trickcandle

New York City

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Reviews (12)
100
The Great Novel
Soho/Tribeca
Relevant, Profound, Intelligent, Clever

See it if you are open to exploring the complexities of race, unpaid emotional labor, love and the struggle to write your own story

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with reckoning with your own biases.

85
During previews
Sweet, Endearing, Relevant, Refreshing, Profound

See it if You love an earnest, complex story about friendship played out by a honest and endearing cast.

Don't see it if You don't like feeling vulnerable at the theater.

Also Chisa Hutchinson's playwright's note said that this play is her answer... Read more Read less

97
Hitler's Tasters
West Village
Exquisite, Profound, Relevant, Resonant, Edgy

See it if you are looking for a story that hasn't been told before with timeless relevance in a stunning, profound, and deeply moving production.

Don't see it if you don't want to have to take a long, hard look at how expendable young women have always been to society.

Also This production took my breath away. It is both literal and lyrical in... Read more Read less

90
Athena
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Clever, Exquisite, Intelligent, Profound

See it if you want a real, honest, nuanced exploration of the complexities and power of friendships and rivalries between teenage girls

Don't see it if See it. Absolutely see it.

100
Clever, Ambitious, Great acting, Intelligent, Profound

See it if You believe the universal human experience Shakespeare so perfectly captured belongs to girls, too. You had a hard time in high school.

Don't see it if You hate strong women.

100
Masterful, Profound, Must see, Refreshing, Exquisite

See it if You have a pulse. If your heart beats. If blood runs through your veins.

Don't see it if There is absolutely no reason to not see this play. New York has been lent the greatest creation in modern theater, you have to see it.

90
During previews
Mac Beth
West Village
Intense, Refreshing, Intelligent, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you want to see outstanding actresses bring new life to roles that have been off-limits to them, you want to see a new take on Macbeth

Don't see it if you need your Shakespeare set in the past, you don't want to feel uncomfortable, you don't take girls seriously

99
Juliet + Romeo
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Enchanting, Intelligent, Resonant

See it if you're eager for more stories told from women's perspectives, or have had your heart broken by a character, or are looking for fresh take

Don't see it if you're a Shakespeare purist, you are positive R&J is a love story, you like the status quo

98
The Maid's Tragedy
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Ambitious, Relevant

See it if you're looking for a nuanced, poetic exploration of the power dynamics that lead to breaking the silence around workplace harassment.

Don't see it if you like neat and tidy stories with no moral ambiguity.

80
Later Life
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if you like thoughtful, well written plays about second chances from a sincere, heartfelt company.

Don't see it if you're looking for a fast-paced thriller.

Also The set and lighting was completely entrancing. So beautifully done.

90
Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent, Profound, Relevant

See it if you're interested in a nuanced portrayal of how women are systemically kept away from positions of power in the workplace

Don't see it if you can't handle the truth.

90
During previews
Great acting, Profound, Resonant, Entertaining, Intelligent

See it if You like sincere stories about people trying their best and human connection. You like theater that is full of heart and good intentions.

Don't see it if I can't think of a reason not to see it, it's under 2 hours and makes you value being a living, breathing person and the people in your life