Robert 15

Staten Island | 65+ | Female
About:  I saw my first Broadway musical, The Most Happy Fella, in 1957. My second was My Fair Lady and I've been an addict ever since. (Rehab has not worked.) I was a secondary school social studies educator for 34 years and the Economic Education Specialist at the Federal Reserve bank of NY for over ten ye... Read more Read less
Reviews (11)
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Clever

See it if You are impressed with a musical that could run over 15 years.

Don't see it if You are not impressed with great music and staging.

During previews
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Exquisite, Funny, Enchanting

See it if Fun Home enthusiasts. FinnFans. Open-minded humans. Lovers of great opening numbers.

Don't see it if You have a holier-then-thou attitude about your heterosexuality.

Enchanting, Exquisite, Masterful, Must see, Profound

See it if You want to experience one of the majestic musicals of the Golden Age of Broadway musicals.

Don't see it if There is really no reason why anyone reading this should not see this masterpiece

Epic, Intelligent, Masterful, Profound, Relevant

See it if You have a sense of where musical theater is heading and you appreciate great music, staging, lyrics and acting

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with a story about gay and lesbian human beings.

Hilarious, Great staging, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if You loved the music of ALW. You loved the movie.

Don't see it if You disliked the movie. You feel that ALW's music is derivative.

Delightful, Great staging, Romantic, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if The score is the most important part of your Broadway show experience. Brilliant choreography moves you.

Don't see it if You did not enjoy the movie. You feel that the Gershwin oeuvre is so twentieth century.

Dizzying, Ambitious, Enchanting, Absorbing, Exquisite

See it if You like musicals dealing with 21st century issues. You have a heart and you breathe.

Don't see it if You did not like Next To Normal.

Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Intelligent, Delightful

See it if You are entranced by the score and story.

Don't see it if You are going to compare it to "HAMILTON!" (You will walk out with an appreciation of what very talented professionals can accomplish.)

Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Entertaining, Ambitious, Clever, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You love great music, dancing, acting and staging ("A Musical" is one of the best songs ever written for a show and brings the house down!)

Don't see it if You do not really enjoy musical theater.

Enchanting, Great writing, Entertaining, Delightful, Intelligent

See it if You love vanilla ice cream! You appreciate a great score.

Don't see it if You think Barbara Cook is the only actress who can sing "Dear Friend" and "Vanilla Ice Cream."

Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Dizzying, Exquisite, Great writing, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if You are thrilled to experience genius in book, music and lyrics.

Don't see it if You hate hip hop and rap.