GRM4LOVE

New York City | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (81)
71
During previews
The White Chip
Midtown E
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Funny, Dizzying

See it if You can handle seeing a man's road to recovery from alcohol with humor. Face paced but slow at times, multiple characters played by 2 chara.

Don't see it if If you might be triggered by alcoholism

80
LOVER
Midtown W
Relevant, Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if you want to see a very well-acted funny & engaging, one-woman semi-autobiographical show about sexual development leading to her maturity.

Don't see it if If you prefer not to see one woman shows.

Also I was thoroughly engaged and enjoyed the whole play.

69
The Exes
Midtown W
Disappointing, Confusing, Entertaining

See it if Don't really know what to say here

Don't see it if if you prefer something that really holds your attention.

60
Last Gasp
Greenwich V
Disappointing

See it if Just didn't enjoy it.. difficult to hear the female when she spoke.. confusing.

Don't see it if If you don't want to see a hodge podge of a play.

80
During previews
Long Lost
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great staging, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Enjoyed it There was humor - it was timely and displayed lots of dysfunction with the revelation of the masks people hide behind.

Don't see it if If you want a stronger story

70
Sincerely, Oscar
Midtown W
Slow, Disappointing, Entertaining

See it if Some wonderful songs from the past. but the singing wasn't consistent. Clever set and holograms.

Don't see it if You are expecting a top notch musical

95
Gloria: A Life
Gramercy
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Great singing, Absorbing & masterful

See it if Remarkable staging & acting depicting the story behind the woman's movement & Gloria Steinem. Lahti is excellent.

Don't see it if If you are not a supporter of the women's movement.

Also The oval seating venue gives excellent views for all... the talk and s... Read more Read less

68
Indians
East Village
Ambitious, Disappointing, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to learn more about the culture and also the hate that still exists in America.

Don't see it if if you want a flowing story

82
Funny, Great acting, Relevant

See it if you are a Kurt Vonnegut fan. Funny, absurd and entertaining.

Don't see it if If you don't like Kurt Vonnegut and absurdity.. if you are looking for a traditional play

69
Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if you like period piece &McGovern. Good acting.

Don't see it if Very long & slow moving. Disappointing.

80
Entertaining, Funny

See it if if you want an entertaining evening with a story teller trained in the Japanese tradition told with mastery and skill

Don't see it if you aren't interested in Japanese culture, solar actor

80
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see Zenobia Shroff as she goes through the challenges of being an Indian actor in NY and in film. A moving story.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy solo performances, discriminatory challenges,

80
Funny, Indulgent, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you liked Michael Moore, his movies, despise Trump and you want to laugh, but also receive food for thought.

Don't see it if You love Trump and dislike Moore

80
Charolais
Midtown E
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like a unique one woman show written and performed brilliantly by Nony Stapleton. It was totally unexpected but she held our attention.

Don't see it if you don't care for minimal set, small intimate theater or one actor show.

82
For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Relevant

See it if you need some laughter - political satire on Trump, his family, etc. Great singing.. clever costume changes.

Don't see it if You are a trump supporter.

Also Be aware, general admission.. we had to stand on the stairs.. 2 flight... Read more Read less

92
Spoon River
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great singing, stagin,, Creative

See it if you want to see a soulful, energetic musical with spirits coming back to life to share their anecdotal stories ,

Don't see it if you don't believe in the afterlife

Also The whole audience, including myself were magnetized into this show an... Read more Read less

72
Fluffy, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if you like campy.. funny at times, good singing, you are an Elvis fan - silly

Don't see it if You want a show that really flows and you aren't an Elvis fan.

Also Everyone was freezing in the theater. It was entertaining but really o... Read more Read less

88
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if you're interested in a behind the doors experience of this true historical story behind the peace talks regarding the middle east.

Don't see it if Lots of details and it is long 3 hours

75
Intelligent, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Confusing, Great acting

See it if you would enjoy a one woman show in crisis. Confusing at times but it explores her experiences real vs desired and her self image as a woman

Don't see it if you don't like one woman shows

Also I thought it was well acted.. brought up a variety of emotions as a wo... Read more Read less

79
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if if you are familiar with the playwright. Very good acting. Austin Reed Alleman is an up and coming actor to watch.

Don't see it if It gets a bit heavy and at times confusing. Don't see it if you want something that is lighter.

Also If you can't navigate 4 flights of steep stairs, when you buzz to ente... Read more Read less

79
During previews
Building the Wall
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if want to glimpse into the political state of current affairs and what immigration could become under Trumps' administration,

Don't see it if If you don't want to hear about the atrocities of being imprisoned. Dale was excellent. Tunie had to ask for her lines a few times.

85
¡Figaro! (90210)
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Great singing, Clever

See it if you like a contemporary twist to the classic opera. Great singing, very funny & entertaining, evolving around issues with immigration etc.

Don't see it if you don't like opera. Titles were difficult to read at times.

Also It was long but it passed the time passed very quickly.

50
Performeteria
Gramercy
Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if I really didn't like it at all

Don't see it if It was hot, crowded, we were shuffled from area to area.. no real seating except in one or two areas.

78
In Transit
Midtown W
Entertaining, Disappointing, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you like musicals, especially a capella with great singing, intertwined with several stories in between

Don't see it if if you are looking for a musical with dance etc.

Also I have to say I was disappointed, The singing and sounds were great ho... Read more Read less

80
Made in China
Midtown E
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if like thoroughly entertaining, some raunchiness, clever, wonderful staging & use of puppeteers all in black.

Don't see it if you don't like puppetry, some politics, and some profanity.

85
During previews
Bella Bella
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if Like Harvey Fierstein and are interested in the politics of this time period, erring towards women's empowerment.

