Tyler Bresnihan

Massapequa Park | 18-24 | Male
About:  I'm a college student that spends a lot of time seeing Broadway shows in NYC.
Reviews (52)
93
Great staging, Entertaining, Relevant, Funny, Clever

See it if You want to see a modern show with a loud, pop/rock score with songs that will be stuck in your head all night. If you like shows about HS.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy modern musicals, don't enjoy science fiction or shows with a great message. You would rather see a revival or an old show.

92
Clever, Delightful, Must see, Absorbing, Great writing

See it if You’re a fan of the Wizard of Oz and want to know the story before the story. You want a show was iconic characters and memorable songs.

Don't see it if You have no interest in the Wizard of Oz or musicals. I believe this is a show everyone needs to see at least once.

79
Dated, Great singing, Great staging, Slow, Cliched

See it if You’re a fan of the classics and want to see an all-star cast preform a show with not the best story or score. You’re into long ballets.

Don't see it if You want a more contemporary show or a show that has more depth, meaning and more character development.

94
Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant, Epic

See it if You one to see one of the most important plays ever written with relevant themes, an incredible cast and many extremely quotable lines.

Don't see it if You aren’t willing to sit through a two-part, 8 hour long production or aren’t willing to accept themes that may not apply to everyone.

Also Andrew Garfield is incredible and will without a doubt win a Tony for ... Read more Read less

82
During previews
Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Long

See it if You want to see 4 phenomenal actors perform a play written in the past that is very relevant to our society today. Cera is a stand out.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy small productions or don’t want to see a play that discusses race along with the police system.

Also Don’t go if you just want to see Chris Evans, he’s not the lead and pr... Read more Read less

89
Enchanting, Romantic, Masterful, Dated, Absorbing

See it if You’ve never seen it before, enjoy a classic musical with a haunting tone and incredible orchestrations. It’s a must see for a Broadway fan.

Don't see it if You want to see a more modern musical, with an updated scenic design or you have seen this show more than once already.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Indulgent, Great acting, Different

See it if You want to see a cultural one-act musical based off a film with a very unique score and interesting characters all with their own problems.

Don't see it if You went a bigger, longer show with larger musical numbers, dance numbers and greater character development. You want a more classic score.

95
Delightful, Great singing, Great staging, Refreshing, Must see

See it if You love Spongebob, amazing singing, hilarious characters and an absorbing set. This show is fun for everyone and Ethan Slater kills it.

Don't see it if You hate Spongebob and hate to have fun. Even if you’ve never seen Spongebob, this show still isn’t one you’re going to want to miss.

71
Disappointing, Great singing, Great acting, Slow, Fluffy

See it if You want to see Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole together with all their amazing talent. You want a show with two strong female leads.

Don't see it if You can deal with a very slow show with very little conflict. You want to see a more relatable show with a more memorable score and story.

78
Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Funny, Clever

See it if You want to see a quick, 90 minutes play featuring 4 actors performing at the top of their game. This show never has a dull moment.

Don't see it if Ideas about divorce and relationships don’t interest you. You don’t like shows with very small sets and small casts.

94
Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Cliched, Exquisite

See it if You want to see a classical musical that is amazingly cast and will keep you entertained for the entirety of the show.

Don't see it if You don't like classical musicals, you would prefer a show that makes you think or want to see a more modern musical.

Also I saw this show with Donna Murphy, not Bette Midler, and she was incre... Read more Read less

89
Great writing, Great acting, Profound, Masterful, Absorbing

See it if You want to see an extremely well told story performed by an outstanding cast along with a beautiful score to match their awesome voices.

Don't see it if You want a more light-hearted musical or want a show with a happy ending. You want to see a show with a smaller production and cast.

87
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You're a fan of the movie and want to see Christian Borle shine as Willy Wonka. This show is fun, hilarious and truly anybody can enjoy it.

Don't see it if You're expecting a huge, expensive set, this isn't it or if you're expecting it to be exactly the same as the movie.

84
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Relevant

See it if You want to see a well acted play that is both hilarious and thought-provoking. You want to see a great show about both love and loneliness.

Don't see it if You want a show with even more depth that begs more questions. You don't enjoy plays about love and relationships or prefers musicals.

91
Great singing, Must see, Delightful, Refreshing, Exquisite

See it if You want to see an uplifting musical that gives light to a tragedy that everyone knows of. You love ensemble shows, this is one of the best.

Don't see it if You don't like ensemble shows or if you get uncomfortable with a story that concerns 9-11. You don't want to see a heartwarming musical.

