NancySwiezyFlowersNYC

New York City | 50-64 | Female
About:  NYC florist and wedding planner that loves and finds inspiration in theatre
Reviews (96)
85
During previews
Slapstick humor, Interactive, Fun, Quirky, Clever

See it if You like British slapstick or know any one who has served their country. The show is clever charming & offers some fun audience interaction

Don't see it if If your not a fan of slapstick humor.. Oddly I’m not. But I did enjoy this performance much more that I ever thought!

Also This show is perfect for the crowed that loved ...The play that went t... Read more Read less

88
Thought-provoking, Intense, Resonant, Relevant, Profound

See it if This intense play about troubled teens hits 3 major challenges parents are facing today . Well crafted, well directed ( Great job Joe! )

Don't see it if If you belong to the NRA homophobic and think the First Family is doing a great job on the topic of bullying

Also The acting was quite good and this play should head right over to broa... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Relevant, Funny

See it if Well..if Waitress had a baby with The Bird Cage and gave birth to it on Say Yes To The Dress. Your would have The Cake!🍰

Don't see it if If you don’t think people are gay deserve to be married. On the other hand the great writing & laughter may change your mind!

Also The play poignant, political ,important, touching and extremely charmi... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Funny

See it if I wish this show stayed off Broadway in a smaller intimate setting. So charming and warm hearted

Don't see it if If you think the band will perform a lot . I wish they had a big party in the middle of the play to give these musicians more play time!

88
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Great singing

See it if This most talented actress singer- songwriter and musician Leenya Rideout is a force to recon with ! Her work is carefully crafted.

Don't see it if If one person shows or complicated mother-daughter relationships is a troubling issue for you

Also congrads to the director as well. The 1 and a 1/2 show is never dull. ... Read more Read less

79
Ambitious, Fine repertory work, Slow

See it if To see fine group of actors pulling together a wonderful collaborated experience.

Don't see it if The story line is the problem. Just not enough of a plot to make it interesting.

81
During previews
Ambitious, Disappointing, Slow, Miss casted

See it if This musical falls flat. When writers cast them selfs in a the staring role...Focus dissipates. Ms Jessica Walker is talented but miss caste

Don't see it if If female gay /bisexual topics are uncomfortable for you

Also Sally needs to be a much broader crazamaric personality. I would love ... Read more Read less

80
Entertaining, Quirky, Fun, High energy

See it if This high energy show is a well performed. Hamelton style choreographer and contemporary music makes this a fun but long evening.

Don't see it if If you don’t like Legally Blonde kind of musicals. I wish the plot was more interesting.

Also See them next at BAM and in Scotland at the Edinburgh Fringe Fest

90
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if This play gives a generational insight to A family’s struggle with a Down syndrome child. loved the humor & the guilty sibling experience.

Don't see it if No reason not to see it! Well crafted directed and acted.

90
Entertaining, Great acting, Profound, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if If you like house of cards, this political play on how to get a head in DC iis right for you. Keeping the Donald out of it most of the time!

Don't see it if If gay relationships or stabs at the predictor in chef are troubling to you. (We wouldn’t want you their either!)

Also Great acting , well writen, great powerful roles for women and some fu... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Resonant, Disappointing

See it if I saw the original Broadway Show and it was riveting. This production directorial and design wise looked like a budget bus and truck tour.

Don't see it if If you was dramicic effects and accurate chiness opers. See it at the Met museum next year in the Astor court . That is amazing.

Also The performances were stellar but the set was so distracting. Was Ms T... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Masterful, Profound

See it if This dark fairy tail is a poinient juaposition to the good life in the US vs surviving in a war zone. And that's just part one.

Don't see it if If avant-garde theatre is not your thing .

Also These two actress are mesmerizing. This play is well directed and writ... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Dated, Intense, Slow

See it if If historic family dramas in a masterpiece Theatre way are of Interest to you. the writing a bit dry and directing pleasent but not riveting

Don't see it if If you hate British dramas like Downton Abbey . It's a bit too long as well. Editing the party scene would have been helpful.

80
Entertaining, Relevant, Indulgent, Thought-provoking, Political

See it if A interesting one man show about how his past protesting got press awareness & brought light to unjustesnesss in the.🇺🇸 5calls.com do it!

Don't see it if If you voted for the moron .

90
For a previous production
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Great writing

See it if A mix of a Shakespeare story line and western musical theatre appeals you . In previews this is project a charmingly good time!

Don't see it if If classic musicals are not your bag and/or loooking for classic Shakespeare'

Also Oh....Did I say "This is Darling " at least 5 times with a western dra... Read more Read less

90
Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if This one woman show is a marvelous trip to the country side of my grandmothers Ireland. The bovine rivelrey ....

