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Reviews (50)
100
MsTRIAL
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy plays that deal with attorneys, the law, ethics and the reason for the "Me Too" movement. Great acting and so real!

Don't see it if You cannot handle sadness.

96
During previews
Grand Horizons
Midtown W
Entertaining, Quirky, Great acting, Funny, Clever

See it if You enjoy being entertained by a play/ comedy that is well written, funny and well acted.

Don't see it if If you don't enjoy quirky plays and witty lines.

55
Quirky, Slow, Excruciating, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if You like plays that explore existentialism and such mind games.

Don't see it if You prefer something more fun and less confusing.

93
Intelligent, Epic, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you want to learn about the first woman Nobel Prize Winner and she won the Nobel twice, once for Physics and the second time for Chemistry.

Don't see it if You do not want to learn about historical figures or are anti-feminism.

75
During previews
Great singing, Entertaining

See it if One of the singers was sick so the show was cut short. The singing was good but I did not know many of the show tunes. It was ok.

Don't see it if You don't like singing

96
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like clever lines and thought provoking comedy.

Don't see it if You cannot tolerate nudity on stage.

97
Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if The 4 actors were excellent! It is based on the true story of two brothers and so much more! The play leaves you thinking of it long after.

Don't see it if You do not like heavy political issues oriented plays that touches on current events.

85
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Quirky, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You like musicals and talented singers. This is a clever twist on Macbeth. Very entertaining!

Don't see it if You do not like musicals.

98
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if Loved the show.

Don't see it if It is no longer playing....alas

85
Romantic, Dated, Great singing, Entertaining, Dizzying

See it if You are a fan of Meatloaf and 80s music.

Don't see it if You don't like musicals or rock and roll.

100
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Delightful

See it if You like great musicals and good voices. See it if you enjoy a good story and good acting.

Don't see it if You do not like to read the translation from the Yiddish to English. But, it is necessary if you don't speak Yiddish.

62
Caligula
Midtown W
Ambitious, Dizzying, Resonant, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if If you like history and in this Trumpian time there seems to be parallels between this Roman Emperor and our current POTUS.

Don't see it if You are turned off by dictators and crazy, maniacal leaders.

93
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You want fluff and get lost in a Disney type fairy tale. Good costumes and excellent singing and dancing.

Don't see it if You don't like Disney like fairy tales.

95
Trainspotting Live
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Hilarious, Profound

See it if If you seen the movie and read the book then you are in for a treat. But, even if you have not the acting is superb and the play is a hoot!

Don't see it if you do not like immersive plays or are shy about being part of the show.

85
Unraveled
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful, Riveting

See it if You like a poignant story of dealing with a parent's declining mental faculties. Good acting and so tragic and sad but we all go through it

Don't see it if Don't want to deal with sad stories.

65
Disappointing, Overrated, Thought-provoking, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if You like comedy that pokes fun of the audience. There were some funny parts but overall a bit uncomfortable

Don't see it if You don't like comedy that pokes fun at audience members.

90
During previews
Final Follies
West Village
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You like stories told in a very clever and delightful way. Loved the acting and the funny way the stories were delivered.

Don't see it if You are not into funny stories.

90
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if You want to spend an evening laughing away and be charmed by this modern day, Western version of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure.

Don't see it if Don't like comedies

100
Clever, Funny, Enchanting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if If you enjoy great singing and dancing. It was a blast to the past with all those great hits from the 70s.

Don't see it if If you are not into song and dance shows

85
Absorbing, Entertaining, Edgy, Great acting, Clever

See it if If you like Bernard Shaw and you like history and know something about Joan of Arc you will enjoy this show.

Don't see it if You do not like historical drama with a comedic twist to it.

97
Memorare
Greenwich V
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if Did not expect much from this off Broadway play but came away loving it. Amazing singing and smart way of exposing racism in a convent.

Don't see it if You expect flashy staging or a a fast paced play.

90
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if I saw this play at the Public Theater and it was well acted and I loved the clever way they used the center of the room as the stage.

Don't see it if If you don't care for Shakespeare.

100
A Brooklyn Boy
East Village
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Edgy, Intelligent

See it if You want to see a very riveting show and a very talented young man.

Don't see it if You are not interested in the trials and tribulations of inner city youths.

85
During previews
This Flat Earth
Midtown W
Edgy, Intelligent, Intense, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in an intimate portrayal of the lives of those who are affected by gun violence in schools,

Don't see it if You are a member of the NRA.

100
Clever, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if If you are LGBTQ or interested in the history of the movement.

Don't see it if You are homophobic.

