ScottMac

New York City | 50-64 | Male
About:  Former dancer gone corporate who is now a happy patron of the arts!
Reviews (26)
90
Nutcracker Rouge
Brooklyn
Sexy, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You’re not looking for your parents’ Nutcracker! A nice nod to the original material with plenty of contemporary music and choreography.

Don't see it if You don’t like seeing topless performers, jock straps and g-strings (or homosexual content).

84
During previews
Fluffy, Energetic, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy colorful, quirky and high energy shows with a nightclub score and young cast

Don't see it if You prefer substance over style (come to the show for a good time, not a good plot)

Also Show also had some sound issues (hard to understand the actors at time... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Clever, Great writing, Entertaining, Profound, Great staging

See it if You enjoy relationship dramas with classic Sondheim songs reimagined with a tight 6-person ensemble.

Don't see it if You are put off by reverse timelines in the plot or prefer large shows.

84
Clever, Entertaining, Great writing, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if You enjoy quirky, quick-witted and humorous one-man shows in a stream of consciousness format.

Don't see it if You prefer standard structured stories.

82
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing, Great choreography

See it if You enjoy shows that focus on style over substance. The structure of the show is more of concert than musical with back-to-back songs.

Don't see it if You prefer traditional, plot-driven musicals.

87
Entertaining, Quirky, Naughty, Fun

See it if You enjoy sexy, gay themed dance concerts (from ballet to pole dancing and everything in between!) that tell a story.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy seeing men dance in g-strings, heels and rhinestones.

95
Absorbing, Great writing, Funny, Great acting, Enchanting

See it if You enjoy warm and witty shows. Great script performed by a wonderful cast all accompanied by a beautiful lyrical score!

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy warm, heartfelt shows.

96
Great acting, Masterful, Must see, Relevant, Great writing

See it if You want to see a brilliant production of a brilliant set of plays. Though set in the 80s, the challenges and themes still ring true today

Don't see it if You are not a fan of long dramas that challenge you emotionally.

78
Entertaining, Intelligent, Romantic, Thought-provoking

See it if You like well written (though a bit dated) stories addressing the challenges of the deaf acclimating to the world of the hearing.

Don't see it if Heavy dramas

87
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Intelligent

See it if Like smart and timely comedy, great voices and tight harmonies

Don't see it if Gay humor or bawdiness

92
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Great writing, Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great staging

See it if You agree that sometimes "less is more." This show focuses on brilliant Fosse choreography, Kander & Ebb score and the performances.

Don't see it if You're not a song & Dance fan.

95
Delightful, Enchanting, Hilarious, Must see, Great acting

See it if You're in the mood for a classic! The whole cast is perfect, with Bette leading the charge. Plus, the choreo honors the original.

Don't see it if You don't like "old fashioned" musicals.

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if You like powerful acting and vocal performances to a contemporary score.

Don't see it if You are completely turned off by the issues and challenges of a high school student.

98
Queen of Hearts
Brooklyn
Sexy, Excellent dancing, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want to enjoy a sexy, clever evening of song and dance with something for every sexual persuasion - excellent singers and dancers!

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy nudity or risqué content.

83
Fluffy, Quirky, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy your teenage “get popular quick” parables with a dark, sci-fi twist. No big surprises in the plot, but the energetic cast is great

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy stories about high school or pop music scores

85
During previews
Red State Blue State
West Village
Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You enjoy political comedy that includes a variety of other topical areas including social media and sex.

Don't see it if You’re not a fan of political comedy.

70
Roller Dynasty
Midtown W
Quirky, Entertaining, Confusing

See it if You enjoy your indie drama with a bit of disco camp and Twilight Zone. Good dialogue, but couldn’t settle on tone.

Don't see it if Don’t like sawdust!

87
During previews
Black Light
West Village
Intelligent, Absorbing, Great singing, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy cabaret performances filled with gems of stories when strung together create a poignant necklace worn by a glamorous songstress

Don't see it if You’re not a fan of cabaret style shows

94
Absorbing, Delightful, Refreshing, Great staging, Great singing

See it if Love engaging performances, great characters and tuneful harmonic music set around a true 9/11 story that stirs the heart.

Don't see it if Don’t love actors playing many roles or minimal sets.

75
During previews
Great singing, Entertaining, Cliched, Funny

See it if You like great songs and strong, energetic performances. Plot needs some focus though.

Don't see it if If you’re not a fan of the disco era.

90
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if Like sharp and biting humor, and aren’t afraid of the darkness that accompany it

Don't see it if Are put off by gay themes

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing, Great staging, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if Engaging, epic story with a wide range of music styles and creative, integrated choreography.

Don't see it if Don’t have a good attention span

91
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You love big & dazzling productions. Clever approach to the Oz backstory with a diverse score that helps tell the story of each character.

Don't see it if You're not a fan of the "odd friendship" trope.

77
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You enjoyed the book, or are wary of some of the things happening in the government. Engaging story careening towards an intense ending.

Don't see it if You are faint-hearted!

90
Clever, Ambitious, Epic, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You love visually stunning adaptations of Disney classics. From the opening number through the finale, you are joyfully engaged!

Don't see it if You're not a fan of the movie.

97
Great singing, Masterful, Intelligent, Great staging, Must see

See it if You love intimate and creative interpretations of Sondheim classics expertly performed!

Don't see it if Prefer big shows