Reesa G

New York City | 35-49 | Female

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Reviews (46)
82
During previews
Make Believe
Midtown W
Slow, Nostalgic, Ambitious

See it if You are a child of the 80s, like one room dramas, don't mind child abuse (in the form of neglect) onstage.

Don't see it if You don't like watching children, want something light, or don't like family dramas.

Also As many others have said, the first half with the kids is too long and... Read more Read less

37
Overrated, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you like SW and have some time to kill.

Don't see it if you care about cliche or SW fandom in general. (see below for more detail)

Also Look, I really wanted to like this. I have been a Star Wars fan since ... Read more Read less

80
During previews
We Are The Tigers
East Village
Great singing, Entertaining

See it if want to see a talented and diverse group of women perform a fun and entertaining new work.

Don't see it if you don't like high school angst plays/musicals, don't like horror camp, or don't like to have fun at musicals.

Also First off, the cast of this show is stellar and blew me away. They are... Read more Read less

76
Eco Village
Midtown W
Uneven, Quirky

See it if Thing the idea of broken people trying to form a utopia sounds interesting

Don't see it if you are epileptic or have a problem with strobe lights. Also, the show is never fully realized in a weird way.

Also This was an odd show in that the script was.. not great? The show was ... Read more Read less

26
The Prisoner
Brooklyn
Great acting, Disappointing, Indulgent, Overrated

See it if You want to have seen something directed and creator by Peter Brook.

Don't see it if You understand the difference between love and child abuse.

Also Look. I love Peter Brook, I do.... Read more Read less

88
Life x3
Chelsea
Clever, Great acting

See it if Like looking at how small actions effect personalities.

Don't see it if you want a more linear story and plot.

85
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You like simple new musicals with heart.

Don't see it if You want a long show, this one runs about an hour.

90
During previews
Smart, Must see, Relevant

See it if You like smart shows that use satire to make a point.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in thinking about why you are laughing.

88
36 Juniper
East Village
Great acting, Entertaining, Thought-provoking

See it if You like well acted, modern, new work that is relevant and asks the audience to question what they think.

Don't see it if You need everything to be perfect or want a fluffy night - this show will make you think.

74
Indulgent, Cliched, Entertaining

See it if You want a short show that is well acted with committed actors

Don't see it if You have a problem with violence

Also The hardest part about this show is that it's a great start to somethi... Read more Read less

68
Trifles
Upper W Side
Relevant, Slow

See it if You want to see a rarely performed early work

Don't see it if If you have no exposure to the show and won't know what you've missed.

Also I guess now is the time I should mention I love this play, and have si... Read more Read less

83
During previews
This Flat Earth
Midtown W
Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if new works about timely events

Don't see it if don't want to talk about what's happening, or want a light fluffy play

92
Ghost Story
Midtown W
Great acting, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You like well acted shows with lots of rich layers.

Don't see it if You want something light and fluffy.

75
Sheila
Midtown W
Great acting, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if You like well acted, well scripted shows.

Don't see it if If you have problems with talk about child sexual abuse.

Also The show, about two old friends who haven't seen each other in two yea... Read more Read less

84
During previews
Great acting, Intense

See it if You like thought provoking intense theatre about sensitive subjects.

Don't see it if If you have a hard time with intense shows about intense subject matters.

90
For a previous production
Pop Punk High
Greenwich V
Clever, Fluffy, Delightful

See it if You grew up in the Emo days and have nostalgia for it. Or watched enough of the movies of the time.

Don't see it if Don't like fun.

Also This show is campy at it's best. ... Read more Read less

95
Absorbing, Clever, Must see

See it if You like immersive theatre, musicals, and want to see how the two ideas can merge.

Don't see it if you don't life gore, are attached to proscenium theatre, or don't like pie.

90
During previews
Hundred Days
East Village
Beautiful, Riveting, Delightful

See it if You like beautiful music, beautiful story telling, and beautiful story.

Don't see it if You don't like concert style singing

Also I didn't know anything about this show walking in, and I"m glad I didn... Read more Read less

90
Uncommon Sense
East Village
Refreshing, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You want to know more about the autism spectrum. Or want to see a beautiful piece of art.

Don't see it if If you don't have any desire to know what it's like to be nero-atypical or see through someone else's brain.

Also What I loved about this show is that it looks at autism outside of the... Read more Read less

91
Clever, Entertaining, Fun

See it if You like well acted Shakespeare with a modern framing device

Don't see it if only like traditional Shakes. Or don't like Shakes at all.

98
Engaging, Great acting, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if Have ever wanted to see two power house actress tackle difficult roles with grace.

Don't see it if You are looking for something funny.

80
Clever, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if You like the glitz and glamour and heart.

Don't see it if You don't have a heart.

94
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You like shows that are full of physical comedy that is pee yourself funny

Don't see it if You are looking for a drama.

