Joanne 6332

New York City

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Reviews (29)
100
For a previous production
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Funny, Riveting, Delightful

See it if You like campy musicals.

Don't see it if You don't like clever lyrics, music, and performances.

66
Disappointing, Funny, Indulgent, Slow, Delightful

See it if YOu like hokey fun.

Don't see it if You don't want a show that goes on too, too long.

83
Sweetee
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if You like a play with a lot of music.

Don't see it if You are not interested in historical ideas.

72
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Ambitious, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You like political pieces.

Don't see it if You enjoy fluffier fare.

90
During previews
Indecent
Midtown W
Intelligent, Must see, Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Exquisite

See it if You like serious plays that also have music, dancing, but above all, thought.

Don't see it if You want lighter fare.

72
Cliched, Disappointing, Dizzying, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You like plays that jump around and make you figure things out. Also plays that reflect today's life even though they are not contemporary.

Don't see it if You want things spelled out completely.

71
Disappointing, Intense, Profound

See it if You like O'Neill and are open to new interpretations. This often seemed more like a performance piece than a play.

Don't see it if You do not like O'Neill, no matter how presented.

99
Stomp
East Village
Entertaining, Riveting, Amazing. ingenious.

See it if You like percussion, cleverly presented with everyday objects.

Don't see it if You like quieter fare.

79
Everybody
Midtown W
Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You like the performances of actress Burke. You are intrigued by devices that make a production stand out.

Don't see it if You are tired of plays about death.

76
Wakey, Wakey
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant

See it if You like existential plays and particularly if you are a Signature subscriber, because almost all their current offerings pertain to death.

Don't see it if You want a literal approach to things.

88
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Funny

See it if Better than I expected. See if it you love NYC despite everything that frustrates you.

Don't see it if Your frustrations sometimes boil over when navigating the city.

60
Heisenberg
Midtown W
Hard to hear. get the earphones., Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if You like the stars.

Don't see it if You need to hear every word ... get those earphones, even if you are sitting up close.

100
Not That Jewish
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy well-constructed one-person shows with depth, humor, and compassion.

Don't see it if You want everything spelled out.

31
A Life
Midtown W
Banal, Disappointing, Overrated, Indulgent, Quirky

See it if You must see everything with David Hyde Pierce.

Don't see it if You dislike plays that are about shallow narcissists.

100
During previews
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Exquisite, Intelligent

See it if You like serious, thought-provoking, sometimes sad musicals.

Don't see it if You only want happy-happy-happy.

80
The Violin
Midtown E
Ambitious, Great acting, Edgy

See it if Melodramatic plays are your thing. Good acting, too.

Don't see it if You like a quieter evening.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Must see, Refreshing

See it if You want to see exquisite musicianship and historical piece about Woody Guthrie. Imaginatively presented.

Don't see it if You don't want to learn about historical leftist views.

75
The Whirligig
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy exploring what it is like to live in a small town/city.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy time shifts.

100
Must see, Relevant, Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if Must see if you were in NYC during 9/11, if you like uplifting, inspirational plays full of heart.

Don't see it if You think such plays as above are insipid or overly sentimental, which this is no.

73
Disappointing, Overrated, Thought-provoking

See it if You like work that involves race relations.

Don't see it if You need a play that is structured well. This one needed further work before presentation.

90
The View UpStairs
East Village
Absorbing, Ambitious, Resonant

See it if You like edgy musicals, are interested in the gay rights movement, and are open to seeing the development of numerous characters.

Don't see it if You like traditional plays and characters.

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100
Cagney
Midtown W
Delightful, Masterful, Riveting, Great dancing and structure.

See it if You remember Cagney, or even if you don't. You like great dancing and a little drama/comedy to go with it.

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

85
Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking, Informative

See it if You like history and love to learn of events not covered widely.

Don't see it if You only like light fare.

96
Kid Victory
Gramercy
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Powerful in the same way as evan hansen. bring a handkerchief.

See it if You like serious plays and musicals on difficult subjects.

Don't see it if You are easily offended or limit your theater-going scope.

72
During previews
Yours Unfaithfully
Midtown W
Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if You like period pieces. The hair, costumes, and sets were sometimes more interesting than the dialogue.

Don't see it if You want a faster-moving piece. the reviews led me to think this would be crackling-sharp. Not so.

96
Small Mouth Sounds
Midtown W
Clever, Must see, Profound, Innovative; one of a kind. if it plays again, see it.

See it if If it plays where you live, see it, by all means. Totally innovative.

Don't see it if You do not like avant-garde works.

84
Absorbing, Masterful, Slow, Could have been one-third shorter for all of us to get the point.

See it if You like ADS

Don't see it if one-person shows are not for you.

88
This Day Forward
Gramercy
Clever, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if You can tolerate plays that dig right in.

Don't see it if You do not want to leave the theater continuing to think about the play.

78
Sell/Buy/Date
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Ambitious

See it if You like one-person show that are multi-character impersonations.

Don't see it if One-person shows turn you off.