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Reviews (29)
88
Ink
Midtown W
Great writing, Relevant, Great acting, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if you love period plays and great intense scenes

Don't see it if you want something fluffy and light-hearted

98
Amazing lighting, Profound, Masterful, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you want a refreshing take on the myth of Orpheus scored with beautiful music and taken on by amazing acting.

Don't see it if you don't like theatre? There is no reason to not see this show unless you can't.

88
Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if you love one man shows, with great choices in lighting, acting, set, and script

Don't see it if you hate one man shows, want spectacle or surface level things of theatre

77
The White Devil
West Village
Hilarious, Insipid, Great staging, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like western classical texts with a lot of death and revenge and plotting

Don't see it if you want something kid friendly or mainstream with Broadway

86
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Fluffy, Intelligent, Entertaining, Great singing, Clever

See it if you like Alice in Wonderland and good singing

Don't see it if you like more experimental and innovative shows

78
Juliet + Romeo
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting, Funny, Romantic

See it if you love seeing adaptations of shows which bring them to a new light

Don't see it if you dislike shakespeare

72
Entertaining, Disappointing, Cliched, Slow, Ambitious

See it if you like teenage pop musicals that push forward a progressive message

Don't see it if you dislike flat characters that are stereotyped with forgettable music that leads nowhere, and a plot that is obnoxious

75
The Prisoner
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Confusing, Slow, Great staging, Excruciating

See it if you appreciate theatre that immerses you into it's environment and world

Don't see it if you want a show that engages you, it's a very slow show with little dialogue

69
Delightful, Disappointing, Great singing, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if you are a huge fan of My Fair Lady or easily entertained. The singing was great as well. The book is great.

Don't see it if you want a show that is exciting throughout the whole show. The set design felt too complicated, and this adaptation left much to be desired

83
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you enjoy an immersive theater experience that tells a great story

Don't see it if you want a spectacle, this is a more intimate experience

88
Enchanting, Great singing, Intelligent, Refreshing, Profound

See it if you like to see a show about coming together from different backgrounds and also great music

Don't see it if you want a more action packed exciting story

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if you like Spongebob and like to laugh, along with great acting

Don't see it if you don't like commercial musicals and don't like the music

89
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Profound

See it if you want a story about people coming together during a time of crisis followed up with amazing acting by the ensemble

Don't see it if you don't like the music, because it is a bit different than other shows

96
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Great writing, Refreshing, Must see

See it if you enjoy the history of the US told through rap and hip hop, along with other genres of music as well

Don't see it if you don't like brilliant musicals that are revolutionary

98
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Riveting

See it if you enjoy Shakespeare and brilliant staging, along with an outstanding cast of actors

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of Shakespeare, because this is one of his lesser plays, but still proves to be enticing

10
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Confusing, Cool puppet, Awful projections, Banal, Slow

See it if you really really really like King Kong or have free tickets to it and nothing better to do

Don't see it if you want to do something fun, or see theatre that invokes a question

76
Graphite
East Village
Funny, Intense, Relevant

See it if you identify as a person of color who wants their story told

Don't see it if you want a story, instead of a theatre piece

71
Enchanting, Slow, Over-explanation, Terrible script, Great acting

See it if you love these high profile actors who do an amazing job and interested in the Clinton family

Don't see it if you want a script that makes me want more and have less explanations of things instead of just doing it.

80
Relevant, Resonant, Profound, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you like an amazing set and lights coupled with great Shakespearean actors

Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare

72
Hurricane Diane
East Village
Cliched, Entertaining, Relevant, Funny, Disappointing

See it if you want a funny comedy that uses Greek tropes set in a contemporary setting

Don't see it if you don't want a heavy handed message about the environment that most people already agree with

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if you like an intimate experience and a wonderful ambiance alongside great acting

Don't see it if you dislike trial plays or want something with extravagance

77
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Disappointing, Great singing, Overrated, Slow

See it if you like strong singers and iconic songs

Don't see it if you want a new show that revitalizes you. It doesn't provide anything new

80
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if you are a fan of Harry Potter and love comedies.

Don't see it if you want something to challenge you intellectually.

85
Ambitious, Entertaining, Clever, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if you appreciate modern plays with verse, along with music from the Go-Go's

Don't see it if you hate Shakespeare or not progressive

73
Funny, Overrated, Great writing, Great staging, Disappointing

See it if you like the movie and pop music, with some decent performances

Don't see it if you don't like the movie

82
Absorbing, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Resonant

See it if you enjoy a pop score by Cyndi Lauper, and a great story

Don't see it if you like to listen to more classical musicals

87
Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious, Raunchy, Funny

See it if you like a journey about a man finding his religion through hilarious songs coupled with great acting

Don't see it if you are not comfortable raunchy type of humor

79
Entertaining, Great acting, Overrated, Relevant, Fluffy

See it if for the great acting of the whole cast, along with the outstanding voices they have

Don't see it if you don't like the music or lazy writing

84
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great writing, Clever

See it if you like music by Sara Bareillis and a cute story by amazingly talented people that is empowering for women

Don't see it if you don't like pop music or want a serious show to watch