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 (299)
65
Funny, Ameteurish, Slow, Ambitious

See it if If you like Henry V and would enjoy a dimplistic but faithful production of this play.

Don't see it if If you want a full production when watching period pieces or if you prefer modernized Shakespere.

75
Funny, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy having religious beliefs challenged, like TV evangelists being ridiculed and enjoy a fanrasy storyline.

Don't see it if You do not care to hear ridicule of religious beliefs or you prefer down to earth and believable plots.

67
Indulgent, Ambitious, Interesting

See it if You like black history and identify with minorities’ struggles or you are a fan of Malcom X & Billie Holiday.

Don't see it if You want strong story telling and well defined characters or do not care for historical fantasized characters.

65
Over-dramatic, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You like feminist stories and unusual mistical journeys. Over the top acting.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy in your face conflicts or are bothered by mistical or religious storylines.

72
During previews
Ambitious, Interesting, Thought-provoking

See it if you are interested in the struggles of black women in the acting world and black actors fighting the typical stereotypes.

Don't see it if you prefer shows that do not challenge your thinking, or you are not interested in history, stereotypes or unfair practices in show-business

88
During previews
Touching, Funny, Delightful

See it if You are into superheroes, or you are a single mom or you like stories about geeky teenagers and graphic novels. Nice songs & good singing.

Don't see it if You are sensitive to family tragedies or dislike fantastical characters and you are not into superheros and comics.

78
Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Funny

See it if If you are a Lenny Bruce fan, if unique stories of social unfairness and political incorrectness interest you.

Don't see it if If you do not like Lenny Bruce, if you are offended by political incorrectness or explicit sexual talk.

69
Good acting, Indulgent, Fluffy, Great music

See it if you like classical music (more concert than play), you are interested in Toscanini or in Nazi history and its effects on Italian citizens.

Don't see it if you expect a plays and are not interested in a musical concert or you are sensitive to Italian Nazi history and its effects.

85
During previews
Funny, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if you like mimes & enjoy vignettes representing a variety of human experiences, some funny, some sad, including some very contemporary ones.

Don't see it if you prefer traditional plays, do not enjoy mimes & would not be interested in deciphering some complex, other simple, silent vignettes.

90
Inspiring, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if if you are a fan of Gloria Steinem, if you care about equal rights of all kind, or if you are interested in politics, history and activism.

Don't see it if you are not interested in feminism or its history, do not care for minorities & their issues or if politics or activism do not inspire you.

85
During previews
Relevant, Grreat choreography, Great singing

See it if you like a capella singing and step-dancing, if you like chorus or school related stories, if you relate to being different.

Don't see it if you are sensitive about some nudity, some violence and/or stories about homosexuality, or you would prefer orchestral music to choruses.

79
Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if If you are a fan of the story and you enjoy musical variety. Good stage adaptation and nice musical and choriografical additions.

Don't see it if You did not like the movie (it is faithful to the story), do not enjoy musicals or would prefer a play which just replayed the movie plot

70
Intense, Quirky, Great acting

See it if If you are fan of the actors, if you like stories about families and dysfunctional marriages.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive about mental health issues, mental abuse and do not care for the actors.

75
During previews
Profound, Different, Interedting

See it if You enjoy immigrant experiences, if you are interested in women stories and their perspective, or if you like unusual family structures.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in multicultural stories, specifically relating to women or are sensitive about family stories.

85
Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like stories about the IRA or about large families struggling.with problematic characters

Don't see it if You are not interested in Irekand or issues eith the IRA.

83
Touching, Absorbing, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if You are a parent, or are thinking of becoming one, or if you like stand-up, stories told in comedic style, or you are a Mike Birbiglia fan.

Don't see it if You do not like one-man shows or do not particularly enjoy comedies.

79
During previews
Great singing, Great coreography, Quirky, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like coming out stories, people who laugh at themselves and great singing and coreography.

Don't see it if You do not particularly enjoy LGBTQ stories or stories about challenging the status quo.

75
During previews
Strange, Quirky, Absorbing, Funny

See it if You are a fan of Michael Hall or you enjoy a non-sequential not quite story telling with many non sequiturs.

Don't see it if You do not like one-man shows or monologues or you would not enjoy a somewhat disjointed story telling style.

80
Great acting, Funny, Relevant

See it if you are interested in politics, ethics and the relationships born within.

Don't see it if if you do not enjoy tragic relationships or a "behind the scenes" look at local politics.

79
Romantic, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you are interested in a romantic but realistic story of a relationship and the close people around them.

Don't see it if if you do not like sad stories or are uninterested in stories about gay relationships.

75
During previews
Quirky, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like quirky funny characters in unusual situations and interesting family relationships.

Don't see it if You dislike when characters break the fourth wall and talk directly to the audience or you prefer conventional characters and stories.

71
During previews
Relevant, Entertaining

See it if You liked the 60’s, you are/were into free love or you are politically inclined & are interested in the effect of these in relationships.

Don't see it if You are offended by the radically political, free love or the related issues of the 60’s.

67
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Dated

See it if You are a fan of the movie or you want to see the monster on the stage. The first sighting is great.

Don't see it if You prefer new and original stories or are not a King Kong fan. You do not like to see “behind the scenes” while watching the show.

72
Great staging, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like good staging, if you are fond of con games, if you want to just enjoy a funny show or if you are a fan of Snooker.

Don't see it if you dislike any game of billiards, only like superbly intricate plots or are bothered by a somewhat obvious and previously seen story line.

79
Funny, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy Shakesperean like comedies with music from The Go-Go’s.

Don't see it if You prefer elaborate and serous productions.

66
Quirky, Campy, Funny

See it if You enjoy campy and quirky stories and do not mind how ridiculous the story and the situations get.

