Izagma

New York City | 50-64 | Female
About:  I am a NYC high school teacher who loves the theater. My holidays are usually spent in Puerto Rico visiting my family and the rest of the time I am in NYC finding deals to see Broadway shows. ... Read more Read less
Reviews (374)
65
Energetic, Banal, Silly, Funny

See it if If you are into emojis, if you like energetic shows with no significant plot.

Don't see it if If you do not know most emojis past a smiley face, if extreme energy bothers you or if you prefer a strong plot.

65
One in Two
Midtown W
Relevant, Funny, Dizzying, Confusing

See it if If you like original & different theater, if you do not mind non-sequential story telling. If you are interested in racial issues of gay men

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to HIV issues and the relationship to race or if you prefer traditional & sequential plots.

80
During previews
Grand Horizons
Midtown W
Banal, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if If you enjoy light comedies, if you are interested in family dramas, if you enjoy ridiculous family dynamics.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to divorce, infidelity or machismo, and you prefer more realistic comedic situations & relationships.

80
Seared
Midtown W
Ambitious, Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You enjoy unusual characters, if you lije looking at the different sides of a business and the different personalities which may be involved

Don't see it if If you are not interested in restaurant business issues; if you prefer regular characters and easy going personalities.

86
Clever, Original, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like improvisation and audience participation, you enjoy rap music and freestyling.

Don't see it if You do not like rap music, do not care for improvisation and do not enjoy audience participation.

75
During previews
MsTRIAL
Midtown W
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if If you are interested in the “me too” movement and the complications and consequences of sex & rape. If Like strong female characters.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to rape and/or a woman being blamed for her abuse. If tou are no interested in the “me too” Movement or related stories

85
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if If you would enjoy a story told only through song. No words are spoken. Great singers, pop music and relevan songs.

Don't see it if If innovative theater is not for you. If you do not lije pop music.

84
During previews
Entertaining, Great music., Great singing

See it if If you are a fan of Alanis Morissette and her music. If you enjoy stories told through music.

Don't see it if If you do not like pop music, specifically Ms Morissette’s music. If you do not enjoy stories centered around a family.

85
Great singing, Energetic, Funny, Delightful

See it if You are a Tina Turner fan. You like music, musicals and stories about musical giants. If you are interested in stories about abuse.

Don't see it if If you do not like Tina Turner’s music or are not interested in her life story. If you are sensitive about stories of abuse & mistreatment.

59
Only Human
Midtown W
Ambitious, Funny, Disappointing

See it if You are a fan of Gary Bussy. If you like alternative representations of heaven and campy comedy.

Don't see it if If you are offended bu alternative representations of God, Jesus snd heaven. If you prefer traditional funny comedies.

85
Clever, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if You enjoy everyday stories with unusual characters and surprising interactions. If you like dark characters and unique relationships.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to may-december relationships, suicide ideation or terminal disease. If you prefer traditional stories.

78
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Funny, Relevant, Enchanting

See it if You like stories about romantic relationships. If you like stories about destiny and unique relationships.

Don't see it if If you sensitive about cheating or relationships which do not work. If you are in general not interested in stories snout relationships.

89
Clever, Surprising, Entertaining

See it if You like medium like performances and incredible magical feasts. If you like participatory one man shows. If you enjoy being amazed.

Don't see it if If you are not into magic or surprising magical acts. If you prefer traditional shows.

79
Make Believe
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in the dynamics if dysfunctional families or if you would like a show relating childhood experiences to adult behaviors.

Don't see it if You ate offended by abandoned children, and the traumas which can cone from abandonment.

75
Ambitious, Fun, Entertaining

See it if You like rock music and enjoy unusual story lines based on family values.

Don't see it if You are not into tock and roll or prefer traditional storylines.

83
Relevant, Interesting, Absorbing

See it if you are interested in racial issues, the justice system and its inequalities and in white privilege.

Don't see it if if you do not like one-man shows, are offended by explicitly violent or sexual stories or are not interested in these topics.

