Terry 4

The Bronx | 50-64 | Female
About:  Am seeing tons of plays over the last 2 years now that kids are out of college. Finding I often disagree with NYTimes reviews. I don't have time to waste on bad plays, so I count on your reviews to help me pick the best ones.
Reviews (90)
78
Of Good Stock
Midtown W
Ambitious, Disappointing, Indulgent, Slow, Great staging

See it if Youb are interested in family dramas. I liked Alicia's role of a spoiled female the least. Stereoytyped character.

Don't see it if You like smaller theaters with nice staging and personal shows

82
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Overrated, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You love the music and dancing this show is very entertaining

Don't see it if You are looking for great staging the stage here is minimalist

70
King Charles III
Midtown W
Ambitious, Disappointing, Overrated, Original, Slow

See it if You ate interested in the royal family and what would happen if Queen Elizabeth dies

Don't see it if You want a colorful stage. I fell asleep on this one.

85
Mamma Mia!
Midtown W
Fluffy, Great acting, Delightful, Dated, Great singing

See it if You want a classic favorite with catchy songs from Abba. Enjoyable and light. Fun

Don't see it if A flimsy plot to house a fun play

75
Fool For Love
Midtown W
Ambitious, Cliched, Dated, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if A drama with flawed characters.

Don't see it if Not much happens in this play. Was bored

55
Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow, Cliched

See it if Slow and boring. Skip this one

Don't see it if Was confusing and didnt hold interest

67
China Doll
Midtown W
Ambitious, Disappointing, Slow, Confusing, Original

See it if A slow story not worthy of Al Pacino. He talks on phone the whole time

Don't see it if If you are looking for this legend to shine

91
Shear Madness
Midtown W
Clever, Absorbing, Funny, Hilarious, Refreshing

See it if You want a light funny comedy. The actors are all very talented and enthusiastic. I had great fun.

Don't see it if You are looking for a big broadway production. Kids loved the show and really participated

91
Cabaret (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Relevant, Great acting, Delightful

See it if Classic broadway with some humor. Enjoyed Michelle Williams and Alan Cummings

Don't see it if You are looking for a contemporary play

79
The Crucible
Midtown W
Ambitious, Intense, Overrated, Disappointing, Dated

See it if You are interested in classic plays with intense themes. Don't get front orchestra seats on the right. The lighting is blinding.

Don't see it if If you want an uplifting play. The dialogue is redundant and the play is way too long.

80
Great staging, Cliched, Great singing

See it if You want to take children to a show they will enjoy. Simple plot and beautiful staging with gorgeous colors and pretty sparkles

Don't see it if You are an adult looking for deep drama. This is stage fluff despite the true story it portrays with the sad themes imbedded.

82
The Humans
Midtown W
Overrated, Absorbing, Entertaining, Slow, Funny

See it if You like family dramas. This show had a creepy vibe that kept me waiting for some final revelation but it never delivered on it.

Don't see it if Saw this before it transferred to Broadway. Was surprised it moved to Broadway

94
Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Great staging, Delightful

See it if You love gorgeous staging and inventive costuming. I hought the show would be dated but it was engaging and visually stunning

Don't see it if You dont like Disney shows

100
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Masterful

See it if You love exquisite staging, costumes, and glorious singing. This is one of the best shows I have ever seen. Pure perfection on Broadway.

Don't see it if Go see it!!

100
Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to entertained every second. The pace never drags in this show and the lead actor is amazing. The kids are super talented as well

Don't see it if Outstanding show not to be missed! Will definitely see it again

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Original, Riveting

See it if want to see a drama with heavy themes. How well do you really know your parents? Discovering who your parents are leads to self discovery.

Don't see it if If you don't like mature themes.

96
Matilda
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Refreshing, Original, Must see

See it if love seeing amazingly talented younsters singing and dancing. If you liked the movie you will love the stage version. For adults and kids!

Don't see it if Just go see it already!

96
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Must see, Refreshing

See it if You loved Jersey Boys You can see the cast is having a good time. She wrote so many great songs! Stay to the very end and dance along!

Don't see it if There is no reason to miss this show!

92
Delightful, Entertaining, Must see, Refreshing, Absorbing

See it if You loved Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine. The Rhythm is definitely gonna get you. I was dancing in my seat! Great fun. See it!

