nancyboi

New York City | 25-34

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Reviews (25)
70
Great staging, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You're a fan of the movie or 80s pop culture or looking for a fun time at the theater. The performances are great.

Don't see it if You hate the movie. Or want to leave a musical singing a song you just heard (the music here is very forgettable).

88
During previews
We Are The Tigers
East Village
Entertaining, Great singing, Funny

See it if You enjoy new musicals and discovering new talent. This cast is amazing and the book/music & lyrics are terrific. Cheers!

Don't see it if You if don't like musicals or teenaged drama queens.

83
During previews
Bleach
Brooklyn
Edgy, Great acting, Vicarious walk on the wild side

See it if you're an adventurous theater-goer.

Don't see it if You're easily offended by male nudity and graphic discussion of gay sex or uncomfortable in an intimate setting.

Also The location is easily accessible via the L train.

79
Funny, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy stand-up with great storytelling; also terrific for anyone who has (or is planning to have) children.

Don't see it if you're bored by solo shows

58
Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if you want to watch a glorified Law and Order episode.

Don't see it if you're offended by the f-word or are expecting a plot or character development.

79
Jerry's Girls
Midtown E
Great singing, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy no-frills, cabaret-stylye musical revue with solid performances and the music of Jerry Herman (Mame; La Cage; Hello, Dolly).

Don't see it if you're expecting razzle-dazzle or a book musical.

Also Stephanie D'Abruzzo and Christine Pedi have their moments. Stephanie U... Read more Read less

89
Great acting, Great staging, Riveting

See it if you enjoy Shakespeare with solid direction and great acting.

Don't see it if you're offended by non-traditional casting.

75
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Great acting, Slow, Resonant

See it if You enjoy seeing fine actors at work.

Don't see it if you're expecting a fast-paced show, This certainly moves slowly so you can savour the performances. The actor playing Hank is great!

80
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you enjoy your Yiddish and American history set to music

Don't see it if you don't speak Yiddish and are challenged by reading supertitles.

70
Slow, Funny, Disappointing, Confusing, Intelligent

See it if like stories about offbeat people.

Don't see it if you want a great story. This one's a little confusing!

Also Gina Gionfriddo has written an interesting play with quirky characters... Read more Read less

80
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if If you love classic musicals and a wonderful performance by Melissa Errico.

Don't see it if You're not into traditional musicals.

80
Entertaining, Funny, Quirky

See it if You like the music of Cyndi Lauper.

Don't see it if You're offended by drag.

90
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You love naughty puppets and great songs.

Don't see it if You're offended by puppet sex.

75
During previews
BLKS
Midtown W
Fluffy, Quirky, Funny

See it if you enjoy "Girls" or "Sex and the City."

Don't see it if you want a deeper look into these characters. The cast is great. The playwright shows promise, but should have taken more risks.

80
Nassim
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Quirky

See it if You like something different

Don't see it if You're expecting a fully polished, rehearsed play. It is a very entertaining production and thought-provoking on the subject of language.

72
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Cliched, Disappointing, Indulgent

See it if like gay plays

Don't see it if you want to see a play that examines the issue of same-sex marriage with a manipulative narrative and melodrama.

70
Unexpected Joy
Midtown E
Cliched, Great singing, Slow

See it if you enjoy folk-music performed by four talented singers

Don't see it if you like musicals with a strong, believable book

83
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Slow

See it if You want a traditional British family drama

Don't see it if You're expecting fireworks.

76
During previews
Great acting, Dated, Romantic

See it if you want an evening of old-fashioned, sweet short plays that are well acted.

Don't see it if you if don't like short plays or long scene changes.

83
During previews
A Parallelogram
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting

See it if you want a well-acted & smartly directed, unconventional drama that asks more questions than it answers. Anita Gillette is amazing.

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

70
Disappointing, Great acting, Indulgent

See it if you want to see two good actors perform Craig Lucas (Tales of Love and Death). Included a beautiful short play feat. the AIDS quilt

Don't see it if you are expecting a fully finished piece. Tales of Love and Death needs a lot of work (mainly better direction) before it gets to Edinburgh.

89
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy

See it if you love a throwback to the days of campy "ridiculous" shows, enjoy watching actors have fun, and want to have a fun night at the theatre.

Don't see it if you have no sense of humor, are expecting a drama, or don't want to laugh.

83
Clever, Funny, Fluffy

See it if You love The Golden Girls and want to have a silly, good time!

Don't see it if You dislike like drag and camp.

83
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You love The Wizard of Oz and show-stopping songs.

Don't see it if If you're not into tween shows and American Idol style singing.

88
During previews
The Dork Knight
West Village
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You love Batman movies and great impressions of Michael Keaton and other Batmen.

Don't see it if Solo shows or Batman.