Gina F.

Brooklyn | 25-34 | Female
About:  Playwright, theatre goer, supporter of off-Broadway and indie theatre as well as Broadway, full-time geek.
Reviews (30)
90
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing

See it if you want a great period piece.

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

45
During previews
Indulgent, Offensive, Great design

See it if you want to support someone involved with the production and they can get you comps.

Don't see it if seriously, don't see it.

Also A play about feminism written from a male POV. Who asked for this? Cer... Read more Read less

100
Great writing, Must see, Profound, Relevant

See it if you want to see great theatre, this is the best.

Don't see it if you are an ol' fuddy duddy

94
Funny, Quirky, Refreshing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to watch a well done satirical play that resonates with now

Don't see it if you're small minded and don't want to see realistic flawed people on stage

90
Fun, Riveting, Entertaining

See it if you want a fun show that resonates deeply with today.

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of musicals.

90
Profound, Relevant, Resonant, Riveting, Absorbing

See it if you want a relevant piece of theatre full of poetic language with human characters at its heart.

Don't see it if you're a close-minded bigot.

92
Great acting, Great writing, Profound, Relevant

See it if you care about gentrification and the people who are most affected by it, if you support minority voices on stage.

Don't see it if you are a closed minded bigot.

100
For a previous production
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you want a fun, poignant solo show about Latin people, father and son relationships and how cultural erasure hurts generations.

Don't see it if you are a bigot.

Also I hesitated giving this show 100 because I thought I had to find somet... Read more Read less

95
Absorbing, Relevant, Refreshing, Profound, Must see

See it if you want to experience a deeply moving piece of art told through perspectives that aren't often heard.

Don't see it if you aren't interested in watching a two- hander

95
Intense, Refreshing, Relevant, Profound, Must see

See it if you want to experience a brave, powerful play written by a refreshing voice for the theatre.

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with nudity or facing the truth.

90
Absorbing, Great writing, Great acting, Quirky, Resonant

See it if you want to be swept along on an exciting, emotional journey that reverberates with honesty and humor.

Don't see it if you're not into storytelling.

100
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Refreshing, Must see

See it if you want a completely fun and different theatre going experience with great songs and even better singers.

Don't see it if you have no imagination.

80
Resonant, Relevant, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy jukebox musicals and love the music of Gloria and Emilio Estefan and want to know more about their story.

Don't see it if you don't like jukebox musicals or want something incredibly unique.

95
Great writing, Must see, Profound, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if you want a unique commentary on the immigrant experience during the Vietnam War and appreciate a genre bending theatrical experience.

Don't see it if you have an unimaginative mind.

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Great writing, Masterful, Must see

See it if you want to laugh and have your ideology on western culture challenged in a quirky, insightful way.

Don't see it if you don't want to be challenged.

100
During previews
Absorbing, Riveting, Relevant, Refreshing, Profound

See it if you want to see one of the best plays of the years.

Don't see it if you don't want to be challenged.

87
Ambitious, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Resonant

See it if You want to see an engaging show with a different type of narrative told in a really innovative way.

Don't see it if You want to see something more traditional or less about the time we live in.

66
Dated, Overrated

See it if you've never been in an abusive relationship or don't want to see an abusive relationship realistically portrayed

Don't see it if You have been on an abusive relationship as this musical does an offensively shameful job of bringing nuance to it

95
During previews
Profound, Refreshing, Quirky, Must see

See it if you want to see a play about grief and love and families and how important theatre is.

Don't see it if you want a linear experience; this play purposefully floats between worlds and the experience is meant to wash over you.

Also I am truly baffled at the amount of low scores this play has received;... Read more Read less

90
Funny, Great singing, Intelligent, Masterful, Quirky

See it if you want your soul to soar.

Don't see it if you are a curmudgeon.

85
Great acting, Delightful, Comedic, Great staging

See it if you want to see an amazing ensemble, powerhouse performances and a well directed and designed play.

Don't see it if the subject matter isn't interesting to you.

90
Refreshing, Profound, Resonant, Relevant, Great acting

See it if you want to see a play where characters cope with PTSD and depression in a realistic and raw way.

Don't see it if you're not into stories about people returning from wars or fighting their own wars.

88
Ambitious, Great acting, Great singing, Epic, Quirky

See it if you want something completely new and innovative.

Don't see it if you're squeamish about sex or violence, you want an accurate biography of Rasputin.

88
Great acting, Hilarious, Quirky, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to watch something fun and entertaining and completely unique.

Don't see it if you want a drama.

95
During previews
Ambitious, Absorbing, Edgy, Great writing, Great staging

See it if you want to see excellent storytelling that combines war with family dynamics in a unique and breathtaking way.

Don't see it if you don't like non-linear or experimental theatrical experiences or stories about war.

98
Absorbing, Masterful, Must see, Profound, Resonant

See it if you love history presented in a unique, beautiful way.

Don't see it if you don't like hip hop.

88
Ambitious, Resonant, Riveting, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you want a unique, mind-blowing, theatre going experience.

Don't see it if you don't like a play with a powerful message that has a few flaws.

Also This play has its flaws, specifically in how the events play out in it... Read more Read less

80
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Indulgent, Quirky

See it if you enjoy a clever, unique voice and snappy, witty dialogue.

Don't see it if you're not interested in a millennial love story.

96
Great acting, Epic, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Masterful

See it if you love storytelling and want to see a really unique solo show with a masterful performance.

Don't see it if you don't like one actor playing multiple characters.

95
Resonant, Original, Quirky, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you enjoy strong performances and magical realism with a clever, modern day take on an ancient myth

Don't see it if unfortunately the venue gets very hot and can be a concern for patrons.