Tony S 3

New York City | 65+ | Male

If you like this person's taste, follow him!

Reviews (155)
80
During previews
Scotland, PA
Midtown W
Great staging, Great singing, Edgy, Funny, Clever

See it if you like to understand how Shakespeare fits into modern day lives. An edgy musical filled with energy.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals.

39
Sunday
Chelsea
Slow, Great staging, Disappointing, Confusing, Banal

See it if you're under 30 and can figure out what this is about.

Don't see it if unless you want to be tortured and trapped in your seat for 90 minutes

65
I Spy a Spy
Midtown W
Great singing, Funny, Dizzying, Ambitious, Clever

See it if you want to see a work in progress. The story is interesting and the lead is great but the show needs some serious editing.

Don't see it if you have problems with shows about immigrants or are looking for a polished production.

88
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Clever

See it if you are a fan of the Clintons or just want to see some great theater.

Don't see it if you are a Republican.

88
Excruciating, Great staging, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want an extraordinary theater experience. Great performance and a wonderful experience how Shakespeare fits the modern stage.

Don't see it if you can't sit for more than 2 hours without releasing yourself. Act 1 is over 2 hours.

82
Must see, Confusing, Great writing, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if you are a Sam Shepard fan this is one of his best plays.

Don't see it if you don't like dated works or a play that lets you figure out what happens at the end. Remember, this is Sam Shepard.

84
Ink
Midtown W
Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to see how Murdock begins his quest to control politics on 3 continents.

Don't see it if you enjoy reading The NY Post. You probably already know about sleaze.

46
Time It Is: To Music
East Village
Slow, Excruciating, Dizzying, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you want to take a nap while watching amateur theater. Lots of mumbling in a relationship that doesn't make sense. Confusing chorus, too.

Don't see it if I can't think of a reason to see it unless you want to support the cast.

88
Profound, Great writing, Funny, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to understand the what is hidden in the U.S. Constitution.

Don't see it if if you are a foreigner who has no intention of living in this country.

70
Gatz
Greenwich V
Clever, Confusing, Great staging, Great writing, Overrated

See it if you like Fitzgerald's novel.

Don't see it if you have a hard time sitting for a long time or don't like the story.

87
Apologia
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if you enjoy watching Stockard Channing's masterful performance in this exciting production. Family life will never be the same.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy a brilliant comedy with bite.

78
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Indulgent

See it if ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes when teaching your children about the history of this country.

Don't see it if you think you know everything because this play might just prove you wrong.

90
Daniel's Husband
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Profound, Intelligent

See it if you want to experience a serious play with some comedy that is relevant today. Excellent cast.

Don't see it if you have problems with same-sex relationships.

88
Absorbing, Clever, Entertaining, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if you are a Potter fan. This show picks up where the books leave off. Great theatrics!

Don't see it if you haven't read the books or have a knowledge of the characters. Two parts mean paying twice for the show.

72
India Pale Ale
Midtown W
Ambitious, Great acting, Great writing, Quirky, Resonant

See it if you want to understand the bonds that a family can hold. Interesting peek into the lives of American Sikhs.

Don't see it if you don't like plays about families that are different than yours.

73
Ambitious, Dated, Great staging, Great writing, Delightful

See it if you enjoy Tennessee William's and his southern woman, some strong, others in a pitiful state.

Don't see it if you have problems climbing stairs because this theater is all about stairs.

69
During previews
Fireflies
Chelsea
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Ambitious, Profound

See it if you want to see a dialog between a man and a woman about what each means to the other. Topics include race, gender and sexual preference.

Don't see it if you are easily offended by any of the above topics.

72
Ambitious, Confusing, Great acting, Excruciating, Intelligent

See it if you are a fan of Craig Lucas' writing. Great cast. Show is simultaneously signed by a "shadow" cast.

Don't see it if you can't get your characters straight, even the gay ones.

75
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Ambitious, Epic

See it if you want some excellent theater, although it is a bit long. Janet McTeer is wonderful as is her supporting cast. Interesting bits of history

Don't see it if you don't like strong woman because Sarah Bernhardt was her biggest fan. Unless they make some cuts, be prepared to sit for over 2 hours.

82
Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Great writing, Overrated

See it if you want to understand how people come together from different cultures. Intelligent story and great acting with song. Multilingual.

Don't see it if you have problems with heavy accents. They use some Hebrew and Arabic and speak English with these accents.

89
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you enjoy a jolly romp through Shakespeare land. This comedy of mixed identities offers a fresh look, with music no less.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals with large casts performed under the summer sky.

29
Banal, Dated, Slow, Excruciating, Great staging

See it if you enjoy a show that appears dated and silly. The best line, Intermission. The actors, while doing their best, seem forced to act silly.

Don't see it if Unless you want to torture yourself with a silly play. The humor borders on slapstick.

69
Clever, Enchanting, Funny, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy an old fashioned musical with a quirky story. Excellent cast and wonderful staging.

Don't see it if you don't like a musical.

85
Paradise Blue
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Masterful

See it if you enjoy jazz and powerful woman.

Don't see it if you don't like violence.

87
During previews
Log Cabin
Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Profound

See it if you want to understand what a "cis" man is. This vibrant work discusses all the things you wanted to know but couldn't ask.

Don't see it if you are homophobic or don't want to know what babies are thinking about.

