theatregoer48

New York City | Male
About:  Former actor/Proud uncle: Dogs, books, and bourbon.
Reviews (12)
96
During previews
We Are The Tigers
East Village
Great singing, Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Hilarious

See it if you like energetic pop scores, camp, and downtown theatre. You're looking for a fun night out.

Don't see it if you think you will probably hate a murderous cheerleader musical.

Also The show is still in previews, if they tighten the comedy, this produc... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Counting Sheep
Financial
Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Absorbing

See it if you are politically active, love Balkan music, or are interested in immersive experiences.

Don't see it if you need narrative, or are off-put by violence or intense situations.

Also The piece is still in previews and there is a bunch of work still to b... Read more Read less

86
Ambitious, Clever, Great singing, Masterful, Riveting

See it if you appreciate environmental pieces and love intimate theater-going experiences.

Don't see it if you do not like to be close to the center of the action.

37
During previews
Diaspora
West Village
Confusing, Disappointing, Slow, Indulgent, Unedited

See it if you appreciate concept over content.

Don't see it if you expect to see a refined piece of theatre with clear direction that delivers commentary on what the synopsis promises.

Also The fragments of something outstanding are here, but they are overshad... Read more Read less

90
Fuck Marry Kill
West Village
Ambitious, Absorbing, Edgy, Riveting, Raunchy

See it if you attended high school, like cathartic experiences, appreciate genre bending work.

Don't see it if you are offended by strong language.

Also This show is beautifully designed, the cast is strong, and the subject... Read more Read less

100
Forest Boy (NYMF)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Intelligent, Intense, Thought-provoking, Resonant

See it if you like musicals that are unconventional and have heart.

Don't see it if you are easily depressed.

88
Thought-provoking, Exquisite, Great staging, Profound, Resonant

See it if you're interested in how an individuals choices shape their worldview, want to see something in development, like bluegrass music.

Don't see it if you like ensemble pieces, one-acts, or can't see to the heart of a story without being led there.

78
Absorbing, Clever, Hilarious, One-dimensional, Expected

See it if you appreciate ADD paced gay humor.

Don't see it if you are looking for something deep or meaningful.

Also It does not feel like a one-man show, the offstage characters fill out... Read more Read less

95
Addy & Uno
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Intelligent, Must see

See it if you love puppets or if bullying, disabilities, and kindness are themes you want to expose your children too.

Don't see it if you need large production values win you over.

Also The score is charming and sticks in your head. My neiece and her frien... Read more Read less

96
Refreshing, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if you have young kids who appreciate dazzling visuals and accessible story lines.

Don't see it if you don't have anyone under 10 to take.

Also I took my niece (6) and she had an incredible time. She was on the edg... Read more Read less

92
During previews
Afterglow
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Relevant, Resonant, Great staging

See it if you are down for an exploration of contemporary dating. Beautifully designed, beautifully acted. Will go back again after previews!

Don't see it if you are prude or homophobic.

100
Tink! (NYMF)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you have children, love the Peter Pan universe, or are young at heart.

Don't see it if you are a mean spirited pirate who doesn't like dancing and exquisitely ripped bodies on stage.