Rose 6307

Wallkill | 25-34 | Female
About:  Dogsitter, Graphic Designer, and Cosplayer who loves seeing shows. The Lion King and Groundhog Day changed my life
Reviews (75)
90
Clever, Great singing, Refreshing, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you love camp, original musicals, for the actors, unique costuming, or shows with a lot of heart

Don't see it if you want something more serious, puns, sensitive to bright and flashing lights and lasers, or themes/lyrics based on pop culture

Also Saw this Jan 25 evening performance. It is 2hrs and 20 mins with one i... Read more Read less

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if you enjoy 19th century comedies, historical plays, great staging, acting and costuming, and want a fun night out

Don't see it if you are looking for something more modern/contemporary, less campy, want something more serious

Also Saw this Jan 22 matinee. It is 2hrs and 20 mins with one intermission... Read more Read less

90
Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if you love history, period pieces, female led shows, friendships, or biographical shows

Don't see it if you want a bigger cast, flashier shows, less serious shows, or don't like dialogue heavy shows

Also Saw it Dec 8. It is 90 mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

90
Enchanting, Riveting, Great acting, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you love the Christmas Carols, carolling, unique staging, great lighting, and costuming or love holiday plays

Don't see it if you're a Dickens purist, want a complex set, or don't like music with plays

Also Saw the matinee on Dec 7. It is 2 hours and 15 minutes... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Relevant, Intense, Profound, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you love Alanis Morissette and her music, like any of the actors, incredible choreography work, and/or works featuring LGBTQ+ themes

Don't see it if topics on rape and drug addiction bother you, want original music, or want a more light-hearted show

Also I saw this Nov 9 Matinee. It is ~2.5 hours with 1 intermission... Read more Read less

80
Clever, Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you love improv, comedy, surprise guests, or want a fun night out

Don't see it if rap/hip-hop isn't your thing, want a traditional play or musical, or a show with a plot

Also Saw this on Oct 8 7PM show. Special Guest was Wayne Brady. Runs ~80 mi... Read more Read less

75
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Insightful, Relevant, Great acting, Great staging, Intense

See it if you're curious about late 1960s US history, for Bryce Pinkham, Brian Cox, Mark Kudisch, and Grantham Coleman, or political dramas

Don't see it if simulated violence, racism, and racial slurs bother you, are easily distracted, or don't like lengthy shows

Also I saw the matinee on Oct 5. It is 2 hrs and 45 mins with 1 intermissio... Read more Read less

65
During previews
Boring, Insipid, Cheap, Quirky, Disappointing

See it if you love the movie, for Jalynn Steele, Ryan Knowles, and Jorrel Javier alone, or looking for a mostly kid friendly show

Don't see it if this isn't your thing, want a show with better production value, or want good choreographed fight scenes

Also Saw this Sep 23 It is 2 hours with one intermission... Read more Read less

90
Must see, Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you love this musical, want to hear a musical in different language, and interested in Jewish stories

Don't see it if you have trouble reading subtitles or don't like minimal staging

Also I saw this Sep 21 matinee. It's 2 hours and 45 minutes with one interm... Read more Read less

80
Rock of Ages
Midtown W
Campy, Quirky, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you like covers of 80s songs, upbeat shows, or meta humour

Don't see it if camp musicals isn't your thing, don't like predictable rom coms, jukebox type musicals, or you want something more serious

Also I saw this show on Aug 26 2019. It is 2hrs and 15 minutes with one int... Read more Read less

85
In the Green
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Great singing, Quirky, Exquisite, Ambitious

See it if you love original musicals, symbolism, and/or early Medieval history and music

Don't see it if abstract/bizarre/avant-garde musicals aren't your thing, talks of women's issues, sight of blood, or if you like grander sets

Also - What a stellar and unique musical that combines lyrics of Hildegard ... Read more Read less

85
Road Show
Midtown W
Ambitious, Hilarious, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if for Raúl Esparza, Brandon Uranowitz, and Jin Ha alone , creative staging, or you like Sondheim shows

Don't see it if you want a completely staged, ready for Broadway show and actors not reading from scripts

Also Saw the matinee and evening shows on July 27. It was 100 minutes with ... Read more Read less

85
Octet
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great singing, Quirky, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you like original musicals, anything Dave Malloy puts out, diverse casts, or like any of the actors

