Dan Martinez

Selden | 25-34 | Male

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Reviews (53)
90
Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing, Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if You love the music from The Little Mermaid! It is beautifully performed!

Don't see it if You are expecting an amazing staging of this Disney movie. The sets and effects were a bit disappointing.

97
Ambitious, Absorbing, Great singing, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if You love Lin Manuel Miranda and want to see Hamilton's predecessor!

Don't see it if You do not like rap/R&B/hip hop.

93
For a previous production
Rock of Ages
Midtown W
Great singing, Cliched, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You love rock music from the 80s and would like to see this music combined into a new musical!

Don't see it if You do not like cheesy plotlines or if you are easily offended by sex, drugs, alcohol.

95
Memphis
Midtown W
Resonant, Relevant, Profound, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if You love amazing rock/soul music, you would like a show that is both fun and challenging.

Don't see it if Go see it!

95
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Great writing, Epic

See it if You love Audra MacDonald & Norm Lewis, enjoy an amazing score.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of modern operettas,

95
Pippin
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Epic, Masterful

See it if You love acrobatics, stunts, the music of Schwartz (Wicked).

Don't see it if You do not like strong themes such as sex.

90
Clever, Great acting, Hilarious, Intelligent, Great singing

See it if You enjoy comedies, music written in a more Classical style.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy British humor.

95
Great singing, Great acting, Masterful, Absorbing, Epic

See it if You love this classic musical and would like to see a slightly new interpretation of the staging.

Don't see it if You do not accept any changes from the original staging. This revival uses projections, which some have complained about (I did not mind).

95
Profound, Resonant, Relevant, Refreshing, Must see

See it if You would like to see an edgy, relevant musical with bits of comedy & drama, a great score, and a strong commentary on today's society.

Don't see it if You are transphobic (in which case, perhaps you should see it to learn some tolerance!)

90
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful

See it if You love Kristin Chenoweth and enjoy classic operettas.

Don't see it if You are looking to see a fresh, original new musical.

75
Cliched, Disappointing, Slow, Overrated, Fluffy

See it if You are seeking a kid-friendly, simplistic musical.

Don't see it if You are seeking a thought-provoking, engaging musical. This musical was fairly slow with only about one magical moment towards the end.

85
Great staging, Enchanting, Overrated, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if You love dancing, Gershwin's music

Don't see it if You expect a pristine, in-tune orchestra; you are seeking a very fresh, original story

92
Entertaining, Great singing, Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You love the music of Gloria & Emilio Estefan, would like an energetic musical with some deeper, more emotional moments here and there.

Don't see it if You are seeking an overly serious, thought-provoking show.

92
Great singing, Great staging, Masterful, Absorbing, Romantic

See it if You enjoy the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, would like to see an epic classic.

Don't see it if You are looking to see a "party" style musical.

95
Clever, Hilarious, Relevant, Raunchy, Entertaining

See it if You are looking for a show with lots of comedy, particularly comedy with no limits.

Don't see it if You are easily offended.

85
Tuck Everlasting
Midtown W
Clever, Great staging, Fluffy, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy colorful musicals with a great set and a great plot.

Don't see it if You are seeking fresh ideas from the theater.

95
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if You are seeking the perfect classic musical.

Don't see it if You are seeking a fresh, contemporary style musical.

85
In Transit
Midtown W
Hilarious, Clever, Delightful, Great singing, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy a cappella music, are looking for a fairly simple plot to follow, enjoy NYC stories.

Don't see it if You are seeking a thought-provoking musical, do not enjoy a cappella music.

70
Paramour
Midtown W
Entertaining, Slow, Cliched, Disappointing, Banal

See it if You enjoy great acrobatic routines, cliched stories.

Don't see it if You are seeking a meaningful plot, fresh score, strong acting, etc.

85
Entertaining, Relevant, Intense, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You enjoy the music of Alan Menken, enjoy the original "A Bronx Tale," loved "Jersey Boys"

Don't see it if You are seeking fresh, innovative approaches to musicals.

95
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Masterful, Exquisite

See it if You enjoy Andrew Lloyd Webber's writing, enjoy Glenn Close's acting, would like to see an intense plot.

Don't see it if You are seeking an upbeat, "party" musical.

92
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Must see, Masterful

See it if You would like to see inventive costume design and staging, haven't yet seen it because it's a classic!

Don't see it if You do not enjoy Disney musicals.

97
Absorbing, Intelligent, Great writing, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if You are seeking an immersive experience with a very unique score and lots of audience interaction.

Don't see it if You are seeking a traditional theater experience.

