Gizmo551

New York City | 65+ | Male

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Reviews (110)
92
During previews
Delightful, Must see, Funny, Entertaining, Clever
May 9th, 2022

See it if want to laugh, laugh, laugh. The show is great fun. Entertaining. Good singing. Good staging. Lots of fun! A must see!

Don't see it if you don't like silly fun musical theater.

93
Must see, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful
April 12th, 2022

See it if you love musical theater. This musical is such fun. Great singing! A fun enjoyable evening of live theater.

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

86
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Must see, Entertaining, Clever
June 21st, 2019

See it if you like exciting, absorbing, entertaining theater. Very clever production with an excellent ensemble cast.

Don't see it if you don't challenging creative theater.

88
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Must see, Absorbing
May 18th, 2019

See it if you love good story telling. Good acting. Singing. and wonderful musical theater.

Don't see it if don't like thought provoking theater.

89
Thought-provoking, Must see, Masterful, Intelligent, Absorbing
May 14th, 2019

See it if you enjoy thrilling theater, good writing, and staging. Very thought provoking.

Don't see it if you don't like chilling theater.

90
During previews
Hilarious, Must see, Funny, Entertaining
May 14th, 2019

See it if you missed this the first time around 10 years ago. A evening of theater that will have you laughing all evening. A truly enjoyable show.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals. This is a must see.

89
The Cradle Will Rock
East Village
Intense, Relevant, Profound, Must see, Absorbing
April 21st, 2019

See it if you love engaging theater. This is a brilliant production. Well staged and acted. Very relevant to today's political climate.

Don't see it if don't enjoy engaging theater. This is not your typical musical.

85
All Our Children
East Village
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Relevant, Absorbing
April 18th, 2019

See it if you like historically based drama. Very well acted and directed. Worth seeing

Don't see it if you don't like thought provoking drama.

82
Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Upper W Side
Must see, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing
March 25th, 2019

See it if you like John Guare. Very funny engaging new play.

Don't see it if you.....

83
A Jewish Joke
Midtown W
Must see, Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Absorbing
March 25th, 2019

See it if you like a good story. good acting.

Don't see it if you don't want to hear about McCarthy.

83
Daddy
Midtown W
Riveting, Great staging, Absorbing
March 25th, 2019

See it if you like thought provoking engaging theater.

Don't see it if you can't sit through three hours of theater.

68
Superhero
Midtown W
Disappointing, Confusing, Ambitious
March 25th, 2019

See it if you like super heroes. Good acting. But falls short.

Don't see it if Don't know what to day.

87
God Shows Up
Midtown W
Must see, Intelligent, Funny, Clever
March 25th, 2019

See it if you want to spend an evening at the theater that will challenge you. Very nice production.

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

90
During previews
Smart Blonde
Midtown E
Funny, Great acting, Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting
March 25th, 2019

See it if you want to learn more about Judy Holliday. Andrea Burns is wonderful, as well as the cast. You will laugh. You will cry.

Don't see it if you don't like new plays.

89
During previews
Ain't No Mo'
East Village
Must see, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing
March 25th, 2019

See it if you like being challenged as a theater goer. This play offers so much to think about. The cast is excellent.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy challenging theater.

90
Still at Risk
East Village
Great writing, Thought-provoking, Must see, Great acting, Absorbing
March 25th, 2019

See it if you want to see a very funny engaging new play. Very well written, directed and acted. Wonderful seeing a group of ensemble actors at work

Don't see it if you don't like thought provoking theater.

75
The Hard Problem
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Slow
December 13th, 2018

See it if you love Tom Stoppard -- the master of the language. Very clever and thoughtful.

Don't see it if you don't like slow drama.

80
Funny, Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking
December 13th, 2018

See it if you want to laugh and cry. An enjoyable evening well directed and acted.

Don't see it if you don't like theater that is thought provoking and challenging. This revival is done quite well.

85
Absorbing, Great writing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Resonant
December 13th, 2018

See it if you love this incredible story. Aaron Sorkin has done a great job in adapting the novel for the stage.

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

80
For a previous production
Entertaining, Delightful, Enchanting
December 13th, 2018

See it if you want to share in a wonderful story for all ages. Enchanting. Fun. Thoughtful.

Don't see it if you don't like exploring stories for the kid in all of us.

85
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Clever, Delightful
October 27th, 2018

See it if you like a good mystery. Lots of fun. Good acting. Entertaining.

Don't see it if you can't understand British accents.

85
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny
October 27th, 2018

See it if you love Janet McTeer! Excellent.

Don't see it if you don't like period theater.

90
During previews
Inner Voices 2018
Midtown W
Great singing, Masterful, Must see, Riveting, Great writing
October 27th, 2018

See it if You love seeing new exciting, challenging, creative new works. These are 3 exquisite solo musicals to be seen. Not to be missed.

Don't see it if you don't like creative new works.

80
During previews
Apologia
Midtown W
Absorbing, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking
October 11th, 2018

See it if you want to see the great Stockard Channing on stage.

Don't see it if you don't like interesting story telling.

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Romantic, Thought-provoking
October 11th, 2018

See it if you like great singing, writing, music. This 90 minute show is so entertaining, romantic, engrossing. It's a must see!

