Laura Baker

New York City | 18-24 | Female
About:  I'm a theater major who takes any chance I can get to see a show
Reviews (39)
86
The White Chip
Midtown E
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You like fast paced autobiographical stories

Don't see it if Themes of addiction and religion upset you

85
Rinse, Repeat
Midtown W
Resonant, Intense, Great acting

See it if You enjoy family dramas and can handle the topic of eating disorders

Don't see it if You are triggered by eating disorders

88
During previews
Funny, Edgy, Clever

See it if You like Chekhov and modern takes of classics

Don't see it if You haven’t read/seen Three Sisters! It will not be as funny. Also if you dislike swearing

86
Noura
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great writing, Profound

See it if You enjoy stories of family and immigrants

Don't see it if You don’t like family dramas

87
During previews
Heartbreak House
Midtown W
Delightful, Exquisite, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy comedies

Don't see it if You don’t like comedies

86
During previews
This Flat Earth
Midtown W
Great acting, Intelligent, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You enjoy topical, relevant themes about our society

Don't see it if Themes of gun violence and shootings make you uncomfortable

73
During previews
Friend Art
Upper W Side
Clever, Relevant, Delightful, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You are a young artist

Don't see it if You don't like young artsy people

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if You enjoy lighthearted musicals and Laura Benanti's high notes

Don't see it if You find musical theatre repulsive

85
Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You want to witness the Supreme Queen herself Jessica Lange in the flesh

Don't see it if You have a small attention span. They don't call it LONG Day's Journey Into Night for nothing.

88
Blackbird
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if You are prepared for an emotional night at the theater

Don't see it if Themes of sexual abuse or child abuse are triggering to you

70
During previews
Wolf in the River
Soho/Tribeca
Ambitious, Confusing, Original

See it if You want an original, interactive theatre experience

Don't see it if You don't like unconventional theatre

93
During previews
Ideation
Midtown E
Absorbing, Clever, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in conspiracy theories and work place dramas

Don't see it if You get freaked out by conspiracies or want a light, fun night at the theater

85
During previews
Red Speedo
East Village
Great writing, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy clear storytelling and seeing boys in speedos

Don't see it if You don't like water

80
During previews
Smokefall
West Village
Confusing, Ambitious, Great acting

See it if You enjoy intricate storytelling and Zachary Quinto's eyebrows

Don't see it if You don't like plays that don't follow the conventions of realism

90
During previews
Prodigal Son
Midtown W
Great acting, Great writing, Profound

See it if You enjoy period pieces and coming of age stories

Don't see it if You don't like Shanley plays

78
During previews
Great writing, Fluffy, Slow

See it if You like Linda Lavin and jokes Jewish people understand.

Don't see it if You don't care about Linda Lavin or Jewish people.

90
Delightful, Intelligent, Romantic

See it if You enjoy classic musicals and beautiful singing

Don't see it if You find older musicals boring

88
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Fluffy, Entertaining

See it if You like twists on classic stories

Don't see it if You hate musicals

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Epic, Original, Relevant

See it if You have any appreciation for theatre at all

Don't see it if You don't like rap or are racist

93
Exquisite, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You like stories about underdogs or Brits.

Don't see it if You don't like good theatre.

83
During previews
LOVER
Midtown W
Resonant, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you like personal one woman shows

Don't see it if the topic of sex makes you uncomfortable

85
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Resonant, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You enjoy true stories about women of color

Don't see it if You prefer linear, more traditionally structured plays

85
Dying City
Midtown W
Great acting, Great writing, Relevant

See it if You enjoy fast paced plays with small casts

Don't see it if You don’t like stories involving war/military

50
Dizzying, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if You want to see Michael C. Hall forget all his lines. Because that’s what I saw

Don't see it if You would be really mad at the actor forgetting their lines

95
My Life on a Diet
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Funny

See it if You like stories of Old Hollywood, success, and food

Don't see it if You don’t like old people

81
During previews
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if You like stories about unlikely relationships forming

Don't see it if You don't like crude humor

80
Tuck Everlasting
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if You feel like crying

Don't see it if You don't feel like crying

87
The Crucible
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You want to see a good reimagining of a classic

Don't see it if You don't like fierce witch babes

79
During previews
Confusing, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You are cool with old people

Don't see it if You are not cool with old people

85
The Royale
Upper W Side
Great writing, Intense, Relevant

See it if You are interested in black history

Don't see it if You are racist or don't like loud noises

85
Pericles
Brooklyn
Enchanting, Exquisite, Resonant

See it if You enjoy Shakespeare and pretty costumes

Don't see it if Shakespeare bores you and you have a small attention span

89
Straight
Midtown W
Great acting, Relevant

See it if You like relationship dramas and queer issues

Don't see it if You're a homophobe

88
Allegiance
Midtown W
Enchanting, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You aren't afraid of learning America's cruel history regarding Japanese Americans

Don't see it if You are racist or hate musicals

90
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Original

See it if You want to see a clever mix of show tunes and Shakespeare

Don't see it if You think musicals and/or Shakespeare are boring

95
King Charles III
Midtown W
Clever, Exquisite, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy iambic pentameter and the royal family

Don't see it if You don't like Shakespeare talk or British people

95
Great acting, Great staging, Epic

See it if You like daring staging and no sets

Don't see it if You hate blood

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging

See it if You want a meaningful theatre experience you'll never forget

Don't see it if You don't like onstage nudity

85
The Changeling
West Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You like Renaissance plays and conservative use of props and set

Don't see it if You hate blood.

96
Absorbing, Intense, Resonant

See it if You feel like crying like a baby.

Don't see it if You're a homophobe.