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Reviews (27)
92
A Strange Loop
Midtown W
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Ambitious, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You love audacious new work that is hilarious and uncomfortable

Don't see it if Sex and race make you nervous

85
Ambitious, Entertaining, Must see, Thought-provoking, Quirky

See it if you want a fresh take on a story that never gets tired.

Don't see it if You don't want to do a little reading with your musical.

94
During previews
The Light
Midtown W
Absorbing, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Must see

See it if you love great acting and want to understand how men and women misunderstand each other.

Don't see it if you don't want a relevant evening that will make you think.

85
About Alice
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Romantic, Intelligent, Enchanting

See it if You believe in romance, generosity and wit.

Don't see it if You don't want to know anything about anyone else's happiness.

85
Catch As Catch Can
West Village
Ambitious, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Intense, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy great acting in a structurally ambitious show that is by turns funny and heartbreaking.

Don't see it if You need an easy night in the theater.

92
Fireflies
Chelsea
Great acting, Intelligent, Riveting, Relevant, Masterful

See it if you love great acting. DeWanda Wise is giving one of the performances of the season and will tear your heart out. I wept.

Don't see it if You don't like poetic lyricism in your drama. The writing here is rich, and not everyone will respond.

94
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You want a fascinating, moving, poetic exploration of aging, memory, and the way the people we love slip away. Exquisitely directed. 45 min.

Don't see it if You hate non-narrative non-linear drama and feel cheated if you don't spend at least an hour in your seat.

92
Must see, Great acting, Exquisite

See it if Marin Ireland's roller coaster performance is not to be missed. Jack Cumming's minimalist staging is exceptionally transparent.

Don't see it if You don't like Tennessee Williams.

82
During previews
Thought-provoking, Relevant, Ambitious

See it if You want an achingly poignant and thought provoking evening that reaches across 400 years making the English Civil War totally contemporary.

Don't see it if You need a plot or a well told story to hold your attention.

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65
Miss You Like Hell
East Village
Ambitious, Banal

See it if Quirky characters and big issues.

Don't see it if Consistently gets cute and contrived when it ought to dig deep.

91
Enchanting, Great staging, Relevant

See it if You want a powerful story of open hearted people and the generosity of a community that refuses to be cloying or condescending.

Don't see it if You need flash in your musicals.

85
Harry Clarke
West Village
Clever, Great acting, Fluffy

See it if A great performance from Billy Crudup.

Don't see it if At the end of the night, there is less there than it seemed.

80
Dutch Masters
East Village
Great acting, Intelligent

See it if Terrific performances with juicy roles and dialogue for two actors.

Don't see it if You are annoyed by contrived situations.

81
Ms. Estrada
Soho/Tribeca
Funny, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if If you enjoy infectious energy and clever rhymes, mixed with a witty rap take on Lysistrata.

Don't see it if A non stop rap score annoys, or you need all your politics to be very serious.

92
Blue Ridge
Chelsea
Great acting, Absorbing, Edgy, Entertaining, Riveting

See it if Fresh smart writing and GREAT acting that refuses to do the expected and cliched.

Don't see it if you need a perfect script.

97
For a previous production
The Jungle
Brooklyn
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great acting, Great staging, Must see

See it if You want a brilliant production that speaks truth to power.

Don't see it if There isn't a reason to skip this show even if you wear a MAGA hat.

91
During previews
Absorbing, Ambitious, Great staging, Profound, Resonant

See it if you care about the past, present, and future of this country and want to see a staging that is both simple an stunningly theatrical

Don't see it if you hate politics in your theater

95
Lewiston/Clarkston
West Village
Absorbing, Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Relevant, Great staging

See it if Absorbing, deeply resonant examination of American identity beautifully staged and acted.

Don't see it if You hate being able to see your fellow audience members.

90
Renascence
Lower E Side
Ambitious, Great singing, Great staging, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if Gorgeous music, and a fresh take on Millay and her poetry - the women all shine, and her passion and talent feel utterly contemporary.

Don't see it if An irreverent and anachronistically ironic take on the exposition irritates you.

90
Ambitious, Clever, Entertaining, Great singing, Quirky

See it if You love a great score and the idea of a folk-punk Blade Runner riff is appealing.

Don't see it if You need a Disney Princess in your musicals.

89
Williston
East Village
Absorbing, Entertaining, Great acting

See it if Fast paced, funny, well plotted three hander about the oil business in North Dakota. Relevant and entertaining.

Don't see it if You don't like straightforward narrative drama.

92
During previews
Dance Nation
Midtown W
Relevant, Ambitious, Edgy, Quirky

See it if You enjoyed The Wolves and love wild edgy theatricality.

Don't see it if You need a well shaped drama and don't enjoy frank talk about sexuality.

65
Locked Up Bitches
Soho/Tribeca
Ambitious, Confusing, Raunchy

See it if You are an Orange Is The New Black completist with a raunchy pet.

Don't see it if You need your theater to be more than an extended skit with a muddy sound design.

55
Banal, Disappointing, Indulgent

See it if You have a deep connection to the topic of Down's Syndrome.

Don't see it if Indulgent road trip plays annoy you.

100
The Lucky Ones
East Village
Ambitious, Resonant, Great staging

See it if A powerful personal story told with imagination and great music by a flawless ensemble in an iconic venue. Powerfully thoughtful and moving

Don't see it if You are looking for a traditional musical.

95
Yerma
Upper E Side
Great staging, Great acting, Edgy

See it if Stunning acting and staging in a powerful and harrowing evening.

Don't see it if Women's issues written by a man annoy you.

91
During previews
Transfers
West Village
Profound, Riveting, Funny

See it if Smart and entertaining theater with brilliant performances about getting out of The Bronx and into college.

Don't see it if I can't think of a reason.