Madelyn 9143

Buffalo

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Reviews (43)
87
Relevant, Masterful, Great staging, Great acting, Exquisite

See it if You enjoy well acted dramas, with lots of sass, clever dialogue, surprising twists, and ageless topics.

Don't see it if You don't want to deal with adult topics or you prefer a comedy with singing and dancing.

77
Two Can Play
Midtown W
Refreshing, Relevant, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You enjoy plays about serious immigration concerns, with a lighthearted presentation.

Don't see it if You are judgmental about things people do to get long in life.

80
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You're ready for a serious drama, cleverly presented, that addresses many current day issues .

Don't see it if You're looking for a comedy, or other light fare, that's entertaining without being too thought provoking..

78
About Love
East Village
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You enjoy classical stories told in new ways. Singing was great, wish there was more. It was novel to see single roles supported by many.

Don't see it if You’re not ready to listen carefully

68
Slow, Thought-provoking, Intense, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if You're a fan of Ntozake Shange, whose works can be profane but difficult

Don't see it if You're not ready to think a little during the performance

87
Medea (BAM)
Brooklyn
Intense, Profound, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like strong tragic dramas that might have been taken from the classics or from current news.

Don't see it if You're in the mood for a lighthearted comedy, romance or song and dance..

62
The Journey
Midtown W
Disappointing, Ambitious, Slow, Dated, Confusing

See it if You like plays about the '60s '70s free for all hallucinogenic drug days where the whole family gets involved together.

Don't see it if You want a clearer more defined plot.

75
During previews
Where We Stand
Upper W Side
Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if You're ready to listen carefully and spend some effort following the narrative.

Don't see it if You just want some light entertainment

85
Absorbing, Must see, Masterful, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy great Motown music and dance groups with history thrown in as an added benefit. I couldn't sit still during the performance.

Don't see it if You don't like Motown R&B and great dance routines from back in the day.

90
During previews
One in Two
Midtown W
Relevant, Masterful, Dizzying, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy great theater with a hard-hitting message that may blow your mind

Don't see it if You don't like real life dramas with a strong message

70
Slow, Intense, Intelligent, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You like illusionists and other magicians

Don't see it if You want to be entertained without watching so hard

60
Molly Sweeney
Midtown W
Intelligent, Banal, Slow, Disappointing, Dated

See it if You like classic theater based on classic writings and you don't mind it being a little slow

Don't see it if You want theater that grabs your attention.

70
During previews
Intelligent, Great singing, Relevant, Intense, Great staging

See it if You like drama and serious story telling through song. The actors took on the characters.

Don't see it if You only like fast paced performances because this is not.

65
The Independents
Midtown W
Slow, Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if You like the story better than the performance. (I saw an early performance and I expect this play will get better)

Don't see it if You know nothing about Cassett or Degas or the Impressionists

80
Imagining Madoff
Midtown W
Relevant, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy a history lesson dished out with some imagination and good acting

Don't see it if You know nothing about Madoff or don't care how that Ponzi scheme could happened

85
Queen of Hearts
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Riveting, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You want to be entertained, you enjoy good music, you like fairytales presented for adults and you enjoy a drink with your theater

Don't see it if You don’t like nudity or adult situations or nightclub settings

80
During previews
In the Green
Upper W Side
Intelligent, Entertaining, Absorbing, Great singing, Thought-provoking

See it if you like good singing and are interested in 12th century European history

Don't see it if you don't like musicals or plays about women's issues

85
Masterful, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You love Nathan Lane, are familiar with Titus Andronicus and enjoy sight gags

Don't see it if You have not read Titus Andronicus. A summary will do

80
Caroline's Kitchen
Midtown E
Relevant, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are into family drama and all the surprises, twists and turns that come from family relationships

Don't see it if Although there are some laughs, this is not a comedy. Don't see it if you're just looking for a light evening with a few laughs.

Also Play touches on serious, important family relationship topics.

89
Entangled
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if You were interested in social justice and the impact it has individual lives. Simple staging ..Good acting.

Don't see it if You're looking for light drama. This is thought-provoking

85
Proof of Love
West Village
Relevant, Intelligent, Edgy, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy a well thought out play with good writing and good acting.

