Grab Your Group and Go

New York City | 50-64 | Female
About:  I am a theater geek from Ohio living and raising a family in NYC. Almost four years ago I started a theater group called: Grab your Group and Go where some of my 300 members gather monthly to experience a show together. We average about 60 people show. If I like/love the show I will write ... Read more Read less
Reviews (9)
93
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Must see, Riveting, Delightful

See it if You have tweens, teens and want a guaranteed fun experience on Broadway. Captivating story. Amazing chill inducing singing.

Don't see it if You prefer plays. Are not a fan of the Wizard of Oz.

100
Delightful, Intelligent, Refreshing, Resonant, Must see

See it if You want a heartwarming afternoon/evening on Broadway. You will probably want to hug the person next to you - even if you don't know them.

Don't see it if Happy stories about humans being there best selves don't appeal to you.

Also This might be one of my most favorite shows on Broadway ever. Certainl... Read more Read less

89
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You love Bette Midler! You love fun, big, engaging musicals.

Don't see it if You prefer plays.

Also 30+ of us were lucky to be in the audience on Tuesday smiling away as ... Read more Read less

92
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Profound, Resonant

See it if You like quiet musicals with powerful messages that unwind before your eyes...and live instrumental music.

Don't see it if You prefer wiz bang shows with big to do song and dance #'s. Though even then, see it anyway!

Also When I think of what a night on Broadway includes, I think of colorful... Read more Read less

88
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Relevant, Great singing

See it if You are a fan of the movie Mean Girls and/or Tina Fey and/or have teenagers.

Don't see it if If you hated the movie Mean Girls or prefer more traditional, clean cut type musicals.

Also 100+ of us gathered on Sunday to see the 3pm matinee of Mean Girls. In... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Relevant, Delightful

See it if If you have even a glimmer of affection for the band: The Go-Go's then go, go see this show. It is fun and funny but with a purpose.

Don't see it if You hate The Go-Go's and that genre of music. Are uncomfortable with same sex romance and gender identity issues.

Also A musical featuring music from an all girl 80’s rock band, set in 16th... Read more Read less

85
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if you like optimistic musicals with creative stage sets and talented performers. Bring the kids!!! lots of kids! and the kid in you.

Don't see it if You like plays or more dark, macabre style of theater.

Also The show reminded me of my favorite indoor roller coaster ride at Hers... Read more Read less

97
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Great singing, Profound

See it if You want to experience a new and more modern genre in musical theater. You have teenagers at home. You want a good cry.

Don't see it if Social media is something you detest. Flowery more optimistic shows are more your thing.

Also Dear Evan Hansen,... Read more Read less

85
Ambitious, Dated, Enchanting, Great staging, #remarkablechoreography

See it if You like classic, old fashioned big Broadway productions. Go for the singing, stay for the dancing! And the lighting is notable as well

Don't see it if Old school Broadway productions are not your thing. The story is dated and not too relevant for our time.

Also Carousel landed firmly on my radar when I learned that Jessie Mueller ... Read more Read less