Mariet Jourdan

Brooklyn | 65+ | Female
About:  I am a retired widow who enjoys the theater obviously and travel. I live in Marine Park and would enj0y meeting others to go to shows with
Reviews (74)
58
During previews
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Overrated, Slow, Disappointing

See it if If you love the LBJ years and want to hear about it again

Don't see it if You like a fast paced moving show. This one is 3 hours long and drags. Left at intermission. Was that bored and I love history

67
Disappointing, Dated, Fluffy, Indulgent

See it if it is for die hard frozen fans

Don't see it if it is not one of disneys best. Cinderella was so much better and lighter in staging and mood

77
During previews
Quirky, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if If you like Meatball music and enjoy a story based on his songs

Don't see it if If you think meatloaf is something you serve for dinner

86
Ink
Midtown W
Riveting, Profound, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if If you like history with a slant

Don't see it if If you want a light comedy

82
During previews
Profound, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if It is an old fashioned play that makes you think

Don't see it if If you want a light fluff play this is not for you

51
Relativity
Brooklyn
Thought-provoking, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if The play was acted very well. I kept waiting to see what was happening because I was lost

Don't see it if If you want to see a play that you can understand.

79
The Bigot
Midtown W
Profound, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A good old fashioned play with a plot and storyline. The acting is great

Don't see it if If you homophobic, hate racist comments or take yourself to seriously

66
Great singing, Great staging, Funny

See it if The staging and sets are wonderful.The singing keeps you jumping

Don't see it if The story life is very light

78
During previews
Great acting, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if If you like history and the background of situations this is for you. The cast is great especially Laurie Metcalf

Don't see it if It is a glimpse into Hillary and her campaign. It drags at times

78
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Confusing

See it if If you are a Harry Potter fan this is must.My grandson wanted to see this and I had no clue until he explained many things to me.

Don't see it if You are not a reader of Harry Potter. You will be lost

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67
Overrated, Indulgent, Fluffy, Banal

See it if It has wonderful singing by the whole cast. Religious songs mainly

Don't see it if To fluffy and the continuous joke of clay coming in second

94
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Relevant

See it if The show discusses commitment with a wonderful twist. It applies to all couples not only gays

Don't see it if If you do not like to see men kiss onstage

94
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if Great dancing with musical numbers. A fun night like Hairspray . Deals with social issues

Don't see it if Yiu are homophobic

73
Confusing, Quirky, Raunchy, Thought-provoking

See it if it is a very intense drama about an evil man who destroys everything around him. It gets you thinking, but not in a good way

Don't see it if It is slow moving and depressing

40
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Insipid, Fluffy, Banal, Cliched, Boring, i walked out at intermission

See it if If you need a nap

Don't see it if Boring, Hard to understand

95
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Delightful, Must see

See it if Tells the life of Irving Berlin with great acting thru his songs

Don't see it if If you dont like great entertainment or one man show

10
During previews
Hurricane Party
West Village
Disappointing, Dated, Banal, Insipid, Overrated

See it if you want to see simulated sex and constant cursing

Don't see it if If you have a brain. I was sitting next to the author. he was the first out of the theater and the only one laughing at the jokes.

89
Clever, Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound

See it if I felt like I had taken a trip to China and was in a theater seeing this play. It makes you think while still being entertaining.

Don't see it if The seat are uncomfortable but worth it to see this play

91
The Sardi's Tour
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Clever

See it if The waiter who took us on the tour had many personal tales to tell about the famous people on the wall. He made the tour very personal

Don't see it if If you are not into the history of Broadway

90
My Life on a Diet
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if Learned alot about the life of renee Taylor and all the famous people in her life

Don't see it if If you dont want to laugh

90
Little Rock
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if Explains history in real terms. It shows what thee ten students went thru to intergrate the schools

Don't see it if If you want something light and fluffy

89
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if I t makes you think about people who have influenced your life if you met them or not

Don't see it if If you do not get Jewish humor or don't like to hear about gays

51
Great staging, Slow, Overrated, Insipid

See it if Very chld like with great costumes and staging.

Don't see it if Only for kids very flimsy plot

91
The Jewish King Lear
East Village
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Profound, Masterful

See it if It is a Jewish twist on King Lear

Don't see it if If you do not have a knowledge of Jewish traditions.

