Bill 22

New York City | 50-64 | Male

If you like this person's taste, follow him!

Reviews (73)
86
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Interesting, Refreshing, Clever, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to experience a unique/fresh approach to a well written and well-acted play concerning profound life issues.

Don't see it if you only enjoy classicly presented plays.

54
Talent is Sexy
Midtown W
Disappointing, Humorous, Indulgent, Overrated, Interesting

See it if you are interested in seeing a mediocre rom-com about making it as an actor in NYC and the toll it takes on a romantic relationship.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy a minimalist approach to theater.

85
Intelligent, Refreshing, Great singing, Great staging, Clever

See it if You are interested in experiencing an exciting fresh new take of a major Broadway musical.

Don't see it if If you do not want to see an altered version of a beloved Broadway musical.

75
safeword.
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great tech. light & sound design, Wonderful stage design, Some great acting, Great staging

See it if Fantastic stage set, lighting&sound Story though seemingly convoluted really works until a late plot development making my # score lower

Don't see it if ... you are opposed to lgbt... discussions sexuality and relationships.

68
During previews
Lackluster, Disappointing, Several high points, Earnest performances, Fun

See it if for the earnest gay positive nude musical that it is as well as several good performances.

Don't see it if you are opposed to gratuitous nudity or an obvious plot.

70
In the Closet
Midtown W
Intelligent, Drawn out, Interesting, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if you would enjoy a play that's a thought provoking exploration of a gay mans life.

Don't see it if You are opposed to gay subject matter.

67
During previews
Proof of Love
West Village
Thought-provoking, Boring, Indulgent, Disappointing, Dull

See it if If you want to be presented with fodor to prompt thinking of the contemporary situation of classism in the Afro- American comunity.

Don't see it if If you are looking for an entertaining theatrical experiance.

81
Impressive, Entertaining, Romantic, Ambitious, Great singing

See it if for an impressive presentation with some terrific singing and visual appeal. More of a concert version of a Broadway show than not.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in a contemporary version of a Broadway show.

70
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Lack-luster, Impressive, Entertaining, Cliched

See it if ...to experiance exciting lighting & video effects as well as very impressive puppetry.

Don't see it if you are looking for a truly edifying Broadway experiance.

Also Music and singing not up to par for a popular Broadway show.

69
June is the First Fall
West Village
Earnest, Slow, Amusing, Dull, Great acting

See it if you are interested in a story about a young gay man's coming to terms with his traditional Chinese family's acceptance.

Don't see it if you are looking for an engaging play with an original perspective.

74
During previews
Earnest, Intelligent, Ambitious, Thought-provoking

See it if If you enjoy interesting provocative autobiographical plays.

Don't see it if If you don't enjoy one person shows or do not enjoy plays about serious personal experiasnces

45
Relevant, Insipid, Bombastic, Heatfelt, Ambitious

See it if to experience a sincere, heartfelt cast and production from Kosovo concerning LGBTQ issues in Kosovo.

Don't see it if Unless it's important for you to experience a radical political play that is an outcry by a severely oppressed LGBTQ population first hand.

100
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Masterful, Relevant, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if Network is a relevant tour de force. A rare broadway show. TRUE THEATER ! INGENIUS !

Don't see it if You only enjoy musical theater

75
Bleach
Brooklyn
Ingenious, Clever, Edgy, Dark, Thought-provoking

See it if you want a truly Unique theatrical experience.

Don't see it if you dislike Dark subject matter. It s a about gay male hustler presented in an intimate venue to an audience of more then 10 patrons at time

78
During previews
Maverick
East Village
Great writing, Intelligent, Dry, Informative, Enthralling

See it if You are interested in an enjoyable, informative play about the genius of Orson Welles

Don't see it if you are only interested in light entertainment.

79
Dietrich: Natural Duty
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Masterful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great writing

See it if like solo shows recreating performances by entertainers of the past in a historical context.

Don't see it if you are not interested a show presenting a slice of Americana in a cabaret context.

80
Small Craft Warnings
West Village
Great writing, Delightful, Absorbing, Important, Must see

See it if just to be acquainted with this work by Ten. Wms.. Interesting story, good acting, great set and staging.

Don't see it if if you are not a fan of Tennessee Williams. It is quintessential T.W..

70
Entertaining, Quirky, Charming, Fun, Funny

See it if Like light hearted fair.

Don't see it if You are looking for serious theater.

79
Great acting, Great staging, Entertaining, Slow, Quirky

See it if to experience this play from the the early 1970's by this important American writer.

Don't see it if if you do not like profanity or are ill at ease watching a frenzied and quirky play.

81
During previews
The Book of Merman
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Refreshing, Fun

See it if You want a very cheerful and fun evening'

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

95
During previews
Extraordinary, Great singing, Clever, Intelligent, Delightful

See it if Especially if you are interested in NYC GAY HISTORY ... in the guise pf a Cabaret Show that is a Love Story of 2 Men.

Don't see it if ..you are Uncomfortable or Uninterested in Gay History.

95
Beep Boop
East Village
Absorbing, Delightful, Quirky, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if ... want an uplifting, enjoyable experience.

Don't see it if if you do not enjoy mime.

67
Banal, Slow, Good acting, Good staging, Interesting

See it if You want yo see a play that is to see a slice of NYC life about 20 somthings.

Don't see it if If yoi arr opposed to seeing sceens containing sexuality

65
Alexandria
West Village
Undeveloped, Preachy, Disappointing, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if ... want to hear an interesting debate dealing with christian values and civil rights and equality

Don't see it if ....you want to be challenged by content and only enjoy a well integrated plot.