Don't see it if you don't like a cappella, want something more conventional/traditional, talks of addiction make you uncomfortable or a show with a story ar

Also I saw this on June 1st, the evening show. It is 90 minutes long with n... Read more Read less

75
Benny & Joon
Millburn
Mixed bag, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like the film or any of the actors in it. See it for Bryce Pinkham alone

Don't see it if talks or scenes of mental illness makes you uncomfortable, want memorable music, or are not a fan of the movie to musical trend

Also Saw this May 1 (evening). It was 2hr 30min with one intermission... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Delightful, Quirky, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you love the film, any of the actors (esp Alex Brightman), incredible sets, or looking for something fun to do

Don't see it if if you are a Beetlejuice purist, crude/dark/campy humour isn't your thing or are uncomfortable about topics about death

Also I saw this on Apr 1st. It is 2 hours and 30 min with one intermission... Read more Read less

90
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Intense, Great acting, Epic, Absorbing

See it if for Bryan Cranston alone. Incredible acting, scripts, and staging and awesome audience participation

Don't see it if you can't handle bright lights, talks of violence and suicide, simulated sex, or don't like super intense plays

Also Saw this show Mar 31 - matinee. It's 2 hours with no intermission... Read more Read less

90
Great choreography, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you love any of the actors, old time classic musicals, great dancing, singing, costuming and staging

Don't see it if if you don't like predictable endings

Also Saw this show Mar 29. It's 2 hour and 30 mins with 1 intermission... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Superhero
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great singing, Great staging, Resonant, Quirky

See it if you like great staging, great acting, great use of graphics, any of the actors in this show, wonderful music, or original productions

Don't see it if you're expecting a straight, fast-paced superhero story. This isn't Marvel/DC. Also if you don't like very heavy themes on death and trauma.

Also Saw this show Feb 3. It's 2 hours and 15 mins with one intermission... Read more Read less

95
Absorbing, Great singing, Great acting, Profound, Relevant

See it if you like Tarell Alvin McCraney's writings (Moonlight), great acting esp J. Quinton Johnson, Chuck Cooper, and Jeremy Pope and great music

Don't see it if don't like LGBT+ themes, don't like LGBT or racial slurs, or nudity

Also - Saw this Jan 12, 2019 and it's around 100 minutes with no intermissi... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Relevant, Entertaining, Great acting, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if you're a Raúl Esparza fan, you like any of the actors listed, or like minimal set, prop, and costume design (this is John Doyle after all)

Don't see it if you want a less complicated story, you don't like actors playing multiple characters, or don't like history, politics, or Nazi imagery

Also Saw this on Oct 30 and 31st. It is 2 hours with a 10 minute intermissi... Read more Read less

95
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Great direction, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if Paddy Considine alone, wonderful kid actors, strong and powerful stories, and Irish history

Don't see it if you don't like long plays, talks and acts of violence, children cursing or drinking, or if you have trouble understanding accents

Also Saw this on Oct 26, 2018. This is a 3 act play that is 3 hours 15 min ... Read more Read less

95
For a previous production
Must see, Masterful, Great acting, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if you like plays that don't take themselves seriously with silly plots and enjoy slapstick humour

Don't see it if don't like having fun, don't like British comedies, hate plays within a play, or want something more serious

Also Saw this on Oct 6. It is ~2 hrs and has one intermission... Read more Read less

85
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Hilarious, Great acting, Intense, Entertaining

See it if you like fast paced shows (esp about sports), great acting, and dark comedies

Don't see it if you can't understand English accents that aren't RP or London, you want something more serious, or don't like British humour

Also Saw this in previews on October 5. It's 2 hours and 15 mins with one i... Read more Read less

85
Popcorn Falls
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Quirky, Great acting

See it if you love comedies and actors who can do multiple voices

Don't see it if you don't like small casts (this literally has 2 people in it), silly comedies, or small stages

Also Saw this on Sep 29. It's 90 minutes with no intermission... Read more Read less

95
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if you like Shakespeare (or if you don't!), for Nikki M. James, you like diverse casting, and refreshing twists on Shakespeare plays

Don't see it if Don't like music in your Shakespearean plays, you don't want a fun time, are a Shakespeare purist, or non-traditional casting

