Magic Morningstar

Hell's Kitchen
About:  Ventriloquist Actor Playwright ... Read more Read less
Reviews (106)
83
¡Americano!
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great singing, Absorbing
May 26th, 2022

See it if You want to enjoy excellent dancing, singing and an amazing band. And a relevant story which is a real life story.

Don't see it if You don’t like musicals.

71
During previews
Entertaining, Absorbing, Great acting, Ambitious
May 26th, 2022

See it if Want to experience different and complex llayers of gay mens lives.

Don't see it if You want a light hearted musical

77
Entertaining, Confusing, Thought-provoking, Great acting
May 26th, 2022

See it if Like dysfunctional well layered family dramas with excellent acting.

Don't see it if If you want a light hearted musical

81
Resonant, Great dancing, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining
April 28th, 2022

See it if You love step dancing and tap dancing and a musical that’s lively and poignant.

Don't see it if Cant think of any reason not to see it.

43
During previews
Amazing acrobats, Great dancing, Excruciating, Disappointing
April 6th, 2022

See it if You love the story and want to see exceptional dancing and acrobats.

Don't see it if You dislike tacky screen projections, piped in music, no orchestra, an annoying narrator with a heavy accent and need to read the side title

Also It’s a shame because the dancing is phenomenal.

72
Disappointing, Confusing
March 11th, 2022

See it if You want to see a show from the past

Don't see it if You have trouble with heavy accents

74
Entertaining, Quirky
February 7th, 2022

See it if You like off beat experimental performance art with improvisational music

Don't see it if You want a beginning middle and end plus covid guidelines were not followed. People not wearing masks

Also Impossible to hear the voice either thru lack of projection or maybe t... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Space Dogs
Midtown W
Quirky, Ambitious, Great staging
January 28th, 2022

See it if You enjoy experimental theater with lots of amazing technical details as well as puppets

Don't see it if Seeing a play about animal experimentation is disturbing to you

84
During previews
Tambo & Bones
Midtown W
Intense, Quirky, Resonant, Relevant, Great acting
January 22nd, 2022

See it if you like experimental theater that has messages as well as being funny and serious

Don't see it if Do you want something easy to understand

86
During previews
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing
January 19th, 2022

See it if You enjoy character driven performances in an absorbing intelligent play

Don't see it if You rather see a musical rather than a serious play

93
Entertaining, Quirky, Riveting, Relevant, Absorbing
December 30th, 2021

See it if You have ever experienced being high.

Don't see it if Cant think of any reason not to see it

82
Clyde's (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great staging, Resonant, Relevant, Intelligent, Absorbing
December 29th, 2021

See it if You want to see a really good play with flushed out characters. Funny and poignant

Don't see it if Can’t think of any reason not to see it except sometimes the actors talk so fast the dialogue cannot be understood.

83
Rescue Rue
Gramercy
Absorbing, Relevant, Entertaining, Delightful
December 17th, 2021

See it if You like musicals and heartwarming stories.

Don't see it if You want Something more than light fun entertainment

Also The fake accents make it very difficult to understand the dialogue

72
The Alchemist
Midtown W
Refreshing, Funny, Entertaining
December 9th, 2021

See it if You enjoy farce and like laughing.

Don't see it if Bad accents annoy you making it difficult to understand the dialogue

79
The Visitor
East Village
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Absorbing
December 1st, 2021

See it if You like musicals with a message

Don't see it if You believe the critics reviews

82
Beyond Babel
West Village
Entertaining, Refreshing, Absorbing
November 17th, 2021

See it if You love high energy dancing with talented dancers

Don't see it if You don’t want to sit masked up for almost 2 hours

69
During previews
A Sherlock Carol
Midtown W
Disappointing, Ambitious
November 15th, 2021

See it if You are looking forward a holiday show

Don't see it if You dislike narrated plays

80
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great writing, Entertaining
November 6th, 2021

See it if You love Brecht and Weill

Don't see it if You want a traditional linear play

76
Great acting, Ambitious, Relevant, Entertaining
November 3rd, 2021

See it if Like musicals about real life events with good singers in an expansive off Bway theater

Don't see it if You are expecting a musical with choreography

79
Confusing, Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant
October 29th, 2021

See it if You like slices of history

Don't see it if You are looking for a linear play

80
During previews
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Intelligent, Absorbing
October 25th, 2021

See it if you want to experience a play by a great playwright George Bernard Shaw giving a glimpse of what women’s choices were to have a profession

Don't see it if You dislike seeing plays with accents making it difficult to understand

52
Thought-provoking, Intense, Relevant, Intelligent, Great writing
October 16th, 2021

See it if You want to see a great play by a great playwright

Don't see it if You have even the slightest difficulty hearing and get annoyed when actors don’t project

Also I was sitting in the fifth row and could not hear the actor at all jus... Read more Read less

68
Worlds Fair Inn
West Village
Quirky, Edgy, Excruciating, Disappointing, Confusing
September 30th, 2021

See it if You love experimental theater

Don't see it if You can’t go with the flow

Also Be sure to read what it’s about before going.

51
Ambitious, Disappointing, Fluffy, Insipid, Overrated
September 24th, 2021

See it if You like feel good musicals with lots of glitz

Don't see it if You are nervous about sitting in a crowded theater with people eating and drinking and thus taking their masks off.

