Tami N Shaloum

New York City | 35-49 | Female
About:  exploring the world through theater
Reviews (26)
90
During previews
Thought-provoking, Riveting, Raunchy, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if you like to see dramas about non-traditional lifestyles. You are in the kink scene or want to learn more about it.

Don't see it if you are prude, ignorant, repressed, or don't want to see images of people getting whipped and flogged for fun.

95
Masterful, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if This is a great show with an amazing cast, solid writing and stage direction, with a very absorbing and fascinating story.

Don't see it if you are triggered easily by rape and child murder. It's a bit bleak so if you must have a happy story, don't see this.

70
Ambitious, Delightful, Enchanting, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you want to see a stripped down version of this classic Sondheim musical.

Don't see it if you don't like fairy tales, musicals, or Sondheim.

75
Ambitious, Great acting, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Great writing

See it if you enjoy plays that deal with very real cultural and political issues.

Don't see it if you don't like plays that jump ahead years in time.

100
During previews
Funny, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Clever, Masterful

See it if you enjoy skillful storytelling without words and props. This is a company that takes mime to another level to tell modern stories.

Don't see it if you might not know what's going on all the time, you don't like using your imagination.

80
Great staging, Relevant, Absorbing

See it if you are a feminist and enjoy plays about people's lives.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy bio shows.

10
Excruciating, Slow, Overrated, Disappointing, Intense

See it if you like to have your eardrums blown out. The acoustics were terrible.

Don't see it if The worst show I've ever attended. The music was horrible and way too loud. The singing was just okay, the staging not ideal for back rows.

90
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Intelligent

See it if you enjoy learning things through entertainment.

Don't see it if you do not enjoy rap.

90
Clever, Funny, Intelligent, Great writing, Resonant

See it if It's a great lesson on the rich history of Latin America told through the lens of a father/son dynamic.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in Latinx history.

90
Absorbing, Ambitious, Epic, Great writing

See it if you enjoy sprawling epics that jump in timeline.

Don't see it if you are not a fan of history.

100
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Resonant

See it if you enjoy period dramas.

Don't see it if you're bored by a lot of talking.

75
Great acting, Masterful, Thought-provoking, Romantic, Indulgent

See it if you are a Cate Blanchett superfan.

Don't see it if you're bored by Chekhov.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Entertaining, Hilarious

See it if You are a fan of Mary-Louise Parker.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy plot twists.

70
Intelligent, Quirky, Great staging, Funny, Confusing

See it if you enjoy puppetry, the story of Dr. Faust, and tongue-in-cheek humor.

Don't see it if you do not think puppetry is an appropriate way to tell classic stories, you might get a little confused if you don't know the story well.

69
Relevant, Funny, Great staging, Confusing, Clever

See it if you enjoy stories about LGBTQ rights. You like experimental theatre.

Don't see it if you find it annoying reading subtitles. You don't like plays in another language.

50
Confusing, Slow, Indulgent, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you like watching a dramatization of what is essentially a long poem.

Don't see it if you do not like lyrical, poetic writing. You prefer more action.

75
Clever, Funny, Intelligent, Entertaining, Educational

See it if you are interested in Japanese culture.

Don't see it if you don't like seeing someone perform something from another culture outside their own.

68
Confusing, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if You like bright flashy neon, nightclubs, dancing, and unusual, experimental shows.

Don't see it if You don't like standing on your feet for an entire show, loud noises, or if strobe lights make you dizzy.

90
Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you enjoy wonderful acting, funny, clever, and topical story line.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy talk-heavy plays.

90
Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you are a fan of SATC, you like parodies, you want a fun night out with friends! Even if you don't like SATC, you will have fun.

Don't see it if you do not like one-woman shows, you don't like when actors talk to the audience.

100
Clever, Enchanting, Great staging, Delightful, Funny

See it if you enjoy whimsical productions, joyful movement and quest stories.

Don't see it if you think children's theatre is just for kids.

100
Clever, Enchanting, Great staging, Profound

See it if you like magic tricks and poignant autobiographical details.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy illusionists.

88
Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy smart writing, period dramas, stories about strong females, racial tension.

Don't see it if You have a strong aversion to women being mistreated.

100
Must see, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Entertaining

See it if you want to see an amazing show with amazing performances and story, an interesting and original story, and a great score.

Don't see it if you don't like contemporary stories.

100
Entertaining, Great acting, Ambitious, Epic, Great singing

See it if you enjoy big, epic musicals with grand staging and wonderful performances.

Don't see it if you don't like big Broadway musicals.

100
Great acting, Absorbing, Intelligent, Profound, Relevant

See it if You know someone with Alzheimers, you want to see masterful storytelling and incredible acting.

Don't see it if You get upset by uncomfortable themes.