Matt K

New York City | 18-24 | Male
About:  I love Broadway and hope to become a theatre producer in the future. I study Theatre Arts a Management with a minor in Business Administration at Ithaca College.
Reviews (63)
96
Thought-provoking, Must see, Profound

See it if you are interested in stage adaptations of classic novels that address difficult societal issues. A profound and poignant play.

Don't see it if You don't like dramas that address racism and sexual abuse.

84
Riveting, Raunchy, Edgy, Great acting

See it if You like to see two stellar actors perform

Don't see it if You don’t like dramas

100
Raunchy, Thought-provoking, Profound, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if You want to see a classic musical completely reimagined for a contemporary audience

Don't see it if You want to see a typical production of a classic musical

91
Relevant, Resonant, Riveting, Profound

See it if You enjoy ensemble pieces

Don't see it if You don’t like ensemble pieces

90
Exquisite, Entertaining, Enchanting, Ambitious

See it if You love classic Golden Age musicals.

Don't see it if You're only interested in contemporary musical theatre.

84
Entertaining, Great singing, Profound

See it if You enjoy Cher’s music

Don't see it if You don’t like Cher’s music

85
Profound, Intense, Gut-wrenching, Powerful, Poignant

See it if You enjoy contemporary dramas.

Don't see it if You don't want to sit through an intense contemporary drama that discusses family, race, politics, and policing, among other topics.

Also American Son is an intense, gut-wrenching, poignant, profound and powe... Read more Read less

100
Ambitious, Clever, Intelligent, Must see, Refreshing

See it if you love Fiddler and want to experience it in a new, authentic way that is the beauty of the Yiddish language

Don't see it if You have trouble following translated supertitles that are projected on the screens to the sides of the stage

Also Broadway legend Joel Grey directs an excellent production, focusing on... Read more Read less

100
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You like an epic story with astonishing and magical stagecraft. This is an amazing production of an epic play.

Don't see it if You can't sit for both parts. It's a 4-act play.

Also #KeepTheSecrets

100
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You believe in the healing power of music.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays that take place in the 18th century.

Also Mark Rylance is excellent as Philippe V, King of Spain.

100
During previews
Enchanting, Exquisite, Masterful, Must see, Profound

See it if You love classic musicals and Rodgers and Hammerstein.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy classic musicals.

Also The revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein​’s Carousel on Broadway​ is absol... Read more Read less

100
Funny, Entertaining, Ambitious, Delightful, Clever

See it if You love Spongebob and all of the other Bikini Bottom characters! Don't forget about Patchy the Pirate. You want to have a fun experience!

Don't see it if You are looking to hate-watch it.

75
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want a good laugh

Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor

100
During previews
Prince of Broadway
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Fluffy, Quirky, Intelligent

See it if you love Hal Prince's work and an incredibly talented ensemble cast

Don't see it if you want a story/plot line that is easy to follow.

Also This show is just a revue of various scenes and songs from countless s... Read more Read less

100
Indecent
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You want to witness a piece of theatre that is truly a beautiful ensemble piece

Don't see it if You aren't interested in the subject matter

100
Cost of Living
Midtown W
Profound, Relevant, Resonant, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if You like to see new dramatic stories about people with disabilities and their caregivers being told and presented on the NY stage.

Don't see it if You want to see something uplifting.

Also Phenomenal cast of four incredibly talented actors which includes the ... Read more Read less

63
Dizzying, Disappointing, Confusing, Excruciating, Intense

See it if You enjoy period pieces that have lots of violence in them

Don't see it if You are sensitive to production design and don't like loud noises or strobe lights

100
Hairspray
Midtown W
Must see, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Intelligent, Hilarious

See it if You love musical comedies...this was my first Broadway show!

Don't see it if You don't like musical comedies

85
Funny, Great acting, Edgy, Hilarious, Indulgent

See it if You love Jim Parsons

Don't see it if You can't sit for 90 minutes of sex jokes...

100
The Last Ship
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if You love Sting and his work. I wish this show hadn't closed!

Don't see it if You don't like musicals written by rockstars

100
During previews
In Transit
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever, Edgy, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You love great ensemble pieces and performances in addition to experiencing something that is truly original

Don't see it if You want a full-fledged and full-scale musical with an orchestra and musicians

Also I won the TodayTix lottery for only $39 so it was awesome to see a pie... Read more Read less

100
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You love Alan Menken and Howard Ashman's work

Don't see it if You don't like Alan Menken's work

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Great singing

See it if You like new pieces of theatre.

