Stacie 6

Westport | 50-64 | Female
About:  I am a Signature Theater Junkie. My preferred genre for plays are deep, dark and introspective. Though I do try to lighten it up from time to time. ... Read more Read less
Reviews (82)
90
During previews
The Hot Wing King
Midtown W
Funny, Relevant, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging

See it if You enjoy Interactions between an African American family of choice and blood. Relationships questioned and changed.

Don't see it if You want a stereotypical traditional family play.

85
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Great acting

See it if You are interested in various viewpoints regarding the Crown Heights riots in 1991. Extraordinary performance by one man playing 20+ people

Don't see it if If you do not like a one man show who plays multiple characters. Cannot sit through a 1:50 performance without an intermission. Want a light

90
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Edgy, Absorbing

See it if You like to expand and explore new ways of performing music.

Don't see it if Your a nationalist. You seek a muscian with a traditional performance.

90
Octet
Midtown W
Resonant, Refreshing, Great singing, Clever

See it if You enjoy great singing, fresh score. A You wish to see a bit of yourself in the characters regardless of your age.

Don't see it if You don't use modern technology. Want a traditional musical.

90
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You like dry humor. Enjoy seeing a community at a time of great change. Love some dance in your show.

Don't see it if You don't know Yiddish and hate subtitles. You don't like sparse sets.

65
During previews
Banal, Great acting, Disappointing

See it if If you enjoy solo show that is a stream of consciousness.

Don't see it if Your not a fan of Will Eno's works.

81
During previews
Goldstein
Midtown W
Resonant, Relevant, Funny

See it if You enjoy a small cast musical. Enjoy seeing family interactions over 3 generations.

Don't see it if Not interested in the history of a Jewish Family. Do not like musicals that don't have dance numbers. You want a very light show.

Also This is a 90 min musical with no intermission. The book was a bit unev... Read more Read less

76
Clever, Great singing, Disappointing, Slow, Resonant

See it if You enjoy seeing music as an universal language. You can appreciate understated play about everyday life.

Don't see it if You want a light plot and a flashy musical.

91
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You desire to learn about Malcolm X, the whole man. Enjoy trial format play. The characters all knew Malcolm directly

Don't see it if You seek a light play. You wish to avoid religion and politics.

81
A Deal
Chelsea
Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy seeing differing points of view from a cultural standpoint. View the pros and cons of each.

Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. Dislike Chinese current culture. Do not enjoy one act 90-100 min plays.

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if If you like deep intense plays. You enjoy this playwright.

Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. You find the topics of faith and violence uncomfortable.

81
Arden/Everywhere
Gramercy
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy modern day Shakespeare.

Don't see it if You don't like Shakespeare. More so when swt in a contemporary setting.

90
Zero Hour
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if You enjoy biographies of artists. Want to learn about Zero Mostel's life.

Don't see it if Your not comfortable with course language, McCarthy witch hunt, or do not enjoy one man shows.

86
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Refreshing, Riveting

See it if You enjoy new ways to present a show. Enjoy mixing elements of new with old in the costumes, music and dance.

Don't see it if You do not like action going on all around you. You want the same perspective of the play from most of the seats.

Also I saw this play with David Malloy playing the lead and sat in the firs... Read more Read less

88
For a previous production
Funny, Great acting, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You enjoy physical comedy. Do you like some audience interaction.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy a comedy that pushes that line for going over the top. If you want subtle humor.

Also If you went to your kids or friends plays in High School and/or Colleg... Read more Read less

59
Excruciating, Slow, Relevant

See it if You can sit through a 1:45 no intermission play that requires concentration. It is dark and can be redundant.

Don't see it if If you want something light if you are not able to listen to a lot of yelling

Also I was looking forward to this play. I was very disappointed. The scrip... Read more Read less

78
Church & State
Midtown W
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if If a short play, about 70 minutes, that covers politics, faith and gun violence sounds interesting. See it.

Don't see it if If you feel that there should be no regulations on who can own any type of gun. Do not go.