72
Dated, Confusing, Absorbing, Slow

See it if I gives one thought about the cold war and defecting

Don't see it if \Very long and the singing is not good. The Bobby Fischer character is very off.

57
Cliched, Banal, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if you audience participation is your thing. They make up the show not the play as it goes on

Don't see it if you like the audience to make the show

87
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great writing, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if Entertaining and clever. Listen for all the one liners

Don't see it if If you want a serious drama

91
Hannah Senesh
Financial
Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if Gives hope and explains courage in a horrible time in history

Don't see it if If you dont like a one woman show

92
Must see, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if A good old fashioned musical. Enjoyable and puts a smile on you face

Don't see it if If you dont want to smile and enjoy yourself

71
Romantic, Slow, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if The acting is great and thru character development you see how the relationship develops

Don't see it if Explicit sex scenes and at times it drags

85
Quirky, Intelligent, Funny, Delightful

See it if You laugh with the intelligent comments of the performers. The audience reacted to the impros which adds tot he enjoyment

Don't see it if If you want to ee a normal sripted play.

63
Sincerely, Oscar
Midtown W
Not what i thought it would be, Disappointing, Fluffy, Great staging

See it if if you like a concert not a play

Don't see it if If you want a storyline

87
Great singing, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if Great entertainment. You leave the show smiling

Don't see it if If you dont like or care about Cher

69
During previews
Great acting, Slow, Thought-provoking, Dated

See it if Great acting, costumes and setting. Brings up a very good question of what price to sell your soul

Don't see it if dated slow moving and preachy

80
Gloria: A Life
Gramercy
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if it tells on a personal level the life of gloria

Don't see it if If you do not like feminist plays

74
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if great acting real agatha christe

Don't see it if Alittle slow moving but when it gets stated it moves

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if The lead looks and acts more like RFK than RFK. You are transported back to the idealism of the 60,s

Don't see it if You are not a history uff or like one man shos

93
The Prom (Atlanta)
Midtown W
Delightful, Clever, Profound, Entertaining

See it if A musical with great choreographing A delightful story with a punch

Don't see it if If you are homophobic

66
Quirky, Insipid, Indulgent, Fluffy, Banal

See it if Emtertainig if you suspend any reality of history. Thomas Jefferson as dumb. You must be kidding

Don't see it if If you want to learn anything about the real L&C

51
Hitler's Tasters
West Village
Overrated, Insipid, Indulgent, Slow

See it if you want a character study

Don't see it if you want a play that has a plot and story

Also It was very slow moving and boring

90
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Romantic, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if a good old fashioned musical. it brings you into a magical world

Don't see it if if you dont want an evening of enchantment

50
During previews
Disappointing, Insipid, Indulgent, Slow

See it if I dont know why. Could not understand the star. She spoke too low

Don't see it if You want to see a .good show The plot went nowhere and I still am not sure if the story is fact or fiction

89
Clever, Great staging, Intense, Entertaining, Thought-provoking

See it if the staging was very unique. It was folklore and fable describing the cost of loving someone out of you culture

Don't see it if A traditional play

91
Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Refreshing

See it if The music was great as well as the singing. Go to have a good time

Don't see it if If you want a story line this one is not for you

50
During previews
Overrated, Insipid, Fluffy, Banal, Cliched

See it if It was all fluff. should have been a made for tv movie if that much

Don't see it if If you want to see Marilu Henner. She has almost a walk on role. It was 2 and a half hours wasted

91
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Hilarious, Refreshing

See it if A greatm usical very clever, Great singing and dancing

Don't see it if If you are a DEVOTE Shakepeare fan

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Clever, Profound

See it if A great look at how history is affected on a psychological and political way

Don't see it if It is slow at some point and too long

82
The Gentleman Caller
West Village
Thought-provoking, Intense, Great acting, Relevant

See it if Gives the audience a look into the history of Tennesse Williams and less known William Enge. The tennesse Williams character is played brill

Don't see it if Explicit homosexual scenes of stage

95
Absorbing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Edgy

See it if The guide was wonderful. She got me to see the works of art through the mind of an educated art lover

Don't see it if alot of standing

65
Funny, Fluffy, Disappointing, Dated, Slow

See it if it is for people who support homo sexuality and want a forum. The leads are 4 men dressed as the girls. Some are better than others.

Don't see it if Very sexual and against Trump. The story is very fluffy