Erica Jurus

New York City | 18-24 | Female

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Reviews (53)
74
During previews
Mrs. Doubtfire
Midtown W
Great singing, Funny

See it if you aren't attached to the movie

Don't see it if you had issues with Tootsie last season

58
During previews
Frankenstein (CSC)
East Village
Disappointing, Slow

See it if you are open to seeing the story of Frankenstein essentially through the eyes of the creature, or a one-woman telling of the story

Don't see it if you want a copy of the novel on the stage

78
Entertaining, Fun

See it if you want a message delivered in a way that's not hitting you over the head and in a fun way

Don't see it if you aren't going to be able to get over the fact that they are emojis

81
Fun, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You are a fan of the movie but not a die hard, you like big flashy fun musicals

Don't see it if You are a die hard fan of the movie - things have changed a little bit

95
Seared
Midtown W
Great acting, Entertaining, Must see, Hilarious, Clever

See it if you like funny plays that tackle the ideas of change, ego, and the intersection of those two.

Don't see it if you want a short play with tons of drama or all comedy

Also Raul Esparza cooks, on stage, and that alone is worth the price of a t... Read more Read less

80
Riveting, Entertaining

See it if you like seeing Shakespeare stripped down to the bare minimum, both in story and in set/costumes

Don't see it if you like Shakespeare to be done elaborately

90
Fun, Hilarious, Must see, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of fun and entertaining, splashy musicals with quite wit and a lot of heart

Don't see it if You are a diehard movie fan that will be mad if anything at all is changed

Also Alex Brightman and Leslie Kritzer (Beetlejuice and Delia) are worth th... Read more Read less

92
Great dancing, Fun, Spectacle, Entertaining

See it if You want a fun show with modern music and great dancing

Don't see it if you are a die-hard fan of the movie and don't want to see anything changed

90
During previews
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Relevant, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy political stories/movies, such as "All the Way" and "All the President's Men"

Don't see it if you dislike politically based stories

79
Road Show
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great singing, Intelligent, Masterful, Great staging

See it if You love Sondheim musicals

Don't see it if You hate Sondheim or a radio play-like staging

64
Underdeveloped characters, Fun, Campy

See it if You like The Lightning Thief & don’t mind a very campy yet kind of fun show that makes you think ok that wasn’t much of anything good or bad

Don't see it if You want a good show. It’s merely okay and if you're a stickler for correct Greek mythology this ain’t it

Also The feel was very rock concert but if the concert was kids bop

68
Slow, Entertaining, Fun

See it if You like Cher and her music and want to know more about her life

Don't see it if you hate biopics/jukebox musicals. its just fun, nothing more, nothing less.

88
Funny, Exquisite, Must see, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You love a fun, dance-y musical with an lgbtqa+ presence

Don't see it if You hate gay people

82
During previews
Ambitious, Masterful, Great acting

See it if You enjoy Shakespeare and don't mind long shows

Don't see it if Want to leave the theatre less than 3hrs after you came in

Also Glenda Jackson is a true legend, and she furthers that description as ... Read more Read less

90
Great writing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Absorbing

See it if You want to see this classic story being told in a new way

Don't see it if you want to just see a stage adaptation of the movie

30
During previews
Poorly written, Disappointing, Banal, Slow, Insipid

See it if you like Ruben and Clay

Don't see it if you want something with a little bit of substance (or at least part of a plot), or don't know who Ruben & Clay are

84
During previews
Great singing, Enchanting, Indulgent, Fluffy

See it if You enjoy acapella music, and historically based plays

Don't see it if you want a very exiting and big musical

92
Fun, Great dancing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy fun shows, and aren't disturbed by tons of different types of people having fun and being in love

Don't see it if you are super conservative or don't like music by the Go-Gos

73
During previews
Travisville
Midtown W
Relevant, Great writing, Clever, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if You enjoy slightly political shows.

Don't see it if You want to escape from the problems of our nation today

96
Absorbing, Great singing, Spectacular, Entertaining, Must see

See it if you want to see something spectacular and over the top at times, and something with a touching message at its core

Don't see it if you hate pop songs, or love

96
For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Masterful

See it if you want to laugh for 2 hours, and can relate to having been in the situation of things going wrong during a performance

Don't see it if You hate comedy

94
Bandstand
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Masterful, Absorbing, Riveting

See it if you enjoy artfully directed (and choreographed) musicals that are very relevant, thought-provoking, and eye-opening.

Don't see it if You don't like to see a musical about WW2 vets coming home and facing many struggles.

100
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intense, Exquisite, Intelligent

See it if You want to experience a very real production, with relevance to the world we are living in.

