Kristin E

The Bronx | 25-34 | Female
About:  My grandmother always loved theater, and as a child, she frequently took me to children's shows at local theaters. I soon graduated to regular theater. While I started attending theater at 3, my first Broadway show was Grease, when I was 11 ( we were dancing to "We Go Together" in my jazz dance clas... Read more Read less
Reviews (52)
91
Hilarious, Great singing, Great staging, Enchanting, Riveting

See it if You enjoy classic musicals, hilarious shows, and period pieces/

Don't see it if If you hate musicals and hate period pieces. If you want something social conscious and serious.

88
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if This is great for anyone who loved the movie. If you enjoy comedy and can suspend belief than you'll enjoy. Touching moments too.

Don't see it if You disliked the movie. Don't like musical comedies. Don't like musicals based on films. If mild crudness/cursing upsets you

87
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Must see

See it if You love Glenn Close. You like period pieces. You enjoy old hollywood. Whatever happened to Baby Jane meets Misery!

Don't see it if You don't like Glenn Close, you dislike stories about hollywood and actors. You dislike ALW

85
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great staging

See it if You love The Golden Girls! This is for the true fans, not the mildly acquainted. Also if you like shows set in the 80s!

Don't see it if You don't care about the Golden Girls or don't like puppets. If sexual innuendo and some cursing offends you, this isn't for you.

96
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Delightful, Great dancing, Entertaining, Must see, Great singing

See it if You love shows with great tap dancing, great singing, and a cute story. It is a shame it is closing so soon! See it before it does.

Don't see it if If you don't like shows with historical context or any mention of racism. If you aren't big on song and dance. If you only care about Audra!

95
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if Love the wizard of oz. Like stories from alt views. Want great music/singing; laughs and tears.

Don't see it if You hated Wizard of Oz. Also, if you aren't into musicals or want something edgy and more obscure.

88
Delightful, Enchanting, Great dancing, Great singing

See it if You enjoy classic musicals. This is a great period piece. While the show is long, my 7 year old niece was transfixed the whole show.

Don't see it if You don't like classical musicals. You don't enjoy period pieces. Or if you are hyper and don't enjoy long shows.

80
Delightful, Funny, Slow, Great writing, Great staging

See it if You like Tennessee Williams and enjoy the show. You enjoy great acting. If you enjoy stories of a southern belle, or the complexities of fam

Don't see it if You need "Trigger warnings." If you can't sit still, it's long, and slow in parts. If you only enjoy happy musicals.

83
Clever, Cliched, Delightful, Funny, Enchanting

See it if You like musical comedy. If you enjoy spoofs, camp and old fashioned music.

Don't see it if You need more substance. Or if you don't enjoy spoofs or camp. Also, if you are offended by drag queens and the occasional F bomb/profanity,

71
Idiot
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Clever, Confusing

See it if You know/liked the book, you enjoy creative staging and more artys shows.

Don't see it if You like more traditional plays, if you aren't into Russian Lit

84
During previews
Ideation
Midtown E
Confusing, Clever, Absorbing, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if You want a show that will make you think and won't give you all the answers. A show that may leave you confused.

Don't see it if You're not interested in a show with corporate culture, models and equations. If you want a show that tells all the answers. Or want fluff.

88
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Enchanting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like funny musicals and puppets with some . If you enjoy stories about young people trying to survive jobs, money, love after college.

Don't see it if You don't like musicals, crude humor, puppets or stories about trying to figure life out in the real world.

75
Trip of Love
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Great music, Great wardrobe, Fluffy

See it if 60s music, fashion and culture. If you are okay with no story-line. Not a favorite, but a fine time. I loved the clothes!

Don't see it if You need a story-line. If you dislike jukebox musicals or if you don't care about the 60s.

82
During previews
A Room of My Own
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Dated

See it if You like Shows about semi-disfunctional familiesz Shows that break the 4th wall. Period peace('79-80).

Don't see it if You don't enjoy shows about the complexity of family, hate cursing.

97
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if Fabulous acting, dancing and singing

Don't see it if You don't like dancing. If any mention of sex, sexuality or (occasional) cursing will offend you.

69
During previews
Entertaining, Dated, Quirky

See it if You like Shakespeare, you have a long memory for musical theater, you know and like Len Cariou.

Don't see it if You don't know or care about Shakespeare. You dislike one-man shows, you won't get the references to old-school musicals.

79
The Fantasticks
Midtown W
Cute, Dated, Clever, Fluffy

See it if You like simple boy meets girl stories; you enjoy old fashioned theater with minimal set and cast; you like lighter stories/

Don't see it if You don't like older stories. You like complicated plots, huge sets, and BIG song and dance numbers.

99
Entertaining, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You like or at least are open to hip-hop and Spanish music in musicals or in general.

Don't see it if You only like traditional show tunes

97
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Funny, Must see

See it if I would recommend this show to anyone who loved the movie! Anyone that likes fun, comical, shows. If you enjoy children singing.

Don't see it if You prefer more serious somber theater. If you don't like children performing. If you hated the movie.

88
Hand to God
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Hilarious, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if People who enjoy dark, vulgar, dirty comedy. Those who enjoy satire and are not easily offended.

Don't see it if You don't like dark comedy or shows that mock religion. If you are offended by cursing and don't enjoy risque theater.

90
For a previous production
Entertaining, Great music, Fun, Pop culture

See it if You like Motown

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

91
On The Town
Midtown W
Funny, Great dancing, Great music

See it if You like musicals, tap dancing and old fashioned shows! So cute!

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

76
Anything Goes
Midtown W
Dated, Funny

See it if You like cutsy musicals

Don't see it if You like more modern pieces

74
For a previous production
ELF The Musical
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Cute

See it if You liked the movie and enjoy holiday shows that are fun and lighthearted.

