Sara M 6124

Brooklyn | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (59)
56
Disappointing, Fluffy, Overrated

See it if you think he may speak to dead relatives of yours.

Don't see it if you do not trust people who see dead people.

Also His back story is horrifying.

85
During previews
I Spy a Spy
Midtown W
Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy great singing. I am now a fan of Andrew Mayer. What a big voice for a little guy.

Don't see it if you hate musicals, and/or take- offs. The first act had too much over acting. The second act was far superior and included some great

Also dancing. It just might make it to Broadway.

74
Resonant, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you like musicals. The actors were great, well cast, especially Ben Diamond.

Don't see it if you expect a real BROADWAY musical. I found the lyrics lacking.

40
Disappointing, Dated, Confusing

See it if you like charming marionettes,a talented accordion player, narrator marionette had a shrill voice that was impossible to understand.

Don't see it if you want to be able to breath in the theater. The venue is a dank, musty basement.

Also An ingenios ploy is to use the puppeteer's legs to look like trees.

80
Catapult!
East Village
Great writing, Entertaining, Slow

See it if you like plays with a lot of speaking and little action.

Don't see it if you want things to move along swiftly.

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if you enjoy cleverly written and executed shows. It is fast paced. Four actors and a musician play many parts.

Don't see it if you have a poor imagination.

46
Ambitious, Cliched, Disappointing, Slow

See it if you think lawyers are gullible.

Don't see it if you know when someone is out to pull the wool over your eyes.

Also The seats are less comfortable than 21 years ago when I brought a 3 ye... Read more Read less

51
Fort Dicks
Midtown W
Ambitious, Cliched, Disappointing, Funny

See it if You have a relative performing onstage.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy amateurish acting. The title is misleading, as you may think it is about gays. It is about a prison experience.

Also The songs were well sung, the music was fine, but the score was way un... Read more Read less

92
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if You want to see a perfect old fashioned musical.

Don't see it if you want modernity.

69
During previews
My Parsifal Conductor
Upper W Side
Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy great acting despite the subject

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable watching blatant anti-semitism

82
Moving Bodies
East Village
Clever, Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if you like historical drama.

Don't see it if you find it difficult to follow a story where one actor plays various parts.

87
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Great acting

See it if Differently talented people

Don't see it if you are intolerant of disabilities.

82
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if you enjoy all musicals

Don't see it if you cannot empathize with holocaust survivors

80
Clever, Entertaining

See it if you like well written scripts. It must have been very risqué the first time around.

Don't see it if you do not like dramas.

Also The first act was a bit tedious but after the intermission sparks flew... Read more Read less

83
War Paint
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great singing, Masterful

See it if you love Patti or Christine. They both shine.

Don't see it if You hate musicals.

Also They actually never met, but the show was much better than expected. I... Read more Read less

91
For a previous production
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if You love to laugh

Don't see it if you are a stick in the mud

80
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Ambitious, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy Shakespeare. It was very well researched. The choreography was very well done. Actresses {all female cast] knew their lines wel

Don't see it if You hate Shakespeare or cannot watch a 2 and 1/2 hour show.

90
During previews
Absorbing, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in immigrant's stories

Don't see it if you do not like musicals

48
Disappointing, Not what i expected

See it if you have nothing better to do

Don't see it if you expect to see multiple characters singing real Elvis songs.

94
Grand Theft Musical
East Village
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful

See it if You like campy musicals

Don't see it if you rarely see broadway musicals and do not have a frame of reference for them

96
The Light Years
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting

See it if you like to learn some history while enjoying a musical

Don't see it if you only like big , splashy musicals

Also I loved the piano playing

75
Public Enemy
Midtown W
Great acting, Confusing, Entertaining

See it if You appreciate classics from the Masters

Don't see it if You are confused by color blind casting

93
The Vanity
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you like musicals, and parody

Don't see it if you cannot take a joke

Also It was so much more than I expected. The singing was beautiful,and the... Read more Read less

81
Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if you love musicals

Don't see it if you dislike latin music and dancing

100
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Confusing, Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Original

See it if you love musicals

Don't see it if you hate musicals

82
During previews
Resonant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you appreciate Shakespeare, updated and abridged.