56
Disappointing, Confusing, Overrated, Quirky, Slow
September 17th, 2021

See it if You like long monologues

Don't see it if Don’t like long monologues that are confusing

73
Quirky, Edgy, Disappointing, Confusing
September 14th, 2021

See it if You want to see something offbeat but also confusing and live music which really added to the show

Don't see it if You need to understand everything that is going on

83
Quirky, Resonant, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing
August 25th, 2021

See it if You might like a modern day Waiting For Godot with an eerie set and imaginative staging.

Don't see it if You are nervous about being very close to a lot of people even with mask wearing which I was so I sat in the back and couldn’t hear.

73
Great acting, Ambitious, Entertaining
July 17th, 2021

See it if You love listening to opera and like one woman shows based on the entertainer’s life.

Don't see it if You don’t like sitting in an unairconditioned theater when it’s over 90 degrees

Also I think it would’ve been profoundly more interesting if it followed wh... Read more Read less

91
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing
July 7th, 2021

See it if You want to see exceptional acting where you can hear and understand every word in a covid safe gigantic space.

Don't see it if You dislike one woman shows

76
BLINDNESS
Gramercy
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Edgy
June 24th, 2021

See it if You like experimental theater in a pandemic safe space. If there is such a thing

Don't see it if You have hearing problems. Difficult to understand often

69
Disappointing, Overrated, Cliched, Slow, Great acting
February 28th, 2020

See it if you want to see two good Actors performing

Don't see it if If you want to see some predictable play about aging

77
During previews
The Perplexed
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Slow, Quirky, Great acting
February 26th, 2020

See it if You like a great set an intriguing story

Don't see it if You get bored with a lot of talk and hardly any action

12
During previews
Slow, Overrated, Excruciating, Disappointing, Banal
February 4th, 2020

See it if I can’t think of any reason to see it

Don't see it if You want it to be anything like the original production

70
MsTRIAL
Midtown W
Overrated, Thought-provoking, Slow, Disappointing, Relevant
December 31st, 2019

See it if You like he said she said conflicts with no easy answers

Don't see it if You get annoyed when one of the actors talks too fast and mumbles so you miss a lot of the dialogue and dislike long scene changes

93
Masterful, Intense, Riveting, Profound, Great acting
December 30th, 2019

See it if you want to experience a profound deeply moving play

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy depressing subjects

85
One in Two
Midtown W
Relevant, Intelligent, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing
December 28th, 2019

See it if You want to see non traditional theater with moving relevant themes

Don't see it if You like linear plays

77
Greater Clements
Upper W Side
Great staging, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Absorbing
December 25th, 2019

See it if You like real sagas including 3 acts and 2 intermissions.

Don't see it if You don’t like long plays

92
Delightful, Funny, Quirky, Entertaining, Absorbing
December 12th, 2019

See it if You want to experience some unique storytelling from Japan. Very different from anything that I’ve seen before.Looking forward to going agai

Don't see it if You want traditional theater

89
Absorbing, Riveting, Great singing, Entertaining
November 30th, 2019

See it if you love Tina Turner and her music and want to find out more about the highlights of her life. And want to see show with amazing talent.

Don't see it if you are not a fan of biographical musicals.

68
Disappointing, Overrated, Slow, Great singing, Entertaining
November 30th, 2019

See it if You like light weight musicals

Don't see it if You want a more profound theater experience

86
Ambitious, Quirky, Resonant, Intelligent, Great acting
November 24th, 2019

See it if like what seems to be an existential play going from birth to death with interconnecting vignettes

Don't see it if You want something easy to understand

92
The Four Seasons
Midtown W
Resonant, Refreshing, Absorbing
November 22nd, 2019

See it if You love classical music and Vivaldi’s four seasons and love dance and excellent choreography and terrific dancers

Don't see it if You are looking for a traditional play. This is a dance concert interspersed with a few monologues

75
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Great writing
November 20th, 2019

See it if If you want to experience something that is still relevant today and you love live theater

Don't see it if You think that it’s going to be an improvement on the movie or the book. It isn’t.

Also I missed the whole first act because I didn’t get a hearing device. An... Read more Read less

79
Slava's Snowshow
Midtown W
Slow, Enchanting, Delightful, Entertaining
November 13th, 2019

See it if You love clowns and mime and a few surprises

Don't see it if You are looking for traditional theater.

91
For a previous production
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Delightful, Absorbing
October 25th, 2019

See it if You want to see a great musical in a smallish theater.without frills that is heartfelt

Don't see it if You like glitzy shows

92
Riveting, Edgy, Profound, Masterful, Absorbing
October 12th, 2019

See it if You love magic and want to see an extraordinary mind boggling show.

Don't see it if This kind of broadway show doesn’t appeal to you

78
During previews
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Excruciating, Clever
October 2nd, 2019

See it if You like laughing and enjoy witty dialogue

Don't see it if You want a play with depth

78
During previews
(A)loft Modulation
Midtown W
Intense, Ambitious, Resonant, Great staging, Confusing
September 29th, 2019

See it if You enjoy jazz. The jazz musicians were terrific

Don't see it if You get frustrated when actors don’t talk loud enough and don’t speak clearly. Missed most of the dialogue

33
During previews
Insipid, Excruciating, Dizzying, Disappointing, Confusing
September 2nd, 2019

See it if You like experimental experiences and don’t mind paying a fortune between the admission and the minimum.

Don't see it if You hate not knowing what’s going on.

92
Midsummer: A Banquet
Greenwich V
Clever, Quirky, Refreshing, Enchanting, Absorbing
August 28th, 2019

See it if If you want to experience Shakespeare in a new fun way with food and drink and inventive stagings.

Don't see it if You like the same old same old