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Reviews (71)
70
Make Believe
Midtown W
Ambitious, Slow, Great staging

See it if If you enjoy watching kids play house for 70% of the show. Great attic set. Good acting.

Don't see it if Not much happening. It's a story about a troubled family. The kids do a great job but how much house playing do you want to watch?

78
Riveting, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Rock & roll journey that's very energetic. Meat loaf was present and he created a frenzy. A crazy fun Rocky Horror rock opera.

Don't see it if Loud music, crazy costumes, bit long. Lots of songs. Not a fan of Meat Loaf. Typical poor street kid loves rich girl.

90
Must see, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if Very entertaining. See it before closing. Singing is the best. Loved the music, songs, dancers, so much fun. Loved it.

Don't see it if If you do not like musicals, touching story, did not like the movie. Don't want to be entetained. Your a sour puss.

70
Disappointing, Fluffy, Slow, Overrated

See it if If you want to see these acters. They are very good considering their script.

Don't see it if Slow, boring. Crawling in my seat. Silly outfits. Blank stage. Not entertaining.

60
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Disappointing, Fluffy, Confusing, Slow

See it if If you like baseball and learn about the black team's difficulties.

Don't see it if Difficulty understanding Toni's Southern dialect. She spoke very fast. The play has no continuety. Too long.

55
Slow, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if If you wish to learn more about Hans, very good musicians

Don't see it if Did not like the puppets, did not like the the structure of the play, slow

90
After
Midtown E
Must see, Great writing, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Fabulous acters. Very modern fresh play with today issues. Rivoting, explosive, passionate. Great writing.

Don't see it if It's tough, not a musical, difficult ending. Subject matter is explosive.

75
Nassim
Midtown W
Delightful, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if A fresh approach to an intimate look at an Iranian playwrite. Not a typical play, more an educational experience on his language.

Don't see it if If you want a typical play. It's more his personal story of his young life in Iran. The actress today reading his words was Alisson Fraser,

76
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if great acting, staging, period piece, masterpiece style, intimate theater

Don't see it if not much plot, mostly character drive, puritan farther unable to sacrifice his conviction for his family

90
During previews
Trick or Treat
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if Fabulous play, great acting, staging, directing. A very difficult subject, treated with humor, sadness, surprises. Kept me enthralled.

Don't see it if I suggest everyone should see this play. Dementia is a problem many of us face. A family with secrets, affecting their lives forever. Go!

75
During previews
Delightful, Great singing, Refreshing, Entertaining

See it if You love hearing great voice in harmony. Emotional . Great diverse audience.

Don't see it if Simple staging, sometimes exagerated acting, fast dialoque, difficulty following.

91
Great singing, Resonant, Riveting, Must see

See it if Great voices, staging, emotional, a wonderful gift at the holidays. Had a tear and goose bumps.

Don't see it if You don't like men singing in beautiful harmony, simple yet powerful staging. Need a big Broadway Disney musical.

85
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Riveting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if I felt drawn into this play by excellent performances, great set and wonderful writing. You can identify with the pain and humanity.

Don't see it if If you have difficulty embracing gay issues. Yet you should see it, as the humanity is an experience that we all share.

66
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great staging, Disappointing, Fluffy

See it if you like British humor, great set, like snooker

Don't see it if have difficulty with heavy English accents, exagerated humor, don't like Snooker, spoofs

80
Unraveled
Midtown W
Great acting, Intelligent, Absorbing, Relevant

See it if Very touching play that felt very close to my heart. The story is sad . Beautifully expressed.

Don't see it if Fancy staging, singing, don't like issues like cancer, hospice, dementia.

75
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy, Disappointing

See it if Passionate musicians & vocalists. Sets are great. It's fluffy entertainment.

Don't see it if Loud music drowning vocalists, silly jokes, thin story, Did not enjoy this rock music.

75
Entertaining, Slow, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if history of comfort women, very good choreography, great to see Asian cast,

Don't see it if long, no pit stop, some singers are weaker, too many songs, don't like the title, subject matter is difficult

70
MUMMENSCHANZ: you & me
Upper W Side
Clever, Entertaining, Dated, Slow

See it if creative, child like innocence, passionate performers

Don't see it if some repeats from previous shows, can get corny at times especially when you see the performers, slow, some skits are better than others.

78
Skintight
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Relevant

See it if Great acting, set, modern, refreshing, entertaining

Don't see it if Issues with gay themes, not interested in disfunctional families, prefer musicals

70
During previews
Slow, Disappointing

See it if Wonderful young muscians, a sad ending. There were some surprises such as a male ballet dancer and a tenor singing passionately in Russian.

Don't see it if a small space, piano player needed a softer touch, must like chamber music.

77
Goldstein
Midtown W
Delightful, Great singing, Fluffy, Dated

See it if A delightful musical that focuses on Jewish family secrets.

Don't see it if You don't like lots of singing, very little dialoque, stage is limited, acters move on and off, sparse set, simple plot and story

67
Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing, Dated

See it if Condola Rashad is excellent . The trial was informative. Great map in Playbill explaining the war in France.

Don't see it if 3 hour play that can be boring at times. Ugly set, lots of meaningless dialoque

60
Overrated, Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if like slow character portrayal, sparse set, wish to learn more about people who are deaf.

Don't see it if you want action, repetitious dialogue, diffuculty reading subtitles especially if your in the back orchestra, very sleepy -you'll doze off

65
Good for Otto
Midtown W
Great acting, Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if enjoy seeing one of my favorite acters Ed Harris, intense character portraits, issues on humanity

Don't see it if difficulty sitting through 3 hours of human suffering, no plot lots of theraphy, poor stage direction, too much information.

