Marcia W 6133

Plainfield | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (132)
91
Absorbing, Resonant, Profound, Masterful, Exquisite

See it if you are intrigued with seeing old classics interpreted in new and exciting ways. This was a stunning production - inspired and moving.

Don't see it if you are looking for the classic -- and are not open to a new take.

92
Masterful, Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you love great theater. Seeing Arthur Miller work is thrilling - and this was magnificently directed and acted. Resounding impact.

Don't see it if you only want light weight stuff. This is heavy and multi-layered.

83
Fun, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you want to smile your way through a few hours. this show so exceeded my expectations. lyrics and book so funny. it was pure entertainment

Don't see it if you are not satisfied with a night of just silly fun. there's no depth here but it is so well done and great entertainment.

53
Overrated, Disappointing, Slow, Dated, Cliched

See it if you are interested in historical perspective.

Don't see it if you want to be engaged... felt wooden and didactic

86
During previews
Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if you love to laugh! This show has oneliners that have oneliners. A truly enjoyable night out.

Don't see it if if you are looking for something serious and can't enjoy the simple pleasures of some great laughs and an entertaining story.

93
Relevant, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if love to be challenged. brilliant writing, a complelling story and marvelous acting. Loved it. Daveed Diggs is a thrill to watch.

Don't see it if you don't want to be provoked or disturbed - this is a thinking person's play.

82
Edgy, Ambitious, Absorbing, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You like seeing new, daring and provocative work. Great acting. Disturbing and moving.

Don't see it if you don't want to be stirred, challenged and moved.

94
During previews
Entertaining, Refreshing, Must see, Masterful, Exquisite

See it if you love and appreciate innovation and brilliance in a musical - great performances, staging, score -- fantastic!

Don't see it if you are not open to a new, compelling experience

52
Insipid, Dated, Great singing, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you like seeing new musicals just for the fun of it - the story is flat. If you are a kate baldwin fan, she dominates so enjoy that.

Don't see it if you are looking for a great new musical. this disappoints.

73
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Relevant, Refreshing

See it if you love fun - this is a delightful show and had me smiling from start to finish

Don't see it if you can't enjoy simple fun.

88
During previews
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Resonant, Quirky

See it if you love Sondheim and appreciate the creativity and wit of the Fiasco Theater Group. I loved every second!

Don't see it if you are not a sondheim fan.

89
Entertaining, Absorbing, Delightful, Relevant, Fluffy

See it if you love musicals and are ready to be delighted and entertained.

Don't see it if you expect monumental - but this is a joyous theater experience and a great production

96
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful, Exquisite

See it if you love great theater and will appreciate a thoughtful and brilliantly acted drama

Don't see it if you watch the clock rather than the show

91
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Riveting

See it if you want to engage in a relevant and topical civil rights conversation thru drama

Don't see it if you do not like using your brain and your heart

84
During previews
Great acting, Slow, Intelligent, Masterful, Resonant

See it if you love seeing Glenn Close showcase her brilliance and appreciate inspired writing. Loved seeing the Joan story from her mom's perspective.

Don't see it if lack patience and imagination

87
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you love musicals and are waiting for the next great thing!

Don't see it if you do not singing, laughing, dancing and fun

78
Delightful, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you love to laugh and are ready for a light, fun, enjoy yourself evening! Lets you believe we are forever young.

Don't see it if you are looking for substance and a profound message. This is pure fun.

88
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Masterful, Intense

See it if you love intense drama and are ready for a master class from stephen rhea. thought provoking and chilling.

Don't see it if you don't like thinking!

74
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Edgy, Intense

See it if you are the kind of theater goer who likes to see everything and participate in the conversation . Can't say I loved this but did appreciate

Don't see it if you are squeamish

88
During previews
Great singing, Masterful, Absorbing, Entertaining, Riveting

See it if you love to see musicals and want to experience this gem from the 1940's exquisitely done. Amazing talent.

Don't see it if you don't like opera -- it is the music of Bizet's Carmen!

72
Great acting, Great writing, Disappointing, Entertaining

See it if you appreciate well drawn characters and acting -- but not as great as his other plays

Don't see it if you are not a fan of his work

78
Great acting, Great singing, Relevant, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you want to see two of the most spectacular female performances ever. marvelous! bright lights in an uneven play

Don't see it if you are not open to new musicals that still need development

79
Dated, Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if you love musicals and want so see the amazing josh henry rule! very fresh production that made show feel less dated.

Don't see it if you don't like old musicals

82
Intelligent, Resonant, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy dramas about families - dysfunctional ones! great acting and moving story. well done.

Don't see it if you do not like straight plays.

