Heather 6083

New York City
About:  Born and raised NYer. I love seeing shows both on and off Broadway.
Reviews (85)
85
Playing Hot
Midtown W
Different, Entertaining, Great music, Great staging

See it if you like a show that uses every part of the room, makes you feel like you are part of the show, enjoy jazz and are interested in its history

Don't see it if you don't like jazz, can't stand thru the show (there are limited seats).

100
Funny, Great singing, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if you like musicals, and can handle relevant social issues

Don't see it if you prefer plays, don't want to hear about LGBTQ issues.

95
Operating Systems
Lower E Side
Intelligent, Profound, Great writing, Relevant

See it if you want to see a very well done play about race, LGBTQ issues, the me too movement, all within the corporate world.

Don't see it if you don't want to deal with relevant social issues.

49
During previews
Disappointing, Excruciating, Overrated, Painful

See it if the only reason to see this if you like Ruben and Clay and don't care if the show is any good.

Don't see it if you don't want to waste two hours of your life.

Also The show was disjointed and seemed very unrehearsed. There were a lot ... Read more Read less

85
Entertaining

See it if you like trivia, enjoy drinking

Don't see it if you don't like various types of liquor, aren't into small theater shows that aren't performed on a traditional stage

75
Disappointing, Slow

See it if you don't mind a show about the LGBT community, don't mind a one man show

Don't see it if you prefer larger productions, want something more entertaining

90
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Engaging, Dark

See it if you are a fan of Sondheim, don't mind a dark story, don't mind small theaters where the cast interacts with the audience.

Don't see it if you want something light hearted

70
During previews
Slow, Boring

See it if you want to pay to feel like you are sitting in a bar talking to people you would never otherwise talk to or forced to people watch.

Don't see it if you don't like audience participation

Also The show depends on the audience. I found it a bit boring and slow. I ... Read more Read less

95
Koalas are Dicks
East Village
Funny, Raunchy, Entertaining

See it if enjoy satires

Don't see it if you want a serious show

95
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you enjoy musicals

Don't see it if you don't like musicals, aren't interested in Frankie Valli

95
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Informative

See it if you want to know what goes into the making of a Broadway show, you really like Wicked.

Don't see it if you have no interest in what goes into creating a Broadway production, you aren't interested in Wicked.

85
Spamilton
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Clever

See it if enjoy musicals, like spoofs of other shows

Don't see it if you are looking for something serious.

Also I haven't seen Hamilton. I probably would have understood more of the ... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Hot Mess
Midtown W
Entertaining, Clever

See it if You don't mind a show that discusses sexuality, and you don't mind a very short show as it was just about an hour.

Don't see it if you want a big production.

69
During previews
Slow, Relevant

See it if you don't mind a 2 person cast, plays with no music

Don't see it if you don't want to see a show about the Aids crisis, prefer musicals

Also While I had read the description of the show, it took me a while to ma... Read more Read less

92
Fierce & Deadly 1988
Lower E Side
Clever, Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Interactive

See it if you like interactive shows, have no issue with drag queens. This show is based on a true story

Don't see it if you don't want to be part of the show, don't like drag queens, and don't like working as part of a team.

40
Disappointing, Excruciating

See it if you don't mind a play with no spoken words, has no intermission, and don't mind that every song is about whiskey

Don't see it if you want a play with dialogue, don't like wasting your time.

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Riveting, Relevant

See it if you enjoy musicals, don't have a problem with the discussion of gender & identity.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals or shows that discuss gender

85
During previews
Curvy Widow
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if something lighthearted about a widow discovering online dating and sex.

Don't see it if you want something serious, are going to look for this to be more than it is.

85
Entertaining, Great singing, Fun

See it if you want a world of pure imagination

Don't see it if you are looking for something complex

100
During previews
Rotterdam
Midtown E
Relevant, Must see, Intense, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if you are open to dialogue about gender and identity

Don't see it if you are not open minded, uncomfortable with LGBT issues (primarily lesbian and transgender)

85
Marry Harry
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if you want a light hearted romantic show

Don't see it if you want to see something more substantial or serious

65
Angry Young Man
Chelsea
Confusing, Ambitious, Quirky

See it if you don't need to see a clear, linear show

Don't see it if you don't like that the four actors switch in and out of each character

50
During previews
Latter Days
Midtown W
Confusing, Slow

See it if You want to be confused

Don't see it if You want something light hearted, fun and entertaining

90
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you are ok with gay issues and politics,

Don't see it if you are anti gay

90
Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you like Johnathan Larson, enjoyed Rent and are interested in a somewhat autobiographical story.

