Meg S

New York City | 35-49 | Female

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Reviews (131)
60
Slow, Confusing, Banal

See it if You like bleed slice of life plays. The plot is all over the place and the songs, although done well, are sparse

Don't see it if You love Dylan and are curious to see his songs set to a plot

65
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you like a family drama - this did have some interesting moments and funny parts.

Don't see it if you're looking for a solid book - this was very predictable and all over the place. Also a bit OVER acted if you ask me

85
Great acting, Intense, Relevant

See it if you enjoy a well acted very serious drama about race relations.

Don't see it if you just want to see Kerry Washington - this is a very heavy show that may catch you off guard.

85
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you love a true classic musical with a modern story - the songs were very funny especially for a theatre nerd.

Don't see it if your not interested in the plot about the struggle of being gay in a small town.

90
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if you want to see some young men tell a wonderful story! exceptional performance and direction with some really cool choreography!

Don't see it if gay-themed shows, male nudity, or the use of the "N" word bother you.

86
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if for bryan cranston - obviously! He is probably the greatest actor of our time and it is very apparent in this show

Don't see it if you're looking for a really solid book. I think a third of this show could have been cut. good outweighs the bad here though.

100
Freestyle Love Supreme
West Village
Entertaining, Funny, Ambitious

See it if if you love improve from a bunch of nerdy theatre dudes. And if you love to smile - its nearly a perfect show every time

Don't see it if you just want the Lin show - he may or may not be there and the rest of the group is just as brilliant without him as they are with him

76
During previews
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You love Duncan and his style - it is very interesting take on your typical Alice tale

Don't see it if You're looking for more "My Junk" and less "Purple Summer"

79
Entertaining, Great acting, Resonant

See it if you love a family drama - and great acting.

Don't see it if There are some quirky parts in this production that I'm still not sure I understand but it will asult your senses!

64
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you love a fluffy show with very literal songs and lots of shots at New Jersey

Don't see it if you're looking for a high quality show - this is a small little show with some funny moments but it will not stay with you. The book it weak

68
Great singing, Dated, Slow

See it if you love the music of this time period. They sang the songs beautifully.

Don't see it if you want a plot - this is a revue. Some of the singers looked bored on stage which doesn't not help audience engagement

79
The True
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Funny

See it if for Eddie Falco - shes amazing as always! And the political aspects were very relevant.

Don't see it if you don't care about local politics. It may feel boring to you.

70
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you love the songs of Bob Dylan - they are reimagined in a very interesting way!

Don't see it if You're looking for a good book - it was a very loose story that didn't go anywhere.

70
Days of Rage
Midtown W
Slow, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you love the cast and enjoy political talk

Don't see it if you're looking for a modern story - this is about politics of another time but would have really resonated if it was more current.

95
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Epic

See it if you love a new play by the great Jez Butterworth! Amazing family drama set in Ireland.

Don't see it if if you get antsy after an hour. This show is over 3 hours (though it didn't feel like it!)

65
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if you want to see a spectacle - this was created as a vehicle for interesting staging with a huge puppet (which blew me away!)

Don't see it if You're looking for a good musical - this is all about Kong. It could have worked just as well with no songs.

89
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you love the classic musical and want to see a fun reimagined version.

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable being in the middle of the action - there is no hiding in this theatre

71
Funny, Great acting, Intense

See it if A great story with a very inclusive cast.

Don't see it if you struggle with family issues - this could hit a nerve.

76
Enchanting, Great dancing, Intense

See it if you love a ballet and amazing dancing. this is a very classic old fashion musical with huge production numbers

Don't see it if The topic of abuse is too much for you - or you don't like dancing - this is very ballet heavy!

85
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you love the movie - you want to wear pink and see some insanely talented women sing their face off! Hits all the marks of the movie!

Don't see it if You're looking for a consistent story and a deeper book. This is all for the fun!

74
Ambitious, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if Denzel. Denzel. Denzel!

Don't see it if you can't handle a very slow 4 hour drama with men grumbling and drunk,

52
Excruciating, Slow, Confusing

See it if You aren't interested in deaf culture.

Don't see it if it was difficult to understand not being able to see subtitle and the direction was VERY off

85
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if that cast though! And the LGBTQ themes make this a very important show

Don't see it if you're looking for something light hearted - this is an intense drama (with some moments of comedy)

74
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Fun

See it if You enjoy a jukebox musical and the gogos - think Something Rotten meets Mamma Mia. Wonderful dancing!

Don't see it if You're looking for a consistent story line -its all over the place!

62
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you have a tie to the show and just love the music and dancing

Don't see it if you find the songs irritating as many do.