Also Saw the Aug 8 performance. It's 90 mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Dracula (CSC)
East Village
Imaginative, Thought-provoking, Quirky, Intense, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy Kate Hamill's works, great costuming and sound design, and Matthew Amendt as Dracula

Don't see it if you don't like reimaginings of old classics, feminist takes on stories, genderbent characters, or grander sets

Also Saw this Jan 23. It is 2hrs and 15 mins with one intermission... Read more Read less

75
Quirky, Insane, Dizzying, Intense

See it if you want to see a play that touches on talks of sexuality, friendships, and contradictions

Don't see it if blood, drugs,seances, villain worship, animal death (simulated), herbal cigarettes, and violence bother you or if sensitive to strobe lights

Also Saw the night show on Dec 9. It is 90 mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

95
Must see, Great singing, Great staging, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you love the movie, incredible set design, fantastic puppet work, and dark comedies.

Don't see it if you don't like campy theatre, drug use, domestic violence or slight gore or blood

Also Saw the night show on Dec 7. It is 2 hours with one intermission... Read more Read less

80
Minimalistic, Entertaining, Intelligent, Intense, Great acting

See it if any of the actors, Shakespeare, or John Doyle

Don't see it if you don't like actors playing multiple characters, bare sets, minimal costuming, or a Shakespeare purist

Also Saw this Dec 6 and it was 100 minutes with no intermission... Read more Read less

90
The Wrong Man
Midtown W
Great choreography, Great staging, Great singing, Intelligent, Profound

See it if See it if for the incredible singing, music, and choreography

Don't see it if talks of social injustices and prison reform bother you, don't like simulated acts of violence, or don't like minimal staging/props

Also I saw this Nov 6 Matinee. It is 90 minutes with no intermission... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Seared
Midtown W
Intense, Great staging, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you love any of the actors, incredible set design, and great writing that's fast paced!

Don't see it if foodie themed plays aren't your thing, like larger production, or a bigger cast

Also Saw this Oct 5&6. It's 2hrs and 15 min w/ one intermission... Read more Read less

100
During previews
Great singing, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Delightful, Ambitious

See it if you love David Byrne and/or Talking Heads, fun concerts, want a great night out, interesting and costume designs, and great instrumentals

Don't see it if if you have sensitivities to strobe light esp if you are prone to seizures, concerts aren't your thing, or don't like politics in your show

Also Saw this first night of previews - Oct 4. It is 100 minutes with no in... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Must see, Intelligent, Resonant, Great singing

See it if you enjoy happy/uplifting show, for Jenn Colella, love incredible accent work, or love musicals based on a true story

Don't see it if topics of 9/11 bother you, prefer flashier shows, don't like actors playing multiple characters, simple sets, or folksy music

Also Saw this Sep 21, the evening performance. It is 95 mins with no interm... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Edgy, Great staging, Great singing, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if you love campy musicals, musicals based on films, spins on Shakespearean works, and black comedies

Don't see it if you only like straight Shakespearean plays, don't like cursing, or gore

Also Saw this Sep 20 and it's 2 hours and 15 minutes with one intermission... Read more Read less

85
Intelligent, Entertaining, Funny, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if you like history, personal/compelling stories, or debates

Don't see it if politics (esp left-leaning), gender issues, or talks of domestic/physical violence isn't your thing

Also Saw it on Aug 3 matinee. It is 100mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

85
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Quirky, Great staging, Great singing

See it if for Santino Fontana's performance alone, incredible costuming and quick changes, and want to have a fun time in the theatre

Don't see it if you are not a fan of the film, don't like redemption stories involving jerk characters, want more serious theatre, or memorable songs

Also Saw it on July 28. It is 2 hrs and 30min with 1 intermission... Read more Read less

65
Slow, Intense, Great acting, Boring, Disappointing

See it if you like Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon, realism in productions, and simple sets

Don't see it if you don't like full nudity, simulated sex, or want a show full of action

Also I saw this play Jun 4. It's 100minutes with 1 intermission.... Read more Read less

70
The Cradle Will Rock
East Village
Quirky, Thought-provoking, Confusing

See it if the actors, historical works on labour and unions, or have never seen the show

Don't see it if you want a straight forward story, want musicals with an orchestra or don't like anti-capitalist stories

Also Saw this May 2. It was 90 mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

95
Must see, Enchanting, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you love different takes on Ancient Greek myths/tales, phenomenal acting, singing, and costuming and spot on casting!