Don't see it if you aren't interested in small productions, or are looking for a typical Broadway show

45
Disappointing

See it if you don't mind spending money and wasting time.

Don't see it if you really want to see a good show about Star Wars

Also I got the tickets because my husband is a fan of Star Wars. While ther... Read more Read less

93
Distorted Diznee
Midtown W
Raunchy, Entertaining, Clever, Funny

See it if you don't mind having your beloved Disney characters tainted.

Don't see it if you don't like drag, can't handle vulgar language or anyone poking fun at Disney.

75
Disappointing

See it if you like the idea of the show

Don't see it if you saw the original Broadway production, you will be disappointed

Also We had seats on the stage which made it hard to see what was going on.... Read more Read less

95
Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Funny

See it if you like small theater, enjoy barbershop quarters

Don't see it if you are looking for a huge production, don't like minimal sets, or you don't like actors who play multiple characters.

100
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Must see

See it if you want to know more about Carole King's life, you like her music.

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

90
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Clever

See it if you don't mind that the main themes revolve around Judaism and the LGBT community.

Don't see it if you disapprove of the LGBT lifestyle

85
During previews
Unexpected Joy
Midtown E
Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy musicals, an all female cast,

Don't see it if you want a major production, don't like the idea of same sex marriage,

90
During previews
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Different

See it if you enjoy all types of music. This is purely a concert.

Don't see it if you are looking for a play, want a story

90
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you want to enjoy a great cast, great music, and a great story.

Don't see it if You like shows more like a standard Broadway show

85
Entertaining, Funny

See it if enjoy shows about the mob

Don't see it if you don't like shows that involve loyalty, race, love, the mob,

65
Intense, Great acting

See it if you don't mind intense shows, are okay with a show that is mainly a one person play.

Don't see it if want something light hearted and fun.

Also This show was more intense that I expected and while I enjoyed it, I p... Read more Read less

95
Who's Holiday!
Midtown W
Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Raunchy

See it if you want something fun, interesting twist on a childhood classic all grown up,

Don't see it if aren't familiar with the Grinch That Stole Christmas, won't like that the whole show rhymes, or you get offended easily, you're under 17

90
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Relevant, Fun

See it if You are interested in a show about strong women and their journey thru the years.

Don't see it if aren't into feminism, musicals, or all women casts

89
Charm
West Village
Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see a story of a transgender woman and trans youth

Don't see it if you are not interested in transgender issues

65
Breeders
Soho/Tribeca
Quirky, Entertaining

See it if you are up for a show that compares how humans and hamsters prepare for the addition of children.

Don't see it if have an issue with gay couples, or can't walk up four long flights of stairs, looking for a fancy production.

85
Let There Be Stuff
East Village
Raunchy, Twisted, Funny

See it if you don't mind profanity or making fun of religion

Don't see it if you have a problem with making fun of religion, profanity, are too uptight

80
Trinkets
East Village
Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you are interested in the prostitute scene of the 80s/90s, primarily dealing with trans people

Don't see it if you aren't interested in a show that deals with transgender people, don't want to sit in a hot theater.

90
Intense, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if you like Allison Janney, want a play that makes you think

Don't see it if you want something lighthearted or a musical

90
War Paint
Midtown W
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Fantastic cast

See it if you like Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole, are interested in the story of Elizabeth Arden & Helena Rubenstein, enjoy musicals

Don't see it if you don't like strong women characters, don't like musicals.

75
Great acting, Intense

See it if you are familiar with the previous script

Don't see it if you can't handle a 4th floor walk up, want something light hearted, don't like small theater

95
For a previous production
Funny, Entertaining, Great acting, Hilarious

See it if you want a fun show

Don't see it if you want something serious, you don't like slapstick humor

70
During previews
Confusing, Quirky

See it if you don't mind simple staging, like an all female cast

Don't see it if you expect the show to make sense

Also The whole beaver thing confused me. I enjoyed the show up until then.

70
Confusing, Intense, Slow

See it if you don't mind a confusing story line

Don't see it if you want a clear story line

95
In Transit
Midtown W
Great singing, Original, Creative, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy A Capella, understand the NYC Subway system, looking for something fun.

Don't see it if don't understand the MTA (the show won't make any sense to you)

94
Drunkle Vanya
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Raunchy

See it if you don't mind profanity, like interactive shows, liked Drunk Shakespeare

Don't see it if you get offended easily, don't like or understand Cards Against Humanity