful staging. A show that never gets old!

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see this, unless you just don't like musicals.

80
Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Delightful

See it if If you want to see a fun show fulled with great back to back songs. Dance in your seat!

Don't see it if If you want to see a traditional musical, this is all music, no storyline.

83
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if You like Shakespeare's Twelfth night, you will thoroughly enjoy this production. Show ran about. 135 minutes w/15 minute intermission

Don't see it if If you don't like Shakespeare, or want to see an elaborate set.

83
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Masterful

See it if If you want to see a classic Broadway show with FABULOUS dancing and music

Don't see it if If you don't want to see a show where the lead male character is physically abusive to his wife (its more spoken than seen)

80
The Pet Play
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Hilarious, Romantic

See it if If you want to see a romantic comedy with cat and dog puppets. Funny, enjoyable

Don't see it if If you don't like pets or romantic comedies

79
During previews
Lonesome Blues
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You like want learn abt Blind Lemon, or like blues music. Singing was fantastic.

Don't see it if If you don't like rhythm and blues or musicals

83
Unexpected Joy
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great singing, Funny

See it if If you want to see an all woman musical. Great songs

Don't see it if If you are interested in seeing something believable, the story is not very believable

49
Overrated, Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating

See it if You want to support young actors. A couple of actor were good, most were not, probably the material they had to work with.

Don't see it if If you want to laugh out loud. One person in the back row laughed absurdly anytime an actor spoke.

90
Delightful, Enchanting, Great acting, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if If you liked the movie, you will LOVE this. If you thought the movie was okay, you will love it too. Great performances by all

Don't see it if If you hated movie, or dont like musicals