Tom 6090

Fairfield | Male
About:  I absolutely LOVE going to the theatre!!!!
Reviews (130)
82
Absorbing, Masterful, Profound, Relevant, Resonant

See it if A timeless play beautifully written and performed. The play slowly builds to a powerful, thought provoking climax.

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with plays dealing with race relations.

80
During previews
In Transit
Midtown W
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you want to see a musical that will make you smile from start to finish. Not perfect, but entertaining and well performed by a talent cast.

Don't see it if you're looking for another ground breaking musical like Hamilton.

82
Love, Love, Love
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Resonant, Thought-provoking

See it if a timely family drama beautifully acted and staged. Harsh, real, thought provoking, yet funny.

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with a play dealing with the selfish behavior of yuppie parents and the impact this has on their children.

70
Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Indulgent

See it if you're looking for mild entertainment & laughs. Not worth a full price ticket.

Don't see it if you're looking for more than just an extended comedy sketch.

69
During previews
Aubergine
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Disappointing, Banal, Insipid, Slow

See it if you want to support an up an coming playwright. There is potential here, but this play is disjointed and ultimately misses the mark.

Don't see it if you want to see a well thought out play with clear themes and depth.

72
Cats
Midtown W
Entertaining, Dated, Dizzying, Quirky, Delightful

See it if you liked/loved the original or you're looking for mindless entertainment.

Don't see it if you're not into a plot less musical about cats.

90
Absorbing, Intelligent, Must see, Intense, Clever

See it if you want to see a beautiful story creatively told. New cast is just as wonderful as the original.

Don't see it if if you want to see a simple straight forward play easily told.

90
Blackbird
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Riveting, Masterful

See it if You want to experience a powerful, thought provoking drama that's suspenseful and beautifully acted.

Don't see it if You're uncomfortable with strong sexual language and with the lead character being a sexual predator.

80
Eclipsed
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if You want to experience an important play that's beautifully acted, relevant, absorbing and at times very funny.

Don't see it if You're looking for a light fluffy play or not interested in the political turmoil in Africa.

79
Delightful, Entertaining, Fluffy, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if You're looking for light/fun entertainment or a big fan of Gloria Estefan.

Don't see it if You're looking for an original musical that will leave a lasting impression.

89
American Psycho
Midtown W
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great staging, Edgy, Resonant

See it if You like exciting, edgy non traditional musicals beautifully designed and acted. I saw it yesterday and can't stop thinking about it.

Don't see it if You tike traditional musicals with hummable scores.

72
During previews
Waitress (NYC)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Banal, Fluffy, Insipid, Indulgent

See it if You're a really BIG fan of Jesse Mueller, although this is not her best performance.

Don't see it if You want to see an inspired musical with a great score and book!

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55
Banal, Disappointing, Fluffy, Indulgent, Insipid

See it if You really must see another Peter Pan related show

Don't see it if You want to see a good musical

80
Absorbing, Entertaining, Profound, Resonant

See it if You want to see a moving, beautifully sung musical

Don't see it if You like musicals with lots of flashy sets and costumes

90
Delightful, Absorbing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Refreshing

See it if I loved it! I had a smile on my face from start to finish.

Don't see it if You don't like good old fashion romantic musicals

79
Falsettos
Midtown W
Resonant, Great singing, Funny, Absorbing, Clever

See it if Pales in comparison to the original Broadway production back in 1992. However, it's a good production and still managed to move me to tears

Don't see it if A new musical with big show stopping songs, dances, sets and costumes.

72
Heisenberg
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Fluffy, Quirky, Relevant

See it if your more interested in seeing a master class in acting. Simple and well staged. Good but not great, see it, but with a discounted ticket.

Don't see it if you're looking for more than just a simple two character play about mismatched lovers. A bit unlikely/unbelievable.

90
During previews
Absorbing, Intelligent, Masterful, Riveting, Clever

See it if you want to see an absorbing, witty, beautifully acted classic play of sexual games & power in 18th century France.

Don't see it if you prefer action driven plays with more contemporary themes and conflicts. Also, there is frank sexual talk and brief nudity.

80
Blue Man Group
East Village
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you're looking for unique non "Broadway" entertainment. It's fun for the whole family.

Don't see it if you're looking for traditional entertainment.

80
The Effect
West Village
Absorbing, Ambitious, Relevant, Original

See it if you like thought provoking plays that leaves room for different interpretations.

Don't see it if you like light & funny plays that don't challenge your mind.

72
Clever, Funny, Disappointing, Fluffy, Indulgent

See it if you're looking for LIGHT entertainment that pokes fun at Christianity.

Don't see it if you're looking for a play with substance. Although amusing and intermittently funny, it lacks belly laughs and heart.

78
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see the great Frank Langella on stage giving another wonderful performance.

Don't see it if You want to see a light, fun play. This is not great drama by any means. But it is touching, occasionally funny and ultimately moving.

80
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great staging, Intelligent, Relevant

See it if you like smart non traditional musicals that deal with real life issues.

Don't see it if you're not interested in a story that focusses on a lesbian

80
The Humans
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if want to see a very good, but not great American play.

Don't see it if you like plays with a definitive ending

75
Entertaining, Disappointing, Relevant, Slow, Great writing

See it if You really must see another production of Fiddler on the Roof.

Don't see it if You're expecting an exciting and bold interpretation from Bartlett Sher (like The Kind and I & South Pacific).

85
Shuffle Along
Midtown W
Entertaining, Ambitious, Great staging, Masterful, Relevant

See it if Great entertainment: performances, dancing, design & music

Don't see it if you don't like exciting theatre

89
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Masterful

See it if A beautifully done musical with a great score, cast and choreography.

Don't see it if You get bored with ballet

80
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy, Indulgent

See it if You want to see a light entertaining musical

Don't see it if You don't like loud music or want to see a profound, edgy, ground breaking musical

85
During previews
The Crucible
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if You want to see a bold reinterpretation of an American classic

Don't see it if You prefer your plays done straight forward/traditionally

87
Bright Star
Midtown W
Absorbing, Refreshing, Profound, Original, Intelligent

See it if If you want to sit back and enjoy a good old fashion musical with the kind of score not often heard on Bway.

Don't see it if Don't like old fashion sentimental musicals or looking for something cutting edge and hip.