Irene 6083

Manhattan | 65+ | Female
About:  I work as an usher for Nederlander and have always loved going to the theatre. I do not have much of a social media presence. I use twitter to enter Broadway lotteries.
Reviews (174)
25
Trip of Love
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Great staging, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if You like 60's music. There was a lot of dancing (a lot).

Don't see it if There was no real show. Just music (and not even the best of the 60's) and dancing, dancing.

40
The Humans
Midtown W
Banal, Disappointing, Great staging, Indulgent, Intense

See it if Intense family drama. About family issues and exclusion.

Don't see it if It got great reviews. I was bored.

60
The Fantasticks
Midtown W
Cliched, Dated, Disappointing, Overrated, Insipid

See it if You like a dated romantic show. I found it highly overrated. Some very good songs.

Don't see it if Highly highly overrated.

100
Hilarious, Must see, Original, Quirky, Romantic

See it if You like something different. The jokes come at you fast and furious. If you miss one there will be another in 10 seconds. Hysterical.

Don't see it if No one should not like this show. It has music, dancing and Broadway insider jokes. Christian Borle as Shakespeare is A+.

90
Absorbing, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging, Romantic

See it if You like Gloria Estefan music, a latin beat and dancing. A romantic story. Gets you moving.

Don't see it if This is not you kind of music.

100
Matilda
Midtown W
Edgy, Quirky, Original, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You like an original show where good triumps evil. Great staging.

Don't see it if You don't like a cartoonish set. I don't know who would not like it.

100
For a previous production
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Masterful, Must see, Epic

See it if You are a Boomer, love 60's music.The first time I saw it I cried and the hair on my arms stood up.It took me back to when I was in high sch

Don't see it if If you consider 60's music lame or you think it is your grandparent's music.

60
Ambitious, Confusing, Epic, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if You have not exhausted all versions of this story. The acting, singing, dancing are great.

Don't see it if You have seen it all before.

80
Blue Man Group
East Village
Clever, Entertaining, Original, Delightful, Great staging

See it if You like mime and Mummenschanz. They make you laugh without uttering a word. Great show for foreign tourists.

Don't see it if You are looking for a story and drama.

60
Ambitious, Great staging, Romantic, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You like dancing - ballet.

Don't see it if You prefer more singing and less dancing.

50
Confusing, Dated, Overrated, Ambitious, Slow

See it if You know the story and can use your imagination to fill in the blanks.

Don't see it if You are looking for an enjoyable night at the theater.

100
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if I love this show. I have waited 40 years to see it again. This is one of my two all time favorite show. If you like something different,

Don't see it if You don't like blue grass and twangy music.

100
Delightful, Enchanting, Great staging, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You like Rogers and Hammerstein and traditional Bway musicals. Let it carry you away. It had an overture, which is missing in newer shows.

Don't see it if You like edgy modern shows.

60
Clever, Enchanting, Dizzying, Intelligent, Original

See it if Kids all loved it, especially those under 6. Good family show.

Don't see it if As an adult I was bored after 15 minutes. All the kids seemed to love it.

40
Stomp
East Village
Disappointing, Dizzying, Excruciating, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if You like noise. For 80-90 minutes.

Don't see it if See above about noise. I left with a headache. I had heard some much about this show.

95
Shear Madness
Midtown W
Delightful, Hilarious, Raunchy, Entertaining, Funny

See it if This is a hysterical and fast paced comedy. Just keeps coming at you.

Don't see it if You like drama. Sometimes it can be cornpone.

80
Old Hats
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Intelligent, Delightful

See it if you like old vaudeville or corny jokes, but very fully funny.

Don't see it if You don't like clown shows.

85
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great acting, Raunchy, Original

See it if Like stories of winning through adversity. Even the misfits are winners.

Don't see it if You are not open minded.

25
Hughie
Midtown W
Banal, Excruciating, Indulgent, Overrated, Slow

See it if This is the only ticket you can get for a Broadway show.

Don't see it if You are a huge O'Neill fan. I personalluy found it boring. I could not even fall asleep. It seemed to go on forever.

90
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Edgy, Riveting, Intelligent

See it if You like big splashy musicals the Bob Fosse staging.

Don't see it if There isn't anyone who would not like this show.

100
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Edgy, Original

See it if You want to laugh and cry and the same time. If you find it easier to relate to the message through puppets. A feel-good show.

Don't see it if You have a stick up your butt.

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Epic, Resonant, Masterful

See it if You are a Boomer, love 60's-70's music and want to know the story behind the woman.

Don't see it if You don't like this kind of music.

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Great staging, Must see

See it if You are prepared to be dazzled. It is true, there is nothing like it.

Don't see it if I don't know anyone who would not like it.

90
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Raunchy, Hilarious

See it if You like to see a twist on what you have heard about Mormons. The whole show was great.

Don't see it if You can't take the irreverent poke at the Mormons and religion in general.