Judy 613853

New York City | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (50)
94
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Intelligent

See it if An intelligent, funny look at the current state of America. It sucessfully walks the fine line of not too political but thought provoking

Don't see it if You don't like humor andyou think america is doing great, and not worth examining

72
Dated, Cliched, Relevant, Banal, Thought-provoking

See it if If you are interested in a fascinating woman, a bit of a sophmoric biopic but a trip down memory lane.

Don't see it if You wanted a sophisticated treatise and a great production

78
Clever, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Disappointing, Absorbing

See it if 3 great actors, and an intelligent look at the what should constitute the truth in journalism.

Don't see it if Not a fantastic script, and a talky play.

84
During previews
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if You like rock and roll biopics; a funny and entertaining look at Van Halen

Don't see it if you have no interest in rock and roll

84
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if you love the Irish plays filled with "down in their luck" men drinking too much, but who have a great gift of the gab

Don't see it if You have trouble deciphering the Irish brogue.

90
Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you like beautiful music and excellent staging of a classic musical, and you want to be enchanted.

Don't see it if You want an intellectual, wordy or modern play.

94
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Exquisite, Ambitious, Masterful

See it if you contemplate life and death, and all that it means, and if you would like to see a bravura performance by Glenda Jackson

Don't see it if you like conventional, linear plot, and a more cheerful experience in the theatre

83
Great singing, Entertaining, Overrated, Insipid, Great acting

See it if Musically entertaining show about a lie, that builds and builds to a foregone conclusion. Talented cast.

Don't see it if you enjoy wordy, intellectual dramas. This show had a predictable premise.

82
Funny, Entertaining, Quirky, Great acting

See it if Crazy , somewhat silly comedy performed by very talented comic actors, esp. Amy Schumer

Don't see it if You want a serious drama or even a serious comedy!

85
Enchanting, Exquisite, Great singing, Great staging, Indulgent

See it if You want to be transported to the Globe theatre and be in a baroque wonderland of kings and music.

Don't see it if You would like a modern subject matter or have no interest in the historical backgound presented. Could have been a little shorter-

76
Great staging, Great acting, Intense, Riveting, Excruciating

See it if you like a small but intense play, great actor, tough subject matter.

Don't see it if you would like a more developed play, and would want a more cheerful subject

68
During previews
Great acting, Edgy, Quirky, Disappointing, Raunchy

See it if You love Billy Crudup, who is wonderful, and like a one person show.

Don't see it if Not a great play about a raunchy and depressing character

95
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Dated, Clever

See it if You love Bette Midler and want a great ensemble, comedy piece.

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

84
For a previous production
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Relevant

See it if like on man shows, dynamic personality and whip-smart clever

Don't see it if you don't like one man comedic rants

68
During previews
Intense, Great acting, Disappointing

See it if You like an intense plot, good acting, no intermission

Don't see it if Not a great play and has upsetting subject matter

75
Absorbing, Disappointing, Great acting, Banal, Quirky

See it if good ensemble acting and some engaging moments in an underwhelming play

Don't see it if You want a great piece of writing

84
Absorbing, Great writing, Profound, Thought-provoking, Cliched

See it if If you liked "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed, she has a singular voice, and like an emotional and meaningful experience. Nia Vardalos is great.

Don't see it if you don't want to see people talking about their feelings, and don't like one woman shows, which this almost is.

85
Enchanting, Great acting

See it if you'd like a charming, period piece

Don't see it if you won't enjoy a play that's a bit sad in content

83
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if Great ensemble acting with quiet dignity and grace, well written and contemplative

Don't see it if You like plot driven plays

85
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you like risque,wildly funny and entertaining,

Don't see it if you will be offended by profanity and some tastelessness

83
For a previous production
Ambitious, Great staging, Overrated, Thought-provoking, Slow

See it if musically inclined or interested in Jewish history

Don't see it if Not interested in Jewish history

63
Indulgent, Quirky, Disappointing, Original, Overrated

See it if you are a younger person, edgy

Don't see it if you like clever and thoughtful writing

76
Overrated, Great acting, Intense, Profound

See it if you like a family drama and interesting shows

Don't see it if you want entertainment

96
Absorbing, Clever, Original, Great staging, Must see

See it if Everyone should see it.

