Theater Geek 84

Matawan | 50-64 | Female
About:  I was a theater major and enjoy most of the plays and musicals I see.
Reviews (18)
75
Old time schtick, Entertaining, Dated, Delightful, Funny
January 8th, 2023

See it if Billy Crystal is the reason to see the show. Based on the movie he made in the 1990's Funny old time Catskills schitck.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy a story about an old time comedian and the effects of his ambition on his family.

95
Must see, Delightful, Great acting, Great singing, Great writing
December 27th, 2022

See it if You like Sondheim, fairy tale retelling and a multitude of excellent Broadway stars in one show

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

100
Great staging, Great acting, Great singing, Enchanting, Delightful
March 16th, 2022

See it if You like classic musicals Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster are excellent as is the cast, costumes, sets and lighting design. A must see.

Don't see it if You want experimental interpretations of classic musicals.

100
Company (Broadway)
Midtown W
Must see, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining
March 16th, 2022

See it if You like Sondheim, lyrics you have to listen to and laughing, then crying. It's a play with great songs.

Don't see it if You are looking for Disney type theatrics.

85
Great staging, Great writing, Great acting, Great singing, Entertaining
January 19th, 2022

See it if You like to know more about the men and women behind the success of the Temptations

Don't see it if If you do not enjoy biographical shows

70
It's Only a Play (NJ)
New Brunswick
Cliched, Great staging, Great acting, Delightful
December 7th, 2021

See it if You are very familiar with theater people & personalities

Don't see it if You don't know a thing about the theater.

80
Deep Blue Sea
Upper E Side
Refreshing, Great staging, Ambitious, Absorbing
November 19th, 2021

See it if You like dance shows that have reflect on our current social/ political climate

Don't see it if You do not enjoy dance shows or social/political commentary in art.

88
Enchanting, Great staging, Entertaining, Ambitious
November 19th, 2021

See it if You are familiar with the Harry Potter series and wonder what happens to the next generation

Don't see it if You don't know anything about Harry Potter and could not care less about Wizards.

85
Jersey Boys (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Absorbing
November 19th, 2021

See it if You want to know more about Frankie Vallee and the Four Seasons.

Don't see it if You are not familiar with the songs of Frankie Vallee and the Four Seasons.

85
Great singing, Great staging, Entertaining, Enchanting
November 19th, 2021

See it if You love innovative staging, puppetry, and Disney. A great first show for kids

Don't see it if You are not a Disney fan

80
Aladdin (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great singing, Entertaining, Great staging, Delightful
November 19th, 2021

See it if You love Disney, classic song and dance musicals love the Broadway spectical and have children

Don't see it if You are not a Disney fan.

78
Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Fluffy
April 18th, 2019

See it if you like a musical with a strong storyline, great songs and humor.

Don't see it if you don't like old movies that are made into musicals.

90
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Relevant, Great acting, Ambitious
April 18th, 2019

See it if You want to see the classic movie updated to reflect the current debate about what is -or isn't - " real news"

Don't see it if you find the current "fake news" debate tiresome.

71
Fluffy, Entertaining, Clever
April 18th, 2019

See it if You like the classic Disney on Broadway shows. Plenty to look at If you have kids, it is a great 1st show.

Don't see it if Disney movies set your teeth on edge.

77
Chicago (Broadway)
Midtown W
Great dancing, Great staging, Entertaining
April 18th, 2019

See it if Classic Broadway with the occasional TV or Movie celebrity in a role. Go to see the Fosse inspired choreography!

Don't see it if You don't like shows that are more about the dancing and staging than plot.

90
Great staging, Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing
April 18th, 2019

See it if you want to know how a little town in Newfoundland helped on 9/11, with both laughter and tears.

Don't see it if If 9/11 is still to painful. The show has humor, and some people can't reconcile that with the date's events.

85
White Noise
East Village
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Great acting
April 18th, 2019

See it if you Iike plays about race/politics/society and having your per conceived notions challenged

Don't see it if Topical political plays

95
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant
April 18th, 2019

See it if you want to see a fresh take on a classic show. Great acting singing dancing sets costumes. Great for first timers!

Don't see it if you do not enjoy the traditional Broadway show.