Mahi

Manhattan | Female
About:  A true New Yorker, avid traveler and a foodie who loves to try new things all the time. Theater is my new passion.
Reviews (77)
80
Intense, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You like musicals and want to hear a classic musical hit.

Don't see it if You are looking for a comedy or lighter material

96
Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if One of the top shows I have seen this year and the main credit goes to Adrienne playing Tina. What an amazing actress and a star performer.

Don't see it if You do not like Tina Turner and not into musicals.

80
During previews
West Side Story
Midtown W
Great singing, Great staging, Overrated, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You liked the movie west side story and are looking for a shorter version musical. No intermission and well staged. Great choreography.

Don't see it if You are into plays and do not like the movie either.

82
Dated, Thought-provoking, Slow, Masterful, Great acting

See it if You like plays which are though provoking and slow. Mary-Louise Parker did a great job.

Don't see it if You are looking for a fast moving play or a musical. You like a bigger cast than just a 2 person play.

74
Ambitious, Overrated, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You are into Greek mythology and like the story of Percy Jackson. Small production and new actors. Popular with kids and teens.

Don't see it if You like a big production and a more experienced cast. Smaller stage. Bit rushed. Overrated.

93
Funny, Clever, Great singing, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if You like the story line of Moulin Rouge and an amazing cast which is not afraid to put in their best.

Don't see it if If you do not like musicals and edgy theme.

95
Queen of Hearts
Brooklyn
Must see, Raunchy, Great singing, Exquisite, Entertaining

See it if You are into Burlesque and nudity does not bother you. Great acting and singing. Many wow moments. Full entertainer.

Don't see it if You feel uncomfortable with nudity and burlesque acts. Acts are quite edgy and raunchy.

88
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Masterful, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You are a fan of Bryan Cranston and his work. It is a non stop 2 hour show with some amazing acting and content. Loved the staging & acting.

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of Bryan Cranston and prefer musicals instead. No intermission.

97
Masterful, Intelligent, Great staging, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You are a fan of Harry Potter and have seen the previous movies or read the books. The best play I have ever seen. Loved the effects.

Don't see it if You di not like Harry Potter and are not into plays.

97
Entertaining, Absorbing, Edgy, Masterful, Must see

See it if You like magicians and magic shows. This is Vegas quality show on Broadway with excellent cast. Shin Lim also performing.

Don't see it if If you do not like magic

87
Nutcracker Rouge
Brooklyn
Entertaining, Exquisite, Great singing, Edgy, Masterful

See it if You are up for a show with burlesque and some classy attitude on stage. You are ok with watching nutcracker in a different view.Entertaining

Don't see it if You cannot handle nudity and kinky acts. Men and women with some great attitude on stage. A 3 hr show with 2 intermissions but time flies.

94
Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Masterful, Thought-provoking

See it if Loved this show and finally was able to get standing room tickets. Excellent acting and a great story line. Gets you emotional many times.

Don't see it if You need some lighter comedy or a play.

88
Entertaining, Clever, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You like plays and want to see a top class cast in this production. Loved the role of fact checker played by Daniel.

Don't see it if You do not like plays and are more inclined towards a bigger production.

94
Clever, Great acting, Entertaining, Hilarious, Must see

See it if Loved this musical and probably one of the best this season. Unique true story built from experiences. I laughed a lot. Must see.

Don't see it if If you do not like musicals and are looking for serious content.

94
Entertaining, Funny, Must see, Refreshing, Absorbing

See it if You loved the movie and want something refreshing to watch. Musical is bit different from movie with funny twists. Loved every min of it.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals or the movie mean girls. You are into serious plays and not a high school story line in a musical.

88
Entertaining, Great singing, Clever, Great acting, Indulgent

See it if You like musicals and like something refreshing. Seats are surrounding the stage and every seat is great view. 1.5 hours with no breaks.