Don't see it if You don't like relationship plays. It's a strange kind of love story .

80
During previews
Long Lost
Midtown W
Great staging, Great writing, Refreshing, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if Those who enjoy a good story and really good acting

Don't see it if You want a happy, feel good show.

72
During previews
Drift
Midtown W
Dated, Great acting, Dizzying, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy a play with good acting even when the plot is dated, totally expected, with no surprises. Some acting is exceptionally good.

Don't see it if You need plot twists and turns that are not obvious and totally anticipated.

87
During previews
Intense, Great writing, Excruciating, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like a play with mature themes and great acting. This play has not aged. It's as intense and relevant today as it was when first written

Don't see it if You don't like mature/adult themes showing a marriage gone very wrong.

85
West Side Story
Midtown W
Entertaining, Intense, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great singing

See it if You know and love the songs and want to hear them on a big Broadway stage. Great for both those who know and those learning the songs.

Don't see it if You don't like digital images mixed in with live actions

75
Relevant, Intense, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in family dynamics and how actions from one generation may impact the next.

Don't see it if You're not ready to pay close attention to the storyline and listen carefully to the dialogue.

70
During previews
72 Miles to Go...
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Confusing, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You enjoy thoughtful drama based on real life immigration issues that impact the whole family

Don't see it if You want a light hearted play that will make you smile and feel good.

82
During previews
Unknown Soldier
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if You want to be fully entertained by plot, acting, music and singing.

Don't see it if You're looking for a fun play without the pressure of thinking.

80
During previews
Frankenstein (CSC)
East Village
Entertaining, Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You liked the book better than the movie. This play will make you want to read the book. Creatively cast.

Don't see it if You want a song and dance evening.

75
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Entertaining, Clever, Ambitious

See it if You have an interest or fascination with baby boomer music and history, cleverly presented. Your age isn't important.

Don't see it if You want to hear whole songs and not just short excerpts of each. You're bored by history

85
During previews
Relevant, Intense, Excruciating, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like a play that keeps you on the edge of you seat -- event when you already know the plot.

Don't see it if You can't deal with reality - that is as relevant today as it was when the play was written.

80
During previews
Greater Clements
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like current real life situations presented and theatrical form

Don't see it if You don't like dramas and only enjoy lighthearted theater

80
During previews
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You want to experience the 50's through and new lens. You might find that not much has changed.

Don't see it if you want to be entertained without thinking

82
During previews
Reparations
Brooklyn
Great writing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You enjoy great acting and writing with surprising twists and turns

Don't see it if You want an easy play that doesn't demand your attention

85
Edgy, Great writing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You enjoy big production singing and dancing as well as clever banter on the big stage

Don't see it if You don't enjoy a good musical with good dancing

83
During previews
Relevant, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing, Clever

See it if You enjoy intense family dramas well presented

Don't see it if You are looking for a flashy theater over great acting

75
Ambitious, Entertaining, Intelligent, Confusing, Clever

See it if you don’t need to “get everything” to be entertained by interesting , well delivered dialog and acting.

Don't see it if you don’t know the Dogg language and need this skill to enjoy a clever play.

85
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you're interested in great acting and hearing what Hillary and Bill might have been saying to one another when Hillary ran against Barack

Don't see it if you're looking for factual accounts of the times

77
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You enjoyed plays based on real life history and experiences or you just love baseball

Don't see it if You aren’t interested in baseball or history

90
During previews
Something Clean
Midtown W
Intense, Masterful, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy intense family dynamics, clever staging and great acting.

Don't see it if If current date topics related to sex abuse are too much for you

69
Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Upper W Side
Overrated, Great acting, Fluffy, Dizzying, Dated

See it if You want to see some masterful, impressive actors

Don't see it if You want to see something real world and relevant

75
BLKS
Midtown W
Relevant, Raunchy, Dizzying, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like stories about the lifestyles of young, progressive, professional, modern women.

Don't see it if You get embarrassed by frank women talking openly about their sex lives

67
Confusing, Fluffy, Dizzying, Ambitious, Clever

See it if Star War movie experts. Those who loved the movies and the stars

Don't see it if You don't care about the Star Wars movies