Lisa 35

Chester | 65+ | Female
About:  Love being the audience.
Reviews (63)
Contact High
Midtown W
Quirky, Rock musical, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if A load high-energy rock musical on a stage to small. Actors that try hard to entertain you w/ not the best storyline.

Don't see it if If you don’t want a loud musical. Don’t want a plate about drug problems. A feel good traditional musical

Also Sometimes hard to understand

Rock of Ages
Midtown W
80’s rock & roll, 80’s rock&roll, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You love & are a fan of 80's music & period. You like to & want to dance and sing along the entire show.

Don't see it if Don’t see if your not a fan of musical, 80’s rock & roll. Or if u saw it 10 years ago

Working: A Musical
Midtown W
Must see, Amazing talent, Relevant, Great singing, Fantastic song writing

See it if You want a wonderful time at the theater. Great song writing you can relate too. Wonderful talented singers.

Don't see it if Can not find a reason why one shouldn’t go! Great show

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Musical, Great troupe working together, Clever, Brilliant choreography/staging, Creative

See it if Amazing new young talent, brilliant staging, creative recycled costumes & props, out of the box musical

Don't see it if A thought provoking bible story, A lot going on stage at once. The show Rent type staging

Also Some songs were difficult to understand, lots of fast lyrics. Show Nee... Read more Read less

Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Great singing

See it if If you want A truly feel good, entertaining show with a good story true line, wonderful singing, acting, staging.

Don't see it if If you don’t like a story told through a musical.

Also There’s a reason shows last on Broadway because this is truly an enter... Read more Read less

Great singing, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if See it if You'd your OK with an experimental modern take on a classic musical. If you enjoy smaller venues this is comfortable.

Don't see it if If you like classical musicals the way they were intended

Science fiction, Confusing, Raunchy, Talented cast

See it if You liked a talented cast, likable your home team that is playing in the wrong league, on the wrong date.

Don't see it if Can be considered loud, also language may may an adult blush. A Science fiction pop rock loud musical.

Also If your a fan of the show, what I say doesn’t matter, you’ll love it. ... Read more Read less

Gloria: A Life
Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Interactive

See it if A true story Of the women’s movement and an icon of woman’s life. Interactive theater. Told by good writing and acting.

Don't see it if You don’t like a true storyline of a feminist women’s life. Traditional plays. Theater in the round

Also The second act is interactive with the audience.

For a previous production
The Jungle
Masterful, Timely, Living theater, Thought-provoking, Political

See it if You want to be immersed in an extraordinary thought theatrical experiences. You not only watch the show but feel it.

Don't see it if You don’t like the now political era. Doesn’t have a happy ending but show a message of hope. Seats are not comfortable, long show.

Also Timely living Theater, if interested watch for Extended date or resale... Read more Read less

Great singing, Humanistic, Fablous harmony singing, Historical

See it if You like Historical holiday story. Amazing singing you where you can close your eyes and just listen. Choir like singing. Sad/slow/dark

Don't see it if You don’t want Historical holiday sad story about war. Need more than minimal staging. Want an uplifting holiday show

Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Classic

See it if You appreciate & like big classic musical, w/ seasoned big named stars.

Don't see it if You don’t like remakes of classic musicals.

The Originalist
Midtown E
Absorbing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Very interesting

See it if I was so so surprised how interesting this play was! Interesting political writing. Justice Scalia.. Very well acted.

Don't see it if If you like fast moving, musicals, big staging & if you don't want back & forth sparring dialogue, politics

Also Sometimes a little slow for some.

Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Edgy, Thought-provoking, Raunchy, Rave theater

See it if See it if you liked the movie or the novel. Don’t mind in your face actor w/cursing dialogue.

Don't see it if you don’t like loud music, nudity, additions & profanity, if you like traditional theater.

Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Great revival, Wonderful classical show

See it if A fantastic classical revival of a wonderful musical! Glorious Unforgettable songs.

Don't see it if If you don’t like classical musicals or revivals of non modern day storytelling,

Also No corners were cut to put on this lavish entaining production.

Slow, Absorbing, Historical, Informative

See it if You want an America’s historic drama with some songs.

Don't see it if If your looking for an upbeat musical

Upper E Side
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Great staging, Intense, Wrenching

See it if A well written heart breaking drama that will emotional move you.

Don't see it if You don't want a play to leave you with a deeply overall unsettling drama. Not for children.

