Jodi 12

Montvale | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (48)
85
Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want to see creatively told show about the prison system. The playwright/actress wove in facts/statistics/stories that kept it engaging

Don't see it if You don’t like one person shows about important subjects

80
Current, Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Edgy

See it if you want to see an original show that touches on several important/relevant current day topics using the music of a well known album.

Don't see it if you want something light and fluffy. This focuses on heavy topics in a direct/creative way

80
Is This A Room
Gramercy
Resonant, Relevant, Profound, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You like real life stories about relevant/timely topics

Don't see it if You have no interest in current events

80
When It Happens to You
East Village
Resonant, Relevant, Profound, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a family’s tragic story about sexual assault shared to help others understand the heartache/emotions/questions that result

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with the topic of rape

90
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You like an interesting story told in a very creative way. Staging is amazing. Music is great too!

Don't see it if You don’t like Greek mythology or lots of action going on at once

68
During previews
Cliched, Great acting, Slow

See it if you like Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

Don't see it if you want to see a fast paced, exciting show

80
Random Acts
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You enjoy personal stories and how they relate to historical times. This story reflected on the actress's experience during civil rights era

Don't see it if You don't like one person shows, especially where they portray several different characters.

91
Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Must see, Funny

See it if You love Cher. Loved the way the story was told with the 3 Chers. Humor and honesty infused in the storytelling. Costumes were amazing!

Don't see it if You don't like musicals about real people that follow their ups and downs within their careers.

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Must see, Profound, Relevant

See it if You love a great story about a family dealing with a loved one with alzheimers/dementia. You'll laugh, you'll cry. So well acted. A must see

Don't see it if you prefer light, airy stories

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Must see, Intelligent

See it if If you like historical dramas that are well staged and well acted.

Don't see it if If you don't like one man shows or prefer musicals

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Masterful, Must see, Riveting

See it if You like magic. He’s incredible!

Don't see it if You prefer to see a traditional broadway show

75
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Ambitious, Creative concept, Clever

See it if You like classic 80s rock and opera. It is a very interesting mix of music and instrumental. I didn't like the background picture stuff tho

Don't see it if you don't want to relive the 80's

85
Funny, Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting, Hilarious

See it if You want to enjoy a wonderful classic musical with beautiful acting, singing, dancing, staging and costumes

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

92
During previews
Absorbing, Profound, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You want to see an amazing 8+ hours of incredible acting and staging of an important work of theater.

Don't see it if You can”t sit still for that long even though you are spell bound by the acting

90
Riveting, Entertaining, Unique

See it if you want to know more about Springsteen's life and inspiration for his music. This was an intimate, absorbing show - more talking than song

Don't see it if you are expecting a 3 hour mega concert

85
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound

See it if You enjoy an interesting presentation of Jewish immigration to the "golden land"

Don't see it if You don't want to read subtitles to understand the Yiddish

95
The Hairy Ape
Upper E Side
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want to see amazing performances and incredible staging. So impressive!

Don't see it if You don't enjoy plays about the struggles between the classes

75
Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You like Tennessee Williams plays and more serious dramas. Sally Field and the rest of the cast was excellent.

Don't see it if You want a mindless show

90
If I Forget
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great writing, Relevant

See it if You like dramas about real people and real issues

Don't see it if you don't like heavy material that makes you think

88
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You want to see amazing acting by Judith Light. Story line is pure Neil LaBute (always a twist) so if you love his shows, definitely go see.

Don't see it if You do not like one person shows about complex, real life situations

95
For a previous production
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy shows about historical events

Don't see it if You are not willing to sit for the entire 3 hours.

10
During previews
Boring, Silly, Do not waste your money, Stupid

See it if you want to waste your money and keep looking at your watch to see how long you need to suffer before it ends

Don't see it if you want to see a good show. It was terrible. It is too bad as there is a strong cast, but the material is awful.

77
Gigantic
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Cliched

See it if Great message about being your own person no matter what size you are. Talented cast and some fun, poignant score. Some is over the top

Don't see it if You can't take a joke or poke fun at weight and personal issues

90
Sylvia
Midtown W
Clever, Quirky, Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You love good acting and dogs. Annaleigh Ashford is priceless as the dog

Don't see it if you only like musicals and are not so keen on pets

90
Darling Grenadine
Midtown W
Must see, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you like original works in an intimate setting, clever staging, strong talent and a poignant story

Don't see it if you want a full blown broadway type production

50
During previews
West Side Story
Midtown W
Overuse of video technology, Overrated, Excruciating, Dizzying, Disappointing

See it if You’ve never seen the original West Side Story and are ok with competing visuals

Don't see it if You love the original show and want to be able to focus on the action at hand. The use of the camera and video was very distracting.

