TylerH1190

Brooklyn | 25-34 | Male
About:  Theater lover, NYC born and raised.
Reviews (145)
75
Epic, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You really love the Bat out of Hell album. This was a very fun and interesting show.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate the Bat out of Hell album or Meat Loaf. I felt the book of this show is a little weak. Show felt slow in parts as well.

95
Epic, Must see, Great singing, Enchanting, Great staging

See it if You want to have a fabulous time at the theater! Incredible staging, acting, singing, dancing etc... a must see!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate the movie it is based off. Hate the use of modern music in a period piece.

65
Toni Stone
Midtown W
Great acting, Slow, Funny, Disappointing

See it if You really are interested in learning the history of Toni Stone. The lead actress who played Toni was great.

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot sit through plays that are 2 acts and don’t need to be. Are uninterested in the topic of the show.

Also I am usually pleased with the productions put on by Roundabout at the ... Read more Read less

65
Ink
Midtown W
Overrated, Relevant, Slow, Great acting, Great staging

See it if You are really interested in the topic of the play. There is a lot of information thrown at you in this production. Acting was incredible!

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot sit through long shows. At 2 hours 45 min this play felt never ending.

Also I had a lot of hope for this production and personally it fell flat fo... Read more Read less

95
Must see, Resonant, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if You have questions regarding the Constitution and what’s going on this country currently. Want to really think about current affairs.

Don't see it if You are pleased with the current political climate. Do not like to put on your thinking cap at a show,

Also There really isn’t a more important, poignant, thought provoking play ... Read more Read less

85
All My Sons
Midtown W
Must see, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a great production of a classic Arthur Miller play brought to life by incredible actors on this stage.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of Millers work. Do not care for thought provoking dramas.

Also Bravo to this cast on bringing this Arthur Miller Classic to life! Ann... Read more Read less

90
Thought-provoking, Must see, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see an incredible new play with excellent acting by Laurie Metcalf & John Lithgow. This play exceeded all my expectations.

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot sit through a play with characters named Hillary & Bill Clinton. Don’t like plays that make you think.

95
Riveting, Must see, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see Glenda Jackson completely blow your mind as King Lear. A great revival of a classic Shakespeare play.

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot sit through a long Shakespeare play that runs 3 hours 35 min with only 1 intermission.

Also I was completely blown away by this production of Shakespeare’s King L... Read more Read less

92
Great acting, Hilarious, Must see, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You love Cole Porter classics and want to see a top notch revival with an excellent cast.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate classic musicals. You hate When the writers change some dialogue and or music to be more relevant with the times.

Also An all star cast leads this wonderful production of a Cole Porter clas... Read more Read less

90
Must see, Relevant, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are a fan of the novel as I felt this was a great adaptation. Want to see some incredible acting by everyone in this cast.

Don't see it if You absolutely were not a fan of the novel. Cannot sit through long plays the run time was 2 hours 35 minutes with intermission.

90
Network (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You want to see a very unique and thought provoking play with incredible acting & staging. Also if you’re a huge Bryan Cranston fan!

Don't see it if If you cannot sit through a show at 2 hours with no intermission. There is a lot of dialogue and a lot that you have to pay attention to.

Also I cannot say enough good things about this production. It truly was on... Read more Read less

95
The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Masterful

See it if You like a good family drama with some Twists. Want to see pure perfection on stage.

Don't see it if Sitting through a performance over 3 hours is something you absolutely cannot do. There is no reason not to see it.

Also One of the best new plays in recent years to grace Broadway. This play... Read more Read less

83
Great acting, Hilarious, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see top quality acting from Elaine May, Joan Allen and Lucas Hedges. If you enjoy thought provoking plays.

Don't see it if The idea of dementia bothers you and the progression of has on the body.

77
King Kong (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Epic, Incredible puppetry, Horrendous music

See it if You love the story of King Kong and want to see how it can be adapted to the stage. Kong is incredible to witness in person.

Don't see it if You cannot get over the horrible music and lyrics in this show. If you are sick of movie to stage adaptations.

Also I went into the show with an open mind and overall I was pleased. If y... Read more Read less

78
The Brutes
West Village
Great acting, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if You are interested in the history of the Booth family and the mind of Wilkes-Booth prior to The Lincoln Assasination

Don't see it if You do not want to see a show based on the history of the Booth family. Do not like shows off off Broadway.

Also My friend and I were very surprised at how well written this script is... Read more Read less

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Historic, Interesting, Educational

See it if You are a theater buff and want to learn more about the history of theaters on Broadway. Our tour guide Sarah was very good and entertaining

Don't see it if If you do not wish to learn about the history of one of the oldest and newest Broadway theaters.

95
Enchanting, Great singing, Great staging, Riveting, Great dancing

See it if You absolutely love A Chorus Line or have not seen a production of this brilliant musical.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate classic musicals like this one. Not a fan of shows that are dance heavy.

Also This production was absolutely incredible! The cast is phenomenal, the... Read more Read less

90
During previews
Great acting, Profound, Must see, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You want to see one the most relevant plays for today. Incredible acting by entire cast. One of the best new works recently on Broadway!

