MDS59

New York City | 50-64 | Male
About:  Avid theater goer. Enjoys experiencing all kinds of Theater.
Reviews (43)
80
The Visitor
East Village
Refreshing, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a heartwarming beautiful musical starring David Hyde Pierce about immigration.

Don't see it if I can’t think of any reason not to see this.

95
Must see, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to see a high energy, outstanding musical that will leave you totally entertained.

Don't see it if There is no reason I can think of to not going to see this show.

80
During previews
Clyde's (Broadway)
Midtown W
Refreshing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a play about people getting a second chance in life.Clyde’s is both touching and very funny.

Don't see it if I can’t think of a reason not to see Clyde’s. You will leave the theater thoroughly entertained.

85
Refreshing, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a fantastic new musical with extremely talented children.

Don't see it if You don’t like musicals that deal with a serious subject matter. This might sound depressing but you will leave the theater feeling uplifted

80
Refreshing, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to see a play about a prominent New Yorker who winds up in jail.You want to be entertained by a very talented cast.

Don't see it if There’s no reason not to see this. You will leave happy.

75
Autumn Royal
Chelsea
Great acting, Funny

See it if You want to see a two person play about grown children taking care of their ailing father.Sounds depressing, but it has very funny moments.

Don't see it if Your expecting a big production.You don’t like a play about a family dealing with a father who’s health has declined.

85
Refreshing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a play with music about the immigrant experience. All of the performers are super talented.It is a feel good experience.

Don't see it if You are looking for a big production. This is minimally staged, but it is so entertaining.

90
Medea (BAM)
Brooklyn
Great staging, Riveting, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a powerful and mesmerizing night of theater starring Bobby Cannavale and Rose Byrne.Rose Byrne is amazing.

Don't see it if You are looking for a light evening of theater. This is very powerful and emotional .

80
Refreshing, Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You enjoy seeing an entertaining musical with a very talented cast. Christian Borle is amazing playing multiple roles.

Don't see it if You don’t like to have fun at the theater

85
Stomp
East Village
Clever, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to spend a truly unique night out watching everyday items become music. This is something you never have seen before on a stage.

Don't see it if You don’t like loud banging noises.Your expecting a fully staged musical.

Also This is a family friendly show. All ages will have a lot of fun.

80
Refreshing, Enchanting, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to spend a delightful evening listening to eight talented singers in a revue of Stephen Sondheim music. The two hours flew by.

Don't see it if You don’t like Stephen Sondheim music. The trip to Brooklyn Heights is too much for you.

90
During previews
Must see, Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to spend a delightful evening watching a super talented cast perform in a new version of The Unsinkable Molly Brown.

Don't see it if There is no reason not to make the trip to the Lower East Side. You will be glad you did.

70
During previews
72 Miles to Go...
Midtown W
Absorbing, Slow, Relevant

See it if You want to see a play about a family torn apart by immigration problems.

Don't see it if You are expecting a fast moving story. This is on the slow side, and run time is 1:50 with no intermission.

60
During previews
The Perplexed
Midtown W
Slow, Disappointing

See it if You want to see a great cast perform in a very slow moving story that went nowhere.I wished the production was as good as the set & costumes

Don't see it if Your expecting an evening of enjoyable theater. This needs serious editing.

70
During previews
We're Gonna Die
Midtown W
Fluffy, Quirky, Great singing

See it if You want to see a 65 minute concert of songs with dying as the theme.You enjoy catchy songs performed by a powerful singer.

Don't see it if You are expecting a structured musical with a plot.

90
During previews
Must see, Enchanting, Delightful, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You are a fan of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s music performed by a extraordinary group of singers, and a killer band.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s musicals. The travel to Millburn New Jersey is too much for you.

90
During previews
Beyond Babel
West Village
Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Refreshing, Must see

See it if You want to see an insanely talented group of dancers perform in a Hip Hop inspired program. It is truly spectacular.

Don't see it if You don’t like exciting dance performances. Loud music bothers you. You don’t like to be totally entertained.

90
Hilarious, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to spend a joyful time watching five talented performers and a pianist spoof Broadway musicals.

Don't see it if You don’t have a sense of humor. This is not serious theater, but you will be happy you went.

72
Slow, Raunchy, Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to see a 90 minute stand up comedy routine about blowjobs. The show is geared for millennials.

Don't see it if You are expecting a big production. It’s a empty stage, the performer and a microphone.

70
Riveting, Entertaining, Profound, Great acting

See it if You want to see a play about the first African American military aviators in the United States armed forces.Their story is truly amazing.

Don't see it if Everybody should see this play.You will learn what these brave young men had to go through in order to be accepted in the military.

85
Refreshing, Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a heartfelt story about a son and his aging father.You like theater that is entertaining and moving as well.

Don't see it if You don’t like thought provoking plays that are both funny, and sad.

85
For a previous production
Blue Man Group
East Village
Hilarious, Refreshing, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if You want to see 3 Blue Men doing crazy things on stage. You will laugh and have a totally great time.

