Valli R

Asbury Park | 65+ | Female

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Reviews (36)
Clever, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if If seeing an absorbing performance by one of todays most talented actors interests you.

Don't see it if If solo performance aren't your thing.

Entertaining, Cliched

See it if you have a teenager you want to introduce to theater or you are a teenager & want something you can identify with

Don't see it if you don't like teenagers or care for silliness and bland lyrics

Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent, Must see, Relevant

See it if you love good theatre with terrific acting and a relevant story to tell.

Don't see it if can't think of one reason not to see this

Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if After waiting a year to see this I was not disappointed. Original story telling at its best. Don't think my review can do it justice.

Don't see it if You only like old time musicals

Absorbing, Great singing, Intelligent, Riveting

See it if Springsteen fans will enthralled by his honesty. It is raw emotions and an amazing trip through his early years & career

Don't see it if if you're not a fan of Springsteen

During previews
Midtown W
Absorbing, Entertaining, Masterful, Refreshing

See it if you love Music, high energy & performances that will blow you away.

Don't see it if you want to see a play, this is not a play but a music extravaganza

The Portuguese Kid
Midtown W
Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you're a fan of Jason Alexander.

Don't see it if light hearted comedies are not your thing. Nothing deep here.

For a previous production
Funny, Great staging, Entertaining

See it if If you love slapstick crazy physical comedy

Don't see it if you dislike something happening constantly.

Also I was entertained but the audience was in hysterics for the entire pla... Read more Read less

During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Riveting

See it if you appreciate a Great performance & a good story.

Don't see it if Stories set back in the south in 1900 bore you

Also The performances of these actors make it worth the ticket price.

Midtown W
Clever, Funny, Relevant

See it if Relevant issue like women in the work force appeal to you

Don't see it if Issues that plague women are far from your interest.

Absorbing, Riveting, Must see

See it if If you enjoy great dialogue along with superb acting. Wilsons plays are some of the finest works in theater.

Don't see it if Can't help you here as I believe everyone can learn something from Wilsons works.

During previews
In Transit
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if Yes there were some cliched moments but the a capella performances, acting & enthusiasm these young talented actors exhibit is well worth it

Don't see it if If you have issues with LGBQT. Dislike a capella.

Also I've read some mixed reviews but at our performance the audience was o... Read more Read less

Midtown W
Entertaining, Refreshing, Great acting

See it if you Enjoy young actors who put their heart & souls into a performance.

Don't see it if you are offended by the F word

Midtown E
Absorbing, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if Very different take on Civil war subject. One of the best off Broadway plays around. If you like history, you'll really enjoy this one.

Don't see it if If American History doesn't interest you especially back stories of the Civil war

Turn Me Loose
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great acting, Relevant, Must see, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy a brilliant performance by an actor. Interested in the life of comic/activist Dick Gregory.

Don't see it if you're uncomfortable about hearing about racism in this country through the eyes of an intelligent comic.

The Humans
Midtown W
Absorbing, Funny, Intelligent

See it if You like knowing your family isn't the only dysfunctional family out there.

Don't see it if you can't handle watching families love, dislike, fight & reconcile

Absorbing, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if If you enjoy a good old fashion kind of musical with a fresh story.

Don't see it if fantasy is not your thing

Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if you want to see original theater

Don't see it if you only like musicals

Midtown W
Intelligent, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you are curious as to how Rupert Murdock altered forever the newspaper industry and if superior acting is something you really enjoy.

Don't see it if British stories of the rise of power are of little interest

Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you enjoy productions filled with clever takes on old stories, amazing performances with incredible staging.

Don't see it if new takes on mythology bother you.

Great singing, Must see, Relevant

See it if This is some of the best acting/singing I've seen on the stage. These young men are oozing talent.

Don't see it if really can't think of why not to see it unless you are uptight & conservative and don't wish to see and all male cast.

The Ferryman (NYC)
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great writing, Masterful, Riveting

See it if Real theater at its best. If you enjoy family sagas with all the drama that comes with love, hate & mistakes.

Don't see it if If 3 hours is too long for any play. High drama isn't your thing.

Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if Seeing about 12 to 15 plays a year I can't remember when I had this much fun in the theater. It was pure entertainment. Terrific cast!

Don't see it if If your homophobic stay home.

Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Intelligent

See it if You would enjoy a Latin history lesson delivered with great humor. Intelligent funny story telling.

Don't see it if You don’t like one man shows or easily offended by certain language..

Cost of Living
Midtown W
Absorbing, Edgy, Intelligent

See it if you enjoy something truly original with a cast that is remarkable.

Don't see it if you are offended easily by the F word, have a difficult time watching handicap adults act their hearts out.

Clever, Funny, Must see

See it if you are fan of Simpson humor

Don't see it if are offended easily. They offend everyone race. color & creed

Clever, Resonant, Refreshing, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy high energy performances, relatable stories & ensemble casts.

Don't see it if If stories about 9/11 are too much for you.

Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing, Must see

See it if Enjoy high energy music & dance, Gloria Estefan songs & a successful immigrant story.

Don't see it if Latin music, immigrant story or having fun doesn't interest you.

Also Haven't had this much fun at a musical for a long time.

Disappointing, Banal, Quirky

See it if Josh Groban is your favorite performer.

Don't see it if you expect music you can't forget or lyrics that are not just simple dialogue.

The Encounter
Midtown W
Intelligent, Masterful, Edgy

See it if I've never seen anything like it. See this show if you want to experience something completely new. The audio is mind blowing.

Don't see it if You hate one man performances and don't like a new way to experience what you see & hear.

During previews
Midtown W
Clever, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if enjoy solid entertaining performances

Don't see it if plain staging & two actors are not enough for you

Midtown W
Clever, Intense

See it if you can be satisfied with fine acting.

Don't see it if you are easily confused

Entertaining, Great staging, Must see

See it if good theater

Don't see it if you don't like music

During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Masterful

See it if this is real theater. Frank Langella is mesmerizing.

Don't see it if The subject matter of Alzhimer is upsetting

King Charles III
Midtown W
Absorbing, Clever, Intelligent

See it if I found this to be very original production with modern Shakespeare kind of language. Thought the acting was marvelous.

Don't see it if Shakespeare isn't for you since the language really follows that style.

Midtown W
Entertaining, Great writing, Intelligent, Original, Resonant

See it if Relevant to today predjudice

Don't see it if You have no desire to no the history.