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Reviews (39)
78
Thought-provoking, Indulgent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy a (basically) one person show by a very accomplished actor which delves into important issues of race in casting.

Don't see it if you don’t enjoy what is basically a one sided argument which sometimes feels like a polemic.

90
The Poor of New York
East Village
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you enjoy an intelligent, well acted staging classic melodrama, presented without condescension.

Don't see it if you do not like a serious staging of a 19th century melodrama which can appear very cliched to a modern audience.

85
Women Behind Bars
West Village
Funny, Hilarious, Clever

See it if you enjoy sendups of 1950s women’s prison movies that include a lot of “inside” references.

Don't see it if you want a realistic play and don’t enjoy camp.

55
The Glen
Midtown W
Slow, Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if you like shows about family relationships and coming of age stories.

Don't see it if you don’t like shows that are overly long with many scenes and a very slow plot development. .

65
Indulgent, Great acting, Intense

See it if you want to see a very personal story about a couple dealing with Parkinson’s disease.

Don't see it if you don’t enjoy hearing about someone else’s sex life.

77
During previews
Thought-provoking, Intense, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if like plays that are edgy and may make you uncomfortable.

Don't see it if you are looking for light comedic fare.

81
Dietrich: Natural Duty
Soho/Tribeca
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if you want to see a mesmerizing reimagining of Marlene Dietrich talking about her life and singing the songs she is identified with.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy one person shows or are not interest in this Hollywood legend.

86
Absorbing, Delightful, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if you are interested in LGBT history and an offbeat romance.

Don't see it if you want to see a play with a linear plot and realistic scenery.

75
Lured
East Village
Intense, Relevant, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a play about the horrific entrapment, humiliation and torture of gay men that is currently taking place in Russia.

Don't see it if you do not want to see a play that has graphic violence.

65
Disappointing, Confusing, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if have interest in a Tennessee Williams play, even though it is far from Williams at his greatest.

Don't see it if you don’t care to see a substandard play from one of Ameica’s greatest playwrights.

89
During previews
The Winning Side
Midtown W
Absorbing, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if like dramas about history that pose ethical questions.

Don't see it if you like plays with a linear plot.

88
My Life on a Diet
Midtown W
Delightful, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of Taylor’s and enjoy her offbeat humor.

Don't see it if you don’t like one person autobiographical shows and jokes about food and celebrities.

58
The Gentleman Caller
West Village
Ambitious, Disappointing, Indulgent

See it if you are interested in an imagined liaison between Tennessee Williams and William Inge

Don't see it if You don’t like two handers with excessive dialogue.

92
For a previous production
Relevant, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy a thoughtful show that says a lot about guns, violence and machismo. Excellent performances.

Don't see it if You don’t not want to see a period piece with absurdist touches.

80
Time Stands Still
West Village
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy a well written play with a solid cast.

Don't see it if you don’t enjoy realistic socially conscious dramas.

95
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting

See it if you like Ibsen's A DOLL'S HOUSE and would like to see a fresh take on what happened after that play ended.

Don't see it if you're not interested in Ibsen's characters and what happened to them.

99
Delightful, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if you like old fashioned musicals/star vehicles.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of Bette Midler's!

83
During previews
Linda
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy shows that are thought provoking, especially about the role of women in today's society.

Don't see it if you don't like shows that have quirky characters

85
Yours Unfaithfully
Midtown W
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Quirky

See it if you like to see older unknown plays that still have something to say.

Don't see it if you don't care for talky English comedies

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if you like great writing and great performances

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

52
Talent is Sexy
Midtown W
Indulgent, Cliched, Banal

See it if you like a gay rom/com with characters out of a sit com.

Don't see it if you want to see a serious play with realistic characters and situations.

72
Girl of Glass
Midtown W
Confusing, Indulgent, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in seeing a play about an odd romance in a mysterious background with references to Tennessee Williams.

Don't see it if want to see a realistic play with a straightforward theme that is not confusing.

75
During previews
The Cradle Will Rock
East Village
Disappointing, Edgy, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if you are interested in an agitprop musical that was very cutting edge and relevant in the 1930s

Don't see it if you want a lighthearted musical comes with catchy tunes.

90
During previews
Great acting, Intelligent, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see an intimate, well acted and engrossing play about civil disobedience during the Vietnam War.

Don't see it if you want to see a light hearted play and you do not like shows where actors take on multiple roles.

74
Trick or Treat
Midtown E
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if you enjoy off-beat family dramas

Don't see it if you want something light and the subject of dementia makes you uncomfortable.

70
Noura
Midtown W
Ambitious, Confusing, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if like plays that explore what it means to come to a new country and culture.

Don't see it if you like straightforward dramas that don't leave you with a lot of questions.

69
The Brutes
West Village
Confusing, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in theater history and want to see a play about the famous - and infamous - Booth family.

Don't see it if you are looking for a straightforward drama as the some of the scenes - especially those involving “the brutes” - can be confusing.

80
During previews
Life x3
Chelsea
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if you would enjoy a play that explores , in different versions, how couples relate to each other.

Don't see it if you want to see a play that has a through line.

83
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you enjoy the music of Cole Porter and want to learn a bit about his personal life

Don't see it if you don’t care for Cole Porter standard and/or one person shows

85
Suddenly
Soho/Tribeca
Ambitious, Absorbing, Relevant

See it if you are interested in a play adapted from a 1950s screenplay.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy tense crime dramas.

88
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if you like thought provoking plays that deal with reality vs illusion.

Don't see it if you like realistic plays with a linear plot.

69
A Blanket of Dust
Soho/Tribeca
Thought-provoking, Ambitious, Intense, Great acting

See it if you like plays about government conspiracy theories

Don't see it if you don’t enjoy convoluted plots

60
Afterglow
Midtown W
Disappointing, Intense, Indulgent

See it if to see naked men in the shower (although the performance I saw didn’t contain nudity).

Don't see it if well-written plays.

80
This Flat Earth
Midtown W
Relevant, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if Thought provoking and very timely subject matter: school shootings and its effect on the survivors.

Don't see it if I did not completely buy the interpersonal relationships. And did not like the “crystal ball” ending showing the future. Very unnecessary.

75
Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if like a well-written, absorbing drama, St. Bart's is a community theater but the acting is solid.

Don't see it if you expect professional actors.

95
Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you enjoy a well written melodrama with excellent acting.

Don't see it if you don't like serious plays.

86
During previews
Absorbing, Resonant, Great acting

See it if like the realistic dramas of Inge. Good cast, particularly Heather MacRae as Lola.

Don't see it if you do not like old fashioned dramas. It may seem a bit dated.

95
Delightful, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you love theater history

Don't see it if you don't love theater history!

93
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if I resisted seeing it for a long time but it is as funny and irreverent as everyone says it is. And the music is quite tuneful.

Don't see it if You are easily offended.