Don't see it if If one person shows are not your thing

Also ...Is brillianty charming and funny. A great insite to dairy farming l... Read more Read less

80
For a previous production
Clever, Relevant, Great acting, Quirky

See it if This parrotie tweets truthful humor about the current predictor in chef & his poorly casted advisors. Comedy is based on tragedy after all.

Don't see it if If you voted for Trump. If so get off of my island.

Also The cast is a talented group of actors and writers working very hard t... Read more Read less

78
Delightful, Quirky, Children's theatre

See it if I don't like slapstick at all. So this children's production has appropriately much of it.

Don't see it if If you don't like children's theatre or slapstick.

Also The whole in the bag song acommened by the office Supply rhythm sectio... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if If the Middle East conflict and its history interest you. Very well acted and staged. Just as tedious as the real negotiations.

Don't see it if If the Middle East politics turn you off

90
Great acting, Great staging, Profound, Edgy, Surreal

See it if Whooo this intense theatre work is as surreal as it gets. Part bag dream meets installation art you might find at the Whitney .

Don't see it if It you don't like avant guard Surreal theatre

Also The physical Body work is amazing

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful, Relevant

See it if This was such a well crafted play that explores racism at all levels. The dinner party scene is brilliant.

Don't see it if If exploring racism/ pregidious around wealthy educated moslems, blacks ,Jews and wasps are a problem for you .

Also If you can't see this play Do read it well worth your time , it's a gr... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Clever, Great acting, Great singing

See it if If you love opera and musical theatre set in a modern context. These actor singers and chamber musicians are extremely talented, & funny!!!

Don't see it if If you don't like opera

90
During previews
Enchanting, Fun!, Cliched, Delightful, Dated

See it if If your a Bette fan and love classic musical theatre 🎭. It was a honor to see her perform at this stage of her life

Don't see it if If you don't like classic musicals or the One and only Bett!

Also I found Davids performance a bit oddly directed . He is a fine actor a... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant

See it if Wow ,This siksa loved this production. It's a mix of Fddler,Caberet & Spring Awakening.

Don't see it if If your not interested in Jewish history. The show at this point needs a bit of editing, but I enjoyed every moment.

Also What a history lesson. If you have never heard klezmer music your in f... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Clever, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if This Doll House is a power house of great acting.A Funny engaging look at modern marriage. References to part 1 are explored

Don't see it if Possibly if your a ibsen expert. Sadly I have never read or seen Part One. But still had a fantastic theatre experiance.

Also Hey drama students🎭 if your looking for some new monologues their are ... Read more Read less

88
Intelligent, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if A funny, playful mind game of fandom, family disfunction and theatrical narcism all rolled in to a skillfully crafted pea pod dory!

Don't see it if If theatre of the somewhat obscured is not for you. And a bit long.

Also John Larroquette Performance and Jerry Z’s direction is masterful!

90
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent, Clever

See it if I saw this play at the womans theatres project . It’s a fascinating play about the civil war thu 3 re-enactment actors. Cont. below

Don't see it if If civil war is not a interested of yours

Also It was interesting to see how so much in our country has changed and h... Read more Read less

85
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful

See it if This is a one man show of self exportation of his marriage and the mental challenges of becoming a parent. It is joyful funny and touching,

Don't see it if Maybe if your having a hard time trying to get pregnant.

Also The ceiling drop ... was brilliant !!!! The best ever!😍😍😍

90
Clever, Entertaining, Masterful, Fun for all ages

See it if If your a magic buff this show is for you! A Vegas quality magic show for all ages.

Don't see it if If you have seen the show before sadly a few of the acts are a repeat.

85
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Ambitious, Thought-provoking

See it if If you enjoy fine acting in a ensemble setting. In like Speing Awakening the signing cast resides above the counterpart speaking actors.

Don't see it if If was he struggle of addiction is a touchy subject for you .

85
Delightful, Fantastic choreography, Great singing, Entertaining, A bit long

See it if You want to see broadway up and comers on fire. The boys are fantastic! Me Bergasses choreography and direction is first rate!

Don't see it if If you don’t like musical reviews, make quartets and American pop rock.

Also Ms Dionne D Figgins has moments of greatness. She reminds me of a youn... Read more Read less

85
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, A tag long

See it if These well matched actors are the perfect foil for the first meeting of Tennessee William and William Inge. Humor & gay life are expolored.

Don't see it if If gay themed plays make you uneasy.

