Vincent 3

New York City | 65+ | Male
About:  Theater professional as actor/director/playwright/Artistic Director -worked at Sundance/ART/Theater Works/Actors Theater/Boston Shakespeare/Europe-Canada-South America. ... Read more Read less
Reviews (38)
85
Le Grand Voyage
East Village
Enchanting, Thought-provoking, Refreshing, Funny, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy surprise and delight by game artists with terrific skill.

Don't see it if You want mostly talk or easy story lines.

50
During previews
Frankenstein (CSC)
East Village
Brave, Fluffy, Slow, Indulgent, Banal

See it if what gets you going is reconsidering the nature of a great story and deconstruction.

Don't see it if You love the story and want full bodied staging and acting

88
The Inheritance
Midtown W
Intelligent, Great staging, Ambitious, Local, Absorbing

See it if Get a brilliant overview of NYC in the 80's and gay culture emerging with fantastic staging and ensemble work.

Don't see it if you want melo over drama and listening is hard for you.

68
Orpheus & Eurydice
Soho/Tribeca
Slow, Quirky, Fluffy, Great singing, Clever

See it if you want a classical juke box musical from England & in the round & informal

Don't see it if You want to hear the text or see the acting engage the story

74
Quirky, Great acting, Funny, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if Terrific acting,well staged and designed,an investigation into what makes a personality that is nicely conceived.

Don't see it if You need obvious plot points or a conventional story.

46
During previews
Overproduced, Relevant, Slow, Quirky, Edgy

See it if You are a Kushner fan and want the history.

Don't see it if You want contemporary well staged drama.

56
During previews
Schematic, Great acting, Ambitious, Disappointing, Slow

See it if Feminist agenda and important historical figures.

Don't see it if You want dynamic drama with well plotted stakes.

78
Ambitious, Funny, Fluffy, Quirky, Clever

See it if Seeing women take on clown personas to play out their social roles was a blast.Some great riffs with some weaker writing.

Don't see it if You don't like women or parody.

26
Blue Man Group
East Village
Annoying, Fluffy, Overrated, Ambitious

See it if goofy & inventive and silly is your thing.

Don't see it if Adults trying to awe you like a kid gets tiring

78
Betrayal
Midtown W
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Edgy, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if A focus on terrific writing and actors is what you enjoy.

Don't see it if Puzzles and minimalist sets bother you

20
During previews
The White Chip
Midtown E
Self absorbed, Slow, Insipid, Indulgent, Cliched

See it if You want navel gazing from a non playwright working through his 'issues'

Don't see it if You've seen O'Neill or many playwrights who have something actually to say and share about self abuse.

84
Why?
Brooklyn
Masterful, Slow, Relevant, Intelligent, Ambitious

See it if If the theater you want hold the mirror up to nature.Peter Brook one of the giants in theater and self reflecting

Don't see it if you mostly want to be entertained.

45
During previews
(A)loft Modulation
Midtown W
Banal, Edgy, Disappointing, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if you love jazz and NYC history-good on both

Don't see it if you want good writing,are put off by too much media,need a tight storyline

85
Imagining Madoff
Midtown W
Clever, Entertaining, Great acting, Immediate, Absorbing

See it if 2 amazing white men face off in an imagined scenes between real life friends Elie Wiesel and Bernie Madoff into ponzi land

Don't see it if Your offended by what they BOTH did

94
During previews
Soft Power
East Village
Funny, Important, Ambitious, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if Surprising structure from ingenious Hwang who guides us with wit, passion and cross cultural generosity

Don't see it if You dislike topicality, innovative forms and asians.

84
During previews
Interactive, Absorbing, Delightful, Clever, Ambitious

See it if If you're adventurous and enjoy site-specific work and connection to a very specific time and place this is well performed.

Don't see it if You are passive and don't want to engage in a safe way.The company is terrific at including you without making you self conscious.

92
During previews
Life Sucks.
Midtown W
Absorbing

See it if A bold and incisive take on Uncle Vanya-funny and well conceived tropes that engage and surprise.Terrific ensemble with the great Austin P!

