Stephanie N 6160

New York City | 18-24 | Female
About:  Avid theatre-goer. Didn't pursue theatre as a profession, so now I just go after work as much as possible.
Reviews (47)
85
Refreshing, Fluffy, Quirky, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if you're interested in the different struggles of queer characters (modern day high school kids and older character as well)

Don't see it if you dislike queer relationships

86
Nassim
Midtown W
Refreshing, Funny, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy stories with heart, humor, and fun.

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

78
During previews
The Cake
Midtown W
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intense, Great writing, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy plays that deal with conflict regarding LGBT-opposed individuals and interpersonal relationships

Don't see it if You need a high energy show.

99
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Entertaining, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You're interested in an upbeat show where everything is sung.

Don't see it if You dislike rap.

78
Entertaining, Quirky, Funny, Delightful, Great writing

See it if You enjoy 90-minutes of humor about relatable life situations

Don't see it if You dislike humor or need something super eye-catchy

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Refreshing, Romantic

See it if You enjoy excellent staging, singing, acting, and dancing. It's a great island feel. The story touches your heart unlike anything else.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy folktales. You're racist. You have a severe goat allergy.

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Great acting, Riveting

See it if You want a fully engaging story that makes you laugh, cry, gasp, and experience a whole range of emotions. Masterfully done show.

Don't see it if You're a very small child or you can't be in a theatre for an extended amount of time. Everyone else should see it.

85
Absorbing, Intense, Must see, Resonant, Relevant

See it if You enjoy theater that absorbs you. As well as if you enjoy the church/state argument. Condola Rashad is reason enough really

Don't see it if You dislike the discussion of politics and religion

80
Cruel Intentions
Greenwich V
Funny, Entertaining, Cliched, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if You like the raunchiness of the original film paired with 90s-2000s hits

Don't see it if You need some high production value

83
Delightful, Great singing, Fluffy, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if You're familiar with Buffett or enjoy easy-listening songs. Sweet romantic story with some light humor.

Don't see it if You need a high energy show or you dislike Buffett's music

74
The Parisian Woman
Midtown W
Relevant, Ambitious, Entertaining, Slow, Quirky

See it if You like social commentary on today's politics and enjoy the dynamics of open relationships.

Don't see it if You're a Trump supporter.

92
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Hilarious, Funny

See it if You're interested in a quirky musical comedy told in the form of a science lesson with 3 drinks made live.

Don't see it if You dislike alcohol, don't drink, dislike small theaters, don't like somewhat interactive shows.

91
Indecent
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great staging, Intense, Resonant

See it if You enjoy Yiddish theatre and heart-warming romance.

Don't see it if You dislike Yiddish theatre, accents, and lesbians

100
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Great acting, Refreshing

See it if you want to be entertained by a heart-warming and true story. You love fabulously talented drag queens and amazing singing and acting.

Don't see it if You're bigoted and close-minded.

94
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Resonant, Intense

See it if You'd like to see a romantic story with heartbreak and excellent singing, staging, and choreography.

Don't see it if You dislike political and/or military backdrops. Also don't see it if loud noises and flashing lights are a trigger.

75
Bull in a China Shop
Upper W Side
Indulgent, Intelligent, Refreshing, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see women talking about becoming empowered and fighting for their right to vote, etc.

Don't see it if You dislike seeing a lesbian relationship and empowered women

90
During previews
Great acting, Masterful, Intense, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You enjoy seasoned actors portraying characters who are relatable and relationships that you recognize in your own life.

Don't see it if You need a high-energy play and do not enjoy powerful, emotional scenes.

88
Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Quirky, Delightful

See it if You love Kristen Chenoweth and Broadway.

Don't see it if You dislike Chenoweth or hate showtunes.

85
Paramour
Midtown W
Great staging, Fun, Entertaining, Ambitious, Cliched

See it if You enjoy larger-than-life productions and acrobatics. See this if you want to watch a Cirque.

Don't see it if A cliché love story annoys you and you need something major high-energy. Also don't see it if you need the full broadway-experience.

100
Absorbing, Entertaining, Exquisite, Masterful, Great singing

See it if You enjoy talented singing and ornate staging.

Don't see it if You don't like opera.

82
For a previous production
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You're a fan of the Four Seasons and like Jersey stereotypes.

Don't see it if You don't like Jersey stereotypes and guy singing falsetto annoys you.

100
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You love great singing and acting and want to watch a funny story that will touch your heart.

Don't see it if You hate Sara Bareilles.

100
Entertaining, Funny, Must see, Delightful, Great singing

See it if You like a high energy, fun comedy with great music.

Don't see it if You dislike people with a Spanish accent.

100
Wicked (NYC)
Midtown W
Hilarious, Entertaining, Epic, Must see, Great singing

See it if You like comedy, romance, and amazing singing!

Don't see it if You're under 5 years old.

50
Quirky, Overrated, Disappointing, Dated, Cliched

See it if You like farce, slapstick comedy.

