HilaryB

New York City | 35-49 | Female

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Reviews (16)
83
Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Great singing, Long

See it if You love Into the Woods, you care about singing, you have three hours to spend, you don’t care a lot about scenery

Don't see it if You want a big lavish production, you have a short attention span, you are not a fan of this musical

Also The theater was aggressively warm

60
Cliched, Disappointing, Raunchy, Unpolished, Funny

See it if You know someone in the show or you’re obsessed with jokes about startups.

Don't see it if You want to see a quality production or weird sex references make you uncomfortable.

79
Great staging, Romantic, Playful, Great singing, Cliched

See it if You like intimate productions, you would enjoy a blend of ballet and musical theater, you don’t need anything particularly thought provoking

Don't see it if You are afraid of ghosts, you are a purist, you want an intermission, you want something current/topical

92
Hilarious, Intelligent, Must see, Raunchy, Clever

See it if You appreciate irreverence, you like edgy comedy and you don’t take take yourself too seriously.

Don't see it if You don’t have a sense of humor, you don’t like to be entertained or you liked Cats!

86
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if Plots with a twist, being surprised, happy musicals

Don't see it if You are stuffy or conservative

100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Riveting

See it if You like history, you want to be enthralled, you like more serious musicals

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and breezy

90
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Great singing

See it if You want to be transported and entertained!

Don't see it if You don’t like fantasy or witches

75
For a previous production
Cliched, Entertaining, Slow

See it if You want to be entertained and you don’t want to work that hard.

Don't see it if You don’t like slapstick or physical comedy

91
Rap Guide to Evolution
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Entertaining, Edgy, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if You are a bio nerd, you appreciate intelligence, you like being challenged, you are a rap fan or you’re a wannabe rap god!

Don't see it if You are dim witted, you have a hard time listening to rap, even mild audience participation makes you uncomfortable.

79
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Enjoyable

See it if You love Disney, you care a lot about beautiful sets and engaging costumes, you don’t want to work too hard.

Don't see it if You like sophisticated or nuanced shows, magic carpet rides are not your thing, you don’t like Disney.

Also I thought the singing was terrific except for Alladin. He really misse... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing, Quirky

See it if You love Cher (obviously), you like spectacular costumes and deep voices, you want to take a decades long journey through someone’s life.

Don't see it if You wouldn't like to see a person talking to their younger or older self throughout the evening, you don’t like Cher (obviously).

80
Great acting, Intense, Slow

See it if You like personal intense dramas. You mostly care about the quality of the acting, You want to really get to know well developed cast.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light. If you like scene changes or if you want something big and fun.

86
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Quirky

See it if You like theater in the round, you want to see a goat wearing a diaper, you like romantic musicals

Don't see it if You like serious musicals or you don’t like the beach

91
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Romantic

See it if You love musicals, pie, characters that entertain

Don't see it if You want something serious or boring

81
Delightful, Great singing, Cliched

See it if You love broadway and you want a fun, charming musical. Or if you are a teenage girl...

Don't see it if You find hoards of teenage girls, or adolescence in general not that compelling

75
Absorbing, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if you love opera

Don't see it if don’t love opera