Colleen

New York City | 25-34 | Female

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Reviews (33)
88
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful, Resonant

See it if Great staging of this revival. Bobby Cannavale's acting is superb. Totally great choice casting him. Interesting staging. Great choices.

Don't see it if Not a fan of the play but you should see this anyway. So well done.

80
Great acting, Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Enjoy existential plays, with a modern twist. The idea of chance comes into play as the roles are determined by lottery at the beginning.

Don't see it if You are expecting light entertainment.

84
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Clever, Profound

See it if You enjoyed The Laramie Project. Same type of format but about the BP Oil Spill. Very relevant documentary theatre.

Don't see it if Are expecting a fluffy musical.

Also The play is comprised of interviews of people affected by this explosi... Read more Read less

82
Relevant, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy great singing and like Big River. Great casting and simple staging (because its Encores). Its enjoyable.

Don't see it if You want to see a serious play. Don't like country/bluegrass music.

Also The cast is great and I really enjoyed this Encores production. I thin... Read more Read less

100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great staging, Masterful, Must see

See it if You want to enjoy a wonderful, immersive, uniquely different, entertaining show. I saw this off-Broadway 3 years ago and I still love it.

Don't see it if You have no soul.

75
During previews
Funny, Existential, Quirky, Great acting

See it if You're interested in an existential comedy. Looking at a senior couple in a fictional community and their interactions with their neighbors.

Don't see it if You're not in the mood for an existential 3 hour play.

53
Dated, Original, Banal, Cliched

See it if You are fan of the show itself and want to see talented kids. You want to see a piece about life struggles.

Don't see it if You are expecting a show with a plot running through the show. This is more of a collection of stories. It's also very dated.

86
Clever, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if Really clever concept on this sexist play. I was definitely entertained and enjoyed the rocking out at bows. Such a fun evening!

Don't see it if you're not a fan of all same sex casts.

92
Clever, Absorbing, Great writing, Enchanting

See it if Well-written piece of theatre that focuses on characters and their past secrest, and urban legend. Very cool ending.

Don't see it if Sadly the theatre has no a/c so bring water!

88
Entertaining, Funny, Classic, Romantic, Great staging

See it if If you enjoy classic rom-com tales. Great acting from Laura Benanti and Jane Krakowski. You enjoy classic musical theatre.

Don't see it if If you want to see some edgy theatre that's pushing the line.

92
Edgy, Original, Funny, Intense

See it if You want to enjoy an entertaining, electronic, funny, intense, thrilling show. Plus Benjamin Walker is great to look at!

Don't see it if You wanted to see a classic musical and could easily be offended by language and other acts on stage. If you wanted to see more Alice Ripley

55
Slow, Self-absorbed, Pretentious

See it if You want to enjoy a show that discusses race issues, but its not anything life changing.

Don't see it if You're expecting something with a strong book and leave you thinking. Staging wasn't the best either.

72
During previews
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Fluffy, Campy

See it if You want a night of theatre where you're just going to laugh and have a good time. It's quite funny. Also, if you appreciate 70's music.

Don't see it if You're expecting something that will move you emotionally.

95
Funny, Great acting, Great staging, Hilarious, Must see

See it if You want to see a great hilarious farce. Great cast!

Don't see it if The English accents can be a little tricky in this one.

80
Funny, Quirky, Hilarious, Musical, Great costumes

See it if Love the Beatles and Shakespeare, appreciate the music of Billie Joe Armstrong, and enjoy physical comedy. Very funny.

Don't see it if Accents are tricky and sometimes make it hard to hear. If you don't like long shows, since this is 2.5 hours.

97
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Must see

See it if You want a moving coming-of-age-story. It's tragedy and comedy. It's worth the emotional investment.

Don't see it if You want to see a big flashy musical with many dance numbers.

