Patricia 8056

Weehawken | 25-34 | Female

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Reviews (148)
80
Absorbing
January 23rd, 2023

See it if You like plays that are vehicles for their leading actors. Plays that let actors fly with one liners and confrontation.

Don't see it if You want a complete story. There's no a whole lot of plot.

Also While the play lacks in storytelling it still engaged me the entire ti... Read more Read less

74
Thought-provoking, Entertaining
January 13th, 2023

See it if You are a fan of Guirgis’ other work. You like character dramas/comedies.

Don't see it if You don't like plays that are interested in character's thoughts/feelings/development/or lack of development and not as interested in plot.

60
Ok
December 26th, 2022

See it if You like to see all the new musicals on Broadway. You're nostalgic for 70's rock.

Don't see it if You want them to go deeper than the film. This is the film plus songs.

45
Disappointing, Slow
December 18th, 2022

See it if You love McDonald. You love shows based on real life crimes.

Don't see it if You want a play that feels like a play, this feels like a novel being read out loud.

Also Even at under 90 minutes, this felt very slow.

70
Entertaining
December 15th, 2022

See it if You like musical comedies that are heavy on the dancing.

Don't see it if You like musical comedies where you will leave humming the score.

95
Wow
December 7th, 2022

See it if You like to be challenged at the theatre. You like stories that will leave you both sad and mad.

Don't see it if You can't deal with any story that paints a sympathetic light on someone accused of sexual misconduct.

Also Excellent play, excellent performances. Not for everyone, but if you t... Read more Read less

56
Underdeveloped
December 1st, 2022

See it if A tiny drama about youths being exposed to Nazi's grooming is interesting to you.

Don't see it if You want a well constructed play. This has very little to say and moves slowly.

65
Great singing, Fluffy
November 27th, 2022

See it if You like seeing current day pop songs injected into a long-ago time period.

Don't see it if You want something fresh and a compelling book.

Also The musical numbers are performed well and are entertaining, but I'm a... Read more Read less

50
During previews
Messy, Ambitious
November 22nd, 2022

See it if You like satire about race, wealth, and culture.

Don't see it if You want a linear play. You want a play that will be comfortable watching.

Also The playwright falls back on the same trick over and over again. A cha... Read more Read less

91
This is Mark/c
Midtown W
Great writing, Funny
November 14th, 2022

See it if You've ever worked in an office or a 9-5 type job. Looking for a comedy.

Don't see it if You don't like work-place comedies. Or small off-off Broadway theatre.

Also I work in an office, so I think this play hit my funny bone dead-on. T... Read more Read less

73
Absorbing
October 31st, 2022

See it if You like plays that are character studies. You like small intimate theatre.

Don't see it if You like a lot of plot and story. You prefer spectacle.

71
Peerless
Midtown E
Entertaining
October 19th, 2022

See it if You've seen and liked the films "Election" or "Heathers".

Don't see it if You've seen those films, and didn't like them.

Also Enjoyable. I do wish they has either lean in more on the darkness (lik... Read more Read less

77
I’m Revolting
Chelsea
Intelligent, Ambitious
October 12th, 2022

See it if You like plays that fix humor and drama. Human stories

Don't see it if you need action, movement, or set changes.

Also Well acted.

80
During previews
Resonant, Ambitious
October 2nd, 2022

See it if you like seeing older plays through new perspectives.You like Wendell Pierce.

Don't see it if You don't like when an older play is reworked.

Also Pierce is great, but I found the rest of the cast to be not up to his ... Read more Read less

85
Kate
East Village
Funny
September 11th, 2022

See it if A blend of solo show/stand-up appeals to you.

Don't see it if You don't like solo shows.

81
Entertaining
September 5th, 2022

See it if You love this musical already. You're ok with a production that focuses in on text and performance and not physical.

Don't see it if You haven't seen it before, might be a bit hard to follow without proper staging/set/props/

70
Entertaining
August 29th, 2022

See it if You like old fashioned musicals. You like discovering new talent.

Don't see it if You want a musical with strong book.

Also The score outshines the book.

70
POTUS
Midtown W
Funny
August 4th, 2022

See it if You like political satire. You like stories that focus on women.