Don't see it if you can't take a lot of techno-stimulus

93
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Great singing

See it if You want to see cutting edge theatre, with remarkable music

Don't see it if you're a fundamentalist churchgoer

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if An original play depicting life in South Korea. Fantastic concept and exciting staging.

Don't see it if You are not interested in South Korea, or modern themes

84
Absorbing, Clever, Ambitious, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if A very intellectual look at the human conditioin- great staging and acting.

Don't see it if you like drama and action. Very sophisticated and hard to follow all of the concepts discussed

86
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if You are a fan of Glenn Close. It is also a well staged and acted play about the phenomenon of Joan of Arc. Surprisingly poignant.

Don't see it if you don't like things off the beaten track= a bit different.

73
During previews
Romantic, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Slow, Enchanting

See it if You love jazzy music, treat it as a concert rather than a play. BEAUTIFUL singing.

Don't see it if You want an interesting story= not much of one. The songs are all from Bob Dylan, but almost unrecognizable in their arrangement.

90
Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Masterful

See it if you'd like a beautiful, timeless musical with great choreography, with especially amazing ballet and singing

Don't see it if You don't like old-fashioned musicals

86
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting

See it if Very well written and acted play about diversity in admissions and what that means for this family. Very intellectually stimulating.

Don't see it if you want a musical or something more entertaining in a light hearted way

91
Clever, Enchanting, Great acting, Funny, Intelligent

See it if clever writing and characters, none so bright, who go on, are your pleasure. Great set, lots of humor with much drama.

Don't see it if I think almost everyone would enjoy this cast and this play, it is a gem.

89
During previews
Absorbing, Clever, Great writing, Riveting, Intelligent

See it if you like one person shows, cleverly and movingly written about a famous feminist dealing with her cancer and the world

Don't see it if You aren't interested in her experience and the graphic details

90
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Profound

See it if You like a clever, well written drama that takes you through some important and weighty issues with humor and grace

Don't see it if you like something frothy, mucical or light

49
Disappointing, Slow, Indulgent, Cliched, Dated

See it if you like talky plays and are interested in the times of Joseph Papp

Don't see it if Neither the play nor acting was vibrant.

95
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Must see

See it if Shakespeare at it's best- funny, inventive, clever and wonderfully staged and acted. Made very accesssible. Timely, too!

Don't see it if you don't like broad, witty comedy

72
Slow, Disappointing, Resonant

See it if you like family dramas, and some good actors.

Don't see it if Not a great script- a bit boring and not poetic or as meaningful as it would like to be.

76
Absorbing, Cliched, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if would like a history of gay life summed up in a relationship play...it has some nice moments, but the subject has been done better

Don't see it if you are not interested in the subject matter...

73
Enchanting, Disappointing, Confusing, Great acting

See it if You want an intimate experience with great actors; you feel like you are in the living room with them.

Don't see it if Not a great play, wanders...

72
Clever, Ambitious, Indulgent

See it if Really a one man show with interesting video/technical additions

Don't see it if you'd like a more traditional drama

76
Entertaining

See it if you like great music and musical performances, young and energetic

Don't see it if you want a thought provoking book

84
Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if Like clever dialogue and a luminous leading lady

Don't see it if British post-war politics are not of interest, and clever wordplay is not your thing

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to be fully engaged in the plot and character, with edge of your seat suspense about what will happen.

Don't see it if you are not interested in religion, and it's effects on others

90
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you like great actors and one person shows that are well written, and not someone playing different characters

Don't see it if has discussions about sex and some inappropriate behavior

85
For a previous production
Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you like John LeCarre books of espionage and diplomacy in the modern world

Don't see it if you want action or musical variety

80
For a previous production
Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you like great music performed wonderfully

Don't see it if you like a sophisticated or word driven drama

82
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Original, Profound

See it if you want an explosive war of words between 2 great actors

Don't see it if it's an uncomfortable sexual topic

75
Cliched, Dated, Enchanting, Disappointing, Great singing

See it if You have never seen a production or the movie

Don't see it if you are a young adult- boring!

96
Ambitious, Masterful, Must see, Intelligent, Great singing

See it if Everyone should see it.

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

66
Disappointing, Cliched, Entertaining, Great staging, Dated

See it if You've never seen a Broadway extravaganza before

Don't see it if You are a sophisticated theatre goer or a person who likes wordy, clever plays