81
During previews
Bandstand
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy seeing a show that has a happy and poignant ending. Like something that will tug at your heart.

Don't see it if You want an extremely light show. It does discuss war and how it effects the soldiers. You want a more traditional choreography.

Also I liked this show more than I thought I would. Generally I enjoyed the... Read more Read less

94
Spamilton
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if You love Hamilton. Enjoy well crafted spoofs. Great singing in the style of various artists.

Don't see it if If you cannot follow rap. Do not enjoy small cabaret theater.

76
During previews
Beneath The Gavel
Midtown E
Confusing, Clever, Thought-provoking, Great staging

See it if It is experimental. You like to be a part of the experience via an Art Auction. You learn a bit about how the art world works.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy experimental theater. You don't enjoy interactive theater.

Also The first act was a tad bit too much nonlinear for my taste initially.... Read more Read less

89
During previews
Present Laughter
Midtown W
Absorbing, Enchanting, Funny, Great acting, Raunchy

See it if You enjoy old style Broadway. Something light that is satirical about actors.

Don't see it if You need to be in the dark about the plot. You want a deep intellectual play

76
During previews
Entertaining, Clever, Quirky, Masterful, Great writing

See it if You enjoy a meeting of minds between two very different people. You enjoy the obvious things identified and embraced.

Don't see it if You do not enjoy two character plays.

70
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if Your a liberal minded person. You enjoy spoofs of events , commercials, etc from the preceding 12 months.

Don't see it if Your politics are on the conservative side. You will hate at least half the show.

Also The actors were good. The overall show was fine. The costumes were a b... Read more Read less

79
Yours Unfaithfully
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You would like to see the pros and cons of an open marriage demonstrated in a play. Your enjoy period clothing. This is set in 1933.

Don't see it if Your offended by open relationships. You get confused when you hear references to cricket and don't understand it.

86
The Present
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny

See it if Enjoy Chekhov. Enjoy multigenerational family/friend dramas. Starts funny and goes deep and dark.

Don't see it if You want something light and uplifting. Are willing to sit through 3 hour play with one intermission.

85
During previews
Relevant, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You want something different. A horrific story with music interspersed. It works very well.

Don't see it if You want a light show. Don't enjoy music in a foreign language.

90
During previews
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You want to ride the roller coaster of gay history, Aids, relationships. You want a deep play that tugs at your heart.

Don't see it if If you are not interested in a play about gay men, the history, relationship, etc. If you don't like no sets, and deep heavy plays.

91
Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy circus performers on the small stage.

Don't see it if You don't like edgy music. You want a quiet experience.

80
Resonant, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are in the mood to see a dysfunctional family. Be prepared for a lot 8f screaming.

Don't see it if You want a light, feel good take me away show.

92
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You enjoy a play focused on social commentary. Sarcastic humor.

Don't see it if You want a light take me away experience.

92
During previews
Feeding the Dragon
West Village
Absorbing, Entertaining, Masterful, Great writing, Great acting

See it if You enjoy one woman autobiographical plays. Plays about a family.

Don't see it if You want a traditional two act play with multiple actors. Do not enjoy personal narratives.

79
Entertaining, Funny, Delightful

See it if You enjoy an one man autobiographical play.

Don't see it if You need a multi character play. Do not enjoy intimate venues.

72
During previews
Fire and Air
East Village
Uneven, Slow, Disappointing, Enchanting

See it if Seek a work in progress. Patience to wait for second act. Learn a bit of dance history.

Don't see it if Uncomfortable with homosexuality. And nudity. Seek a light entertain me play.

Also The first act seemed uneven. It took a bit to connect with the dialogu... Read more Read less

88
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy a though provoking experience. You can go with the flow and wait to see how all the strings attach. Enjoy depth.

Don't see it if You need linear play structure. Seek a light sit back and entertain me play.

70
During previews
Diaspora
West Village
Great staging, Raunchy, Work in progress

See it if You enjoy seeing a play in its earlier stages of development.

