Natalie S. Lifson

New York City | 18-24 | Female
About:  Natalie Lifson is a playwright, producer, screenwriter, and songwriter. At nineteen years old, she has produced or executive produced 17 shows and has written 26 shows that have received productions, including 3 musicals and various dramas, one acts, and sketch comedy shows. Natalie has won 10 award... Read more Read less
Reviews (15)
100
For a previous production
Absorbing, Ambitious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Epic

See it if You like new, innovative, non-traditional theater. You want to feel like you're a part of the the evolving future of theater.

Don't see it if You like traditional sit-down theater

100
Runaways
Midtown W
Enchanting, Exquisite, Ambitious, Profound, Must see

See it if you enjoy strong, meaningful characters who make you feel things

Don't see it if your favorite part of a musical is the plot

80
Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy Carole King's music and want to learn about her life in a way that is entertaining

Don't see it if you don't enjoy musicals that are slow in some parts

100
Absorbing, Clever, Resonant, Profound, Masterful

See it if you enjoy modern music and you enjoy musicals that make you feel things deeply

Don't see it if you don't like to leave a show feeling upset

75
Great singing, Great acting, Epic, Dizzying, Enchanting

See it if you like flashy, big numbers and dark, broody characters that fit traditional gender roles. Also see it if you're a fan of visual effects.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of opera or clichés

100
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Hilarious, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you like adult humor in the inappropriate places, or if you enjoy quirky representations of life.

Don't see it if you're expecting the muppets.

98
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Great staging

See it if you enjoy historical content mixed flawlessly with an exciting fictional plot

Don't see it if you're not in the mood to be totally entranced and blown away by a musical

100
During previews
Ambitious, Enchanting, Epic, Refreshing, Hilarious

See it if you like fun, funny, innovative musicals written with millennials in mind.

Don't see it if you only enjoy traditional musical theater.

75
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Cliched

See it if you enjoy going to comedy clubs and improv/sketch-style comedy. Short, quippy jokes, constantly fun and entertaining, clever set, A+ actors

Don't see it if you like your shows to pass the Bechdel test or you're not a fan of jokes without depth. Don't see it if you want a memorable soundtrack.

80
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if you're a fan of nostalgic theater

Don't see it if you want something new and refreshing. This is entertaining, but it's not anything surprising or particularly special

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever, Enchanting, Profound, Masterful

See it if you enjoy history, you love deep characters who are not black and white good and evil, and you like innovative musical theater

Don't see it if I see no reason why anyone would not love this show

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

See it if you enjoy big, flashy numbers and are a fan of fairy tales.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy adaptations or don't like to be angry at a protagonist

90
Clever, Entertaining, Quirky, Refreshing, Funny

See it if you're a fan of mixed media, visual effects, and idea that the experience starts the moment you enter the theater.

Don't see it if you're expecting the type of Broadway show that leaves you speechless

100
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Ambitious, Great writing, Masterful, Refreshing

See it if you want to see more realistic female characters interacting with other female characters, and/or if you like puns a lot.

Don't see it if you are potentially triggered by scenes of domestic violence.

88
Funny, Great singing, Quirky, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy seeing teenage drama play out in a way that is both hilarious and sophisticated in its self-awareness.

Don't see it if you're not a fan of musical adaptations