90
Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Refreshing, Hilarious

See it if You want to see a ton of kids who are all incredibly talented in their own way. The whole cast is full of energy throughout the whole show.

Don't see it if You don't like kids, rock music, or don't like to be entertained. You want a musical with more depth and character development.

85
Funny, Hilarious, Great acting, Delightful, Clever

See it if You like John Mulaney and Nick Kroll or just comedy in general. These comedians are hilarious and the show gets the whole audience involved

Don't see it if You don't like comedies or straight plays or if you want to see a play with more depth that might require you to think a little bit more.

77
Entertaining, Delightful, Great staging, Cliched, Slow

See it if You enjoy the music of Emilio and Gloria Estefan and want to learn about how they became so famous. If you enjoy jukebox musicals.

Don't see it if You hate jukebox musical, however, for someone who isn't a fan of them this was the best one I've seen. If you want a more moving story.

91
Relevant, Great singing, Delightful, Clever, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see amazing actors preform a show with a great story that will make you think. You want to see a show with very unique songs.

Don't see it if You want a grand musical with large musical and dance numbers or a show that requires no thought.

93
Clever, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Must see

See it if You want to see a very new play with an extremely advanced and different set from any other show. You want great acting on all accounts.

Don't see it if You don't like innovative shows with a lot of lights and sounds and very little props. You would rather see a musical over a play.

91
Relevant, Intelligent, Refreshing, Great writing, Delightful

See it if You want to see a very different, but very real show that has an amazing story and great writing to go with it. You want an intimate musical

Don't see it if You aren't accepting of new ideas or new types of shows. You want a bigger show with more, loud, in your face musical numbers.

67
Great staging, Raunchy, Romantic, Dated, Disappointing

See it if You want to see a show with great dancing and very cool staging.

Don't see it if You want a show that has more of a plot with a deeper meaning and message. If you're younger and want something that you can relate to more.

95
Funny, Great singing, Great acting, Must see, Relevant

See it if You love Jessie Mueller and want to hear a great soundtrack throughout the entire show. Or if you want a show with a great story.

Don't see it if You don't like Sara Bareilles' music, however, even if you don't, you should still see this show, it's fantastic.

55
For a previous production
Dated, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow, Great singing

See it if You like Frankie Valli's music and want to learn more about his life story.

Don't see it if You hate juke-box musicals or don't like Frankie Valli's music. The singing and acting doesn't make it worth seeing.

83
Funny, Overrated, Disappointing, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You will find the somewhat offensive humor in this show funny. If you want to hear a few very great songs.

Don't see it if You're under the age of 14 or if you're easily offended.

88
Great staging, Refreshing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a beautiful revival of a classical musical that stays true to its roots but also adds a few new refreshing twists.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy classical musicals or revivals or want a show with a more modern story.

89
Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if You’re a fan of the movie or want to see a show about what’s life was like growing up in a rough neighborhood. Or if you’re from New York.

Don't see it if You want a show with a deeper story, don’t enjoy the film or want to see a show with an original idea, not one that came from a film.

93
Great singing, Great staging, Riveting, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You want a immersive theatre experience of a fantastic work that will scare you and keep you on the edge of your seat the entire show.

Don't see it if You don’t feel comfortable with actors being so close to you or want a more light-hearted story.

100
During previews
Enchanting, Masterful, Must see, Profound, Riveting

See it if You’re a fan of Harry Potter and want to see a magical story about the lives of the character you all love after the books conclude.

Don't see it if You aren’t a fan of Harry Potter or aren’t familiar with any of the Harry Potter stories. You aren’t willing to sit through a two part play.

Also This is a one of a kind theatrical experience and is a must see for ev... Read more Read less

97
During previews
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Masterful, Must see

See it if You want to see a magical Disney creation brought to life in stage with an outstanding cast and a breathtaking set with special effects.

Don't see it if You’re not a fan of Disney, other than that there is zero reason not to see this show.

Also This show has all the magic you’d expect from a Disney show. This show... Read more Read less

91
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Delightful, Clever

See it if You want to be transported to a tropical island through incredible scenic design, great singing of an upbeat score and unique characters.

Don't see it if You don't like intimate shows and want a show with more depth and character development. You aren't open to a unique and different score.

86
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Intelligent, Fluffy

See it if You want to see a hilarious, quick, play with awesome actors that definitely doesn’t take itself to too seriously at all.

Don't see it if You don’t want to laugh, want to show with more substance, depth or want to see a show that has a greater meaning or message behind it.

64
Slow, Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if You’re a fan of Clive Owen, he is pretty much this entire show. You want to an interesting story about American-Asian culture.

