Dayna 6082

New York City | 35-49 | Female
About:  I love Broadway. I'm a life long NYer and see shows whenever I can.
Reviews (75)
95
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great acting, Clever

See it if If you are familiar with the book and movie, this is a must see. Well acted and a timeless story

Don't see it if You have no interest in the themes of racism and stereotypes. Based on a classic book

100
Operating Systems
Lower E Side
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You’re interested in lgbtq and gender issues, racism, sexism, and the me too movement. Supports transgender writers and actors

Don't see it if You want something light or are uninterested in relevant topics of sexism and gender issues.

95
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Resonant

See it if Shows dealing with homosexuality over the 70’s-80’s. Great acting, topics relevant to the times. A really good remake.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with talk of gay sex, coming out, gay parenting, or like issues. You want a musical.

90
Skintight
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You enjoy plays, it is not a musical. You’re interested in the theme of aging and beauty. Are interested in lgbtq issues. Like Idina Menzel

Don't see it if You’re not interested in the subject matter of youth and beauty. Are looking for a musical and not a play.

88
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if You want a fun show, with great singing and a fun Jimmy Buffet soundtrack. You enjoy a love story.

Don't see it if You don’t like tropical themes or Jimmy Buffett’s music. You want something intense or dramatic. This is lighthearted fun.

75
Party Face
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if It’s a play with an all female cast. Deals with mental illness and marital issues among other things.

Don't see it if You prefer big productions or musicals. You’re not interested in a cast of all women talking and dealing with family drama,

90
During previews
Goldstein
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy a musical about the life of a Jewish family through the years. It’s both funny and sad and intense at times. Enjoyable.

Don't see it if A Jewish family doesn’t interest you. You want something completely light hearted. moments are sad and it deals with intense topics

100
During previews
Absorbing, Intelligent, Profound, Resonant, Relevant

See it if You’re interested in a play about how we treat those that are different. Sends a powerful message about listening and respecting each other

Don't see it if You can’t handle a play about deaf people and how people see each other. It’s an intense show.

100
Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you are interested in a show about a family, that celebrates those that are differently abled. Family dynamics and Down syndrome.

Don't see it if See it. It’s a powerful story about family and disability.,

90
Clever, Funny, Intelligent, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if interested in women’s history, the growth of feminism and the changing roles of women in history. Great, female empowering songs, original

Don't see it if You’re not interested in women’s issues or want to see a large scale musical. It’s a three person cast singing well known music.

100
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You love broadway familiar with Wicked or other big musicals. Enjoy learning about the costumes, sets, makeup behind the scenes information

Don't see it if You have no interest in how a large musical comes together.

70
During previews
Must
Midtown W
Great acting, Slow, Clever

See it if You are interested in Billy the kid. Like plays that are slow and not quite linear. An interesting semi historical story

Don't see it if You prefer something linear or fast paced and a bigger production. Have no interest in Billy the kid or philosophical takes on history

100
Charm
West Village
Clever, Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in true stories about LGBTQ youth. Straight plays with real dialogue and three dimensional characters dealing with gender

Don't see it if You prefer grand productions or musicals. Have any issue exploring the realities of being an LGBTQ youth in modern society.

55
Banal, Overrated

See it if you love whiskey and want to see good singing about that sole subject. Don't need dynamic or variation to hold your interest.

Don't see it if The shows theme does not allow for variety. It's very one note, the songs sound the same and nothing else is going on to capture attention.

100
A Piece of My Heart
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You have an interest in the Vietnam war, specifically the role women played. You like plays about real stories. Very powerful and emotional.

Don't see it if You want something light hearted and fun. This is dark and intense, about war.

100
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Relevant, Riveting

See it if You love great music and acting and are interested in gender identity topics. Love big Broadway shows with strong stories and messages

Don't see it if You have a problem with gender discussions or don't like big Broadway musicals.

