LilyTurtle

Flushing | 50-64 | Female
About:  Love all kinds of culture.
Reviews (41)
77
During previews
Confusing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to see Peter Dinklage and Jasmine Cephas Jones in a classic story that’s not so classic.

Don't see it if You are not into a musical version of a classic.

100
White Noise
East Village
Riveting, Profound, Intelligent, Epic

See it if You are interested in real, honest, heartbreaking shit. I felt this in my bones.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and frivolous.

94
During previews
Red State Blue State
West Village
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You want to see a Very smart man be exceptionally funny about our current state of affairs.

Don't see it if You are looking for a regular scripted play and are not interested in current events. Also very uncomfortable seats if you are big.

87
During previews
Hurricane Party
West Village
Great acting, Intelligent, Intense, Relevant

See it if A timely story about humans and their imperfections.

Don't see it if Are looking for something light and funny.

95
Delightful, Funny, Romantic, Great singing

See it if You want to have 90 minutes of pure joy. If you love a Good Shakespeare comedy, with great singing and community spirit.

Don't see it if You don’t like Shakespeare turned into a rocus musical.

90
Riveting, Masterful, Great acting, Intense

See it if You want to see actors at the top of their game. If you love Shakespeare and want to see a different take on the lead characters.

Don't see it if Don’t like intense story line with no happy ending.

96
During previews
Funny, Great acting, Intense, Clever, Relevant

See it if You are interested in great acting, and the history of gay culture.

Don't see it if If you are offended by the gay lifestyle, or looking for something light.

81
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see great acting and a very emotional story.

Don't see it if If you are looking for something light and uplifting.

85
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You like plays that are very talkative and has actors at the top of their game.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and fluffy.

66
During previews
Illyria
East Village
Great acting, Slow, Hard to hear

See it if If you have some knowledge of Joe Papp and the origin of The Shakespeare festival. Are interested in great acting

Don't see it if You are looking for something lively and fast paced

78
Funny, Intelligent, Raunchy

See it if You like present time plays with a little bit of raunch and humor

Don't see it if You have a problem with foul language or sexual themes

Also It started a little slow but once Amber Tamblyn hit the stage, the atm... Read more Read less

90
Gently Down the Stream
East Village
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if If you want to be entranced by the wonderful Harvey Fierstein. Educational to those not familiar with the history of the gay movement.

Don't see it if You are looking for a musical or something mindless.

60
During previews
Great singing, Disappointing, Slow

See it if If you want to see something historical with good actors and singers. Some songs were great, some painful. No fault of the cast.

Don't see it if Want something that doesn't drag. Parts were horribly slow. the women next to me kept checking her watch. Never a good sign.

75
During previews
Funny, Intelligent, Slow, Relevant

See it if Are interested in something different and thought provoking

Don't see it if Are looking for something light hearted.

86
Entertaining, Masterful, Relevant

See it if You want to see great acting and some women with the most powerful voices I have ever heard!

Don't see it if You don't want to see strong women characters.

81
During previews
Clever, Funny, Great writing

See it if You are interested in a not so well known play by Shakespeare. Although it's about the Trojan War, it was quite funny.

Don't see it if You are only interested in the well known Shakespeare plays.

85
American Psycho
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Edgy, Original, Intense

See it if you like dark comedy, great music and stunning visuals.

Don't see it if Sex or jokes about a serial killer offend you.

95
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Hilarious, Funny, Delightful, Refreshing

See it if You like funny smart original entertainment

Don't see it if Are offended by sexual references or off color language

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if If you want to see the best the best show ever!

Don't see it if if you don't want to have fun.

85
Clever, Funny, Great staging, Original, Quirky

See it if If you like Cyndi Lauper's music. Great Lead in Wayne Brady, and supporting cast

Don't see it if You don't like having a good time

79
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Romantic, Fluffy

See it if You are looking for a fun evening. Light fair that entertained. Cast was delightful. Great surprise ending.

Don't see it if You are looking for something deep or profound.

