TylerH1190

Brooklyn | 25-34 | Male
About:  Theater lover, NYC born and raised.
Reviews (151)
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

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.

90
Exquisite, Great staging, Masterful, Must see, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to be blown away by a beautiful story, incredible staging and phenomenal acting!! Alex Newell is a complete standout as Asaka!

Don't see it if You hate shows without intermission or story’s you have to follow along with. Also if accents are difficult for you to understand.

Also I can’t wait to go back to see this show again. I was completely blown... Read more Read less

74
The Parisian Woman
Midtown W
Great acting, Relevant, Thought-provoking, Funny, Confusing

See it if You want to see Uma Thurman act the hell out of this role. Like political based plays. The plot about open relationships was interesting.

Don't see it if You hate political plays especially based in the current political climate. Show is only 90 min but drags in places. Plot has holes in it.

84
The Last Match
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Refreshing, Sports oriented

See it if You want to see a great sports oriented piece of theater that won’t bore you to death. Great acting and staging!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate Tennis or sports oriented material. Cannot sit through shows with no intermission.

97
During previews
Clever, Exquisite, Great staging, Hilarious, Must see

See it if You want to have a great time at the theater. Beautiful sets, incredible acting and great story. Ethan Slater is an all star as the lead!

Don't see it if You don’t like audiences with a lot of children in it. I believe the show has a lot to give for everyone.

82
Afterglow
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Thought-provoking, Raunchy, Edgy

See it if You like shows that make you think about different type of relationships. Really great staging in an intimate theater made the show personal

Don't see it if Male Nudity or gay themes/ relationships is not your speed.

88
Absorbing, Funny, Educational, Entertaining

See it if You want to learn about some of the creative and behind the scenes process of bringing this show to life and Broadway.

Don't see it if You do not like talk backs or group educational settings.

89
Great acting, Great staging, Must see, Exquisite, Edgy

See it if You absolutely love Sweeney Todd and want to see a very unique take on this classic. Incredible staging and acting.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate Sweeney Todd or Sondheim. If you do not like intimate settings this production is not for you.

82
1984 (Broadway)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intense, Must see, Relevant

See it if You enjoy the novel. Enjoy shows that makes you think. The relevance of this play is profound. Incredible acting by Tom Sturridge.

Don't see it if Torture scenes are too much for you to handle. The sight of blood makes you sick. Don't enjoy shows that make you think

82
Marvin's Room
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Funny

See it if you want to see a thought-provoking play that resonates with a lot of people. Seeing the humor in a very sad situation was also interesting.

Don't see it if Sad stories really get to you. The play can feel a bit long.

65
Dated, Disappointing, Great singing, Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if You loved the original production or any Cameron Macintosh Production in the past. Want to see some incredible voices (Eva Noblezada)!

Don't see it if You hate long musicals with a "Les mis" type of score, or feeling to the production. Show feels outdated, I wanted to really love this butno

80
Intelligent, Must see, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see superb acting in a play that makes you think. Simple staging which is great to help focus on the story.

Don't see it if You do not like shows that are thought provoking, shows with gay themes, or plays without an intermission.

75
Present Laughter
Midtown W
Funny, Great acting, Slow, Entertaining

See it if You want to see superb acting by Kevin Kline and Kate Burton. Interesting story and very funny.

Don't see it if You hate slow first acts. Too many characters overwhelm you.

88
Great acting, Must see, Intelligent, Masterful

See it if You enjoy a classic southern drama with excellent acting and a great story-line. Laura Linney is exceptional as Regina!

Don't see it if you cannot sit through long plays with 2 intermissions. Older shows aren't your thing.

80
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Quirky, Romantic, Underrated, Great singing

See it if You enjoyed the movie. Want to hear some great music, excellent staging and gorgeous costumes! Highly underrated by critics.

Don't see it if You are tired of movie musicals coming to Broadway. Hate shows aimed towards young teens/ millennials with nostalgia toward the story.

70
Bandstand
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Slow, Great choreography

See it if you love the era of the Bandstands. Corey Cott gives an all star performance in this role. Music is pretty good and the dancing is great!

Don't see it if you hate very slow moving shows, the first act feels dragged out but picks up in act 2. A predictable plot, book could have been better.

