Mark Cabaroy

The Bronx | 50-64 | Male
About:  I'm a people person, not everyone just some of the people, some of the time.
Reviews (51)
80
During previews
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if you want to see something different, a little bit edgy and you like Bob Dylan's music. It's an absorbing story set during the depression.

Don't see it if You don't like musical dramas with some intense scenes and uncomfortable moments between characters who are often at odds.

79
Intense, Absorbing, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of Tina Turner's music especially post Ike Turner and you like high energy shows! At times you feel like you're at a concert.

Don't see it if you're not comfortable seeing shows with domestic abuse of women and racially charge scenes that place in the south.

73
Disappointing, Cliched, Dated, Indulgent, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of Marilyn Monroe and are familiar with her history and life story. It's a one woman show and feels like a cabaret revue.

Don't see it if you want to see a traditional show with several actors and a narrative story. This is a club revue staged as dress rehearsal or a show.

77
Entertaining, Overrated, Great singing, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you like the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and are a fan of the classic show.

Don't see it if you expect to see the entire play, because it was just the songs performed in a concert style with none of the dialog from the show.

77
Only Human
Midtown W
Relevant, Quirky, Great singing, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if you like clever plays about human existence with a clever musical score also seeing Gary Busey playing a confused absent mind God was a hoot

Don't see it if You get easily offended by stories where God is personified with religion existence, heaven and hell are mocked & you're not a Busey fan

81
Indulgent, Hilarious, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you enjoy a fun musical reworking of Alice in Wonderful with great cast of hard working actors singing some memorable tunes.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of non traditional experimental theater with LGBT elements but still with some cool songs and funny dialog.

78
During previews
Rocking score, Ambitious, Great staging

See it if it's the music from Jim Steinman and the Bat Out of Hell album! The staging is clever mix of video screens with live performances.

Don't see it if you're not familiar with the Meat Loaf album of the same name or don't like sci fi dystopian tales.

75
Dying City
Midtown W
Intelligent, Intense, Absorbing, Clever

See it if you like to see an absorbing psychological show with intense dramatic moments.

Don't see it if If you're uncomfortable with gay characters and play that have time jumps back and forth.

100
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you are a fan of Bryan Cranston, but even without him this show has masterful staging with state of the art sets and phenomenal acting.

Don't see it if you don't like period piece dramas and have trouble following complex stage directions with layered performances.

70
Perfect Crime
Midtown W
Dated, Cliched, Thought-provoking, Intense, Clever

See it if you like mysteries with twist and turns

Don't see it if you don't want to see something that feels like a TV crime show from the 1970's

97
Blue Man Group
East Village
Hilarious, Edgy, Entertaining, Absorbing, Clever

See it if you enjoy experimental performance theater that is truly unique and different that sometimes uses lights, sounds and visual gags.

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable when performers interact with the audience by coming down into the theater and pulling people up on stage.

80
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Edgy, Ambitious, Great singing, Great staging, Clever

See it if you like staging done in the style of Bob Fosse with clever choreography and great songs.

Don't see it if you don't like non traditional theater with partial sets.

94
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you like the music of the Four Seasons and are interested in see the history of the group depicted.

Don't see it if you are not a fan music from the 50's and 60's music and don't want to see another musical biography of a singing group.

79
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Edgy, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a story about another side of the timeless classic Wizard of Oz. The music and lyrics were okay.

Don't see it if you expect to see a Wizard of Oz type story. This production flips the myth on it's ending and green witch the protagonist.

85
Entertaining, Great singing, Exquisite, Enchanting, Ambitious

See it if you like the musicals of Lerner and Loewe such as Camelot, Brigadoon etc. The musical score is legendary and the story is very engaging.

Don't see it if you don't want to see period pieces musicals with big stagey production numbers.

89
Intelligent, Hilarious, Great writing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like John Leguizamo's humor and enjoy a provocative show about Latino culture.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of John Leguizamo's humor and don't enjoy a lecture style theater experience that is essentially stand up comedy.

79
Great acting, Overrated, Great staging, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you love Donna summer music and want to see a shows that depicts the little known early parts of her life.

Don't see it if you not a disco fan and don't want to see another biographical musical.

92
Profound, Intense, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a time capsule of life in the 1960's. It's an intimate looks at gay life in New York with intense dramatic moments.

Don't see it if You're not comfortable watching a drama about homosexual life styles and intimacy portrayed.

85
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you liked the movie and enjoy a good romantic feel good comedy with enjoyable songs.

Don't see it if You want see something that has more relevant issues about women's rights and are not looking a light entertainment.

95
Great writing, Edgy, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like South Park type humor and want to see something provocative and fun!!

Don't see it if you don't like vulgar college humor and don't appreciate the mocking of religious values and profanity.

72
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Indulgent, Confusing, Absorbing

See it if you like nontraditional experimental minimalist theater with quirky self aware characters.

Don't see it if you like a more traditional show with lighter themes.

81
Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if you loved the golden girls

Don't see it if if you didn't see the tv show or don't like men in drag.

91
Must see, Entertaining, Great singing, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you love Carole King music and enjoy well acted inspiring biographies.

Don't see it if you don't like Carole King music and would rather see a fictional romantic comedy instead.

88
During previews
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you're interested in the history of Motown and enjoy an absorbing behind the scenes glimpse of the making of a legendary musical group.

Don't see it if you don't find the history of Motown and R & B groups interesting or if you don't the music of that era.

80
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Cliched, Edgy

See it if Fans of the Go Go's music will enjoy this musical gender swapping fairy tale.

Don't see it if same sex romance and medieval dialog.