Masterful, Human, Great singing, Great writing, Insightful

See it if You want a wonderful musical w/ a real human storyline. Jewish humor. Total entertainment.

Don't see it if Your not looking for a LGBT story. Don't like culture story's.

Also The cast blend together sooooo well. ... Read more Read less

Disappointing, No definitive story, Musical, Good musicians

See it if Sorry, I'm not really sure I want to recommend. You have to like klezmer music and A play with no real definitive storyline.

Don't see it if Your looking for a good traditional Musial.

Grammy award winner, Absorbing, Must see

See it if Well written story line, beautiful singing. Tony award winning show. 3 years running strong

Don't see it if I have no answer to why you should go

Loveless Texas
East Village
Great singing, Shakespeare in a different way, Lengthy

See it if Enjoy Shakespeare's story to country/blue grass music. Talented singers. Clean fun musical.

Don't see it if If you can't sit through a 90 min first act or country/ bluegrass musical. Clean show.

Clever, Funny, Great singing, Hilarious, Great writing

See it if You want A hilarious funny show with great singing, acting & a fantastic fun troop of talented people including a fabulous lighting director

Don't see it if Your looking for a comedy musical.

Also We had smiles from ear to ear air the whole entire show. It is long bu... Read more Read less

Thought-provoking, Slow, Great acting, Intelligent, Biographical

See it if You like theater in the raw. A One man story telling show. Great impersonation of icons. Wonderful acting and writing.

Don't see it if Don't see it if you don't like one man show w/minimal staging. story of a theater Diva's truths that revealed the Ugliness in humans.

Also This style show may not be my most favorite; drama that reveals darken... Read more Read less

Must see, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if You want to be truly entertained! Great song, singing, phenomenal dancing, all around wonderful show! Great Lead actor W/ a wonderful cast

Don't see it if You want to hear political, sexual jokes, profanity, nudity. Sorry, this show is just pure wholesome fun, enjoyable entertainment!!!

During previews
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Funny, Original, Honest

See it if you can relate to a Honest modern family. Light hearted, funny situation. Could be any family. David Pendleton acting is so believable.

Don't see it if you want a big Broadway production. Good laughs but you will not be rolling down the aisles.

Great staging, Original, Great singing

See it if If your adventurous

Don't see it if Are Prudish

Rinse, Repeat
Midtown W
Ambitious, Good acting, Thought-provoking

See it if See it if your ok w/ family problem not always discussed, how we relate to food— eating disorders, good acting but know script needs work

Don't see it if If you want a happy musical

Out of Water
Ambitious, Disappointing, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if Story telling play w/ a breakout of songs Family friendly. non-violent & non-sexual Clever minimal staging

Don't see it if You Want a good song & dance musical.

Also Supporting actress talent is held back. ... Read more Read less

Delightful, Funny and lighthearted, Entertaining, Great harmony of the talented voices

See it if If you want be entertained w/ a light hearted funny musical. Enjoy talented singers/actors. A Rest from blockbusters and profanity.

Don't see it if If you want a dark drama, Political bashing, Disney staging, power plays with shocking language.

Also I walked out of the show smiling. 4 talented singers/actors w/ Limited... Read more Read less

Pip's Island
Midtown W
Great singing, Clever, Great for young children, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if If you want an 1 hr show for 4-10 year old! Who has an Imagination likes interactive experience.

Don't see it if If you want to sit or a show longer than 1 hr.

Also This is a show you will want to bring a young child too.

Great directing, Great acting, Must see, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if See it if u love fiddler & want a authentic Ethnic version of the show .

Don't see it if If you don’t understand yet-ish and don’t want to read subtitles

Rap Guide to Evolution
Great writing, Intelligent, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if Your a fan of rap & want to be entertained. Want to be made to think. Baba is a excellent.

Don't see it if If you don’t like rap & want a traditional musical

Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Delightful, Great family musical

See it if You want a Beautiful musical about a strong young woman and of home, love, and family,

Don't see it if Big production w/ big staging

Also See it before it closes this year

Great singing, Great acting, Great dancing, Entertaining, Good story

See it if You want an all round show w/ talented singers/actors/dancers and a storyline that hold your attention. A ghostly love triangle.

Don't see it if You can’t sit w/ no intermission. Don’t like ghosts haunting your story line.