Don't see it if mixing of genres aren't your thing, a purist on ancient tales in regards to costuming, repetition or like happy endings.

Also Saw this May 1 (mat) It is 2 hr 30 min with one intermission. Sat fron... Read more Read less

90
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Funny, Great singing, Great staging, Quirky, Hilarious

See it if you want to have a fun night out, memorable songs, great voice acting, and love laugh-a-minute shows

Don't see it if you don't like puppets, naughty/off-colour humour, think this is a kid show (it's not!)

Also I saw this on March 31st - evening performance. It is 2 hours and 15 m... Read more Read less

85
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Ambitious, Enchanting, Great staging, Exquisite, Clever

See it if you like Duncan Sheik scores, a unique spin on Alice in Wonderland, for Grace McLean, Wesley Taylor, Andrew Kober, and Kim Blanck, and great

Don't see it if you're expecting a pure Alice in Wonderland tale, don't like stories dealing with war or don't like non-linear plots

Also Saw this show Mar 30 - evening performance. It's 90 mins with no inter... Read more Read less

80
Entertaining, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Quirky, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy Sondheim or shows dealing with time

Don't see it if if you don't like simple sets, time reversals, older actors playing young adults/teens, or are a purist

Also Saw this show Mar 28. It's 1 hour and 45 mins with no intermission... Read more Read less

95
Great singing, Quirky, Refreshing, Hilarious, Delightful

See it if you want to have a great time, love shows with a lot of heart, you like intimate settings, catchy songs and clever plots

Don't see it if you don't like shows that are campy, small theatres, simple sets, or actors playing multiple characters

Also Saw this show Feb 3. It's 90 min with no intermission... Read more Read less

90
Masterful, Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you like Jeff Daniels, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Gideon Glick, Aaron Sorkin, the book, the movie, and great staging

Don't see it if you don't like any of the aforementioned, changes made to the book, adults playing Scout, Jem, or Dill, or very heavy themes

Also - Saw this Dec 3rd, 2018... Read more Read less

95
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Relevant

See it if for Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl. Talk about a masterclass in acting. Also if you like anything involving Harvey Fierstein

Don't see it if simulated gay sex bothers you, you don't like LGBTQ+ themes (esp set in the 70s and 80s), or intense family dramas

Also Saw this in previews on Oct 27, 2018. This is 2 hrs and 40 mins w/ one... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Cliched, Great singing, Fluffy, Quirky, Overrated

See it if you like any of the actors listed, incredible sets, and great singing

Don't see it if LGBTQ+ themes, reference humour, predictable storylines, or high school musicals aren't your thing

Also Saw this on Oct 25, 2018. It is around 2hrs 20 min with one 15 minute ... Read more Read less

80
Ambitious, Great staging, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if you like excellent staging, fantastic costuming, and want an interesting perspective about Sarah Bernhardt, or love Janet McTeer

Don't see it if want something more exciting or you don't like bio-plays with a message

Also Saw this Oct 6 (mat). This show is ~2 hours and 15 min with one interm... Read more Read less

75
Interesting, Slow, Thought-provoking, Cliched, Great staging

See it if you like any of the actors and great staging

Don't see it if you like action packed plays or don't like being told facts matter vs creative liberties over and over

Also Saw this in previews on October 1. It's roughly 90 minutes long with n... Read more Read less

90
Clever, Great choreography, Campy, Relevant, Hilarious

See it if you love 80s music or the Go-Go's , renaissance era works, great staging, lighting, and choreography, and if you want to have a good time

Don't see it if you don't like LGBT themes, mixing of genres/eras, or campy musicals

Also Saw this on Sep 16 and 29. It's 2.5 hours with one intermission... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Fun, Fluffy

See it if you are a fan of Andy Karl, Samantha Barks, Orfeh, and/or Eric Anderson, if you love the movie, love great outfits, or a Bryan Adams fan

Don't see it if don't like musicals based on movies, expecting this musical to be different from the film, or you like more serious musicals

Also Saw the Aug 7 8PM performance. It's a 2.5 hour show with a 15 min inte... Read more Read less