ThommyD

Jersey City | 35-49 | Male
About:  An Artist at heart trapped in the body of a Pharma marketing Strategists. Always looking to explore new art, new music and lots of theater
Reviews (56)
90
Intense, Great singing, Edgy, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy seeing epic musicals about the full variety of issues a family and individuals can have these days and how they can overcome

Don't see it if you don't enjoy a good soundtrack with a lot of issues discussed

85
Deadly, Fluffy, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you like a good translation of the movie, enjoyed Sophia's singing.

Don't see it if you didn't like the movie and don't like shows about death and the macabre

98
During previews
Masterful, Great singing, Exquisite, Great staging, Epic

See it if You enjoy a different theater experience with new music and a great interpretation of a greek classic. Amazin!

Don't see it if You don't like greek tragedy and need to have a happy ending in your shows.

76
Insipid, Quirky, Funny, Fluffy, Great singing

See it if You enjoy a light-hearted funny show, but don't expect too much from it. Nice show, but not groundbreaking

Don't see it if You expect a big broadway show. It is light and fluffy.

93
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Great singing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You like a reinterpretation of a classic and learn a bit about situations out of your knowledge base. Great music and performances

Don't see it if You like only full happy traditional broadway musicals

84
Ambitious, Great singing, Thought-provoking, Dizzying

See it if You enjoy Sondheim and the interesting rhythms created by the cast. You like traveling back in time to see 'how we got here'

Don't see it if You don't enjoy Sondheim and aren't good with going back in time during a show

88
Downstairs
West Village
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Riveting, Intense

See it if You enjoy small stages with great acting, absorbing and tense moments in a show about relationships and family drama (who doesn't have that)

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of small thought-provoking rough topics. Homelessness, mental illness and family drama

90
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if You enjoy great acting with a good discussion on family relations and relationships

Don't see it if You don't enjoy good theater and great acting

5
Fort Dicks
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Insipid, Slow

See it if You like to see tragedy on a stage, I find it hard to think that no one said STOP.

Don't see it if You like well thought out theater

83
Funny, Fluffy, Quirky

See it if You enjoy funny light-hearted shows that won't win a Tony, but will be a good laugh.

Don't see it if you don't want to offend a Tony Voter, like my Fiance did. ;) Oops

83
Absorbing, Clever, Great singing, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy learning about a different side of cabaret entertainment from the mid-century and enjoy great singing

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with GLBTQ themed shows

90
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Dated

See it if You enjoy historical perspectives on gay culture from the 70s. Great aspects on stereotyping and personality types

Don't see it if You don't enjoy hearing about gay culture or uncomfortable interaction of friends

81
During previews
The Wholehearted
Lower E Side
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Great singing, Masterful

See it if You enjoy one women shows with a complex story of love, abuse and overcoming challenges. Physical, mental and emotional ride through life

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy 1 women show, mixed media performance or portrayed physical violence

93
Funny, Great acting, Great singing, Epic, Masterful

See it if you love old fashion broadway big shows and want to see Burnadette on stage. She was fabulous and funny, great support team as well

Don't see it if you don't like traditional big old broadway shows, be careful of the nosebleed seats as well. bit tough to see

79
As Is
Midtown W
Absorbing, Dizzying, Intense, Dated, Melancholy

See it if You enjoy seeing historical perspectives on the gay community and how AIDS affected a population and families

Don't see it if You don't enjoy seeing about how people deal with medical tragedies and relationships

86
If/Then
Midtown W
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Dizzying

See it if You enjoy an alternative plot of a show where it is running in the background. Great singing of course

Don't see it if If you can't follow twisted plots and don't pick up on subtle hints within a show.

81
During previews
Thought-provoking, Great acting, Entertaining, Refreshing, Slow

See it if You enjoy explorations of human interactions as well as how music can be interpreted in different ways

Don't see it if Like fast paced high energy shows or don't want to understand history from a different perspective

Also Excellent music from the violinist and interesting twist with the phon... Read more Read less

93
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great singing, Masterful

See it if you enjoy seeing history in a musical light

Don't see it if you aren't open to hearing about history and hearing good music

86
Absorbing, Entertaining, Dizzying, Intense

See it if You enjoy dark shows about a different time period

Don't see it if You like light hearted shows that are uplifting

88
Avenue Q (NYC)
Midtown W
Raunchy, Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Sexual

See it if You enjoy lite shows about life and sex

Don't see it if you don't like muppets and prefer more traditional broadway

89
Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Predictable

See it if You enjoy a bubble gummy type of show where you don't have to think too much. Enjoy a variety of music types.

Don't see it if You don't like bubble gum and prefer traditional broadway musicals with big numbers. It does have some catchy, but not very deep

81
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Romantic

See it if you like romantic shows that have a twist in them, don't want a traditional hollywood ending

Don't see it if you like action packed shows, there are a few slow parts.

94
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Intelligent

See it if you like to see a new take on the mundane aspects on life. the subway isn't glitzy, but interesting take on life and relationship

Don't see it if you don't like A Capella, great to experience the circle in the round experience of this show, but small for some

74
Romantic, Quirky, Slow, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if you liked Once and similar tales of music and relationships

Don't see it if you want to be stimulated all the time, there are some slow parts that are difficult to get through. Especially with the seats

83
War Paint
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Epic, Enchanting

See it if You enjoy seeing the 2 biggest women in broadway and the stunning set to tell a unique story

Don't see it if you want to be humming the music later, tunes aren't that catchy, but great voices!