90
During previews
Rinse, Repeat
Midtown W
Relevant, Absorbing, Intense, Raw

See it if you are interested in dysfunctional family relationships and female issues. If you like an intense play without detailed explanations.

Don't see it if you are sensitive to eating disorders, if nudity offends you or if you prefer happy stories or plots with clear paths and solutions.

70
Amateurish, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You like psychics, you are interested in biographical stories or you like funny little dongs about life experiences.

Don't see it if You dislike new age themes, you are sensitive to child abuse stories, or you prefer larger productions.

75
Public Servant
Midtown W
Quirky, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy plays contrasting the reality of life and politics with family relationships; if public service in general is a topic of interest.

Don't see it if You do not like confronting the realities and conflicts of public service. You do not like plots about complicated family relationships.

79
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Different, Great acting, Funny

See it if You enjoy unusual comedies and like the original. If you enjoy plots about somewhat extreme romantic relationships.

Don't see it if You prefer traditional plots about relationships with traditional family units. If breaking the fourth wall bothers you.

45
Funny, Disappointing, Confusing, Banal

See it if You are a fan of Nathan Lane, if you laugh at anything or if you like slapstick humor.

Don't see it if You want a really funny comedy with a well developed plot and significant comedic content.

80
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You liked the movie (the plot is pretty faithful to the movie) or if you enjoy light comedies with interesting characters.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy comedies or do not particularly like musicals or did not like the movie. If making light of cross-dressing will offend you.

80
Funny, Clever, Entertaining

See it if you like other worldly themes and spiritual pursuits (or mental health), if you enjoy plots about family dynamics and immigrant experiences.

Don't see it if you scare easily, you do not enjoy paranormal story lines, are sensitive to family deaths, or do not like surprise twists.

90
The Day I Became Black
Soho/Tribeca
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if You are interested in racial and/or identity issues. If you enjoy plays which make you think and face difficult racial issues.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to racial or identity issues. If you are bothered by non-pc narratives. If you prefer happy easy plots.

75
Confusing, Different, Surprising, Absorbing

See it if you are interested in plots about dysfunctional romantic relationships, if you like unusual characters and plot twists.

Don't see it if if you prefer very realistic characters and easy to believe or understand plots or if you are sensitive to infidelity.

75
During previews
Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if If you are a fan of Laura Linney, if you are interested in childhood experiences and their effect in adult life.

Don't see it if if you are sensitive to child abuse, if you do not like one-women shows, or you rather see action than hear story-telling in a play.

81
During previews
Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if If you are interested in racial relations and want to learn more about how race affected enlisted men and officers during WW2.

Don't see it if If you prefer happy or light shows, this is intense and serious. If you are uninterested in racial issues or do not like military settings.

80
During previews
West Side Story
Midtown W
Romantic, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if If you have never seen it live, if you like multimedia; it added detail & at times allowed you to see “behind walls”.

Don't see it if If you don’t like multimedia; it was distracting, at times it competed with the live action. If you love “I Feel Pretty”, it was cut.

85
Slava's Snowshow
Midtown W
Clever, Refreshing, Delightful, Fun

See it if If you like unusually choreographed shows, if you enjoy childishly engaging shows, if you like surprisingly beautiful visual scenes.

Don't see it if If you do not like clowns, if you prefer traditional staging and storylines, if you do not like shows which appeal to younger crowds.

74
Confusing, Ambitious, Great acting

See it if You enjoy original presentations of identity. If you like characters composed by many actors of varied age, gender and appearance.

Don't see it if You prefer linear traditional plays, you would be confused by different actors being Chris.

73
During previews
Slow, Funny, Interesting

See it if If you are a fan of the actors. If you like stories about father-son relationships. If aging & its consequences interest you.

Don't see it if If aging parents is a sensitive subject for you. If you are not interested in adult familial relationships.

75
Informative, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if If you are interested in politics, are a fan of President Carter or a fan of the politicians and the politics of his time.

Don't see it if If you are not a president Carter’s fan or do not enjoy behind the scene views of politics and politicians.

