JackB

New York City | 18-24 | Male
About:  theatre student and fan
Reviews (96)
85
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if you want to see a good fun smart show

Don't see it if you don't like musicals

80
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great acting

See it if you want to see glenn close

Don't see it if you want to see a great musical

65
Ambitious, Great staging, Overrated, Fluffy, Cliched

See it if you want to see a solid musical with some good performances by most of the cast

Don't see it if you want something truly good and worth your time

90
Delightful, Great singing, Great acting, Must see, Refreshing

See it if you want to see a masterpiece musical put on by a cast who is fantastic

Don't see it if you aren't interested in art

100
Absorbing, Great singing, Great writing, Great staging, Edgy

See it if you are interested in seeing a truly innovative, brilliant piece of theatre

Don't see it if you aren't open to new types of theatre

Also I try to see a large amount of theatre, and I can truly say that this ... Read more Read less

80
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if you want to see a strong production of a great play

Don't see it if you can't sit still for 3 hours

65
Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting, Disappointing, Banal

See it if you want to see magicians on broadway

Don't see it if you want something more than this

55
Ambitious, Disappointing, Indulgent, Quirky, Slow

See it if you are a fan of very avant-garde works that don't tell stories in a western narrative fashion

Don't see it if you are a fan of that

Also I'm not typically a fan of experimental theatre. I much prefer more na... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you want to see an entertaining musical with a very strong cast

Don't see it if you want a musical that is particularly profound

Also The show is good, all the cast members are great, music is fun, but no... Read more Read less

55
Cats
Midtown W
Cliched, Dated, Fluffy, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if you love the show

Don't see it if you want a good piece of theatre

Also a fine production of a truly atrocious show

45
Vietgone
Midtown W
Disappointing, Cliched, Excruciating, Overrated, Slow

See it if you have a strong interest in the subject matter

Don't see it if you want to see acting with any sort of subtlety and nuance, you want to see a good show

80
During previews
Falsettos
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Must see, Relevant

See it if you want to see an amazing cast performing in an excellent production of a fantastic musical

Don't see it if you want something easy and light-hearted

40
During previews
Banal, Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated, Fluffy

See it if you want to see famous actors on stage

Don't see it if you want to see a faithful production of the cherry orchard, this is not one

65
Absorbing, Disappointing, Dizzying, Quirky

See it if you like the sounds of it

Don't see it if you want to see a moving piece of theatre

88
For a previous production
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Masterful, Original

See it if you want to see a great play with fantastic performances

Don't see it if you can't sit through a 3 hour play

75
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining, Relevant

See it if you want to see a funny play with a great performance by Sean Hayes

Don't see it if you want something truly revolutionary or aren't in the mood to laugh

65
Incognito
Midtown W
Great acting, Confusing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if you want to see good acting by very talented actors

Don't see it if you want the play to make sense

80
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Refreshing, Original

See it if you want to see a strong piece of theatre

Don't see it if you don't seem interested by the subject matter

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Riveting, Profound

See it if you want to see an amazing cast working with a classic play

Don't see it if you can't sit for 4 hours

75
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Cliched, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you want to see jessie mueller give a fantastic performance or to see christopher fitzgerald steal the show

Don't see it if you want to see something new and original

75
Great acting, Intelligent, Slow, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you want to see a very good play with great performances by most of the actors

Don't see it if you don't want to see something depressing

90
During previews
American Psycho
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see a good show that makes you think with solid performances all around

Don't see it if you don't like a lot of flashing lights or the subject matter

65
Dot
Gramercy
Funny, Disappointing, Fluffy, Indulgent, Relevant

See it if you like the subject matter and seeing some good acting , for the most part

Don't see it if you want something that is riveting or simple comedy

55
Hughie
Midtown W
Slow, Great acting, Indulgent, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see two great actors in a play that allows them to show why they're so good

