Melissa 6222

Buchanan | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (20)
88
Charming, Cute, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like to see an interesting story that is up beat and well staged

Don't see it if You are looking for something edgy or thought provoking

88
Relevant, Ambitious, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if You love Alanis Morissette music and want to see an uplifting musical for the whole family

Don't see it if Expecting anything brilliant or aren’t interested in a wealthy white Connecticut family

Also Some people walked out after the first act and my daughter wanted to l... Read more Read less

86
Ambitious, Intense, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You want to see experimental theater that illustrates the black experience with great actors and writing

Don't see it if You are a white person that would be uncomfortable being called out or want to see a traditional play

97
Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to see the most unique thing on Broadway. I expected to hate it but was pleasantly surprised. It was hysterical.

Don't see it if you will be uncomfortable with fully nude men on stage in graphic sex scenes.

94
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Great staging, Funny, Edgy, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you want a fun night running around and being literally pulled into the theater experience.

Don't see it if have mobility issues or don't like running around in the dark.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You love music and especially if you love Carole King

Don't see it if I can't think of a reason not to

95
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You want to see one of the best musicals on Broadway

Don't see it if No reason not to see it

78
The Crucible
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Overrated, Disappointing, Intelligent

See it if You like the Crucible and would like to see it interpreted in a different way. Great actors.

Don't see it if It will bother you to see libertys taken with Arthur Millers classic that may not work too well

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Refreshing, Funny

See it if You are familiar with The Sound of Music and will " get" the inside jokes. Appreciate the clever concept of basing a story around Rolfe.

Don't see it if You are not familiar with the sound of music at all

65
For a previous production
The Wolves
Upper W Side
Clever, Cliched, Disappointing, Slow, Overrated

See it if youd like to see a play with original staging being that it is a turf soccer field and the audience is on both sides like the stands

Don't see it if You are expecting it to live up to its ( New York Times??) reviews.

68
Overrated, Slow, Great staging, Disappointing

See it if you really loved the play Oklahoma or you love small intimate theater in the round experiences.

Don't see it if you are expecting it to live up the reviews or you don't like added "experimental" techniques to a classic play

Also Overall it was underwhelming and I thought the experimental stuff was ... Read more Read less

91
Scraps
Soho/Tribeca
Edgy, Relevant, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a well-acted,well-written Play about the black experience with police shootings

Don't see it if You don’t like experimental theater because second half is surreal

89
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Refreshing, Great acting, Clever, Ambitious, Great staging

See it if Want to see a musical that is original and experimental and illustrates the black/gay experience of a young man.

Don't see it if You would be offended by implied gay sex

80
Overrated, Thought-provoking, Slow, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you love Mary-Loiuse Parker

Don't see it if Don't like plays that are slow or you are currently suffering from depression. You wont leave feeling better :)

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Romantic, Epic, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You want to see one of the best musicals on Broadway. Lets just say it lives up to all the hype. I loved it.

Don't see it if you hate rap?

92
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You want to see one of the best Broadway shows ever with incredible costumes and staging

Don't see it if You hate Disney movies

90
Matilda
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if You have kids and want to see a great story with a beautiful magical set

Don't see it if You don't like happy, youthful, musicals

95
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You like to laugh and cry, like musicals and a great original story about high school kids.

Don't see it if Topic of Suicide would be triggering

90
Dead Poets Society
East Village
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if You like the movie or if you never saw the movie. Cast is great! Staging inventive and original.

Don't see it if You don't like the movie?

100
Funny, Edgy, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant

See it if You enjoy contemporary theater with fast witty dialogue that makes you both laugh and cry

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with vulgar language