Carolyn 6125

Manhattan | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (140)
68
Non-linear, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if don't mind following seemingly disjointed thoughts.

Don't see it if you don't like non-linear storyline. The set seemed haphazardly put together.

69
Entertaining, A bit disconnected, Intelligent

See it if unique, non-traditional format, but good acting. Makes one think about our constitutional rights.

Don't see it if non-linear, little bit of improvisation, debate style dialog.

75
Ambitious, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if two strong performances by lead actors. Intelligent play about being deaf.

Don't see it if the supertitles at times were not helpful and didn't keep up with dialogue.

79
Shadowlands
Midtown W
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if you are a fan of C S Lewis as I am. Very interesting to learn about his personal life.

Don't see it if the topic of cancer, death and loss.

85
Great acting, Great writing, Must see

See it if great production and superb actors in a classic play.

Don't see it if you don't like period plays about the South and their family quarrels.

85
Great acting, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if wonderful writing and powerful performances from all the actors.

Don't see it if you can't pay attention to every single word.

70
During previews
Party Face
Midtown W
Slow, At times funny, Entertaining

See it if The accent was hard to get used to, but otherwise a nice comedy with all female cast.

Don't see it if A bit too long for me.

73
Confusing, Intense, Entertaining

See it if you like intensity and drama from a very good leading actor.

Don't see it if it was hard to get into this play on such a small stage.

72
Entertaining, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to be educated about some of the eye-opening unsavory things our politicians are doing.

Don't see it if you are a Trump supporter.

71
During previews
De Novo
East Village
Sobering, Fast paced dialogue, Ambitious

See it if you like documentary theater about immigration.

Don't see it if don't like listening to the dialogue switching between spanish and english.

70
Entertaining, Not memorable, Slow

See it if you want something light.

Don't see it if you are expecting a play with substance.

73
Church & State
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a play deal with politics, religion and gun control.

Don't see it if This was veiled as a comedy, but really this was a serious play.

80
If I Forget
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing

See it if Good writing about family affected by sickness of elder parents and how to deal with their Jewish heritage.

Don't see it if You don't like to see siblings squabbling over their inherited property.

75
During previews
Charm
West Village
Ambitious, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you want to know about the transgender community.

Don't see it if It was a bit on the long side.

86
Entertaining, Great singing, Classic

See it if I saw it with Donna Murphy and it was wonderful. Music was great.

Don't see it if you don't want to see a musical comedy.

68
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if you like like modernized versions of Shakespeare.

Don't see it if you don't like Trump being lampooned.

62
Good writing, Slow, Confusing

See it if for the sharp writing towards the second half of the play.

Don't see it if it was a bit slow in the beginning, and the plot is not well developed.

76
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you like subtle acting, clever use of digital back screen, and are a Lewis fan.

Don't see it if you don;t like one-man shows. Don't go if you are tired. It's a bit slow.

75
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Original, Refreshing

See it if you like a capella and a story about New Yorkers.

Don't see it if you don't like watching a series of short skits.

75
This Day Forward
Gramercy
Great writing, Thought-provoking, Familial

See it if you like to see family dynamics though this was on the dark comedy side.

Don't see it if you don't like seeing a family break down and seeing blame shifting.

77
Hilarious, Great acting, Dark

See it if you like to see one man play more than 10 roles.

Don't see it if you don't like dark plays about killing to get ahead.

69
Blue Man Group
East Village
Original, Unconventional, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy non-speaking, offbeat, creative entertainment.

Don't see it if you are expecting a story or narrative.

69
The Lion
East Village
Entertaining, Refreshing, Resonant

See it if you like a coming of age, one man story telling show.

Don't see it if you want an extravagant, elaborate show.

80
During previews
Ride the Cyclone
West Village
Clever, Fresh and original, Great acting

See it if you like excellent high-energy performances.

Don't see it if you don't like quirky, non traditional, story telling.

65
Confusing, Hard to tell if this was a comedy or tragedy

See it if you are open to a new interpretation of the play.

