Patricia 8056

New York City | 25-34 | Female

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Reviews (101)
75
During previews
Great acting, Ambitious, Absorbing

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

60
During previews
Unknown Soldier
Midtown W
Romantic, Slow

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

80
During previews
Great staging, Absorbing

See it if You like the idea of a chamber musical with a large ensemble.

Don't see it if You want flash and pizzazz.

Also Yes, it's not uplifting but I still found this tale of mental illness,... Read more Read less

85
During previews
The Headlands
Upper W Side
Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You like plays that unfold beat by beat and keep you engaged.

Don't see it if You want a play with a reliable narrator.

Also I enjoyed this very much. Because our narrator’s memory isn’t reliable... Read more Read less

73
Happy Birthday Doug
Soho/Tribeca
Cute

See it if You enjoy solo shows with multiple characters over the course of one night.

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

Also Cute, funny

60
Relevant, Dated

See it if You know the play and have an appreciation for the script.

Don't see it if You want the tension the script requires.

Also Feels a bit miscast and the direction is a bit messy.

75
Maz and Bricks
Midtown E
Clever

See it if You like characters studies, or plays that reveal themselves to you in non-traditional ways.

Don't see it if You like a play that takes you from point a-Z in a linear ways.

Also Enjoyed both actors and found O'Brien to be particularly charming.

33
During previews
Quirky, Fluffy, Disappointing

See it if You like new musicals. You like musicals that are fluffy.

Don't see it if You want a new musical that is tight and doesn't feel very lite.

Also As perhaps at 30-45 minutes,I could have enjoyed this, but stretched o... Read more Read less

75
During previews
17 Minutes
Midtown W
Great acting

See it if You prefer realistic plays about current issues haunting our country.

Don't see it if You prefer entertainment and don’t want to be emotionally invested.

Also I found the acting to be across the board excellent, especially the pe... Read more Read less

96
Fantastic

See it if You are a fan of Mr. Adly Guirgis's previous work. You like ensemble based plays.

Don't see it if You are in the mood for a pure comedy, or don't want complex and at time unlikeable characters.

Also Holy cow, this was fantastic, easily one of the best plays I've seen i... Read more Read less

79
Goodbye
Soho/Tribeca
Intelligent, Clever

See it if You are looking for a play deals with loss and finding your true self.

Don't see it if You want something big and flashy with a complex plot.

Also Lovely small production. Well staged and performed. Nicely written, bu... Read more Read less

83
Entertaining

See it if You love the show and the score.

Don't see it if You want a reimagining of a classic.

Also Fun, Entertaining, A Good Time.

70
The Thin Place
Midtown W
Clever, Ambitious

See it if You like the playwrights work. Looking for something you don’t typically see in Theatre, a ghost story.

Don't see it if You want a play that feels traditional.

Also Liked, but didn’t love. What the playwright and director are trying to... Read more Read less

73
Clever, Ambitious

See it if You want to hear a fun and soulful new score.

Don't see it if You want a musical that is plot heavy.

Also Loved the Score, but could use a trim

68
Funny, Cliched

See it if You like small new plays, with a bit of holiday theme, dealing with a young man navigating his feelings.

Don't see it if You want a play that doesn’t dip into cliche and contrived moments to get from A-Z.

Also There’s a charming lead performance at the center. And some great dial... Read more Read less

61
Ambitious

See it if You like new plays that center around female characters with an edge.

Don't see it if You want a fluffy comedy.

Also I enjoyed the first scene, but then the play got a bit stagnant for me... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Greater Clements
Upper W Side
Intense, Ambitious

See it if You like plays about people in small towns that are clinging to the past.

Don't see it if You want lots of plot.

Also I didn’t mind the run time, but the ending is a bit predictable, which... Read more Read less

77
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Ambitious

See it if You like small new sung-through musicals.

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

Also Great ensemble work, great score. Book is simple, but overall enjoyabl... Read more Read less

82
Edgy, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You want a play that pushes boundaries about race and sex.

Don't see it if You want pure entertainment and don't want to be pushed.

Also I was impressed that play was able to treat sex and race in a mature, ... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Bella Bella
Midtown W
Relevant, Funny

See it if You can’t get enough of politics or Harvey Fierstein.

Don't see it if You want a play that is more then a 90 minute highlight reel.

Also I did enjoy the show, but I left feeling it was perhaps put together q... Read more Read less

85
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You want to see a realistic approach to characters going through a mid-life crisis.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by nudity and language. You don't like seeing anti-heroes on stage.

Also Funny and poignant. Could use a bit of a trim in length, but I appreci... Read more Read less

51
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Ok

See it if You like to see new musicals. A contemporary (70’s) musical retelling of Macbeth sounds interesting.

Don't see it if You want a musical that has worked out all of kinks.

Also The tone is not clear. At times it wants to be very silly and irrevere... Read more Read less

72
During previews
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever

See it if You want Theatre that will challenge you after it has ended.

Don't see it if You want pure entertainment.

Also I liked that play was a bit mysterious. But that also left it a bit un... Read more Read less

69
Great singing

See it if You like big flashy musicals, with modern pop songs.

Don't see it if You want smaller, intimate theater and an original score.

Also The vocal performances are wonderful. But the story and staging are sl... Read more Read less

86
Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You like the book and/or film. You like big ensembles.

Don't see it if You don't like Sorkin dialogue (I do)

Also I thought was a very lovely production. Perhaps a few beats too long, ... Read more Read less

82
Dana H.
Gramercy
Fascinating

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

37
During previews
The Perplexed
Midtown W
Insipid, Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if You’re curious about Greenberg’s newest play. Like elaborate sets.

