Paige 8

New York City | 50-64 | Female
About:  Obsessed about theatre.
Reviews (149)
82
39 Steps
Gramercy
Clever, Ambitious, Funny, Entertaining, Original

See it if You enjoy watching frantic actors in a myriad of hilarious roles.

Don't see it if You're looking for something serious.

90
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if Super fun farce. Britain at it's best and naughtiest.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy farcical comedy.

75
Sylvia
Midtown W
A miss, Disappointing, Cute, Funny, Fluffy

See it if Annaleigh Ashford was wonderful and really went for it in this tale of puppy love.

Don't see it if You expect Matthew Broderick to be different than any of his other roles.

70
Misery
Midtown W
Disappointing, Edgy, Intense, Overrated, Just okay

See it if You're a fan of Laurie Metcalfe, who is wonderful in just about everything she does.

Don't see it if you are expecting Bruce Willis to act.

90
Intense, Great acting, Intelligent, Original, Masterful

See it if If you enjoy intelligent writing and a heart breaking, but real look at bipolar disorder.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of going deep into a character's subconscious.

86
Cabaret (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great staging, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Sing along

See it if Because your momma wants you to. Alan Cumming owns it.

Don't see it if you are looking for light subject matter or are thinking of taking anyone younger than 17.

85
Clever, Entertaining, Great writing, Intelligent, Fun

See it if If you like Chekhov with lots of laughs.

Don't see it if If you were hoping for a bug production. This is a more intimate and tightly produced play. Really well done.

89
Delightful, Ambitious, Entertaining, Touching, Engaging

See it if If you love a Rocky, rising like a phoenix story, with adorable children and a moving story. You'll tap you feet and cheer for Billy.

Don't see it if You have no soul:-) Or dislike Elton John or child actors.

87
Daddy Long Legs
Midtown W
Sweet, Charming, Delightful, Romantic, Intimate

See it if If you enjoy sentimental and intimate love stories. Charming and well sung.

Don't see it if You want glitzy, show stopping numbers.

86
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great dancing, Classic, Dated, Sing along

See it if because you know all the songs and you like sexy women in jazz dance numbers

Don't see it if you hate fosse

82
Stomp
East Village
Fun, Clever, Toe tapping, Entertaining

See it if You love rhythm and tap.

Don't see it if You get headaches easily.

88
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Clever, Absorbing, Original, Intense, Voyeuristic

See it if If you loved the film Eyes Wide Shut. Cool adventure, with beautiful sets and intense choreography

Don't see it if You're easily scared.

89
Once (Broadway)
Midtown W
Delightful, Intelligent, Touching, Sensitive, Romantic

See it if You love guitars, folk music and a love story.

Don't see it if You're looking for a big glossy production. This is gentle and subtle and touching.

81
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Classic, Intense

See it if If you like serious works and disappointed female characters. Cherry Jones was amazing.

Don't see it if You're looking for some fluff to make you happy.

85
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Original, Saucy, Naughty

See it if You like clever, naughty muppets and social satire.

Don't see it if Take yourself too seriously or are uber conservative.

86
Delightful, Entertaining, Original, Refreshing, Adorable

See it if If you want to feel good and enjoy tunes that stick with you after you leave the theatre.

Don't see it if You are a grumpy, homophobic curmudgeon.

78
Classic, Operatic, Entertaining, Over the top, Opulent

See it if If you love Andrew Loyd Webber and big staged musicals. The costumes are lovely and the score is classic.

Don't see it if You don't like Loyd Webber.

82
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Historic,, Uneven, Disappointing, Had potential, Great choreography

See it if If you love tap dancing. The choreography is amazing. Among the best tap you will ever see.

Don't see it if You don't love history. The book is uneven. The actors are great but, outside of the dance numbers, it's boring.

94
Enchanting, Charming, Funny, Infectious, Adorable

See it if If you love over the top, joyful acting with great voices and adorable songs. Just darling, a good time for all.

Don't see it if You're a curmudgeon, only like serious works, or hate musical theatre.

95
Great acting, Beautiful, Moving, Enchanting, Amazing voices

See it if You love extraordinary voices.

Don't see it if You don't like Toni Morrison.

94
Great staging, Beautiful, Refreshing, Fresh

See it if You enjoy perfect singing and a fresh way of interpreted a gorgeous play.

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

89
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Relevant

See it if You enjoy introspective thought and LGBT themes.

Don't see it if You are looking for a comedy or can't handle serious themes.

82
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Cute, Fanciful

See it if If you have a teenage daughter.

Don't see it if You're looking for serious theatre.

85
King Charles III
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if If you are into the current state of the British royal family and like gossip. Or if you just enjoy clever writing and some great acting.

Don't see it if If you prefer a serious plot.