Don't see it if You're looking for a complete show. First half is much stronger than the second.

68
Circle Jerk
East Village
Quirky, Dizzying, Confusing, Ambitious
June 25th, 2022

See it if You like campy, over the top dark comedy mixed with modern devices and platforms.

Don't see it if You want a show that grabs your attention and tells you full story.

Also I think the staging got in the way of me enjoying this more.

72
Great acting
June 23rd, 2022

See it if You know the play and like the material. You like Rockwell and/or Fishburne.

Don't see it if You want to see a play that doesn't feel like it's stuck in the late 70's, early 80's when it was originally produced.

92
Great acting, Funny
June 19th, 2022

See it if You like sweet, quick romantic comedies.

Don't see it if You like plays that deal with social issues or dramatic events.

Also This was a sit back and relax rom-com.

83
Funny, Entertaining, Clever
June 9th, 2022

See it if You want to see a sweet old fashion musical comedy.

Don't see it if You want a robust score.

Also It's all about the laughs with this show. the score is servicable, but... Read more Read less

72
During previews
Fat Ham
East Village
Ambitious, Clever
May 25th, 2022

See it if You enjoy modern looks at old stories. You like shows that center around family dynamics.

Don't see it if You want something that doesn't lean so heavily into stereotypes.

Also It's funny, but side characters are very stereotypical and underdevelo... Read more Read less

79
Entertaining, Cliched
May 23rd, 2022

See it if You love older musicals. You love Foster and/or Jackman.

Don't see it if You want something fresh, you don't want alot of dancing.

Also A little disappointing with all the talent involved, but still if you ... Read more Read less

81
Absorbing
May 5th, 2022

See it if You like small character studies. you like minimalistic theatre.

Don't see it if You like "bells and whistles" with your theatre.

Also Both actors do a lovely job holding your attention in what is almost a... Read more Read less

45
Misfire
April 28th, 2022

See it if You like to see new musicals. You like stories that fictionalize true events.

Don't see it if You're looking for a strong narrative. Score is mostly forgettable.

83
Entertaining
April 23rd, 2022

See it if You like plays that explore the athletes mind sets. You like plays that straddle comedy and drama.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with long scenes of male nudity.

25
Slow, Disappointing
April 13th, 2022

See it if You like shows that are movement based. Dance/gymnastics are something you enjoy.

Don't see it if You want a musical.

88
Absorbing
April 7th, 2022

See it if You like small casts. You like non-linear story telling. You like minimalistic theatre.

Don't see it if You want something big and flashy. You prefer a comedy.

Also Even though i already knew the text I found myself complete absorbed i... Read more Read less

65
During previews
At The Wedding
Upper W Side
Quirky, Fluffy, Cliched
March 16th, 2022

See it if You like plays driven by character not plot. You're a sucker for relationships gonna wrong.

Don't see it if You looking for a laugh out loud comedy. Much more of a smile and giggle show.

Also Has it fun moments, but often falls in line with characters and situat... Read more Read less

70
Space Dogs
Midtown W
Quirky, Ambitious
February 20th, 2022

See it if You like off beat small musicals. You like pop/soft rock scores.

Don't see it if You like big musical production numbers.

Also Quirky and cute.

75
Ambitious
February 10th, 2022

See it if You like plays that deal with the past and present colliding. You like stories about families.

Don't see it if You want a short piece. You want something not too heavy.

Also A good play, but not a great play. Most of the material from the 40's ... Read more Read less

73
During previews
Black No More
Midtown W
Slow, Absorbing
February 2nd, 2022

See it if You like new musicals that really take a chance. That tells a story in unique ways with the book and music.

Don't see it if You want to see a finished product. There's still work to be done.

Also First off,Tamika Lawrence is fantastic. A great performance, I hope wi... Read more Read less

75
Resonant, Intelligent
January 28th, 2022

See it if You like plays that examine race, gender, and the blue collar workforce.

Don't see it if You want a play that will be more "escapist" and not so relevant to real life.

Also I found the first half of the play very interesting and relevant. A bi... Read more Read less

65
Great singing, Banal
January 20th, 2022

See it if You are looking for a "sit back and enjoy the music you already love" musical.

Don't see it if You are looking for a detailed account of Turner's rise to fame.