Don't see it if If you Do not like campy comedy or offbeat storylines.

73
Raunchy, Ambitious, Thought-provoking

See it if You are intetested in the true story, like porn or have open views about secuality and feminism.

Don't see it if You are offended by open talk and expressions of sexuality and do not care to examine porn as a feminist issue.

65
Funny, Quirky, Ambitious

See it if You are interested in the Japanese culture and their approach to comedy or want to experience unusual storytelling stand-up comedy.

Don't see it if If you prefer traditional plays and comedy or do not particulary care to experience other cultures’ approach to comedy.

78
During previews
Endearing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy period pieces presenting characters with strict values and the family conflicts born of these.

Don't see it if You prefer modern pieces and stories anout families which directly address conflicts.

80
Quirky, Touching, Different, Entertaining

See it if You like original & different plays, you like stories about different cultures & different languages or actors put in unusual situations.

Don't see it if You prefer traditional plays, do not enjoy different languages or do not like visiting actors.

75
Engaging, Interesting, Enchanting

See it if You like the story of Anne from Green Gables (Anne with an e), if you enjoy interpretative choreography and lively characters.

Don't see it if If you do not like one actor acting many different parts, if you prefer traditonal choreography and do note joysimple staging.

90
During previews
Profound, Intense, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in women and/or black issues; if you like emotional & well crafted plots about serious societal & relationship problems.

Don't see it if If you are sensitive to violence against women or do not enjoy emotional stories which make you think about social injustice.

70
During previews
Edgy, Quirky, Interesting

See it if you are interested in young adults issues and relationships or enjoy a bit of mystery and suspense with some twists.

Don't see it if you are sensitive to open sex relationships, drug use and their consequences or if you prefer more mature characters and intricate plots.

75
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Quirky, Great acting

See it if if you are a fan of the actors, & like the story; if you enjoy soliloquies about the state of our culture and like outlandish characters.

Don't see it if you prefer sane & understandable characters rather those representing extreme positions, & do not enjoy complex expositions about our world.

69
During previews
Quirky, Funny, Ambitious

See it if you like stories about unbelievably dysfunctional family relationships, outlandish characters and predictable but incredible twists.

Don't see it if you prefer believable and original stories, are sensitive about cruel family relationships or do not care for the actors.

83
Haunting, Touching, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if if you remember the Kennedy family, specifically Bobby; if you like history or if you enjoy personal stories about public figures.

Don't see it if if you are not a fan of the Kennedy family, do not like one man shows, are not interested in history or do not particularly care about Bobby

73
During previews
Festive, Corny, Great singing

See it if If you a fan of American Idol, if you like Christmas Songs and enjoy the season’s spirit and joy. Syrupy sweet!

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of the singers, dislike extra sweet sentimentally, or do not perticularly enjoy Christmas songs.

75
Dizzying, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like interactive and unusual experiences, if you like night-clubs and prefer shock value to a well developed story line.

Don't see it if You do not like loud music, are bothered by strobe lights or are sensitive to nudity, gross scenes or extreme drug use.

78
Interesting, Different, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in spiritual endeavors, you like personal atories and want to see something different.

Don't see it if You do not like one man shows, are not particularly interest in new age pursuits or do not particularly care for prrsonal life stories.

89
Masterful, Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You enjoy great musicals eith great choreography. This was a very good production.

Don't see it if Uou are not a fan of chorus line or if you are not into musicals or revivals.

70
Amusing, Raunchy, Quirky, Funny

See it if You are a fan of Sex and the City or you enjoy stand-up conedy about sex and relationships.

Don't see it if You do not like one-woman shows or are offended by explicit talk about sex.

85
During previews
Over the top, Entertaining, Epic, Refreshing

See it if You are Cher fan or you like Vegas like shows with lots of lights, great coreography, crazy fashion and leyendary pop songs.

Don't see it if If you are not a Cher fan, if lights and special effects bother you, If you prefer traditional musicals or do not like pop music.

80
During previews
Absorbing, Profound, Relevant

See it if you are interested in the experiences of minorities with law enforcement and in stories of dysfunctional parental relationships.

Don't see it if minorities' experiences do not interest you, or if you are sensitive to parental anguish over their children's experiences.

79
During previews
Entertaining, Great staging, Funny

See it if you like original musicals based in real life and enjoy references to Jewish families or if you can relate to overcoming life's difficulties

Don't see it if you would be bothered by some inventive story telling and not interested in situational comedy.

81
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You like well develop plots about the city and its unique characters which track stories about unlikely relationships.

Don't see it if You do not particularly like stories about NY or its unusual citizens or prefer traditional relationships.

79
Great acting, Funny, Engaging

See it if You enjoy quirky funny plays and actors playing several parts quite well.

Don't see it if You prefer more serious and elaborate shows or do kot enjoy light comedies.

79
Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You are interested at the ethics of science and politics or if you are a fan of The Apollo program and its secrets.

Don't see it if You are uninterested in Nazis, ethics, science, politics or The Apollo program.

85
During previews
Entertaining, Great acting, Relevant, Funny

See it if You would have liked The Humans better had they been more edgy, & you like quirky characters in unusual and sometimes awkward interactions.

Don't see it if You are sensitive about issues with the elderly and their effects on the family or if simultaneous conversations would bother you.

88
During previews
Great acting, Funny, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if you plays that make you think about an issue from different points of view. if you enjoy well crafted and superbly acted characters.

Don't see it if you prefer sweet happy plays, or if you prefer a show which has a one-directional point of view which you can easily agree or disagree with.

77
Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy well acted fact based stories with engaging characters.

Don't see it if you prefer large productions or less serious shows.