M3GAM3RT

New York City | 35-49 | Male
About:  I like to see everything from splashy Broadway musicals to intimate dramas in unique spaces.
Reviews (53)
85
Quirky, Clever, Hilarious, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you like Charles Busch and his gender-bending character portrayals, you appreciate a remarkable cast playing many roles

Don't see it if you don't enjoy campy, over-the-top humor

90
Clever, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Intense

See it if you want to be mystified and a little freaked out by "how did he do that?"

Don't see it if you only like shows with singing, dancing, or a storyline... or you don't like gorillas.

95
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Relevant, Must see, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You enjoyed the file, you like great comedy and want to witness a tour de force performance by Santino!

Don't see it if You don't like comedy... Men in women's clothing offends you... You don't want to have a good time.

85
Funny, Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Clever

See it if You like a little bit of a message with your musicals but don't want anything TOO heavy; you like clever songs and performances with heart

Don't see it if You don't like pop culture, you're not young at heart

95
Raunchy, Hilarious, Great acting, Funny

See it if You like irreverent humor and non-PC jokes... You like to laugh (a lot)... You appreciate bombastic performances

Don't see it if You're easily offended, you don't like the F-word, you want "serious" theatre

95
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Great writing, Must see, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You want to see an impeccably-written family drama with superb acting -- and a LOT of actors, lol! (And babies, geese, and bunnies!)

Don't see it if You're not able to commit to a 3:15 running time, you want a show with "razzle dazzle," you aren't interested in intricate relationships

75
Enchanting, Epic, Funny, Riveting

See it if You like magic and sleight of hand, you watch America's Got Talent, you have an open mind

Don't see it if You don't want to suspend your disbelief, you expect some sort of storyline

70
Great singing, Fluffy, Disappointing, Entertaining

See it if you like powerhouse vocals, you don't mind a homogenized depiction of Donna Summer's life

Don't see it if you want the "true" story, you want more than hollow arrangements of her famous songs

83
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Funny, Great acting, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy comedies (albeit with a bit of drama) with wacky characters, you like British humor, you don't mind a slightly predictable plot

Don't see it if You don't like comedies or expect singing and dancing

85
Pop Punk High
Greenwich V
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You like pop punk from the early 2000s, you enjoy shows with lots of energy (and a few bad words), you appreciate fully committed actors

Don't see it if You don't want to stand through a show, you're easily offended, you don't like pop punk, you expect Broadway-level sets

80
Entertaining, Clever, Raunchy

See it if you like sexy guys in codpieces and high heels dancing and prancing and throwing LQQKS

Don't see it if you need traditional dialogue (although there is a story) or you don't know what burlesque-type shows are

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You don't need a story (although the songs tell little stories in themselves), you like music from a bygone era, you appreciate great vocals

Don't see it if You want a traditional musical

70
Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if You like seeing star vehicles but your expectations aren't too high (Lauren Ridloff is amazing, though), you have an interest in deaf cultur

Don't see it if You want a fast-moving production

70
The Parisian Woman
Midtown W
Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if You like seeing Hollywood stars on stage, you want to marvel at the wonder of Blair Brown, you like traditionally-staged plays

Don't see it if You like Trump, you can't stand to have your notions of love and fidelity shaken up a bit

78
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Delightful, Traditional

See it if You like traditional musicals and family-friendly fare

Don't see it if You want avant garde theatre, you expect a well behaved audience (these people were awful), you like old school sets and special effects

90
Edgy, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if You're a fan of theatre that pushes the envelope, you don't mind looking at sexy mean

Don't see it if You're have a weak stomach, you have gender hang ups

80
Thought-provoking, Funny, Absorbing, Clever

See it if You like interactive performances, you appreciate historical re-enactments, you like unique experiences

Don't see it if You expect a straightforward play, you're shy and retiring

85
For a previous production
Hilarious, Great staging, Clever, Enchanting

See it if You like absurd spectacles! (I am not a huge humor fan, but I loved it!) You appreciate precision timing and staging!

Don't see it if You hate to laugh.

95
During previews
KPOP
Midtown W
Clever, Edgy, Great singing, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if you like innovative, immersive experiences, you like to interact with the show, you like pop music

Don't see it if you don't like unique experiences, you don't want to confront your own preconceived cultural assumptions.

Also If you're lucky, you may get a one on one experience!

90
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Riveting, Relevant, Intense, Disturbing

See it if You want to THINK, you don't need easy answers, you want to see truly provocative and ground-breaking theatre

Don't see it if You're squeamish, you like tidy resolutions, you're boring

90
J&K: 1965
Lower E Side
Thought-provoking, Immersive, Absorbing

See it if You like to experience theatre in non-traditional forms, you like immersive experiences that give you a chance to be part of the action

Don't see it if You don't want to do some walking around the LES, you're super boring and don't want to become a part of the experience

75
Entertaining, Great acting, Confusing, Romantic, Fluffy

See it if You like "cute." You like romance and a bit of schmaltz. You don't need shows to make sense.

Don't see it if You're a stickler for logic, or you like realism.

65
The Fantasticks
Midtown W
Dated, Cliched, Entertaining, Romantic

See it if You've never been exposed to the show and need to catch up on theatre history... and don't mind quality on the level of high school musicals

Don't see it if You want spectacle and dazzle

90
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if You like splashy production numbers, dazzle and a dash of drag!

Don't see it if You're closed-minded

79
Ambitious, Confusing, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You like to be challenged and surprised

Don't see it if You want everything explained to you or want to walk out of the theatre humming the songs

80
Great staging, Enchanting, Great singing, Clever

See it if you like to be pleasantly surprised by powerhouse singing, colorful characters, a clever set, and outstanding costumes!