Also Of course I loved the music and thought the singing was great. But the... Read more Read less

67
Intelligent, Slow
January 6th, 2022

See it if You’re interested in a story of racial tension truly seen through the time period depicted.

Don't see it if You want something lite.

Also While still a relevant story, it feels very slow. Perhaps cutting the ... Read more Read less

35
Slow, Disappointing
December 16th, 2021

See it if You want to see what all the talk is about. You love all things "royal family."

Don't see it if You want a musical that dives deep into Diana's marriage.

Also The entire thing is quite silly. Not campy enough to be enjoyable. Not... Read more Read less

73
Edgy, Ambitious
December 10th, 2021

See it if You enjoy musicals that think out side the book. Love Sondheim. Love members of the ensemble.

Don't see it if You enjoy shows that are musical comedies in the true sense. You want lite fair.

Also Steven Pasquale andAndy Grotelueschen are the standouts. Other nice pe... Read more Read less

80
The Antelope Party
East Village
Intelligent, Resonant
December 3rd, 2021

See it if You’re looking for a satire. You’re drawn to plays about human behavior.

Don't see it if You don’t want to be challenged. You don’t want to see a satire about conspiracies.

Also The humor was right up my alley, but definitely not for everyone. Scri... Read more Read less

26
Disappointing, Cliched, Banal
November 29th, 2021

See it if You like shows about family.

Don't see it if You want to see a story about family that isn't obvious from the first 5 minutes of the play.

Also Caught one of the final performances, and was very disappointed. Very ... Read more Read less

62
Pleasant comedy
November 25th, 2021

See it if You like Hollywood send ups. You like predictable comedy.

Don't see it if You're looking for something with some bite.

Also A little disappointed. Thought it would be more biting and edgy. Felt ... Read more Read less

85
Great writing, Funny
November 21st, 2021

See it if You like brisk comedies about show business.

Don't see it if You need to find the characters likable; they are funny but not "nice" people.

Also Some great one-liners. Great cast. Fun time if you like some edge to y... Read more Read less

85
Company (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Ambitious
November 17th, 2021

See it if You like seeing older shows in a new way. You like musical comedies.

Don't see it if You’re a stickler for shows being performed as originally intended.

Also Very fun. 80% of the gender swap works. There’s a few moments/songs th... Read more Read less

63
Relevant, Confusing, Ambitious
November 3rd, 2021

See it if You love Morissette's music and want to see a story that tries to thread her songs through it.

Don't see it if You aren’t a fan over of musicals that take preexisting songs and try to weave a story out of them.

Also There’s a lot going on plot wise, maybe too much. Felt like every soci... Read more Read less

84
Entertaining, Absorbing
October 27th, 2021

See it if You like the music of Tesori. You like characters that are flawed and realistic.

Don't see it if You want big production numbers. You want to like the main characters.

Also It’s a pleasure to see something where people behave like real people.... Read more Read less

62
Resonant, Disappointing, Ambitious
October 22nd, 2021

See it if You are interested finance, capitalism, shifting power dynamics.

Don't see it if You are looking for a character study, this very surface.

Also I enjoyed parts, but overall found it less than compelling. Felt like ... Read more Read less

72
Intelligent, Ambitious
October 15th, 2021

See it if You are looking for something that will paint a portrait of the modern day black man.

Don't see it if You want a structured plot and a linear plot.

Also The play is vignettes and no character is ever given a name. A mix of ... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing
March 12th, 2020

See it if You like new ensemble based plays. You like darker themes.

Don't see it if You are looking for light entertainment.

Also The play mixes dark themes and dysfunction with comedy well. Some mome... Read more Read less

82
Dana H.
Gramercy
Fascinating
March 6th, 2020

See it if you like unique storytelling and true-life distressing events.

Don't see it if a true-life distressing, violent, harsh tale is not what you can stomach..

Also I was so fascinated by the story I was being told. I found it to be re... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Unknown Soldier
Midtown W
Romantic, Slow
March 4th, 2020

See it if You like new musicals. You like musicals with multiple stories.

Don't see it if You want a musical to gets deeper than the surface.

Also The score is pleasant, but the book is bland. Because their are 2 stor... Read more Read less