90
Relevant, Profound, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a play about aging presented in a very entertaining and profound way. It will tug at your heartstrings.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy plays that are too close to reality,

95
Romantic, Great singing, Funny, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if You want a feel good fairy tale like play/musical. It was all in Yiddish but there is translation and it was not distracting.

Don't see it if I don't know why you would not want to see this fun play. Kids would like it too.

100
Orpheus & Eurydice
Soho/Tribeca
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you like experimental theater. Great storytelling. I was totally absorbed in this play, which is done in the traditional Greek tragedy way.

Don't see it if You don't like Bruce Springstein music or Greek mythology.

100
Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if You like great acting and a very absorbing story. I absolutely loved this performance/play.

Don't see it if You don't like sad stories or a play that sets you thinking long after the play is finished,

95
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if See it if you like musicals. This one is a bit different than the one on Broadway. The set was interesting and the singing was superb!

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

57
Quiet Enjoyment
Midtown W
Fluffy, Banal, Disappointing, Insipid, Funny

See it if You like simple funny, fluffy plays.

Don't see it if You expect great acting and deep subject matter.

100
When It Happens to You
East Village
Riveting, Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like serious plays -- this one deals with the difficulty of coping with rape by the victims and their family.

Don't see it if You don't like serious subject matters in plays.

95
The White Chip
Midtown E
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Edgy, Funny, Absorbing

See it if It is a wonderful play of self discovering for an alcoholic who denies that he has a problem. It is not preachy but thought provoking.

Don't see it if If you get depressed over topic of addiction.

95
Romantic, Dated, Great staging, Great singing, Delightful

See it if I Saw this before it closes on Broadway and loved it! Fun musical. Great voices.

Don't see it if If you don't like musicals.

75
Delightful, Entertaining, Clever

See it if If you are curious about online dating or if you like technologies.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in the concept of dating.

85
Black Light
West Village
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Edgy, Great singing

See it if You might want to see this very talented singer and storyteller. She is also amazing at changing her clothes really fast. Beautiful outfits

Don't see it if You do not like drag shows.

78
My Parsifal Conductor
Upper W Side
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if To learn more about the Wagners and also Herman Levi and their friendship over the years despite the Wagner's anti -semitism.

Don't see it if You are not interested in historical plays albeit this is more of a comedy,

68
Alex and Eugene
East Village
Ambitious, Disappointing, Great singing, Excruciating, Slow

See it if You are interested in a modern day version of Eugene Onegin. There were some good singers but the acting was uneven.

Don't see it if You are impatient with long, drawn out stories.

69
R.R.R.E.D.
Gramercy
Banal, Cliched, Quirky, Raunchy, Funny

See it if You are a redhead and want to see what other members of the tribe think of the extinction of redheads.

Don't see it if you have a better comedic show to go to.

87
During previews
Absorbing, Great writing, Intelligent, Profound, Riveting

See it if You like a good tragic story and good acting. You are actually getting 2 plays in one, ie, one spoken and the other via sign language.

Don't see it if You are not into tragedies.

77
Clever, Intelligent, Refreshing, Great acting, Funny

See it if You like miming and the avant garde.

Don't see it if You do not like mime or performances where there is little talk.

87
The Mushroom Cure
East Village
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Riveting

See it if You are interested in OCD or just any illness and a man's quest for a cure. I enjoyed it very much. It was very thought provoking.

Don't see it if You do not like one man shows.

100
Absorbing, Great staging, Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing

See it if Loved the show and the singing. Had no idea that Carole King wrote the music to so many songs.

Don't see it if If you do not like Carole King's music and songs.

95
The Rainmaker
East Village
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if You like O'Neill or Tennessee Williams plays. The acting was wonderful and the story is very engaging and sad at the same time.

Don't see it if If you don't like sad stories or stories.

86
Banal, Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if The acting was fantastic and he is really funny.

Don't see it if If you are anti-gay.

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if It is sort of Jersey Boys crossed with West Side Story but in the Bronx. The singing and dancing were really good.

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

100
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if if you want to be thoroughly entertained and to have a wonderful evening of song and dance.

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

95
The Stone Witch
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if You want to see some great acting and explore the world of animation from the creative process to the publishing process.

Don't see it if You just like mindless entertainment.

100
queens
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Must see

See it if You are interested in the struggle of immigrants and the undocumented. See if if you want to understand the diversity of Queens County.

Don't see it if You lack empathy or are intolerant.

90
Balls
Midtown E
Clever, Great staging, Intelligent, Profound, Resonant

See it if You are a historian, a feminist and a sport or a history buff

Don't see it if You do have no sense of play