Brayet

New York City | 25-34 | Male

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Reviews (305)
58
american (tele)visions
East Village
Confusing, Slow, Excruciating
September 26th, 2022

See it if you like new works

Don't see it if you like things linear

94
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing
September 23rd, 2022

See it if you enjoy intelligent historical dramas

Don't see it if you don't like thinking during a play

85
During previews
Must see, Resonant, Masterful, Great acting
September 21st, 2022

See it if you're a fan of Miller's work and want to see a very well crafted production or are into stories that reflect the American Dream

Don't see it if you simply don't like family dramas that deal with major American themes.

66
During previews
1776 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Banal, Cliched, Slow, Great singing
September 21st, 2022

See it if you want to support a new take and all female cast on a well-written classic.

Don't see it if you don't like liberties taken with history

Also While the overall show still holds up, the symbolism and motifs used a... Read more Read less

70
This Beautiful Future
West Village
Slow, Thought-provoking, Confusing
September 20th, 2022

See it if you like small stories about human relationships

Don't see it if you're not a fan of "modern" stagings.

60
Relevant, Slow, Great staging
September 4th, 2022

See it if you're a fan of the book

Don't see it if you prefer big spectacle.

65
Los Otros
Midtown W
Slow, Great singing, Confusing
August 29th, 2022

See it if you are a Michael John LaChiusa completist. You enjoy contrasting monologues

Don't see it if you expect to see interaction or a clear linear story.

62
During previews
The Butcher Boy
Chelsea
Ambitious, Disappointing, Great acting, Confusing
July 31st, 2022

See it if you like darker musicals about childhood trauma

Don't see it if you don’t like musicals with lost of swearing and darker themes

86
During previews
Oresteia
Upper E Side
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Epic, Great acting
July 25th, 2022

See it if themes of justice and the classics appeal to you

Don't see it if you don’t like long dramas.

76
Mister Miss America
West Village
Fluffy, Great writing, Funny, Clever
July 12th, 2022

See it if you're a fan of pageant humor

Don't see it if one person shows are not for you.

79
Silly, Fluffy, Hilarious, Funny
July 12th, 2022

See it if you enjoy slight but funny takes on pop culture.

Don't see it if you want a linear show or don't like humor on the sillier side

77
During previews
Absorbing, Cliched, Great acting
May 23rd, 2022

See it if you like dramas about loss and generational divides.

Don't see it if you don't like stories of queerness across generations.

60
Golden Shield
Midtown W
Confusing, Thought-provoking, Relevant
May 23rd, 2022

See it if you like shows about internet policy.

Don't see it if you're expecting a more straight-forward drama

62
During previews
Confusing, Important, Great writing
April 19th, 2022

See it if You’re a big fan of the work and know the stories.

Don't see it if If you like stories to be told linearly and naturalistically.

Also I’m a fan of this piece and there were performances to like. I just fo... Read more Read less

75
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting
April 15th, 2022

See it if You like frank dramas about darker subject matter played by nuanced actors.

Don't see it if You don’t like stories about abuse.

51
During previews
The Patsy
Lower E Side
Confusing, Repetitive, Quirky, Fluffy
April 3rd, 2022

See it if you're a big fan of one person shows with multiple characters

Don't see it if you need a bit more distinction between characters.

78
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great writing, Ambitious
February 2nd, 2022

See it if you like meditations on history and what generations owe to each other

Don't see it if you don't like political speeches about the middle east, don't like 3 hour plays.

89
During previews
Entertaining, Fluffy, Funny
February 2nd, 2022

See it if you must see this cast

Don't see it if you don't love old-fashioned musicals or don't like updates to classic musicals.

70
Relevant, Intense, Disappointing
February 2nd, 2022

See it if you like plays about the issues facing modern workers.

Don't see it if you loved it at the Atlantic, this production doesn't hold up. Or if you don't like dramas.

