Dionysus

New York City | 25-34 | Male

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Reviews (48)
100
For a previous production
Ambitious, Magical, Charming, Epic, Stupefying

See it if your a fan of the books or movies and you want to spend five hours having an epic theatrical adventure.

Don't see it if you have no idea what happens in Harry Potter and don’t care.

90
Breezy, Delightful, Clever, Heartwarming, Engaging

See it if you're a musical theater fan who wants to see a great presentation of this modern classic.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of musical comedy.

90
During previews
So Long Boulder City
Greenwich V
Hilarious, Smart, Ridiculous, Self aware, Slightly tacky

See it if you want to laugh for an hour straight and watch someone take down one-person shows.

Don't see it if you haven’t seen “LaLa Land” or have very little experience seeing theater.

100
Heavenly, Old-fashioned, Classic, Brassy, Divine

See it if you want to see a perfect interpretation of a classic!

Don't see it if you hate musicals.

85
Goofy, Clear, Profound, Simple, Great acting

See it if a simple well-written, well-acted comedy is your idea of a good evening.

Don't see it if you don't know anything about the Ibsen play.

95
Significant Other
Midtown W
Touching, Modern, Hilarious, Special, Intimate

See it if you want a special evening at the theater to enjoy a great story that so many of us can relate to.

Don't see it if you're looking for a classical drama.

40
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Nonsense, Messy, Boring, Confusing, Idiotic

See it if you have free tickets and literally nothing else to do for 2.5 hours.

Don't see it if you have anything else to do. I'm sorry to say this show is awful.

80
Cliched, Camp, Dragtastic, Cute, Family-friendly

See it if you and your friends/family want to have a fun, funny evening with upbeat music and a great story.

Don't see it if you're looking for a drama or something a bit more groundbreaking.

85
Simple, Clean, Clear, Warm, Engaging

See it if you want to see a first-rate, traditional production of this classic.

Don't see it if you're in the mood for something more showy and dramatic.

85
During previews
Deconstructionist, Poetic, Bare, Honest, Theatrical

See it if you want to see a deconstructionist telling of this great American classic.

Don't see it if you're looking for easy entertainment. This is more "experimental" than most Broadway shows.

55
The Front Page
Midtown W
Cliched, Banal, Dated, Slow, Boring

See it if ...you're in the mood for midwestern dinner theater. I can't believe this is on Broadway.

Don't see it if ...you want to have an enjoyable evening.

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65
Ride the Cyclone
West Village
Boring, Repetitive, Shallow, Cringe-inducing, Sad

See it if you want to check out the great visuals. That's about all this show has to offer.

Don't see it if you have anything else to do with your life. This one is worth skipping despite the NY Times review.

90
During previews
Love, Love, Love
Midtown W
Great acting, Surprising, Unexpected, Sage, Entertaining

See it if you want to see the newest play from a fantastic playwright who keeps creating great work.

Don't see it if you're in the mood for a drama. This is high comedy - dark but also sometimes reminiscent of Moliere.

55
During previews
Falsettos
Midtown W
Confused, Nostalgic, Stagy, Lifeless, Beige

See it if There's nothing else playing. This one is a dud.

Don't see it if you LOVE the book and score and soundtrack of the original. This production doesn't do the material justice and it may upset you.

70
Paramour
Midtown W
Slow, Disappointing, Cliched, Confusing, Recycled

See it if you have very young kids or if most of the other shows are completely sold out OR if you're a completist who needs to see all Cirque shows.

Don't see it if you have to pay to see it. There are a couple of good moments but they're fleeting. It was a big wasted opportunity for Cirque.

87
Interactive, Groundbreaking, Playful, Energetic, Rave

See it if you want to party for an hour in a big warehouse on Union Sq. This is like acrobats on LSD having a party!

Don't see it if you like more conventional theater and don't enjoy standing for long periods of time.

86
Chicago (Broadway)
Midtown W
Brash, Sassy, Classy, Cheeky, Chic

See it if you have t seen it yet. While the movie is great, this staging is marvelous and sumptuous!

Don't see it if you don't like dancing.

90
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if you want to see a beautiful portrayal of the world through the eyes of a brace autistic boy.

Don't see it if you have very young children with you.

98
Ambitious, Entertaining, Enchanting, Masterful, Must see

See it if You want to see what has now become a Broadway classic. This is Julie Taymor's masterpiece and it's not to be missed.

Don't see it if I honestly can't think fa reason to not see this at least once. The staging is incredible.

55
The Total Bent
East Village
Confusing, Quirky, Slow

See it if you want to see something with a funky/jazzy style that is a work-in-progress.

Don't see it if you want something a bit more clear and focused. This show has been in development for a while and I think it still needs more work.

90
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Resonant, Must see

See it if you enjoy a beautifully written, directed and acted story.

Don't see it if you're looking for something light and not very deep.

50
Amateur, Disappointing, Quirky

See it if you enjoy The Seagull and want to see a modernized version of the show.

Don't see it if you're a regular theater-goer. This show is full of theatrical cliches that have been used for years. There's nothing new here.

90
Wicked (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Campy, Big, Green, Child-friendly

See it if you're in the mood for a princess fantasy. Ultimately, this is a fun time for everyone.

Don't see it if You want something serious and original.

