SimplyxShannon

New York City | 25-34 | Female
About:  You spend money on a house or a car? I spend money on shows and concerts. Sorry not sorry.
Reviews (34)
89
Indulgent, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you really want to let loose and laugh your head off. there's a lot of physical comedic elements as well as witty one-liners.

Don't see it if you dislike the slapstick type humor and are looking for something more serious with impressive staging and lighting.

59
Last Man Club
West Village
Thought-provoking, Slow, Profound, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to see something that is a slow burn. you really have to focus and watch the play carefully or else you'll be lost

Don't see it if you're wanting something quick and easy and just a fun escape from reality.

95
Intense, Must see, Epic, Delightful, Great staging

See it if you enjoyed the other Disney productions and loved the Disney movie from the 90s.

Don't see it if you didn't enjoy the movie and don't care for amazing staging or brilliant singing. Also if watching a production with animals... well...

85
Once (Broadway)
Midtown W
Romantic, Relevant, Refreshing, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if you're looking for just a good story with good music and simple staging. nothing too grand in terms of productions.

Don't see it if you're looking for something with intricate staging and lighting and production value.

85
Mamma Mia!
Midtown W
Indulgent, Refreshing, Hilarious, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you're a fan of Abba and the band's music

Don't see it if you're looking for something more thought provoking and intense.

88
Matilda
Midtown W
Hilarious, Refreshing, Relevant, Great acting, Funny

See it if you enjoyed the movie or enjoy productions like School of Rock. Looking for something funny and silly.

Don't see it if you're looking for something more intense like Miss Saigon or Les Miserables

93
Refreshing, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting

See it if you loved The Little Mermaid and the songs in the movie. Also if you like previous Disney productions

Don't see it if you're not a Disney fan.

78
Popcorn Falls
Midtown W
Fluffy, Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Delightful

See it if you enjoy silly and funny plays. ridiculous story that is less realistic and more imaginative.

Don't see it if you're looking for something more serious and thought-provoking

86
Hilarious, Great singing, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful

See it if You’re looking for something fun and silly with great rock music

Don't see it if You hate rock music and productions with kids as main leads

96
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Exquisite, Great singing, Ambitious, Absorbing, Clever

See it if You want something new and enjoy rap and pop style songs. Enjoy history as well

Don't see it if You’re more of a traditional musical watcher

86
Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You enjoy Disney productions and enjoyed the movie. Staging is brilliant

Don't see it if You want something more serious and thought provoking

76
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Dated, Entertaining, Raunchy, Great staging, Funny

See it if You enjoyed the movie and the songs. Open to murder stories

Don't see it if You’re looking for something new with intense staging and lighting. Staging is very simple in Chicago

85
Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You enjoy statire and comedic shows.

Don't see it if You get offended easily or find such material dull and overindulgent

87
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Great staging, Great acting, Great singing, Exquisite, Delightful

See it if You loved the movie and are a fan of the songs. There are new songs that are really funny and the cast is so charming

Don't see it if You don’t care for Disney like productions

98
Masterful, Great singing, Exquisite, Enchanting, Clever

See it if You want a compelling story intertwined with witty one liners and funny moments. Amazing singing choreography

Don't see it if You dislike LGBT related stories and you’re not interested in the “find yourself” type productions

74
Relevant, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You enjoyed the movie and want to see a fun romantic comedy-esque story but in musical form

Don't see it if You’re looking for something more intense or intricate like Phantom of the Opera or Les Miz.

95
Riveting, Hilarious, Great acting, Enchanting, Clever

See it if You love Harry Potter but also amazing acting and fantasy. Family dynamics and thought provoking shows

Don't see it if Family dynamics bore you and you hate sarcasm. Also avoid if you dislike Fantasy and magic

98
Rock of Ages
Midtown W
Refreshing, Hilarious, Ambitious, Great singing, Funny

See it if you absolutely love 80s rock. they sing all the 80s rock classics and the main characters are very silly and charming.

Don't see it if you hate rock music and don't really care for the cliche "chase your dream in LA" storyline.

61
Fluffy, Refreshing, Quirky, Confusing, Disappointing

See it if you're looking for something new and want a quirky entertaining mindless musical to watch with kids

Don't see it if you want something with more substance and thought provoking with beautiful musical scores and dance pieces

81
Profound, Masterful, Intense, Great acting, Funny

See it if you're prepared to think and pay attention. this show is very slow and very intense. requires a lot of brain power to enjoy it

Don't see it if you're looking for something just to pass the time and to enjoy yourself. you want something fun and silly.

94
Bandstand
Midtown W
Intense, Excruciating, Great singing, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy historical-based productions and are looking for something that reaches deep into your soul.

Don't see it if you're looking for something just to kill the time and to entertain yourself.

97
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Resonant, Epic, Great singing, Great staging, Delightful

See it if you love amazing grand productions with incredible singing and costumes and staging. Think Les Miserables or Phantom of the Opera

Don't see it if you're looking for something simple and silly and goofy.

96
Amazing Grace
Midtown W
Must see, Refreshing, Exquisite, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy grand productions like Phantom of the Opera or Les Miserables. You enjoy a thought-provoking production with brilliant staging

Don't see it if you want something entertaining that doesn't require any brain power. you don't care for amazing staging or lighting

91
Great singing, Great staging, Exquisite, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you really love magical, fantastical style productions reminiscent of Disney shows. Also if you loved the movie.

Don't see it if you want something realistic or more grounded in reality with timely themes and issues like Dear Evan Hansen or Kinky Boots

81
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Disappointing, Relevant, Fluffy, Overrated

See it if you enjoyed the movie and if you enjoy shows like My Fair Lady or Pretty Woman where the theme is female empowerment

Don't see it if you get bored easily of musicals that focus more on the story rather than the theatrical production

92
Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Great singing, Enchanting, Clever

See it if You enjoy experimental and new musicals with rock music and underlying taboo storyline

Don't see it if You’re more traditional and prefer pieces like Phantom of the opera

97
Great writing, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Clever

See it if You enjoyed the movie and songs and love productions like miss Saigon or phantom of the opera

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy historical productions and want something lighthearted

82
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great acting, Confusing, Clever

See it if You’re looking for a thought provoking piece with real life themes

Don't see it if You’re wanting something fun and silly and charming. This show gets deep real fast

94
Thought-provoking, Intense, Great staging, Great singing, Clever

See it if You enjoy shows like Rent or Les Miserables. Rock music and LGBT and taboo topics

Don't see it if You enjoy ensemble pieces and storyline plot driven pieces. This show is mainly a one person show

92
Riveting, Intense, Masterful, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You are into grand staging and amazing operatic type singing

Don't see it if You want something fun and lighthearted with more pop esque songs

87
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Quirky, Hilarious, Great acting, Funny, Clever

See it if You have a sense of humor and enjoy satirical pieces with dark humor on real life situations

Don't see it if The above offends you and you find such things really crude and you dislike those things

86
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Funny, Great singing, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You really enjoy the Alice in wonderland story. Music and simple staging with no “fluff”

Don't see it if You’re expecting a grand production like phantom of the opera

92
Intense, Intelligent, Great acting, Clever, Delightful

See it if You loved the book and you enjoy watching historical plays that challenge social norms and taboo topics

Don't see it if You’re looking for a musical or a simple entertaining way to kill 2 hours. This is an intense story and you will quickly grow bored

65
Funny, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if you are a harry potter fan and just love quirky stuff. be prepared to be confused

Don't see it if you want thought provoking and deep entertainment