Don't see it if you want a new and exciting piece of theatre

90
During previews
Enchanting, Funny, Great acting, Masterful, Refreshing

See it if you want to see a classic romantic musical comedy

Don't see it if you want something new or edgy

95
For a previous production
Funny, Great staging, Hilarious, Great writing, Masterful

See it if you want to laugh out loud for 2 hours

Don't see it if you want to see something smart and thought-provoking

85
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Refreshing

See it if you want to see fantastic acting in a funny thought-provoking piece

Don't see it if you don't want to see straight plays, or get bored easily

95
During previews
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Must see, Riveting

See it if you want to see a great musical

Don't see it if you want something a little less on the nose

95
Great acting, Masterful, Relevant, Profound, Riveting

See it if you want to see an amazing play performed by a great cast

Don't see it if you should see it

80
Spamilton
Midtown W
Funny, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if you have seen hamilton or want to

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of hamilton

65
The Front Page
Midtown W
Disappointing, Great acting

See it if you have to see nathan lane

Don't see it if you want laugh out loud comedy

40
During previews
In Transit
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Disappointing, Cliched, Fluffy

See it if you think you would enjoy an entirely a cappella show, or like a show thats full of cliches, with some sub-par acting

Don't see it if you think you would hate that, or you want to see something good

95
Relevant, Profound, Must see, Masterful, Intelligent

See it if you want your theatre to be challenging but very worthwhile

Don't see it if you're in the mood for a very light-hearted affair

80
Heisenberg
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if you want to see great performances in an excellent play

Don't see it if you want a big broadway show

85
During previews
Party People
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Relevant, Riveting

See it if you want to see a fantastic musical that is new, innovative, and relevant

Don't see it if you want to see an easy, fun, lighthearted show

80
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Edgy

See it if you like nick kroll and john mulaney and want to laugh a lot

Don't see it if you aren't familiar with these two characters they play or want something profound

Also it drags on a bit at the end, but it was quite funny

65
During previews
Dated, Delightful, Great singing, Slow, Romantic

See it if you want to see a fun classic musical

Don't see it if you want something new and edgy

55
During previews
The Encounter
Midtown W
Disappointing, Banal, Entertaining, Quirky, Slow

See it if you want to see a new type of theatre performance

Don't see it if you want to see something where the novelty won't wear off after 10 minutes

80
Drunk Shakespeare
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Clever

See it if you like shakespeare and want to see it with a twist

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of shakespeare

65
For a previous production
Cliched, Banal, Overrated, Fluffy, Great singing

See it if you want to hear good music

Don't see it if you want a good show

40
Trip of Love
Midtown W
Banal, Excruciating, Fluffy, Dizzying, Disappointing

See it if you don't have anything else to see

Don't see it if you value your time

80
Cagney
Midtown W
Delightful, Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if you have an interest in seeing it

Don't see it if you don't like dance

60
Tuck Everlasting
Midtown W
Cliched, Slow, Fluffy, Banal, Enchanting

See it if you have a desire to see it

Don't see it if you can see something better

90
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Absorbing, Masterful, Relevant, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if you want to see fantastic dancing and a wonderful story

Don't see it if you hate tap dancing

95
Absorbing, Must see, Resonant, Riveting, Great acting

See it if you want to see a masterful production of a fantastic play

Don't see it if You can't sit still for a long time

75
During previews
Fully Committed
Midtown W
Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Refreshing, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see jesse tyler ferguson give a fantastic performance

Don't see it if you want to see a revolutionary piece of theatre

60
During previews
The Crucible
Midtown W
Intense, Great writing, Great acting, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if you want to see some great performances despite a poor production

Don't see it if you don't want to sit through such an indulgent, poor production

65
The Woodsman
Midtown W
Clever, Indulgent, Quirky, Slow, Disappointing

See it if you are interested in this sort of thing

Don't see it if you like a lot of dialogue

75
During previews
Eclipsed
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Intense

See it if you want to see a play about a subject that's not talked about often

Don't see it if you don't want to see something intense

65
During previews
Bright Star
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Cliched, Quirky, Great staging

See it if you like bluegrass music or want to see carmen cusack's broadway debut

Don't see it if you want a riveting story