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New York City | 25-34 | Male

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Reviews (101)
71
During previews
The Minutes
Midtown W
Interesting

See it if You would like a play that is done in a almost mockumentary stage style.

Don't see it if You want a play that isn't quite so dry with its humor.

Also I liked parts, but the tone shift is a bit bizarre. You can definitely... Read more Read less

33
Rules of Desire
Midtown W
Insipid, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if You're curious to see a new William Mastrosimone play.

Don't see it if You want a play where the characters are fully fleshed out.

Also I think this was intended to be erotic game of two strong willed peopl... Read more Read less

61
Disappointing, Clever, Ambitious

See it if You like contemporary musicals. You like musicals that are on the darker side.

Don't see it if You prefer fluffy, happy-go-lucky musicals.

Also Feels like they bit off more then they could chew. In tackling so many... Read more Read less

40
During previews
The Perplexed
Midtown W
Disappointing

See it if You like Greenberg's plays.

Don't see it if You like a compelling plot.

Also I'm not sure I understand what this paly was a about. It's definitely ... Read more Read less

60
A Peregrine Falls
East Village
Slow, Indulgent

See it if A drama about a family digging up tragedy from their past. Lots of family fighting with one another.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays about people uncovering skeletons in their closets.

Also This felt like a version of a play or movie we see over and over again... Read more Read less

64
During previews
Darling Grenadine
Midtown W
Delightful, Cliched

See it if You love new musicals that are a bit of throwback to older musicals.

Don't see it if You love musicals that push boundaries.

Also The show has it's moments, but in the end it was a little too sacchari... Read more Read less

30
Fluffy, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if You like silly, fluffy, musicals.

Don't see it if You're hoping for a satire.

Also It didn't work for me. I was hoping it was a satire, but its a pretty ... Read more Read less

50
Slow, Ambitious

See it if You like quirky pieces about quirky characters.

Don't see it if You prefer plays with a traditional plot. Prefer plays where actors don’t play multiple roles.

Also There’s some interesting characters and plot lines, but we are only se... Read more Read less

42
MsTRIAL
Midtown W
Disappointing, Banal

See it if You like plots the revolve around the law.

Don't see it if You want something that feels authentic. The 1st act feels like it was only written to have the discussions in the second act.

79
Is This A Room
Gramercy
Intense, Absorbing

See it if You have an interest in this particular case. You are interested in seeing what a director and cast can do with a transcript.

Don't see it if You want an actual play.

Also The performances really sold me on this. I thought all four actors wer... Read more Read less

78
Goodbye
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if You like small shows that blend humor and pathos.

Don't see it if You're looking for a linear plotline.

Also A nice small show that at times is funny and times deep. The main stor... Read more Read less

72
Greater Clements
Upper W Side
Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You're in the mood for a character study about people from a small mining town.

Don't see it if You want a lot of action and plot development.

Also I was engaged the entire runtime. two wonderful performances at the ce... Read more Read less

68
Insipid, Entertaining

See it if You like small character studies.

Don't see it if You want a show that feels fresh.

Also The performances are mostly good, and the scenes between mother and so... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Slow, Quirky

See it if You want to see an ensemble drama about how 2 brothers deal with their past.

Don't see it if You want to see a comedy.

Also The tension is pretty minimal. Because the stakes aren’t too high, the... Read more Read less

66
Uneven

See it if You like the work of Horton Foote.

Don't see it if You're looking for a dynamic production.

Also There are enjoyable parts, but the cast in uneven and slows down the p... Read more Read less

68
During previews
The Thin Place
Midtown W
Great acting, Slow

See it if You want to see a play that will tell you a Ghost Story.

Don't see it if You want more than a Ghost Story.

Also The performances are great. The play itself didn’t strong enough. Coul... Read more Read less

85
Compelling

See it if You want play that may push your buttons and level of comfort.

Don't see it if You want to be entertained and not challenged.

Also Wonderful ensemble. Extremely interesting script. Runs a bit too long,... Read more Read less

60
Intense

See it if You like new plays that deal in dark subject matters.

Don't see it if You prefer comedies that keep thins lite.

Also There’s some funny moments and some intense. But my enjoyment was temp... Read more Read less

60
The Hope Hypothesis
East Village
Uneven, Ambitious

See it if You like new ensemble driven plays about current issues.

Don't see it if You want a comedy that isn’t dark.

Also The script is interesting and the pace is right on track. But unfortun... Read more Read less

72
The White Chip
Midtown E
Great acting

See it if A unique play about alcoholism is interesting to you.

Don't see it if A play about addiction is not something that interests you.

Also The actors are great and sell the material. The play feels like a solo... Read more Read less

70
During previews
The Rose Tattoo
Midtown W
Funny, Dated, Dizzying

See it if You want to see an interesting take on Williams play.

Don't see it if You want a “by the books” production.

Also This production leans into the comedic elements. And I think it works.... Read more Read less

25
During previews
Disappointing

See it if You have children who are interested in seeing it.

Don't see it if You're looking for more then a touring production in a Broadway House.

Also Nothing against touring productions of youth aimed theater, but with a... Read more Read less

74
During previews
Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in seeing a new play about two lonely people finding one another.

Don't see it if You want to be uplifted.

Also The play is challenging, and I’m still not sure I’m 100% positive what... Read more Read less

45
During previews
Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if an ensemble satire about conservatives and religion sounds intriguing to you.

Don't see it if an ensemble satire about conservatives and religion doesn't sounds intriguing to you.

