Dave 6322

Philadelphia | 50-64 | Male
About:  Former theater professional who loves to support the arts but can sometimes have a very critical eye
Reviews (22)
90
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Romantic

See it if Great individual performances and a fresh take on the youth of today

Don't see it if If you’re looking for a serious musical with in depth characters this is not for you

87
Confusing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if If you’re looking for if her back to a classic musical this is the show for you beautiful costumes and staging with great sets

Don't see it if If you never liked the ending of the movie or of the original show and we’re confused by it this will confuse you even more… Huge disappoint

92
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if This show has a lot more laughs than the movie. But the acting was beautiful and insightful

Don't see it if If you’re queer phobic stay home.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging

See it if A great classic revived in the most beautiful way. It was wonderful to see Bernadette peters

Don't see it if If you’re looking for something new in exciting this is not the show for you. This is a classic

75
During previews
Funny, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if If you're looking for a farce with great singing and a company of actors that are masterful at quick change characterizations.

Don't see it if If you were looking for something serious.

Also This Elvis inspired musical is a little bit of Austin Powers next with... Read more Read less

90
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You want to have a great night of theater you'll fall in love with Davey and all of his friends and you'll want to start writing notes again

Don't see it if If you're looking for a traditional per senium musical theater production this is not it open your mind and enjoy this experience

Also They were so much talent on that stage I was so happy at this producti... Read more Read less

82
Funny, Overrated, Romantic, Sentimental

See it if You're a hopeless romantic and like the simplest of stories wheare boy meets girl

Don't see it if You're cynical and like big production musicals this is not the show for you

Also The show is a bit dated but has great comic relief with the actors And... Read more Read less

93
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if If you want to be surprised go to see the book of Mormon they had me at hello There is much more of the story then I originally thought

Don't see it if Don't see it if you're looking for a strong female cast the men really take the lead here

Also I've seen the show twice and I'm delighted at the opening number every... Read more Read less

90
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if The theater comes alive when these four guys start to sing their own hits by the end of the show you will be on your feet singing and dancin

Don't see it if If you like the movie you probably won't like the show this is a fast-paced high energy show

Also There is some great storytelling here but the focus really is on the m... Read more Read less

64
Dated, Disappointing

See it if You are hooked on the music from the 1980s production not much is changed

Don't see it if You're looking for something intelligent that will challenge your mind

Also Wasn't 20 years of this show enough

78
Delightful, Funny, Fluffy

See it if You're looking for light entertainment and a brief history of how women's views have changed through the years it's a delightful evening of

Don't see it if you're not a supporter of women's rights

Also A delightful evening of theater nothing too heavy here

98
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging

See it if More than 30 years after I saw the original production this show is has fresh and beautiful as the first time I saw it

Don't see it if There’s no reason not to see the show this is the standard that all the others will be compared to

86
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Relevant

See it if Very clever songs that take a fresh look at people today all told through the eyes of puppets

Don't see it if If you’re looking for a traditional theater this will not be the show for you

86
Absorbing, Ambitious, Funny, Edgy, Raunchy

See it if It started off as a rave and I was invited to participate I got a big wet kiss from one of the performers and then he shared his drugs.

Don't see it if Do not wear your best clothes to see this shit will be Flung. If you don’t like audience participation stay Home

Also Lots of drug use nudity profanity and a whole lot of laughs including ... Read more Read less

74
Ambitious, Entertaining, Cliched, Thought-provoking, Clever

See it if If you liked the movie you’re like the show add in a little singing and dancing and it’s an enjoyable afternoon in the theater.

Don't see it if If you’re not a fan of the movie where you’re looking for something a bit more edgy this is not the show for you. There’s nothing new here.

84
Absorbing, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if If you were at Glenn Close fan do not miss this opportunity to see her amazing performance. She will dazzle you even more than her diamonds

Don't see it if Don't see it if you're looking for for a light musical with singing and dancing this is a story told through music

Also With the orchestra on stage and a fragmented set the stars of the show... Read more Read less

74
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Quirky

See it if You want to learn more about Jonathan Larson and hear more songs and music that he wrote prior to his death.

Don't see it if You're not a Larson fan Not much content here just another story of a struggling artist

Also Sondheim fans will get a big kick out of the many connections and refe... Read more Read less

93
Absorbing, Clever, Exquisite, Great staging, Masterful

See it if You love all types of theater you will not be disappointed this will dazzle you from start to finish and compel you with great storytelling

Don't see it if Well quite honestly there's no reason not to see this anyone who loves the theater should see this production

Also Great storytelling. the first five minutes of the show I was in tears ... Read more Read less

65
Cliched, Delightful, Funny

See it if Like the title says if you like naked boys I'd like to saying you'll like this show You get what you pay for

Don't see it if There's no real context of the show here it is mostly based on the shock value of the naked man

Also It's nice that people still like to see naked men and these guys have ... Read more Read less

68
Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You don't mind the lack of scenery and have never seen the original production with Gwen and Chita.

Don't see it if If you easily get lost and need costumes and scenery to help tell the story than this show isn't for you

Also And I hate the parade of new talent celebrities that the truck through... Read more Read less

86
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You want more of a history or a music lesson of popular music through the 60s and 70s it's more than just Carole King

Don't see it if You're tired of the jukebox musicals and long for a great story with the new and inventive score

Also All in all it's a great night of entertainment a bit anti-climactic bu... Read more Read less

93
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You like smart clever theatre

Don't see it if You are easily offended by colorful language