85
Entertaining, Delightful, Well sung

See it if You like infectious Latin music and chemistry between the leads.

Don't see it if If you don't like musicals or dancing.

86
Delightful, Entertaining, Refreshing, Enjoyable, Darling

See it if You are obsessed with Lin-Manuel Miranda and love latin-hip hop music.

Don't see it if If you are not hip to hip-hop.

75
Dames at Sea
Midtown W
Funny, Dated, Good dancing, Pleasant, Revival

See it if You love classic musicals of the 60's.

Don't see it if You don't like tap dancing or silliness.

91
Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent, Original, Great singing

See it if You want to watch a beautifully acted, sung and produced show, that speaks with voices and sign language. Special.

Don't see it if Have young children with you.

77
If/Then
Midtown W
Disappointing, Overrated, Meh, Romantic, Great singing

See it if You're a fan of Idina Menzel and your vocal pyrotechnics.

Don't see it if You're looking for catchy tunes or a memorable storyline. Didn't reach its potential.

86
On The Town
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, High spirited, Great energy, Funny

See it if You love happy, classic movies from the 60's and memorable songs.

Don't see it if If you dislike Gene Kelly or New York.

95
Rent
Midtown W
Wonderful, Masterful, Must see, Relevant, Great singing

See it if Its a classic and a must see. It's a masterwork.

Don't see it if You are small minded.

80
It's Only a Play
Midtown W
Cliched, Funny, Ambitious, Fell short, Almost

See it if The actors are so great, but limited by the script. If you don't mind checking your watch a few times during the show, see it.

Don't see it if You don't like slap stick humor.

72
Overrated, Funny, Had potential, Silly, Cliched

See it if If you love Jim Parsons and LGBT humor, it was a great show.

Don't see it if If you are conservative or are not a fan of The Big Bang Theory, take a pass.

75
Blue Man Group
East Village
Funny, Silly, Adolescent, Sophomoric, Dude-like

See it if If you enjoy the Three Stooges, frat party tricks and drumming.

Don't see it if You're looking for high brow theatre

88
Pretty, Enchanting, Great dancing, Beautiful, Romantic

See it if You love dance and Gershwin.

Don't see it if You don't like the 60's or Gene Kelly.

92
Matilda
Midtown W
Delightful, Enchanting, Funny, Hilarious, Darling

See it if If you enjoying talented children and great drag performances. Catchy tunes.

Don't see it if You are a curmudgeon or skipped your childhood.

91
Pippin
Midtown W
Enchanting, Great acting, Beautiful, Classic, Sing along

See it if Was a beautifully directed and costumed production with tons of talent. Who didn't love those memorable songs?

Don't see it if You hate the circus or sappy sentiment.

86
Hand to God
Midtown W
Clever, Twisted, Funny, Edgy, Dark humor

See it if If you love dark humor and hated your Catholic grade school.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy edgy comedy.

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking, Classic

See it if If you love serious works of great playwrites. The addicted family and its repercussions.

Don't see it if You are looking for something uplifting or don't have the patience to sit through 4 hours of theatre.

86
For a previous production
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Slick, Groovy, Fun, Nostalgic

See it if If you love a sing along, New Jersey and the 60's - 70's.

Don't see it if You don't like Frankie Valle.

78
Tuck Everlasting
Midtown W
Charming, Entertaining, Delightful, Heartfelt

See it if If you have a teenage girl or like a charming bedtime story.

Don't see it if You prefer a serious or intense book.

79
Blackbird
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Disturbing, Hard topic

See it if If you can tolerate a difficult topic to watch unfold in harsh and real terms. If you like edgy, this is for you.

Don't see it if You are sensitive to the topic of rape.

75
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Funny, Overrated, Cute, Good dancing, Silly

See it if Was almost great. Jokes and plot were cute but should have stayed in previews longer to work out kinks.

Don't see it if You don't love slapstick or silly jokes.

83
The Humans
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Funny, Thought provoking

See it if You want a great post show discussion and analysis with your friends. If you like dark comedy and wonderful acting, see this.

Don't see it if Don't like getting creeped out or intensity in a show.

80
Delightful, Great staging, Beautiful puppets

See it if You need a good show for kids.

Don't see it if You don't like Disney.

87
Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Silly, Naughty

See it if You like South Park and belly laughs.

Don't see it if You're uptight or can't tolerate jokes that are provocative.

95
Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent

See it if You like a clever, well acted show. Truly entertaining and the set is great. Like nothing you've seen before.

Don't see it if You can't think out of the box.

98
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Masterful, Original

See it if you are lucky enough to obtain a ticket. Wonderfully entertaining, refreshing, beautifully sang and danced. A true original.

Don't see it if You don't like hip hop.

88
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if If you like pop music and a wealth of fun songs.

Don't see it if If you don't like Carol King.