Don't see it if you only like "serious' theatre, or are generally disagreeable 😡

80
Felix Starro
Midtown W
Great singing, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant

See it if you like to see shows with the perspective of another culture, you want to be solidly entertained

Don't see it if you want songs you'll be humming as you leave the theatre, you expect big $$ spectacle, you don't want to think about illegal immigration

75
Over the top, Entertaining, Great singing, Epic

See it if You like over the top spectacles with nifty set design and staging... you like powerful singing and appreciate some campy moments.

Don't see it if You want an original story (this is a Peter Pan riff), you want realistic drama.

80
Queen of Hearts
Brooklyn
Exquisite, Delightful, Fluffy, Enchanting

See it if You like burlesque and near-nekkid performers who do their jobs well

Don't see it if You don't want to see fake male genitalia or are an ALICE IN WONDERLAND purist

95
Relevant, Great acting, Funny, Delightful

See it if you want a (generally) family-friendly, sweet and funny evening out, with a straightforward story that's wonderfully staged.

Don't see it if you're intolerant or a Trump supporter, or if you're looking for an avant garde event. But it's lovely!!

90
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Intense, Relevant, Masterful, Hilarious

See it if you want to view issues of relationships and family through a gay lens, you want to see actors at the top of their game

Don't see it if you have an aversion to gays, you're not willing to suspend your disbelief a little (while Jack DiFalco is wonderful, he doesn't look 15)

79
Honors Students
East Village
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if you like edgy dark comedy, you like intimate spaces

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with depictions of sexual and mental abuse, you're looking for redeeming characters

80
During previews
Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Edgy

See it if you like to be in the middle of the action and like pop/dance music with energetic choreography

Don't see it if you want a traditional show, you don't like sexy performers and drag queens, you want a real story

85
During previews
Great singing, Enchanting, Romantic, Thought-provoking

See it if You're interested in what life was like for gays back in the 60s, you love retro songs, you're a sucker for a love story

Don't see it if You need to have everything spelled out (while the retelling of the Never Get's history is clear, the framing device is a bit confusing)

95
Epic, Must see, Riveting, Great acting, Enchanting

See it if you like Harry Potter (even a little), you like spectacle and "how'd they do that?" moments

Don't see it if You don't want to devote 5+ hours (although time flies by, even without a time turner), you're a muggle

Also I'm deducting 5 points for dancing around the obvious romance at the s... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Hurricane Party
West Village
Great acting, Riveting, Absorbing, Intense

See it if You like being immersed in experiences (hopefully) different than your own, you love to see actors truly inhabiting their roles

Don't see it if You want light and fluffy (although there are plenty of funny moments)

90
During previews
Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Edgy, Great staging, Intense, Raunchy, Must see

See it if You like (very) immersive experiences, you like TRAINSPOTTING the movie, you ain't squeamish, you don't mind seeing a penis or two

Don't see it if You're shy, you're not comfortable with adult things and (literal) toilet humor

80
Disco Pigs
Chelsea
Dizzying, Intense, Riveting, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You appreciate non-traditional theatre, you're an Evanna Lynch fan, you remember the late 90s (and the music!), you don't have to understand

Don't see it if You're not willing to put a little work in to understand the language of the actors (a mix of strong Irish accents and made up language)

Also This is a really worthwhile show... the actors are intense and must be... Read more Read less

55
Agnus
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Awful acting

See it if You're willing to endure some truly awful performances to experience a decent story

Don't see it if You have high expectations

Also I'm really on the fence here. I did like some things about the show, b... Read more Read less

84
M. Butterfly
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You appreciate masterful acting, you enjoy shows that make you think about stereotypes and perceptions

Don't see it if You voted for Trump, you like happy endings

75
Hot Mess
Midtown W
Funny, Romantic, Thought-provoking, Fluffy

See it if You like funny, intimate plays; you want a short diversion

Don't see it if You're homophobic (or bi-phobic); you want a big production

88
Red Light Winter
East Village
Great acting, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see amazing acting -- it's hard to believe these are only people playing roles.

Don't see it if You like upbeat, feel-good tales.

80
Clever, Funny, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if you adore Harry Potter films and books, you like to root for the underdog

Don't see it if you don't know much about Harry Potter, you don't like broad comedy

70
Sonder
Greenwich V
Romantic, Slow, Enchanting

See it if You like romance with a tinge of sadness

Don't see it if You're not willing to forgive occasionally uneven performances, you're not down with gay pairings

90
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Profound, Great acting

See it if You like well-acted drama with moments of comedy

Don't see it if You want spectacle or fancy staging.

90
Epic, Great staging, Intense, Riveting, Absorbing

See it if You like huge casts, over-the-top spectacle, and drama! And helicopters!

Don't see it if You want to walk out of the theatre humming the songs -- they're not very memorable.

90
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Epic, Riveting, Intense, Must see, Masterful

See it if you want to see a powerhouse diva in a lush, over-the-top production. For god sakes, there's a 40 piece orchestra on stage.

Don't see it if you don't like schmaltzy Andrew Lloyd Webber songs. Still, you owe it to yourself to see Glenn Close in this tour de force.

87
Stomp
East Village
Clever, Great staging, Overrated, Ambitious

See it if You want to be amazed at what people can do to make percussive sounds and marvel at their stamina!

Don't see it if You want a traditional storyline

100
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Absorbing, Ambitious, Edgy, Intense

See it if You're ready for an evening like no other and enjoy self-guided exploration

Don't see it if You don't like wandering alone or want a straightforward play

85
Entertaining, Cliched, Dated, Great staging, Romantic

See it if You're looking for an "old school" musical that's sweet and heartwarming

Don't see it if You're looking for something edgy or avant garde