90
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you just want to enjoy a simple christmas show with people you know and love

Don't see it if you're looking for a story - this is just a bunch of christmas songs with a big charity push in the second act.

90
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you love this classic show - it was incredibly well done and Michael Urie was a revelation.

Don't see it if You're not interested in drag or the a coming out story.

70
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy

See it if you love the classic movie - its almost word for word with parody songs of all the classics from the film!

Don't see it if you're looking for original music - this is more parody musical than new musical

65
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if you love the story of the movie (not the movie music - obviously that not a part of the show) or if you like Bryan Adams

Don't see it if you're looking for something original - this is basically word for word the movie.

64
Entertaining, Fluffy, Delightful

See it if you love the music and costumes of Cher. Its bad before it good but I smiled the whole show.

Don't see it if You're looking for a good book. All the Chers interact with each other- its silly but in on the joke.

80
Sea Wall/A Life
East Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant

See it if if you love these 2 amazing actors - they are great presenting these beautiful monologues

Don't see it if you don't want to cry - its a bit heavy and deals with loss.

66
During previews
Superhero
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if if you like the idea of a comic book tale - it has some very cute moments.

Don't see it if If you're looking for a solid book - the second act was not at all what I expected or wanted.

76
Mary Page Marlowe
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you love seeing the progression of a womans life shown over time by many people playing the same role.

Don't see it if a plot with time jumps is confusing to you. It can be hard to follow at times.

84
Fire in Dreamland
East Village
Great acting, Entertaining, Intense

See it if you love RNJ - shes a dream on stage and carried this show. Also shows a lot of classic NY scenes that were delightful.

Don't see it if you're looking for a big story. This is a small story that follows a very simple structure.

76
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you have a tie to the musical and want to see it staged in a different and interesting way.

Don't see it if you're a purist - nothing about this reads as the original.

90
Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if you love a new and original musical - DEH meets Toxic Avenger! Total fun and great for teenagers! A cult hit for sure!

Don't see it if you're looking for something tradition - this is a very modern musical.

60
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Funny, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you like british humor and have a low bar

Don't see it if you're expecting another One Man Two Guvnors type show. This was nothing like that and rather disappointing

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging

See it if well obviously if you love HP. I knew nothing about it and was mesmerized by the staging - it was magic beyond anything i have ever seen!

Don't see it if you don't have over 5 hours to kill. If you don't even magic and mythical things this may not be fore you.

100
Clever, Funny, Entertaining

See it if mike is one of the most relatable comics in the biz and he excels in story telling. this show is funny and real and you will laugh and cry!

Don't see it if you don't like a one man show full of personal details. but see it anyway - its great!

80
Great acting, Great staging, Resonant

See it if you like a small play with very strong acting. The cast was fantastic!

Don't see it if this particluar illness strikes a chord with you - it will be very hard to watch if have a love one suffering from alzheimer's

80
Funny, Great acting, Confusing

See it if If you love Michael C Hall - he always brings something great to a live show!

Don't see it if You're looking for a real plot and a strong story - this is much more train of thought

86
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if you want to see a weird modern musical/opera about crazy topics portrayed on morning talk.

Don't see it if you are easily offended. this show does not hold back!

81
Great acting, Great singing, Enchanting

See it if Glenda, Laurie, Alison. And of course Albee.

Don't see it if You don't like the topic of growing old. Or a straight play. This is very traditional.

85
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Funny

See it if you enjoy the cast - Michael Cera was wonderful and the show was very entertaining and well staged.

Don't see it if you're looking for a big story - this is a small show.

100
Great acting, Great staging, Relevant

See it if you want to see a masterpiece! I thought 8 hours would feel terribly long - it didn't. The topics are so relevant today! AMAZING direction

Don't see it if You don't like the topic of AIDS and gay culture or you can't sit though something of this length

83
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy

See it if you love the songs of buffet and you want something that is just fun and in on the silliness

Don't see it if you want a musical with a message - this is pure silly fluff

60
Ambitious, Disappointing, Slow

See it if For Condola - shes amazing but not on stage as much as I would have expected.

Don't see it if you don't like boring dramas that last 3 hours

71
Delightful, Thought-provoking, Great dancing

See it if you love Tony Yazbeck (hes amazing!) or want to see choreography by Susan Stroman.

Don't see it if You're looking for a solid story - this is a dance play that focuses less on story structure - more on the dance!

40
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Confusing, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if You want to hear so so covers of classic rock songs with a stock photo PowerPoint presentation in the background

Don't see it if You’re looking for interesting theatre - this is a concert with good voices but no value.

89
Cabaret (Broadway)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Edgy, Intense, Masterful, Intelligent

See it if you love this classic show and there is someone wonderful in the role of emcee or sally!

Don't see it if you are shy to gay or religious themes.