John 8062

Brooklyn | 65+ | Male
About:  I have always loved going to shows. I enjoy the theater very much and want to see as many shows as I can.
Reviews (123)
79
During previews
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Refreshing, Intelligent, Funny, Clever, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy a play that is funny with many twists and turns to the plot.

Don't see it if you are tired with political commentaries as part of the dialogue.

79
Betrayal
Midtown W
Relevant, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy dramatic plays. The time sequence of the play is masterful.

Don't see it if you enjoy plays which the content is less serious.

75
Profound, Intelligent, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy plays where the content is both serious and amusing.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where the scenery and stage barely changes.

80
Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you want to learn the discrimination a white man faces in prison.

Don't see it if talk of violence is not your thing.

81
During previews
Delightful, Intelligent, Great staging, Great singing, Clever

See it if you enjoy the music of Jim Steinman cleverly made into a wonderful musical.

Don't see it if you are bothered by musicals where the singing is loud at times which distorts the words.

94
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you enjoy a wonderful musical that has it all; great dancing, singing and plot. Also, the humor is marvelous.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy musicals and would rather see a more dramatic play.

94
Must see, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy musicals with the theme of individuals who overcome obstacles. The singing and acting is A+.

Don't see it if you do not understand the language in which the play is spoken and you do not enjoy reading subtitles.

80
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you enjoy a musical where the singing and dancing is very serious and strenuous.

Don't see it if a musical that has intense lighting and singing is not to your liking.

84
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Masterful, Intelligent, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy plays where the main character overcomes obstacles of race and sexual gender.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays without any scene changes.

84
Happy Talk
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you enjoy plays with a current relevant theme.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy plays that take place in a single stage.

81
Burn This
Midtown W
Refreshing, Intelligent, Funny, Great acting, Clever

See it if you enjoy plays that have twists and turns with a surprising ending.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays that take place in one setting location.

79
Caroline's Kitchen
Midtown E
Quirky, Edgy, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like plays that have twist and turns in the plot.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where there is much screaming.

70
Excruciating, Banal, Thought-provoking, Disappointing, Dizzying

See it if you are a fan of Arthur Miller.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plots that keep going around and around which could have ended much quicker.

84
During previews
Clever, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy serious performances sprinkled with laughter.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays which the scenery does not change.

96
All My Sons
Midtown W
Must see, Masterful, Great staging, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to experience tremendous acting and a plot that will keep you at the edge of your seat.

Don't see it if dysfunctional families and family squabbles are not to your liking.

84
Intense, Must see, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to enjoy the wonderful acting of Broadway's elite.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy an unfounded interpretation of the 2008 Democratic Primary.

84
Vilna
Midtown W
Must see, Masterful, Intelligent, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you want to learn about the Jewish suffering in Vilna, Lithuania from 1915 to 1943 through a wonderfully acted play.

Don't see it if the topics of hatred and genocide are to depressing for you.

61
During previews
Overrated, Dizzying, Edgy, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you want to learn about the constitution and one woman's heroic life struggles.

Don't see it if you are tired of plays blaming all the world ills on "white men" and tired of the phrase "white privilege".

94
During previews
Masterful, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want wonderful singing, dancing and acting. Plus the humor of the play provides the audience with a sensational play.

Don't see it if you prefer a play with drama.

87
During previews
The Cake
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent, Profound

See it if you want to see a wonderful play about today's sexual and racial mores.

Don't see it if if you desire a play where the topic is not very serious.

77
Gloria: A Life
Gramercy
Clever, Intelligent, Epic, Profound, Riveting

See it if you want to learn the history of the women's movement and Gloria Steinem in particular.

Don't see it if you desire to see a play which is not political.

74
During previews
Random Acts
Midtown W
Great acting, Relevant, Profound, Resonant, Intelligent

See it if you want to see a good one person performance that holds your interest.

Don't see it if you enjoy more elaborate productions.

86
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Must see

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical with great acting and singing.

Don't see it if you expect to see any surprises based on the movie of the same name.

56
During previews
Disappointing, Dizzying, Confusing, Excruciating, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to learn some history about the important individuals of the Vietnam War peace movement.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays that are slow moving, too many characters played by too few actors and are performed in too warm of a theater.

