Paul 6302

Caldwell | 50-64 | Male
About:  Have been a theater lover since my first show in 1974 The king and I with Yul. Love all types of theater. Looking forward to meeting people and sharing our love for the arts!
Reviews (38)
Great staging, Profound, Intelligent, Intense, Great acting

See it if You like heavy drama and small casts. Dialogue driven show

Don't see it if If you do not like nudity or foul language or need comic relief

Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if You enjoy shows that bring you into real life experiences and shows that give you insight into different characters views.

Don't see it if You need to have happy stories and do not like real life situations.

During previews
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Funny, Great acting, Predictable, Cliched

See it if See this show if you like British humor and plays. Easy to understand and follow, nothing too thought provoking

Don't see it if You like a show that causes you to think. I was expecting more since I loved the previous plays by the writer.

Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Must see, Absorbing

See it if This show is very well crafted and a show that makes you feel a variety of emotions and makes you think.

Don't see it if If you need a good happy musical or not see this if you don't like to think about things.

Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Great dancing, Clever

See it if Just a fun show! Go Go's music is used in a clever way. Makes fun of itself, light, good time. Dancing is fantastic.

Don't see it if If you need an original score or a deep story. Some people would think it is trivial but the show has relevant themes.

Log Cabin
Midtown W
Clever, Great staging, Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy plays about current LGBTQ issues. Very intimate theater with great staging and superb acting.

Don't see it if You are looking for pure entertainment and do not wish to see a show about current social concerns.

Great acting, Entertaining, Dated, Funny, Ensemble piece of theater

See it if Enjoy works with strong gay themes, enjoy works with strong casts. Show has a lot of star power and they do not disappoint.

Don't see it if If you are offended by cursing or off color humor, or you like a more current theme.

Great acting, Intelligent, Profound, Slow, Intense

See it if You enjoy strong drama pieces and plays about historical figures. Acting is well done

Don't see it if You need to laugh or like shorter plays, was at times a bit slow moving.

Great acting, Great staging, Dated, Slow, Intelligent

See it if Good show to see if you like good acting and staging, like period pieces.

Don't see it if more relevant and quick paced productions.

Upper W Side
Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like plays about current or recently current dramatic events, stories based on real life events.

Don't see it if You like to escape out of what happens in life or looking to come out feeling relaxed an uplifted

During previews
Clever, Great writing, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if Like the written word! Play is very dialogue driven. Good cast

Don't see it if You like elaborate staging, need large casts or prefer musicals

Entertaining, Quirky, Great singing, Funny, Delightful

See it if Simple shows with good singing and songs from the 50's and 60's.

Don't see it if You are looking for original music and songs, or if you like elaborate production numbers, this is a 4 cast show.

Great acting, Great writing, Masterful, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You like good dialogue and great acting, well written show. Cast was all incredible.

Don't see it if You only like musicals,need an intermission though the show is 90 minutes long and moves quickly, need to not think

During previews
Prince of Broadway
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Energetic, Memory lane

See it if Like Harold Prince and his work, you like revisiting musicals, you enjoy sitting back and just listening to great singing talent

Don't see it if Don't see it if you are looking for new music or want a story told, the story line is quite weak

Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great dancing, High energy, Refreshing

See it if Like fun dance numbers and high energy shows and happy endings!

Don't see it if You are not a Disney Fan, don't like kids in the audience, or need a complex plot, this is just a simple show.

Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful, Refreshing, Great dancing

See it if Love the music of Gloria Estefan! If you love good dancing, high energy shows this is a must.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in her music or life.

Midtown W
Great acting, Absorbing, Intense, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if If you like a drama filled day, with great writing and angst.

Don't see it if If you are looking for some laughs.

War Paint
Midtown W
Great singing, Great acting, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You are a fan of Lupone and Ebersole, they are both excellent as well as the other members of the cast.

Don't see it if You need to be able to hum a tune after seeing a show.

Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if You love Carole King and the music of the 60's! Love fun shows with music history thrown in.