70
Cartography
Midtown W
Resonant, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if you like interactive theater about the refugees leaving their homes for a better life.

Don't see it if you're not comfortable about stories of immigration and the plight of people trying to get into the United States.

79
Enchanting, Delightful, Great singing, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You enjoying the music of Maury Yeston who wrote the music for Nine and Titanic. The actors sing his songs beautifully.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of a concert style show with no real plot and no intermission.

86
Edgy, Funny, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if if you are a fan of Horton Foote's plays and want to see an absorbing well acted and directed period piece story that is relevant even today

Don't see it if you're not a fan of a story that takes place in 1950's America in southern Texas.

92
During previews
Great singing, Great staging, Edgy, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you're a fan of Alanis Morissette's songs and like a thought provoking show that is also life affirming.

Don't see it if you don't want to see something with serious themes that included violence towards women and sexual assault.

87
Edgy, Delightful, Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you liked the movie and seeing a romantic period piece story with contemporary pop songs used as the score.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of burlesque and period piece musicals.

98
Great singing, Great staging, Edgy, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you like a high energy show with great singing and dancing. It's a modern twist of a Greek Tragedy that will have you upon your feet.

Don't see it if you don't like jazz music and show that's mostly singing. It's not your typical Broadway show with a love story and a happy ending.

85
During previews
Entertaining, Edgy, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy great acting and an absorbing well crafted stories.

Don't see it if you need more traditional theater rather than one actor telling you a story in a monologue form.

47
God of Marz
Midtown W
Indulgent, Fluffy, Disappointing, Confusing, Banal

See it if you like burlesque type humor with sexual innuendoes and alternate theater.

Don't see it if you expect traditional theater, there we some laughs in the simple plot . The show had it's moments though not as many as I would have liked

94
Great staging, Entertaining, Enchanting, Ambitious, Clever

See it if you like a fun show good for the whole family with great staging and performances. They did a great job of capturing the story of the film.

Don't see it if you want to see a production more suited towards a mature audience that will not attract small children.

80
Delightful, Clever, Great singing, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if classical Broadway shows, this is a show with a big show stopping numbers and ambitious dancing like the Music Man or Westside Story !!

Don't see it if you want to see a more cotemporary show.

83
Stomp
East Village
Quirky, Edgy, Entertaining, Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if you like alternative theater where every day items are used to create music similar to the Blue Man Group.

Don't see it if you like "musical performances" that use regular instruments.

63
Carcass
Midtown W
Overrated, Quirky, Indulgent, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if you like alternate theater performed in a minimal environment.

Don't see it if you want to see a more traditional play where you can relate to the characters actions.

83
Epic, Masterful, Great staging, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you are a fan of the film and like the music score. They did a nice job of adapting it to stage.

Don't see it if you are not a fan of non traditional theater as this show use performers wearing elaborate costumes and puppets.

89
Epic, Great singing, Dated, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you like a big popular Broadway shows where you are familiar with the songs theme.

Don't see it if you don't want to see an older Broadway show that has been long running and had several revivals.

79
Romantic, Great writing, Fluffy, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like the traditional musically comedies of 1950's - It's a romantic comedy played out with the theater production as the backdrop.

Don't see it if You don't like to see shows about shows being put on and want to see a more contemporary musical.

87
Resonant, Profound, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you like to see an intense drama about racial tensions that resonates with the current political climate shinning spotlight on our values.

Don't see it if you don't want to a see story about race relations that criticize law enforcement.

66
Quirky, Insipid, Cliched, Disappointing, Clever

See it if you like the show, you'll get all the inside jokes and enjoy the cast lookalikes.

Don't see it if you don't want to see a burlesque version of the Big Bang with the actors performing over the top vulgar jokes.

85
Entertaining, Exquisite, Enchanting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if to see a story about cultural exchange with a great score and engaging story. The play transported me to a different time and place.

Don't see it if If you are looking to see the standard Broadway show with singing and dancing and don't find stories about other cultures interesting.

88
Edgy, Great staging, Ambitious, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you saw and liked the movie and like a lively musical with a great score and cute kids.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals about band with children and slacker type characters as the main protagonist.

84
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Must see, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you saw the 1982 movie and like clever lively musicals. Tootsie is a wonderful adaption with a great book and some clever funny songs.

Don't see it if you were not a fan of the film and don't like cross dressing characters or stories that depict behind the scenes of the theater.

66
Insipid, Disappointing, Dated, Excruciating, Fluffy

See it if you like slap stick silly British humor, like Monty Python.

Don't see it if If you don't physical humor with repetitive jokes and over the top acting.

84
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Exquisite, Great staging, Entertaining, Ambitious, Clever

See it if you like spectacle and a large ambitious Broadway show!!! The sets were amazing and Kong was well conceived.

Don't see it if You don't really like period piece costumed dramas or who have small children who might be traumatized see a menacing full sized puppet.

79
During previews
Quirky, Great staging, Ambitious, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you liked the movie version and enjoy a clever high energy musical.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of the movie and don't like it when characters break the fourth wall and speak to the audience.

75
During previews
Entertaining, Indulgent, Relevant, Quirky

See it if In The Prom "Boy meets Girl" Becomes "Girl meets Girl" in this lively musical with energetic dance routines and colorful characters.

Don't see it if The production at times can be over the top and becomes self aware with it's "wink. wink" nods at the audience.

78
Clever, Entertaining, Edgy, Cliched

See it if Whether you're a fan of the Go Go's music or not you should this lively fairy tale with a contemporary twist on romance.

Don't see it if If your uncomfortable with same sex romance and actor's speaking in faux old english dialect you might have a tricky time keeping up.