84
During previews
Trick or Treat
Midtown E
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Delightful, Funny

See it if you enjoy plays that have many twists and turns to the plot.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays that are vague and leave you guessing why the characters have a hatred for one another.

73
During previews
Intelligent, Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy an intense play with strong actor performances, which has plot twists and turns.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where the beginning is hazy and the ending is even hazier.

84
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy entertaining plays that have it all; singing, dancing and humor.

Don't see it if the constant talk of death is not appealing to you.

79
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Quirky, Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy plays about human relations. This play is both serious and funny at times.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays that have an abundance of cursing.

91
Two's a Crowd
Midtown E
Must see, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you enjoy comedy plays which tell a story. You will enjoy the comedic commentary of everyday 21th century life.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where politics are mentioned.

84
Hannah Senesh
Financial
Must see, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to learn about the Nazi era period as seen through a remarkable women's eyes.

Don't see it if one person shows are not your thing.

80
Relevant, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to enjoy a comedic look at today's dating scene.

Don't see it if you are tired of hearing about the pitfalls of today's on line dating.

93
Intelligent, Great singing, Great acting, Funny, Delightful

See it if you want to see a wonderful play that has amazing dancing, singing and acting. In addition, your heart will be warmed by the plot.

Don't see it if plays that have a social and political message is not to your liking.

79
Working: A Musical
Midtown W
Intelligent, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you enjoy employment ups and downs put to a musical.

Don't see it if plays, short in duration are not to your liking.

70
Ink
Midtown W
Indulgent, Excruciating, Dizzying, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if you want to learn about the founding of the British newspaper, The Sun.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where actors are constantly yelling their confusing dialogue.

78
During previews
Public Servant
Midtown W
Intelligent, Profound, Intense, Great acting, Clever

See it if you enjoy plays which deal with family and personal relationships.

Don't see it if cliched political rhetoric is not your "bag".

94
Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you want to see a fantastic musical which tells an amazing human interest story about one of the best R&B groups ever.

Don't see it if the 60's and 70's music is not your "bag".

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

See it if you love musicals that have wonderful acting and singing. This play will have you constantly laughing.

Don't see it if musicals and "feel good" endings are not your "bag".

98
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Exquisite, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to be entertained with great acting and singing which is sprinkled with the history of the Hamiltonian period.

Don't see it if modern musicals is not your thing.

91
High Button Shoes
Midtown W
Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a musical that has it all; great dancing and singing. You will be wanting more when the show ends.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy musicals and want a serious play.

82
Resonant, Refreshing, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you enjoy musicals with wonderful acting.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy a small stage and where the audience sits on the stage.

77
Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Quirky, Funny, Confusing, Clever

See it if you enjoy plays with many twist and turns.

Don't see it if you desire plays where the plot is less confusing.

91
I Married an Angel
Midtown W
Must see, Masterful, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you enjoy wonderful singing, dancing and a humorous plot. The magnificent accompanying orchestra is an added treat.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where everything ends perfectly.

79
Thought-provoking, Overrated, Intense, Great acting, Disappointing

See it if you enjoy intense dramatic plays with wonderful actors.

Don't see it if you are expecting the play to live up to its hype. Also, at times, the dialogue was distorted.

89
Superhero
Midtown W
Refreshing, Must see, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if want to enjoy an entertaining musical with outstanding scenery.

Don't see it if you want a more intense plot in a play.

86
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Funny

See it if you want to see an entertaining musical performed by wonderful actors.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays that have a predictable "happy" ending.

88
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Intelligent

See it if enjoy wonderful singing and an ingenious plot that starts in the present and flows to the past.

Don't see it if you enjoy musicals that have a more traditional plot.

91
Call Me Madam
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Masterful

See it if you enjoy wonderful musicals that have great singing and dancing mixed with laughter.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy endings that tie everything together and makes you feel good.

61
Ambitious, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if you want to learn of Bayard Rustin's involvement in the civil rights movement.

Don't see it if you will be disappointed that the life of Bayard Rustin is not discussed in more detail. Also, the play is only 55 minutes.

88
During previews
Carmelina
Midtown E
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you enjoy entertaining musicals that are funny.

Don't see it if you dislike "sappy" endings where every character has a happy ending.

88
Delightful, Clever, Hilarious, Intelligent, Must see

See it if you want to be entertained with good singing and a funny plot.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy a play that attempts to include vaudeville.