Don't see it if you hate Shakespeare.

70
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Quirky

See it if You like small musicals with no decorations.

Don't see it if You are expecting a splashy musical. The second act is much more understandable and relatable.

Also The neighborhood of the theater is beautiful, with a park, and seeming... Read more Read less

50
Sincerely, Oscar
Midtown W
Excruciating, Clever

See it if you do not mind that your favorite Broadway Musical show tunes are sung in operatic fashion.

Don't see it if You can not stand a woman impersonating a soprano misses all of the high notes.

Also Clever use of holograms to depict Oscar actually writing his fabulous ... Read more Read less

90
Great staging, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you are old enough to remember the songs

Don't see it if you expect every song to be sung through to the end, or if you do not like the Supremes.

90
The Glen
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy intelligently written drama.

Don't see it if you need an elaborate set to understand what is happening.

87
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy well written and well directed scripts. The actors sang and moved around the stage uninhibitedly.

Don't see it if You do not like quirky plays.

85
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if you are sympathetic to families dealing with a child with different abilities.

Don't see it if You are prejudiced against special children.

86
The Winning Side
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you like historical shows, even enhanced with conjecture.

Don't see it if you cannot accept horrific facts of the nazi and space exploration era.

75
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you loved the TV show

Don't see it if You are prudish

80
During previews
Final Follies
West Village
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you like well written scripts, well acted and well staged plays.

Don't see it if I would not tell anyone to avoid these plays.

Also I was so well taken with Rachel Nicks. She is beautiful and delivered ... Read more Read less

69
During previews
Marlowe's Fate
Midtown W
Clever, Great acting, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if you want to find out who actually wrote all of Shakespeare's plays.

Don't see it if you can't stand Shakespeare.

78
Rocktopia
Midtown W
Entertaining

See it if you enjoy music. A wonderful orchestra was behind the rock singers. The Celtic violinist was exceptional.

Don't see it if you cannot stand rock concerts.

76
Or Current Resident
East Village
Entertaining, Absorbing, Interesting

See it if you like family dramas

Don't see it if you are impatient. The unfolding story is slow.

94
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you lived through 9/11

Don't see it if you are unemotional about extraordinary events. I cried through the entire show. It was so beautifully done.

85
Absorbing, Great staging, Resonant

See it if you are a New Yorker

Don't see it if you disliked Goodfellows

82
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting

See it if You loved "Out of Africa" and are interested in the author

Don't see it if You do not enjoy intelligent dialogue

95
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you adore Bette Midler and think that everything she does os perfect.

Don't see it if You do not care for Bette Midler. The show is silly but the colors of the costumes and the dancing is spectacular.

83
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you enjoy low key musicals without splash

Don't see it if you expect to see show stopping numbers

95
Terezin
Midtown W
Clever

See it if You enjoy great playwriting, great directing, great acting.

Don't see it if you do not like historical truths.

90
Your Name On My Lips
East Village
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if you like small theaters where you feel part of the action

Don't see it if you only like happy endings

80
Absorbing, Clever, Thought-provoking

See it if you like surreal, future drama

Don't see it if you only like reality

100
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if you enjoy a well written and well acted play

Don't see it if you are only interested in modern day comedy

100
Entertaining, Makes you glad you did shakespeare in school

See it if You love musicals.

Don't see it if You are hard of hearing. The lines are brilliant.

83
Himself and Nora
West Village
Entertaining, Great acting

See it if you like musicals

Don't see it if you do not tolerate raunchiness

100
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Great writing, Original, Raunchy

See it if you like brassy dames

Don't see it if you can't stand brassy dames