CHOOKAS

New York City | 35-49 | Female
About:  A theatre lover & maker.
Reviews (28)
85
Betrayal
Midtown W
Intense, Riveting, Intelligent, Great acting, Edgy

See it if Wonderfully acted. This interpretation really highlights there are never just two people effected when it comes to infidelity.

Don't see it if You don’t like a modern pared down reinterpretation of a classic play.

70
Confusing, Excruciating, Slow, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if A very cerebral play that grapples with ideas of what is real and what memory is. Solid, intelligent acting by a good cast.

Don't see it if You don't like non-liner plays that brings up more questions than answers.

82
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Funny, Clever

See it if If you love language and thought provoking theatre with a hint of satire and broad comedic moments.

Don't see it if Gore and raunchy comedy.

90
Ambitious, Entertaining, Intelligent, Epic, Great acting

See it if you love Shakespeare done by an ambitious company of brave actors

Don't see it if don't like Shakespeare tragedies.

68
During previews
Quirky, Funny, Fluffy, Cliched, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a well executed play with good actors.

Don't see it if If you need story that goes deeper than surface level.

85
Absorbing, Hilarious, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Delightful

See it if You want to see the master of the one man show! A hilarious and touching journey through Latin history!

Don't see it if You don't like to be entertained and made to think!

94
Ambitious, Clever, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if You want to see theatre that is outside of a proscenium. This is a show that engages and is entertaining in a surprising way.

Don't see it if You don't like theatre that is not "traditional".

73
Delightful, Great singing, Entertaining, Fluffy, Cliched

See it if A fun take on a tall tale.

Don't see it if Don't like musicals!

89
Sweat
Midtown W
Absorbing, Masterful, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Profound

See it if You want to see theatre that is timely and thought provoking. Amazing performances by a rock solid cast. Go see it!

Don't see it if You are expecting an escape from the current social and political situation.

80
Delightful, Entertaining, Great writing, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you love lively and funny theatre that draws from the comic book genre, to tell a story with heart.

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of the comic book or super hero genre.

80
Echoes
Midtown E
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if a show that is pure, simply staged and thought provoking.

Don't see it if you want to be challenged

80
Washer/Dryer
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Romantic, Funny, Refreshing

See it if You want to see a well written, funny entertaining play!

Don't see it if You don't like to laugh!

86
Absorbing, Clever, Great staging, Original, Thought-provoking

See it if You love theatre that is original, thought provoking and will break your heart.

Don't see it if Don't like puppies.

89
39 Steps
Gramercy
Dizzying, Hilarious, Great acting, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You like to laugh a lot and love theatre that is inventive with great acting!

Don't see it if Don't like to laugh and have a good time!

73
Great writing, Great acting, Epic, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if If you want to see the indomitable Glenda Jackson tackle this epic role!

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

72
The Cake
Midtown W
Relevant, Quirky, Funny, Thought-provoking, Delightful

See it if You want a well thought out, interesting take on personal and social issues and doesn't resolve them with a tidy bow.

Don't see it if You are closed minded and only want to see one point of view.

77
During previews
Great writing, Entertaining, Intense, Funny, Must see

See it if you are a fan of Sam Shepard and his masterful writing.

Don't see it if if you your not a fan of Shepard's work.

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84
During previews
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining, Resonant

See it if A great revival with wonderful performances and nuanced directing.

Don't see it if If you aren't a fan of smart funny dialogue!

80
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Quirky

See it if A chance to see Mark Rylance on stage is reason enough but the singing of countertenor Iestyn Davies truly steals the show.

Don't see it if You expect a straightforward dramatic play!

62
Junk
Upper W Side
Dated, Confusing, Slow, Great staging, Relevant

See it if You want to see where the financial crisis began.

Don't see it if If you want to see a story that has been told before to better effect.

72
The Treasurer
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Disappointing, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if Great actors doing great work on stage under the thoughtful direction of a master director.

Don't see it if you like plays to have a meaning

78
For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Fluffy, Great staging

See it if You love a good laugh with jaw dropping staging and stunts. This group of game actors careen their way through this comedic romp!

Don't see it if If you get the joke early and then want to move on.

78
Vietgone
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great writing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Quirky

See it if you want to see a great love and immigrant story told in a refreshing way using references from comic books and popular movies.

Don't see it if don't like non-linear theatre.

75
Kentucky
Midtown W
Delightful, Original, Refreshing, Quirky, Funny

See it if You are looking for a good off off Broadway show that is entertaining and quirky

Don't see it if Don't like to laugh

80
House Rules
Soho/Tribeca
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Absorbing, Profound

See it if You like a story that is thought provoking and original.

Don't see it if You don't like relationship plays.

99
Ambitious, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Riveting

See it if You want to see a master theatre craftsman at work. This version breathes new life into A View from the Bridge!

Don't see it if Don't like avant garde theatre.

98
Entertaining, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great writing

See it if you like theatre that challenges the status quo and that is both entertaining and thought provoking.

Don't see it if you don't like to be challenged by theatre!

87
During previews
The Christians
Midtown W
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Intense, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if Theatre that makes you think and doesn't lay everything out in black and white.

Don't see it if you hate ambiguity.