Paul Melnikow

Brooklyn | 35-49 | Male

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Reviews (6)
100
Arlington
Brooklyn
Haunting, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Ambiguous, Profound

See it if You like dark, deep, and emotional theatre which invokes deep questions and leaves ambiguity. You like surrealism or interpretive dance.

Don't see it if You want clarity. You want something to amuse, entertain, or make you happy.

Also This is a beautiful, if intense show. Go see Enda's Rooms first, at Ir... Read more Read less

90
The Reception
Soho/Tribeca
Delightful, Confusing, Quirky, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You like comedic, performative surrealism which probes at big questions without answering them. You like cocktail parties and/or boats.

Don't see it if You want theater to be rational and realistic. You want to merely watch a play, not have an experience with it.

Also This is some of the most delightful theater performance I have seen. I... Read more Read less

75
Great acting, Clever, Exquisite, Enchanting

See it if You like Laura Linney or Cynthia Nixon, or high-class family drama.

Don't see it if You don't like shows about bad people or period pieces. You want depth and social relevance in your theater, not just drama.

Also Linney and Nixon alternation of roles is an amazing device which works... Read more Read less

69
Raunchy, Clever

See it if You like seeing fresh interpretations of Shakespeare.

Don't see it if You want a lot of depth.

Also Row AA "table seats" offer an awesome, immersive view.

55
For a previous production
Banal, Hilarious, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if You enjoy farcical, action-driven physical comedy pushed over the edge, Noises Off, Something Rotten, laughing a lot, theater about theater.

Don't see it if You want to see characters develop. You want depth or social relevance. You don't want to see sexism made light.

90
Indecent
Midtown W
Absorbing, Resonant, Epic, Great staging, Smart

See it if .

Don't see it if .

Also Smart, historical story of a play, a playwright, coming to America, Br... Read more Read less