Renee S 7255

New York City | 35-49 | Female
About:  I love theater and try to see as much as possible since I am so lucky to live in NYC! I love all types of musicals and feel like picking a favorite is like picking my favorite child. Hedwig and the Angry Inch has a special place in my heart. I would be happy listening to nothing but broadway cast... Read more Read less
Reviews (37)
90
During previews
Intelligent, Profound, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Delightful

See it if You enjoy plays with interesting characters and current topics. Loved the set design too.

Don't see it if You are closed minded about issues and/or you are looking for a big musical

80
Clever, Edgy, Great acting, Quirky, Resonant

See it if You enjoy great acting and interesting storylines. You want to see an interesting off broadway production with a strong cast.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by language or words discussing female body parts. You want a traditional story.

94
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy a well written and thought-provoking show. The acting is incredible and the story is relevant to a person at any age.

Don't see it if You are looking for a musical or don't want to think while you see a show.

71
During previews
Entertaining

See it if You enjoy theater and want to see a show with good energy and talented actors.

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

84
For a previous production
Great staging, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you want to see something silly and light and just laugh a lot. You enjoy slapstick and physical comedy.

Don't see it if you are looking for something serious or if you don't like "everything that can go wrong will go wrong" comedy.

Also This is very silly and fun and still very clever. I imagine it is very... Read more Read less

89
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to hear about a man's personal journey and enjoy humor to go along with the story. Are openminded to the idea that drugs help.

Don't see it if You are upset by the idea of using mushrooms to heal a psychological issue. Or if you have no sense of humor

79
During previews
Funny, Clever, Great staging, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy seeing unusual theater productions with creative storylines. You are open to the idea that women could one day be extinct.

Don't see it if You need a traditional storyline and a big production.

82
During previews
Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy shows about women, friendships, are a baby boomer or can relate to the issues women deal with when getting older.

Don't see it if You are looking for a big productions or if you have a hard time with deep emotional storylines.

91
Clever, Entertaining, Refreshing, Funny, Delightful

See it if You want to see something funny and a little different. Want to learn a bit about Japanese culture and laugh and be entertained.

Don't see it if You want a serious story or a big production with music

86
During previews
Clever, Funny, Quirky, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like John Leguizamo and enjoy a performance from him. You want to be educated a bit about Latin History.

Don't see it if You don't know much about hispanic culture because he has a lot of references to things you may not understand. You don't care for John.

86
During previews
Absorbing, Funny, Great writing, Resonant

See it if You enjoy a play with characters who are well developed and likeable. You are looking for a good story with lots of emotion but also humor.

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

81
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if you love musicals and want a taste of many different shows in one afternoon. You love the songs featured and want to see them on stage.

Don't see it if You are looking for a complex storyline or something very emotional. You don't enjoy musicals. You are looking for a huge production.

95
Absorbing, Enchanting, Funny, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if you want to be uplifted when you leave a show. You want something with characters you fall in love with. You are able to get tickets!

Don't see it if You will be too upset by the 9/11 theme.

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Masterful, Riveting, Must see

See it if You like small venues and want to feel like you are almost part of the action. You want to see something unique.

Don't see it if you will not like the gore of the story. You don't want action close to you. You only like traditional broadway musicals in a theater.

79
Confusing, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Absorbing

See it if You can follow the story. Like musicals and can want a complicated but interesting plot.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy musicals. You don't want to think very much. You are looking for something light and short.

100
Absorbing, Great acting, Must see, Masterful, Profound

See it if you want an amazing experience with a deep storyline.

Don't see it if you can't handle being moved by a story.

78
Delightful, Funny, Romantic, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if you want a fun experience and like the story of the movie.

Don't see it if you are looking for something serious and deep.

94
Delightful, Funny, Must see, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if You want a fantastic traditional broadway musical.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy musicals

100
Must see, Great singing, Absorbing, Great staging, Profound

See it if You want to experience an amazing show.

Don't see it if you can't get tickets :(

100
Absorbing, Must see, Great acting

See it if You want to make sure to see the Tony nominated plays this season. Great acting, writing, and it doesn't feel like it is a 3 hour play.

Don't see it if You don't appreciate great theatre. Can't sit still for a 3 hour play.

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great acting, Relevant

See it if You enjoy great dialogue and well developed characters

Don't see it if you are looking for a musical or don't want to absorb yourself in a great story

88
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy different types of theater experiences and can be open to the idea of rap combined with science.

Don't see it if You are looking for a typical story in a show or you want something without depth.

90
During previews
Absorbing, Profound, Thought-provoking, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to see a show with great acting and an important story. You enjoy dramas with enough humor to laugh a bit.

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

77
Confusing, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if You want an experience in a small venue and can appreciate two wonderful female leads. This definitely more than passes the Bechdel test.

Don't see it if You want a simple storyline. Are not able to use your imagination to figure out what is not explained.

90
During previews
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great writing, Intense, Profound

See it if You want to feel like you are talking to a friend and getting to know her real life experiences.

Don't see it if You are looking for a traditional play with multiple characters and music.

Also I saw this in previews and absolutely loved this show. I am surprised ... Read more Read less

82
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you enjoy musicals. You can appreciate a bit of Jewish mother humor. You want to see something in a small intimate venue.

Don't see it if you need a big production with fancy lighting an intricate set. You can't just enjoy a nice funny entertaining musical without the fluff.

Also To say more about the show gives too much away but it really is a grea... Read more Read less

89
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Ambitious, Quirky

See it if You can lose yourself in a bit of fantasy and want to laugh and enjoy the silliness of the story. Everyone was so fun and enjoyable.

Don't see it if You want a serious story or a big production. You will be missing out on something unique and fun.

80
Absorbing, Edgy, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if You are interested in how 80s business was done. You want to see a play with great staging and a great set.

Don't see it if You want something very funny and uplifting. Or if you want something like and fluffy.

83
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Edgy, Intense

See it if You want to be blown away by acting. Allison Fraser was amazing in this performance.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy a dark storyline or if you are looking for an uplifting experience.

75
Clever, Entertaining, Quirky, Resonant, Intelligent

See it if you are open to small productions and quirky material. You love theater and can appreciate different levels of shows.

Don't see it if You are looking for something very serious and upscale. You are looking for a big production and something simple.

72
Edgy, Great staging, Intense, Profound, Slow

See it if you are looking for a heavy theme and something dramatic with great acting. You can handle death in a play

Don't see it if you are triggered by family dysfunction. You will be upset by the medical problems of the characters in the show.

92
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see

See it if you haven't ever seen Chicago because it is a classic. You like the music. You are looking for something fun to see.

Don't see it if You don't like musicals. You will be upset by the idea that the main characters are murderers. You are looking for something for children.

81
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy, Great acting

See it if you love Carole King. You love musicals and want to hear music from your childhood.

Don't see it if You don't like Carole King music or other music from that time. You want something very serious.

85
Clever, Funny, Hilarious, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if you want to laugh. You are okay with satire and knowing that there are many lines crossed but everyone is equally made fun of.

Don't see it if You are very politically correct and are easily offended. You have small children with you. It is puppets but this is NOT sesame street.

100
Clever, Enchanting, Great singing, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if you haven't seen it. Love a big production and want a guaranteed great show.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals. Young children may be scared of parts of the show.

100
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if You love musicals. You were ever in high school, middle school or ever felt different.

Don't see it if you can't relate to someone feeling lost or different.

84
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Refreshing, Romantic

See it if You want an uplifting experience and a sweet show.

Don't see it if You don't like musicals or prefer something very serious.