Joyce 6309

New York City

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Reviews (63)
75
Relevant

See it if You want more of the outcries against racism, sexism, violence. It’s a message worth pursuing but to schoolrooms across the country

Don't see it if You aren’t depressed enough by our country, president and politicians.

83
Continuity
Midtown W
Funny, mockollywood pastiche, Funny

See it if You enjoy stereotype view of Hollywood movie making. All bases are touched,: difficult diva, self absorbed leading man, lecherous producer..

Don't see it if You are not interested in comedy and not into climate change as the subject matter of the film within the play

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81
Mac Beth
West Village
Edgy, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like a unique interpretation of Shakespeare with a great cast and a clever staging. It was a memorable evening.

Don't see it if You like the traditional interpretation of the Bard’s words, and miss a evening of unexpected turns.

93
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You are into a modern day musical of the Greek tragedy Orpheus and Eurydice with novel songs, great performances and great staging.

Don't see it if If you like traditional musicals and don’t mind missing a wonderful evening’s entertainment

90
During previews
The Mother
Chelsea
Riveting, Intense

See it if You enjoy exceptional acting on the part of Isabelle Huppert. Mesmerizing play about a woman’s depression spinning out of control

Don't see it if You don’t like confusing alternative plots or subjects that are on the dark side.

83
Relevant, Intense

See it if You are into the reality of dealing with a parent/grandmother with Alzheimer’s. Not an easy show to witness having experienced it personally

Don't see it if You like your entertainment light and happy. But you will miss a great cast headed by Elaine May bringing it to life

100
During previews
Outstanding

See it if You can get tickets! A beloved book brought to Broadway under the expert playwriting of Aaron Sorkin with a marvelous cast. Don't miss it

Don't see it if You don't like southern racial subjects, and want to miss the hit of the year.

61
Confusing, Disappointing

See it if You love Dylan lyrics in a stylized rendition to fit the script of depression era tales played by talented actors, singers and musicians

Don't see it if You are not a Bob Dylan fan and don't love multi plot lines delivered with music

90
During previews
Mother of the Maid
East Village
Glen close, glen close

See it if You want to know about Joan of Arc's family from a unique point of view and watch Glen Close give another amazing performance.

Don't see it if You aren't into historical drama but you will miss a gripping play with the consummate actor!

84
During previews
Great acting

See it if You love great actors who carry the weight of a mediocre script involving the “false news” theme of today

Don't see it if You want to miss cherry jones and bobby carnevale in action

98
During previews
Private Peaceful
Midtown W
Great acting, Absorbing, Masterful

See it if You want to watch an amazing actor, Shane O'Regan, perform multiple roles in a coming of age plot with the background of World War Two

Don't see it if You don't appreciate one man shows or tales of growing up poor in England at the turn of the century

84
The Beyonce
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting

See it if You like modernized and humorized Chekhov with a well-acted cast that keeps you engaged

Don't see it if You don't like clever reinterpretations of classics

81
During previews
Well played ensemble

See it if You like creole, voodoo, slavery and fairy tales

Don't see it if You are not interested in a quadroon history lesson

71
During previews
Fire in Dreamland
East Village
Needs work

See it if You enjoy using your imagination

Don't see it if You can't be patient with a storyline

96
During previews
Funny, Great acting, Witty wise and wonderful

See it if You like clever dialogue, great ensemble cast, funny and sad storyline on being gay in 1968. Question: has anything changed?

Don't see it if You are not interested in homosexuality and the lifestyle

76
During previews
Absorbing

See it if You are into four hours of Eugene O'Neill. Dated but compelling

Don't see it if You don't like plays about despair and alcoholism

77
Miss You Like Hell
East Village
Relevant, Great singing

See it if You like musicals about a deportation road trip played by very talented performers

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

99
Yerma
Upper E Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You crave brilliant performances in a unique setting.

Don't see it if Want to avoid infertility issues in today’s society and profanity.

77
Clever

See it if You like science dished out in rap.

Don't see it if Don't see it if esoteric mind bending is not your thing

81
Kings
East Village
Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You are oblivious to Washington's modus operandi bringing us to the disillusionment existing in our government today. Well written and wel

Don't see it if You are tired of hearing what is wrong with our government

88
During previews
Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You appreciate a Globe Theater experience with witty dialogue and exquisite singing

Don't see it if You expect a musical

71
During previews
Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if You have some understanding of Russian history and you like nonlinear writing. Actors did gave wonderful performances

Don't see it if You don't like nonlinear storyline and can sit through 3 acts

86
During previews
Mary Jane
East Village
Absorbing, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if You want to see a resilient woman deal with her child's illness with the aid of strong women

Don't see it if You are sensitive to the realities of illnesses in children. This does not spare you

98
During previews
Pipeline
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You love great performances by an ensemble cast given brilliant writing. This is theater at its best

Don't see it if You are not interested in a drama that illuminates the problems in our society today.