65
Overrated, Disappointing, Cliched, Slow

See it if a fan of Jewish music, original set, slow story telling via rabbi like swearing harsh muscian

Don't see it if like action, disturbed by lots of swearing, harsh & loud singing, acters were stiff, it's very old world indictive of the audience.

78
Felix Starro
Midtown W
Relevant, Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Acters, singers, choreography, band were great. Story unusual and refreshingly different from anything on Off Broadway.

Don't see it if Small cold theater, bring warm clothes, bare bone and depressing set, 2 3/4 hrs without intermission, some of the songs were too lengthy

80
Reborning
Soho/Tribeca
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if I was hesitant to go, as the subject matter seemed creepy. So glad I did. Great performances, set, entertaining, and emotional.

Don't see it if Small theater, trauma experience, creepy

49
Banal, Overrated, Disappointing, Dated

See it if if you are curious about this award winning musical. Good voices and orchestra.

Don't see it if It's a farce, disgusting jokes, demeaning to woman. Mostly young people in the audience who loved everything. Awfull show. I'm not religious

95
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Riveting, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging

See it if The special effects are fabulous. The scenes, dancing, costumes, lighting, blew me away. It's an amazing spectacle. Go see it !!!

Don't see it if Some of the songs were too mushy, story follows the film, do not go if you want a drama.

70
During previews
Slow, Dated, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if I'm a fan of the Mint Productions, acting was great, nice set, interesting story, does not put you asleep

Don't see it if Difficult Irish dialect, lost some of the conversation, starts out slow, moves faster in second act.

87
Caroline's Kitchen
Midtown E
Great writing, Resonant, Great acting, Funny

See it if fast pace play, great British actors, very funny, revenant today, raunchy

Don't see it if dislike British plays, fast pacing, not in the mood to be entertained

70
Great singing, Dated, Fluffy, Entertaining

See it if Very talented singers, muscians, enthusiastic.

Don't see it if Thin on story. The latter is mostly sung. Unfortunately, lyrics are lost as the band is too loud. Bare bones set.

90
Entertaining, Great staging, Exquisite, Great singing

See it if A fabulous Broadway musical that hit all the right notes. Great singing, wow costumes, terrific band, incredible dancers!

Don't see it if If you hate glitzy musicals, Cher, and great entertainment.

70
Blue Ridge
Chelsea
Great acting, Slow, Resonant, Disappointing

See it if Great acting of dysfunctunal characters. Revelant today with youth.

Don't see it if Long play, painful issues, dysfunctual characters, no plot, lots PTS

50
Banal, Dated, Disappointing, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if great voices, showed their friendship, audience at 40% attendance were happy

Don't see it if poor songs, very cheesy, should not be on Broadway, dated

60
Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if If you like Mike and his dry humor.

Don't see it if Not a funny comic. Neither the audience in my area. Should be an Off Broadway production. Dry humor.

70
Days of Rage
Midtown W
Great staging, Relevant, Fluffy, Dated

See it if Created a flash back to the past. Great house set. Entertaining

Don't see it if Looking for a deep meassage. Somewhat jerky with heavy music sequences, dated and slow at times

80
Great acting, Relevant, Great staging, Slow

See it if great staging, acting, emotional, touching

Don't see it if difficult subject, sometimes voices could not be heard, slow, may not appeal to all audiences

78
Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if Very creative illusions. He's funny, engaging & entertaining.

Don't see it if Big set production, music, drama, large venue

78
Delightful, Fluffy, Romantic, Great singing

See it if Love the music, great voices & dance. Very entertaining!

Don't see it if bare bones set, don't appreciate this music.

78
Entertaining, Delightful, Refreshing

See it if Great singing, dancing, music, set. Songs from the past delivered with a fresh approach.

Don't see it if No plot or story, just singing & dancing. Songs from the past.

76
Entertaining, Great singing, Quirky

See it if It's entertaining, great voices, a history of booze, free drinks, what's not to like?

Don't see it if Not a play, more an event, can get "hooky" portraying characters in history

75
First Love
West Village
Enchanting, Great acting, Romantic

See it if A very unusual love story inspired by the paintings of Magritte. I enjoyed the relationship of the two main characters.

Don't see it if Lots of dialogue, can get slow, directed towards Boomers. The young lady representing Magritte seemed unnecessary. Why was she there?

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Must see

See it if Incredible performances, great set, very realistic. Life story that touches most people who have experienced loss. Left me with goose bumps

Don't see it if want a musical, can not deal with death or family turmoil.

78
During previews
Dan Cody's Yacht
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Absorbing

See it if Fabulous actors, set, story. It's about the 1% and the rest of the world. It asks will money corrupt your values? Great to see a modern play

Don't see it if Your not interested in character portayals, prefer a musical & happy endings

70
Daybreak
Midtown W
Great acting, Confusing, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if great acting, learning about the Armenian genocide

Don't see it if slow, confusing acters constantly flip in and out from generations, difficult subject, sparse set

80
Transfers
West Village
Great acting, Relevant, Riveting, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if Terrific production, the two students were excellent, rivetting, great set design, powerful story.

Don't see it if dislike character studies, want action, short play, not interested in educational topics

80
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful

See it if love the classics and rock combination, great sound, felt the beat in my chest, amazing musicians, set, lighting, orchestra. FUN!

Don't see it if you expect a typical play, not into the music, purist

80
The Stone Witch
Midtown W
Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if love an intimate setting, with terrfic cast, wonderful scenery, refreshing new work.

Don't see it if wish for a musical, don't like character studies, not into creativity, do not want to think

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if Love the music, great singing, staging, lighting, Chilina Kennedy as Carole King was fabulous! The orchestra was amazing.

Don't see it if hate musicals, can not appreciate Carole King's music