Mary

Brooklyn | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (131)
70
Slava's Snowshow
Midtown W
Not a traditional play

See it if You enjoy clowns and pantomime.

Don't see it if You don't like being in an audience with lots of kids.

85
Melanie gall wrote and performed a wonderful play.

See it if You are interested in two famous actresses (Deanna Durban and Judy Garland) of the 1930s and/or want to support a talented artist.

Don't see it if You do not like one person shows,

80
Thought-provoking, Slow in the beginning, Great acting

See it if You want to see a new play with great acting.

Don't see it if You want an upbeat show; it is depressing and sad.

Also This show is not a typical Broadway play. It has only two actors and m... Read more Read less

80
Long, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You enjoy historical and/or Shakespearean plays.

Don't see it if You don't like plays with a lot of violence.

95
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want to see an excellent production of a well know Tennessee Williams play.

Don't see it if You are unwilling to go to Brooklyn for a wonderful play.

80
During previews
Bella Bella
Midtown W
Entertaining, Informative, Funny

See it if You want to know more about Bella Abzug and/or if you are a fan of Harvey Fierstein.

Don't see it if You dislike one person shows.

Also Harvey Fierstein could have done more to look like Bella Abzug.

75
An unconventional broadway show

See it if You are interested in mind reading and/or enjoy shows with audience participation.

Don't see it if You want a traditional Broadway show.

65
Sincerely, Oscar
Midtown W
Interesting staging, Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if You want to want to see any production with lots of Hammerstein songs.

Don't see it if You want a polished show.

85
Ink
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want some insight on how Rupert Murdoch built his business empire.

Don't see it if You want some light entertainment.

80
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Educational, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You are interested in the history of baseball.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with plays about discrimination.

80
Burn This
Midtown W
Interesting revival of a langford wilson play

See it if You are a fan of the any of the four actors and/or the playwright.

Don't see it if You are offended by crude language and behavior.

85
Stop Kiss
Brooklyn
Emotional, Funny, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to support a wonderful community theater and see an excellent play.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with plays about same sex relationships.

75
Another attempt to revive an unsuccessful show

See it if You are a Sondheim fan; this is an opportunity to see a show that is not performed very often,

Don't see it if You want a lavish musical.

95
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Romantic, Great costumes, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy musicals with an interesting story.

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

75
Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want a family friendly show.

Don't see it if You want a traditional play.

80
Harvey
Brooklyn
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Dated

See it if You enjoy comedies and/or want to support a wonderful community theater.

Don't see it if You don’t want to travel to Brooklyn even though the theater is accessible by several subway lines.

80
During previews
Great acting, Great singing, Great dancing

See it if You enjoy gospel music and/or coming of age stories.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with plays about homosexuality

Also Consider getting a hearing device; I had some problems hearing the act... Read more Read less

80
Entertaining, Mostly good acting, Great staging

See it if You are an Agatha Christie fan and/or want to support a great community theater.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy long plays and/or are unwilling to travel to a theater in Brooklyn.

80
Entertaining, Fun, Family friendly

See it if You enjoy watching magic.

Don't see it if You want to see a play

85
Entertaining, Funny, Thought-provoking

See it if You want some insights about why some people are reluctant to become parents.

Don't see it if Want to see a play; this production is a comedy show.

Also I don’t understand why this show moved from the Cherry Lane Theater to... Read more Read less

90
Great singing, Entertaining, Awesome sets and costumes

See it if You want to see a lavish production of a well known musical.

Don't see it if You don’t like three hour plays even if the production is excellent.

85
Oliver!
Brooklyn
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Indulgent

See it if You want to see a well known play performed by a talented cast and support a wonderful community theater.

Don't see it if You are unwilling to travel to Brooklyn even though the theater is accessible by several subway lines.

80
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if You want to see a new musical comedy.

Don't see it if You want a serious play.

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great dancing

See it if You want to see a great production of a popular musical and support a wonderful community theater group

Don't see it if You are unwilling to travel to Brooklyn

75
Great acting, Effective staging, Slow

See it if You like plays about racism and poverty.

Don't see it if You want light play.