Also I had no issue with characters being unlikeable or not sharing the sam... Read more Read less

94
Talent is Sexy
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like small ensemble comedies with heart.

Don't see it if You want something big and flashy. Something dramatic.

Also Funny and touching. Nice work by the ensemble of 5.

75
Entertaining

See it if You like plays that mix history and music together in its storytelling.

Don't see it if You don't like plays that have a musical component to them.

Also Overall well done. There are times where we the audience members are a... Read more Read less

81
Dana H.
Gramercy
Great acting

See it if A true life story about abduction and mind games is something you can handle.

Don't see it if Stories of violence and physiological punishment are too much.

Also The performance really sells the play. Honestly calling it a play feel... Read more Read less

60
During previews
We're Gonna Die
Midtown W
Ok

See it if You like hybrid shows; it's not quite a musical, not quite traditional narrative, not quite a solo show...yet is.

Don't see it if You don't like the song of what I wrote above.

Also The lead performance is winning and I enjoyed some of the music, but I... Read more Read less

78
During previews
The Hot Wing King
Midtown W
Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like stories about the families we make, rather then the families we are born into.

Don't see it if You want a play that has figured out all of it quirks.

Also Overall enjoyed a lot of it. The performances are great, the writing i... Read more Read less

82
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing

See it if You like a modern take on history.

Don't see it if You prefer a "1776" style musical.

Also Finally got to see it, and while I enjoyed it and found it be good, no... Read more Read less

65
Disappointing, Entertaining

See it if You like flash. You like mash-ups.

Don't see it if You love the movie.

Also While I found some numbers enjoyable, it just doesn't rise to the movi... Read more Read less

76
17 Minutes
Midtown W
Absorbing

See it if You like plays that examine one characters exploration of the 7 stages of grief.

Don't see it if You don't want to be exposed to anything that deals with gun or school violence.

Also Well acted, well staged.

62
During previews
Uneven

See it if You like "who done it's".

Don't see it if You want a slick production. cast is uneven, and sometimes the direction feels like it's missing urgency.

60
During previews
Grand Horizons
Midtown W
Funny, Cliched

See it if You like plays that are about families, love, divorce, sibling rivalry.

Don't see it if You want a play at tackles the subject above in a new light.

Also It felt like the play was pulling its punches. It never got too funny ... Read more Read less

95
Great writing, Funny, Absorbing

See it if If you like new ensemble based plays with heart and laughs.

Don't see it if If you want something that won't present you with flawed humans are your main characters.

Also Pretty remarkable. Cast, Writing, Direction, Design.

61
Ok

See it if You like solo shows based on real life events.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a solo show that is also a play.

Also Charming performer, but there’s not much depth to the show. Some funny... Read more Read less

91
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if You're in the Holiday spirit and want to see a highly entertaining retelling.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in another retelling.

Also Wonderfully directed.

83
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining

See it if You want a big fluffy Broadway Musical.

Don't see it if You want something serious or less dated.

Also The supporting cast steals the show. So funny and enjoyable. Material ... Read more Read less

52
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Disappointing, Clever

See it if If you like new musicals based on indie films.

Don't see it if You good to new musicals for the score.

Also There’s some clever staging and a few songs that are enjoyable. But in... Read more Read less

62
Quirky

See it if You want to see a brisk parody of Vampire hunter movies.

Don't see it if You want a slick production.

Also There's a few laugh-out loud moments, but not as many as I had hoped f... Read more Read less

83
Fun

See it if You already love the show and score.

Don't see it if You want to see a production that does something new with the material.

Also A perfectly entertaining production of a great musical.

93
Great ensemble

See it if You want to see a play the a great ensemble.

Don't see it if You want something big or epic.

Also Terrific cast. All 5 were great. Found the the play to be entertaining... Read more Read less

75
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Refreshing

See it if You like new musicals with a strong score and performances.

Don't see it if You want a traditional book driven musical.

Also Great ensemble. Great Score. Thin plot

79
All My Fathers
East Village
Clever, Ambitious

See it if You like plays about family conflict, or plays that constantly shifting the style and structure of the play.

Don't see it if You want a straight forward narrative.

Also Beautifully designed. I see some here live that the play begins to com... Read more Read less

95
During previews
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Refreshing

See it if You want to see a well crafted piece of theatre that entertains and provoked thought.

Don't see it if The run time is a turn off.

Also I heard the hype and worried it couldn't have lived up to it...but it ... Read more Read less

84
During previews
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Sharp, funny

See it if You like Lett’s other plays. You want to see characters implode right in front of your eyes.

Don't see it if You want something where everyone is like able.

Also I love when playwrights present is realistic characters who don’t make... Read more Read less

77
During previews
Intense

See it if You are interested in a play that discusses drugs wrecking a working class family in Boston.

Don't see it if You are interested in a play that is a comedy or doesn't depict drug addiction.

Also Overall liked it, but it did feel like there's a scene missing. Withou... Read more Read less

73
During previews
Profound, Resonant

See it if You would like to see a top notch cast in a play about caring for someone during a tragic time in their life.

Don't see it if You don't want something that will challenge you, or you want comedy.

Also Lovely performances, well directed. sad, but thought provoking.

71
Make Believe
Midtown W
Clever

See it if You like new plays that deal about children and their learned behavior from their surroundings.

Don't see it if You want something lite or less on the nose.

Also I enjoyed the play, but perhaps didn’t enjoy it as much as others beca... Read more Read less

79
During previews
Resonant

See it if you are interested in themes of life, death, birth, loss.

Don't see it if you want comedy, or a straight narrative play.

Also Both actors are great. Both monologues have moments of great humor and... Read more Read less