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Astoria | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (37)
81
Great choreography, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you love musicals, especially Motown Baby Boomers will be singing along and pushing away all the great memories these songs bring back

Don't see it if If you prefer thought provoking plays.

88
Fun, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if See it if you like great music and dancing , colorful costumes and a whim so the slightly outrageous

Don't see it if If you are looking for serious drama, this might not be your first choice

87
Twelve Angry Women
Midtown W
Epic, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A spin off on 12 angry men, this play shows how opinions can be changed and the responsibility of juror. Great acting by all. Very diverse

Don't see it if If you don’t like serious theatre or like musicals. If you want costumes and dancing and scenery changes

83
For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if you just want to go out for a good time and laugh all night at just plain silliness it’s the play for you. Absolutely no down time here

Don't see it if If you want a serious play with a deep plot or a musical production If you see one play a year and want typical broadway this is not it

96
During previews
Absorbing, Clever, Relevant, Dramatic

See it if You enjoy a dramatic, well acted play relevant play

Don't see it if If you want a light and breezy fairytale

87
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if Want to see the classic Christmas Carol with a modern twist to it, or simply want to start the holiday season with good feelings

Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals or enjoy celebrating Christmas and good will

85
Suddenly
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Riveting, Relevant, Intense

See it if You like drama and suspense. If you enjoy old movies reenacted on stage. Old movies were running prior to play to get you into a 1954 mood

Don't see it if If you don’t like serious plays and prefer musicals and humor

91
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You want to be entertained with humor, song, and dancing. The characters were delightful with touches of humor, kindness and acceptance

Don't see it if You are offended by alternative life styles

98
Absorbing, Great staging, Emotional, Ambitious, Great music

See it if You believe people are at their best when times are darkest. You want to see how 9/11 affected people all over the world

Don't see it if If you don’t want to think about a true tragedy If you don’t believe kindness makes a difference. Then I say all the more reason To See It

Also if You want to believe good triumphs over evil see this true, brillian... Read more Read less

90
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great music, Fast paced

See it if You love musicals and want to laugh out loud this is your play. It’s irreverent and nauty but brilliantly written and executed

Don't see it if You don’t discuss religion, politics or sex

94
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Must see

See it if you love musicals that make you laugh out loud. The dancing numbers and singing were superb It was touching, hilarious and made a point

Don't see it if You don’t like funny musicals.

75
Killjoy
Gramercy
Thought-provoking, Intense, Profound, Relevant, Riveting

See it if ..you like deep, thought provoking plays that don’t provide answers but force you to come to your own conclusions about very serious issues

Don't see it if You can’t follow a fast moving, dark play. If you want a feel good, entertaining night this is not for you Be prepared to think at this play

90
Ambitious, Absorbing, Powerful, Timely, Entertaining

See it if You like exploring relationships and the impact they have on people we touch Can accept that people who look typical can have mental illness

Don't see it if You have difficulty accepting relationships outside of the normal concept of marriage or If you don’t approve of sperm donor Babies

72
Great singing, Intelligent, Masterful, Ambitious, Epic

See it if Mysterious and romantic

Don't see it if If you don’t like dark plays this might not be fir you. If you want to laugh and sing you might want to pick another play

85
Skintight
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if Interesting look at how people experience beauty and love

Don't see it if You have difficulty understanding and excepting alternate life styles

95
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Refreshing

See it if Love the music. The story behind the music was very enlightening unf. You can’t stop singing sling and smiling

Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals and never heard of this singing group you may not enjoy the show

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Romantic, Great singing, Quirky

See it if A light and breezy romance on a tropical island. If you want to take a short vacation this is the play for you. Light and sweet

Don't see it if If you want a play with deep drama and meaningful ice messages this may not be fir you

73
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Refreshing, Great staging, Entertaining, Clever, Great writing

See it if Love the wizard of Oz? Then this is a must see. Find out who the surgery he’d witch of the west really is great fir the whole family. A jo

Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals or family entertainment this might not be for you

92
Enchanting, Entertaining, Absorbing, Delightful, Exquisite

See it if The show is very upbeat. It explains a lot about the music industry. If you are of a certain age when this music was on every radio it will.