50
Fluffy, Dated, Cliched
December 8th, 2021

See it if you're a complete Sex and the City obsessed person and feel the need to out of sheer obligation.

Don't see it if you're expecting something modern, smart, and funny. If you know nothing about Sex and the City

55
For a previous production
A Sherlock Carol
Midtown W
Disappointing, Slow, Fluffy
December 8th, 2021

See it if you want a bit of silliness but don't want it to be too silly

Don't see it if you're expecting a big, bold comedy.

68
The Alchemist
Midtown W
Fluffy, Great acting, Funny
November 23rd, 2021

See it if you like an old fashioned slamming-doors farce.

Don't see it if you don't like farces without something else to offer.

Also Like most old farces it takes a bit to build into the madness and it g... Read more Read less

85
Must see, Relevant, Hilarious, Great singing, Great acting
November 20th, 2021

See it if you're a fan of the show, Sondheim, or want to see a funny but blistering take on the darkness in people in dark times.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of Doyle's minimalism or don't enjoy dark humor.

70
During previews
Clyde's (Broadway)
Midtown W
Sitcom, Great acting, Great staging
November 20th, 2021

See it if you're a fan of light sitcom-like dramedy.

Don't see it if you're expecting the gut punch drama with humor Nottage usually gives.

90
During previews
Riveting, Must see, Funny, Great acting
November 1st, 2021

See it if you want a conversation about the history of the portrayal of people of color in theatre and the struggles and issues therein.

Don't see it if you don't like comedies to have a strong message.

83
Riveting, Thought-provoking, Must see, Relevant, Great acting
November 1st, 2021

See it if you want an understanding of a long struggle that has not improved in 3 decades.

Don't see it if If you don't like documentary theatre or do not believe the criminal justice system is steeped in over a century of racism.

70
Good staging, Cliched
October 29th, 2021

See it if you're a big fan of children on stage or stories about coming out.

Don't see it if you're expecting a new angle on a story.

72
During previews
The Visitor
East Village
Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking
October 29th, 2021

See it if you like smaller stories of human connections or are a fan of David Hyde Pierce.

Don't see it if you're expecting a traditionally heavy-handed story of immigration or it's a sensitive subject for you.

92
Relevant, Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Clever
October 25th, 2021

See it if you're interested in Reality Winner's story and want to see theatre using pre-recorded audio.

Don't see it if you need a more clear plot.

91
Dana H. (Broadway)
Midtown W
Intense, Riveting, Must see
October 20th, 2021

See it if you want to hear a woman tell a riveting story in her own words and voice as well as a great performance.

Don't see it if You don't like one-person shows.

60
Fairycakes
West Village
Funny, Slow, Fluffy, Disappointing
October 19th, 2021

See it if you want to see a modern Moliere rhymed play and the very funny cast.

Don't see it if you're expecting Douglas Carter Beane's usual quick wit. Do not like rhymed plays.

92
Profound, Must see, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting
October 14th, 2021

See it if you want to see what the art form of musical theatre can truly achieve including some amazing performances.

Don't see it if you need a musical to be fluffy.

50
Excruciating, Indulgent, Slow, Thought-provoking, Cliched
October 13th, 2021

See it if you like one-person shows presented by mega conglomerates telling you that the society you're participating in is toxic

Don't see it if you're expecting something funny, streamlined, or entertaining.

78
During previews
Great writing, Great acting, Funny
October 6th, 2021

See it if you want to see a humorously told story told through a very good one-man performance.

Don't see it if you need sets, linear story, and a full cast. One person shows aren't your thing.

77
During previews
Letters Of Suresh
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing
October 6th, 2021

See it if You like epistolary plays and or monologues. An interesting web of a story linking people closely even if they've never met.

Don't see it if you need more of a straight-forward plot.

71
Entertaining, Funny
September 17th, 2021

See it if you want a fun night in the theatre with a unique staging of a classic.

Don't see it if you like traditional Shakespeare.