89
During previews
Entertaining, Romantic, Fun, Delightful, Great acting

See it if You're a fan of Gloria Estefan. Looking to enjoy a fun musical. Enjoy a love story. Enjoy Latin-influenced music. Want to get On Your Feet.

Don't see it if You want to see something serious and dramatic. Want a strong book. Don't like dancing.

94
Absorbing, Clever, Must see, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You are a fan of site specific shows and want to join a unique take on this production. Its a must see.

Don't see it if Wanted to see a big fluffy musical.

Also Jeremy Secomb & Siobhán McCarthy are so good in this production. Secom... Read more Read less

74
Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You're excited to see great acting from Joe Mantello, Sally Field, and Finn Wittrock. And newcomer Madison Ferris.

Don't see it if You hold a special place in your heart for the John Tiffany directed production starring Cherry Jones.

75
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Intelligent

See it if You want to see a though-provoking piece about a dystopian future. Like Wallace Shawn plays.

Don't see it if You want to see something light, funny and musical.

Also This is definitely a socialist commentary on the world, politics, and ... Read more Read less

87
Absorbing, Great staging, Profound, Resonant

See it if What to see relevant story-telling dance/movement. The piece itself is very timely and well-crafted.

Don't see it if Expect a show with dialogue or song.

85
Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You want to see 2 comedians act like old men who joke about everything Broadway and NYC. Quite hilarious!

Don't see it if If you're looking for a serious drama.

Also The celebrity guests are always a great surprise each night. The show ... Read more Read less

65
Confusing, Hard to follow, Great acting, Not very memorable

See it if Really enjoy great actors playing various roles. Learn something about how our brains work.

Don't see it if You really enjoyed Constellations and how the storytelling was similar, but sadly it was not.

79
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Relevant, Great singing

See it if you're a fan of Kurt Vonnegut and his stories. Very weird but entertaining. Enjoy Santino Fontana, Skylar Astin, Alan Menken, and more.

Don't see it if you're not of Kurt Vonnegut's quirky stories.

83
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Intense, Confusing

See it if Really great acting and quality production. I had a great time seeing this at Shakespeare in the Park.

Don't see it if This is definitely one of Shakespeare's problem plays so the story definitely has issues. It's also almost 3 hours long.

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Must see, Great singing

See it if You need to see these great performances. Cynthia Erivo slays. Heather Headley is brilliant. Danielle Brooks is fantastic.

Don't see it if You are expecting a big flashy musical.

80
Slow, Great acting, Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if The Encores series provided great performances of the cast. This felt so relevant to today's political landscape and the upcoming election.

Don't see it if You prefer 90 minute no intermission shows. Want more music than dialogue.

91
Exquisite, Great staging, Enchanting, Great acting, Beautiful

See it if You enjoy classic musicals. Visually, its a beautiful production and staged wonderfully.

Don't see it if You want to see something more modern.

92
During previews
Entertaining, Great staging, Quirky, Hilarious, Clever

See it if You enjoy Alex Timber shows like Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson for Peter and the Starcatcher. It has that type of comedy and staging.

Don't see it if You wanted a serious musical or something more extravagant. But this is just a ton of fun to see!

69
During previews
Thought-provoking, Slow, Original

See it if You like thought-provoking, blue grass musicals. A new musical that showcases transgender issues.

Don't see it if You expect a showy musical and want a strong book. Music isn't very catchy.

90
Absorbing, Intense, Great acting, Great staging, Riveting

See it if want to see some really great acting and staging. You will definitely be engrossed the whole time.

Don't see it if You have trouble hearing through accents. You want to see something that's light and fun.

95
Funny, Refreshing, Hilarious, Clever, Masterful

See it if You want to see something different from Broadway with a great original story. It's hilarious and clever. You will laugh your behind off.

Don't see it if You're easily offended.

100
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Great staging, Must see, Great writing

See it if You want to see how great Broadway can be & how great hip hop and musical theatre can be together. Listen to Lin-Manuel's fantastic writing.

Don't see it if You don't have a soul.