Timothy Chow

New York City | 18-24 | Male
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Reviews (81)
88
Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting, Delightful, Clever

See it if you want to see a good intimate solo show

Don't see it if you have a problem with almost-solo performances

80
Octet
Midtown W
Great singing, Edgy, Dated, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you want to experience an Acappella musical

Don't see it if you find the Internet topic dated and need more in-depth discussions

75
Dizzying, Slow, Relevant, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of the score

Don't see it if you don't want to waste your time on another over-hyped teen-drama musical

80
During previews
All My Sons
Midtown W
Intense, Dated, Disappointing, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you would like to see the acting

Don't see it if you are tired of the dated staging

96
The Lehman Trilogy
Upper E Side
Relevant, Profound, Great staging, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in the story of Lehman brothers and the rise of American capitalism; you want to simply enjoy a piece of great theater.

Don't see it if you can't buy the ticket

84
Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you want a fun night-out

Don't see it if you don't like classic musical music

82
During previews
Alice By Heart
Midtown W
Great staging, Refreshing, Exquisite, Confusing, Edgy

See it if you'd like to see a show with high production value and some fabulous staging/set/lighting design/choreography

Don't see it if you've never read Alice in Wonderland and want to see a less confusing story

80
During previews
Clever, Great staging, Relevant, Resonant, Banal

See it if you are a fan of sondehim

Don't see it if you have a problem of reverse-time play

79
Delightful, Entertaining, Cliched, Indulgent, Toomuch

See it if you adore the original film.

Don't see it if you want some memorable music

93
During previews
The Jungle
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Relevant

See it if you care about the politics of refugee issues; or you simply want to enjoy a real piece of immersive theater--it really gives you "shock"

Don't see it if you don't enjoy looking backward and forward;

85
Great acting, Resonant, Slow, Intense, Dizzying

See it if you are a fan of leslie manveile

Don't see it if O'Neil's play is not your thing

92
During previews
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Delightful, Must see, Relevant, Moving

See it if you want to enjoy a piece of good theatre work that masterfully ruminates over about love

Don't see it if you

75
Confusing, Disappointing, Great singing, Indulgent, Absorbing

See it if you want to experience a minimalistic version of a very old piece.

Don't see it if you have issues with new media materials that have vague intentions.

80
During previews
Relevant, Resonant, Clever, Dated, Great acting

See it if you are a fan Elaine May

Don't see it if you are not fond of a small-scale work

80
Chicago (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Edgy, Great singing, Intense, Dated

See it if you have watched the film

Don't see it if you haven't watched the film

90
Ambitious, Exquisite, Epic, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if you are a fan of Disney productions that were failed by Frozen.

Don't see it if you could not stand a Shakespear's story-animated version

80
Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Dated, Cliched

See it if you want a fun night out

Don't see it if you could not stand old old musical

96
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Moving

See it if you want to see a pure sensational theatre. It does not move you by language, but it moves you by actions and sounds.

Don't see it if you are not a big fan of watching performance and subtitles at the same time.

95
During previews
Ambitious, Great staging, Great acting, Must see, Magical

See it if you want to see a show that makes possible and visible the entirety of the childhood's good.

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

88
Yerma
Upper E Side
Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Intense, Confusing

See it if you want to witness one more powerhouse performance.

Don't see it if you can't bear the intense lighting

75
During previews
Lobby Hero
Midtown W
Disappointing, Dizzying, Relevant, Confusing

See it if you are a fan of (obviously) the performer and the playwrite.

Don't see it if you could not bear any over-acting.

88
Absorbing, Great singing, Great staging, Intense

See it if you enjoy immersive theatre

Don't see it if you get annoyed by the theatrical interaction

75
Great singing, Dated, Refreshing, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you are a big fan of Carole King

Don't see it if you are done with a book that apparently needs more efforts

93
Great singing, Profound, Resonant, Absorbing, Haunting

See it if you'd like a refreshing and poetic production about loneliness.

