Lvsammy

New York City | 35-49 | Male
About:  I work with special needs children. I love to read and I feel so blessed to live in NYC. I love the theater district ...the lights, the sounds, the people. I love it all. I love live theater. It's amazing and you meet so many new people.
Reviews (62)
97
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Romantic, Delightful

See it if love the four seasons and the oldies music such a great show...and a lot of fun

Don't see it if if you don't like live theater or oldies. I can't say a bad thing about this show.

90
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Great writing, Must see

See it if you love KING KONG there is no way to explain it Definitely a must see! I saw it 2xs in 1 DAY! Put together so amazing and he puppeteers!

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see it. I can't even go on enough about this. ITS SPECTACULAR!

95
Clever, Delightful, Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if I never knew how many song Carol King wrote...it was amazing. Great music and just so much fun. I must see it again!

Don't see it if If you don't like music and are not into the oldies...have a game night at home.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Funny, Romantic

See it if If you loved the movie you'll love the Musical. I loved it & want to go back again. It gave me butterflies in my tummy. Andy Karl was A+

Don't see it if If you love Pretty woman and Love Musicals!

95
Great acting, Great singing, Intelligent, Must see, Intense

See it if you love a touching sad but also happy story. Warm hearted and very touching. You'll want to see it again.

Don't see it if you don't like themes of suicide ...it may be difficult to see.

100
Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Entertaining, Intense, Must see, Absorbing, Thought-provoking

See it if A show so good you feel like you got slapped & if you're in the front row that could happen. Lauren Downie, the whole cast is amazing.

Don't see it if if you can't handle audience interaction and are offended easily...Then this isn't for you.

90
During previews
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if you like Cheers and having a good time and a few laughs...then this is the place you want to be. where everybody knows your name.

Don't see it if not interested in group of people having a few drinks and having a pleasant conversation with a good music...then maybe stay in that night.

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great staging

See it if Lauren Ridloff, Joshua Jackson & ANTHONY EDWARDS! Need I say more? I LOVED IT

Don't see it if If you're into musicals and not plays...then this is not for you!

100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great singing, Profound, Enchanting

See it if you love a good show and great singing..I'm a big fan of Farinelli and was not disappointed. I must go back for more!! BRAVO I SAY!

Don't see it if you're not a fan of opera and period shows then this is definitely not for you.

90
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if a one man show & listen to him spill the tea & just watch the drama unfold. Sometimes very, very funny!

Don't see it if if you don't want to be entertained and you don't like live theater...then Netflix is for you!

75
Billy and the Killers
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Intelligent, Great staging

See it if you like a rock & roll show with a play mixed in.

Don't see it if you don't like loud music and don't love small theaters.

95
For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if you love comedy &silliness & want to laugh till you cry! I laughed so hard I got abs!!! Definitely worth it!

Don't see it if if comedy is not your thing...it's not a musical or you prefer serious shows...then this is not for you!

95
Squeamish
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Intense, Great acting

See it if you like the dark spooky themes. This was great Alison Fraser is FANTASTIC. The plot twist made me gasp! Disturbing content perfect title!

Don't see it if you do not like dark, disturbing themes. The title really is perfect. If you are not into one women shows.

50
Ace
Upper W Side
Funny, Disappointing, Slow, Entertaining, Dizzying

See it if if you want a night out. It was entertaining but slow going. But it was interesting some funny moments.

Don't see it if if you want a laugh out loud show.

85
The Ryan Case 1873
Lower E Side
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you like to solve puzzles. If you love a who done and get to be a part of it.

Don't see it if if you don't like walking and get frustrated doing puzzles...stick with late night TV.

95
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if you're Latino and grew up in a Hispanic house hold poor but you didn't know you were poor. You'll love this!

Don't see it if if you're not interested in different culture and are not really fond of one man show.

70
Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Quirky, Funny

See it if you want to see a musical with your family this is the one. The singing & Christian Borle are simply wonderful. If you loved the book.

Don't see it if If you're going to compare it to the movies then you're going to be disappointed. If you didn't like the book then pass this one up.