Don't see it if You dislike farce, slapstick comedy. Honestly, I walked out at intermission.

88
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Dated

See it if You're a Kelli O'Hara/Will Chase fan. You enjoy talented singers and dancers, Shakespeare, a play within a play.

Don't see it if You're over 5'3" unless you have an aisle seat. Your knees will kill you by the end of the show.

85
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great writing, Intense, Refreshing

See it if You're inerested in the inner-workings of relationships, specifically gay relationships. As well as a study on the basis of marriage.

Don't see it if You dislike gay storylines or need a high energy show,

95
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intense, Thought-provoking, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy a dramatic story with great comedic moments. The boys have a great acapella arrangement. The songs are interspersed pretty well.

Don't see it if You have issues with a gay-lead story. Some moments of violence

84
During previews
India Pale Ale
Midtown W
Entertaining, Refreshing, Thought-provoking, Clever, Funny

See it if You enjoy family dynamics and a glimpse into culture

Don't see it if You're racist against other cultures.

82
Slow, Resonant, Relevant, Intense, Ambitious

See it if You're interested in black, queer history

Don't see it if Slavery and N-word are triggers

88
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Intense

See it if You enjoy dark humor, engaging storylines, and excellent staging. There isn't anyone in the cast who didn't pull their weight with this one.

Don't see it if Homosexual storylines upset you or you can't deal with a show that's 7 hours long

69
Travesties
Midtown W
Slow, Wordy, Disappointing, Funny, Ambitious

See it if You're familiar with The Importance of being Ernest and plays similar to it.

Don't see it if You need a high-energy, mindless show. This show requires your attention and has a slow start.

82
Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Funny, Fluffy

See it if You like Spongebob, family-friendly comedy, and/or enjoy optimistic heros.

Don't see it if You dislike Spongebob or need the show to be raunchy.

80
Slow, Great staging, Great music, Insipid, Great acting

See it if You enjoy orchestration.

Don't see it if You need a high-energy show and dislike people speaking in other languages (than English) or with an accent.

65
Cliched, Great singing, Overrated, Disappointing, Short

See it if You enjoy good singing, there's that. Candice Glover is the highlight, she definitely better than this.

Don't see it if You want a nice story with your holiday concert.

70
Prince of Broadway
Midtown W
Slow, Dated, Great singing, Ambitious, Fluffy

See it if You're a fan or Harold Prince and are familiar with his works.

Don't see it if You need a high-energy show with absorbing plot.

Also This show is a tribute to Hal Prince, nothing more. Some of the actors... Read more Read less

92
A Brimful of Asha
Midtown W
Hilarious, Relevant, Entertaining, Delightful, Must see

See it if You want to laugh for an hour and a half straight (with a few heartwarming moments here and there too) because of a hilarious mother/son duo

Don't see it if You dislike indian culture and possible accents

Also This show is a must-see before they leave at the end of July!! They ev... Read more Read less

84
During previews
Absorbing, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing, Great staging

See it if You like witty comedy with dark themes at times. Lots of sarcasm and jabs at theatre-folk, which was a nice change. Many surprising twists.

Don't see it if Gay themes and/or nudity offends you.

85
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Raunchy, Quirky, Great acting

See it if You enjoy seeing stories of people struggling to get by, while still trying to keep a positive attitude about life

Don't see it if You don't like puppets and dirty jokes

89
Ambitious, Great acting, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see various dynamics between people and how misconceptions and lack of communication can lead to conflict.

Don't see it if You have an issue with accents.

90
During previews
Linda
Midtown W
Great staging, Refreshing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if You're interested in a realistic portrayal if what it means to be a woman, especially an older woman, and succeeding career- and home-wise.

Don't see it if You don't care about women or learning about everything women have to put up with. You don't enjoy quick-witted humor and crass language.

78
Cliched, Slow, Confusing, Ambitious, Has potential

See it if You're interesting in seeing some interesting lifts, bollywood music, a unique spin on the traditional love-triangle of Devdas-Paro-Chanda

Don't see it if You expect broadway-esque theater. It's not quite there yet, but there's potential for growth.

Also (I was only able to stay for Devdas today, so I'm speaking only for th... Read more Read less

85
Cats
Midtown W
Entertaining, Fluffy, Good for kids, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You can appreciate talented dancing and would like a show you don't have to think about.

Don't see it if You're looking for something thought-provoking or need something very high-energy.

90
Delightful, Entertaining, Must see, Funny, Cliched

See it if You're a Lion King fan and love well done costumes and makeup.

Don't see it if You don't care for a theatre full of children making all kinds of noise.

70
Great staging, Dated, Great acting, Slow, Overrated

See it if You're a Carole King fan.

Don't see it if You're looking for a high energy show like On Your Feet.

90
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You enjoy witty dialogue and like visually appealing stages and costumes. Bonus if you know the show and songs.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy family friendly material.

85
Entertaining, Romantic, Funny, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You can appreciate talented dancers and quick-witted, dry humor.

Don't see it if You need a high-energy show.