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 (154)
91
Must see, Masterful, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to enjoy a well acted play where you will learn about life in 1930s Harlem.

Don't see it if you prefer musicals or plays without intense dramatic plots.

94
During previews
Must see, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you enjoy wonderful musicals. As an added treat, you'll learn about silver and gold mining in Colorado and the Titanic.

Don't see it if your interests are tragic plays.

84
During previews
Relevant, Masterful, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you want to enjoy a dramatic play which includes wonderful songs by Bob Dylan.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy dramatic intense plays.

75
Intelligent, Great staging, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to relive the historical period of 1945 to 1969 through music.

Don't see it if you do not like one person plays.

89
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical that is funny.

Don't see it if more dramatic plays are your "bag".

94
Masterful, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a wonderful musical about one of the most admired hall of fame singers.

Don't see it if musicals are not your "bag".

94
During previews
Relevant, Must see, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to enjoy a play that will keep you on the edge of your seat. The acting is superb and intense.

Don't see it if you enjoy plays that are not dramatic.

69
Indulgent, Excruciating, Dizzying, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you enjoy a comedy play mixed with a bit of slap stick.

Don't see it if you dislike plays that are slow moving and repetitive at times.

91
During previews
Grand Horizons
Midtown W
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to experience a wonderful play that has humor, but also deals with human and family disappointments.

Don't see it if you want to enjoy a family play due to the adult content and language.

89
Great singing, Great acting, Great staging, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical that has a moral ending.

Don't see it if you want a play that leaves you guessing at the end as to the outcome.

81
Intelligent, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to enjoy a delightful musical parody of British romance movies.

Don't see it if you have not seen any of the movies that are being parodied, since it may be hard to follow.

77
Intense, Intelligent, Epic, Edgy, Great acting

See it if you want to see a very dramatic play.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy very serious plays and want a light hearted play.

92
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to see a wonderful musical with endless entertainment. Plus you will learn the history of Eva Peron.

Don't see it if elaborate musicals are not "your thing".

84
During previews
Games
Soho/Tribeca
Masterful, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Clever

See it if you want to learn the history of how sports, religion and politics influenced the 1936 Olympics.

Don't see it if you enjoy plays where the scenery is very elaborate.

84
Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy dramatic plays and tremendous acting.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where the stage remains the same throughout the performance.

80
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you enjoy musicals that make you happy.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where everything turns out perfect.

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.

74
During previews
The Minutes
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Intense, Edgy, Dizzying, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy the plays which feature the double dealing side of politics.

Don't see it if you want to see an uplifting entertaining play.

89
Mack & Mabel
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical that has it all.

Don't see it if you enjoy dramatic intense plays.

82
Medea (BAM)
Brooklyn
Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to enjoy a dramatic play which has wonderful acting.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays which have a violent content.

74
During previews
West Side Story
Midtown W
Profound, Resonant, Relevant, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a short (1 hour and 45 minutes) enjoyable musical.

Don't see it if having the actors simultaneously portrayed on a wall screen as they are on stage is distracting to you.

89
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you want to enjoy a dark comedy about one of today's major social issues, "aging".

Don't see it if you do not enjoy plays where the scene does not change.

93
Greater Clements
Upper W Side
Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Clever

See it if you want to enjoy an intense play that touches your emotions. The play has wonderful twists and turns in the plot.

Don't see it if you enjoy light themed plays or are into musicals.

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

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical that will make you very happy.

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

79
The Mikado (NYGASP)
Upper E Side
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical.

Don't see it if you will be frustrated when the entire ensemble sings and they drown each other out which prevents you from understanding the words.

89
Great writing, Must see, Intelligent, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you want a delightful play mixed with a narrative history and musical songs about Deanna Durbin.

Don't see it if one woman (person) shows are not to your liking..

84
Must see, Masterful, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to enjoy a wonderful musical of a classic novel.

Don't see it if you desire a more dramatic play.

79
During previews
Refreshing, Intelligent, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want to enjoy delightful music of Maury Yeston.

Don't see it if you want to see a play which has actors performing.

79
During previews
Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see an enjoyable musical with an important social message.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy singing, which verges on screaming the lyrics, that makes it hard to understand the words.

91
During previews
Bella Bella
Midtown W
Intelligent, Entertaining, Great acting, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to learn some history of one of America's controversial politician performed in a most humorous way.

Don't see it if one person plays is not to your liking.

94
Must see, Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you want to see great acting, singing, dancing, staging; simply a great play.

Don't see it if you enjoy intense dramatic plays and musicals are not to your liking.

70
During previews
TERRA FIRMA
Gramercy
Overrated, Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if you want to see a play where people live in an alternative habitat.

Don't see it if you would be bored with a play where the scenery does not change.

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.