95
Bullet Catchers
Greenwich V
Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Profound, Relevant

See it if You enjoy stories of empowered and strong women. Are interested in the military. Like non linear, unique storyline

Don't see it if You're looking for a comedy, or only like linear plots. If the military doesn't interest you, or you want a large scale musical

100
During previews
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Edgy, Masterful, Intense, Profound, Relevant

See it if You want something dark and intense and truly powerful and real. Powerful performances and amazing light, sound and staging.

Don't see it if You don't like dark or have issues with loud sounds and intense lighting. Will make your heart race. You want family friendly, not for kids

80
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if You're looking for a fun and family friendly show. Fun soundtrack, bright and cheerful sets and great singing

Don't see it if You're looking for something deep. You're not interested in a light hearted adaptation of a loved book and movie.

100
Rotterdam
Midtown E
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You have an interest in LGBT issues and real discussions around sexuality and gender. You enjoy great acting and thought provoking subjects

Don't see it if You have no interest in discussions of gender and LGBT relationships. Want a big production. This is intimate and real.

90
Dead Man's Dinner
East Village
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy plays with heavy subject matter and a small cast. Involves war, death and cannibalism. Excellent acting, and writing.

Don't see it if Looking for a family show or are disturbed by heavy material. Are not interested in intense plays.

95
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great staging, Romantic

See it if You love big shows, with colorful dance numbers and an absorbing love story. Great musical score as well

Don't see it if You don't enjoy historical shows, love stories or big Broadway numbers.

50
During previews
Latter Days
Midtown W
Confusing, Slow, Disappointing

See it if You find odd, disjointed shows interesting. It is slow moving and very strange.

Don't see it if You prefer more action and a more interesting storyline. It's slow moving.

85
A Burial Place
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if You enjoy plays about friendship, secrets and the possibly supernatural. Linear and easy to follow. Well acted.

Don't see it if You prefer large productions or are not interested in stories of drama, friendship and growing up. Shows with an oddly supernatural feel.

80
Great acting, Intense, Raunchy, Relevant

See it if You like plays about tough issues like family, relationships, crime and drug/alcohol addiction. You like intense dialog, great dialog.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by raunchy language and very adult themes. A lot of cursing and sexual themes. You prefer light hearted shows.

75
During previews
Clever, Great acting

See it if You’re interested in a fictional version of the 2008 presidential campaign. You enjoy really good acting and unique storytelling

Don't see it if You want a large scale production or through proving material. You have no interest in politics or an alternate version of bill and Hillary

100
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You love broadway show with an important and relevant message. Are interested in lgbt themes and issues.

Don't see it if You’re not looking for an original show, dealing with issues pulled from current events.

90
Apologia
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You like smart, relevant shows. The acting is wonderful and Stockard Channing is worth seeing. Thought provoking about feminism and family

Don't see it if You want a musical or big production. This is a play based on conversation and ideas.

75
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Relevant

See it if The story is ridiculous, but funny. However it deals well with gender and sexuality issues and acceptance. Music of the go-go’s is fun

Don't see it if You don’t like the go-go’s music. You’re looking for a serious play and not an extravagant musical.

95
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You appreciate excellent acting and a storyline based on one woman and three different versions of herself.

Don't see it if You want a large production or Musical. Find the thought of three actresses playing the same role, boring

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Indulgent

See it if You want a fun musical, great acting and singing and a powerful message underneath

Don't see it if You’re not interested in a unique musical with a message about love and life

78
Cruel Intentions
Greenwich V
Clever, Entertaining, Indulgent

See it if You are familiar with the movie cruel intentions, enjoy 90’s music. It’s fun and the acting and seeing is well done. It’s not a heavy snow.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy 90’s music, are looking for something more serious or thought provoking.

75
Clever, Entertaining, Resonant

See it if You enjoy a well acted, one man show that is a light hearted way to deal with important subjects in the LGBT community

Don't see it if You prefer bigger productions or have no interest in the LGBT community

90
Clever, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You’re interested in the intersection of Judaism and sexuality. You enjoy musicals about the exploration of both

Don't see it if You have no interest in a musical about the friendship between an older Jewish man and a younger lesbian.