Don't see it if you don't like romantic stories, good singing, good acting, good music, good entertainment.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Must see, Relevant, Riveting
August 2nd, 2018

See it if you love important theater. Themes in this play still ring true today. Thought provoking. See it before it ends.

Don't see it if you are offended by the subject matter and don't enjoy exciting theater.

90
My Life on a Diet
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Must see, Delightful
July 25th, 2018

See it if you want to non-stop laugh for 90 minutes. Very entertaining. Good story telling. Fun.

Don't see it if you don't want to laugh.

76
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Ambitious
July 25th, 2018

See it if you want to see something new and creative.

Don't see it if you don't like something new.

75
Mary Page Marlowe
Midtown W
Great acting, Ambitious, Dizzying
July 19th, 2018

See it if you like great acting. Tatiana Maslany is brilliant.

Don't see it if you don't like heavy drama.

85
Lonesome Blues
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great singing, Ambitious
June 21st, 2018

See it if you like Texas blues. Blind Lemon is the foundation of this genre. An incredible musician to learn about.

Don't see it if you don't like one-man shows. Exploring new themes.

89
Travesties
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny, Intelligent
June 13th, 2018

See it if you want to see thrilling theater that makes you think long after the curtain comes down

Don't see it if you don't like to think and be challenged.

94
Absorbing, Exquisite, Must see, Masterful
June 13th, 2018

See it if you want to witness an amazing production, great acting and experience a truly amazing evening of theater.

Don't see it if you don't want to experience theater at its best.

96
During previews
Little Rock
East Village
Absorbing, Resonant, Riveting, Profound, Must see
June 13th, 2018

See it if you want to witness history. It's been 60 years and nothing has changed. Rivieting. Historical. Emotional. Amazing.

Don't see it if you don't like witnessing an historical moment. Totally amazing.

85
Enchanting, Entertaining, Must see
April 29th, 2018

See it if you want to see an old classic reimagined. Beautiful to look at.

Don't see it if you are an old musical purist.

85
Daybreak
Midtown W
Absorbing, Must see, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking
April 29th, 2018

See it if you are interested in an absorbing relevant story of two friends who live through and survive a horrifying part of history.

Don't see it if your not open minded.

91
During previews
Unexpected Joy
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great singing, Romantic, Must see, Thought-provoking
April 29th, 2018

See it if you want an entertaining thought provoking 90 minutes of joy. The music is scrumptious. You will laugh. You will cry. You will cheer.

Don't see it if you don't want to be entertained by four wonderful actors sharing a story that should be shared and thought about.

85
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Relevant
March 29th, 2018

See it if you like interesting theater. The cast is great. Chris Evans makes a fine Broadway debut. Michael Cera is wonderful.

Don't see it if you don't like thought provoking theater.

65
The Amateurs
Gramercy
Banal, Disappointing, Excruciating
March 29th, 2018

See it if you want to see something new. The play started out nicely but.......got very lost along the way.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy theater.

91
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Must see, Great staging
March 29th, 2018

See it if If you like great acting, great direction, seeing good entertaining theater. This is a truly wonderful production of a timeless play.

Don't see it if you don't like listening to well written dialogue and witnessing good acting.

90
Admissions
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Must see, Intelligent
March 13th, 2018

See it if you want to see theater that is thought provoking and challenging. A wonderful cast.

Don't see it if you don't want something to think about.

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Masterful, Must see
March 13th, 2018

See it if you love Albee. Paul Sparks turns in a bravura performance. A must see!

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

95
Absorbing, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great acting, Great singing
March 13th, 2018

See it if you are interested in history. Great staging. Great acting. The countertenor is FANTASTIC.

Don't see it if you don't like good theater.

95
During previews
The Stone Witch
Midtown W
Absorbing, Must see, Enchanting, Delightful
March 13th, 2018

See it if you are intrigued by interesting characters, thought provoking stories. Good acting. Lots of food for thought. Moving.

Don't see it if you don't like that is thought provoking.

69
The Parisian Woman
Midtown W
Slow, Disappointing
January 17th, 2018

See it if you want to see a new play. Not very compelling but interesting.

Don't see it if you don't like Uma Thurman.

94
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Must see
January 17th, 2018

See it if want absorbing, exciting, entertaining, creative theater. The cast is wonderful. The direction brilliant.

Don't see it if you don't like absorbing theater.

92
During previews
Absorbing, Must see, Resonant, Riveting, Intense
January 17th, 2018

See it if you like a thriller. This play raises some very interesting thought to discuss and consider, especially in this age of "sexual abuse."

Don't see it if don't like a compelling story and food for thought.

85
The Last Match
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting
December 21st, 2017

See it if you love the world of competitive tennis. Great acting and staging.

Don't see it if don't like engaging theater.

85
Junk
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent
December 11th, 2017

See it if if you like thought provoking theater. Stephen Pasquale is excellent.

Don't see it if you hate Wall Street dramas.

90
Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Must see
December 11th, 2017

See it if you love Bette Midler. The sets and costumes are exquisite. Beautiful to look at. Lots of fun.

Don't see it if you hate classic musicals.