Don't see it if You don't like Fierstein, one person show

76
Talent is Sexy
Midtown W
Funny, Confusing

See it if Quirky, entertaining

Don't see it if You want a really solid musical play

95
Hannah Senesh
Financial
Masterful, Great staging, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if It touched my heart & soul. Lexi Rabadi was not only a gifted actress but I felt that she was channeling & that Hannah's soul was present

Don't see it if You are not interested in the holocaust

Also Hannah's soul was present throughout the performance. When I shared th... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Wonderful acting, interesting set and very relative concerning the time the play takes place.

Don't see it if You have difficulty with Irish accents.

83
Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting, Funny, Absorbing

See it if I work with paranormal experiences so I found it extremely interesting and the acting was very good.

Don't see it if If you don't believe in the paranormal and if you aren't interested in learning more about it

85
Noura
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Intelligent, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in the psychological impact immigrants have in adjusting to life in a new country and the dynamics of the adjustment.

Don't see it if You don't want to see a play about immigrants.

Also I enjoyed two of the actors, one who was the playwright. Also, I thoug... Read more Read less

78
Entertaining, Masterful

See it if you want to see something for all children from 4 - 100. The magic was good. Shin Lin is just incredible.

Don't see it if If if you don't like magic.. some of the large illusions were disappointing but I have been involved in magic so I look at it differently

Also Ii was disturbed because people were being seated up to 40 minutes aft... Read more Read less

86
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Clever

See it if great acting, entertaining and a great twist in the end

Don't see it if if you don't care for British accents and farces

75
Entertaining, Disappointing, Dizzying, Overrated, Raunchy

See it if You want to see an over the top one man show about a gay man dealing with past & present relationships. A few laughs but it also drags

Don't see it if you hate one-person shows or are uncomfortable with gay themes/characters

65
Absorbing, Disappointing, Great acting, Intense, Slow

See it if you want to see 2 plays with 4 good actors

Don't see it if too long, confusing.. couldn't wait for them to end.. sorry

75
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if Listening to pop songs from the 50s and 60s.. entertaining and nostalgic.

Don't see it if If you want to see a real musical.

80
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you want to laugh & be entertained by 4 fabulous drags with their views on HIV and Trump as the focus. A cappella singing is great.

Don't see it if If you like Trump, don't like drag or a cappella.

76
Absorbing, Great acting, Disappointing

See it if you like Isak Dinesen's work. Complex study of her as a mentor to a younger writer.

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of Blixen and historical drama

48
Dear Jane
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating, Indulgent

See it if If you know the author and if you want to be bored and confused.

Don't see it if you don't know anyone involved in the play and you want a story that is consistant

Also This is probably one of the lowest scores I have ever given to a play.

72
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Disappointing, Great acting, Slow, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you're interested in a play about caregiving an elderly parent , troubled son and you are a fan of these actresses.

Don't see it if if you can't handle themes around death and dying without much resolution

Also It was disappointing to me. I preferred the movie much more.

85
During previews
Kim's Convenience
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great writing, Resonant

See it if interested in a wonderful story about Korean-Canadian immigrant family adjusting to demographic changes & gentrification around their shop

Don't see it if not interested in an unmarried daughter & estranged son - Asian background.

Also Really delightful and the playwright acted in the role of the son. Thi... Read more Read less

79
Cost of Living
Midtown W
Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if you are caring for someone who is disabled..a look at the disabled and their caregivers and the challenges they all face. Good acting.

Don't see it if You want to see something that is lighter

85
Indecent
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Great writing

See it if you want to be transported to another time in a play challenging political repression and alternative lifestyles & taking a moral standing.

Don't see it if you don't like Yiddish theater, censorship and lesbian love

79
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Slow, Great singing

See it if if you haven't seen the original play. Close is incredible and Michael Xavier is very good..

Don't see it if if you saw it the first time around... it was slow in some parts and while the acting was great.. the original was far better

70
Absorbing, Disappointing, Spiritual

See it if Interesting concept with characters engaged in anachronistic timing. Thought provoking.

Don't see it if acting was fair. Loved the narrator but just didn't quite get that he was coming totally from his heart. It was too long & drawn out

77
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting

See it if you understand Stein's writing - her circle of writers and artist in 1920's Paris. Good acting with each actor playing different roles.

Don't see it if if you are looking for a traditional play, you know nothing about G, Stein or you don't like her.

Also It was entertaining, raw and fun. The first act went fast but the seco... Read more Read less

85
Present Laughter
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Funny

See it if you want an evening of fun & entertainment.. great cast & acting. I didn't want it to end.

Don't see it if you don't like farsical comedy or Noel Coward.

82
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intense, Relevant

See it if Well acted, leaves you thoughtful of racism and privilege from both perspectives of white vs black. Will leave you thinking abou

Don't see it if you want to be entertained. Racism and privilege are strongly addressed and will challenge you to look within yourself.

Also Will leave you thinking about issues today and how you can shift your ... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Refreshing, Unique

See it if you are interested in the Olivier and Tony awards the exhibit features plays & musicals that have won. Costumes, masks, scripts, programs

Don't see it if you prefer theater live vs an exhibit

Also and set models are featured. The event was hosted by Score.. with inte... Read more Read less

78
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Sexy, mean spirited

See it if you enjoyed reading/seeing as a movie. McTeer is wonderful & Powerful. You like sex & subtle comedy. Entertaining The cast was very good.

Don't see it if If you don't like these period plays, It was long but passed quickly. However, it slowed in a few places.

Also McTeer was terrific. Unfortunately I expected Liev to be far better. P... Read more Read less