Meric

New York City | 18-24 | Male
About:  A small town kid always yearning for the city that moved here the first chance he had, I love listening to show tunes and seeing plays/musicals whenever possible.
Reviews (30)
94
Must see, Entertaining, Ambitious, Refreshing, Absorbing

See it if You want a magical theater experience that reinvents a classic story and gives it a new edge. You like free snacks. You want good acting

Don't see it if You want a high-octane show that is energetic throughout. You like musical numbers with more than just hand bells

94
Profound, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You don't mind a play that challenges your assumptions and brings up relevant issues in society. You want to see good acting and staging

Don't see it if You want an upbeat evening. You are not a fan of intense acting or dialogue and prefer a show that is high budget effects

90
Masterful, Intense, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a new adaptation of the play with Sorkin's fast dialogue and whit. You appreciate good acting and stage presence

Don't see it if You are looking for an upbeat show or a musical that is very high energy

87
Indulgent, Enchanting, Entertaining, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You are looking for a night of glitz and glamour filled with upbeat music and extravagant set pieces. You want to fall in love with love

Don't see it if You are looking for a thoight provoking or slow performance with drama. You don't like modern music or the source movie

68
Disappointing, Absorbing, Ambitious

See it if You do not mind a show where they take liberties on the source material and where the acting is not all first rate. You like immersive shows

Don't see it if You are a Shakespeare purist or you want the actors to have inflection in their voices. You prefer shows with a high budget

62
During previews
I Spy a Spy
Midtown W
Disappointing, Quirky, Cliched

See it if You don't mind an off Broadway show that still has a lot of quirks to work out but has promise. You enjoy seeing a work in progress

Don't see it if You need the sound quality and tone to be consistent and pleasant throughout. You aren't a fan of over acting. You want a clear plot

88
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Delightful, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy big budget spectacle where the singing is well done and the actors play off of each other to make the show better

Don't see it if You are looking for a calm show where the script shines though and creates a down-to-earth feeling

89
Before We're Gone
West Village
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You are a fan of shows that explore love, friendship, and loss. You like small theaters with a minimal set.

Don't see it if You are susceptible to smoke, it is used frequently in the show. You don't enjoy polarizing views on religion or lifestyle choices.

91
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Must see

See it if You enjoy a small cast musical that is immersive. If you enjoyed once of come from away. If you enjoy a tale of substance

Don't see it if You prefer musicals to have a large orchestra or cast. You aren't a fan of belting songs. You like a show to have a lot of special effects

78
The Pet Play
Midtown W
Cliched, Great acting, Quirky, Clever, Fluffy

See it if You enjoy seeing actors immerse themselves. You like when animals talk in plays. You enjoy a small and intimate stage

Don't see it if You prefer subtly in dialogue. You aren't a fan of high energy acting. You don't like puppets.

86
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Exquisite, Refreshing

See it if You like new takes on the musical genre and are open to a plot that seems odd at first

Don't see it if You want a musical that is very story heavy and emotionally jarring

79
Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You enjoy musicals that focus around a family and their relationships. You are a fan of era accurate costumes

Don't see it if You prefer a high action or loud musical, there are a few slow moments

86
Ambitious, Entertaining, Edgy, Great singing, Great writing

See it if You enjoy a good soundtrack and musical that explores life in a different way

Don't see it if You were not a fan of the movie or do not like high school stories that have cliches

94
Absorbing, Enchanting, Delightful, Must see, Great singing

See it if You liked the original songs but wanted more from the story. You enjoy getting fully emerged in a show, from the stage to the acting

Don't see it if You were not a fan of the movie

50
Cliched, Dated, Excruciating, Slow, Quirky

See it if You don't mind an off pitch tone throughout and an accent that doesn't pair well with the actor. You enjoy whimsical costumes

Don't see it if You prefer musicals that advance the plot through music and dance as opposed to stopping in the middle for no reason

86
Entertaining, Quirky, Confusing, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You don't mind a show that has a variety of genres and tones throughout. You want to watch a story of love. You are enjoy optimism

Don't see it if You want a one genre show that sticks to a common plot and tone throughout. You would prefer a musical that is less ensemble

82
Thought-provoking, Masterful, Confusing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy a play that builds the story in fragments and plays with your head until the end. You want great acting and drama with some humor

Don't see it if You want a high octane, loud and exciting show. You want an evening that allows you to just unwind. You don't mind a non-linear plot

91
Betrayal
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Slow, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want a drama that explores the darker side of humanity, is devastating to watch, and hauntingly beautiful. You don't mind subtlety

Don't see it if You want an upbeat or fast-paced show that leaves you happy. You don't like minimalistic sets or subdued acting

74
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Epic, Slow, Disappointing, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You want to be amazed by technical mastery but do not mind acting that is sub-par. You enjoy unconventional shows. You like musical scores

Don't see it if You are looking for a show with good dialogue and a plot. You want something that showcases the script and actors

95
Refreshing, Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like improv acting and comedy that is relevant and entertaining. You are looking for a fun night out. You like interactive shows

Don't see it if You are looking for a show that is plot focused or you want a calm night. You prefer shows that are thought provoking as opposed to light

65
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Great singing, Raunchy, Slow, Dated, Cliched

See it if You enjoy musicals that focus heavily on the singing without regard to the actual sense of the story. So want nostalgia for the show

Don't see it if You enjoy musicals that are entertaining for any time and talk about subjects that are though provoking

78
During previews
Reborning
Soho/Tribeca
Refreshing, Edgy, Entertaining, Raunchy, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy subtle humor and a small cast ensemble that tells a story unexpected but relevant and intriguing

Don't see it if You are not a fan of crude humor or a small stage that focuses more on the acting them the spectacle.

94
Rusalka
Lower E Side
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing

See it if You enjoy intimate staging, minimal props, and an absorbing performcace. You would like to see a inventive and well written new play

Don't see it if You prefer a theater to have ac or conventional seating. You are looking for a light hearted play. You are bothered by quiet acting

45
Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating, Slow, Uncomfortable

See it if You like abstract concepts, dancing, and unique staging with a projector. You like metaphors.

Don't see it if You like plot. You want to hear the actors. You don't want to be excruciatingly hot the entire time. You have something better to do.

96
Once (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Intelligent, Great singing, Great acting, Must see

See it if You like a fresh perspective on a musical with phenomenal songs and a captivating story

Don't see it if You are not a fan of a love story

74
Ambitious, Entertaining, Romantic, Clever, Refreshing

See it if You don't know the story behind the musical and want to be informed in a unique way

Don't see it if You prefer musicals that are on the calmer side

90
Refreshing, Intelligent, Hilarious, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if You like original satire that also weaves a story that is enjoyable to follow

Don't see it if You are not a musical theater, or theater nerd who will understand the myriad of references

95
Absorbing, Great singing, Must see, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if You are okay getting emotionally connected with characters during the show

Don't see it if You enjoy a more traditional show

95
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Enchanting, Great singing, Must see

See it if You enjoy a riveting soundtrack and are a fan of a good love story!

Don't see it if You prefer an action driven show as opposed to an emotional one

79
Entertaining, Absorbing, Ambitious, Must see, Slow

See it if You don't mind subtle changes from the anniversary edition such as tempo and pitch. You have never seen Phantom before

Don't see it if You are a purist and you have already seen the show before