Carol loves NYC

Bridgewater | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (74)
82
Absorbing, Thought-provoking

See it if you are contemplative, empathic and open minded.

Don't see it if You are looking for comedy or you are a fuddy duddy type.

69
Great singing, Ambitious

See it if you are up for something different. You like rock music.

Don't see it if You only like seeing "winners" you like quiet and peaceful shows

Also If this is something you're interested in you should see it. Don't bas... Read more Read less

82
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Disappointing

See it if You can see a play that has some plot issues but is still thought provoking. The acting is good. There's a lot going on.

Don't see it if You get impatient if plays wander or the theme seems to be weak in parts. Don't see it if you're expecting Dear Evan Hansen level of a show.

Also A talk back would be awesome. Also the theater needs to enforce the ce... Read more Read less

50
For a previous production
Banal, Cliched, Confusing, Disappointing

See it if I dunno. See it if they fixed plot from when it played at Papermill. Ending was awful. I guess if you like that era you might like it...

Don't see it if You are expecting to hear something you know. You like to sing the songs when you leave. You don't care about plot.

Also This review is based on a performance I saw at the Papermill playhouse

90
Absorbing, Enchanting, Intelligent, Refreshing, Entertaining

See it if You can get good seats. It's worth sitting closer. You don't have to be young to love this. The staging and costumes are awesome.

Don't see it if You hate Disney stories

73
Banal, Cliched, Disappointing, Overrated, Entertaining

See it if You can't get tickets to anything else and you want to see a musical. Or if you are seeing it with kids

Don't see it if If you hate formulaic stories and dumb jokes

90
Clever, Enchanting, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You want a real experience. It's awesome. The cast works so hard to entertain

Don't see it if You get confused easily or you don't like music and dancing

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

See it if You want a thought provoking slice of history. See it if you like to examine themes and characters

Don't see it if You are looking for something light. It's a masterpiece

100
Ambitious, Absorbing, Entertaining, Epic, Relevant

See it if You Need to be entertained like you've never been entertained before

Don't see it if You have a hard time understanding lyrics in rap

Also Ok saw this again a couple weeks ago. Two years since I first saw it i... Read more Read less

75
Delightful, Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if The cast is good You've never seen it before

Don't see it if You're a prude

60
Clever, Dated, Overrated, Quirky

See it if You're in the mood for something light

Don't see it if You don't like cliche

100
Absorbing, Great singing

See it if You love the theater You appreciate great art

Don't see it if You're with young kids

80
Entertaining, Great singing, Good cast, Better than the reviews give it credit for

See it if You appreciate flawless singing. You are ok going to musicals with songs that are forgettable. You are interested in the story

Don't see it if If You are macho. If you don't like makeup and fashion.

Also I liked it more than I thought I would. The costumes and sets are grea... Read more Read less

87
During previews
Delightful, Great singing, Nostalgic

See it if You love Broadway. If you love the show and can hum along. You love being part of an adoring audience.

Don't see it if Big musicals are not your thing

Also Bette delivers. The rest are ok. The sets and costumes are colorful an... Read more Read less

95
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great writing

See it if You like thought provoking theater. It's excellent. The acting is great and the plot is very timely even though it starts in 2000.

Don't see it if You want to see something light.

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Dizzying, Great singing, Indulgent

See it if You want to see a classic. If you love music and theater.

Don't see it if You want a light cheery show

85
During previews
Absorbing, Great writing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if You love deep meaningful theater

Don't see it if You want a family show.

80
Cliched, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You love Gloria's music. You love the Miami sound machine. You want to be in a good mood. And if you're familiar with their story

Don't see it if Don't see it if you don't like to be seen moving to the music in public!!

90
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You want to see a big fun show.

Don't see it if You want a romance or old fashioned musical

82
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Relevant

See it if You like music

Don't see it if You want to see a big show

100
During previews
Absorbing, Ambitious, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging

See it if You are lucky enough to get a ticket. It's wonderful

Don't see it if You need a show with an intermission. I can't think of another reason not to see it

85
Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful

See it if You love music from that period You're interested in knowing how some famous songs started.

Don't see it if You think it's mama Mia

51
Banal, Cliched, Disappointing

See it if You liked jersey boys and love thus genre

Don't see it if You are expecting something great

85
Confusing, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if Kids Families People who don't see a lot of musicals

Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor

Also I wanted to like it more. I've seen almost everything on Broadway but ... Read more Read less