CLAUDIA 6076

New York City

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Reviews (156)
Preview trick or treat
95
Edgy, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Excellent ensemble acting and directing. The play develops slowly as a mystery novel that will keep you gripped until the last page when

Don't see it if You do not like psychological tales.

Also answers are revealed.

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100
Relevant, Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if The play is about Gloria Steinem life from her teenage years taking care of her mentally ill mother, her early career as a journalist in

Don't see it if If you are not interested in the women liberation movement

Also New York, her feminist "conversion" at a 1968 abortion-rights rally an... Read more Read less

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100
Intelligent, Great staging, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A touchy story about a family with a child with disabilities, that brings to light the sacrifices and the constant struggle to make

Don't see it if do not like play about children with disabilities

Also the child “happy.” It is an uplifting story that left me sad and happy... Read more Read less

Preview showscore
92
Great composing, Autobiographical, Intelligent, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Wonderfully performance by a very talented songwriter, composer and performer Leenya Rideout.

Don't see it if If you do not like solo shows.

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100
Must see, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if WONDERFUL in every respect: great music, a heartfelt story of success in show business, and a love story. Although Berlin was exceptional

Don't see it if you do not like Irving Berlin's music

Also in its talent, his love for his adopted country, it is not unique it i... Read more Read less

Preview nytwconstitution
78
During previews
Intelligent, Great acting, Relevant, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if The show is original and timely. It does explore that many basic rights of women, and minorities are not guaranteed, and easily overturned.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in this subject matter

Also We must have a body of laws to protect us against anarchy. "We the Peo... Read more Read less

Preview unraveled
70
During previews
Slow, Great staging, Disappointing, Great acting

See it if Well acted, directed but the storyline appeared fragmented, and too melodramatic.

Don't see it if you do not want to be depressed

Preview beautiful
100
Entertaining, Great staging, Great set design, Great choreography, Great singing

See it if The evolution of Carol King from a suburban housewife to a hall of fame singer-songwriter explores the social changes of the 1960th.

Don't see it if If you do not like rock n roll

Also The musical songs and their interpretations were magnificent. Abby Mue... Read more Read less

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86
Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if The play has great ensemble acting, it is funny and sad at the same time, and it is always insightful. The strong self-esteem, with its

Don't see it if You do not like play of ideas as a genre

Also accompanying dimensions of identity and self-worth, or lack of, is bas... Read more Read less

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68
Slow, Great acting

See it if I do congratulate the actors for an excellent performance. I personally do not think that the original story by Anton Chekhov called

Don't see it if if you do not like off off Broadway theatre.

Also The Fiancée can be adapted or reinterpreted as a short play.

Preview unm1
93
During previews
Masterful, Great staging, Great acting, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if I have seen mime associated with dance, the performers heads replaced by objects, such as a violin for the face, or the whole-body hidden

Don't see it if You do not like mime as an art form.

Also by the darkness of the stage. Although the actors are unrecognizable a... Read more Read less

Preview conflict
95
Intelligent, Great sets & costumes, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if This play is best described as the “blending of political satire, psychological drama, and romantic comedy’’ written in the program by

Don't see it if You only like modern day plays

Also Maya Cantu. It is a period play, set in early 1920s, similar to the la... Read more Read less

Preview gnb1
100
During previews
Profound, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Dennis Kelly's one-woman play looks at the slow dissolution of a family in the most tragic manner. Carey Mulligan performance is intense,

Don't see it if you do not like plays with monologues

Also nuanced and compelling. She is extraordinary.

Preview ft1
75
Confusing, Intense, Great staging, Edgy, Great acting

See it if Kiersey Clemons and Liz Mikel have delivered outstanding performances. I found the second vignette heartbreaking, and touching.

Don't see it if if you did not like "the Vagina Monologues" and the Good Body" by Eve Ensler

Also I was confused by the first vignette; the writing was sketchy. The las... Read more Read less

Preview womanand
97
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Remarkable play by Marina Carr, outstanding performances from Pamela J. Gray, and Stephanie Roth Haberle, was staged with directorial

Don't see it if if you do not like irish playwrights

Also prowess by Ciarán O’Reilly in a very tight space (not an easy task). T... Read more Read less

Preview t11
90
Riveting, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Truly captivating, convincing characters and a storyline that trample the emotion-charged debate between race-based college admissions

Don't see it if You do not recognize the deep racial divide in America

Also versus the transparent system based on SAT scores and other quantifiab... Read more Read less

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100
Relevant, Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if Extraordinary performance from Joshua Jackson. Kudos to the cast, director, scenic designer, and to the rest of the team.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in the subject matter

Also This play advances a solution in the words of Lauren Ridloff, telling ... Read more Read less

Preview sas2
100
During previews
Riveting, Must see, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if As soon as I entered the theatre I knew that this production directed by Jack Cummings III will overwhelm me.