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

78
Log Cabin
Midtown W
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
Disco Pigs
Chelsea
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

81
Enchanting, Great singing, Refreshing, Slow

See it if You want to see a very unique musical with beautiful music and incredible talent.

Don't see it if The story is very slow moving and takes about 30 min to get moving into the interesting parts of the story.

Also Katrina Lenk is completely mind blowing and an incredible talent.

48
Disappointing, Confusing, Excruciating, Slow

See it if You want to see a horrible interpretation of Pride and Prejudice. If you like cheap laughs this show is for you.

Don't see it if You hate long shows where the plot goes nowhere. Horrible interpretation of this novel/movie.

Also We almost left at intermission. We wanted to see it act two would be b... Read more Read less

66
Entertaining, Funny, Overrated, Quirky, Slow

See it if You absolutely love Harry Potter related material. Funny show but the acting is mediocre.

Don't see it if You absolutely do not like Harry Potter.

88
Absorbing, Edgy, Great staging, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to be fully indulged in a great story that makes you think. Beautiful staging, choreography and movement. Jonno Davis is incredible

Don't see it if Homophobia turns you off. Cannot handle one act plays with a lot of story all at once.

96
Exquisite, Great acting, Masterful, Must see, Relevant

See it if You want to see a superb production of a powerful play that is relevant to this day. Incredible acting and staging. A must see!

Don't see it if Gay themes and long plays really turn you off.

70
Great acting, Great staging, Slow, Thought-provoking

See it if You like plays that make you think about times and how they change dramatically. The acting in this production is great.

Don't see it if You hate very slow moving plays with lots of dialogue. If you do not like a story about British socialites this play is not for you.

65
For a previous production
Pop Punk High
Greenwich V
Funny, Disappointing, Quirky

See it if You want a cheap nigt with a pretty funny spoof on the year 2003. Some songs were interesting! Ghost of Avril Lavigne was hilarious!

Don't see it if You enjoy really well put together pieces of art. This is a show you cannot over think or take too seriously.

80
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Hilarious, Clever

See it if you want a night to reflect on what happened during this last election. The show is actually pretty funny as well. Resist POTUS.

Don't see it if You absolutely hate 1 man shows. Are satisfied with the outcome of the election.

75
During previews
Prince of Broadway
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Great music, Slow

See it if You love classic musical theater!A fun musical revue of Hal Prince produced/ directed shows. Standout performance by Tony Yazbeck!!

Don't see it if You hate musical revues with barely any story line. The show could cut some songs and make the show a 1 act revue which would benefit it.

75
War Paint
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Slow, Resonant, Divas!!!

See it if You want to hear and learn about a great story or two beauty titans put to some good music not great. Lupone and Ebersole are fabulous!

Don't see it if You hate shows that take long to develop stories. Some boring songs that should be cut from the show. The show feels dragged out in act 1

85
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing, Must see, Absorbing

See it if you loved the movie. Want to see a great adaptation with excellent performances by the entire cast. Enjoyed the show much more than expected

Don't see it if You are sick and tired of movie to musical remakes. Cannot take loud gunshot noises or hate mob related drama.

90
Oslo (Broadway)
Upper W Side
Great staging, Great acting, Intelligent, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if you enjoy political based plays. A play that makes you think about hope and shows you that working together can make it possible.

Don't see it if you hate long plays. The play runs 3 hours and can be a bit draggy in parts. Also if you absolutely hate tons of dialogue.

85
For a previous production
Ambitious, Great acting, Hilarious, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you want to laugh out loud for the lot of 2 hours.

Don't see it if you absolutely hate comedies especially when things go wrong.

87
Absorbing, Great acting, Great writing, Must see, Relevant

See it if you want to see some of the BEST acting on stage! Great story that keeps you interested. Minimalist staging keeps you focused on the story.

Don't see it if You absolutely cannot sit through one act plays with a lot of dialogue.

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

See it if you want to be wowed by the incredible staging and acting. Hands down the best production of this play in a long time!

Don't see it if Just see it!

85
Sunset Boulevard
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Masterful, Must see

See it if you loved the original production. Love anything Andrew Lloyd Webber. See it just for the Tour De Force by Glenn Close! She was INCREDIBLE!

Don't see it if You absolutely hate old hollywood era based musicals. Hate Lloyd Webber or Glenn Close.