85
Clever, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like musicals about old New York, or the mob. You like stories that involve love, race, loyalty and family

Don't see it if You’re not interested in a story about a kid from the Bronx. Want something light hearted.

95
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like plays that are not completely linear, well acted and unique. Deals with many issues and has twists you don’t expect.

Don't see it if Want a big production, or something completely linear. Deals with deep issues for the time period.

90
Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Profound

See it if You have an interest in a smart, well acted, original two man play about the rise of AIDS. It's a unique metaphor for the times

Don't see it if You prefer large scale productions or don't want a sometimes heavy subject matter. You prefer lighthearted. It's funny, but not a comedy.

80
Curvy Widow
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if You enjoy fun musicals about older women and dating. A funny show about love, life and dating over 50.

Don't see it if You're not interested in the issues concerning people over 50. Don't like smaller productions or shows involving issues of loss and aging.

90
Fierce & Deadly 1988
Lower E Side
Clever, Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like interactive theater. Story is based on a true story and involves drag queens and a murder.

Don't see it if You don't want to walk around and be involved in the show. You don't find drag, or ball culture interesting.

90
Great acting, Great singing, Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You have an interest in an somewhat heavy show dealing with themes of depression and suicide in teenagers. Incredibly acted and staged.

Don't see it if You want something more light hearted or a mega Broadway musical with big numbers.

90
During previews
Clever, Great staging, Edgy, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You are familiar with a clock work orange. Have an interest in intense stories about the concept of choice and violence.

Don't see it if Understanding the psychology of choice doesn't interest you. Violence disturbs you. You don't want to see an all male cast.

95
Indecent
Midtown W
Great acting, Intelligent, Profound, Relevant, Intense

See it if You are interested in true historical stories. Intense emotional subjects like sexuality, prostitution and the holocaust. Great acting.

Don't see it if You prefer light hearted or a musical. You're not interested in censorship in American theater.

100
Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if You enjoy well acted, thought provoking and intelligent plays. Throughly interesting and absorbing. Both funny and intense.

Don't see it if The concept of all of us being connected does not intrigue you. You're looking for light hearted or musical. You want something linear.

100
War Paint
Midtown W
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you enjoys shows about female empowerment. Based on a true story told by brilliant acting and a terrific score. Powerful story and staging

Don't see it if You're not interested in the rise of strong women in business. You're looking for a massive spectacle on stage.

80
Angry Young Man
Chelsea
Clever, Great staging, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You're interested in the plight of immigrants. Want to see a show that is a refreshing take on a very relevant topic.

Don't see it if You want something completely linear and easy to follow. Are not interested in immigration or the current political climate.

95
Delightful, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if You enjoy the music of Carole king and the music of the 60's and 70's. Want a show light and fun, and appropriate for any age.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy Carole King or are not interested in her life and work. Are looking for a huge Broadway production.

90
Kyle
East Village
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in stories about addiction and the human condition. Enjoy heavy subject matter and plays involving psyche

Don't see it if You are looking for something light hearted or musical. This is about drug addiction and anger issues

100
Must see, Relevant

See it if You enjoy theater memorabilia. It's a fun exhibit for anyone who loves theater and is interested in seeing Broadway costumes and memorabilia

Don't see it if Displays and exhibits don't interest you

100
From Silence
East Village
Intelligent, Profound, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You're interested in history, specifically the holocaust. Well acted, powerful and emotional. Multigenerational effects of the war.

Don't see it if You're not interested in nazi Germany, or in plays with intense subject matter based in history.

100
Eleemosynary
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy plays with a small cast and an emotional, family based story line. Great acting, great story.easy to follow, not totally linear

Don't see it if You prefer larger productions, totally linear plots, or musicals.