Eileen 6

Great Neck | 50-64 | Female
About:  I love to go to Broadway and off Broadway shows. I tend to prefer musicals but I also can't resist a drama if it's starring one of my favorite actors or actresses. My all time favorite shows include Nine (with Antonio Banderas and Jane Krakowski) and Hairspray. Of the current musicals on Broadway th... Read more Read less
Reviews (78)
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80
During previews
Thought-provoking, Slow, Great staging

See it if enjoy period pieces

Don't see it if you’re not ready to engage in this drama for 90 minutes

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90
Witty, Relevant, Quirky, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy smart, funny shows. This politically relevant comedy held my interest and provided many more laughs than I expected

Don't see it if you don’t want to go to see a show in an out of the way location. Definitely took me longer to get to theater than the 75 minutes long play

Also I thoroughly enjoyed this work and the 3 actors in it. First time seei... Read more Read less

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90
Must see if you love christmas songs, Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing

See it if you love Christmas songs or if you're a fan of Ruben and Clay. If you want to get in the Christmas spirit and hear some great singing, go!

Don't see it if you're a Grinch or Scrooge. Otherwise, you can't help but have a good time.

Also I almost skipped this show because of my horrible experience last year... Read more Read less

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70
Ambitious, Absorbing, Great acting, Slow, Confusing

See it if You want to see a dark, very well acted play that will hold your interest

Don't see it if You are under 18. Some nudity, simulated sex and lots of violence.

Also There are only 3 more shows but if you’re going on a hot, humid day sp... Read more Read less

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87
During previews
High energy, Raunchy, Great singing, Clever, Edgy

See it if you're a fan of the Go-Go's music or want to see a fun new quirky musical with LGBTQ themes.

Don't see it if you have issues with LGBTQ story lines & not for the young or very old I'd guess. Some reviews gave it an R-rating & I can agree with that

Also I was in college when the Go-Go's first started so many of these songs... Read more Read less

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90
Must see for disco fans, Entertaining, Great singing, Absorbing, Elaborate staging

See it if you grew up with the songs of Donna Summer or became a fan later. It's a great jukebox musical and her songs cleverly tell her life story

Don't see it if you're not a fan of disco music. Otherwise go and enjoy with the rest of the audience!

Also I was in high school when Last Dance came out so many of Donna Summer'... Read more Read less

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85
Great staging, Slow, Absorbing, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if You enjoy a great ensemble cast. I went to see Condola Rashad&Daniel Sunjata but enjoyed seeing Jack Davenport(Smash) in his Broadway debut

Don't see it if You don’t like historical dramas or can’t sit through an almost 3 hour show

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85
During previews
Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging, Funny

See it if you want to see a very funny show dealing with LGBTQ issues. Great cast led by Jesse Tyler Ferguson. Amazing rotating stage

Don't see it if you're not comfortable with LGBTQ topics

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84
During previews
Great ensemble cast, Slow, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a Tennessee Williams play starring Marin Ireland and Nathan Darrow with a great ensemble cast. Outstanding performances

Don't see it if you're not a fan of bare stages and imaginary props. Also, a very long first half - so long I almost thought there was no intermission.

Also I had read before I went to see the show in another review that it was... Read more Read less

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85
Very long, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy dramas and are a fan of any of these amazing actors. For a really special experience, get one of the seats on stage!

Don't see it if you can't sit through a 3 hour drama. Are not interested in seeing a play about mental health issues

Also I had a seat on stage for this production and it was truly a once in a... Read more Read less

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80
Great staging, Great singing, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you're a Buffett fan or just want to have a fun night out at the theater. Fun to watch how they incorporate the songs you know are coming

Don't see it if you're looking for something deep

Also I was surprised how much I liked this show! The cast seemed to be havi... Read more Read less

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90
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to see powerful performances by this cast especially by the father and daughter played by Lucas Papaelias and Ella Kennedy Davis

Don't see it if you can’t deal with a play about a school shooting

Also Very moving story with a great cast! Interesting set design and only t... Read more Read less

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88
Entertaining, Great singing, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if you're a fan of Disney musicals. Fun for the whole family.

Don't see it if you're expecting anything more than what was in the movie

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85
Thought-provoking, Dark, Quirky, Edgy, Funny

See it if you want to enjoy an interesting dramedy with an excellent cast - especially enjoyed the scenes with Becky Ann Baker and Alex Hurt.

Don't see it if you're offended by racist remarks.

