David 3

Jersey City | 65+ | Male
About:  I am the chief critic for Theatre Reviews Limited. The site was originally launched in 1997 as one of the first online websites dedicated to reviewing Broadway, Off and Off-Off Broadway, Cabaret, and Theatre Festivals in New York City. My goal is to provide constructive criticism to support, not hin... Read more Read less
Reviews (20)
Preview gingamenew180
100
Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You want the opportunity to see two iconic actors ply their craft on the Broadway stage.

Don't see it if There are no reasons not to see "The Gin Game."

Preview mattress
100
Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Clever, Ambitious

See it if If it ever returns to New York City!

Don't see it if No reasons exist!

Preview changeling
61
During previews
Great staging, Slow, Great writing, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy Jacobean tragedy and revivals of the classics.

Don't see it if You expect actors to know how to deliver iambic pentameter. Hopefully the majority of the actors will manage to achieve this skill soon.

Preview whatsondesire
75
Indulgent, Great acting, Disappointing, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you love Tennessee Williams and enjoy seeing his masterpieces revisited by contemporary playwrights.

Don't see it if you expect to experience levels of writing that match Tennessee Williams!

Preview screenhunter 625 aug. 27 14.47
100
Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you love to see new "re-tellings" of Shakespeare classics and enjoy great acting and absorbing writing.

Don't see it if you are the theatre-goer who procrastinates and then is sorry to have missed an engaging show.

Preview pondling 59e59 resized
100
Must see, Great acting, Great staging, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you want superb writing, acting, and staging. The story is engaging!

Don't see it if There is no reason NIT to see this. SEE it!

Preview gentlemans guide to love and murder
100
Masterful, Quirky, Riveting, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you want to the one of the Best shows on Broadway in the last two decades!

Don't see it if Just see it!!

Preview curious
50
Thought-provoking, Indulgent, Disappointing, Banal, Overrated

See it if you must always see shows the big-box reviewers tell you MUST see them.

Don't see it if you want to endure mediocre staging.

Preview hand to god
100
Refreshing, Thought-provoking, Delightful, Funny, Ambitious

See it if now! It closes on Broadway soon and goes to the West End!

Don't see it if There are NO reason NOT to see this incredible show.

Preview funhome1803
49
Cliched, Indulgent, Overrated, Insipid, Disappointing

See it if You simply want to "follow the crowd" and always see certain Broadway plays because you are "supposed to."

Don't see it if You are looking for innovative staging, riveting writing, and thoughtful writing. You will not find it here.

Preview 2across 180x278names
89
Hilarious, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like a drama with a tender and important message.

Don't see it if There are no reasons not to see "2 Across."

Preview sor showscore 264x392
100
Riveting, Refreshing, Must see, Original, Enchanting

See it if You enjoy an engaging book, gripping lyrics, and exquisite music. The cast is outstanding. The young musicians are all prodigies!

Don't see it if There are nor reasons not to see this remarkable new musical.

Preview sylvia
100
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy engaging characters with real conflicts that drive an emotional and authentic plot. Enjoy the extended metaphors!

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see "Sylvia."

Preview in bed with roy cohn resized
60
Indulgent, Funny, Dated, Cliched, Entertaining

See it if you have an interest in plays about Roy Cohn and want to see a great performance.

Don't see it if you expect a fresh approach to the subject of Roy Cohn and his misadventures.

Preview 160504 aveq showscore bl
80
Raunchy, Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy a refreshing approach to Off-Broadway theatre.

Don't see it if There is not reason NOT to see this funny and engaging show.

Preview stoopdreamerwhite
100
Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you want to experience some of the best writing Off Broadway.

Don't see it if No reason not to see it.

Preview bom2015july180
50
Overrated, Fluffy, Disappointing, Dated, Cliched

See it if you like sitting in your seat and laughing because others around you are and you feel you are SUPPOSED to.

Don't see it if you want silliness that abounds. This is on now way the best musical of ANY time.

Preview georgia mcbride
100
Quirky, Refreshing, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Delightful

See it if you want to be entertained and challenged to the max!

Don't see it if No reasons to NOT see this electrifying new play.

Preview persian prince
100
For a previous production
Must see, Refreshing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if you want to experience remarkable brilliant writing, acting, and staging that tackles an important and timely topic.

Don't see it if There is no reason NOT to see this play!

Preview imgres
90
Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if ... you like inventive staging, good writing, and good acting.

Don't see it if ... you do not enjoy comedy.