Tom 6194

New York City | 65+ | Male

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Reviews (25)
2
Company (Broadway)
Midtown W
Disappointing, Excruciating, Overrated
June 29th, 2022

See it if You don't mind a brilliant musical being reduced to an overproduced incoherent mess.

Don't see it if I love Company and hated this production. The gender reversal does not work, it is over produced, and if you love Company stay away.

50
Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Upper W Side
Banal, Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating
March 18th, 2019

See it if If you are a Guare fan.

Don't see it if If you are a Guare fan and don't mind being disappointed.

79
During previews
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Intelligent
December 10th, 2018

See it if If you love the book and film and are willing to see a new interpretation .

Don't see it if You love the book and film and are not willing to see a new interpretation. Much of this works but there are real problems.

83
Lust
East Village
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent
June 22nd, 2018

See it if Terrific one acts from the former Circle Rep company. Palace of Secrets is particularly engaging.

Don't see it if One acts in a small off off broadway house aren't your cup of tea.

90
Gluttony
East Village
Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Intelligent
June 22nd, 2018

See it if 4 one acts of varying success but the two in the second act are terrific and well worth seeing-one thought provoking and the other hilarious

Don't see it if You don't enjoy evenings of one acts in a small off off broadway theater.

56
Admissions
Upper W Side
Relevant, Disappointing, Thought-provoking
April 12th, 2018

See it if You want to see a not too successful play about racism.

Don't see it if You can't tolerate a poorly directed central performance that is painfully over the top.

97
Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Masterful, Intelligent
April 12th, 2018

See it if You want to see transcendent theater.

Don't see it if You have an inability to listen.

85
During previews
Entertaining, Funny, Delightful
July 20th, 2017

See it if You want to have a really great time under the stars on a beautiful summer night. You WILL be amused.

Don't see it if You're a Shakespeare purist.

100
Pipeline
Upper W Side
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Riveting
July 20th, 2017

See it if You want to see powerful theater that tackles a multitude of problems within our society today.

Don't see it if Just see it!

91
Indecent
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Must see, Thought-provoking
July 20th, 2017

See it if You care fore exquisitely staged and thoughtful theater.

Don't see it if You are a bit of a prude or have trouble following a detailed storyline with many characters playing different characters.

91
For a previous production
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Relevant
April 23rd, 2017

See it if Terrific production of a funny, moving and relevant play

Don't see it if You voted for the Orange Bag of Toxic Gas.

85
The Hairy Ape
Upper E Side
Epic, Ambitious, Riveting, Great writing, Great staging
April 10th, 2017

See it if You want to see a rarely produced O'Neal play in an exquisitely designed production.

Don't see it if You are looking for intimacy.

48
Disappointing, Banal, Ambitious
April 5th, 2017

See it if You are curious about what David Byrne would do after the far more rewarding Here Lies Love.

Don't see it if Are expecting an insightful and rewarding telling of the Joan of Arc story.

40
Insipid, Excruciating
April 5th, 2017

See it if I can't think of a single reason you would want to see this badly written, terribly directed mess.

Don't see it if You want a rewarding evening of theater.

69
Overrated, Disappointing, Great acting
April 5th, 2017

See it if You want to see some lovely performances. Rachel Bay Jones is particularly terrific.

Don't see it if This didn't work for me at all. I rather hated the score. The set is a mess and the book did not engage me.

71
Great acting, Indulgent, Disappointing
April 5th, 2017

See it if You like Sally Field and Joe Montello,

Don't see it if You treasure the beauty of Tennessee Williams vision. Most of Sam Gold's choices work against the script.

50
The Front Page
Midtown W
Disappointing, Overrated, Banal
January 9th, 2017

See it if You don't mind seeing a badly directed old chestnut. This could be fun but O'Brien's poor direction and miscasting makes this a misfire.

Don't see it if You want to have a good time.

90
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting
September 18th, 2016

See it if Are attracted to challenging, rewarding theater.

Don't see it if You are not attracted to challenging, rewarding theater.

74
Entertaining, Disappointing, Great staging
August 4th, 2016

See it if You love Gershwin and some beautiful staging and dancing.

Don't see it if The current male lead is a beautiful dancer but otherwise not quite up to the job. The show can be stunning but is overall a bit dull.

50
Something Rotten!
Midtown W
Disappointing, Indulgent, Overrated, Funny, Cliched
July 12th, 2016

See it if it doesn't bother you that a show peaks mid Act 1 and goes consistently down hill from there.

Don't see it if you're tired of shows making reference to other shows.

98
Ambitious, Exquisite, Great staging, Great writing, Masterful
July 12th, 2016

See it if You want the best history class you will ever experience.

Don't see it if You're expectations are so high they could never be met.

88
Absorbing, Ambitious, Intelligent, Intense, Original
July 12th, 2016

See it if You care about true emotions.

Don't see it if You're prudish.

95
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Great staging, Intelligent
July 12th, 2016

See it if You want to see great theater.

Don't see it if I see no reason not to see it.

65
For a previous production
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Overrated, Relevant, Profound
July 12th, 2016

See it if You find a solution to the Palestinian/Israeli conflict to be necessary.

Don't see it if Unfortunately, you know from the beginning that the accord will have little effect on the future. Yes, it's interesting, but ultimately sad

87
The Crucible
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Intense, Thought-provoking
July 12th, 2016

See it if Terrific. It's painfully relevant to today.

Don't see it if You are not prepared to think.