Don't see it if If you don’t enjoy musicals you may not like this show. Although there is a strong story here, it is told through music

90
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Great acting, Ambitious, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want to be entertained by great acting and singing, great staging and a really funny story

Don't see it if You do nit want to laugh, sing and tap your foot or if you don’t want the underdog to win

100
During previews
Romantic, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if Magnificent! The scenery was flamboyant , costumes gorgeous, music beautiful, voices heavenly. It was funny, well performed and tender.

Don't see it if You don’t want to laugh, cry, sing and cheer. If you don’t want to be involved from beginning to end, or if you don’t like musicals

87
During previews
Masterful, Great acting, Funny, Clever, Absorbing

See it if Spectacular acting by some of today’s best actors. It was well done without any stage preps. You are held by the acting and story alone.

Don't see it if If you are looking fir a musical with fancy costumes and staging this is not for you

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Spectacular music, Feel good evening

See it if You love Cher. It you love great music and amazing costume designs. If you want to know more about Cher’s life. If you want a memorable nite

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

95
During previews
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Excellent staging

See it if If you enjoy drama, good acting and innovative staging

Don't see it if You want to see a light hearted musical

86
Delightful, Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if You love great music and dancing. Loved everyabout it. The performers pulled you in and make a great connection with the audience. Must see

Don't see it if You don’t like great, old music.

Also There was a talk back with the performers which made the play even mor... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Emotional

See it if You want to witness how an aging, ailing relative affects an entire family. Sad, funny & honest. Love & Responsibility wins

Don't see it if You don’t want to be reminded that old age & illness takes a toll on all of us. Old age isn’t for sissies

96
During previews
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Great staging, Ambitious, Masterful, Intense, Entertaining

See it if Want to be amazed at the spectacular king king. The staging was magnificent. He ran, roared, climbed and took a bow

Don't see it if You don’t want to go back to your childhood and experience the wonderment if King King

Also He moved and acted as if he was really alive. The audience stood and c... Read more Read less

93
Absorbing, Entertaining, Delightful, Wonderful, Great choreography

See it if You love musicals, dancing and heartfelt stories. If you love theatre & actors and their struggle to make it into that very special world

Don't see it if You prefer drama and complex story lines. If you want to follow one main character and see their story unfold

77
The Ones Upstairs
East Village
Clever, Confusing, Entertaining, Funny, Good acting

See it if You are open minded to the connection between the living and the dead. Or lost someone & understand the impact their memory has on your life

Don't see it if You get confused with multiple characters interacting, or believe when you die you are gone leaving no mark or influence behind.

96
Absorbing, Ambitious, Powerful, Relevant, Engaging

See it if You want to see an dramatic, beautifully choreographed musical about a real life tragedy. It Kept you riveted to the action every second.

Don't see it if If you don’t like true stories about the horrors of war, sexual Abuse and violence

Also Touching and sad, you found yourself caring deeply for the actors. man... Read more Read less

93
Alexandria
West Village
Absorbing, Powerful, Thought provoking, Moving, Emotional

See it if You can take an honest look at humanity, its beauty and it’s flaws. It will make you laugh, cry, fear & hope while exploring friendships

Don't see it if You want to be entertained by a light and breezy feel good play. If you don’t want to think about some of the challenges people face today

Also Or recognize that everyone has different opinions that could strongly ... Read more Read less

81
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if Beautiful music. Excellent involvement of everyone in the play woven into main story

Don't see it if If you want to just be entertained and not think about content this is not for you

87
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great staging, Masterful

See it if Amazing. Costumes were awesome. Adults and children will be captivated can’t see it enough times

Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals you might not like it

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

See it if Unique way of telling the story with 3 women interacting as a girl, a young woman and a mature woman. All set to spectacular music. must see

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

64
Entertaining, Funny, Ambitious, Great singing, Great staging

See it if If you are looking for family entertainment and are familiar with sponge bob this is a great play to take the kids to

Don't see it if If you are looking for great theatre with drama or a musical this may not be fir you. It is really more for the children

100
Blue Man Group
East Village
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Riveting, Great staging

See it if Amazing show. so much more than I expected. It’s is entertaining and magical. Don’t underestimate this show. You will love it

Don't see it if If you do t want to be entertained, amazed and surprised don’t see it

100
Clever, Absorbing, Funny, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if Great presentation of the life of a mobster and the glorious sound of doo op. Great music

Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals and try to compare it to the movie you may not enjoy it