Don't see it if You want a huge theater production and a longer show. You do not like musicals with a great vibe.

90
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny, Great singing

See it if Saw this with Sara Bareilles in the cast. Loved the musical. Songs and story are superb and loved the mini pies you can buy during break.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and want a serious play.

85
During previews
Great staging, Refreshing, Funny, Great singing, Overrated

See it if You like Jimmy Buffet songs and want to enjoy a lively musical with a Caribbean feel.

Don't see it if you do not like lively music and a party like atmosphere.

92
During previews
Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Funny, Must see

See it if You love Disney and Frozen movie, you will love this show. Costumes were amazing, set was gorgeous, good humor and excellent acting.

Don't see it if do not like musicals, want a serious play and not fond of Disney movies.

93
Entertaining, Clever, Great singing, Funny, Great acting

See it if You like musicals and want to see some great acting. I saw this with Bette Midler in cast and had an amazing time. Charisma on stage epic!

Don't see it if You do not like musicals with a fun plot or looking for something serious or a play.

92
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Must see, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like musicals and enjoy a well put together story and songs. Staging was amazing, and costumes were lavish. It was like a magical book.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and a lavish set or are looking for a serious play.

86
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Clever, Great acting

See it if You like charlie and chocolate factory story. It was very enojayable with great staging. Oompa loompas were awesome. Great music.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and story of charlie and chocolate factory.

90
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful

See it if If you liked the movie and are up for seeing a musical. Special effects are cute and few acts make you wonder how they carried that off!

Don't see it if you did not like the movie and are expecting a serious play or story.

95
For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You like comedy and plays. Made me laugh every minute. Excellent setup, plot and comic timing of actors. Set was amazing. Excellent play.

Don't see it if You do not like funny plays and comedy of errors. You are expecting to see a musical or a huge cast.

91
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Must see

See it if You like cappella musicals and enjoy some witty banter and jokes. There are no breaks, staging for MTA props etc is clever. Great acting.

Don't see it if If you prefer a full orchestra band, do not like musicals or funny shows, cannot handle sarcastic humor, need breaks and prefer plays.

86
Masterful, Great acting, Funny, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You want to enjoy a Pulitzer prize winning play with a great cast. Funny and clever

Don't see it if You prefer musicals.

95
Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You want to see an excellent musical about 9/11 events. Acting was amazing and great singing. Saw from first row and worth it.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and want to hear about 9/11 events.

86
Intelligent, Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You liked a Christmas Carol movie and would like a spin on the story as a musical. Cookies and clementines given as treats. Loved it.

Don't see it if You would prefer a play and not into the spirit of Christmas.

90
Refreshing, Must see, Masterful, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if If you like to learn about the life of the temptations. Excellent choreography and singing. Show is well presented and was sold out. must go

Don't see it if You do not musicals and music of the temptations. You are looking for a serious play.

95
Delightful, Refreshing, Hilarious, Masterful, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy excellent musical of Tim Burton's classic Beetlejuice. Punches of humor and excellent singing and staging. Loved it. Go see it.

Don't see it if You do not like Beetlejuice movie and the theme and would prefer a serious play.

98
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Must see, Hilarious, Great acting, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You like musical comedies and want to be thoroughly entertained. Excellent acting and singing and a great production. I laughed a lot.

Don't see it if You are more into serious shows and plays and do not like comedies and musicals.

91
Ink
Midtown W
Must see, Masterful, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like Murdoch's story and enjoy plays. Some great acting and staging.

Don't see it if You are into musicals and looking for something more fluffy and light.

85
Intelligent, Great writing, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like Bill and Hillary and want to see a funny dialog exchange about the 2008 campaign. Great acting and dialogs.

Don't see it if You do not like Bill and Hillary and are not into the political campaign story.

86
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Delightful, Must see

See it if You are a fan of Cher and want to see a fun musical with her popular songs and life story. People were on their feet dancing.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of musicals and Cher's music.

