danamdecastro

New York City | 18-24 | Female
About:  just your average student, wanting to watch too many shows but always having too little money
Reviews (33)
90
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Refreshing, Absorbing, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy LMM's previous work or enjoy grand production; if you want something different than screen to stage musicals.

Don't see it if You don't like that type of music or long shows

84
Entertaining, Dated, Great singing, Great acting, Great set

See it if you want to see a classic, like big sets

Don't see it if you want to see a short show or want to be in a more intimate space; it's all very big

83
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Slow, Must see, Great set

See it if you like the play or any of the actors

Don't see it if you don't like plays or the themes in this play

94
Clever, Great staging, Must see

See it if you love any of the leads, want to see what it SHOULD look like instead of a high school production, like Camille Brown's choreography

Don't see it if you don't like one-act shows (in my opinion, there's really no reason not to see it)

Also I went into this expecting not to like it at all, and I ended up LOVIN... Read more Read less

86
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you liked the movie, love Casey's choreography

Don't see it if you didn't like the movie, expect it to be like Wicked, don't like any of the leads

Also It's a fun show! For Mean Girls, I think it was pretty good but you ca... Read more Read less

91
Absorbing, Great singing, Great dancing

See it if you love choreography (there was SO MUCH of it), want to see any of the leads, love a good classic

Don't see it if don't like to see choreography

Also I went into this not knowing anything about it except that it had real... Read more Read less

87
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Must see, Great writing

See it if epic singing, staging, costumes. Want to see another perspective of Oz. Want to understand "For Good" and "Defying Gravity" in context

Don't see it if you don't like large theaters,

84
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Romantic, Intense

See it if you like epic musicals, heartbreaking stories, or revivals

Don't see it if you are looking for a happy ending

99
Absorbing, Clever, Must see, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you like Paul & Pasek, intimate setting (small theater), relevant topics (mental health, social media, family/school relationships)

Don't see it if you don't like emotional shows; please don't bring your young children to this show

94
For a previous production
Absorbing, Delightful, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if you enjoyed Come From Away, want to learn more about the production of the show, etc.

Don't see it if you didn't like Come From Away, you don't like classes

89
Indecent
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Must see, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you want to catch it before it closes, enjoy history, interest in God of Vengeance, appreciate a smaller cast

Don't see it if you don't like plays, don't like small casts,

90
Absorbing, Great staging, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see

See it if you enjoyed Les Mis, like any of the cast members, want a more intimate performance

Don't see it if you can't stand strobe lights (there's one whole scene with them)

89
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you want to learn more about how "Peter Pan" was created, like seeing dogs, like seeing kids

Don't see it if you hated Peter Pan or the FN movie,

91
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Romantic, Must see

See it if you love Anastasia, want to leaving in a good mood,

Don't see it if You didn't like the movie

91
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Great staging

See it if you love Gloria Estefan, you enjoy a little audience interaction, band on stage

Don't see it if you don't like strobe lights

95
Clever, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Must see

See it if you enjoy Disney, amazing performers, etc.

Don't see it if you didn't even like the movie

100
Bandstand
Midtown W
Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy Corey Cott, Laura Osnes, people playing their own instruments on stage, amazing choreography, or if you are a WW2 veteran

Don't see it if you don't agree with Lin Manuel Miranda's opinions because he loves this show

88
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense

See it if You enjoy Daniel Radcliffe, small company, something more real-life

Don't see it if You don't want to see something that might be relatable or intense

83
Great singing, Great acting, Slow, Confusing, Thought-provoking

See it if you appreciate the culture or music ,want to see a shorter show (1-act)

Don't see it if you're expecting a full-blown musical or are looking to see "Wicked" - it's good but definitely different

88
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Must see, Relevant

See it if If you like Dear Evan Hansen, I definitely think you'll like BMC! Similar high school setting and character, but a little more light

Don't see it if Not a fan of Dear Evan Hansen or Joe Iconis

82
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you like Spongebob, like any of the composers, want a feel-good type of show

Don't see it if you don't like Spongebob

82
Great singing, Great acting, Fun

See it if you like Jimmy Buffett's music or just want a fun, feel-good show

Don't see it if you don't like his music, think it's about Jimmy Buffett

87
Absorbing, Must see, Great acting

See it if you love Carole King's music (chances are, you love it without even realizing it!), want a feel-good type of ending

Don't see it if you don't like her music, don't like Melissa Benoist or want to compare her to people who frequently perform on stage (during her run)

88
For a previous production
Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Must see, Hilarious

See it if you need a good laugh

Don't see it if you don't want to laugh

100
Clever, Relevant, Profound, Must see, Masterful

See it if you need some faith in humanity, want to have a new perspective on/story about 9/11. Everything about it is great. Only one act.

Don't see it if you are easily confused by actors in multiple roles

82
Absorbing, Great singing, Slow, Must see, Confusing

See it if you want to see something well known, enjoy good singing, don't mind large theaters

Don't see it if you don't like large theaters, get lost easily (there's some parts where the characters' lines overlap and I got confused)

86
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you enjoyed the movie, love the leads, and like a turning stage

Don't see it if didn't like the movie

92
Absorbing, Great singing, Must see, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if you love great dancing, a good laugh, like anyone in the cast

Don't see it if you think you will get offended by their jokes, do not understand humor very well

92
Allegiance
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Must see

See it if you want to learn a little more about WW2, like George Takei,

Don't see it if you don't like George Takei, you are bitter about Pearl Harbor

84
Absorbing, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if you enjoyed the movie, love Nick Cordero, want a more intimate stage door experience (they are very kind!!)

Don't see it if you disliked the movie or narrative, cannot stand loud noises

83
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Funny

See it if how talented kids are, enjoyed the movie,

Don't see it if you don't want to be surrounded by kids

81
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you enjoy some relevant jokes, the movie, dancing, happy ending

Don't see it if you didn't enjoy the movie

88
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Romantic

See it if you enjoy Sara Bareilles's music, enjoy a few laughs, are interested in the story

Don't see it if you're expecting to see Sara on stage