Don't see it if you had preconceived notions of this play.

77
Clever, Ad-libbed, Funny

See it if you like something original, quirky, engaging with the audience, and thoughtful.

Don't see it if you don't like improvisation and audience interaction.

70
During previews
Entertaining, Ambitious, Intelligent

See it if the doctor character was hard to understand his speech, the rest of the cast gave very controlled performances.

Don't see it if small stage, the audience was on all 4 sides so sometimes it was hard to hear the actors.

70
During previews
Balls
Midtown E
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if for the clever staging, sound effects and creativity.

Don't see it if the side stories were distracting for me.

77
Napoli, Brooklyn
Midtown W
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if like a story about Italian immigrant family and their struggles in New York.

Don't see it if you don't like to see abusive father character.

80
Indecent
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Profound, Intelligent

See it if clever staging and wonderful use of music to add to the story.

Don't see it if you have aversion to lesbian relations.

80
For a previous production
Funny, Great staging, Delightful

See it if wonderful, mindless slapstick comedy.

Don't see it if This is not a serious, deep thinking show.

69
Confusing, Banal, Disappointing

See it if you like offbeat theater.

Don't see it if the play was too long and hard to follow.

75
Disappointing, Entertaining, Quirky

See it if you like to hear about back stories of the lives of people in the theater.

Don't see it if you do not like solo shows and if you do not know about George Rose.

80
Enchanting, Original, Touching

See it if A refreshingly new musical about our humanity and frailty. After seeing the musical, I rented the movie version.

Don't see it if you are expecting spectacle.

89
Great acting, Intelligent, Must see

See it if well done play about autistic boy's adventure. Very inventive.

Don't see it if you don't like plays about people with social handicaps.

80
Funny, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Want to see a light, funny show based on the movie.

Don't see it if Forgettable songs, and predictable.

76
Linda
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Resonant

See it if You are interested in women issues of career, family life and aging.

Don't see it if You are expecting a clear resolution at the end.

79
Intense, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Great writing

See it if A timely story about race, privilege and economic status.

Don't see it if No reason not to see it.

78
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Riveting, Great acting, Suspenseful

See it if you want a thought provoking show about "the future".

Don't see it if you don't like to be scared.

84
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if you want to see an all star cast perform this comedy.

Don't see it if you don't want to sit outside. It will be hot and humid.

65
During previews
Invincible
Midtown E
Entertaining, Ambitious, Disappointing, Great writing

See it if you are interested in topics such as class distinction, socio-economic issues and marriage.

Don't see it if It went on a bit, needs tightening up, and it dealt with too many subjects.

77
During previews
Sojourners
East Village
Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Slow, Refreshing

See it if you like memorable characters, good dialogue, and new works.

Don't see it if It was a bit long, so be prepared. First act was slow but second act was good.

80
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Great acting, Resonant, Entertaining, Feministic

See it if You want to be inspired by the character Jenna to better her life and circumstance.

Don't see it if You don't like to see the female lead character made out as a victim though she prevails in the end.

80
Falsettos
Midtown W
Great singing, Entertaining, Slightly dated, Relevant, Great acting

See it if I liked the clever, but minimalist set and background.

Don't see it if Be prepared for a sing-through show.

75
Entertaining, Graphic, Edgy

See it if you like good writing, and a complete story.

Don't see it if you don't like blood, gore.

70
Hilarious, Satirical, Edgy

See it if you like to see almost everyone/everything get parodied.

Don't see it if you are easily offended.

69
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like the writings of C.S. Lewis on Christianity.

Don't see it if you don't want to hear about religion.

71
Hilarious, Fast paced, Delightful

See it if you like campy but a funny spoof on Hitchcock.

Don't see it if you are a purist.

45
During previews
The Portal
West Village
Strange, Excruciating, Makes no sense

See it if you like psychedelic digital background imaging.

Don't see it if you don't like 70's hippie style feeling.

80
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you want to hear a great voice, sincerity, and a woman not afraid to show her Christianity.

Don't see it if you don't like one-woman singing shows.