justcallmeliz

New York City | 25-34 | Female

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Reviews (29)
94
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy slapstick humor and have a good sense of humor.

Don't see it if Silly slapstick humor isn't your thing or things going wrong in a show (even if it's supposed to) would make you angry.

94
Absorbing, Entertaining, Riveting

See it if You like classic shows and don’t mind small productions

Don't see it if You’re not a Sondheim fan, and are expecting a big broadway production

85
Absorbing, Edgy, Profound, Thought-provoking, Masterful

See it if You want to see a play tell a story through dance. Also if you're interested in feminism and advocacy

Don't see it if You want a traditional play format, or if you are a survivor of sexual assault and are triggered by graphic description and representation.

70
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Absorbing, Clever, Delightful

See it if You love the original Anastasia and are up for some nostalgia

Don't see it if You are tied to it being the same as the original. Also if you don't like use of a screen on stage for effects

Also I think the new numbers were mostly lacking and the new villain, Gleb,... Read more Read less

65
Enchanting, Masterful, Great singing

See it if You enjoy little known Sondheim musicals

Don't see it if You're expecting mainstream well known songs from Sondheim

87
Funny, Ambitious, Original

See it if You enjoy a new take on the inherently misogynistic Taming of the Shrew. And if you enjoy taking the piss out of Donald Trump.

Don't see it if You prefer traditional Shakespeare plays, don't like feminism, are a Trump supporter.

85
During previews
Absorbing, Clever, Funny

See it if you enjoy dark comedy

Don't see it if You don't like swearing or offensive humor

90
Kentucky
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Absorbing, Must see, Great writing

See it if You like a good back-story

Don't see it if You are distracted by small productions that have to get creative with casting/staging (that cat...omg)

86
Drunk Shakespeare
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Original, Must see

See it if You like drinking, are not easily offended and appreciate a good offensive joke

Don't see it if You are easily offended, don't like drinking/seeing other people drunk, expect to actually see/understand a Shakespeare play

96
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Must see

See it if You enjoy classics, are interested in Jewish culture, and/or love Danny Burstein (although does anyone NOT love Danny Burstein??)

Don't see it if You can't stay focused for a loooong show

87
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Must see, Enchanting

See it if You enjoy fantastical shows and catchy scores.

Don't see it if You're expecting the same top notch quality that is in the original cast-recording with Idina and Kristin. It's good though.

100
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Hilarious, Must see

See it if You enjoy crude, offensive humor, you don't mind puppets, you like to laugh.

Don't see it if You are easily offended or can't see yourself being entertained by puppets.

58
During previews
Dragged out, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if You like deep thought-provoking narratives, and different ways of storytelling.

Don't see it if You are bored easily and don't like dragged-out narratives.

75
Entertaining, Funny, Racist

See it if You are open-minded.

Don't see it if You're easily offended.

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if You like innovative shows

Don't see it if You don't like hip hop/rap

75
Quirky, Edgy, Clever

See it if You enjoy seeing shows that are not traditional and appeal to younger audiences.

Don't see it if You're more into classics/more traditional shows or don't like shows about high school.

Also I found it to be a little *too* young and unrelatable - and I'm not ev... Read more Read less

62
J&K: 1965
Lower E Side
Ambitious, Entertaining, Profound, Refreshing

See it if You like immersive theater and role playing

Don't see it if You want to see a more traditional type of show

95
Happy Karaoke Fun Time
East Village
Clever, Hilarious, Great singing, Quirky, Must see

See it if You like improv and musicals & want a good laugh.

Don't see it if You want an elaborate show with scripted scenes. Also if you're offended by crude humor and swearing.

Also The show was great and hilarious. The ONLY thing that would stop me fr... Read more Read less

95
The Infinite Wrench
East Village
Clever, Hilarious, Quirky, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You like seeing something hilarious and something deep in the same show. Also if you like shows that break the 4th wall.

Don't see it if You don't like non-traditional shows, are conservative and get offended by liberal views (gets political), don't like immersive shows.

Also The only reason I didn't give it 100 was because it was a nightmare ge... Read more Read less

68
Disappointing, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you're not looking to see a traditional play and are mostly going for the experience of being in what's essentially a themed bar.

Don't see it if You are expecting to see an actual performance.

Also The mini performances are somewhat lacking. The atmosphere was cool an... Read more Read less

93
I'll Say She Is
East Village
Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if You enjoy Marx Brothers humor - bad puns, slapstick humor, etc.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy simple humor or the Marx Bros.

92
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Original, Quirky

See it if You like LGBTQ productions, appreciate "out there" humor, want to laugh

Don't see it if You are wanting to see a traditional "Cinderella" story

27
Confusing, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if You like science/NASA, don't mind repetitive songs, like small or experimental productions

Don't see it if You are easily confused by weird storytelling (I still have no idea what it was about), don't like overly loud noise

76
Funny, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You like to laugh/have dark humor, appreciate a good "Bad Seed" reference

Don't see it if You don't have dark humor and/or haven't seen "The Bad Seed" (you don't necessarily HAVE to see it first, but you'll appreciate it more!)

77
During previews
Entertaining, Great acting, Cute

See it if You enjoy cutesy rom-com type shows. Also if you like Jane Krakowski, Laura Benanti, and Zachary Levi (and who doesn't? Cast is top notch!)

Don't see it if You're not into cutesy rom-com stuff and the cast appeal isn't enough to draw you in.

75
Matilda
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You enjoy big flashy broadway performances, you are easily amused, you like kid acting.

Don't see it if You are easily distracted by bad accents and you don't like cheesy endings.

100
Absorbing, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy heavy subject matter, great vocals, and adorable kid actors.

Don't see it if You prefer funny lighthearted shows.

48
Banal, Dated, Indulgent

See it if You like Shakespeare, you like Len Cariou, you know/appreciate older musicals.

Don't see it if You like a big production with a plot, don't like Shakespeare, expect to hear Cariou's good voice (he lost it), don't like older shows

90
Hilarious, Great dancing, Entertaining

See it if You like big musical tap dancy numbers. And if you like laughing.

Don't see it if You're the opposite of the see it if.