75
During previews
Riveting, Intelligent, Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting
March 9th, 2020

See it if themes of reckoning with American History done with a Gilmore Girls-type small town appeals to you.

Don't see it if you only enjoy naturalistic drama.

50
Mirrors
East Village
Needs trimmed, Tentative acting/singing, Cliched, Clunky staging
March 9th, 2020

See it if you're interested in LGBTQ stories of black women in the American south.

Don't see it if you don't like true black box inexpensive theater or themes of lesbianism.

74
For a previous production
Coal Country
West Village
Overly-long, Relevant, Bluegrass, Great acting
March 3rd, 2020

See it if you enjoy documentary theatre of true accounts of tragedy brought on by negligence on the part of millionaire CEOs.

Don't see it if you are triggered by accounts of deaths, don't enjoy documentary theatre, or hate bluegrass music.

71
Indulgent, Great acting, Cliched
March 3rd, 2020

See it if you enjoy stories of siblings struggling under an alcoholic mother.

Don't see it if you're expecting something new in the "abused child has a fantasy live to escape" narrative.

69
During previews
Unknown Soldier
Midtown W
Estelle parsons!, Great singing, Confusing, Cliched
March 3rd, 2020

See it if you want a more traditional Michael Friedman musical about lost love.

Don't see it if romances involving time/amnesia and confusing narratives don't interest you.

73
During previews
72 Miles to Go...
Midtown W
Relevant, Great acting, Cliched
March 3rd, 2020

See it if you want a tragic and modern immigration story that's not on the extreme end, but still emotional and well done.

Don't see it if you're opposed to stories of those trying and failing to legally come into this country to be with family.

70
We're Gonna Die
Midtown W
Great singing, Thought-provoking, Entertaining
March 3rd, 2020

See it if you like cabaret about dark subjects.

Don't see it if you're squeamish around stories of tragic death.

70
Mack & Mabel
Midtown W
Fluffy, Great singing, Delightful
February 24th, 2020

See it if you want to hear this gorgeous score expertly played and sung.

Don't see it if you're expecting a modern musical or don't like down beat endings.

Also While overall a fine production, it seems the held back on choreograph... Read more Read less

56
During previews
The Perplexed
Midtown W
Slow, Meandering, Both great and terrible actors, Banal, Cliched
February 24th, 2020

See it if you like old fashion drawing room plays that don't feel the need to say much.

Don't see it if you like shows with plots or think this is Succession.

Also There's a line in the show "It's like a movie that wants to win Oscars... Read more Read less

55
Cliched, Slow, Overrated, Poorly-staged, Interesting conceit
February 20th, 2020

See it if you like multi-generational stories of the cycle of mental illness.

Don't see it if topics like mental illness and suicide aren't for you.

Also I didn't find this as confusing or hard to follow like others seem to ... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Fluffy, Dated, Fun, Great staging
February 19th, 2020

See it if you want to see Beth Malone giving it her all.

Don't see it if you're expecting the classic show. This is an entirely new show with an almost entirely "new" score.

90
Happy Birthday Doug
Soho/Tribeca
Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Clever
February 10th, 2020

See it if you're a fan of gay comedy and Drew Droege.

Don't see it if jokes about LA gays are too niche for you.

79
During previews
Dracula (CSC)
East Village
Relevant, Quirky, Funny
February 5th, 2020

See it if you want an updated telling of the classic tale done in a humorous way to bring out a modern statement against the patriarchy.

Don't see it if you prefer a straight-forward serious adaptation and do not like zanier comedy.

49
During previews
Frankenstein (CSC)
East Village
Excruciating, Cliched, Confusing, Tedious, Slow
February 3rd, 2020

See it if you have a desire to have the Prometheus myth underlined while someone tunes instruments.

Don't see it if you're expecting a plot-driven production instead of someone narrating a story.

Also this production really tries to say something about Man/God Man/Monste... Read more Read less