Also Loved the writing, acting and direction Such a great fantasy having th... Read more Read less

50
Great acting, Confusing, Dizzying, Quirky, Excruciating

See it if If you want to see two talented actors give their all in a play that is 🐷swinly lintangible.

Don't see it if You cant understand A thick Gallic accent.

Also This little piggy wished she went to the market instead of this play. ... Read more Read less

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if The work is powerful, finely crafted and is a painful journey of her health and the creation and life in The City Of Hope.

Don't see it if If topics of cancer and the disturction of woeman body’s thue rape and the sadness to know that the UN in the Congo is beyond corrupt .

Also I had the opportunity to read the script before. And as hard as the ma... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Tennis 🎾 centric, Woman’s lib

See it if If you love tennis and story’s of how the women’s movement was fought via the sport of tennis. 🎾😘

Don't see it if If you find tennis boring and the topic of womens right for a modern life interesting.

Also A pleasantly talented cast, creative staging and just a bit too long. ... Read more Read less

83
Entertaining, Good acting, Over all a pleasant production

See it if If you like story’s about long term fiendships and women’s issues on getting older. Well acted and crafted it could have been a bit shorter

Don't see it if If your over 50 and feeling a bit tired of the aging process.

90
Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if Wow! Mr Akhtar does it again! Another well written play with complex characters & great direction.

Don't see it if If the story of Junk bonds and the disturbing distruction of US company's.

86
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Sporting

See it if If you love the game of tennis 🎾this well matched duce volleys thru their career & the ❤️ of their romances on the pro circuit

Don't see it if If you hate tennis.

Also Well acted directed and staged !

91
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if It's a truly amazing experience to be able too sit at the feet of so many theatre masters in such a small off Broadway Theatre 🎭. Brovo !

Don't see it if You don't like the bard.

63
During previews
Slow, Indulgent, Confusing, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if You want to be bored. I so wanted to love this play but it was not to be. Odd interaction of the actors & heady writing that seams to go no

Don't see it if If religion and history are not your thing

Also Ms Seniors direction in Disgrasted was brilliant! So I was so excited ... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if I with this musical was more of a play with music, than a stretched out musical with lack lusterd musical numbers.

Don't see it if If your looking for a big splashy musical

Also Lack luster ? Maybe it's because the Creative team was all men? Except... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Intense, Slow

See it if this play explores the challenges of elder care and teens gone arye. Although beautifully acted the director needed to pick up the pace.

Don't see it if If eldercare and sickness is a chalange in your life

85
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if Well if you told I would adore a zanie musical about a girl with a big bootie .you might call me a Kardashian!

Don't see it if If silly musicals are not your thing. The African American Experiance is the shape wear that creates the plays interesting foundation .

Also Yes puns intended! Ashley D. Kelley Is mesmerizing !!! You fall in lov... Read more Read less

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Profound, Resonant

See it if This is a riviting play about the privatizing of our prison system that turns in to a holacost exicution camp. Fantastic acting

Don't see it if If you voted for Trump

Also Bravo to the actors and the director I was sitting on the edge of my s... Read more Read less

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

See it if This is a great evening of beautiful acting, perfect direction, touching script & well crafted set. I can't say egnoff about the work.

Don't see it if If you have lost a child to violence

80
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Interesting, Fun

See it if Mix the Jr FBI /NS Staff of House of Cards with Hamiltonish music this mash up is a great 1st effort for all concerned

Don't see it if If the Iraq war and 9/ 11 subject matter is sensitivetive to you

98
During previews
Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Masterful, Profound

See it if 3 amazing stories by 3 masterful actress. How war effects women in current times & in the past. Important in this current political climat.

Don't see it if If you voted for the current "predictor in chief " thank you EE for this quote see her show about city of joy @ MTC

Also Such a powerful evening. Brovo to the artistic director of this Theath... Read more Read less

88
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Edgy, Quirky

See it if Ave Q is the love child of Rent and the Muppets. This multi ethnic, closeted gay family residing in NYC is funny charming well performed .

Don't see it if Not for prudish folks that would think that puppet sex would be disconcerting.

Also As a non puppet porn sex virgin, ... Read more Read less

100
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Must see

See it if If you love classic dramas 🎭with amazing acting, a beautiful set and a timely drama regarding family $$$ & greed.

Don't see it if If you don't like dramatic plays and are having family money problems

Also They should just open this show this weekend ! Its just a perfect thea... Read more Read less

95
For a previous production
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Must see

See it if This love story about 2 gay couples & their younger partners. It starts off as funny as a Neil Simon play & then life Interviens .

Don't see it if If gay marriage and or relationships are a problem for you.

Also This play is beautiful written,directed and acted. A must see ! This s... Read more Read less