Mark 9269

Jersey City | 50-64 | Male
About:  i am not retired, theater is my full time job
Reviews (25)
90
During previews
Unknown Soldier
Midtown W
Romantic, Great singing, Exquisite, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if enjoy great music, wonderful singing and an enchanting story

Don't see it if you are not interested in a musical with wonderful music and lyrics or you need a happy ending

Also A truly wonderful musical, great writing and great performances. I kne... Read more Read less

75
Great acting, Dated, Cliched

See it if see a great performance by len carious if you don;t mind seeing a dated play

Don't see it if you are looking for something more up to date

Also this is a very old fashioned play covering a topic that has been cover... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Darling Grenadine
Midtown W
Romantic, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if if the important points of a musical are great singing and an interesting delightful score

Don't see it if if you are looking for more than great singing from a musical. This is a black box production with limited staging

Also loved the score and the singers. Also thought costumes and projections... Read more Read less

90
Ambitious, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you love the theater, you like great acting and you are not put off by the reality of new york

Don't see it if if you want a happy show that makes you feel good

Also I know that the show depicts a certain reality. The story of that real... Read more Read less

90
The Michaels
East Village
Masterful, Intelligent, Exquisite, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if if you want to see great acting and eavesdrop on a real family having real discussions

Don't see it if you find the richard nelson conversational plays too difficult

Also I have seen all the apple and gabriel family plays and have loved them... Read more Read less

90
Soft Power
East Village
Great staging, Funny, Clever, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if if you are looking for an enjoyable show that will make you laugh and happy

Don't see it if you are pro trump or are looking for something heavier

Also a very enjoyable evening that was truly delightful, very funny great a... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Power Strip
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if interest in a relevant play about refugees that gives you a lot to think about

Don't see it if no interest in the subject and don't want to think too much

Also I thought the play was interesting had great acting and gave you a lot... Read more Read less

95
Resonant, Great singing, Great acting, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if a great musical brought down to its essence to emphasize its amazing storytelling, with all its emotion

Don't see it if you don't want to see a musical or an emotional story that will tug at your heartstrings

Also I have seen fiddler many times but found this production extremely mov... Read more Read less

85
During previews
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Masterful, Great staging, Great singing, Edgy, Ambitious

See it if if you want to see an outstanding performance by Joshua Henry, great singing and great staging and choreography

Don't see it if you want to go home feeling happy

Also i enjoyed this more than i thought i would. I knew the subjet would de... Read more Read less

95
During previews
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Masterful, Intense, Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you think theater is about great story telling

Don't see it if you don't want to watch a play that keeps you fully involved

Also i have only seen part 1. This is a riff on Howards End, but not import... Read more Read less

100
During previews
Must see, Intelligent, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if Going to the theater is an active experience and not a passive one

Don't see it if You don't like to give a show your full attention

Also An amazing show. There is a lot going on and you won't be bored. Besid... Read more Read less

30
Slow, Excruciating, Great acting, Disappointing, Banal

See it if you feel the need to see jonathan pryce and eileen atkins

Don't see it if you want to see a show that you care about what is going on

Also My mistake. I had FOMO over seeing these 2 great actors but I had seen... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy being challenged and believe an evening in the theater should have a wow factor

Don't see it if you don't want to think

Also An amazing evening in the theater. I know this is not for everyone. It... Read more Read less

100
During previews
Dana H.
Gramercy
Intense, Must see, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you think you are a theater lover and you want to have an amazine theatrical experience

Don't see it if you can't take listening and being involved in a harrowing experience

Also an amazing performance by Deidre O'Connell of an outstanding theatrica... Read more Read less

85
Entertaining, Funny

See it if This is a show that delivers what is promised Charles Busch doing his shtick and he does it so well

Don't see it if If you are not interested in seeing Charles Busch do his thing you will not like the show

Also i dont know how long Busch has been doing his thing but you should kno... Read more Read less

84
One in Two
Midtown W
Edgy, Absorbing, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if if you want to learn something as well as see an incredible acting feat by the cast

Don't see it if if you want to see a happy show

Also The actors randomly change roles at each performance. it is an incredi... Read more Read less

85
The Thin Place
Midtown W
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you like feeling on the edge and like not knowing where a show is going after the first 10 minutes, or even 10 minutes from the end

Don't see it if if you don;t like being a little scared

Also i really love lucas hnath as a writer and am amazed at how he jumps fr... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Seared
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great staging, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny

See it if you want to see some great actors telling a funny entertaining story

Don't see it if you don't like theater or food or you really want to see Raul Esparza in a musical

Also Thouroughly enjoyable evening. All 4 acors were great and the play was... Read more Read less

80
The White Chip
Midtown E
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if a great performance of someone going lower than you think anyone can go but with humor. great acting

Don't see it if you don't want to see someone unsuccessfully battling his demons and addictions, you want something lighter

Also great acting and great writing. although there have been many plays ab... Read more Read less

90
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great writing, Funny, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if if you going to the theater to see a play about a deeply flawed man surrounder by others struggling with their flaws

Don't see it if if you want to see nice people who are funny or a musical

Also this is a play about a deeply troubled man who doesn't recognize how b... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you like great characters who you expect to be sad but are hysterically funny with a standout performance by diana oh. great comdic actress

Don't see it if you don't want to get involved with some funny/sad characters which will make you laugh and think

Also i enjoyed this show very much. the author creates great characters tha... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you like to think an especially prepare yourself for the other side of the story

Don't see it if you don't want to work hard and feel challenged for the evening

Also i think this is a tough show... Read more Read less

60
Sunday
Chelsea
Uninteresting, Quirky, Disappointing, Confusing, Banal

See it if you want to see a show that you care about

Don't see it if you have better things to do. there is some really good stuff on tv

Also I was pretty disappointed. There were some flashes of interesting thin... Read more Read less

80
During previews
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Relevant, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to learn some history or remeber it and understand more about what is happening today

Don't see it if you are looking for singing and dancing

Also Looking back at LBJ makes me feel wistful in today's environment but h... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Cute, Quirky, Fluffy, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you wait entertainment not a challenge

Don't see it if you need to feel excitement in the theater

Also The show is nice and cute. I was entertained and not bored, but I wasn... Read more Read less