LORETTA P

New York City | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (44)
89
Six
Midtown W
Ambitious, Intelligent, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like rock, pop, great singing and lyrics and a really upbeat show.

Don't see it if you dislike concert presentations and are looking for a linear plot

Also Really helpful if you youtube lyrics and music before going so you can... Read more Read less

78
During previews
Great singing, Great acting

See it if you like Dylan music coupled with talented singers

Don't see it if you're looking for an upbeat experience; it's dark and sad

79
Quirky, Ambitious, Refreshing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like one-person shows with some music and video elements

Don't see it if you want a traditional show format

74
Quirky, Fluffy, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you're a Star Wars fan and just want some silliness in your evening

Don't see it if you're looking for a polished production and can't appreciate some homespun fun

Also Don't see how someone who doesn't have an appreciation of Star Wars ca... Read more Read less

78
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Great staging, Great acting, Clever

See it if you're a Bryan Cranston fan (his performance is amazing) and you like novel staging and video screens usage

Don't see it if you like your action clear-cut and without distractions

91
During previews
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like clever writing, great singing and great acting with a wonderful ensemble

Don't see it if you are looking for profundity or the solution to gender stereotyping or discrimination rather than just fun

Also Santino Fontana is amazing in the role

79
During previews
Superhero
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy great singing and you don't mind some sadness or disappointment in your musical plot

Don't see it if you're looking for dancing or a large cast.

82
Refreshing, Great staging, Great writing, Great singing, Funny

See it if you like seeing multitalented performers singing, playing instruments and telling a funny story

Don't see it if you don't like small casts, some playing multiple roles and are looking for razzle dazzle

76
During previews
Entertaining with great singing, dancing, costumes

See it if if you're a fan of Donna Summer music

Don't see it if you don't like donna summer music and have no interest in hearing the music used to tell the life story

85
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great writing

See it if you just want to have fun with great singing, dancing and dialogue

Don't see it if you don't like female-centric stories or satire about high school teens

79
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you like klezmer music, quirky story-telling and staging, active narrators

Don't see it if you're looking for traditional and large show musical treatment rather than small cast and staging

78
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you are very familiar with the series episodes as it very specifically draws from them

Don't see it if you' re looking for sophisticated staging &book; it's really a parody of the series and only makes sense if you really know the show

89
For a previous production
Absorbing, Great acting, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if you like intense theater that requires your attention

Don't see it if you're looking for lightness or fluff

89
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you like clever staging and great singing

Don't see it if you're looking for big dance numbers

78
Delightful, Great singing, Great acting, Relevant

See it if you like small theater that is touching

Don't see it if you like dancing or big numbers in your musicals

79
Present Laughter
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Quirky, Dated

See it if you love Kevin Kline

Don't see it if you're not a Kevin Kline fan

79
Clever, Ambitious, Great staging, Quirky, Indulgent

See it if you like great staging

Don't see it if you like your musicals less long and intricate

92
Entertaining, Ambitious, Refreshing, Resonant, Great singing

See it if you like musical ensembles

Don't see it if you prefer musicals centered around one or two characters only

81
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if like slapstick, silliness, with very clever staging and execution

Don't see it if you don't like silly and need for things to make sense

92
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Exquisite, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you want to see amazing dancing, singing and acting

Don't see it if you don't want to see any drama in your musicals

97
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Must see

See it if you want to be entertained in a great way

Don't see it if you don't like big beautiful musicals

75
Great staging, Fluffy, Romantic, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you like old fashioned muscials

Don't see it if you're looking for modern music and dance

64
Good singing, good acting,but disappointing

See it if you like good singing and acting and interesting staging.

Don't see it if you don't like banal rhyming lyrics and melodies that all sound the same

69
Interesting but self-indulgent

See it if you are interested in the times and back story of Bess Myerson

Don't see it if you don't like one-person shows or if you don't know or care about Bess Myerson

79
Fluffy, Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you like revues and pleasant singing

Don't see it if you're looking for a story line, plot, orchestras or bands and recognizable music

Also Very pleasant singing and presentation; singers with piano in a revue ... Read more Read less

92
Epic, Great writing, Great staging, Riveting

See it if you like incredible acting, staging and writing and you appreciate historical plays

Don't see it if you are not a fan of small casts and bare but imaginative staging

69
During previews
Ambitious, Confusing, Edgy

See it if you like well known music set to different instruments and pacing and you appreciate darkness and experimental lighting in a show

Don't see it if you are looking for a lavish musical that is upbeat and traditional

92
Great staging, Entertaining, Enchanting, Clever

See it if you like imaginative staging and great music

Don't see it if you like more literal staging and want more realism in your musicals

67
The Book of Merman
Midtown W
Disappointing, Banal, Great singing

See it if you like hearing good voices and amiable cast members

Don't see it if you don't like amateurish productions that run too long for their limited premise

78
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you want a fun experience with some great singing and dancing

Don't see it if you are looking for any great depth or seriousness

70
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Confusing, Great singing, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if you like live music of any kind and don't mind mash ups of 70s/80s music, opera and known classics

Don't see it if you expect musical mashups to make sense or you expect dialog or insightful writing

69
Amateurish and cliched lyrics with some good singing but some overacting

See it if you like to see serious themes presented musically

Don't see it if you're looking for great singing, acting or staging or compelling music and lyrics

82
During previews
Great singing, Entertaining, Absorbing, Riveting

See it if you like great singing, dancing, music

Don't see it if you like your musicals light and happy

88
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if you and like great singing and silly fun

Don't see it if you want depth and significance in your musicals

60
During previews
Balls
Midtown E
Ambitious, Cliched, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you like novel staging

Don't see it if you want to be entertained

70
The Mad Ones
Midtown E
Great singing, Quirky

See it if you like great singing and simple staging

Don't see it if you're looking for a big-time musical and novel storytelling

69
During previews
Marry Harry
Midtown E
Banal, Cliched, Dated, Disappointing, Insipid

See it if like lighthearted singing with silly plot, lyrics and dialog

Don't see it if you want to see a plot that is not clichéd and songs with meaningful lyrices

Also Good voices all around but very amateurish plot and dialog

88
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you liked the movie

Don't see it if you didn't like the movie or you don't know the story in advance

84
Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you like a great old fashioned musical with great singing

Don't see it if you don't like old fashioned musicals and you don't love Bette Midler

87
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Profound, Riveting

See it if you want to see something engrossing and musical

Don't see it if you don't like seriousness in your musicals

78
During previews
Kunstler
Midtown E
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Masterful

See it if you like tour de force acting

Don't see it if you don't like thinking about historical events

75
Bright Star
Midtown W
Delightful, Dated, Quirky

See it if you want to see a star run by the female lead

Don't see it if you don't like bluegrass-like music

78
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Quirky, Good but not great

See it if you liked the movie; dialogue is identical at times

Don't see it if you want great dancing and staging

96
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Romantic, Great staging

See it if You like great dancing and beautiful Gershwin music

Don't see it if You don't like a beautiful kind of old-fashioned musical