Michael 39

Chicago | 50-64 | Male
About:  Actor, Director, Dancer, Life long Theatre lover
Reviews (43)
86
Great singing, Great staging, Clever

See it if You are a Sondheim fan and want to see a wonderfully staged and sung revival. I loved it

Don't see it if You want BIG SPLASHY Star studded Musicals. This is a well thought out intimate revival

91
Intelligent, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if YOu want to hear Aaron SOrkins masterful script and awesome staging of Bart Sher. Must see

Don't see it if You are dead

75
During previews
Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You want to see great acting by Laurie and John. They both command the stage

Don't see it if YOu want an exquisite script. THis script needs work

90
During previews
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like well done remakes of great movies. This show was delightful and the talent amazing

Don't see it if You want a serious edgy night in the theatre

87
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Funny

See it if Fun show still holds up had a great time

Don't see it if UnLess you really don’t like to laugh or are anti-gay or something there’s no reason not to see the show

100
For a previous production
Delightful, Enchanting, Great acting, Hilarious, Masterful

See it if By far the funniest piece of theater I have ever seen in my life I must see for anyone who loves a good time

Don't see it if If your dead

64
Cliched, Great staging, Disappointing

See it if For Frozen addicts only. All Disney magic and money

Don't see it if Want serious theatre experience

80
Enchanting, Confusing, Great singing, Overrated

See it if Nice work by the performers but not my favorite show this time or the first time around.

Don't see it if Might be confusing to follow for some, but still pretty entertaining

81
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if A toned down revival of the masterful original. but Glenn delivers

Don't see it if you odn't like Musicals that are dark

72
War Paint
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Disappointing

See it if You love Patti and Christine both of whom knock it out of the park

Don't see it if LIke smart cohesive scripts. This show needs work which is sad when you have such amazing stars.

81
Absorbing, Great acting, Edgy

See it if A very impressive revival with great acting.

Don't see it if YOu saw the original, you will make too many comparisons and be a little dissappointed with certain characters

90
Ambitious, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Exquisite, Great acting

See it if A visual extravaganza, with multi-talented cast A fun evening in the theatre. ANd then you have Josh Groban on top of it!

Don't see it if Want an old fashioned Musical

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Exquisite

See it if You love great old fashion Musicals and Bette Midler

Don't see it if you are dead or Donald Trump

100
Enchanting, Exquisite, Great acting

See it if You want to be impressed

Don't see it if YOu don't like ballet

80
Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing

See it if Love Gloria

Don't see it if you don't like biographic musicals

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Clever

See it if you love brilliant theatre

Don't see it if you want a fluffy musical

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing

See it if Want to be moved

Don't see it if You are close minded and Homophobic

93
Delightful, Great acting, Romantic, Great staging

See it if You love heart warming stories and wonderful dancing

Don't see it if Cold and heartless like the Tony Nominating committee, who for political reasons shut out his wonderful ( money making) show.

68
Cliched, Dated, Epic, Overrated

See it if You haven't I guess you have to see it once

Don't see it if You don't like Opera

100
Ambitious, Entertaining, Exquisite, Dizzying, Great acting

See it if You want to see the greatest Musical in history

Don't see it if You don't like Musicals.

91
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great staging, Original, Excruciating

See it if If you have kids you want to get interested in the magic of theatre

Don't see it if You don't respect the Wonders of Disney

90
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful

See it if You want to see incredible acting and masterful theatrical staging

Don't see it if If you are dead, The only reason not to see this piece

100
During previews
Masterful, Great staging, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if You want to see Shakespeare at it’’s finest. Glenda Jackson is a force of nature

Don't see it if You want to miss the performance of the year. (Or any other year0 Don’t miss this gift

92
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Must see, Epic, Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if YOu love epic Irish drama. This production is quite a ride. Only had 10 minutes out of the 3 and a half hours that weren’t riveting. See it!

Don't see it if You want to miss the best play of the year.

96
Exquisite, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever

See it if YOu love Cole Porter and Kellie OHara. This will hands down win Best revival. LOVED IT

Don't see it if Ou are crazy to miss this amazing show

72
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if I went because I loved the movie, It has some really nice moments but wasn’t all that. The music was very forgettable

Don't see it if Better ways to spend your money.

85
Delightful, Great singing

See it if Fun show if you love Cher still needs a little bit of Work Awesome costumes

Don't see it if If you don’t like Cher don’t go

93
Ambitious, Exquisite, Great singing

See it if See it if you love the old classics this is a sumptuous production and Lauren Ambroise his amazing as a Eliza as is the rest of the cast.

Don't see it if Can’t think of any reason not to see this wonderful production in fact I’m going back in October

92
Exquisite, Great singing, Riveting, Great staging

See it if If you love The old classics that wonderful directors breathe new life into

Don't see it if You hate gorgeous music and choreography

100
Absorbing, Clever, Edgy, Great staging, Riveting

See it if THis show is the Chorus Line for this generation

Don't see it if I cant think of anyone who would not be mesmerized by this production.

100
Delightful, Great acting, Great singing, Dont listen to the critics run to see this amazing show

See it if Love Talent on every level. It's a sin that this show didn't sweep the Tony niminations. Starting with Christian Borle who is FLAWLESS

Don't see it if Donald Trump or dead

59
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Disappointing, Great staging

See it if You want to be disappointed

Don't see it if think it will have the heart of the original movie or Cartoon. Just didn't cut it, but was beautiful to look at. Sets and Costumes.

82
Enchanting, Exquisite, Great acting

See it if Amazing sequel to a Classic play, with awesome acting by the amazong Laurie Medcalf and the entire cast

Don't see it if want fluff

86
Great acting, Absorbing, Masterful

See it if Great revival with impressive acting

Don't see it if DOn't like depressing themes

100
Exquisite, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if A must see for anyone who loves Musical Theatre and amazing talent.

Don't see it if you are dead

100
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Exquisite

See it if You love Disney

Don't see it if IF you are not a child at heart

100
Clever, Enchanting, Great singing

See it if LOve musicals

Don't see it if you don't want to laugh and have a wonderful time

100
Entertaining, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if Want to see classic romantic Broadway musicals

Don't see it if You are a cold fish

80
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if Want to smile

Don't see it if are homophobic.

100
Enchanting, Exquisite, Great staging, Epic, Masterful

See it if How ever you can. A must see production

Don't see it if You are dead otherwise you must make a point to see this show

95
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Great staging

See it if You like fun Musicals with great singing

Don't see it if You are stuffy

90
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Edgy, Great staging, Great writing, Raunchy

See it if You love edgy Fossee Musicals with a=great Scores

Don't see it if You are a prude

100
Clever, Great writing, Hilarious, Must see, Raunchy

See it if You want to laugh yourself sick for 2 hours

Don't see it if You are a conservative Republican