Davidunger

Great Barrington

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Reviews (107)
100
Benantied!!!, Must see, Great staging, Great acting, Enchanting

See it if You want to see a PERFECT PERFORMANCE BY LAURA BENANTI. The rest of the cast was amazing too!!

Don't see it if You don't like superb productions of brilliant musicals.

69
Meh, Overrated, Quirky, Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if You want to see a play by a former superb playwright

Don't see it if You are expecting brilliance

77
During previews
Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if You like Sondheim and like know this premise.

Don't see it if You don't like Sondheim and don't know this premise

98
Entertaining, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if You want to see a perfect production of an excellent play

Don't see it if You don't like Albee

78
Entertaining, Masterful, Great staging, Fluffy, Ambitious

See it if You like old style British musicals

Don't see it if you like sondheim

80
During previews
Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Indulgent, Masterful

See it if If you want something funny and interesting.

Don't see it if You want something perfect.

70
Clever, Ambitious, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if It was amusing and interesting. Enough after an hour.

Don't see it if you don't like wicked puppets

82
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you want to see excellent acting with an unusual script

Don't see it if you are expecting a full scale play

83
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Refreshing, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a very good American play in a very good revival with very good acting.

Don't see it if you are looking for something overly dramatic

Also Great ensemble acting. John Cera was terrific

73
During previews
Ambitious, Fluffy, Slow

See it if You want to see a good play with good actors that could be better. The scenery is AMAZING!!! and Dan Lauria eats it for most of the play.

Don't see it if You are looking for something deep and perfectly written.

14
During previews
Awful, awful, awful, embarrassing, awful

See it if You are a moron

Don't see it if you breathe

Also I have seen more than 1000 musicals in my life and this is the next to... Read more Read less

68
During previews
Cliched, Disappointing, Insipid, Indulgent, Slow

See it if you want to see a schmaltzy musical with schmaltz. Really. Adam Heller is wonderful but the rest of it is bad.

Don't see it if YOu are looking for something excellent. The book is insipid.

73
Delightful, Dated, Exquisite, Overrated, Masterful

See it if You like British shows that don't are more pomp than circumstance

Don't see it if You are looking for something relevant.

66
Cliched, Fluffy, Indulgent, Insipid, Overrated

See it if You want an VERY long SNL skit. Is this really the best thing PH can produce after all these years?

Don't see it if YOu want to see a real play that says something. This is NOT very good,

78
During previews
Dated, Indulgent, Slow, Great acting

See it if You want to see excellent acting of a mediocre play.

Don't see it if You want something super exciting. Set designer should be fired. BORING

74
Ambitious, Dated, Romantic, Intense

See it if You want to see a classic gay play that has lost its relevancy (thank god),

Don't see it if You are expecting the perfect AIDS show

Also The acting troupe was good and should get better as they get more perf... Read more Read less

57
During previews
Cliched, Disappointing, Insipid, Indulgent, Excruciating

See it if You want to waste some time. Nothing really worthwhile here. Love Adam Pally but he plays sad sack the whole show

Don't see it if You are looking for good theater

Also I hope someone with the production reads this. WHAT WAS THE CLANGING O... Read more Read less

55
Disappointing, Dated, Cliched, Banal, Indulgent

See it if You want to see a vanity production with only one person who can act.

Don't see it if You like good theater. I am a BIG House of Cards Fan and this is lousy.

28
During previews
Cliched, Banal, Excruciating

See it if You want to see a 20 minute skit turned into a 120 minute play

Don't see it if You have something else to do

71
During previews
Entertaining, Fluffy, Great acting

See it if You are looking for 70 minutes of cute fun. LM is GREAT. The rhyming gets annoying after a while.

Don't see it if You are looking for something interesting.

50
During previews
Disappointing, Banal, Overrated, Excruciating, Slow

See it if You are willing to spend 3 hours with characters you don't care about. WHY????

Don't see it if You are not in the mood to sit for 3 hours of nothing.

Also I have enjoyed both of his prior shows.... Read more Read less

69
Ambitious, Intense, Great staging, Edgy, Slow

See it if You are looking for something different.

Don't see it if You are looking for something traditional.

81
Funny, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Dated

See it if You want to see 2 amazing actors that are better than the material

Don't see it if You expect something ground breaking

100
During previews
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to see a perfect play with a perfect lead.

Don't see it if You are homophobic

67
During previews
Disappointing, Cliched, Banal, Overrated

See it if You like Tennis.