Don't see it if if you did not like any play by Tennessee Williams you have seen.

Also The stage was completely white, like in the production the “View from ... Read more Read less

Preview yerma
90
Absorbing, Great lighting designer, Great set designer, Great staging, Great acting

See it if This adaptation of Lorca’s classic play has been radically reimagined by the director and dramatist Simon Stone.

Don't see it if you do not like drama

Also I found the play slow, and boring for quite some time until Yerma come... Read more Read less

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91
During previews
Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This is a whimsical adaptation of Dinesen’s story, with incredible performances, under the direction of Karin Concord.

Don't see it if You do not believe in the art of the theatre and you are satisfied with the movie.

Also The adaptation is able to present that time, destiny, gratitude, relig... Read more Read less

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86
Relevant, Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if The minimalist staging brought front and center the acting abilities of the performers. They had a wonderful score by Jeremy J. Kamps

Don't see it if you enjoy more elaborate stage shows

Also to work with. The acting was superb; each character was rendered as an... Read more Read less

Preview pink unicorn
96
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if This is a complex play that addresses the prejudices against LGBTQ youth in high school, and the intolerance and bigotry against them

Don't see it if you are not interested in plays about LGBTQ, in spite of the fact that you are accepting all types of diversity

Also by their family members and the members of the Church. Within this ove... Read more Read less

Preview jimmytitanic
100
During previews
Absorbing, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Funny

See it if Told from the perspective of a coal trimmer, this fascinating epic tale intertwines more than two dozen characters real and imaginary

Don't see it if you do not like storytelling

Also to illustrate the fate of Titanic‘s passengers, and crew on board. Ber... Read more Read less

Preview m5
62
During previews
Excruciating, Insipid, Great acting, Confusing, Funny

See it if Not everything can be fixed with satire; too much of it is bad, confusing, and boring.

Don't see it if like a good storyline

Preview ctrposter
80
Very loud, Intense, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting

See it if Very talented performers (musicians and singers/actors) succeeded with aplomb to present the storyline based on an incredible true story

Don't see it if if you have historical amnesia about slavery

Also of one man's fight for survival and freedom, in the pre-Civil War year... Read more Read less

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100
During previews
Edgy, Great set design, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Extraordinary acting and directing. Will sustain your attention 100%. Ultimately both brother share the same belief that the West is

Don't see it if You a fan of Tom Shepard's plays

Also essential and unattainable. This play allegorizes for me the men’ loss... Read more Read less

Preview nltp lifex3
50
Great staging, Great acting, Boring, Banal, Disappointing

See it if Yasmine Reza has manipulating through dialog the story; without adding relevancy or meaning to it. The acting and directing was excellent.

Don't see it if you want to see good theatre

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81
During previews
Great staging, Great acting, Slow, Dizzying, Excruciating

See it if Great acting. Did not enjoy the violence.

Don't see it if you are not a fan of Kurt Vonnegut

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100
Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This play astutely demonstrates the truth about elections, and how, once elected the officials can subvert the majority vote in local

Don't see it if if you do not like plays about elections

Also elections for as long as they wish. This play, however has a very inte... Read more Read less

Preview als1
100
During previews
Great writing, Great staging, Funny, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if I have witness the miracle of exceptional acting, and directing, by proving that this revival of Tennessee Williams’s play is well deserved,

Don't see it if if you do not like Tennessee Williams

Also in spite of its long hiatus. The actors have perfectly encapsulated th... Read more Read less

Preview bmcfinal
100
Great singing, Funny, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if “Be More chill” is in every sense the musical interpretation of what “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” movie represented

Don't see it if If you are short sighted and you are not able to let yourself be convinced by the mass appeal of this work

Also for the 20th century generation: a sci-fi adventure that captures what... Read more Read less

Preview privatepeaceful
100
During previews
Riveting, Must see, Great staging, Great writing, Great acting

See it if The performance of Shane O’Regan was EXTRAORDINARY impersonating 24 characters in his storytelling. He was able to make

Don't see it if If you do not like one character plays, and/or dramatic plays.

Also those characters “come to life” in a cinematic style in my imagination... Read more Read less

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60
Indulgent, Funny, Great acting, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if Gianmarco Soresi portrays himself as a standup comedian and also as the character of this autobiographical play.

