TylerH1190

Brooklyn | 25-34 | Male
About:  Theater lover, NYC born and raised.
Reviews (132)
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
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
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
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
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

78
Funny, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a thought provoking play about the conformity of gender and sexual orientation. Great acting from the entire cast.

Don't see it if You hate plays that make you think outside of the box. Stories about gay and transgender people aren’t your thing.

Also The show overall is interesting and very thought provoking. Props to t... Read more Read less

92
Great staging, Hilarious, Must see, Delightful, Great acting

See it if You absolutely love the movie. Tina Fey put together a great musical with the rest of her team. Incredible acting by the entire cast!

Don't see it if You hate teen dramas or can’t stand pop scores.

Also This show was beyond my expectations I went into the show not expectin... Read more Read less

86
Insightful

See it if Great experience learning some of the Business of Broadway. Jessica really explains things perfectly and answers all questions if she can.

Don't see it if You have no interest in the business side of the theater industry.

85
Enchanting, Fluffy, Ambitious, Great singing, Great acting

See it if You absolutely loved the movie or any Disney movie for that matter. See it for the masterful performances of Caissie Levya and Patti Murin.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate the move or over the top Disney productions. The show is fluffy and cute. Very young children in audience annoy you.

Also Frozen on Broadway a stunning Disney spectacular! Caissie Levy brings ... Read more Read less

65
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Disappointing, Slow

See it if You really want to see a story about Joan or Arc & how she became a saint. Condola Rashad is a triumph as usual, see it just for her!

Don't see it if You cannot stand plays that are long and repeat dialogue over and over. The show drags in a lot of parts

Also The show ran about 3 hours and it felt excruciatingly long for no reas... Read more Read less

85
Absorbing, Edgy, Refreshing, Quirky, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see a very unique take on a coming of age Story. Brilliant staging and incredible acting.

Don't see it if You are easily confused by languages and accents. Cannot sit through shows with no intermission or a fast paced story.

Also A tour de force! The brilliance of this play is unappreciated by audie... Read more Read less

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

85
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

75
During previews
Clever, Hilarious, Great singing, Quirky, Relevant

See it if You want to have a fun time at the theater. The show is hilarious and the songs everyone knows! Story is also well written. Great acting!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate the go gos music. There are some songs that could be cut. Stories about the LGBTQ community aren’t your thing.

Also Peppermint was phenomenal in this show! She absolutely steals the spot... Read more Read less

98
Ambitious, Exquisite, Great acting, Great staging, Epic

See it if You want to see one of the most innovative, unique and exquisite productions in a long time. This play is phenomenal.

Don't see it if You have to see it.

Also I do not consider myself Harry Potter obsessed as I have only ever rea... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Great staging, Intense, Masterful, Slow

See it if You want to see this classic brought to life with beautiful staging and A+ acting. Denzel was phenomenal along with the rest of the cast.

Don't see it if You cannot commit to 4 hours of a play with 3 intermissions. Act 1 is very slow moving but crucial to understand these characters.

98
Exquisite, Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to witness pure perfection on stage. Everything from the staging to the lighting was superb! A tour de force by every actor!

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot commit to a two part show over 7 hours long. There really is no other reason not to see this show!

Also Brilliantly crafted work from start to finish. One of the best plays I... Read more Read less

90
Great acting, Great staging, Masterful, Thought-provoking, Riveting

See it if You want to see a beautiful take on a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein show. Joshua Henry is pure brilliance as Billy! A must see this season

Don't see it if You absolutely hate Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals. If you absolutely cannot sit through a show with a domestic violence storyline.

Also The cast is absolutely superb! Hands down Joshua Henry deserves a Tony... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Relevant, Resonant, Slow

See it if You like plays that make you think and bring out great points about life. Incredible acting by the entire company. Beautiful staging.

Don't see it if You hate shows that make you think. You do have to put in an effort with watching the deaf actors. The show can feel a little slow in parts.

Also There is something absolutely incredible about watching deaf actors pe... Read more Read less

85
Great acting, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You enjoy period pieces that make you think. A very unique take on how mental illness was treated during that time. Incredible acting!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate period pieces, anything to do with opera.