90
Romantic, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You enjoy different interpretation of a classic

Don't see it if you don't like ALW

75
Benny & Joon
Millburn
Quirky, Great singing, Funny, Fluffy

See it if Enjoy the movie and would like to see if translated into a musical. Great singing by some and quirky comedy.

Don't see it if You don't like the movie and don't like movie-translated musicals #PrettyWoman.

75
The Cake
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Fluffy, Predictable, Slow

See it if you want to see a translation of the CO cake episode in a personal way. you want to see some good acting.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy the predictable nature of a story. you like a high action show that will keep you on your toes.

80
Thought-provoking, Epic, Great staging, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy great acting and staging a strong refresh of a classic with some poignant points in today's bias. Scout is a show stealer

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with historically significant pieces about race, legal and ethical dilemmas.

87
Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if You like Cher, you like different perspectives on history of an icon and like to learn as well enjoy the music

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

96
During previews
Great acting, Great singing, Edgy, Masterful, Must see

See it if You enjoy harmonious voices, relevant topics with some humor. Tackles tough topics of bullying, coming out, domest violence and family dynam

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with topics of coming out, domestic abuse, nudity and don't like great vocals.

87
Fluffy, Funny, Entertaining, Great dancing

See it if You liked mean girls, like a more intimate performance, enjoy great dancing and good singing. You enjoy a fun night out remembering classics

Don't see it if You only enjoy big productions and meticulous theater. This isn't for the perfectionist.

84
Clever, Funny, Quirky, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy a good mix of zombies, Christian irreverence and fun lyrics

Don't see it if Can't have fun with a lighthearted, quirky, zombie musical.

80
During previews
Great singing, Cute, Quirky

See it if You enjoy a small theatre experience with great singing and typical romcom with some interesting songs

Don't see it if You enjoy big productions with big classic songs

84
Great acting, Great staging, Intense, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoyed the movie and want to see it in live form with great actors

Don't see it if you can't handle the 3 hrs 2 nights of a commitment

88
During previews
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Funny, Quirky, Romantic

See it if You enjoy light-hearted shows that offer an unique view of overcoming challenges to help others with love overtones

Don't see it if You don't like to laugh at quirky musical comedies and don't enjoy good singing. Great show.

78
During previews
Funny, Great singing, Fluffy, Disappointing, Cool set

See it if If you like the movie you’ll like the show. Almost Word for Word some interesting songs but no hummers. Damian awesome and gives great nrg

Don't see it if You don’tlik Fluffy broadway on teenage angst.

85
Raunchy, Quirky, Funny, Oddending, Great singing

See it if you like raunchy, funny shows with some GREAT SINGERS! Awesome case with some really great operatic voices. Quite a hoot

Don't see it if you don't like vulgar shows on off broadway and prefer more traditional and "safe" shows

74
Absorbing, Dizzying, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy discussions about a difficult topic and how culture deals with it. great to talk about history its impact and how to not repeat it

Don't see it if you are confused with alternate or dual placements of a story. the history of the moment were absorbing, but

Also the afterlife/purgatory a bit difficult to follow the purpose and reso... Read more Read less

95
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Epic, Intense

See it if If you love to see Laura/Cynthia in roles they were meant to play. Interesting to hear the other reviews from friends with alternate casts

Don't see it if Don't like shows about real domestic challenges in history

77
For a previous production
Nutcracker Rouge
Brooklyn
Funny, Edgy, Intense, Quirky

See it if You enjoy burl/boylesque and want a light hearted fun show

Don't see it if If you don't like nudity and burlesque

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Masterful, Romantic

See it if you like the mix of Opera with Broadway novelty great blend and opportunity to hear an awesome conterTenor

Don't see it if You don't like shows like Twelfth Night and Richard III and they Globe style show. Nice contemporaneity spin

89
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Riveting, Iconic, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You like to see big stars in live shows, enjoy old hollywood and aren't obsessed with singing quality

Don't see it if You need pure voice talent and don't like old hollywood

83
Clever, Absorbing, Edgy, Romantic

See it if You enjoy seeing a traditional type story with a twist in the production style

Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor

68
Ambitious, Cliched, Entertaining, Overrated

See it if You enjoy the music and want to see a big production. But be mindful of who and how they produce..

Don't see it if You like light hearted happy musicals with all good endings.

78
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Profound, Intense

See it if you like a dark deep novel recreated on the stage

Don't see it if you like a light fluffy broadway show. this is a thought provoker of a dystopian world

93
Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Dizzying, Must see

See it if you like unusual big staging and want to experience a once in a lifetime

Don't see it if you don't like russian literature and don't want to see a huge production

94
Clever, Edgy, Indulgent, Quirky, Raunchy

See it if you like a twist on a movie you remember from youth and want to see some young men in various states of undress

Don't see it if you don't like loud aggressive music and scenes, was concerned for some of the blue hairs in the group

90
Clever, Edgy, Funny, Fluffy, Raunchy

See it if You like irreverent humor and enjoy sarcastic take on religion with different take on music

Don't see it if you can't handle raunchy musicals, not for the feint of heart

79
Ambitious, Great singing, Fluffy, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if you like a fun light-hearted show about coming out and dealing with social issues.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals. the 2nd half does lag a bit