Ruth M 7088

New York City | 50-64 | Female

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Reviews (24)
80
West Side Story
Midtown W
Relevant, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You are a West Side Story fan of all formats--music, play, movie. You are open to all new interpretations. Want to see a young diverse cast.

Don't see it if You do not like a mix of live theater and video. You expect Jerome Robbins classic choreography.

95
Great staging, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You love the story and enjoyed the previous stagings and the movie. You like shows in a small intimate setting.

Don't see it if You want a big flashy stage and theater. If you didn't like the original staging.

86
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You like traditional song and dance musicals. You are a fan of Kelli Ohara. You want to see solidly good choreography.

Don't see it if You want a modern musical with moves you have never seen before. You do not like Shakespeare. It is based on Taming of the Shrew

98
Clever, Refreshing, Must see, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you love the Temptations and the Motown sound. you love great dancing to a jukebox full of classic hits

Don't see it if You don't like jukebox musicals, don't like the Temptations or classic R&B music. Want a traditional Broadway musical

90
Must see, Refreshing, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You love the original songs from Oklahoma! and want to see the story in a different light. Love a small venue and open to change.

Don't see it if You want to see the original Oklahoma! production. You are close minded and want the traditional concept from the past.

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Intelligent

See it if You like dramas with songs, enjoy acappela chorus singing. You are interested in a coming of age story with a all male cast.

Don't see it if Homosexual content offends you. If you want to see a musical and not a play with songs. If you are not interested in a coming of age plot.

98
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Masterful, Must see

See it if You loved the book and film and want to see an excellent ensemble cast.

Don't see it if You didn't like the book and get offended when hearing the "N" word

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

See it if You are a fan if Rogers and Hammerstein and love traditional broadway musicals. You love song and wonderful dance sequences

Don't see it if You don’t like showstopping song and dance numbers. You are not a fan of traditional musicals.

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if like traditional song and dance musicals. if you are a Bette Midler/Bernadette Peters fan.

Don't see it if You are looking for a new cutting edge musical and story. like contemporary theater. don't like Bette and/or Bernadette

96
Clever, Entertaining, Enchanting, Great singing

See it if You enjoy interactive theater and like shows that are sung through. Love great singing and unusual staging.

Don't see it if You want spoken dialogue, want a traditional theater experience.

100
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Intense, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if You want to see a strong African American family's story and Denzel Washington in person.

Don't see it if You do not want a serious piece of drama very well acted

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging, Great writing

See it if You love history, rap, and fantastic choreography. It is sung through and totally lives up to the hype

Don't see it if You can't tolerate quick clever lyrics and don't believe it is as great as it is

93
Refreshing, Must see, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You love Tina Turner's songs and her rags to riches story. If you are a fan of juke-box musicals. If you want to see a power house performer

Don't see it if You want a deep back ground of her life. If you don't like her songs and singing style.

90
Clever, Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You are a fan of Bob Dylan's music. You enjoy juke-box musicals.

Don't see it if You want a lot of action, and if you don't like Dylan's lyrics. Also if you expect the songs to carry the story.

90
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You loved the movie. You like comedy and are open minded. Are a fan of Santino. He was fantastic.

Don't see it if You don't like musicals adapted from films and didn't like Tootsie. Don't like cross dressing characters.

90
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You are a Carol King fan and love her songs. Like true stories about a real people. Like music from the 60's and 70's.

Don't see it if You do not like Carol King and are not interested in her life story or her songs.

95
Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You want a completely original theatrical experience. Like jazz concerts. Want to see the perfect use of a revolving stage.

Don't see it if You want a traditional musical with elaborate costumes and huge flashy dance sequences.

88
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Intelligent, Intense, Ambitious, Great staging

See it if You are a fan of Bryan Cranston and the film. You enjoy immersive theater and newsroom stories.

Don't see it if You didn't like the film and don't like Cranston. He dominates the show and is the best thing about it.

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense

See it if You enjoy strong dialogue, are a Denzel Washington fan, like male driven dramas.

Don't see it if You are looking for something light and fluffy, want to see strong female leads, not a fan of Eugene Oneill's work

99
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Great writing

See it if You love a true story made into a musical. Enjoy a small cast with multiple roles.

Don't see it if You are expecting a traditional musical with huge dance sequences.

95
Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Profound

See it if You like immersive theater and Island rhythms. Sung through.

Don't see it if You like traditional theater and dialogue

90
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great writing, Refreshing

See it if Love Salsa and want a view into a Washington Heights colorful neighborhood. Fantastic music and dancing. Lin Manuel Miranda's Broadway debut

Don't see it if You don't like musicals and salsa

100
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You want to be totally absorbed and entertained by a beautiful story performed by a fantastic and talented cast. Social media savvy.

Don't see it if You want a huge ensemble with lots of dancing and are not a fan of the super talented Ben Platt

100
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Masterful, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if You are a fan of Bob Fosse

Don't see it if You do not like Bob Fosse's style