85
American Psycho
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great staging, Clever, Edgy, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy wonderful and original staging. This show features a fantastic book and makes for a great evening.

Don't see it if you are squeamish about sex or violence.

90
During previews
Romantic, Great singing, Solid

See it if you want to see the best singing, dancing, and orchestrations on Broadway.

Don't see it if you’re not a fan of the musical theater classics.

90
Eye-opening, Profound, Present, Engrossing, Surreal

See it if you're interested in stories of cancer survivors, rape survivors, and talk of reconnecting to the earth and our bodies.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of frank discussions about our bodies.

25
Cheap, Poor direction, Tacky, Bad acting, Pathetic

See it if you don’t have access to the internet and this is the only way you could see shirtless men.

Don't see it if you have any sense of dignity.

90
Afterglow
Midtown W
Refreshing, Timely, Relatable, Intimate, Cliché

See it if you’re a gay man who wants to see an aspect of gay relationships that isn’t discussed with much honestly played out onstage.

Don't see it if you have zero interest or experience in polyamory.

70
War Paint
Midtown W
Divaliscious, Boring, Dated, Slow, Cliched

See it if you want to see two divas who have had lustrous stage careers.

Don't see it if you're tired of new-wave white feminism that doesn't actually accomplish goals but rather serves an outdated form of liberalism.

50
During previews
Uninspired, Tired, Dumbed-down, Boring, Insipid

See it if you hate yourself? Even if you loved the movie, you'll hate this. It's just not a good adaptation.

Don't see it if you value your time. I left here depressed by the thought of how much money and time was spent on this mess.

85
During previews
Epic, Emotional, Bombastic, Traumatic, Classic

See it if you love the show.Most people already know the score. While I much preferred the staging of the original, this one does a great job.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of the big 80's/90's mega-musicals.

70
Wakey, Wakey
Midtown W
Presentational, Short, Steady, Bleak, Beckettian

See it if you've enjoyed the writer's previous works or enjoy some Beckett-light.

Don't see it if you're looking for something more conventional.

74
Comical, Silly, Deliberate, Stuffy, Self-assured

See it if you're a fan of Wallace Shawn and his work.

Don't see it if you have no idea what Wallace Shawn's work is like.

90
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Camp, Exciting, Must see, Great acting, Romantic

See it if you want to see a diva return to her legend-making role.

Don't see it if you are unfamiliar with the material.

100
During previews
Immediate, Timely, Bold, Intense, Scary

See it if you want to see one of the best pieces of theater that's come around in years.

Don't see it if you want something light and frilly.

87
During previews
Ambitious, Spectacle, Interactive, Boisterous, Bacchanal

See it if you want a unique and entertaining evening of spectacle and fun songs and brilliant staging.

Don't see it if you're looking for something with depth. This mainly focuses on spectacle.

80
Quirky, Childish, Silly, Predictable, Recycled

See it if you haven't seen a Cirque show in a tent before. It's always a fun experience.

Don't see it if you've seen many Cirque shows. Despite what others have said, this does not live up to the standards set by previous shows.

90
Drug-fueled, Booze-laden, Delicious, Sparkly, Hilarious

See it if you want to enjoy 80 silly minutes with cocktail service, a drag diva, original songs and a really hot latin guy in tight pants.

Don't see it if you're looking for something avant garde or serious.

95
Fresh, Inspired, Fun, Engaging, Relevant

See it if you can afford tickets! Was fortunate to see this when tix were easy & cheap. It's very good and I'm so happy to see it succeed.

Don't see it if you're unwilling to spend $4000 on seats :)

60
For a previous production
Blue Man Group
East Village
Banal, Boring, Desperate, Tired, Loud

See it if you're a tourist who does not have a basic grasp of Western culture.

Don't see it if you want to do something with your life.

70
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Cliched, Disappointing, Excruciating, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if you want something basic.

Don't see it if you've seen a lot of theater. This show is nothing new or exciting.

98
Funny, Great writing, Hilarious, Intelligent, Original

See it if you want an original story that will make you laugh out loud from beginning to end.

Don't see it if you're easily offended.

95
Church, Soaring, Effective, Personal, Loving

See it if you want to see the best voices on Broadway. This cast can SING.

Don't see it if You want some lighter fare. This show deals with heavy themes.

100
Dizzying, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Masterful

See it if you want to see one of the best productions of this show you've ever seen.

Don't see it if you want something light and fluffy.

65
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Ambitious, Disappointing, Original, Immersive

See it if you want a fun adventure with friends.

Don't see it if you're looking for a more conventional evening of theater.

1
Matilda
Midtown W
Insipid, Cliched, Boring, Non-sensical, Terrible

See it if you hate yourself and want to be disappointed in theater. This show was simply a disaster when I saw it and it made me depressed.

Don't see it if you want to enjoy an evening at the theater. This show belongs in an amusement park as free daytime entertainment for babies.

95
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Masterful

See it if you LOVE the theater. This is a true love letter to the stage. Incredible dancing!

Don't see it if you're looking for something merely flashy.

55
For a previous production
Cliched, Great acting, Excruciating, Insipid

See it if you want an original story.

Don't see it if you like a show that is either fun or intellectually engaging. This was neither. I applaud their ambitions, but this came across as trite.