Don't see it if You are looking for something excellent

83
During previews
Metcalfish lithgowed, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want excellent acting in a good play.

Don't see it if You are expecting a brilliant play

62
During previews
Overrated, Quirky, Insipid, Banal, Disappointing

See it if You want to see three excellent comedic actors in a foolish play

Don't see it if You are expecting GREAT theater

97
During previews
Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Hilarious

See it if You love clever comedy but masters at their craft

Don't see it if You are looking for something heavy

82
During previews
Ambitious, Great singing, Entertaining, Intense, Great acting

See it if You enjoy August Wilson type plays.

Don't see it if You want something new and exciting.

86
During previews
Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if If you are gay and want to relive the past. A GREAT group of actors in a play that has some GREAT moments and some boring ones.

Don't see it if You are straight.

59
Disappointing, Cliched, Banal, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if I have seen a lot of David Ives and this is not one of his best. The actors try too hard.

Don't see it if you want to see something different

74
During previews
Ambitious, Great acting, Slow, Intense, Indulgent

See it if You want to see something interesting but not great.

Don't see it if You are looking for a GREAT play,

32
Disappointing

See it if Nothing good about this show

Don't see it if Unless you want to see bad rock music

70
During previews
Ambitious, Intelligent

See it if You want to see something average. There are good parts and bad parts. There is some ood acting and some bad acting.

Don't see it if YOu are looking for something exceptional.

70
During previews
Delightful, Slow, Quirky

See it if Solid production of a good play

Don't see it if You are looking for something FRESH and new

72
During previews
Entertaining, Dated, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if You are looking for an old style Damon Runyon show.

Don't see it if You are looking for something modern day play,

52
Disappointing, Indulgent, Insipid, Overrated, Slow

See it if What a shame. Such talent wasted. There is a very important play that needs to be written on the mental health crisis and this is not it.

Don't see it if You expect a good play. The acting is amazing including Perlman, Mark Linn Baker, Laura Esterman, Harris etc. The play is not worthy,

Also Someone needs to tell Rabe that this is not his Angels in America. ... Read more Read less

82
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You want to see a lovely different kind of musical. Norm Lewis' solo is awesome.

Don't see it if You like standard musicals.

84
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if You like to see old fashioned Broadway numbers. Very clever tying it in with Bob Martin. Bebe is awesome!!

Don't see it if You don't like just musical numbers.

77
During previews
Ambitious, Great singing, Indulgent

See it if you want to see an excellent production of a weird show. I have now seen three productions of this musical.

Don't see it if You are expecting a great musical. They all work very hard but the material is weird.

77
During previews
Disappointing, Cliched, Fluffy

See it if If you love Mark Blum and Deborah Monk. They are pros. Unfortunately The problem is that they are too old to be believed for their parts.

Don't see it if You are looking for something GREAT. This is PC theater.

88
During previews
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You like to see old plays that have relevance.

Don't see it if You don't like to see old plays that have relevance

68
During previews
Great acting, Disappointing, Fluffy, Quirky, Indulgent

See it if You live Lithgow like I do

Don't see it if You are hoping to see him doi g something important

36
Disappointing, Dated, Cliched, Banal, Indulgent

See it if you want to waste time and money.

Don't see it if YOu like good theater

Also Why would they pick this lousy play that says nothing!! Wasted time an... Read more Read less

61
During previews
Woman bitching about women

See it if You are a woman who likes to hear women bitch for 100 minutes

Don't see it if You are a man

82
During previews
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you want to laugh at 4 very good comedic actors

Don't see it if If you are looking for a plot that makes sense

Also Steve Martin knows how to write a joke and these four actors know how ... Read more Read less

75
Ambitious, Great acting, Quirky, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see an early work of a new playwright. Also if you want to see Peter Friedman in a GREAT acting role.

Don't see it if Old people depress you.

70
During previews
Disappointing, Ambitious, Overrated, Intense

See it if you want to see a masterful group of actors for 2.5 hours

Don't see it if You are not interested in finance.

67
During previews
Cliched, Disappointing, Dated, Indulgent, Slow

See it if You like old plays that don't say anything,

Don't see it if You like modern day plays

60
Disappointing, Cliched, Banal, Overrated

See it if You want to see something that should be ALOT better. Sarah Ruhl, really??? You would think she could do better.

Don't see it if You have to pay full price.