Don't see it if You don't like dark subject matter

100
Tuck Everlasting
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Exquisite, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if you want to see an excellent Broadway musical.

Don't see it if You don't like fantastical storytelling.

100
During previews
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Must see, Masterful, Intelligent

See it if You love classic Broadway musicals, tap dancing and an all-star cast

Don't see it if You can't sit for a full theatrical evening.

90
Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like contemporary interpretations of classic Shakespearean comedies

Don't see it if You prefer a traditional production of a Shakespeare play

85
Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You like classic musicals

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

100
For a previous production
Relevant, Riveting, Must see, Profound, Great acting

See it if You like profound contemporary pieces of theatre and Alice Ripley.

Don't see it if You don’t like 90-minute solo shows.

Also The Pink Unicorn 🦄 is a deeply profound and moving play about an indiv... Read more Read less

95
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Profound, Must see, Masterful, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy female empowerment stories.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy contemporary musicals

97
Entertaining, Funny, Clever

See it if You enjoy musical comedies.

Don't see it if You want something intense

82
Entertaining

See it if You like Donna Summer’s music

Don't see it if You don’t like Donna Summer’s music

79
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You want to see the winner of the 2018 Tony Award for Best Musical, you enjoy ensemble pieces

Don't see it if You want to see a musical that has a clear and concise plot

100
Teenage Dick
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see actors with disabilities play characters with disabilities on stage.

Don't see it if You want to see something that is feel-good and/or incredibly comedic.

100
Ambitious, Clever, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if You enjoy epic pieces of theatre with profound subject matter

Don't see it if You can't sit for the entire performance. It is quite long if you see the entire play in one day like I did, but it is quite enjoyable.

Also The entire production is superbly phenomenal, including the performanc... Read more Read less

0
Dizzying, Excruciating, Raunchy, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if You can get a complimentary ticket

Don't see it if You can see a better show

100
Ambitious, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if You love this classic musical and want to see an excellent full-scale revival with an excellent company of performers!

Don't see it if You do not enjoy classic musicals.

Also I saw it twice with Bette Midler as Dolly Gallagher Levi and the entir... Read more Read less

100
War Paint
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Must see

See it if You love Broadway divas Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole and want to see them onstage together

Don't see it if You don't like Broadway divas

100
Great staging, Entertaining, Great writing, Masterful, Must see

See it if You like immersive theatre

Don't see it if You don't like immersive theatre

100
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if You like plays that deal with serious family issues

Don't see it if You want to see an uplifting piece of theatre

100
Ambitious, Clever, Masterful, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You like shows from the National Yiddish Theatre

Don't see it if You aren't interested in the subject matter

100
Bandstand
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great singing, Great acting, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You want to a brand-new new musical that feels like a piece from the golden age of musical theatre

Don't see it if You don't like loud noises or strobe lights

100
Clever, Epic, Excruciating, Great staging, Intense

See it if You love immersive theatre

Don't see it if You don't want to be creeped out

50
Disappointing, Confusing, Slow, Entertaining, Excruciating

See it if You love Gloria and Emilio Estefan's music.

Don't see it if You don't like slowly-developed plots. I've been taking Spanish in high school and I had difficulty with transitions between languages.

100
Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent, Must see

See it if You want to experience a phenomenal drama

Don't see it if You can't take on dark subject matter

85
Heisenberg
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Raunchy, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like one-act dramas with small casts

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

100
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Intelligent, Must see

See it if You love classic musicals

Don't see it if You don't like musicals that are big and splashy

Also I won the TodayTix lottery so I got to sit front row center for only $... Read more Read less

100
Cats
Midtown W
Confusing, Entertaining, Dated, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if You like Andrew Lloyd Webber's work.

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

100
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Intelligent, Must see, Refreshing

See it if You love this classic musical and want to see it performed by a cast of young Broadway stars!

Don't see it if You don't like classic musicals and/or young performers

75
Funny, Hilarious, Overrated, Quirky, Raunchy

See it if You like musical comedies and music from the 1970's.

Don't see it if You don't want to experience a theatrical disaster.

100
Entertaining, Masterful, Must see, Refreshing, Original

See it if You want to see kids who are incredibly talented performers.

Don't see it if You don't like rock concerts.