85
During previews
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want to see a play about racism and/or the military.

Don't see it if You want light entertainment.

80
Slow first act, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You enjoy plays that deal with serious aging/family issues with some humor.

Don't see it if You expect a play that realistically portrays the difficulty of addressing these issues.

80
Family friendly, Fun, Entertaining

See it if You like magic.

Don't see it if You want a traditional play.

80
Heartbreaking, but unclear, story

See it if You want to see outstanding actors in a though provoking play.

Don't see it if You want an upbeat show; this play is about aging and family issues.

90
Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You want to enjoy an excellent production of a popular musical.

Don't see it if You don't understand Yiddish and don't like reading subtitles.

85
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Great staging, Great acting, Funny

See it if You are a fan of Tracy Letts and/or are interested in play about a man experiencing a mid life crisis.

Don't see it if You are offended by a play that includes nudity and simulated sex.

70
Disappointing play, Opportunity to see glenda jackson

See it if You are a fan of Glenda Jackson and/or want a new interpretation of a well known play.

Don't see it if You cannot tolerate a confusing 3.5 hour play.

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You are a fan of any of the actors and/or have an interest in politics.

Don't see it if You don't want to hear anything more about the Clintons.

85
Slow, Funny, Great acting

See it if You are a fan of the actors and/or playwright.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with plays that contain nudity.

90
Crazy For You
Brooklyn
Funny, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a wonderful musical and support a great community theater.

Don't see it if You aren’t willing to go to Brooklyn Heights even though the theater is near several subway lines.

85
Steel Magnolias
Brooklyn
Touching and funny play about the importance of friendship

See it if You want to see a wonderful play performed by a talented cast.

Don't see it if You are unwilling to travel to Brooklyn

85
After
Midtown E
Emotional, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You are concerned about bullying and interested in parenting issues.

Don't see it if You are looking for light entertainment.

80
Great acting, Great singing

See it if You want to see a well known play performed by a talented cast.

Don't see it if You want a lavish musical.

Also Since the actors are frequently not on the stage, it is difficult to s... Read more Read less

85
Gloria: A Life
Gramercy
Intelligent, Entertaining, Informative

See it if You want to know more about the development of the women’s rights movement and one of its most iconic leaders.

Don't see it if You are not interested in history.

85
The Light
Midtown W
Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy plays about personal relationships.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable dealing with tough topics such as rape.

90
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Emotional, Great acting

See it if You are a fan of Harvey Fierstein and/or enjoy plays about people looking for love and acceptance.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with plays involving homosexuality and/or do not like long plays. This play was about three hours long.

80
During previews
Festive, Great singing, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You are a fan of the two stars and/or want a Christmas show with lots of carols and jokes.

Don't see it if You don’t like Christmas carols and/or corny jokes.

90
During previews
The Hello Girls
Midtown E
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You are interested in history and/or enjoy new musicals.

Don't see it if You can not tolerate a long play; this play was about 2 1/2 hours long.

80
Fun show with a talented cast

See it if You want an entertaining musical.

Don't see it if You don’t like ethnic based humor.

75
Great acting, Masterful, Historical, Slow, Disappointing

See it if You want to see a Pulitzer Prize winning play that is not performed very often.

Don't see it if You want a play with well developed characters and an interesting story.

75
For a previous production
Silly, Great staging, Fluffy, Overrated

See it if You enjoy slapstick comedy.

Don't see it if You want a play with some substance.

70
During previews
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Too long, Great acting

See it if You enjoy British/dry humor l

Don't see it if You have trouble understanding heavy British accents and would have problem sitting through a long slow first act.

Also I was tempted to nap through the first act; thankfully the second act ... Read more Read less

80
Entertaining, Great singing, Silly but fun

See it if You like the music of the Go Gos.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with shows about gay relationships

80
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if You love Jimmy Buffet’s music and want an entertaining show.

Don't see it if You want a show with a meaningful message.

80
During previews
Lonesome Blues
Midtown E
Great singing, Great guitarist, Slow

See it if You enjoy the blues.

Don't see it if You dislike one man shows and/or expect to learn much about BLJ.