Don't see it if if you expect a full-blown comedy

Also The juxtapositions of the two modes of expressions were not well blend... Read more Read less

Preview b7
90
During previews
Intense, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Beloved is an emotional rollercoaster, with a heroine who wants to transform her life through art and love, and a storyline with a tragic

Don't see it if You do not like one-person shows

Also plot twist. Elinor DiLorenzo delivers a compelling, amazing and terrif... Read more Read less

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87
Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if The very talented all-Asian cast and crew used song, dance, and mannerisms to depict stylistically the brutal mistreatment of Korean comfort

Don't see it if You are not interested in history, or/and you like light-hearted musicals

Also women in the WWII by imperial Japan. For five decades after the War th... Read more Read less

Preview onaclearday
95
During previews
Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if The interrelation of reality with fantasy makes the storyline hazy at times. Fortunately the director, Charlotte Moore has adapted

Don't see it if you only like Broadway shows

Also the musical. Fortunately the musical ‘s lyrics are spirited, vibrant, ... Read more Read less

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85
During previews
Entertaining, Ambitious, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if Vitaly is a master of the art of illusion. All his acts are original and they allow for the maximum manipulation of our attention

Don't see it if you do not like illusionism

Also and perception. He concentrates mostly on our visual perceptions in su... Read more Read less

Preview all i want poster
84
During previews
Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if The multiple erotic identities of Suzy Solidor, the famous Parisian cabaret singer and actress are brought to life by Jessica Walker

Don't see it if you are not interested in LGBT stories

Also with excellent finesse. Walker is able to render precise meaning to ea... Read more Read less

Preview gurneysimagev
85
During previews
Great singing, Hilarious, Relevant, Absorbing

See it if “The Fourth Wall” was written during the Clinton-Bush election year 1992, but substantially revised by the author to take into account

Don't see it if Do not go if you do not like A.G. Gurney, or political theatre, or the liberal point of view with regard to activism and unity among people

Also the Bush presidency and the 9/11 attacks. ... Read more Read less

Preview ldjin1
100
Intense, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This play is an extraordinary intense experience delivered by four great actors who are able to portray the complex, three dimensional

Don't see it if you are not a fan of Eugene O'nell

Also characters to perfection.

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85
During previews
Thought-provoking, Intense, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if This is a story based on imagination, nevertheless the two characters Tennessee Williams and William Inge are portrayed with known facts.

Don't see it if You have ambivalence towards homosexual and gay rights issues

Preview we live by the sea
90
Relevant, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Realistic portrayal of autism is revealed in a story that brought me joy and touched my heart. The entire ensemble delivered extraordinary

Don't see it if If you are not able “to see the world through different eyes.”

Also performances that brought new meanings to social interactions.

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100
During previews
Absorbing, Great ensemble acting, Great stage lighting, Great writing, Great staging

See it if This is my third production of this play, and I believe it will leave its own mark. The direction of George C. Wolfe is remarkable

Don't see it if You can’t concentrate and sit for a 4 hours play, or you are not a fan of Eugene O’Neill.

Also in bringing together all the characters as a group, and showcasing the... Read more Read less

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85
Entertaining, Romantic, Great song lyrics, Great singing, Great acting

See it if This upbeat musical examines the prejudices against the gay people from the perspective of an old fashioned loving Jewish couple.

Don't see it if you do not like old fashioned peoples

Also It turns out that the husband (the wife is dead) behavior is of utmost... Read more Read less

Preview rwanda
72
Emotional, Great staging, Great music accompaniment, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This very emotional and personal story of redemption is revealed by the adult obsessed by the murder and the violence he had witnessed

Don't see it if You like ensemble plays.

Also as a tanager in April 1994, at the beginning of the Rwandan genocide. ... Read more Read less

Preview mother lode
88
Profound, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Extraordinary performance from Linda Haston. Her performance had depth of expression, and accent on dialogue tone, body language and

Don't see it if If you have/had someone close with Alzheimer's Disease, since it may bring back painful memories (my case).

Also mannerisms in order to portray the mother-daughter relationship over t... Read more Read less

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70
During previews
Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if An intelligent play that imagine the conversations of men who have contributed to the birth of the state of Israel with their talent,

Don't see it if If you do not like intellectual conversation

Also and virtuosity (Mr. Heifetz); activism, and artistic creativity (Mr. Y... Read more Read less

Preview pf1
85
During previews
Profound, Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if Amusing and lighthearted during first act, the play reveals the real people behind the characters in act two.

Don't see it if If you only like theater to entertain and delight you

Also Very well written and performed in the sense that the 180 degrees chan... Read more Read less

Preview homeplace showscore
71
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great staging

See it if A sense of dislocation and displacement permeates the characters of this play who feel ‘unhomely” at the “Home Place.” Good theatre.

Don't see it if You do not like a drama of social change

Preview christmas carol
90
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if wonderful, whimsical, the actors communicate and most importantly support and complement one another in such a manner that all share

Don't see it if you expect a traditional play

Also equally the stage. I did enjoy this show... Read more Read less