90
Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if If you love Elvis & like the weird kooky comedy you must come see this. It was hysterical! I laughed till I cried! Go see it!

Don't see it if If you are not an Elvis fan & you are not impressed with silly kooky comedy then you should probably just stay home & play with your cat!

100
Clever, Hilarious, Intelligent, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if you love all things Harry Potter + love live theater. It was a really fun time...my face hurt from smiling + laughing so much! going again!

Don't see it if you don't have an open mind + are not into parodies and not very fond of Harry Potter.

80
Clever, Entertaining, Quirky, Funny, Delightful

See it if u like magic shows. Delightful show. It was a lot of fun he was witty, he had a flair for dramatics +everything was always INSANE loved it

Don't see it if If you're not a fan of magic shows and you're not a fan of times square...well then pass up this little Gem and stay in for the night

88
Significant Other
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Absorbing, Great staging

See it if You love Rebecca Naomi Jones loved her in hedwig and American Idiot i really enjoyed this!

Don't see it if if you dont like live shows and great acting!

97
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Epic, Great singing

See it if You loved the wizard of oz and love to have a good time

Don't see it if If youd rather stay home and watch Netflix

95
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Romantic, Must see, Entertaining

See it if Every New Yorker Needs, Absolutely needs to see this! It is witty and wonderful and I enjoyed it immensely Jump on the MTA and go see it!

Don't see it if Ok if you're an out of towner you may not get all of it...but everyone travels so if you don't want a great time...stay home!

100
Clever, Funny, Quirky, Refreshing, Hilarious

See it if For a night of hilarity hit the cutting room for a great time. I laughed so hard I cried. This was so witty + funny very well done! See it

Don't see it if seeing the Golden girls in new twist isn't your thing or you don't want to laugh or have a blast...I can't wait to see it again!

100
Delightful, Funny, Refreshing, Must see, Great singing

See it if If you like going to rock concerts and love musicals...well this is the show for you...there is Rock and singing and acting...its AWESOME!

Don't see it if If you don't like concerts or having a blast with your friends...pass this one up or take a chance and have a BLAST AND STICK IT TO THE MAN!

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if This is one to see again and again. One of my favorites! it's a must.

Don't see it if you don't like religious over tones.

90
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Epic

See it if Impressive show. Well done, the acting was impressive... very well done.

Don't see it if if you don't like small theaters...the chairs were a bit uncomfortable.

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if I'm not a HP fan but this definitely changed my mind. I loved it and would definitely go back to see it again.

Don't see it if you don't like plays or live theater. Or long shows...it is a very long show & if you're not into fantasy wizards & witches pass on this.

65
Confusing, Great singing, Great staging, Dizzying, Insipid

See it if The music was FABULOUS...it's Donna Summer...the singing was incredible. The story line wasn't so great. It didn't make sense to me.

Don't see it if If you don't like Donna Summer or great singing.

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Masterful

See it if You love the Go-gos & love musicals. This warm hearted and silly and just simply wonderful.

Don't see it if you don't like LGBT themes & are not into musicals or having a good time out!

95
Funny, Entertaining, Fluffy, Great singing, Quirky

See it if love the stage and all things theater

Don't see it if don't want to sit through speeches and listen to live music.

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97
The Solve It Squad
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you like The Tin-Can Brothers & their parody of Scooby Doo! I can't wait to go back. Funny, smart Joey Richter and Lauren Lopez killed it!

Don't see it if don't like smart, quirky parodies or if you don't like small cozy off Broadway theaters! I suggest the movie of the week or Netflix.

100
Swordplay
Midtown W
Entertaining, Hilarious, Delightful, Enchanting, Epic

See it if you like hands on experiences and want more than a look behind the scenes. You get to be a part of it by learning how to fake fight!

Don't see it if you don't want to be involved in activities or you are not into live theater and do not like group activities.

90
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great acting, Masterful, Great writing

See it if there isn't room for me to tell you how magnificent this was Urie+Ruehl were brilliant but Ward Horton was just as incredible! A MUST SEE!

Don't see it if If you're uncomfortable with gay subject matter and the violence inflicted on gay people.