80
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if If you are interested in stories about generations. If you like memories becoming alive. If generosity and caring move you.

Don't see it if If you dislike stories about gay relationships. If you do not enjoy pkaces which taje on a historic sense. .

80
Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting

See it if If Like love stories. If you like stories involving years of a relationship as well as various generations of a family.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to dysfunctional or unusual relationships. If you prefer traditional chronological stories.

79
Funny, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if If you a fan of Games of Thrones or Peter Dinklage. If you like the story. If you like different approaches and presentation of a classic.

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of the actor nor the story. If you prefer classics presented classically.

65
Childlish, Banal, Amateurish

See it if If you liked the book. If you are into superheroes and young people’s stories.

Don't see it if If you want a professional and adult play. If you prefer material for grown-ups.

85
Absorbing, Sad, Surprising, Resonant

See it if You like shows which take a surprising turn. If you enjoy stories looking back at youthful experiences.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to sad stories about children. If you do not enjoy youthful stories.

80
During previews
Funny, Quirky, Great acting, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if You would enjoy an unusual and comedic presentation of racial conflicts, biracial relationships and sexual dysfunction.

Don't see it if If you are offended by racial slurs, overt sexuality and nudity, or if you would be offended by the unusual treatment of sexuality.

75
During previews
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Relevant, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if If you are into history, specifically US history, if you are interested in politics, specially LBJ and his views on society.

Don't see it if History, politics and/or LBJ are not for you, or if you would be disappointed by the presentation of the ugliness behind great ideas.

76
The Exes
Midtown W
Cliched, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like light comedies about romantic relationships o about divorce and spoiled children.

Don't see it if you ar looking for a serious play or are sensitive to issues related to divorce, infidelity or poor choices in relationships.

75
During previews
Engaging, Good acting, Entertaining

See it if you like Shakespeare or are interested in the "me too" movement.

Don't see it if if modern attire and modernization of a classic bothers you or if you are sensitive about sexual abuse.

81
I Spy a Spy
Midtown W
Relevant, Touching, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You like stories about immigrants in NY, if you like well sung new songs and NY character portrayals.

Don't see it if You are not interested in immigrant stories or dislike the stereotyping of NY residents, or if you prefer a serious show.

75
Relevant, Interesting, Funny

See it if You like dating shows, dating stories or are familiar with dating sites and enjoy making fun of them.

Don't see it if If you are not into social sites or internet dating, or would not enjoy a satirical true story based on dating site stories.

79
Campy, Fun, Funny

See it if You like outrageous comedies, enjoy improvisation and like comedy in general.

Don't see it if If you like high production value in a show or if you expect a traditional comedy.

73
Dying City
Midtown W
Different, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You like unusual relationship stories, stories about war or are specifically interested in plots including twins.

Don't see it if You require fully developed characters & plots with smooth transitions, or you are sensitive to bad relationships or the death of a love one

75
safeword.
Midtown W
Good acting, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if If you would enjoy examining different points of view on SNM and relationships, if you like plots about topics not usually address in plays.

Don't see it if You are sensitive about SNM snd fo not particularly enjoy plots about alternative relationships.

83
During previews
Funny, Unusual, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you like plots about personal relationships, if you enjoy the depth and complications of loving someone else.

Don't see it if if you are sensitive to nudity or explicit sexual scenes, if you are not interested in an unusual and complex personal relationship.

75
Fun, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if If you like plays for younger audiences which are entraining and engaging enough for adults.

Don't see it if You prefer more serous plots snd are not interested in just having a fun time.

89
Entertaining, Funny, Great costumes, Great staging

See it if You liked the movie & if you enjoy good old nice guys win stories. If you like big productions w/elaborate staging, costumes & choreography.

Don't see it if If you did not like the story or if you prefer realistic stories with simple choreography and natural costumes.

66
During previews
Cliched, Ambitious, Slow, Quirky

See it if you are interested in the issues of the poor and the clash of the economic development with the rural classes.

Don't see it if if you are sensitive to alcoholism or abuse, or if you would not enjoy a play with unlikable characters.