50
Birthday Boy
East Village
Earnest, Well meaning, Disappointing, Slow, Cliched

See it if In this musical the score itself was terrific. See it if want to see true heart that comes from everyone associated in this production.

Don't see it if ...you are looking for an uplifting musical.

87
Refreshing, Delightful, Intelligent, Clever, Funny

See it if want to see a surprisingly funny uplifting show. Check your assumptions at the door... sweet and entertaining.

Don't see it if If you're are not interested in stand-up and /or are looking for a theatrical experience.

89
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if a great one-person show that is a recounting of the playwright's harrowing experience in Rikers that is also a terrific statement on race.

Don't see it if one person shows or if bar/raw theater is not for you.

64
Fluffy, Cliched, Overrated, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if you are able to share the experience and the ideas with a tween or teen. you are compelled to see all Tony-nominated and Tony-winning shows.

Don't see it if you are averse to a show with a book and score that is targeted to an adolescence audience.

72
Aunt Jack
East Village
Great acting, Slow, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if to see an enjoyable play that presents ideas for contemplation of the difference in generational understanding of sexual identity.

Don't see it if you are opposed to plays dealing with queer identity.

74
Entertaining, Quirky, Slow, Funny, Clever

See it if This is an important early broadway produced work by Taylor Mac. LIKE IT OR NOT...AND I LIKED IT! This is important in the Broadway Canon.

Don't see it if you are not interested in Progressive Broadway productions...you can't appreciate an approach that uses sophomoric humor as an engine.

50
Banal, Disappointing, Good acting, Slow, Cliched

See it if you want familiarize yourself with this later work of Arthur Miller.

Don't see it if Want to see a substanial play.

89
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
Soho/Tribeca
Masterful, Great staging, Delightful, Clever, Great acting

See it if for a truly, fun and entertaining experience with great acting in a bare-bones production.

Don't see it if you need production values and fluff.

49
Heart-felt, Banal, Amateurish, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if you want to support the Harlem Rep. Theater.

Don't see it if you want to see a true revival or an interesting re-invention of "Sweet Charity".

73
During previews
Clever, Funny, Great staging, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if You like boundry pushing theater.

Don't see it if are not interested in unconventional theater.

70
During previews
The White Devil
West Village
Interesting, Lengthy, Ambitious, Quirky, Great staging

See it if Like contemporary takes on classic plays.

Don't see it if Play by Shakespeare and his ilk are not to your liking.

98
During previews
After
Midtown E
Resonant, Profound, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A wonderful true theatrical experience.

Don't see it if you are not able to handle a emotionally charged drama.

74
Looking for Leroy
Midtown W
Good acting, Indulgent, Educational, Thought-provoking, Dry

See it if to learn about ; Leroy Jones/Amiri Baraka professional history and the circle and climate in which he functioned.

Don't see it if if you are not keen on a story that has a dry preachy narrative.

79
During previews
Operating Systems
Lower E Side
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Clever

See it if you are interested in seeing a very good play concerning relevant gender issues and the Me Too movement.

Don't see it if weighty complex issues and dense dialog are not of interest to you.

49
Catapult!
East Village
Insipid, Indulgent, Cliched, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you do not mind run of the mill dated sit-com content.

Don't see it if you do are interested in a quality theatrical experience.

68
During previews
Joan
Soho/Tribeca
Slow, Thought-provoking, Indulgent, Ambitious, Great staging

See it if it ponders life and life's choices

Don't see it if if you do not a linear story line

91
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Must see, Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Riveting

See it if an excellent play that deserves a life for time to come. Terrific acting on each actors part. Great writing !

Don't see it if do not want an intense experience.

90
The Day I Became Black
Soho/Tribeca
Intelligent, Funny, Clever, Quirky, Great writing

See it if A comedic and thought provoking evening of autobiographical stand up on racial identity and the state of black experience now in the U.S..

Don't see it if can't tolerate harsh, explicit dialog.

80
Black Light
West Village
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Clever, Inspired, Imformative

See it if For an inspiring fully entertaining experience.A thoughtful RICH complex show. Fantastic Musicians. Good original music Great story telling

Don't see it if if you are opposed to being reminded of our currant socio-political situation or you are not interested in a non traditionall musical.

80
Inner Voices 2016
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great singing, Absorbing, Enjoyable

See it if something enjoyable with great singing and acting.

Don't see it if if you do not enjoy show "cases".

26
Banal, Confusing, Indulgent, Insipid, Nonsensical

See it if You want to see a take on contemporary political Avant Garde theater.

Don't see it if you want a linear story with cohesive plot lines.

47
During previews
Rat Pack Undead
Midtown W
Banal, Disappointing, Overrated, Insipid, Weak

See it if There was some good singing. If you enjoy a very nice cabaret experience to enjoy with friends.

Don't see it if if you are looking a well developed clever cabaret experiance.

75
Soundstage
Soho/Tribeca
Ambitious, Clever, Thought-provoking, Edgy, Confusing

See it if want to see a technically clever and intricate performance dealing with gender issues.

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

39
Banal, Confusing, Disappointing, Slow, Insipid

See it if You are curious to see a new "young" experimental theater and performance art

Don't see it if You are uninterested in experimental theater.

100
The Chechens
Gramercy
Extraordinary, Great acting, Riveting, Must see, Intelligent

See it if For great acting&directing. Dark humor Immediately follows serious and profound dialog and action, brilliant.entire play is sensational.

Don't see it if ...you don't enjoy serious or thought proboking theater

89
Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Clever, Edgy, Fantastic, Provocative, Intense

See it if You want a great theater experiance.True to the movie,Central actors inhabit the characters with intensity,vulnerability & heart.

Don't see it if If nudity profanity & audience participation is not for you.