EvanSeesTheatre

New York City | 18-24 | Female
About:  I love to see all theatre - Off-Broadway and on! I try to see everything that I can for prices that a college student can afford.
Reviews (41)
93
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You love gospel class, great acting and great singing, and shows with a unique twist!

Don't see it if You hate biographical plays or gospel music.

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

See it if You want to see a master class on acting by one of the greats, you love one person plays, or short and intense theatrical experiences.

Don't see it if You hate Judith Light, one person plays, or are turned off by the plot of a middle aged teacher having an affair with a student.

70
During previews
Great singing, Entertaining, Romantic, Thought-provoking, Quirky

See it if you want to see an interesting take on a truly revelatory musical, you like sung through shows, or love musicals involving LGBT themes.

Don't see it if you are truly in love with Falsettos and would be disappointed by miscasting or you really hate fully sung through shows.

55
During previews
Entertaining, Disappointing, Cliched, Fluffy, Dated

See it if You like Corbin Bleu, love Irving Berlin music, or love cheesy, old-fashioned shows.

Don't see it if You want to see a piece of good theatre.

80
Thought-provoking, Edgy, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy science-fiction, medical, depression, or relationship-drama centric plays.

Don't see it if You are looking for a masterful play.

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

See it if You are really intrigued by Edward Snowden and the access the government has to everything that you do. Great acting and extremely relevant

Don't see it if You are frightened by the government tracking you or you don't like extremely interactive shows that involve cell phone use.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting, Funny, Great writing

See it if It's Fiddler on the Roof! If you haven't seen it, it's a classic - great music, a classic Jewish story and an overall entertaining night.

Don't see it if You hate Fiddler on the Roof, Jewish culture, Danny Burnstein or you want a contemporary show.

92
Thought-provoking, Clever, Ambitious, Original, Relevant

See it if You like fast-paced, clever spectacles, are interested in autism and mysteries, or loved the book!

Don't see it if You want to see something slow moving and comedic or you don't like British accents.

40
Banal, Disappointing, Romantic, Confusing, Dated

See it if You want to see a poorly staged production of a rarely produced Shakespeare play.

Don't see it if You love Shakespeare, Pericles or great theatre or you are looking to see the magic that a production of Pericles should be capable of.

75
Absorbing, Great acting, Banal, Slow, Relevant

See it if You are interested in a play about religion that is pretty much a long sermon with great acting.

Don't see it if You want to see a fast-paced, thought-provoking, engaging show.

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Must see, Overrated, Great singing

See it if You have never seen it and you love a well-written and well-performed musical that takes place before The Wizard of Oz.

Don't see it if You hate witches, you hate fan girls and you hate contemporary musical-theatre.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Original, Refreshing

See it if You want to see great acting, and an incredible and relevant story about Liberian women.

Don't see it if You don't like stories about rape or war.

88
Delightful, Entertaining, Fluffy, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if You love Carol King music, a light but warm-hearted story about female empowerment and music and you like jukebox musicals!

Don't see it if You are looking for a night of thought-provoking, intelligent, original theatre.

60
Ambitious, Entertaining, Disappointing, Original, Quirky

See it if You like Gloria Estefan and jukebox musicals!

Don't see it if You are looking for a thought provoking, moving piece of musical theatre. Or if you don't at all like jukebox musicals.

90
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Romantic, Great singing

See it if You are looking for a fantastic, original new show featuring some great performances! And if you love Sara Bareilles.

Don't see it if You don't like good, contemporary musical theatre and you don't like PIE. or Sara Bareilles!

94
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Profound

See it if You want to see an incredible production of one of the most important plays in American theatre history with some phenomenal acting.

Don't see it if You are looking for some fast paced, mindless fun. The show is nearly 4 hours!

88
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Original, Refreshing

See it if You like folk/country music and a great, fairytale-esque story!

Don't see it if You don't like country music at all and you are looking for something more in line with classic or even contemporary (pop/rock) musicals.

75
Clever, Original, Dated, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if A simple love story put to some outdated music is something that interests you.

Don't see it if You like contemporary, fast paced musical theatre.

70
Clever, Cliched, Disappointing, Fluffy, Boring

See it if You like a night of mindless musical theatre that you don't really have to think about.

Don't see it if you like cleverly written, fast paced shows.

60
Clever, Cliched, Disappointing, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if You like a fun night of cliched musical theatre jokes.

Don't see it if You like profound, thought provoking theatre.