Don't see it if You do not want to hear crude language or graphic descriptions of hook ups.

91
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if Your interested in knowing about the process to bring a show to Broadway. Learning about the "what if...."

Don't see it if The behinds the scene process doesn't interest you.

75
During previews
Entertaining, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if Your a Michael Moore fan. You enjoy a one man show. You enjoy a biography.

Don't see it if Your a political conservative. You want a musical. You do not like audience participation.

Also I am not a big Michael Moore fan. I enjoyed the show. Do I feel enrich... Read more Read less

85
During previews
Absorbing, Intense, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if Watch family dramas with current themes. Are comfortable with the topics of religion, gays raising kids, gun violence.

Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. Are not comfortable with family drama

70
Absorbing, Entertaining, Refreshing

See it if You enjoyed the movie and want to see it re-imagined for stage.

Don't see it if You didn't like the movie. You seek a Broadway show with huge dance numbers. You want something very very deep.

Also My performance had the understudy for the lead performing. I don't kno... Read more Read less

81
Pressing Matters
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great writing, Quirky

See it if You are open to many forms of love and relationship. Enjoy the variety of 6 plays.

Don't see it if You expect to love all 6 plays. You expect the same style.

75
During previews
Venus
Midtown W
Dizzying, Edgy, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if Play that addresses explotation and degradation of another race. Can go with flow even when it seems disconnected.

Don't see it if Need clear connections. Deep expression of feelings.

Also This play was much easier for me to make a connection. I find it a hit... Read more Read less

90
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see something that demonstrates the good in people during a tough time. Enjoy seeing people pulling together.

Don't see it if If you do not want to be reminded of 9/11 in any way shape or form. Want elaborate sets. Find actors playing multiple roles confusing.

Also I normally stay clear of anything 9/11 related. This show is about peo... Read more Read less

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if You like deep, dark and introspective plays. You want to think about your viewpoint for a few days afterwords.

Don't see it if You want light entertainment. You do not like drama based on race.

74
The Outer Space
East Village
Funny, Intelligent, Quirky, Entertaining

See it if You want an off beat story with music about a couple who live in outerspace. You enjoy storytelling with songs.

Don't see it if You want a dialog between 2 or more actors. You don't enjoy a dinner clib environment.

88
During previews
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You enjoy a Broadway classic with hard edges. To see Jon Jon Briones perform the Engineer.

Don't see it if You want a light hearted show. You don't wish to be reminded of Vietnam.

83
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You are familiar with Christanity and Catholicism. Your open to raw and modern depiction of christain religious saints,etc.

Don't see it if You do not like profanity & graphic language. Dislike long plays. This is 3 hours with 1 intermission.

Also The metal folding chairs do have a little padding. ... Read more Read less

71
During previews
Sundown, Yellow Moon
Upper W Side
Confusing, Great singing, Quirky

See it if You are able to go with the flow. Overlook the loose connections between story lines.

Don't see it if You need to have the connections between different stories. You need all the story lines resolved.

Also This was interesting. Many times I could not make the connection. If I... Read more Read less

82
Orion
Midtown W
Relevant, Resonant, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you want to see romantic relationships as they go through ending also strengthening.How differently people deal with them.

Don't see it if you do not care for the ups and down of current relationships with 20 somethings.

Also The theater got way too hot for me. I missed the last 20 minutes. :(

79
During previews
Kid Victory
Gramercy
Absorbing, Intense, Profound, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You want a play that tackles a raw subject. You don't mind crying in the theater.

Don't see it if You cannot see a story about a pedophile's, his victim family and their journey.

84
During previews
Wakey, Wakey
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Relevant, Absorbing, Intelligent

See it if You wish to appreciate life experiences. You can go with the flow and accept lost trains of thought. You want some free swag at the end.

Don't see it if You want a clear easy to follow story line. You want to just sit back and not engage your brain.

Also This is the third Will Eno play I have seen. I was not a fan. Tonight ... Read more Read less