Kathryn M 7318

Twinsburg | 35-49 | Female
About:  I've been a figure skating coach for over 27 years. When I'm not on the ice, I'm cooking, reading, writing, blogging, or traveling with my family. I've loved Broadway ever since I was a child and was introduced to Les Miserables and Phantom in 1985 and 1986 respectively.
Reviews (38)
88
Octet
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great singing, Exquisite, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you like thought provoking theater. You might leave this show wanting to unplug from all social media and maybe even the internet in general

Don't see it if you don't want to think. An important show in this time when we are losing our ability to interact face to face, always needing a screen

95
Socrates
East Village
Masterful, Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if You enjoy questioning the beliefs around you and aren’t afraid of having your own beliefs challenged. It is masterfully done!!

Don't see it if You just want entertainment. This one will make you think.

85
Resonant, Intelligent, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy plays that are different and tell more by sometimes not saying too much. A very intelligent and funny work that makes you think!

Don't see it if You want a standard type story. This is a great study in interpersonal behaviors and group dynamics that doesn’t follow a traditional style.

100
During previews
Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Masterful, Exquisite

See it if You want to have an experience like no other. Stunning show that’s relevant without preaching

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see this one!

91
During previews
Absorbing, Edgy, Entertaining, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if you want something a little bit different. Great show all around, singing, acting, staging! I'm not a huge Sondheim fan but I loved this!

Don't see it if you get confused by non-linear story lines

94
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great acting, Great singing, Riveting

See it if You enjoy seeing something new. This is a beautiful show. Bob Dylan’s music arranged masterfully to a story set in Depression era

Don't see it if You like sugary musicals or theater based on movies. Otherwise, I think everyone should see this piece!

80
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Edgy, Funny, Raunchy, Clever

See it if you want to laugh and don't mind things getting a little raunchy. It's a fun show dealing with relevant topics

Don't see it if you're super serious, uncomfortable with sexuality, or don't like puppets.

90
Intense, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you like being confronted with difficult topics and encouraged to think about them in new ways. Very good show!

Don't see it if you want light hearted and fun. This show deals with relevant topics that some may not like being confronted with though humorous at times

87
Intense, Entertaining, Absorbing, Overrated, Funny

See it if you love the Harry Potter series and would love to spend an entire day immersed in the world of Hogwarts.

Don't see it if you can't sit more than 2 hours, or if you haven't seen Harry Potter.

94
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Great singing

See it if you want to have a good time and be entertained. If you like Jimmy Buffet music and light hearted romantic comedies.

Don't see it if you want something serious and earth shattering. But it's a wonderfully fun musical so I think everyone should see it and have a good time!

Also I really enjoyed this show and before seeing it I wasn't even especial... Read more Read less

90
Meteor Shower
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Delightful, Quirky

See it if you're an Amy Schumer fan and love quirky, funny plays.

Don't see it if you're looking for something serious or if you're offended by things on the raunchy side, though it really doesn't go too far, just hints

95
Rent
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Must see, Great writing, Edgy

See it if you love musical theater, rock n roll, and have an open mind about people and their preferences. It's a must see!

Don't see it if you have trouble accepting people as they are, though you should still see it maybe it would open your mind a bit, you just may not enjoy it

70
Dated, Cliched, Slow, Disappointing, Good dancing

See it if you like older style musicals.

Don't see it if you're looking for a great story line. This one is outdated and rather bland, though the dancing was very good.

90
Epic, Entertaining, Great singing, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you love classic Broadway! The staging is amazing and the story is powerful.

Don't see it if unless you have PTSD from serving in Vietnam, you should see it! It's an excellent show.

80
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Fun

See it if you like Disney movies and their Broadway adaptations. The music, costuming, and choreography were beautiful. Very well done.

Don't see it if you want something thought provoking. It is a fun and entertaining show.

88
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Refreshing

See it if you liked the movie you'll love this! It's amazing to see those kids play like they do! Wonderful show!

Don't see it if you don't like kids or if you want something super serious. This is a a fun, entertaining show, with truly great performers!

94
Clever, Hilarious, Raunchy, Intelligent, Edgy

See it if you want to laugh and maybe a little shocked as well. It is hilarious but it also makes you think too! The singing is excellent as well

Don't see it if you will be upset by religion being mocked, or the use of profanity, or the hard truth about AIDS in Uganda.

94
Delightful, Great singing, Edgy, Great writing, Relevant

See it if you have an open mind and want to be entertained with great music and a great story.

Don't see it if you are closed minded about sexual orientation.