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot handle stories about racism in America and themes of Black Lives Matter movement.

Also I was truly blown away by this play that is brilliantly brought to lif... Read more Read less

75
Black Light
West Village
Absorbing, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if You want to see a very interesting production with a good message in a very intimate setting.

Don't see it if you do not like thought provoking material. Shows with no intermission and intimate settings.

Also I saw a lot of similarities to Hedwig and the Angry Inch while watchin... Read more Read less

85
Absorbing, Entertaining, Edgy, Raunchy, Must see

See it if You want to see a completely unique take on the story of Ferdinand the a Bull. Absolutely brilliant and captivating performance.

Don't see it if All male burlesque shows will be something you don’t want to see.

95
Exquisite, Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Great singing

See it if You want to see a classic work brought to life in an incredible new production. The cast is superb and staging is phenomenal. A must see!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate the show from previous productions or the movie. Cannot sit through long shows, the show runs 2 hours 55 min.

10
Disappointing, Excruciating, Terrible, Cheap jokes, Overrated

See it if You enjoy cheap jokes, poorly written book, music & lyrics.

Don't see it if Avoid this show at all costs. One of the worst shows I have ever seen.

Also We left at intermission and do not regret this decision. This musical ... Read more Read less

85
Skintight
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Funny, Great writing, Relevant

See it if You want to see a thought provoking show about love and beauty and the obsession of beauty.

Don't see it if You don’t like shows with LGBTQ themes/ love stories. Themes about beauty and aging annoy you.

Also I really enjoyed this play a lot, I am a huge fan of Joshua Harmon’s o... Read more Read less

85
Great staging, Great acting, Hilarious, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a brilliant all star cast take on this classic play. The show is thought-provoking as well as hilarious. A must see!

Don't see it if Anything dealing with gay themes aren’t your thing. If you can’t sit through 110 min of show with no intermission this won’t be for you.

70
Fire in Dreamland
East Village
Great staging, Great acting, Confusing, Thought-provoking, Slow

See it if You want to see an interesting take on a self discovery story. The show has very interesting storytelling methods with metaphors & flashback

Don't see it if You are easily bored, this show takes a while to pick up. The run time is only 90 min but it felt longer.

Also Rebecca Naomi Jones again amazes me with her skills! The story taking ... Read more Read less

90
Great writing, Must see, Riveting, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You want to experience a great piece of work told by two brilliant actors.

Don't see it if You don’t want to use your mind to bring these stories to life.

Also I was blown away by this play and the stories they told. Performed bri... Read more Read less

90
Great staging, Must see, Funny, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you want to see two actors at the top of their game absolutely deliver stellar performances.

Don't see it if Nudity, cursing or vulgar speech bothers you.

Also I went in to Frankie & Johnny not knowing anything about this play and... Read more Read less

75
Burn This
Midtown W
Funny, Slow, Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great acting

See it if you like intriguing dramas about the coming together of two strangers after a death and their sexual chemistry that follows.

Don't see it if If you do not like long drawn out dramas that you really have to follow along with.

Also A Tour de Force performance by Adam Driver in this interesting product... Read more Read less

98
Riveting, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Must see, Exquisite

See it if You want to see a brilliant piece of theater. Incredible writing, staging, acting, music, lyrics & direction. A must see!

Don't see it if Please just see it.... it’s mind blowing

85
Funny, Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want to have a really fun time at the theater. Alex Brightman is incredible as the title character. Really fun staging too.

Don't see it if You absolutely hated the Beetlejuice movie, cannot sit through another movie to musical adaptation.

Also I Really went into this show not expecting to like it at all, boy was ... Read more Read less

91
Tootsie (NYC)
Midtown W
Entertaining, Refreshing, Must see, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if you want to laugh your ass off for 2 hours & 30 Mins. You want to see a great musical comedy which was a breath of fresh air. Great Acting!

Don't see it if You absolutely hated the movie this show is based off. Do not like the musical comedy genre. Some okay music that fell flat.

Also I was so pleasantly surprised with Tootsie The Musical when I saw the ... Read more Read less

98
Must see, Riveting, Masterful, Great acting, Exquisite

See it if You want to see a brilliant unique take on a R&H classic. Beautiful staging, lighting, acting/singing, orchestrations.

Don't see it if You are an absolute lover of the original big broadway Oklahoma. Cannot sit through long shows.

Also I was completely blown away by Daniel Fish’s production of R&H Oklahom... Read more Read less

67
Funny, Slow, Disappointing, Confusing

See it if You are a fan of the original production or like me a big Sondheim fan.

Don't see it if You want a well thought out musical.

Also As a huge Sondheim fan this show fell so flat for me. It was confusing... Read more Read less

87
Delightful, Must see, Great singing, Entertaining, Quirky

See it if You want to have an enjoyable night in the theater. A fan of the previous off broadway & NJ productions. Enjoy quirky stories with fun music

Don't see it if You are a stickler for perfect lyrics, music and book writing. Are tired of the teenage High School drama.