97
Falsettos
Midtown W
Clever, Thought-provoking, Profound, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You are looking for a wide range of emotions and a commentary on the human experience.

Don't see it if You are avoiding sensitive, emotional material.

95
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Funny, Great writing, Original, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you love a strong comedy!

Don't see it if you are easily offended or would like to see something truly serious.

95
South Pacific
Upper W Side
Enchanting, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You love classic musicals with incredible direction.

Don't see it if You may be bored by a musical from WWII era.

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

See it if You LOVE dancing and if you want to see some amazing acting/dancing from child actors! One of my favorite shows!

Don't see it if Go see it!!!

95
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Profound, Intense, Great acting

See it if You would like to see an innovative, challenging musical.

Don't see it if You do not want to cry in the theater.

96
Hair
Midtown W
Great singing, Absorbing, Ambitious, Entertaining, Resonant

See it if You enjoy honest, profound commentaries on America. This is a commentary on the 60s, but it is still relevant today.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by controversial topics or are offended by nudity.

92
Once (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great singing, Romantic, Ambitious, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if You love seeing musicians on stage, enjoy folk music, you do not like flashy musicals.

Don't see it if You enjoy large flashy showtunes or lots of dancing.

96
Matilda
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Epic, Entertaining

See it if You are seeking an amazing kid-friendly show, enjoy the movie, love special effects.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy laser effects.

95
On The Town
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great singing

See it if You love classic musicals, amazing choreography, and large orchestras! This show was such a pleasure!

Don't see it if You are bored by old musicals (although I had a hard time being bored during this show!)

93
If/Then
Midtown W
Clever, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Great writing

See it if You are interested in a fresh new musical with a very thought-provoking concept about how we live.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of Idina Menzel or original material.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Profound

See it if You want to be moved and inspired by a deeply profound and inspiring concept (using Deaf West). This show was simply amazing!

Don't see it if You are easily offended by strong themes such as sex.

95
Clever, Hilarious, Great singing, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if You are seeking an absolutely hilarious musical with a very clever plot. This musical is so much fun!

Don't see it if You are seeking a very serious musical or a well-known score.

92
Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Profound, Resonant

See it if You love this classic musical and would like to see wonderful direction by Bartlett Sher

Don't see it if You are seeking a fresh, original musical

90
Great singing, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if You enjoyed the movie, would like to see a hilarious show with some of the most talented child performers on Broadway!

Don't see it if You are seeking an overly serious, thought-provoking musical.

92
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You love this Disney classic and would like to see the movie come to life on stage.

Don't see it if You did not like this Disney movie.

93
Relevant, Refreshing, Great acting, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if You love Cyndi Lauper's music and you enjoy a wide range of emotions in a musical.

Don't see it if You do not like fun, glamorous musical numbers.

95
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You enjoy pie! If you enjoy a strong plot with a great score, a wide range of emotions, and lots of cute moments.

Don't see it if You do not like the music of Sara Bareilles.

93
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Great singing, Great staging, Absorbing, Exquisite, Relevant

See it if You are seeking a Classic-style musical that provides a commentary on today's social climate.

Don't see it if You do not like showtunes.

85
Great singing, Entertaining, Great score, Great dancing, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy Motown music!

Don't see it if You are seeking a complex or thought-provoking plot, do not like Motown music.

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Romantic, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy great dancing and singing, Irving Berlin classics, a cute story.

Don't see it if You are seeking an overly original type of musical, don't like the Classic Broadway feel.

90
Bright Star
Midtown W
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Resonant

See it if You are seeking a moving musical with a fresh score.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy country/bluegrass music.

92
Clever, Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Resonant

See it if You enjoy Sondheim's writing, are looking for a moving and artistic experience.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy thought-provoking musicals.

90
Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing, Riveting

See it if You enjoy the music of Carole King!

Don't see it if You do not enjoy Carole King's style of music.

82
Cats
Midtown W
Confusing, Slow, Disappointing, Fluffy, Overrated

See it if You enjoy the score of "Cats" or would like to say you had the experience of seeing this long-running musical.

Don't see it if You are looking for a plot, you do not like humans in cat costumes

95
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great singing, Great staging, Epic, Masterful

See it if You enjoyed "The Wizard of Oz," enjoy amazing stage effects

Don't see it if You have no interest in a fictional plot.

97
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Edgy, Must see

See it if You are seeking an emotional, edgy musical with an incredible cast and a mesmerizing score.

Don't see it if You are looking purely for a fun, "party" show.

92
Ambitious, Great staging, Great acting, Intense, Refreshing

See it if you are interested in thought-provoking, cutting-edge material.

Don't see it if you are not interested in deep, profound plotlines.