Also There were also sound issues and some of the singing was flat. One of ... Read more Read less

85
Funny, Clever, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if You are willing to use your imagination to consider the message the playwright is conveying about life. Many funny lines throughout the show

Don't see it if You want a linear story with the same actor playing the one character.

90
During previews
Seared
Midtown W
Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like original shows with real life problems and characters. Great acting and script. Love the aromas coming from the cooking on stage.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays with crisp, fast moving dialogue or have no interest in the behind the scenes of running a restaurant

90
Amazing choreography, Must see, Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if You love the music of the Temptations and want to find out more about their backstory and rise to fame

Don't see it if You don't like jukebox musicals - although this definitely has a story to it along with the long list of their incredible hits

88
Benny & Joon
Millburn
Enchanting, Quirky, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You are interested in a thoughtful, well told story about people who are struggling real life challenges. A must see for Bryce Pinkham fans

Don't see it if If you have issues with challenging topics like mental illness and loss

Also I had never seen the movie so was not sure what to expect. It was a gr... Read more Read less

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Must see, Relevant

See it if You like a refreshing new musical about acceptance, tolerance and thinking about others rather than yourself. Guaranteed you leave smiling!

Don't see it if You do not have an open mind and are a narcisist

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see a favorite book come to life on stage. Great acting and staging.

Don't see it if you don't like dramas and prefer lighter fare.

85
Downstairs
West Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You like an interesting family drama with some unexpected plot twists. Also if you want to see 2 great real life sibling actors on stage.

Don't see it if You prefer light, fluffy shows that deal with lighter subject matters

95
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Must see, Delightful

See it if If you like truly creative, clever dialogue (still amazed at how this was crafted from Shakespeare!), great acting and excellent score

Don't see it if You prefer the jukebox musicals with very little story running on Broadway now

90
Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent, Great writing, Funny

See it if You like strong characters and funny, yet serious story lines

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with profanity. Definitely lots of colorful language!

88
During previews
Transfers
West Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You like well acted, real life situations

Don't see it if you have no interest in how the scholarship/higher education system works

96
Absorbing, Intelligent, Must see, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if You want to learn more about this amazing true story of how people come together to help during a crisis/tragedy

Don't see it if You are heartless and have no interest in understanding the goodness of people

86
Entertaining, Great writing, Delightful

See it if You are a fan of Mean Girls or other similar movies/shows. It’s a fun show that needs a few tweaks before moving to Broadway.

Don't see it if You are not interested in high school girl Drama type shows

90
Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Relevant

See it if You are interested in shows with historical back drop and interesting stories about families.

Don't see it if You prefer fluff pieces that don't require you to think and care

Also I really enjoyed the production. One of the lead actresses was unable ... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You enjoy well written and acted plays. Great performances by the entire cast!

Don't see it if You prefer musicals

60
During previews
Amelie
Midtown W
Quirky, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if You love Phillipa Soo. It was boring and only one decent song. Am surprised this made it to Broadway. May have done better at smaller venue

Don't see it if You have other things to do.

33
For a previous production
Overrated, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if You like silly farces and physical comedy

Don't see it if If like intelligent shows. This was horrible! Glad I only paid $30 for it

50
During previews
Quirky, Relevant, Real life

See it if You want to hear in a funny sometimes uncomfortable way how someone can overcome their angst while trying to achieve their life goals

Don't see it if You don't like one person shows about depression, drugs and demons

89
Fully Committed
Midtown W
Quirky, Funny, Delightful

See it if you like to laugh and know the insanity from all aspects (customer and restaurant staff aliaround getting reservations at hot new restaurant

Don't see it if if you don't like one person shows.

90
Thought-provoking, Profound, Original

See it if You enjoy a poignant story about a coming of age story of a dysfunctional family (although who's family doesn't have issues/secrets)

Don't see it if you want a light-hearted show. This is very deep on many levels

97
Daddy Long Legs
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Romantic

See it if You enjoy a good love story in an intimate theater setting; two person show; wonderful voices

Don't see it if You want to see a big Broadway production

88
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Original, Intelligent, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You like to see history told in a very innovative and fresh way. You like rap and hip hop music along with creative dance sequences.

Don't see it if You like a traditional Broadway staging and show

100
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful

See it if You like creative shows with great acting

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