Don't see it if Don't appreciate musical history

Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This was a well acted, staged and relevant show to today's world. The show makes you think and talk after.

Don't see it if You are looking for a comedy or do not like lengthy monologues.

Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Must see, Absorbing, Resonant

See it if You like real life experiences in theater. Lots of conflict

Don't see it if If you are not interested in gay stories

During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Slow, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if If you are a fan of the authors, directors or the actors. The actors are excellent and work together. Sets are a delight

Don't see it if At times the play is hard to follow as it goes back from hamlet to the present. Also a little long. Looked forward to this was disappointed

Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Romantic, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if Very nice romantic musical piece. Cast is excellent, set and costumes superb. Entertaining and definitely worth seeing.

Don't see it if If you need a tune to remember, though I found the show entertaining, honestly don't remember a song. Don't see if you don't like historical

Midtown W
Slow, Edgy, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You are big on dialogue driven plays. Enjoy theater that has a current world theme and enjoy theater that has gay characters.

Don't see it if If you are tuned off by bad language or need a play to escape from reality. Can be slow moving at times.

Entertaining, Great singing, Delightful, Nostalgic, Fun

See it if You are a fan of Donna Summer and her music, enjoy being brought back in time, like great singing and like to tap your feet to the music.

Don't see it if If you are not a fan of Donna Summer, her music or the music of her time. Don't like shows without original music.

Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing, Delightful, Clever

See it if You liked the movie, great job bringing it to the stage. Great cast, moves along perfectly, fun show.

Don't see it if Musicals aren't your thing or you don't like cyndi lauper, her music style is definitely heard. Gay characters are not your thing

For a previous production
Delightful, Funny, Great staging, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if You like to laugh! At times side splitting funny. Great cast.

Don't see it if You like serious pieces or musicals, or do not enjoy slap stick type of humor

M. Butterfly
Midtown W
Disappointing, Great writing, Relevant, Slow, Good acting

See it if if you enjoy dramatic theate.

Don't see it if You were a strong fan of the original production

For a previous production
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Great singing, Disappointing, Overrated, Trivial, Quick paced

See it if If you like trivial stories. Show has a bunch of great actors and singers, talent is wonderful

Don't see it if Don't like dialogue that is in rhythmic mode, not fond of western style shows. Like substance and not predictable story

Disappointing, Ambitious, Good singing, Short, Underwritten

See it if Like one person plays that are short, 50 minutes, that don' t delve too deep into the subject.

Don't see it if If you are looking for any type of glitz. This is a simple one woman show that fails in my opinion to capture the story.

Curvy Widow
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Simple, Decent cast

See it if Like simple funny lyrics and plot. Talent is decent and theater comfortable.

Don't see it if Like profound and meaningful songs! Like a complex plot or story

Midtown W
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if Like gay dramatic story lines and true endings.

Don't see it if If you are turned off by nudity and foul language or need a happy ever after ending.

Great staging, Great singing, Riveting, Must see, Refreshing

See it if You like new concepts of theater and staging. Great performances and extremely high energy.

Don't see it if Don't like actors coming into the audience or you need to have your eyes just straight forward. Lots of technical lighting etc.

Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Great writing, Great acting, Slow, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if Still a relevant play after 25 years or so. Good acting and characterization.

Don't see it if Are looking for a true comedy,there are funny lines however the play is a drama. Staging was a little off for me

Entertaining, Great staging, Refreshing, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You want a fun show, light, good talent, and you like the movie.

Don't see it if If you a person who needs to leave humming a tune, I can't remember one song from the show.

Entertaining, Must see, Enchanting, Delightful, Great singing

See it if Love older shows that are happy and uplifting!

Don't see it if If you need a show that makes you think, this is just a fun happy click up your heels type of show

Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You enjoy older works with great acting and writing.

Don't see it if You are looking for pure comedy

Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Great acting, Great staging, Must see

See it if You like musicals. Are a fan of more modern musicals.

Don't see it if If you are prudish