Laurie 26

New York City | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (22)
94
Manilow Broadway
Midtown W
Must see, Romantic, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You're a fan of Barry's music and enjoy being one of the hordes who sing along.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy music with a melody and good lyrics.

85
During previews
Resonant, Quirky, Absorbing, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to see Audra McDonald take center stage and not sing. Moving story of 2 misfits finding their way.

Don't see it if You're not comfortable with nudity onstage.

90
Ambitious, Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You're a fan of the Motown sound and want to learn something about what went on behind the scenes.

Don't see it if You're only into rap.

79
Proof of Love
West Village
Clever, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy good acting and want your ideas to be challenged

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable examining racial biases.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Riveting

See it if Beautiful adaptation of a well-loved story. The use of adults as the children worked perfectly. Some needed changes made it more relevant.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in a reinterpretation of a classic.

95
During previews
The Cake
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Great writing

See it if Anyone who is a fan of the incredible Debra Jo Rupp needs to see this performance. Speaks to the world we ar eliving in and that change is

Don't see it if You don't enjoy comedies with a message.

69
M. Butterfly
Midtown W
Ambitious, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if You never saw the original and have a thing for Clive Owens. He tries.

Don't see it if You still remember John Lithgow & B.D. Wong in a show that was shocking at the time. The rewrites don't help; they explain too much.

85
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Funny, Intelligent

See it if You always wondered what happened to Nora. And you want to see 4 dynamite performances.

Don't see it if You have never cared for Ibsen.

85
Indecent
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Intelligent, Profound, Relevant

See it if You are fascinated by the history of Yiddish theatre, are a fan of Paula Vogel or want to see a relevant theatre piece.

Don't see it if You have a problem with gay rights being explored onstage. And don't have any affection for klezmer music.

90
For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Great staging, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You want a good belly laugh (actually, many of them) and enjoy farce.

Don't see it if You don't think pratfalls are funny!

95
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Edgy, Intelligent

See it if You are fascinated by the impact of social media on our lives.

Don't see it if You don't remember what it's like to be a teenager.

89
Delightful, Fluffy, Great staging, Funny, Clever

See it if You want to see a wonderful old-fashioned musical with great singing and dancing that is relevant to today's society.

Don't see it if You're homophobic.

85
Thought-provoking, Profound, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You're interested in how a woman copes with an event that could destroy her life but doesn't.

Don't see it if You don't like 1 woman shows that are intensely personal.

91
Octet
Midtown W
Intelligent, Funny, Great singing, Ambitious, Clever

See it if You enjoy amazing a capella singing with masterful harmonies. Have questions about whether technology is helping or hurting us.

Don't see it if If you need a big orchestra to make it feel like a musical, don't go.

80
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Clever, Funny

See it if You love Cher's music and want to see gorgeous costumes.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of Cher or jukebox musicals in general.

90
Enchanting, Great acting, Great singing, Delightful, Refreshing

See it if Laura Benanti and Danny Burstein bring new life to this production. I loved every second of this classic musical.

Don't see it if You don't like revivals that try to say something contemporary.

79
My Life on a Diet
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Charming

See it if You have ever been on a diet. Or if you loved Renee Taylor on the Nanny. And if you're interested in the acting scene in NY in the 1960's.

Don't see it if You don't like 1 woman shows. Or if you watched the nanny and find Renee's voice grating.

95
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Must see

See it if You enjoy good music and are interested in the Middle East.Like watching real people and their relationships develop.

Don't see it if You're not enthusiastic about Klezmer type music.

79
Bandstand
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Romantic, Slow

See it if You love big band music, swing dancing and Beth Leavel.

Don't see it if You will mind seeing what's happening before it ever happens.

78
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great singing

See it if If you enjoyed the movie, you'll probably enjoy the show. Or if you have a thing for Andy Karl, who does a terrific job.

Don't see it if You're not willing to suspend the belief that a day can be repeated with no consequences.

94
Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Profound

See it if You want an uplifting evening about people helping others and bringing a true reminder of what kindness means.

Don't see it if You hate Celtic music.

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Refreshing

See it if You enjoy in-jokes about theatre & musicals.

Don't see it if You have no sense of humor