Don't see it if you want a dramatic show

75
The Mad Ones
Midtown E
Great singing, Great acting, Dated, Dizzying, Relevant

See it if you'd like to listen to some good numbers including "run away with me"

Don't see it if you want a less loose story

69
During previews
In the Green
Upper W Side
Great setting, Dizzying, Great singing, Slow, Confusing

See it if you don't have a lot of other things to see

Don't see it if you want to save your time

98
During previews
Resonant, Must see, Great writing, Great singing, Great acting

See it if you are interested in the original story and want to see a great musical version of it with absolute powerhouse performances.

Don't see it if you want to wait till it goes to Broadway

75
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Delightful, Great singing, Confusing, Cliched, Disappointing

See it if you are interested in the original movie

Don't see it if don't want to see a show with a boring score and bad jokes

90
During previews
Ink
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Clever

See it if you want to enjoy a great piece of storytelling or you are interested in the rise of Murdoch.

Don't see it if you try to avoid dark drama

70
During previews
Intense, Great acting, Dizzying, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if you are a fan of Glenda Jackson

Don't see it if you are fed up with modernized revival of Shakespeare

97
During previews
Masterful music, Relevant, Refreshing, Must see, Great staging

See it if you enjoy a great and original piece of musical--strong music writing and masterful staging.

Don't see it if you don't like pub jazz style music and do not care about Greek myth.

78
During previews
Superhero
Midtown W
Great singing, Relevant, Confusing, Disappointing, Exhausting

See it if you like the actors featured in the show or want to hear some great singing

Don't see it if you want a good story

74
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Romantic, Slow, Dated

See it if you love the original film and the mystery of Anastasia

Don't see it if you want an original piece of theater

85
During previews
Dated, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Relevant

See it if you want to enjoy a piece of serious drama,; or simply just want to know how a great literature is translated into theatre.

Don't see it if you feel it dated and do not want conversation-intensive drama

78
During previews
Delightful, Cliched, Relevant, Confusing, Great singing

See it if you want a fun night out

Don't see it if you have an issue about a cliche storyline

82
Great singing, Great staging, Confusing, Refreshing, Slow

See it if you want to enjoy a night with sensational singing and atmospheric storytelling.

Don't see it if you care a lot about the story.

75
During previews
Days of Rage
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Confusing, Disappointing, Indulgent

See it if you want to watch a show about 68'

Don't see it if you care about the cohesive tone of a show

91
Great singing, Great acting, Epic, Relevant, Profound

See it if you are still enchanted by this relevant story and want to experience it in a local context

Don't see it if you are way too familiar with this show and you don't like it and don't want to bother seeing it again.

90
During previews
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Intense

See it if you are interested in a good piece of stage work and a good ensemble of acting.

Don't see it if you cannot handle the accents.

88
Dated, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you want to experience a modern and refreshing production of a relatively dated musical.

Don't see it if you just cannot love old musicals a bit more

75
Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Overrated, Indulgent

See it if you want to watch a fun sideshow about HP franchise

Don't see it if you are not too familiar with HP material

100
Hamilton (NYC)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great writing, Great staging, Masterful, Refreshing

See it if you want to experience the magic that Lin-Manuel Miranda put into his scores.

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

80
Daphne's Dive
Midtown W
Delightful, Great staging, Relevant, Dizzying, Funny

See it if you enjoy small theatre vibe

Don't see it if you expect something big

85
Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Intelligent, Funny

See it if you are in need for great performances.

Don't see it if you don't want to see a show dominated by women

96
During previews
Great acting, Great writing, Profound, Masterful, Great staging

See it if you want to see the best play itself (and the best actors).

Don't see it if you cannot sit through a show over 3 hrs

80
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Disappointing, Dizzying

See it if you don't want to miss the singing magic of Caissie Levy and Patti Murin, and the magic of LET IT GO

Don't see it if you hate the tedious staging and a boring book.

82
For a previous production
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Cliched

See it if could use a delightful laugh in the theatre.

Don't see it if you are not a big fan of a disassembling comedy.

88
Refreshing, Relevant, Resonant, Great staging, Great singing

See it if you wanna have a great time being tickled and touched.

Don't see it if you are so traumatized by 911 that you cannot even watch anything related to that tragedy

88
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if you enjoy a pure joy

Don't see it if you anticipate seriousness

92
During previews
Enchanting, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if you are a fan of an original and refreshing production of an old musical.

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