Also This show is hilarious! I've seen it twice now I love it so much!... Read more Read less

56
The White Dress
Soho/Tribeca
Slow, Disappointing

See it if You want to support queer story telling and don't mind shows that are prob not ready for an audience yet

Don't see it if You have heat problems (no AC), or need to understand what you see.

Also The show was lost in lots of places in what it was trying to do. Every... Read more Read less

74
Girl of Glass
Midtown W
Enchanting, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if want to support a female heavy theatre company, or like plays that live in the world of theatrical realism, not naturalism.

Don't see it if Like fully polished shows. This one still needs some editing, though it's in very good shape.

Also The seed of the idea, about the way we store and value memories, is go... Read more Read less

88
Wickedest Woman
Upper W Side
Must see, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you like to learn about unknown parts of history - esp as far as women's rights are concerned.

Don't see it if You need a purely liner story, or hate the characters talking directly to the audience.

Also This was an interesting piece of history I didn't know about and thoug... Read more Read less

91
Sweet, Delightful, Enchanting

See it if You like sweet shows about unlikely friendships.

Don't see it if You like shows with actions

Also This is a very sweet show about two unlikely friends. As it unfolds, y... Read more Read less

91
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Must see, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if Great acting in a strong script that asks deep questions about the nature of relationships.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and fluffy.

91
Great acting, Must see

See it if You like to experience theater with heart, or you like to see the work of characters becoming characters in front of you.

Don't see it if You don't like fairy tales or aren't interested in theatrical magic.

91
Great acting, Great writing, Masterful

See it if You want to see a masterful play handled by a masterful actor.

Don't see it if You don't like one man shows.

Also The combination of Will Eno's words and Micheal C Hall's ability to be... Read more Read less

65
During previews
Nostalgic, Entertaining

See it if You were a fan of the movie.

Don't see it if You didn't watch the movie or don't know who Dove Cameron is.

Also The musical tries to re-create the beloved 90s movie with almost shot ... Read more Read less

91
Clever, Thought-provoking, Must see

See it if You love King Lear. Or you want to see how timely King Lear can be.

Don't see it if You want traditional Shakespeare that doesn't ask tough questions.

93
Relevant, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You like new and original theatre that is timely, important, and well done.

Don't see it if You want traditional theatre, or theatre that isn't interested in making you think.

83
The Stone Witch
Midtown W
Absorbing

See it if You like contemplation on art, or what it means to be a mentor or What it means to work with a hero. Really, just go see it

Don't see it if don't like plays about children's writers.

70
Great acting

See it if You like seeing well acted new work with potential.

Don't see it if You want a script that is fully finished and tells a full, genuine story.

Also This was an interesting show because it was very well acted and direct... Read more Read less

81
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense

See it if You love Albee. You love drama that punches you in the (metaphoric) face.

Don't see it if You don't want intense themes and plays

Also Honestly, the second act, or Zoo Story, makes this a must see for me. ... Read more Read less

94
During previews
Great acting, Must see, Masterful

See it if you are interested in good story telling, acting, writing, staging, and directing.

Don't see it if you don't like good, engaging theatre or if you are look for something light and fluffy.

75
Great singing, Great acting, Slow

See it if You like slice of life shows with intense moments.

Don't see it if You like character arcs.

Also First off, this is a play with songs, not a musical. Overall, the acti... Read more Read less

89
Who's Holiday!
Midtown W
Delightful, Raunchy, Funny

See it if You like adult comedy versions of Dr Seuss.

Don't see it if You have a problem with adult content.

Also This one woman show starts off as a comedy and ends up more touching t... Read more Read less

69
Peter Pan
Midtown W
Confusing

See it if You like experimental theatre versions of classic scripts

Don't see it if You need clarity. Or have strong attachments to the children's version of Peter Pan.

Also First, let me say, I LOVE Bedlam. I've been keeping up with them since... Read more Read less

60
Predictable, Slow

See it if Want to listen to a treatise on poetry

Don't see it if You care about predictably - the plot is obvious from the start.

66
Golden Boy
Brooklyn
Disappointing, Slow, Great writing

See it if You want to support a great cause

Don't see it if Have an attachment to the script and the characters.

Also First off, I want to say I'm really attached to this script, it's my f... Read more Read less

90
Resonant, Thought-provoking, Intense

See it if You like thought provoking drama with a little bit of humor.

Don't see it if If you want all the questions answered.

85
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Cliched, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You like Sarah Bareilles music, or the movie, or pie

Don't see it if You have strong feelings about the ethics of relationships.

97
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Great singing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if you can. Srsly, everyone should see it.

Don't see it if You think history plays need to be "historically correct"

Also This show lives up to it's hype! I've seen it twice and I loved it bot... Read more Read less

91
Then She Fell
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if You like immersive theatre, especially if you like more of a guided experience.

Don't see it if You are looking for a cohesive story, or have to stay with the people you came with.

Also I know I'm in the minority, but I think this show is MUCH better than ... Read more Read less