81
During previews
Delightful, Great singing, Overrated, Clever, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of the movie - and enjoy fluffy and fun

Don't see it if you do not like popular culture

94
Masterful, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to challenge your complacency while also being wonderfully entertained. Such passion and emotion in great storytelling.

Don't see it if you are looking for big dramatic action - this is essentially a one woman show and she is amazing.

74
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great writing, Great acting

See it if drama is your thing. Acting is amazing - so well done. Story drags a bit at times.

Don't see it if you you do not like straight plays on disturbing issues.

53
Slow, Disappointing, Dated, Banal, Cliched

See it if you are interested in Holocaust stories...

Don't see it if you are looking for an engaging show.... this was stiff, forced and too much of a lecture.

95
Masterful, Great writing, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if you love great acting and amazing storytelling. This is a beautiful story beautifully told. we were moved so deeply - a poem of a tale

Don't see it if you lack the patience to be lulled and wooed into an amazing historical retrospective of immigrant life and progress in a changing America.

78
During previews
Masterful, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Clever

See it if you enjoy seeing innovation at work. this show is crazy creative - the acting was marvelous. the premise very "out there"

Don't see it if you are not a theater lover who is open to new, unexpected and kooky stuff.

93
Enchanting, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you love a great musical ! i have seen this show several times - the music is timeless. this production is fresh, fun and fabulous.

Don't see it if you dont love classic musicals! although this once could convince you to rethink that.

90
During previews
Riveting, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Exquisite

See it if you want to be awed by Glenda Jackson and an amazing cast, set, EVERYTHING - this is brilliant

Don't see it if you do not enjoy Shakespeare

80
Masterful, Ambitious, Great singing, Great staging, Delightful

See it if you want to see inspired and creative musical theater. Loved the music, performances and staging/movement.

Don't see it if you have had enough of Alice in Wonderland riffs although this is a very creative approach to the material

75
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Intense, Slow

See it if you can appreciate a classic drama and love seeing great acting. The show is dark and bleak -- sometimes hard to take.

Don't see it if you know you don't like strindberg or have no patience in hateworthy characters, despite being brilliantly written and portrayed.

91
Absorbing, Masterful, Profound, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if you want to see real heart on stage - this is the most moving Fiddler I ever saw.

Don't see it if you do not love fiddler already - and lack the appreciation of the yiddish language and culture

92
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if you want to see brilliant! Bryan Cranston a must see, and the show has great writing and staging. Creative and innovative.

Don't see it if you are a curmudgeon! this is a great show and a treat to see Bryan Cranston perform.

95
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you want to see a great story, great acting and have a wonderful evening at the theater. Brings the novel to life in a fresh way.

Don't see it if you expect the reading of the novel.

92
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Riveting

See it if you want to see a master at work - brilliant acting and writing

Don't see it if you do not love thinking about the play within the play

53
Slow, Overrated, Disappointing, Cliched, Banal

See it if you think British dry humor is funny - or you are obsessed with snooker - but don't expect anything at all like One Man. Two Guvnors.

Don't see it if don't see it. period.

89
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you are ready for an intellectually challenging evening - great writing, acting too.

Don't see it if Drama

81
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Clever, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy dramas about dysfunctional families - this is a new spin on that theme. and Idina Menzel is so fun to watch.

Don't see it if you don't like "straight" plays

70
Disappointing, Great acting, Overrated, Great writing

See it if you go to a lot of theater and this is a lucky strike extra -- good writing and acting but disappointing overall experience.

Don't see it if you need a linear story and conclusion. not happening here. interesting approach but ultimately not satisfying

86
During previews
Delightful, Romantic, Enchanting

See it if you want to smile for three hours! found it delightful. great chemistry in a great cast. made the movie as much fun today as it was then

Don't see it if you don't like a good rom com!

83
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Great singing, Clever

See it if you want to have a fun night!

Don't see it if you don't like the Go Gos!

84
Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Resonant, Relevant

See it if you love ensemble acting. Great production.

Don't see it if you are not interested in seeing a refreshing revival.

80
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Romantic, Enchanting

See it if you loved the movie, are a disney fan and want to hear some fabulous singing! a delightful stage production. olaf is beyond adorable!

Don't see it if you are cynical and anti-disney

83
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Dated, Ambitious

See it if you want to be touched by an amazing story and wonderful performances.

Don't see it if you are not patient to stay focused for a long show

77
Banal, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Overrated, Cliched

See it if you like seeing everything ...

Don't see it if you are going thru the college admissions process yourself. too close to home.

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Masterful

See it if you want to witness the best acting ever!

Don't see it if a sensitive topic like infertility will upset you.

90
During previews
Delightful, Enchanting, Exquisite, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you love classic musicals - this is a treat

Don't see it if your attention span is one act shows