Lisa 61

New Hartford | 50-64 | Male

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Reviews (29)
90
For a previous production
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Great writing, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if You want big show satisfaction in a small, intimate theater.

Don't see it if Smiling gives you a headache.

Also As I looked over the crowd during curtain call, I couldn't help but no... Read more Read less

77
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great costumes, Funny, Traditional, Fluffy

See it if You would appreciate a spoofy, goofy, colorful take on the musical genre set in Shakespeare's London.

Don't see it if You would rather spend your money on more serious, thought provoking or ground breaking theater. This is just for fun.

Also New cast is fine, but I wish I had seen it when it first opened, as it... Read more Read less

86
Edgy, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if You enjoy contemporary musicals that push boundaries.

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with its theme.

78
Entertaining, Great staging, Classic, Great singing

See it if You have never seen it or are taking non- theater people to their first show or if you win the ticket lottery.

Don't see it if You don't like Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals.

88
Skeleton Crew
Chelsea
Absorbing, Relevant, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging

See it if You want to feel optimistic about the future of the American play.

Don't see it if You are thinking this would be a safe back up plan for your family if you can't get tickets to The King and I.

85
Ambitious, Great acting, Great writing, Absorbing

See it if You love the genre, love great acting, and know how to engross yourself in a history play.

Don't see it if You are prone to falling asleep during dialogue-dense plays.

78
During previews
Marjorie Prime
Midtown W
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Slow, Absorbing

See it if You have interest in aging, memory, or robots.

Don't see it if You don't like "idea" plays.

95
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Original, Relevant

See it if You have seen it before but have a chance to catch Michael C Hall as Hedwig.

Don't see it if You hate rock musicals or have a really narrow view of acceptability.

90
For a previous production
Baghdaddy
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Entertaining, Intelligent, Original

See it if You appreciate art aimed at contemporary themes, minimally but originally staged with a great rock score and free wine.

Don't see it if You prefer dated, musical revivals on a proscenium stage.

98
Delightful, Ambitious, Masterful, Must see, Original

See it if You like musicals, or even if you don't. This one cannot miss.

Don't see it if You hate seeing children in the audience.

92
Hand to God
Midtown W
Original, Masterful, Relevant, Great acting, Provocative

See it if You dig electrifying performances with sock puppets and believe boundaries deserve a good shove once in a while.

Don't see it if You believe enjoying blasphemy, vulgarity, and puppet sex is wrong.

86
For a previous production
Delightful, Entertaining, Sexy, Top drawer

See it if You want to see a crazy talented performer pole dance while singing an aria ( trust me, you really do!)

Don't see it if You think this is the Rogers and Hammerstein version.

72
Therese Raquin
Midtown W
Great staging, Overrated, Slow, Dark

See it if You are a big Knightly fan or got discounted tickets.

Don't see it if You have been invited to a party that same night.

98
During previews
Great acting, Great writing, Masterful, Must see, Intense

See it if You want to be awestruck by Arthur Miller's genius and a production you'll still be referencing decades from now.

Don't see it if You don't want to be pondering the plays heavy themes for the next few days...or years.

97
Original, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Absorbing, Refreshing

See it if You appreciate original, visually exciting staging and want a glimpse into another type of mind.

Don't see it if You only like shows full of heavy, dense dialogue.

78
Heisenberg
Midtown W
Great acting, Bare bones, Masterful, Absorbing, Short

See it if Great acting is enough for you- the performances are masterful. This is a character (not plot) driven piece.

Don't see it if You need a few bells and whistles to feel like you get your money's worth- this is 86 minutes with two actors and a couple of chairs.

87
Vietgone
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Edgy, Refreshing, Thought-provoking

See it if You support ambitious, young playwrights- this one is a winner.

Don't see it if You hate hip hop or have personal reasons for avoiding plays centered around the Vietnam War.

74
Classic, Well staged, Ambitious

See it if You want to see a young ambitious theater company give a solid performance of a classical Greek drama

Don't see it if You like your Greek dramas performed in masks with a dreary chorus.

78
Entertaining, Informal, Congenial, Informative, Clever

See it if In the mood for fun and looking for some light fare or if you don't know much about the history of alcohol.

Don't see it if You are expecting free, high-end, craft cocktails or a real theater experience.

83
39 Steps
Gramercy
Clever, Original, Silly, Entertaining

See it if You can enjoy the show for what it is- budget friendly, clever and fun.

Don't see it if You are a sour-puss or a snob...this show is only as funny as you let it be, so lighten up!

84
Entertaining, Colorful, Fluffy, Formulaic

See it if You just want to sit back and be happily entertained.

Don't see it if You want to be challenged or surprised.

83
Dated, Entertaining

See it if You love classic musical revivals despite their dated social settings.

Don't see it if The show's sexist, racist, colonialist undertones will cause a distracting amount of eye-rolling.

93
Cabaret (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Must see

See it if You missed Allan Cummings in the role last time around

Don't see it if You hate cabaret seating

90
Pondling
Midtown E
Absorbing, Great acting, Original, Riveting

See it if want Tp peek into the mind of an odd, magnificent, delusional girl...it's pretty amazing in there.

Don't see it if You hate one actor shows.

82
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Original

See it if You are looking for a reliable, affordable show that will make you laugh and keep you happily entertained.

Don't see it if you want a flashy, bring down the house, Broadway spectacle.

80
Informed Consent
Midtown W
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy some education with your entertainment

Don't see it if You are in the mood for froth.

72
Underneath
Midtown W
Original, Entertaining, Dark

See it if You enjoy interesting, original pieces even if they are a bit uneven.

Don't see it if You don't like one person shows or find direct address annoying.

90
The Other Mozart
Greenwich V
Exquisite, Intelligent, Original, Ravishing, Meaningful

See it if You want a glimpse of the beauty and pain in an artist's soul.

Don't see it if You hate one person shows.

84
Ambitious, Enchanting, Great staging, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You missed the original production or if you loved the original and are open to exploring the show from another angle.

Don't see it if You are a nit picker...this is a production where the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.