Don't see it if You have no interest in the story and are expecting a “Julie Taymore” style show, it does not show here. The set also could have been better

96
For a previous production
Clever, Great staging, Must see, Hilarious, Funny

See it if You want a comedic play that will keep you engaged and laughing the entire show. You want a play everyone will enjoy, the set is awesome.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy comedies, you don’t like to have fun or want a more serious and dramatic play. You don’t enjoy slapstick comedy.

92
Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Profound, Great singing

See it if You want to see a classical musical with a great story, big ensemble with dance numbers and a happy ending. You are or know a veteran.

Don't see it if You don't want to see a musical related to WW2 or don't like musicals with a classic feel. You want to see a more modern show.

92
During previews
Intense, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Edgy

See it if You're a fan of the book and want to see a play that's different from any other that will make you think. The lighting and set were amazing.

Don't see it if You're squeamish at the sight of blood, couldn't stand to watch torture or want a show that doesn't require any thought.

80
Delightful, Funny, Quirky, Romantic, Fluffy

See it if You're a fan of the movie. You want to see Phillipa Soo play a super sweet character in an all new musical. You want a light-hearted show.

Don't see it if You've never seen the movie and want a show with more depth, a more memorable score and greater character development.

100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Masterful, Must see, Profound

See it if You want a one of a kind theatrical experience, this is it. The outstanding set, incredible score and amazing actors made this show so great

Don't see it if You're not a fan of interactive theatre or want a musical that isn't fully sung through. Some parts were confusing but it wasn't a problem

92
During previews
Great staging, Quirky, Hilarious, Clever, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a feel good show with a clever and hilarious plot. The acting is incredible and the staging makes it even better.

Don't see it if You want a deeper show that will make you think. You don't like to laugh and have a good time. Can't think of many reasons not to see this.

76
Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a great family dynamic perfectly acting a story that is completely relevant even in today's society. Kate Walsh was amazing.

Don't see it if Conversations regarding the holocaust upset you and you aren't open to hearing a different view of the situation.

100
Absorbing, Must see, Relevant, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You want to see a musical with an extremely important message that everyone on this earth can relate to in some way. Don't miss it seriously

Don't see it if You want a show with a larger cast, more dancing and one that doesn't make you think. However, anybody would be crazy not to see this show.

Also This was one of the most moving pieces of theatre I've ever seen. The ... Read more Read less

88
Refreshing, Great singing, Great writing, Clever, Delightful

See it if You're looking for a very different approach to a Broadway show with amazing vocals and very funny lines about the MTA. You like A Capella.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy A Capella music or you want a show that makes you think. You want a show with greater character development.

94
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great staging, Riveting, Must see

See it if You love very different shows with awesome music, clever characters, crazy staging and will keep you entertained for the whole show.

Don't see it if You want a show with a more developed plot and more developed characters. It's different from the original so be prepared for that.

90
Delightful, Great staging, Exquisite, Absorbing, Profound

See it if You love the story or movie of the Lion King and want to see a Broadway show that everyone would love to see. You can't not enjoy this show.

Don't see it if You want to see a new musical that hasn't been on Broadway forever and won't be on Broadway forever.

80
Edgy, Epic, Great acting, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if You want a great story with incredible staging that will keep you engaged the entire time. You want to see an all-star cast at its finest.

Don't see it if You don't like straight plays or you wouldn't be interested in a story about the Salem Witch Trials.

65
Great acting, Great staging, Funny, Slow, Disappointing

See it if You want to see two amazing actors preform a short show that still has a well thought out story to it.

Don't see it if You want a show with more characters and a longer plot line. This show seemed like acting exercises but still was okay due to the actors.

90
Enchanting, Great staging, Great acting, Intense, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a show with amazing actors that tell a story that could happen to anyone. It's the perfect mixture of deep and funny.

Don't see it if You would enjoy a musical more and would rather see one over a play.

96
Funny, Absorbing, Great singing, Must see, Relevant

See it if You want to watch a big show with great songs and a great message to just be yourself and not let anybody decide that for you.

Don't see it if You like more classical musicals or aren't very accepting of new ideas. You're very conservative and close minded.

98
Hilarious, Intelligent, Must see, Great staging, Clever

See it if You want to watch a very well put together show with hilarious songs, great dancing, and the best musical number on Broadway.

Don't see it if You won't pick up on Broadway references. You might not find it funny at all that way. However, it's still a must see in my eyes.

50
Slow, Overrated, Disappointing, Excruciating, Boring

See it if You enjoy Carole King and her music and want to know more about her life story. Heads up, it's not very interesting.

Don't see it if You hate juke-box musicals or don't like Carole King's music.