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Reviews (50)
50
During previews
Broadway Bounty Hunter
West Village
Disappointing, Clever

See it if You like spoofs about musicals and musical theatre people.

Don't see it if You like shows with strong plots, or something serious.

Also There's some fun moments and some great voices, but I felt that jokes ... Read more Read less

70
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Ambitious, Funny

See it if you like non-traditional structures. Or shows about putting on a show.

Don't see it if you want shows tat are realistic and do not break the fourth wall.

Also The ensemble steals the show. They are all wonderful playing many char... Read more Read less

75
BLKS
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to see a comedy that focuses on women's wants, needs, and desires in the bedroom and relationships.

Don't see it if you want a drama with character development.

Also The play is very funny, and the cast is sensational. I would have like... Read more Read less

86
All My Sons
Midtown W
Absorbing

See it if You like Arthur Miller. You like the actors involved.

Don't see it if You want a reimagined or modern take on an older play.

Also It's a lovely no-frills, straight forward production with great perfor... Read more Read less

87
During previews
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Great writing, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like musical comedy. you're looking for something light and funny.

Don't see it if You're looking for a carbon copy of the film.

Also I love that that they took the premise and a few lines from the film, ... Read more Read less

56
During previews
Disappointing

See it if You like character studies. Subtle comedy.

Don't see it if You’re looking for hug laughs, or a plot driven play.

Also I appreciated that the play is something different in style and struct... Read more Read less

96
Great writing, Funny

See it if You think you’d like a funny play about community theatre actresses overreaching

Don't see it if You like drama, serious plays.

Also So funny. The prefect length. I smiled and laughed throughout.

68
A little disappointed

See it if You already love the show.

Don't see it if You are unfamiliar or not the biggest fan of the show.

Also I think hype might have clouded my opinion. Other than the Yiddish ang... Read more Read less

94
Lewiston/Clarkston
West Village
Wonderful evening of theatre

See it if You like small character driven plays.

Don't see it if you want big, brash shows.

Also This was so wonderful. The writing, the acting, the simplicity. Funny,... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Fluffy

See it if You like new musicals. You like sweet stories.

Don't see it if You like well tested material. You want something edgy.

Also The score and book are OK. The cast does their best to sell it.

92
Absorbing, Clever, Funny

See it if you're looking for a good time at the theatre. plenty of laughs

Don't see it if you're looking for something dramatic or heavy.

67
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Fluffy

See it if you like your entertainment right down the middle. Nothing to intense or edgy.

Don't see it if you want a traditional Broadway score. and character development past the leads.

80
Pure joy

See it if Like song cycles, killer voices, and this music catalog.

Don't see it if Want plot and flash.

55
Skintight
Midtown W
Disappointing

See it if you're OK with a play that is more social commentary about looks and beauty, than is a play with an interesting plot.

Don't see it if see above.

65
During previews
Girls & Boys
West Village
Fine

See it if you would like to see Carey Mulligan in a one-woman monologue.

Don't see it if you would like to see a fully formed, fully realized play.

Also I think this would have worked better for me as a multi character play... Read more Read less

63
Ok

See it if you're a fan of the playwrights work. or ensemble plays.

Don't see it if you're looking for anything beyond the surface. the play feels like it's going to ignite, but never does

57
Disappointing

See it if you know the play and like the play.

Don't see it if you're looking for a well structured play.

Also Mantello and the cast try to give the play deeper means and gravitas, ... Read more Read less

35
Disappointing

See it if Really feel the need to see a Shaw play.

Don't see it if You expect a coherent production. Miscast and mis-directed.

Also A bore.

88
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Entertaining

See it if you like modern plays about characters in the ruts and predicaments of everyday life.

Don't see it if you like your plays flashy.

72
Fluffy

See it if You like the movie, Tina Fey's writing, or looking for something lite.

Don't see it if You want to leave the theatre humming the songs.

Also The score is the weakest link. Everything else is pretty good, but it ... Read more Read less

85
Absorbing

See it if you are a fan of the play, or Nathan Lane, or Andrew Garfield.

Don't see it if you don't want to think politically. Only want to be entertained.

77
During previews
Ambitious, Disappointing, Thought-provoking

See it if Like Edward Albee and fine acting.

Don't see it if You want a A-Z plot line.

Also I can’t say I loved the play, BUT the performances are outstanding!

85
The Other Harvey
Midtown W
Clever, Funny

See it if You like plays about the Theatre community.

Don't see it if You like drama.

Also Pretty clever retelling of “Harvey “.

95
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if A great old fashioned musical

Don't see it if Looking for something edgy or contemporary.

72
Hangmen
Chelsea
Ambitious

See it if Dark subject matter with a twist of comedy.

Don't see it if Looking for something light and fluffy.

85
Profound, Absorbing

See it if You like big Broadway dramas that are still funny and entertaining.

Don't see it if You want small shows that are not based an previously produced material.

Also A wonderful night in the Theatre. Great adaptation. I loved how they h... Read more Read less

61
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Disappointing, Relevant

See it if You are looking for a play about real life events. Like baseball. Interested in female athletes.

Don't see it if You want a play that dives deep into its subject matter.