89
Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Masterful, Refreshing

See it if You are a fan of sex and the city and want to enjoy a fun evening laughing your hearts out. All seasons flashback in front of you.

Don't see it if You want a bigger production and not a fan of 1 person shows.

94
Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You are a fan of my fair lady movie and enjoy a good musical. Laura Benanti was excellent. Orchestra seats had best view. Must watch!

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and not a fan of the movie.

88
Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if You like music of Donna Summer and are looking for a fun evening with great songs and her life history enacted on stage.

Don't see it if You are not into Donna Summer's music and need to watch something more serious.

87
Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You like musicals and a fan of Carousel. Choreography and singing was amazing. Jesse Mueller was superb. Ballet bits were excellent!

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and not a fan of Carousel movie storyline.

86
Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious, Edgy, Masterful

See it if You like musicals and ok with go go's music and greek/Shakespeare style comedy. I laughed throughout. Peppermint was amazing.

Don't see it if You are looking for serious play and something traditional and cannot handle humor and jokes.

90
Tiny Beautiful Things
East Village
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Must see, Absorbing

See it if If you like musicals and like Carole King's music. Good story of her life and career.

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and are looking for serious plays. You do not like Carole King's music.

78
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Intense, Slow, Overrated

See it if If you like plays that are slow and with a small cast you will love it. Joshua and Lauren were amazing in their acting. There are subtitles.

Don't see it if You like musicals and fast paced plays and are expecting a large cast. Plenty of sign language used in case that is not something you want.

82
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Masterful, Confusing, Delightful

See it if You like to enjoy an evening of some excellent Rock with a great singing cast. Loved every song and had a rocking evening. Only 6 weeks!

Don't see it if You do not like rock music and a musical evening. Announcements to thank audience were in the middle causing confusion as if show ended.

80
Funny, Entertaining, Great singing, Slow, Great acting

See it if You like plays and enjoy opera as well. Unique staging where audience sits on the stage as well in addition to regular seats. Unique story.

Don't see it if You do not like plays and opera and are looking for a musical only.

88
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if Loved the original movie with Robert De Nero and this musical does full justice to the movie. Each scene was well acted and played. Must see

Don't see it if You do not like musicals and are not a fan of the movie or plots around gangsters. If you are looking for a serious play this is not for you

93
During previews
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You like sponge bob and bikini bottom crew. I love cartoons and this was one of my fav. Set is superb and loved the story. Great music too!

Don't see it if If you do not like spongebob and the classic plankton stories. Strobe lights have been used and bright lights throughout.

83
During previews
Funny, Great acting, Slow, Great staging, Confusing

See it if You like Arabic music and want a different storyline. Dialogs and music are mixed. Katrina Lenk is gorgeous and the highlight of the show.

Don't see it if If you are expecting a big story line or bothered by Arabic dialogs from time to time. Slow at many places and sometimes confusing.

88
War Paint
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Funny, Indulgent

See it if If you want to watch the epic life story of the two titans of the cosmetic world. One liners are hilarious and the costume/staging are nice

Don't see it if you do not want to watch a musical around the rivalry of two titans and are expecting serious drama.

90
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great singing, Great acting, Intense, Masterful

See it if Glenn Close and Michael Zavier were outstanding. Great songs, staging and orchestra. Great chemistry between actors and an excellent musical

Don't see it if You do not like Sunset Blvd storyline and are not into musicals

88
During previews
Significant Other
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Intelligent, Intense, Masterful

See it if you want to see a funny play about friends, relationships and cliche about being single.

Don't see it if you do not like plays themed around being single and cannot handle jokes.

86
A Dog Story
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Clever, Great acting, Great singing

See it if If you like cute romantic and funny stories. Excellent acting and loved the concept and the funny bits. Real dog at the end made my evening.

Don't see it if You don't like small theaters and productions and are not into romantic, funny and obvious storyline. No real dog until the ending.