97
During previews
Socrates
East Village
Masterful, Great writing, Great acting, Clever

See it if You want intelligent, timely, thought provoking content, with killer acting.

Don't see it if You are looking for light,carefree subject matter. Or have a problem with long, dialogue heavy material.

100
Great acting, Masterful, Great writing

See it if The acting of Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano is exceptional. The physical comedy is brilliant. I was exhausted by the end, but in a good way.

Don't see it if You are looking for light comedy. While it is funny in parts, it’s intense.

88
During previews
Edgy, Great writing, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in thought provoking one act plays. If you don’t mind feeling uncomfortable hearing about subjects that are disturbing.

Don't see it if You want to see something light and fluffy. Mr Labute never writes that kind of thing. He always makes you gasp. In a good way.

92
During previews
Clever, Funny, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like something different. An hysterical 1 & 1/2 hour of great acting, original staging, and wonderful women.

Don't see it if You are offended by sexual language, or queer characters and are looking for the same old thing.

100
Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Great acting, Raunchy, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if You want to be amazed by great acting, and the most interactive play ever. From the moment you walk in till the last line, you are IN IT!!!

Don't see it if You are offended by language and don’t like interaction.

75
Great singing, Amazing dancing, Sad

See it if Everyone is at the top of their game. Dancing is some of the best I’ve ever seen.

Don't see it if I didn’t know the story before, and didn’t realize how sad the story was.

100
Great acting, Great writing, Epic, Masterful

See it if You want to see acting and writing at the top of it’s game. All players leave you with a visceral reaction.

Don't see it if If gay themes bother you.

82
Funny, Intense, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a show that is entertaining and SO RELEVANT.

Don't see it if Have a problem with gay themes

93
As Is
Midtown W
Great writing, Raunchy, Riveting, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to see well written, well acted play about the AIDS crisis in the beginning.

Don't see it if If gay themes and thought provoking words are not your thing.

95
During previews
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Romantic, Urie is heartbreakingly wonderful!

See it if You enjoy intelligent writing, and heartfelt acting

Don't see it if You are offended by honest talk about homosexuals.

85
Present Laughter
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Funny, Fluffy, Great staging

See it if This show was made for Kevin Klein. Great physical comedy. Kate Burton was wonderful as usual. Cobie Smulders should be proud of her debut

Don't see it if Looking for something serious. Don't see it if you don't like broad comedy

100
The Hairy Ape
Upper E Side
Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Must see, Intense

See it if You like great acting and amazing staging. It was written in 1922 but was very timely. It's a very physical show. Bobby Cannavale was rivet!

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and fluffy. It's very intense.

90
In Transit
Midtown W
Delightful, Funny, Relevant, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you want to see a fun show that is relevant, with great staging and singing

Don't see it if You are sensitive to gay issues.

76
Funny, Great acting, Masterful, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if You want to see Liev Shreiber at his best. Classic story well acted by some

Don't see it if you don't want to see Janet McTeer over act.

Also Most of the acting was wonderful, but Janet McTeer moved her body arou... Read more Read less

92
Clever, Delightful, Funny

See it if You like comedy and Shakespeare

Don't see it if You take Shakespeare too seriously

77
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Delightful, Disappointing

See it if You like Shakespeare and are open to new ways to do it. All female cast was delightful.

Don't see it if If you don't like outdoor theater. Role of Kate was a little too screechy.

76
During previews
The Total Bent
East Village
Ambitious, Edgy, Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if Are interested in cutting edge writing by the amazing Stew and Heidi.

Don't see it if You are only interested in traditional musicals

100
Eclipsed
Midtown W
Funny, Great writing, Intense, Great acting, Riveting

See it if You want to see a wonderfully acted, beautifully written, Funny and horrific piece of theater.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and airy.

87
During previews
Dry Powder
East Village
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if If you like quick witty dialogue, ala David Mamet, Aaron Sorkin.

Don't see it if You only like musicals or over the top theatrics.

85
Delightful, Enchanting, Great acting, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if You remember the movie and all the great songs. Want to see Kelli O'Hara at her dazzling best.

Don't see it if You are only into modern stuff.