Also There are enjoyable moments and performances, but I still left disappo... Read more Read less

93
During previews
Something Clean
Midtown W
Fantastic

See it if you are in the mood for a gripping, well acted portrayal of a marriage in crisis.

Don't see it if you want to be spoon-fed a plot.

Also A powerful look at a couple dealing with the aftermath of their son's ... Read more Read less

60
Ambitious, Disappointing

See it if you're intrigued by government and the constitution.

Don't see it if you're hoping for a more lively discussion of the constitution. or a play with a straight narrative.

Also I'm not sure I'm on bored with this being called a play. It felt more ... Read more Read less

72
During previews
Liked

See it if You like new musicals. You like concert driven musicals. You like serious/darker musicals.

Don't see it if You want book driven musicals.

Also I think positive word of mouth may have effected my thoughts. My expec... Read more Read less

80
Daddy
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever

See it if You want to see a play almost operatic in its dipiction of money, fame, race, and family.

Don't see it if A long play that dips it’s too into a lot of themes isn’t your idea of fun.

Also The first 2 acts are both intriguing, fun, and engaging. The 3rd doesn... Read more Read less

62
Whirlwind
East Village
Slow

See it if You like small, new plays. Or you like plays about relevant issues.

Don't see it if You like plays with large cast or plays that either a comedy or a drama, not both.

Also It's not a long play, but it still felt slow. There seemed to be alack... Read more Read less

50
Indulgent

See it if You are interested in a play about a couple dealing with racially charged incidents with their teenage son.

Don't see it if You want a play were dialogue and plot reveals are realistic. Everything feels false and pushing towards an "Ohhhh" ending.

92
Plan G
Soho/Tribeca
Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like absurd comedies about people’s behavior.

Don't see it if You want drama, or subtle comedy.

Also Absurd plot and absurd characters, but very funny. The cast and script... Read more Read less

86
During previews
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Absorbing

See it if you'd like to see a fresh take on an important play from the early 80's.

Don't see it if you'd like to avoid 2hour 45 minute run time.

Also Enjoyed so much of this. Would have scored it a bit higher, but there ... Read more Read less

92
Arbuckle Syndrome
Midtown W
Great biting dialogue

See it if You like snappy, brutal, realistic dialogue.

Don't see it if Characters being real and human bothers you.

Also I loved how realistic the characters were. Yes they do and say mean th... Read more Read less

12
Cliched

See it if You want to see a new work.

Don't see it if You want to see a new work that tries anything new. This story has been to death (mid-age crisis, redemption, trying to re-live your youth)

Also I would have been ok with with cookie-cutter plot if the jokes had bee... Read more Read less

58
Log Cabin
Midtown W
Ok

See it if You’re interested in new plays and deal with LGBTQ issues.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a finished play.

Also This felt like a workshop production. Tons of ideas and story lines th... Read more Read less

75
Dance Nation
Midtown W
Clever

See it if you would like an interesting piece about being a teenager, competition. at times very funny.

Don't see it if you would like a play that focuses and is realistic.

Also I liked so much of this play, but at times it felt unfocused. Whether ... Read more Read less

63
During previews
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Entertaining

See it if you're looking to sit back smile.

Don't see it if you're looking to be engaged and enthralled.

73
Entertaining

See it if you know and like the musical. You go to musicals for the singing (not the acting).

Don't see it if are looking for slick production. as many things "work" in this staging as don't.

Also the voices are glorious, the acting is strained.

98
Refreshing, Great writing

See it if You don’t mind taking a chance on a small new play. Are prepared to laugh and cry.

Don't see it if You aren’t prepared to go through a range of emotions.

Also This is one of the best smaller Off Broadway plays I’ve seen in a long... Read more Read less

91
Admissions
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Funny, Edgy

See it if You like plays where everyone has a point of view and the brains to them back up.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays of timely relevance and only want escapism.

Also So glad I caught this before it closed. I was so happy to see a play w... Read more Read less

50
Disappointing

See it if you are curious how the play holds up decades later.

Don't see it if you are looking for a polished production

Also I'm very surprised this transferred in almost entirely intact. There i... Read more Read less

82
During previews
Bobbie Clearly
Midtown W
Clever, Resonant

See it if you like theatre that will make you work as an audience member.

Don't see it if You like big, flashy shows.

Also Every detail of plot and character isn't laid out for you, and I liked... Read more Read less

63
A Marriage Contract
East Village
Great acting, Slow

See it if You like comedies of manners. The acting for the most part is great.

Don't see it if You want a breezy, quick witted play. This can be very slow at times.

25
During previews
Dizzying, Insipid

See it if You can’t resist a Jimmy Buffet musical.

Don't see it if You are looking for Theatre.

Also The entire show is lazy. There was no attempt to create anything more ... Read more Read less

96
Koalas are Dicks
East Village
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if Likedark send ups of Hollywood.

Don't see it if Like family friendly shows.

72
Ambitious, Clever

See it if Like inventive staging and some nice performances.

Don't see it if Looking for a strong plot. A few good songs, but only a few

75
Entertaining, Ambitious, Disappointing

See it if You are looking for a well sung musical with excellent music

Don't see it if You are looking for a strong book.

Also I found the book to be manipulative.