Also I almost skipped this show because of its extremely low average scores... Read more Read less

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83
Great staging, Absorbing, Great cast, Relevant

See it if You're a fan of Uma, Josh, Blair or Philippa. Interesting 90 minute show set in present day D.C.

Don't see it if You're easily offended by political jokes

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89
Offers many words of wisdom, Moving, Heartwarming, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if you'd enjoy hearing actors read advice column letters&the replies. If you're a fan of Nia Vardalos or any of the other talented cast members

Don't see it if you're a Tin Man (no heart). Otherwise, go and enjoy. If you're looking for a traditional play, this is not that but very enjoyable!

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24
Terrible, Should not be in a broadway theater, Disappointing

See it if I love Christmas music/shows but this is terrible and does not belong in a Broadway theater. Only see it if you love Candice Glover

Don't see it if you have anything else to do. I'm not a reality show fan so the only singer I recognized was American Idol winner Candice Glover

Also I have never given a show this low a score but terrible sums it up and... Read more Read less

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88
During previews
Romantic, Delightful, Entertaining, Great cast, Hilarious

See it if you're looking for a fun night out at the theater. If you want to see great performances by any of the cast.

Don't see it if you're looking for something serious or you don't like to laugh.

Also I saw this during previews and the cast mentioned that the script has ... Read more Read less

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86
Intense, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like to see new works by young playwrights. Great cast led by Austin Pendleton.

Don't see it if You're not a drama fan or do not like being in a very small theater.

Also I'd guess there are less than 40 seats in a small area very close to t... Read more Read less

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75
During previews
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Slow

See it if You want to see some great performances especially by Jack DiFalco, Lili Taylor and Janeane Garofalo. Lots of sadness with some funny lines

Don't see it if You have enough drama with your own family

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82
Great acting, Entertaining, Quirky, Funny

See it if you like dark comedies or are a fan of Amber Tamblyn or Frank Wood. I enjoyed it and laughed more than I expected to

Don't see it if don't if you're offended by foul language or you're looking for something upbeat

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85
During previews
Intelligent, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Intense

See it if You want to see a political drama set in 2019. Great performances by Tunie and Dale

Don't see it if You voted for Trump and don't regret it yet

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80
Relevant, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You'd enjoy a political drama set in North Carolina. It's advertised as a serious comedy but I would never describe it as a comedy.

Don't see it if You're not open to hearing political opinions that may differ from yours

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90
For a previous production
Funny, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy drama. This play is very well done and moving. Highly recommend

Don't see it if you have issues and don't want to see a show about a gay couple

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90
Entertaining, Great staging, Delightful

See it if you want to see a very enjoyable a cappella show set in NYC. Great singing and interesting set design

Don't see it if you're not a fan of musicals

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85
Absorbing, Unique, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you’re a fan of the actor performing that day. My score was highly influenced by spending 90 minutes with Kathryn Erbe

Don't see it if you’re not open to non traditional shows.

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88
During previews
Thought-provoking, Hilarious, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if you like to laugh! Don’t Miss it if you’re a Colin Quinn fan. I enjoyed it much more than his last show st the Cherry Lane

Don't see it if you’re grumpy or a Scrooge. Otherwise, go and enjoy a night of laughs

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75
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Quirky

See it if you're a fan of Michael C. Hall or the playwright.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of solo shows or non-existent sets. If you're offended by foul or vulgar language also might want to skip.

Also I saw the last performance of this show and I'd say between 5 and 10 m... Read more Read less

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85
Drags at times, Delightful, Clever lyrics, Quirky, Funny

See it if you want to see a fun musical about an American that becomes the Queen of the UK. Lots of laughs

Don't see it if you're looking for a big production. Minimal sets here but lots of fun

Also I think if this show was cut down to a 90 minute musical, it would flo... Read more Read less

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86
Clever, Entertaining, Quirky, Raunchy, Hilarious

See it if You’re a fan of the TV show Friends. Clever songs about the show performed by a talented cast. Rachel was my favorite!

Don't see it if You’ve not a fan of the show

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75
Clever, Funny

See it if You’re looking for something light and funny to fill an hour

Don't see it if You don’t like physical comedy.