99
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Must see, Refreshing, Intelligent, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if everyone should see this one!

Don't see it if you don't like music, or anything fun and interesting.

86
During previews
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Raunchy, Thought-provoking, Clever, Relevant, Edgy

See it if you want to see a new voice talking about topics that are normally hidden from the world's view and hear great music at the same time.

Don't see it if you are easily offended or don't want to have your world view challenged. It's a thought provoking show with great music.

97
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Riveting, Must see, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to be challenged to think in different ways. Bryan Cranston is phenomenal! Rush to see it before it’s gone! Best play I’ve seen!

Don't see it if You don’t like plays but I think everyone should see this one, it says a lot about our problems in society today

75
Entertaining, Great singing, Funny, Dated, Cliched

See it if You enjoy the old style musical. It does have funny parts and Kelly O’Hara is incredible! Dance choreography is phenomenal

Don't see it if You want to see something fresh and new. It seems to be trying too hard at times to be funny. A dated musical

92
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Exquisite, Intelligent, Riveting

See it if you want to see something different and intense. An excellent play about an Irish family caught in the world of the IRA

Don't see it if you have a hard time hearing/understanding accented English.

99
During previews
Clever, Relevant, Refreshing, Intelligent, Great singing

See it if a must see for teens or anyone remembering being a teen who desperately wanted to fit in. This show is thoughtful and hilarious

Don't see it if you want a serious show or if you don't have a sense of humor.

73
Cliched, Funny, Overrated

See it if you loved the movie, but don't need an excellent musical score. It is funny but the music fell flat for me.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals based on movies and if you want to hear great music.

91
Absorbing, Great acting, Funny, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you want new ideas and ways of thinking, intense theater with excellent acting, or relevant topics about truth in media. Masterful piece!

Don't see it if you don't like plays or intense theater that makes you think. This is a very good show with simple staging but excellent acting and story.

80
Slow, Entertaining, Refreshing, Relevant, Resonant

See it if you enjoy smaller stories just simply about life. Very timely dealing with harmony between people of different faiths

Don't see it if you need big stories and big music

97
Delightful, Funny, Clever, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You like great music and stories with heart!

Don't see it if you don't remember being a teenager and struggling through high school.

93
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Clever, Great singing

See it if you love big, bold Broadway productions! A wonderfully entertaining show, that everyone should see at least once!

Don't see it if you don't like witches.

100
Exquisite, Great staging, Masterful, Must see, Brilliant

See it if you want an experience like you've never had before! Everything about this show is masterful from the staging to choreography to singing!

Don't see it if there is no reason to not see this show! Full of love and beauty. Brings tears of joy, grief, and hope! Stunning! Must see this one!

Also I loved the original but this remake is even better! The staging is ab... Read more Read less

89
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Intelligent

See it if you are familiar with Shakespeare's plays and enjoy a good laugh. Very clever!

Don't see it if you can't stand Shakespeare or have no knowledge of his plays. It will be difficult to understand many of the jokes without prior exposure.

99
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great singing, Great staging, Must see

See it if you want to be moved by a masterful story of love and redemption. The music is hauntingly powerful and the acting and staging are sublime!

Don't see it if you want something light and fluffy. This is a phenomenally powerful piece that will probably leave you with a tear stained face.

Also This one may not be appropriate for younger children especially if the... Read more Read less

79
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Delightful

See it if you love Disney and their Broadway counterparts! It is a fun show, great for kids. Great music and choreography.

Don't see it if you want something thought provoking or if you mind occasionally noisy kids in the theater

91
Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Romantic, Epic

See it if everyone should see Phantom at least once in their lives! This is a great production!

Don't see it if you don't like musical theater, everyone else should see it!

90
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Must see, Relevant, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if you like romantic comedies and great singing. This is a great show, everyone should see it!

Don't see it if you're boring.

Also I didn't really enjoy the movie, so I wasn't sure I would like the mus... Read more Read less

89
Absorbing, Great staging, Profound, Relevant, Riveting

See it if you want to be moved to tears by the kindness of others. Refreshing, inspiring seeing people help each other in this xenophobic era.

Don't see it if you're looking for a Disney type musical. Very young kids might not understand what is happening, though the music is still wonderful.

93
Edgy, Intense, Relevant, Profound, Intelligent

See it if you want to see the world through someone else's eyes. It may not be what you expect but it will amaze you and tug at your heart.

Don't see it if you don't like to think about new things or be confronted with difficult topics.

97
For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Delightful, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if you are looking for something you've never seen before and want to laugh harder than you ever have!

Don't see it if you don't have a sense of humor