100
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Must see

See it if u loved the Disney movie you'll adore the stage adaption it's marvelous one of the best shows I've seen You wont be sorry! I'm a Disney fan!

Don't see it if if you're not into Disney movies...if a lot of children around bothers you...well then this is definitely not the show for you!

97
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Exquisite, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if love comedy & musicals. I sang my little heart out. It was a great night out & it was spectacular! Definitely worth it..a gift to myself!

Don't see it if don't want to spend too much or plain are not a theater person. Believe me you can tell theater people from TV people..Just enjoy Netflix!

95
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Masterful, Great staging

See it if love the story of this exquisite, tragic character the actors were amazing you need to use your imagination, it was wonderful. I loved it!

Don't see it if you don't like small theaters, if you don't use your imagination, this is not for you i suggest the movies. :)

75
Clever, Enchanting, Confusing, Intense, Entertaining

See it if If you're a fan it's a different take. It's adult themed the music & choreography were very entertaining. The lead was incredible!

Don't see it if If you're gonna compare it to the film. If you don't like violence! If you don't follow you'll get lost the actors play multiple characters.

90
Entertaining, Romantic, Intense, Masterful, Great acting

See it if you're into love stories cast was INCREDIBLE. stage, lights, sounds A++This never gets old now matter how many times I see it...I cry.

Don't see it if if you are not a fan of love stories , war stories, but if not...I'm sure there is a movie just waiting for you on Netflix! :-)

90
Clever, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if if you liked the Good fellas type of movie they had the time period down & the performances were wonderful.

Don't see it if if you don't like violence and there is a little language but if you're not into A Bronx tale the musical then subscribe to Netflix. ;-)

85
Afterglow
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Clever, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if you like different. It was so real. You see the couple working on their relationship. I loved it. I loved the set design.

Don't see it if If you want to see a musical this is not for you. It's a small venue but I loved how it was set up. there are no bad seats.

85
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Great acting, Quirky

See it if you like documentary/biography if you will. I didn't think I would like it as much as I did. I like how they played all characters-it works.

Don't see it if if you are not into hearing about the history of theater or how Indie theater.com was invented. You'll be bored if you hate documentaries

100
Entertaining, Great acting, Epic, Intelligent, Must see

See it if Took my son who didn't know anything about it-he loved it. You won't be sorry it's only here for a few days it really is a must see

Don't see it if If you don't like classics....well stay home with Netflix.

95
Happy Karaoke Fun Time
East Village
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if you want to just get silly + have a fun time + listen to silly lyrics My friend + I loved it and we are going again with a larger group!

Don't see it if if you don't like small theaters or creativity or if you hate Karaoke, then there is nothing here for you except maybe a great time!

95
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if It was amazing...picked it randomly with a friend + was so worth it. The music was fantastic it was funny, smart + I even cried. LOVED IT!

Don't see it if If seeing a real life event brought to the stage is too much + you're just not into great theater. There's always Netflix!

97
During previews
War Paint
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You want a great time and if you're like me get to see the great Patti Lupone still going strong!!!!😁 amazing!

Don't see it if If dont want a great night filled with entertainment and a few good one liners then catch the movie of the week.

90
Angry Young Man
Chelsea
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Intelligent, Hilarious

See it if You like slap-stick comedy. All 4 characters play the same role it was delightful! I can't see anyone NOT liking this! I want to go again!

Don't see it if you have no imagination what so ever! If you can't see what they are trying to create and you just have no sense of humor.

55
The Paper Hat Game
Financial
Confusing, Disappointing, Slow, Dizzying, Excruciating

See it if I usually love these...I guess I waited so long cause it was painful. This was one I felt was a waste of time. Maybe I didn't get it

Don't see it if all I can say is save your money. Sorry I waited so long...but...bleh

96
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if if you love musicals and exploring different cultures and want a great time with a great cast.

Don't see it if if you're not interested in other cultures or don't want a night out for a good time ....stay home and watch tv....

95
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Romantic, Intense

See it if Not only do you get to see a great show and are entertained...you get a pie!!!! Deliciously wonderful!

Don't see it if You don't like pie or great singing or wonderful performances...stay in and have a boring night!