79
Great acting

See it if You are a fan of well crafted dialog and well acted performances.

Don't see it if You do not like overacting on the part of Richard Thomas.

90
During previews
The Rolling Stone
Upper W Side
Relevant, Riveting, Great acting

See it if You care about social injustice and the complex issues of the LBGTQ community and religious beliefs. These actors were amazing!

Don't see it if If you are not interested in high drama and homosexuality in Uganda

78
Ink
Midtown W
What’s with the danciing?

See it if You want to know about Rupert Murdoch and Larry Lamb and the start of the Sun. Well acted but the staging was over the top

Don't see it if You are not interested in the rise and fall of the newspaper industry

50
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Overrated, Disappointing, Banal

See it if You like musicals with an insipid plot filled with cliches.

Don't see it if You are over 18 and love innocuous musicals.

80
During previews
Exuberantly funny

See it if You loved the movie, enjoy silliness and want to smile. Cast did a great job.

Don't see it if You are looking for a traditional musical

76
During previews
The Cake
Midtown W
Sweet and sugary

See it if You like baking, humor, and an adorable Debre Jo Rupp

Don't see it if If you are tired of biases, lesbian angst, and sexual cliches

85
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Relevant

See it if You like Bryan Cranston reprising a role from an old movie that is timely today concerning government, politics and media.

Don't see it if If you don’t want to have your entertainment politically themed and want to miss Bryan Cranston in a memorable role.

85
During previews
The Hard Problem
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You like Stoppard on the topic of consciousness and cognitive Thinking. Really a thought-provoking evening

Don't see it if You don’t want to think and ponder and just want to be entertained. After all, this is Stoppard

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Riveting

See it if You are interested in a play about an Irish family, the IRA, and familial relationships. This is a masterful production and not to be missed

Don't see it if You are challenged by Irish dialect and don't mind missing talented writing and talented acting

92
Clever, Great acting, Unique

See it if You want to know what your children are up to portrayed by a young talented cast and written by an upandcoming playwright

Don't see it if You don't want to witness a new talent writing on themes that have not been dealt with before

57
Banal, Disappointing, Insipid

See it if You like watching men act like boys.

Don't see it if You want a play with substance.

79
During previews
Entertaining, Romantic

See it if You loved the movie and enjoy Cinderella stories

Don't see it if You are not a romantic aged 18

86
Skintight
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny

See it if You enjoy good acting, good laughs and homosexuality en famillle. Check out the maid!

Don't see it if You don't like to laugh, watch Edina Menzel perform or still struggling with the LGBT community

99
Cyprus Avenue
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting

See it if You love great acting, brilliant writing, albeit a difficult play. Bravo Stephen Rea!

Don't see it if You don't like plays containing infanticide, insanity and insults.

67
A Blanket of Dust
Soho/Tribeca
Thought-provoking, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if Like political themes of a broken government

Don't see it if You are tired of "these truths are self evident" and it's only getting worse

76
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Disappointing

See it if You like good acting

Don't see it if You are looking for a plot that goes nowhere

87
During previews
The Metromaniacs
Midtown W
Delightful

See it if You like poetic farces with charming actors doing their best to create mayhem among them

Don't see it if You don't like rhymes

100
Welcome back, glenda!

See it if You love brilliant writing, excellent acting, insightful story of an aging woman

Don't see it if You don't like women on women

60
For a previous production
Insipid

See it if You love pratfalls and shtick. Must say the performers' timing was impeccable

Don't see it if You don't like silliness and escapism

87
For a previous production
Black Light
West Village
Mesmerizing

See it if You enjoy a master storyteller backed by good music. Jojama Jones is pure magic

Don't see it if You don't want to be thoroughly entertained

83
During previews
Admissions
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting

See it if You like plays questioning societies' foibles and mores presented by good acting

Don't see it if Don't see it if you don't want a rehashing of double standards existing in college applications

82
Really Really
East Village
Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if You like hi-intensity drama dealing with current social issues and values

Don't see it if You are averse to sexually explicit scenes

54
Junk
Upper W Side
Cliched

See it if You want to rehash the rising tide of greed in America with all its cliches

Don't see it if You are outraged by the present state of affairs in America. It will only add to your stomach acid.

85
In a Little Room
East Village
Funny, Quirky, Great writing

See it if You like dark comedy, great acting and well nuanced theater

Don't see it if You don't do quirky

81
Indecent
Midtown W
Great staging, Overrated, Masterful

See it if You enjoy Yiddish-themed theater with a historical background, cleverly staged with a wonderful cast

Don't see it if If you don't like klezmer music

53
During previews
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Disappointing

See it if You are fan of three capable actors not at their best.

Don't see it if You are not into lackluster performances. It seemed constrained and failed to deliver its message