Don't see it if You want a fun, dance-y, show that requires very little thinking.

72
Great singing, Overrated, Entertaining, Slow, Stale

See it if You enjoy Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals, you want to experience an important part of theatre history.

Don't see it if You want to see something fresh, new, upbeat, and dancey.

97
Entertaining, Must see, Riveting, Refreshing, Great singing

See it if you love believing in your self

Don't see it if you are a close-minded human

91
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Must see, Masterful

See it if you want a thoughtful play that touches on racial tensions, in 1944, and now

Don't see it if you want a lighthearted show

Also if Blair Underwood doesn't win the Tony I will revolt

76
During previews
Dracula (CSC)
East Village
Intense, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a new and reimagined version of Dracula through the lens of feminism

Don't see it if you want a copy of the book

50
Fine

See it if You like making fun of the current Broadway musicals

Don't see it if You want something good

80
During previews
Sing Street
East Village
Relevant, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you like plays with music

Don't see it if you want a fun, upbeat musical

51
Funny

See it if you like the movie

Don't see it if you've never seen the movie. you will be very confused

50
Insipid, Slow, Disappointing

See it if you are easy to please

Don't see it if there was virtually not main plot, only multiple subplots. the characters were extremely underdeveloped, and the fates felt out of place.

62
During previews
Lacking, Uninspiring

See it if you want a show that doesn't stay surface level

Don't see it if you hate 2 person-shows

Also it's written like it has a point, but I'm not quite sure what it is or... Read more Read less

74
Betrayal
Midtown W
Profound, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want a show that delves into the caverns of affairs and betrayal within families

Don't see it if you like a comedy or a show that doesn't examine family dynamics

Also Zawe Ashton blew me away as Emma, she was the true star of this produc... Read more Read less

86
Engaging, Masterful, Intense, Great acting

See it if you enjoy monologue plays

Don't see it if you want to see more than one person on stage, two people total, or hate listening to one person monologue for 50+ minutes

95
Must see, Great singing, Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You love a heartwarming story about the kindness of human beings

Don't see it if You don’t want to see a show that centers around 9/11 and the aftermath, even if in a different country

84
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You love a musical inside a musical

Don't see it if You don't like broadway or the idea of seeing how a musical is put on

Also There are a ton of hidden or small easter eggs/nods to other plays and... Read more Read less

70
The Cradle Will Rock
East Village
Enjoyable, Great singing

See it if you want to see a show about corruption that KINDA resembles today's political environment

Don't see it if you want a fun musical

92
I Married an Angel
Midtown W
Delightful, Great singing, Enchanting, Funny

See it if You want a classic, old-timey musical

Don't see it if You like modern, contemporary musicals

79
Superhero
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy, Fun, Delightful

See it if you like Tom Kitt's previous musicals

Don't see it if you want something deep and makes you think

91
Masterful, Must see, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if you want a show that makes you think, and you like plays with singing

Don't see it if you want a straight play and like light comedy

95
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Intense, Masterful, Relevant, Riveting

See it if You enjoy thought-provoking shows and don't take issue with characters being gay

Don't see it if you want a more traditional family issues drama with straight people

97
During previews
Intense, Masterful, Must see, Relevant, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy going to a play that somewhat makes you think

Don't see it if You want theatre to stay away from current politics, even in a satirical, indirect way

55
Disappointing, Quirky, Delightful, Insipid, Funny

See it if you don't want to think very hard

Don't see it if you like more complex and masterful songs

81
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Absorbing, Entertaining, Intense, Relevant

See it if You enjoy Sara Bareilles's music

Don't see it if you are sensitive to domestic violence

85
Delightful, Great singing, Entertaining, Indulgent, Enchanting

See it if you love classic musicals

Don't see it if you prefer more contemporary shows

100
Enchanting, Great staging, Must see, Intelligent, Epic

See it if you love Harry Potter, love seemingly impossible feats of theatre being done with right in front of your eyes

Don't see it if you want a quick and easy show that doesn't last 5+ hours

81
Clever, Great staging, Refreshing, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You want to see a change in musical theatre, something more modern and different.

Don't see it if Lights can make you dizzy, or if dissonance in music hurts your head.

88
In Transit
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Relevant, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if You love acapella, great singing, and a fresh, modern, snippet of life in NYC.

Don't see it if You love classic musicals, or big dancy shows.

89
If/Then
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Original, Relevant, Clever, Edgy

See it if you love interesting, throught-provokimg shows

Don't see it if hate Idina Menzel

75
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Quirky, Intelligent

See it if enjoy South Park and Book of Mormon

Don't see it if are sensitive to jokes