jessica 4

Brooklyn | 35-49 | Female

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Reviews (30)
83
Quirky, Relevant, Great staging, Great singing
July 26th, 2019

See it if If you like comedic musicals with a very talented cast.

Don't see it if If you are very conservative and/or don't like stories about teens

43
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Overrated
July 26th, 2019

See it if You are a tourist, a child or have little theater experience

Don't see it if You are a fan of the original movie.

Also The best thing about it was the Genie. Wish we had left at intermissio... Read more Read less

84
Great staging, Quirky, Entertaining, Clever
July 26th, 2019

See it if If you are into modern/sci fy storytelling with fun music and amazing sets and lighting.

Don't see it if If you like classic musicals or are over the age of 50

100
Great singing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Must see, Masterful
July 26th, 2019

See it if If you like theater.

Don't see it if If you don't like musicals. But you should still see it.

Also I have avoided any information/previews/music about the show for 3 yea... Read more Read less

92
Clever, Great singing, Intelligent, Relevant
October 15th, 2018

See it if You like a little bit of sci-fi mixed in with your evening of musical rebellion.

Don't see it if You want a straight forward musical, are politically conservative, or want really comfortable seats.

60
Cliched, Great acting, Quirky, Ambitious
September 17th, 2018

See it if You like the GoGos and are in the mood to watch a musical. Some of the numbers are well staged and the actors are very talented.

Don't see it if If you don't like being hit over the head or have trouble with iambic pentameter

Also I saw this in previews, so maybe it got better, but it took approx 45 ... Read more Read less

60
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Cliched, Great staging
September 17th, 2018

See it if If you loved the cartoon and/or traditional style musicals of actors belting out songs. The sets are pretty cool.

Don't see it if If you want something exciting and original. Also, if you loved the movie with Ingrid Bergman and Yul Brenner - stay away.

97
For a previous production
Enchanting, Great staging, Great acting, Must see
September 17th, 2018

See it if You love (or even like) Harry Potter and love the theater and swirling capes.

Don't see it if If you are not familiar with the Potterverse as you may have a harder time understanding the story.

55
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Entertaining
May 8th, 2018

See it if You like opera, classical music and classic rock. You enjoy watching people having a good time on stage.

Don't see it if You aren't sure that musical mix is right for you. The opera parts are a bit overpowering. Some of the singing is great, some not so much.

Also The projected graphics start as abstract and are just a complement to ... Read more Read less

93
Clever, Funny, Entertaining
February 15th, 2018

See it if You are a fan of musicals or a fan of the movie. The music is fantastic and it is a lot of fun

Don't see it if you are easily offended or are uncomfortable by drag queens.

Also This is one of my favorite movies. Due to randomness, I've actually se... Read more Read less

96
Clever, Must see, Great staging
February 15th, 2018

See it if You want to be entertained. It is a funny show with brilliant sets, costumes, staging and talent. *you don't have to know the cartoon at all

Don't see it if If you are easily annoyed by children at a theater. Or if you want something serious.

Also I still can't believe they made a Spongebob musical and it was AMAZING... Read more Read less

95
During previews
Meteor Shower
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great writing, Hilarious, Quirky
November 21st, 2017

See it if You like Steve Martin and his vibe of comedy. And you can't go wrong with Amy Schumer and Keegan Michael-Key.

Don't see it if you need linear plot lines.

93
Great staging, Refreshing, Funny, Entertaining, Quirky
May 18th, 2017

See it if You enjoy a very talented company, humorous brilliant staging and comedy.

Don't see it if You hated the movie, don't like repetition, are in no mood to laugh.

Also The story is not Bill Murray + Andie McDowell, it has been tweaked for... Read more Read less

83
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging
April 12th, 2017

See it if You enjoy slapstick, comedy, camp, giggles and Duran Duran.

Don't see it if You think you are going to see serious play.

Also Even if something isn't hilarious to you, it probably is to the person... Read more Read less

83
During previews
War Paint
Midtown W
Great singing, Great acting, Great staging
March 27th, 2017

See it if You want to see two masters on the stage. The sets are brilliant and the costumes and staging are fantastic.

Don't see it if You want a lot of character development. It tells a compelling story, but you never really care enough.

91
Beardo
Brooklyn
Clever, Great singing, Great staging, Funny
February 13th, 2017

See it if you enjoy musicals performed by actors with great voices and perfect harmonies.

Don't see it if you don't like historical theater (although, this is a loose interpretation) or need to be in an actual theater.

Also The staging made full use of the entire church and the musicians were ... Read more Read less

75
Made in China
Midtown E
Great staging, Funny, Bizarre
February 4th, 2017

See it if you like theater "with a message", excellent puppetry, dark comedy and indie musicals.

Don't see it if you enjoy living in a bubble, you are offended by pornographic puppets, prefer your musicals to be happy.

85
During previews
Clever, Great choreography, Great costumes
September 22nd, 2016

See it if You like 40's musicals, fun choreography and famous classic tunes.

Don't see it if If you are going to compare it to the original. These are VERY talented singers and dancers, but they are not Bing and Fred.

50
Trip of Love
Midtown W
Confusing, Great dancing
July 14th, 2016

See it if You like 60's music and Hair.

Don't see it if You are expecting a plot you can follow or great acting.

100
Bright Star
Midtown W
Enchanting, Great staging, Great singing
July 1st, 2016

See it if Like bluegrass and shows which incorporate the very talented musicians.

Don't see it if you think your going to see Steve Martin or Edie Brickell

85
Clever, Original
July 1st, 2016

See it if you are a fan of modern musicals

Don't see it if you think you are going to see Hamilton.

78
Hand to God
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking
July 1st, 2016

See it if You are curious

Don't see it if you think it's only a comedy.

82
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Great staging
July 1st, 2016

See it if You are interested in alternative productions

Don't see it if You find the plot cliche

92
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Raunchy
July 1st, 2016

See it if You grew up with the Muppets and Sesame Street

Don't see it if you are easily offended by having your childhood grow up

100
Hilarious, Great staging, Entertaining
July 1st, 2016

See it if You want to smile for an hour or two... straight through!

Don't see it if You are offended by a talking head in a box.

98
Clever, Entertaining, Quirky, Hilarious, Great staging
October 2nd, 2015

See it if You enjoy spoofy mysteries and mugging to the audience (in a good way)

Don't see it if you are easily shocked by gruesome murders (although these are still comical)

100
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Raunchy, Original, Masterful
September 23rd, 2015

See it if you like Shakespeare

Don't see it if there is no reason not to see this

100
Matilda
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Hilarious, Great staging, Original
September 23rd, 2015

See it if you like Roald Dahl, like children's musicals, like quirky

Don't see it if you have no interest in musicals about children

96
Entertaining, Great staging, Original, Clever, Must see
September 23rd, 2015

See it if you enjoyed the Disney movie or like puppetry

Don't see it if you are bringing small children. (can be scary)

95
Clever, Great writing, Hilarious, Must see, Intelligent
September 23rd, 2015

See it if you like wacky and South Park humor

Don't see it if you are easily offended