Don't see it if You don't want a bit of challenge

17
Sleep No More
Chelsea
Disappointing, Cliched, Banal

See it if are bored by real content

Don't see it if you actually enjoy Shakespeare or real relationships

28
Shear Madness
Midtown W
Cliched, Dated, Banal

See it if bad sitcom

Don't see it if you value your time

58
During previews
Rules of Desire
Midtown W
Forced, Clever, Cliched, Disappointing, Dated

See it if an intense & too loud investigation of sexist male behavior with gifted actors trying to deliver a promising premise.

Don't see it if contrived plot twists,clumsy staging and a push to be relevant is not your bag

93
Refreshing, Great staging, Great singing, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if Witness what a visionary and insightful staging of a classic really is.

Don't see it if You enjoy retreads.

83
Judgment Day
Upper E Side
Quirky, Thought-provoking, Great acting, Edgy, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy monumental staging and terrific ensembles.

Don't see it if Some what archaic story is a let down.

84
Ambitious, Must see, Great staging, Absorbing

See it if You want to experience intelligent reworks of classics

Don't see it if You want melodrama

71
The Four Seasons
Midtown W
Self conscious, Resonant, Relevant, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if you enjoy mix genres-dance-theater-social action.Dance is better so close!

Don't see it if Too obvious political points annoy.

90
During previews
Ambitious, Resonant, Profound, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if terrific story that reveals what the south is about with terrific detailed characters.Foote is a giant in playwriting.

Don't see it if you need big theatrics or melodrama

52
Broken Story
East Village
Obvious plot points, Slow, Cliched, Disappointing

See it if You enjoy a minor detective tale with ready made, off the rack characters

Don't see it if You are tired.many fell asleep and one snored as if a warning blast

88
Clever, Masterful, Relevant, Riveting, Thought-provoking

See it if You would enjoy shock and awe as a real experience on how we tell our stories

Don't see it if You see theater for spectacle, music or dumbing down.

46
During previews
Disappointing, Fluffy, Slow, Entertaining, Overwrought

See it if Terrific books explaining myths to middle school kids drive the story.Some very gifted performers.

Don't see it if You don't like loud and very broad playing.

78
During previews
TERRA FIRMA
Gramercy
Overwritten, Refreshing, Intelligent, Ambitious, Clever

See it if You want to support terrific artist launching a company who did a fab Sense & Sensibility

Don't see it if You don't enjoy language driven work

53
Stupid F**king Bird
West Village
Weak production values, Underdirected, Ambitious, Clever, Disappointing

See it if You enjoy reinventions of classics,playful acting and surprising shifts

Don't see it if You saw the much better realized 'Life Sucks' which knew what tone to play in.

77
The Great Society
Upper W Side
Timely

See it if A powerful history lesson on how we made America almost great, again.

Don't see it if History and mostly arguing defeat you

53
PLAY!
Midtown W
Dated, Clever, Overstaged, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if you want philosophical ideas put out in dance form

Don't see it if You want acting/story/substance

31
Drunk Shakespeare
Midtown W
Banal, Dated, Lowbrow, Disappointing, Cliched

See it if If you don't like seeing & hearing Shakespeare this is your antidote-it trivializes the characters and story.

Don't see it if You want theater than means something and watching people get drunk & stupid is not your idea of either enterainment or insight.

100
During previews
Funny, Immediate, Great acting, Entertaining, Ambitious

See it if you inspired by artists taking the most significant issues of our time and finding insightful, entertaining, and jaw dropping theatricality

Don't see it if You think racism doesn't exist and are a prude.

Also One of the bravest & best realized plays ABOUT SOMETHING ever on Broad... Read more Read less

82
Timely,, Ambitious

See it if Substantive and deeply felt about an important subject relevant to all of us.

Don't see it if You don't want to deal with race

87
Henry IV
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if fab actors are your thing

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

56
Clever, Disappointing, Cliched, Entertaining

See it if you look down on Mormons

Don't see it if you have taste

90
Absorbing, Great acting, Ambitious, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if want great direction

Don't see it if you don't like using your imagination