Nick W 2

Jersey City | 18-24 | Male

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Reviews (28)
95
During previews
Great acting, Quirky, Hilarious, Great writing, Edgy

See it if You are interested in quick paced, relationship centered comedies.

Don't see it if You reject moments that might not be realistic, but are absurd in theatrical, and illuminating ways

55
Dated, Cliched, Indulgent, Overrated, Funny

See it if you're already a fan of the play

Don't see it if you have a hard time sympathizing with the super rich, or a character that you hear about more than actually hear in reality

66
Disappointing, Hilarious, Quirky, Slow, Clever

See it if you enjoy clown acts, shows without a clear plot or structure

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with audience participation, or unconventional seating.

60
During previews
Cliched, Dizzying, Great singing, Somewhat relevant, Fast

See it if you never saw the original

Don't see it if you're looking for a calm piece with attitudes about race from our present day

Also This staging felt a little unfocused and highlighted how far we've com... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Thought-provoking, Slow, Meta, Experimental, Clever

See it if You are interested in exploring the afterlife in a very unconventional way

Don't see it if You have firm beliefs of what theatre should be. Also, if you are generally skeptical person because it does take a leap of faith

85
During previews
Ambitious, Funny, Intelligent, Relevant, Quirky

See it if you enjoyed Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and The Great Comet and were wondering if there was a way to combine them

Don't see it if you hold religion and/or history precious, you don't subscribe to a crass sense of humor in a church.

90
Ambitious, Absorbing, Exquisite, Great singing, Edgy

See it if You enjoy an ambitious musical theatre piece and audience immersion

Don't see it if You expect a tight book/story line - much like an opera, its beauty is in its score and environment.

100
Great writing, Intelligent, Resonant, Romantic, Quirky

See it if you enjoy 2 handers, filled with smart, realistic dialogue. Probably the most intimate play on Broadway

Don't see it if you're looking for a flashy, exciting, experience. you don't like plays based in language.

90
For a previous production
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you enjoy Christopher Guest style humor

Don't see it if you don't like office place humor, incredibly realistic dialogue (filled with non-sequiters, etc.)

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Raunchy, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if You enjoy single set, character driven pieces with great acting and excellent scenography

Don't see it if You want something spectacle driven and flashy

90
Absorbing, Great writing, Cerebral, Thought-provoking, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy non-linear narratives, great acting by Frank Langella

Don't see it if you want something physical and quick paced or something straightforward

75
Clever, Delightful, Edgy, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you love raunchy, south park style humour.

Don't see it if you get offended easily

95
Ambitious, Epic, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You are familiar with the story and if you love Ivo van Hove's other work. Probably the most precise and illuminating version I've ever seen

Don't see it if You hold Arthur Miller on an untouchable pedestal, or if you're averse to abstraction

75
Entertaining, Disappointing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy smart, well crafted, nuanced works. A show about working people with a strong sense of realism

Don't see it if Expecting a more magical, arresting play. Everything is small scale. Interesting, but nothing earth-shattering

92
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Relevant

See it if you enjoy literature, the feminine experience, amazing performances by all

Don't see it if you aren't familiar with the prequel, you're expecting a lot of action and movement

96
Absorbing, Great staging, Masterful, Romantic, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy theatre history, bare bones storytelling and humor in darkness.

Don't see it if you're expecting something flashy and profound, you don't follow time jumps very well

85
Slow, Great acting, Intelligent, Refreshing, Enchanting

See it if you're a fan of reed birney (the part seemed written for him), you enjoy slow heady works heavy on philosophy

Don't see it if you're looking for something flashy, quick paced. A lot of the play is in silence.

Also Set design is extensive but the clouds are astonishing. Transitions se... Read more Read less

95
During previews
Must see, Intelligent, Funny, Entertaining, Resonant

See it if you are interested in a strong, comic performance about the modern dating world

Don't see it if you are looking for a traditional rom com as Significant Other will definitely subvert genre expectations

80
Yen
Great acting, Edgy, Relevant, Raunchy, Must see

See it if You are looking for an intense character study of the younger generation, with strong, specific dialogue.

Don't see it if You are turned off by foul language and suggested material, you are looking for a neat, conclusive ending.

84
Great staging, Great acting, Visceral, Intense, Great music

See it if you enjoy pieces that are equally physically and emotionally violent

Don't see it if you're afraid of a splash zone, you want a story tied up in a neat knot at the end/closure.

85
Witty, Funny, Clever, Quirky, Raunchy

See it if you enjoy Shakespeare / musical theatre references and punchlines, with a simple plot

Don't see it if you're trying to see anything new/different - it's a unapologetic about following the typical musical formula

75
Funny, Great singing, Intelligent, Good set design, Overrated

See it if you're already a fan of the musical

Don't see it if you weren't alive during the AIDS crisis/ won't appreciate the history involved

100
For a previous production
Absorbing, Great writing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if You enjoy politically heated, allegorical material.

Don't see it if You're over this election

66
Confusing, Great acting, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy ensemble, suggested storytelling and scientific subject matter

Don't see it if I had trouble tracking characters throughout the piece, and that was a huge element needed for it to be successful

75
During previews
War
Ambitious, Dizzying, Great acting, Quirky, Resonant

See it if you enjoy plays that don't give you the answers outright and keep you questioning along the way

Don't see it if you don't enjoy breaks from naturalism

85
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Quirky, Fluffy

See it if classic show, solid script, happy go lucky musical.

Don't see it if You're looking for a deep, realistic piece, or if you get tired of Wizard of Oz references

85
Entertaining, Cliched, Funny, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if You enjoy sitcoms, cultural excursions, and a good old living room play.

Don't see it if You are looking for a precise, crafted piece that is about racial relationships

90
Ambitious, Clever, Great staging, Intelligent, Refreshing

See it if You like integration of technology, Ensemble, strong movement pieces.

Don't see it if Complicated plot, nuance - everything is pretty straightforward