Howard 6211

New York City | 65+ | Male

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Reviews (63)
50
Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if you don't mind dialogue that sounds pulled off a page, characters whose actions are impossible to believe, acting as wooden as the writing.

Don't see it if any of those things would signal a waste of your time

89
During previews
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Cliched

See it if you enjoy comic first-person autobiographies with a strong Jewish flavor

Don't see it if you are tired of old-style Jewish self-stereotyping, even if the jokes really land

Also There were a lot of clichés, but all the seeds dropped in the first pa... Read more Read less

65
During previews
Disappointing, Quirky, Uneven

See it if you are curious to see one-person mini-musicals in varying styles

Don't see it if you are seeking big productions

Also While the writing of the first two pieces aimed high and the performan... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Touching, Funny, Absorbing

See it if you're a fan of The Moth!

Don't see it if true 1st-person stories charmingly told aren't enough to keep you entertained

85
Ambitious, Entertaining, Intelligent, Unusual, Clever

See it if you want to see a particular actor go out on an unpredictable limb

Don't see it if you are looking for big, flashy productions

90
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Imaginative, Great staging

See it if you appreciate a creative approach to a familiar story

Don't see it if you don't like Jane Austen.

90
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Quirky, Refreshing

See it if you are willing to concentrate as a viewer and put together the pieces from what you see.

Don't see it if you have vision problems. 90% of the show is silent.

79
Intense, Artificial, Preachy

See it if underdressed young men faking sex are enough to get you through a laundry list of reasons not to do recreationaldrugs and be promiscuous

Don't see it if those young men are not enough to get you through...

88
Ambitious, Absorbing, Entertaining, Informative, Clever

See it if you are interested in the history of the American musical. Here is a taste of the show that has been called the "first" American musical.

Don't see it if theatrical history is not your thing

Also A very creative melange of chunks of the original show and a dramatiza... Read more Read less

82
Absorbing, Intelligent, Well-structured, Unsettling

See it if you want to see the psychology of an unhappy person laid bare

Don't see it if you want to leave with all questions answered

Also Excellent performance in the leading role

75
During previews
Ambitious, Disappointing, Uninteresting

See it if you are curious about new ways to use technology in storytelling.

Don't see it if you re a primarily visual person as it is fundamentally radio drama.

92
Resonant, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Great singing

See it if you want a magnificent revival of a classic musical

Don't see it if you don't have a 3-hour attention span

92
Entertaining, Funny, Cliched, Delightful, Great dancing

See it if you like an old-fashioned showbiz history musical with excellent dancing

Don't see it if you are looking to be challenged