Don't see it if You are a very serious person. This is silly fun, but it is something you’ve never witnessed before in a theater.

60
Plasticity the Play
West Village
Ambitious, Disappointing, Slow, Great staging

See it if You want to see a show about a man in a coma.You like colorful projections used as a backdrop.

Don't see it if You are looking for a fast moving show. This is very slow moving.

90
Nutcracker Rouge
Brooklyn
Delightful, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if You enjoying seeing a very well produced revue with talented performers, great staging, and beautiful costumes. This is Broadway quality.

Don't see it if You are a prude. This is some nudity, but it is done in a very tasteful way. You are looking for a serious musical.

70
Quirky, Fluffy, Hilarious, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You want to see a musical about emojis. The cast is super talented, and the songs are very catchy.

Don't see it if Your expecting a serious musical. This is silly fun but the younger audience members seemed to be having a great time.

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Refreshing, Great staging, Exquisite

See it if You like big flashy musicals that really are hugely entertaining. This is Las Vegas on Broadway.

Don't see it if You don’t like to see flashy musicals that are entertaining.

80
During previews
17 Minutes
Midtown W
Intense, Riveting, Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if You want a play that is well written, and the acting is first rate.You want an engrossing night at the theater.

Don't see it if You are looking for a big production. You don’t like theater that can be thought provoking and sad at times.

92
During previews
Great singing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to spend a delightful night at the theater watching a super talented cast perform.The singing and acting is extraordinary.

Don't see it if There isn’t realty a reason why somebody should not see this show. You will go home feeling happy.

80
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You want to see a great production of Little Women performed by a talented cast.The costumes are exquisite.The singing is excellent.

Don't see it if You don’t like musicals performed by an excellent theater company The Gallery Players in Brooklyn.

85
Clever, Refreshing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want a fun night out watching a tremendously talented group of performers creating an entire show from audience suggestions.

Don't see it if Your expecting a big Broadway production.You don’t like shows with audience interaction.

87
Reparations
Brooklyn
Must see, Relevant, Great acting, Great staging, Riveting

See it if You want to spend a fantastic night out seeing a powerful well acted play.This production is top notch.You will be moved by seeing this.

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see this!!

80
Riveting, Relevant, Intense, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like to see a production with strong acting by a very talented cast.

Don't see it if you are looking for a big production.This is presented in a small intimate theater.

73
During previews
Molly Sweeney
Midtown W
Slow, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You like a play performed by three actors performing monologues during the entire show. You enjoy great writing.

Don't see it if You are expecting a show with the actors interacting with each other.You like fast moving theater.This is slow moving and tedious at times.

73
During previews
Games
Soho/Tribeca
Riveting, Absorbing, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to experience a heartfelt production about 2 young women athletes during WW II.

Don't see it if You are looking for a full production with elaborate scenery.This is a barebones production performed with no props.

75
Is This A Room
Gramercy
Resonant, Riveting, Relevant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if If you want to see a riveting well acted play that is based on something that really happened.

Don't see it if Your expect a big production.This is staged in a small intimate theater, on a bare stage.

75
During previews
Profound, Absorbing, Riveting, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You want to spend a night at the theater seeing a play about a subject that effects many people in the world today.You like powerful acting.

Don't see it if You are looking for a big production.This is presented in a very intimate setting, where you will be very close to the action on stage.

90
During previews
Bella Bella
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Must see

See it if You want to see Harvey Fierstein give a riveting performance about Bella Abzug.He commands the stage for the entire 90 minutes.Bravo!!!

Don't see it if There really isn’t a reason not to see this show.

73
Rock of Ages
Midtown W
Must see, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing, Great singing

See it if You enjoy loud 80’s Rock and Roll.You want to see a super talented cast of actors and musicians turn the theater into one big party.

Don't see it if You don’t like loud Rock and Roll music.If you don’t want to have a great time at the theater.

90
Refreshing, Must see, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Great singing and dancing by an insanely talented cast.You want to learn about one of the greatest singing groups of all time.

Don't see it if You don’t like big flashy productions.You don’t want to be totally entertained.

75
Refreshing, Great singing, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You want to see an updated version of the classic musical Oklahoma.You like great singing and acting in an intimate Broadway theater.

Don't see it if Your a purist.This is a new updated version of The Oklahoma your grandparents knew.

85
Delightful, Riveting, Masterful, Entertaining, Clever

See it if Funny, interesting, amazing.You will try to figure out how he does it.Great audience participation.You want a show that goes by really fast

Don't see it if If your expecting a show with a plot. There is no story, only different kinds of mind reading feats that will amaze you.

78
During previews
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Great staging, Quirky, Great acting, Funny, Delightful

See it if Powerful acting.Laugh out loud funny. The rotating set really worked well and kept the show moving. Ian Bartford is amazing to watch.

Don't see it if If nudity and sex scenes on stage is not your thing.

80
Dublin Carol
Chelsea
Entertaining, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a show that has really strong acting.If you want to see a really well done production, with an interesting set.

Don't see it if If you are expecting a big production. If your expecting an uplifting experience.