Also I’ve only been to shows on the main stage at 59 E 59 before seeing thi... Read more Read less

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90
During previews
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to see a wonderful off Broadway show and enjoy a fun night out. Terrific cast and some very clever lyrics

Don't see it if You don’t like to have fun and need something deep

Also I think I added a few points to my score because of the energy of the ... Read more Read less

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80
Thought-provoking, Too long, Absorbing, Intense, Great acting

See it if You want to see excellent performances in a story everyone who has experienced the death of a parent will relate to at some point

Don't see it if You recently lost a loved one and are not ready to rehash what it was like to deal with their death and hospice

Also As many other members’ reviews have said, the first half was excellent... Read more Read less

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80
Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a very moving play with intense performances by Joshua Jackson and Lauren Ridloff

Don't see it if You’re not a drama fan

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75
Ambitious, Great singing, Fun concert, Edgy

See it if You’re looking for a fun concert to attend. Loud rock music greatest hits mixed with a Celtic violinist and an opera singer.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a musical with a plot. While it is interesting/fun twist with the Celtic violinist &opera singer does not belong on Bway

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79
Quirky, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you're a fan of Melissa Gilbert or would enjoy a middle aged woman's story of her divorce. Excellent job by Melissa Gilbert!

Don't see it if you're not a fan of one woman shows

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85
Entertaining, Great acting, Absorbing, Funny

See it if you're a fan of Hayley Mills and want to see an enjoyable dramedy.

Don't see it if you have trouble understanding accents.If it were a movie, I'd describe it as a chick flick so not sure men would enjoy it as much as women.

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83
Fun, Quirky, Great staging, Delightful

See it if you're a fan of the show. Fun for the whole family. Beautiful sets!

Don't see it if you're not familiar with the show. Not required (I've never seen the TV show) but I think you'd enjoy it much more if you're a SpongeBob fan

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90
During previews
Splendid, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing dramedy

See it if you'd enjoy a show that will make you laugh then cry watching a family deal with the challenges of having child/sibling with Down's Syndrome

Don't see it if can't think of a reason not to see this.

Also The actors and actresses in this show were all excellent but Jamie Bre... Read more Read less

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80
Slow, Confusing, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a show about how 3 friends deal with the death of a loved one.

Don't see it if if you have problems with British accents. 2 of the 3 actors are British - one easier to understand than the other.

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88
Hilarious, Great acting, Raunchy, Clever

See it if you're familiar with the Grinch's story and are ready for a raunchy version of how Cindy Lou Who's life turned out

Don't see it if you don't want to listen to an hour plus of rhymes. It's amazing how Lesli Margherita can remember them all in this one woman show

Also As long as you are not easily offended by foul language and raunchines... Read more Read less

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90
Masterful, Dark, Great acting, Mesmerizing

See it if you want to lose yourself in 90 minutes of superb acting by Billy Crudup.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy dramas or shows without an intermission. Otherwise, don't miss this performance by Billy Crudup!

Also I have seen Billy Crudup perform whenever I can since seeing him in Pi... Read more Read less

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88
Witty banter, Great acting, Intelligent, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want to learn more about Walt Disney and Igor Stravinsky. First scene takes place is 1939. Very interesting and informative.

Don't see it if If you have no interest in Disney and Stravinsky. If you don't like smaller theaters with minimal set design.

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87
For a previous production
Entertaining, Clever, Hilarious

See it if You're not a Trump supporter. The cast is excellent and there are several hilarious numbers.

Don't see it if You voted for Trump and don't regret it. If you are offended by foul language, this is also not a show for you.

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80
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great staging

See it if You're a fan of any of the cast. Great staging and acting.

Don't see it if You're looking for something light

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87
During previews
Delightful, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if you want to have some laughs while enjoying great performances by Michael Urie and Michael McGrath. Fabulous supporting cast too

Don't see it if you don't like to laugh or be silly

Also I've never been to this theater before but the 2 level stage was quite... Read more Read less

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89
During previews
Thought-provoking, Intense, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if If you want to see a very different evening at the theater. It was an amazing night but audiences are asked not to share details so go&enjoy

Don't see it if You don't enjoy shows with audience participation (optional)

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85
Intense, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a show that will hold your interest until the end.An excellent performance by the entire cast but especially Robert Cuccioli

Don't see it if you're looking for something light

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80
Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of the movie. This is a scaled down version but includes all of the most memorable scenes/lines. Great job by Molly Ringwald.

Don't see it if you've never seen the movie.

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83
Absorbing, Great staging, Edgy, Great acting

See it if You are a drama fan. Some great performances and overall story that will hold your interest except for a few details that don't make sense

Don't see it if you're not interested in a drama centered around 2 teenage girls