Don't see it if You didn't like the movie or don't like Christmas shows.

87
Entertaining, Edgy, Quirky, Fun

See it if You like rock-musicals. Also, if you are okay with shows that are light on plot.

Don't see it if You have never been to Broadway before (or at least know this is non-traditional). You prefer classics or may be offended.

79
Clever, Confusing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You want to see a great show and support local theater!

Don't see it if Three hours us too long for you or you need more staging

88
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Refreshing

See it if You like Anne of Green Gables and are open to one actor playing multiple parts. The show uses dance to tell the story as well.

Don't see it if You only like A traditional big show with multiple actors and flashy song and dance numbers. Also, if you don't care about AOGG.

89
Enchanting, Entertaining, Fun, Great costumes, Great staging

See it if You enjoy jukebox musicals, enjoy latin-pop and Gloria Estefan. You want to dance in your seat

Don't see it if You dislike jukebox musicals and don't care about Gloria Estefan

70
Paramour
Midtown W
Absorbing, Fun, Great acrobatics, Fluffy

See it if I've never been to cirque Du Soilei before so I didn't know what to expect. If you enjoy acrobatics with song, dance and a weakish plot.

Don't see it if You need a stronger book, this one was rather weak. If you aren't into acrobatics. If you want traditional theater.

91
Clever, Entertaining, Profound

See it if You like classic greek plays with a modern spin.

Don't see it if You don't like the story of Antigone or don't like modern adaptions.

99
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like great musicals combining hip-hop, and traditional spanish music.

Don't see it if You hate rap and prefer traditional musical theater music.

92
Enchanting, Delightful, Funny, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You love classic musicals and rom-coms like You've got Mail and The Shop Around the Corner.

Don't see it if You prefer more modern shows. You don't enjoy sweet romantic comedies, This show won't make you think, but you will laugh, and maybe cry.

88
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Adorable, Delightful

See it if You enjoy a show all child-cast. You like fun, cut shows. You liked the peanuts strip/Cartoon. You don't need a show to be deep to enjoy it.

Don't see it if You are annoyed by children singing. Don't like "kid themed" shows. If you dislike musicals. If you need something deep or full of action

70
Clever, Entertaining

See it if If you would like to know more about Edward Gorey the person.

Don't see it if You don't know who Edward Gorey is and have no desire to find out.

71
Votes
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Slow

See it if You are interested in a musical parody/satire about The Clintons.

Don't see it if You don't like quirky political satire musicals.

90
Old Hats
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great music, Vaudeville-esq

See it if You enjoy physical comedy. You regret not being alive for vaudeville. You like to laugh. You can enjoy throwback theater.

Don't see it if You don't like physical comedy. You don't enjoy great music/great bands. You need more of a cohesive story or serious plot line.

74
Women Without Men
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Dated

See it if You like shows with all women casts with characters bickering and being petty.

Don't see it if You don't like period pieces. You don't enjoy dialogue with bickering.

93
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Delightful, Cute

See it if You love Disney. If you can enjoy children's show. "The Be Our Guest" scene is still one of my favorites

Don't see it if If you hated the movie If you hate kids movies. If you need more sophisticated and high brow shows!

96
Absorbing, Funny, Delightful, Raunchy

See it if You like drag, fabulous costumes, fun songs, raunchy humor and a touch of heart

Don't see it if You're going to be distracted by their attempts at accents, you don't like drag queens or references to sex/homosexuality.

87
Washer/Dryer
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Cute, Delightful

See it if You enjoy cute, fluffy, funny rom coms type plays. You can be entertained by a simple fun story about marriage.

Don't see it if You like more serious, deep, profound story lines. If you are offended by references to sex or homosexuality.

49
Cabaret (Broadway)
Midtown W
Overrated, Boring, Great dancing

See it if Great dancing is enough to entertain you. The lead song was good too.

Don't see it if You need more than good dancing to enjoy a good show. You are easily offended.

89
During previews
I And You
Midtown E
Clever, Absorbing, Funny, Quirky, Original

See it if You enjoy shows with two actors. You can enjoy shows about teenage angst and a lot of banter. You enjoy shows that make you laugh and cry.

Don't see it if You don't like shows about teenagers/high schools and get annoyed by teen angst. If you get annoyed by banter. The ending was a twist.

72
Evita
Brooklyn
Slow, Intelligent

See it if You like historical dramas and enjoy the music.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy historical shows

79
During previews
The Changeling
West Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining, Confusing

See it if You like classic shows.

Don't see it if You don't like sex and violence. If you don't enjoy Jacobean tragedy's or period pieces.

73
Sylvia
Midtown W
Funny, Great staging, Fluffy, Cute, Hilarious

See it if You enjoy Matthew Broderick. Or if you like cute, humerous, fluffy plays, that lack substance but provide entertainment. If you love dogs

Don't see it if You don't like Broderick. Or Can't handle Vulgar/raunchy language; If you prefer serious, sophisiticated theater.

86
Fish in the Dark
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You like Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm

Don't see it if You don't find Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm funny, you probably wouldn't enjoy this show.

72
Happy Days
Soho/Tribeca
Cute, Funny

See it if You liked the TV show

Don't see it if You don't like shows based on TV shows

90
Memphis
Midtown W
Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if If you love old school R&B and period pieces.

Don't see it if You don't like that type of music, or always want a happy ending. The st0ry was a bit sad in parts!

74
39 Steps
Gramercy
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like comedies and period pieces.

Don't see it if You prefer serious theater

89
Clever, Entertaining, Riveting

See it if This was a very funny show. If you like dark comedy, then see this.

Don't see it if If you find it morbid for a show to turn murder into humor.