Also I went into Be More Chill having not read the book it’s based on, not ... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Entertaining, Great singing, Fluffy, Disappointing, Great acting

See it if You absolutely love The Temptations or the Motown Era. Want to hear incredible voices.

Don't see it if You saw Motown on Broadway and didn’t care for it.

Also This show was enjoyable for the most part but it’s badically Motown th... Read more Read less

75
Great acting, Slow, Funny, Great staging

See it if You want to see top notch performances by Ethan Hawks & Paul Dano. If you enjoy family dramas this is an interesting one.

Don't see it if You don’t enjoy family dramadies with a slow moving act 1. Some of the jokes don’t land well. Would benefit as being a one act play.

80
During previews
Great singing, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Absorbing, Predictable

See it if You want to see some amazing performances vocally in a play. Enjoy thought provoking plays about The LGBTQ community and religious beliefs.

Don't see it if You feel like you have seen too many plays about religion and the LGBTQ community. Cannot sit through a show with no intermission.

Also I enjoyed this play a lot more than I expected to. The acting by all t... Read more Read less

86
Entertaining, Great singing, Hilarious, Quirky, Must see

See it if You absolutely love Cher and want to see her career highlights and misteps in 2 1/2 hours.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate Cher and jukebox musicals.

Also I am a huge Cher fan and this show brought a smile to my face. The thr... Read more Read less

96
Clever, Hilarious, Must see, Thought-provoking, Relevant

See it if You want to see a very funny play with an important message. Incredible acting by entire cast. Brilliantly written!

Don't see it if You hate plays that are both funny and have dramatic moments. Shows without an intermission annoy you.

Also I have one more thing to say. BRING THIS INCRDDIBLE PLAY TO BROADWAY! ... Read more Read less

90
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Hilarious, Refreshing

See it if You want to see the musical comedy genre brought to life in such an incredible musical. Great acting, great singing, great music and lyrics.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate shows based around teenagers, the lgbtq community or comedies.

Also Going into this performance I had no idea what to expect of this show.... Read more Read less

90
Torch Song (NYC)
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You have been a fan of Torch Song (off Broadway) or the original trilogy. The cast is perfect and helps bring this story to life.

Don't see it if Absolutely hate straight plays that are a bit long and tackle family issues, the LGBTQ community and adoption.

65
Fireflies
Chelsea
Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Disappointing

See it if You want to see the continuation of the first “love play.” The acting is great and the staging is great.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays set during the segregation era.

Also I was disappointed in this show while the staging was great and the ac... Read more Read less

75
Entertaining, Disappointing, Great singing, Slow, Funny

See it if you absolutely loved the Pretty Woman movie, all the iconic scenes and clothing are included in this production.

Don't see it if you absolutely hated the movie as this isn't much different from that. If you enjoy really high quality musical theater this is not that.

Also I enjoyed this cute show but unfortunately it falls flat in a couple o... Read more Read less

65
Disappointing, Great acting, Great singing, Rushed, Needs major improvements

See it if You are an absolute Donna Summer lover and want to hear her songs sang beautifully by 3 incredible actresses.

Don't see it if You appreciate live theater. This production needs major work. Staging is lackluster. Story is very rushed and the book isn’t well written.

Also Shout out to Ariana DeBose & Storm Lever for giving 110% during these ... Read more Read less

76
During previews
Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking, Ambitious, Too much going on

See it if You want to see an ambitious play with a powerful story. Plays performed in ASL intrigue you.

Don't see it if You get confused easily or do not want to over think a story.

Also This play has a powerful message and by trimming they story it would b... Read more Read less

76
Absorbing, Great acting, Funny, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a great little play about the LGBTQ community and the start of the resistance in the UK.

Don't see it if You do not want to see a story about the LGBTQ experience in the UK. The play is in a small theater and sometimes hard to see.

80
Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You like thought provoking new works that are relevant to the world today.

Don't see it if You hate plays that make you think too much. You really have to pay attention and put your thinking caps on for this one.

85
Little Rock
East Village
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Profound, Intense, Must see

See it if A true story that is riveting, profound and still relevant. A must see new play for anyone interested in the civil rights movement.

Don't see it if You absolutely do not want to learn about the hard times of the Little Rock 9 and the struggles to integrate the schools in Arkansas.

95
The Damned
Upper E Side
Exquisite, Edgy, Great acting, Intense, Must see

See it if you want to see one of the most brilliantly staged, acted & directed plays this year. This intense play is a must see. You cannot look away!

Don't see it if Blood, Nudity or seeing a play in a foreign language will annoy you. This show deals with Nazi Germany if this is a trigger for you dont go

Also Ivo Van Hoves production of “The Damned” at the Park Avenue Armory is ... Read more Read less

90
Thought-provoking, Must see, Riveting, Great staging, Great acting

See it if You want to see an incredible piece of theater involving a love story that couldn’t really come alive during the Civil War.

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot stand civil war era dramas. One act plays are tough for you to sit through.

Also A powerful beautiful story directed and performed exquisitely. Hope to... Read more Read less