Don't see it if Want a play that’s ready for an audience.

Also Very disappointing. The play doesn’t have much plot or character devel... Read more Read less

80
During previews
The Hot Wing King
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny

See it if You like new plays. You like plays about gay black men coming together.

Don't see it if You want a play that doesn't tackle the lives of gay black men.

Also Funny, sweet, touching. Could definitely use a bit of trimming, especi... Read more Read less

65
Darling Grenadine
Midtown W
Ambitious

See it if You like small new musicals, with an old fashioned charm.

Don't see it if You want that old fashioned charm to not fade away at 45 minute mark.

Also Feels like the idea was to take old-fashioned romantic musical-comedy,... Read more Read less

76
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Cambodian music and history is interesting to you.

Don't see it if you want a musical, it's definitely a play with music.

Also Overall a really good piece of Theatre. Sometimes the performances are... Read more Read less

50
Soul Survivor
Greenwich V
Edgy, Ambitious

See it if You like satires that delve into religion, addiction, and co-dependency.

Don't see it if You like shows that lite and fluffy. Or have big production values.

Also With some more polish this could be quite a fun and subversive play. U... Read more Read less

50
Uneven

See it if You like shows where characters break the fourth wall. You are interested in reenactors.

Don't see it if You want a strong through line.

Also There's some interesting moments, but it didn't string together for me... Read more Read less

60
During previews
Grand Horizons
Midtown W
Ok

See it if You are in the mood for a family dramedy.

Don't see it if You are looking for a play a bit more like Wohl's previous work.

Also There's nothing wrong with the place per say. it seems more like a mid... Read more Read less

78
Is This A Room
Gramercy
Absorbing

See it if You're looking for something different. You're ok with only getting the facts.

Don't see it if You want a traditional narrative. You want facts mixed with conjecture.

Also For what it is, it's very well done. Performances, staging, design.

42
MsTRIAL
Midtown W
Clunky

See it if You likes stories about court/legal cases.

Don't see it if You want something that isn't "right on the nose".

Also There's a lovely moment between the female lead and stenographer, but ... Read more Read less

93
Entertaining, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You like to see new life breathed into a classic.

Don't see it if You want a standard production.

Also I thought is was wonderful. The show was rethought it was just strippe... Read more Read less

50
In Blue
Midtown W
Confusing, Ambitious

See it if You are intrigued by a play that weaves historical fact, historical fiction, and fantasy into one show.

Don't see it if You want to see a traditional play.

Also The level of artistry attempting to be pulled off is very ambitious an... Read more Read less

62
Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if You like new plays that are character studies.

Don't see it if You like new plays that are plot driven.

Also I struggled to like this more "OK" because I didn't feel I new much ab... Read more Read less

30
Indulgent, Disappointing

See it if You're curious to see how they staged/musicalized the film.

Don't see it if You're expecting a great new score.

Also The score is weak. And while the sets and costumes are fun, it's not e... Read more Read less

90
Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You are in the holiday spirit.

Don't see it if You want to see something brand new.

Also Enjoyed every second. Great performance by Scott. Great direction, and... Read more Read less

64
Disappointing, Dated

See it if You like plays that are a throwback.

Don't see it if You want a compelling narrative.

Also Most of what this play has to say is said before intermission. Feels u... Read more Read less

96
Great writing, Absorbing

See it if You like plays that feel like a throwback to plot driven character dramas.

Don't see it if You want a laugh out loud comedy.

Also Engaging and enjoyable. Tight Script, Nice Acting.

60
The Hope Hypothesis
East Village
Ok

See it if You like new plays that straddle the line between comedy and drama.

Don't see it if You don't like dark comedies.

Also Interesting premise (plot) but the mixing of genres wasn't always succ... Read more Read less

82
Monsoon Season
West Village
Absorbing, Clever

See it if You want to see a comedic 2-hander about what divorce will do to a person.

Don't see it if You want a traditionally structured play.

Also Fun, clever, dark.

50
Slow, Ambitious

See it if You would like to see a play that involves three female friends taking a road trip.

Don't see it if You would like to see a play has found its footing.

Also All 3 leads are all vaguely damaged. The vagueness might be because tr... Read more Read less

95
During previews
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Profound, Funny, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if You want to be entertained, moved, and compelled.

Don't see it if You want to be spoon fed your Theatre. You’re not willing to do the work to see all the underlying themes.

Also I thought it was one of the best things I’ve seen in years. Acting- st... Read more Read less

70
During previews
The Rose Tattoo
Midtown W
Entertaining

See it if You are familiar with the play. You enjoy Tomei and Elliott.

Don't see it if You’re looking for a revival that reinvents the text.

Also Tomei and Elliot have great chemistry together. The play’s tonality is... Read more Read less

48
During previews
Sunday
Chelsea
Disappointing

See it if You are interested in an ensemble drama about young adults.

Don't see it if You want plot or more than a character study.

Also For me there’s only about 20-25 minutes of a play here. The later scen... Read more Read less

92
Talent is Sexy
Midtown W
Charming

See it if You’re in the mood for a small charming play about dating in New York and dating actors.

Don't see it if You want something deep. It’s relatively lite.

Also As someone who has dated in the Theatre community, I saw many recogniz... Read more Read less

75
Dying City
Midtown W
Absorbing

See it if you like small character studies.

Don't see it if you want tons of plot and driving action.

Also A delicate study in how one man and his death effects two very differe... Read more Read less