100
Exquisite, Great acting, Profound, Relevant, Great singing

See it if You love an incredible performance by a leading actress and a powerful moving show.

Don't see it if You don't like heart wrenching, awe inspiring musical theatre.

75
During previews
Clever, Quirky, Resonant, Fluffy

See it if You are intrigued by online dating, catfishing, weight issues, and a clever and fresh take on a fairytale love story!

Don't see it if You hate technology and the idea of online dating or love stories.

65
Ambitious, Clever, Edgy, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You love video games, family dramas, and are looking for a unique and innovative theatrical experience.

Don't see it if you are looking for a masterfully crafted script, short piece of theatre or you hate video games.

91
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Thought-provoking, Must see

See it if You enjoy shows fraught with emotion but not an overwhelming amount of dialogue. Really wonderful acting in a minimalist show about life.

Don't see it if You want to see a traditional or dialogue driven play.

73
Clever, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Refreshing

See it if You are interested in innovative theatre that plays with sound, one man shows, or shows concerning the environment.

Don't see it if You don't like one man shows or are looking for a traditional piece of theatre.

90
During previews
Exquisite, Riveting, Epic, Absorbing, Masterful

See it if You are interested in a great production of a lesser done Shakespeare show with great acting and great direction.

Don't see it if You hate Shakespeare, are uncomfortable with explicit blood and violence, you want a contemporary play or a comedy.

74
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Original

See it if You love Sean Hayes and a short but sweet comedy. And if you love jokes about religion!

Don't see it if You are super sensitive to religious jokes, you hate Sean Hayes, and want a thought-provoking and moving drama.

70
Ambitious, Great acting, Original, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You are interested in a bluegrass musical about the transgender community.

Don't see it if You are looking for a really well-written/well-developed new musical or are averse to the transgendered or lgbt community.

65
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Original, Raunchy

See it if You love 70's music, all of the fantastic actors/actresses in this show or a light but entertaining jukebox musical!

Don't see it if You hate jukebox musicals, comedy, or you are looking for a thought-provoking, great night of theatre.

96
Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Slow, Original

See it if You are interested in a great night of theatre that takes place in a movie theatre and you love Annie Baker.

Don't see it if You like fast-paced, dialogue driven, plot-heavy shows.

80
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Original, Quirky

See it if You love comedy, short scenes and an entertaining but unconventional night of theatre!

Don't see it if You don't like comedy-improv shows and you want to see a play or musical.

93
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great acting, Profound, Relevant

See it if You are interested in learning about other cultures and you love a good family drama, great acting and a well-written script

Don't see it if You don't like emotional family dramas or other cultures.

55
Disappointing, Edgy, Overrated, Slow, Banal

See it if You love Idina Menzel and contemporary scores.

Don't see it if You don't like Idina Menzel, you are looking for a well-written, non-confusing show.

99
Must see, Intense, Immersive, Edgy, Riveting

See it if You love inventive staging, immersive theatre, Macbeth, and a theatrical experience like no other.

Don't see it if You like a fourth wall, hate nudity, and aren't interested in walking around a theatre space alone in a mask all night.

80
Clever, Original, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You are looking for some mindless fun and some great performances by Alex Brightman and a lot of insanely talented young kids!

Don't see it if You don't like contemporary theatre, Andrew Lloyd Weber or kids.

50
Clever, Cliched, Disappointing, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You are looking for some mindless, fluffy fun. Also for the glitter effect in act 2!

Don't see it if You are looking for something moving/thought provoking or a great piece of theatre.

90
Great dancing, Exquisite, Must see, Original, Profound

See it if You are looking for some incredible performances by some of Broadway's finest, some mind blowing dancing and a great (albeit muddled) story!

Don't see it if You are looking for a short, sweet, to the point musical or something contemporary.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You like a short, fast paced psychological drama between two actors giving masterful performances that are not to miss.

Don't see it if You are looking for mindless, not gut wrenching/cathartic fun.

93
Enchanting, Delightful, Refreshing, Original, Great singing

See it if you like folk/bluegrass music and a cleverly put together story that unravels towards the end!

Don't see it if You detest folk/bluegrass music.

90
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Profound, Original, Intense

See it if You like intelligent, psychological theatre.

Don't see it if You are easily bored by thought provoking theatre that might seem a bit slow at times.

100
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great writing, Intelligent, Profound

See it if You have enough money to.

Don't see it if You can't afford it!