77
Linda Vista
Midtown W
Raunchy, Refreshing, Funny, Clever

See it if if you like thought provoking theater. Great cast.

Don't see it if you are hard at hearing because this one moves at a rapid pace.

97
Must see, Funny, Great acting, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a modern interpretation of a classic Shakespeare play. Great production set in a garbage dump...right in the middle of CP.

Don't see it if you are so stupid as to not be familiar with Shakespeare's works.

71
The Rolling Stone
Upper W Side
Thought-provoking, Profound, Intelligent, Great writing, Ambitious

See it if you like deep dramas about the social environment in other parts of the world. Great cast, simple staging, and ofen confusing.

Don't see it if you are offended by same-sex relationships.

86
Refreshing, Great staging, Funny, Enchanting, Clever

See it if this modern day version of Shakespeare shows that The Bard's work never goes out of date. Wonderful cast puts women in charge.

Don't see it if you don't like intelligent comedy wonderfully presented in a glorious setting.

89
Great staging, Great acting, Funny, Confusing, Clever

See it if you like a farce that says a lot about the current state of affairs, even though it takes place in Ancient Rome.

Don't see it if you don't like theater because this one is a dilly.

69
During previews
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Entertaining, Confusing, Clever, Ambitious

See it if you are interested in learning about the first woman to play baseball with a men's team.

Don't see it if you have any problems with hearing. They are mumbling their words. Plot is a bit confusing.

69
safeword.
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Profound, Great staging, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if you want some understanding of what true love means under the most extraordinary circumstances.

Don't see it if If you have problems with strange relationships.

79
Nantucket Sleigh Ride
Upper W Side
Hilarious, Quirky, Great staging, Delightful, Clever

See it if you enjoy a crazy, wild trip while at the theater. Pay attention because you don't want to miss anything.

Don't see it if you need everything spelled out for you.

72
During previews
The White Devil
West Village
Slow, Confusing, Ambitious, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you enjoy Elizabethan theater in a modern setting.

Don't see it if you get restless while people take forever to die. So many characters, some played by the same actors, get confusing.

86
During previews
Delightful, Enchanting, Great staging, Exquisite, Great singing

See it if you enjoy an old fashioned Cole Porter musical with a great cast.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals.

79
Clever, Great writing, Intelligent, Profound, Relevant

See it if You enjoy new, experimental theater. Cast of two reveal themselves in intimate ways.

Don't see it if Let’s face it, this is an experience about growing up gay.

72
Clever, Ambitious, Entertaining, Funny, Edgy

See it if you want to know more about a man's life in this 90-minute monolog.

Don't see it if you have problems understanding a heterosexual man's lifestyle.

76
Clever, Entertaining, Insipid, Delightful, Quirky

See it if you enjoy a rambling monolog that actually goes nowhere. Michael Hall is a masterful story teller.

Don't see it if you are looking for serious theater.

83
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great acting

See it if you want a delightful time at theater. Harvey Fierstein's writing is so relevant today. Michael Urie delivers the performance of his career.

Don't see it if you are a grouch who like to stay at home or refuse to believe that some people are different than you.

85
During previews
Days of Rage
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Profound

See it if You like great ensemble acting with a dialog that reflects on today's world although the play takes place 50 years ago.

Don't see it if you don't like good theater.

77
Adam Minus Josh
Midtown W
Clever, Ambitious, Cliched, Funny, Slow

See it if you enjoy a comedy about dating in today's gay culture. An ambitious work that needs further development. Good use made of a small space.

Don't see it if you are offended by gay men trying to find their place in today's world.

83
Absorbing, Clever, Great singing, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if you enjoy story telling with your music. Jomama is a wonderful raconteur as well as a mesmerizing chanteuse. And can quickly change outfits.

Don't see it if you don't like cabaret or story telling with your music.

65
During previews
The Nap (Broadway)
Midtown W
Ambitious, Confusing, Funny, Great staging, Disappointing

See it if you enjoy a British farce with strong accents.

Don't see it if you don't like strange accents that distort the American version of English.

81
During previews
Clever, Delightful, Exquisite, Funny, Great writing

See it if you like a play with strong women. Fast moving with great acting.

Don't see it if you don't like women who speak their mind or object to lesbians.

88
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see

See it if you enjoy a happy musical jaunt through the second half of the twentieth century.

Don't see it if you don't like music.

63
Ambitious, Overrated, Slow, Profound, Riveting

See it if you want to learn something about the Japanese occupation of Korea and how they enslaved the people. Some good acting and singing.

Don't see it if you can't sit for 100 minutes in the uncomfortable seat of this theater. My butt started hurting halfway through. Slow moving story.

80
During previews
Absorbing, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Profound

See it if you want to understand how straight men act when they are around each other. Pay attention if you want to understand the purpose.

Don't see it if you don't like feeling uncomfortable.

91
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Profound, Must see

See it if you were there at Studio 54 or just want to know what life was like at that time. Great singing, toe tapping music and wonderful cast.

Don't see it if you don't like musicals that are about people and how they react to their environment.

72
During previews
Ambitious, Confusing, Great acting, Great staging, Overrated

See it if you enjoy deceit and violence. Wonderful costumes and staging.

Don't see it if you don't like violence or long winded speeches.

81
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Funny

See it if you like a wise-cracking puppet who interacts with the audience and expounds on the virtues of a vegan diet.

Don't see it if you are offended by vulgar language or insist on suppressing the child in you.