Don't see it if You are not a fan of her music

95
Delightful, Must see, Entertaining, Original, Refreshing

See it if You like great music, a unique storyline, fashion and laughter. This is actually a family show despite the title.

Don't see it if There is no reason not to see this show. Loved it and saw it twice!

70
The Visit
Midtown W
Ambitious, Confusing, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if The theme here is strange and morbid. The staging was not captivating.

Don't see it if Your looking for a feel good play. Dark and depressing theme.

95
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if You want a clever comedy with unique costumes and staging. I loved this play and would have seething it twice. Great fun.

Don't see it if You don't like murder mysteries.

83
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Original, Indulgent

See it if Fun show with unique concept

Don't see it if Looking for deep thought provoking entertainment

78
Honeymoon in Vegas
Midtown W
Ambitious, Disappointing, Funny, Entertaining, Slow

See it if You like Tony Danza. He sings and dances and taps.

Don't see it if You want an engaging plot. Silly

86
Sylvia
Midtown W
Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Original, Refreshing

See it if You like a quirky show with engaging characters. The actress was perky and cute.

Don't see it if You are not interested in a story centered around a dog

92
Hand to God
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Funny, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if This is a funny play with serious undertones. Great staging and was fully engaged. The lead acyor was awesome and talented

Don't see it if This is really a psychological drama inside a comedy. Really liked it.

83
Amazing Grace
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great staging, Slow, Thought-provoking, Great singing

See it if Amazing staging and singing couldn't hold the audience. I enjoyed it however and the graphic slave scenes were illuminating. True story.

Don't see it if You are looking for a light hearted feel good play

92
The Gin Game
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You want to see two great actors command the stage. James Earl Jones is masterful

Don't see it if You are looking for a light musical

79
Overrated, Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if You like Sean Hayes and would enjoy a light comedy. Pleasant with some funny parts. Some off the jokes were lame.

Don't see it if You are religeously sensitive. Are looking for a musical.

50
During previews
Ambitious, Disappointing, Great singing

See it if You are interested in the statue of Liberty pedestal. Male singers were excellent

Don't see it if You want an obsorbing plot. I was really bored. But i would see any of the men in something else.

77
One Funny Mother
Midtown W
Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Enchanting, Clever

See it if You like entertaing stories about family life you can take the whole family to. Will be mostly appreciated by women with children.

Don't see it if You prefer more cutting edge humor. Cutesy squeaky clean humor is what is found here.

95
Enchanting, Great staging, Romantic, Riveting, Absorbing

See it if The music and singing are exquisite. A timeless classic to see again and again. There's a reason it's been on broadway for 25 years

Don't see it if No reason to mss this classic

87
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intense, Profound, Thought-provoking

See it if You don't mind an intense show about someone with autistism spectrum illness. Has modern staging and an intense theme. Heartbreaking

Don't see it if I tense themes. Not a musical

94
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if This is a funny show that reminded me of Monty Python. Husband loved it as well. The audience was enthusiastic and engaged completely

Don't see it if Just see it!

96
For a previous production
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Absorbing, Must see, Thought-provoking, Epic

See it if You love classic musical hits and an absorbing story. This show is pure fun and a blast from the past!

Don't see it if See it!!

96
Entertaining, Epic, Great staging, Must see, Profound

See it if You like a dramatic story and great singing. This show is an updated classic and a crowd pleaser. Beautiful staging and talented actors

Don't see it if You don't like an entire play that is all singing

95
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Profound

See it if You love great music and exquisite dance scenes. This show is especially relevant today and you can't help but think of Serbian crisis.

Don't see it if Dont miss this one!

94
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if I loved the gorgeous staging. There is a lot of exquisite ballet dancing scenes. This is a true old fashioned romantic story.

Don't see it if You don't like beautifully danced ballet.

95
During previews
American Psycho
Midtown W
Clever, Edgy, Original, Funny

See it if You lived through the 1980's era of decadence, big shoulder pads, pretentiousness and the club scene. The show is tongue in cheek and funny

Don't see it if You are offended by blood spraying.

96
Clever, Entertaining, Original, Funny, Delightful

See it if You are a fan of Southpark and like witty comedies

Don't see it if You are hypersensitive to language or religiously oversensitive