CMC46

New York City | 25-34 | Female
About:  Theatre-maker and house manager. Loves innovative and abstract theatre.
Reviews (14)
97
During previews
Ambitious, Great singing, Great acting, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like devised theatre written and performed by a multi-talented group of women. You want to hear stories from under-represented voices

Don't see it if You don't like abstract or movement based theatre. You don't like nonlinear theatre. You like straightforward stories.

80
Venus
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Clever, Intelligent

See it if you are interested in the sad and disturbing history, you are a fan of Parks' work

Don't see it if You are extremely sensitive to cruelty, you don't like exaggeration in historical stories.

45
During previews
Latter Days
Midtown W
Great acting, Excruciating, Slow, Cliched

See it if you enjoy simple, repetitive stories, you are interested in the themes of dogma and religion

Don't see it if You are tired of apocalyptic stories with no new takes on the subject

70
During previews
The Ephemera Trilogy
East Village
Ambitious, Slow, Absorbing

See it if you are interested in the subject matter, you like shadow-puppets

Don't see it if You need a straightforward plot and a lot of action. This is mostly storytelling, not really scenes.

87
The Encounter
Midtown W
Ambitious, Absorbing, Clever, Resonant

See it if you're a fan of creative storytelling, you don't mind one-man shows

Don't see it if You like a lot of stagecraft and dialogue. A major theme is the power of imagination, expect to use yours. You object to wearing headphones.

81
The Humans
Midtown W
Absorbing, Banal, Slow, Intense

See it if You like slick family dramas. You like atmosphere and building intensity.

Don't see it if You like easy answers and large crescendoes.

80
The Harvest
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Resonant, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You like slow-build character dramas

Don't see it if You're expecting a lot of stagecraft and spectacle.

70
During previews
Junk
Upper W Side
Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you are interested in the way insider trading works and how the stage was set for the financial crash in 2008

Don't see it if you are looking for more of a spectacle or a more fun look at finance a la Wolf of Wall Street, this is fairly serious

Also I saw only the second preview so I can absolutely imagine that it can ... Read more Read less

85
Intense, Intelligent, Great acting, Edgy, Great staging

See it if you like a small story that reveals a larger theme, you like a deeply felt character portrait

Don't see it if you don't like one-person shows

Also This was a really well-done show. It proves how you can tell a large, ... Read more Read less

79
Delightful, Great acting, Quirky, Great writing, Refreshing

See it if You like female-driven shows, you don't mind small shows

Don't see it if You need a lot of stagecraft and an exciting plot, you don't have a high tolerance for twee characters

80
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if You know/are a fan of Gorey's work or want to learn more about him

Don't see it if You like a narrative structure. This consists more of narration and description.

92
Absorbing, Clever, Relevant, Masterful, Great staging

See it if You love poetry and beautiful stage pictures.

Don't see it if You need a cohesive plot

71
Clever, Entertaining, Raunchy

See it if You love farce, commedia, and clown.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy highly stylized comedy.

94
Clever, Great staging, Enchanting, Ambitious, Great singing

See it if You like circus, you're not too concerned with plot.

Don't see it if You don't like taking creative liberties, you need the play to stick to the historical record.