Also The Connelly theater is a gem. ... Read more Read less

Uplifting, Great staging, Delightful, Family friendly, Commercial holiday favorite

See it if You want to bring the family to a holiday favorite big production w/ dancing and a lot of action on stage. Fun for all ages.

Don't see it if Don’t go if large crowds, loud big production bother you. Commercial but fun

The Hello Girls
Midtown E
Strong women production, Riveting, Must see, Great writing, Great singing

See it if Great off broadway theater. Wounderful production. A product of women operators durning the war. Historically musical.

Don't see it if Don’t know why one shouldn’t give this show a try. Unless you don’t like shows of women & history.

During previews
Pop-rock musical, Entertaining, Good dancing, singing, staging

See it if You like a Broadway pop rock musical of a plot you already know from a classic romantic movie and a talented cast.

Don't see it if If u don’t like pop rock musicals. Are not a fluff romantic.

Also Some may say it’s slow at times, uplifting ... Read more Read less

Great songs, Funny, Entertaining, Great girls outing

See it if You want a story told about the journey of women through music. story is told though music and humor. OK to take your guys. husband enjoyed

Don't see it if If you didn’t like shows like menopause the musical.

Great staging, Great singing, Love story, Musical, Enchanting

See it if If u love musicals w/ great staging and singing. Love story

Don't see it if Not for children, if u can sit w/ out a intermission. If u don’t like musicals

Entertaining, Great singing, Fun, Interacting

See it if If you have the expectations to see a fun show that will get you out of the seat add an off Broadway venue. Good for all ages

Don't see it if If you’re a guy and you don’t want to be spotted by one of the S and B briefly up on stage

Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Timeless

See it if Enjoy a timeless show

Don't see it if If u don’t like the music

My Brilliant Divorce
West Village
Thought-provoking, Fablous acting, Great writing, Intelligent, One women show

See it if Mellissa Gilbert is a amazing actress. She transforms herself into believable well written character that you go though the journey with.

Don't see it if If you don't like one women show about a women' s journey

Also I was Mezmerize the whole show. Laughted & cried with the character. A... Read more Read less

Great singing, Great costumes, Entertaining, Adults mayb disappointed

See it if Family friendly musical; the humor is targeted to a younger audience, but there is some elbow-nudging wit for the adults. Talented singer

Don't see it if If your expecting a long running block buster like the Lion King or Aladdin. It's still worth the price of the ticket to entail your family

The Cover of Life
East Village
Great writing, Notstalgic yet relevant, Well developed characters, Good acting, Entertaining

See it if Well written women's play w/ something for everyone. Exceptional well developed characters with wonderful actors portraying them.

Don't see it if You don't like period piece from the south in the 1940 in a charming intimate theater. great evolving characters beautiful brought to life.

Also Well worth going! ... Read more Read less

During previews
Hundred Days
East Village
Thought-provoking, Great singing, Great staging, Clever, Energetic

See it if Music & story told by a great band. A thought provoking story that has you think about living in the moment. Taking a rick on life & love

Don't see it if You don’t like singing & bands

Not reliable, they canc too many times last min,

See it if You don't mind lady min being canceled

Don't see it if If you don't have Alternative plans or have to travel far

Ambitious, Edgy, Interactive, Groundbreaking, Different

See it if Completely entertained; you have to keep your attention on multiple happenings throughout the show leaving no slow points in any act.

Don't see it if If you want to see everybody in the show from the band being on stage to characters running about you. Being feed popovers, given moroccan

During previews
Must see, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Wonderful for the whole family of all cultures. Share your season celebration w/ this talented uplifting cast. sing and clap along

Don't see it if If you want a 75 mins interactive musical concert to go too quick. Learn the History of cultures through music?

Also We enjoyed the show and time with cast & audience our 75 mins went too... Read more Read less

Midtown E
Absorbing, Must see, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting

See it if Want to see a quality show. History brilliant. Wonderful acting. I can easily se Butler in bright lights on Broadway!

Don't see it if If you want a great show w/ wonderful actors, writing, story!

Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Refreshing, Entertaining, Delightful song writing, Fabulous casting

See it if I was delightfully entertained. I didn't think I'd enjoy as much as I did! the wining & talent is wonderful & work perfect as a team.

Don't see it if Your looking for a delightful light hearth funny musical. Heathwarming, and a happy ending

Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Hilarious, Great singing

See it if Great musical Talented kids

Don't see it if If you don't like talented kids