New York | 2h 30m | Already closed


From 23 member reviews
Members say: Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Enchanting, Great acting

About the show

The Heights Players present this revival of the Broadway classic about the adventures of a wealthy single woman and her nephew during the Great Depression. More…

Set in New York and spanning the Great Depression and World War II, the story of 'Mame' is full of life's discoveries. Mame Dennis is a woman who truly believes that life is a banquet and lives fabulously with her wealthy friends. But when the eight-year-old son of her late brother arrives to live with her, things change. Together they embark on a series of adventures that transform Mame forever. This classic story is filled with some of the most memorable songs in Broadway history, including 'Mame,' 'If He Walked into My Life,' and 'Bosom Buddies.'

2h 30m | Already closed | The John Bourne Theatre (Brooklyn)

Great singing, Great staging, Great acting, Clever, Delightful

See it if you want to have fun and enjoy a delightful musical comedy. With unforgettable music and lots of the songs are classics. Great dancing.

Don't see it if you saw the film with Lucille Ball, because you already know the story

Also An old school Broadway classic. Lots of dancing, lots of songs. You la... Read more Read less

Delightful, Great singing, Intelligent, Enchanting, Great writing

See it if you believe in free love, free thought and children brought up with little supervision.

Don't see it if you are stuffy, believe in the rules and don't think women should raise children on their own.

Great staging, Great acting, Great writing

See it if Like old fashioned musicals

Don't see it if Don't like long shows

Delightful, Enchanting, Funny

See it if You like great classics

Don't see it if You want something new

Dated, Slow, Funny, Entertaining, Dolly-esque

See it if You enjoy hearing those classic Jerry Herman songs like Bosom Buddies, Open A New Window and the title song (natch.)

Don't see it if You are expecting riveting plot points. Guessing they probably felt a bit dated when La Lansbury spoke them way back when.

Slow, Romantic

See it if you love traditional musicals and certainly see a Mame if the lead is world class - the woman playing Mame legit makes or breaks the show!

Don't see it if if you tire easily with a predictable plot

Cliched, Disappointing

See it if You love this old style of musical. Nice to have a strong leading lady, though. Other shows have more catchy music.

Don't see it if Old fashioned is not your thing.

Great acting, Exquisite, Entertaining, Riveting, Must see

See it if you love the old time musicals

Don't see it if you like drama

Entertaining, Funny, Masterful, Must see, Relevant

See it if You want to have a good time.

Don't see it if If you dont enjoy show girls.

Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny

See it if I loved it!

Don't see it if If yoy dontike Lucille Ball

Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing

See it if It was all camp.

Don't see it if loved everything about it.

Hilarious, Great writing, Must see, Refreshing, Quirky

See it if you love to laugh and also want to learn important lessons about people

Don't see it if you like a small amount of adult humor

Clever, Enchanting, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You like classic musicals

Don't see it if You don't like classic musicals

Clever, Delightful, Dizzying, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You like tuneful Jerry Herman scores.

Don't see it if You don't like big production numbers.

Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Quirky, Refreshing

See it if you enjoy historical fiction storylines and the culture of the 1920's celebrated in the form of fantastic music and staging.

Don't see it if you don't like romantic plotlines or coming of age storylines.

Delightful, Funny, Great writing

See it if You love big old grand classic musicals from days gone by, this one is a doozy! It has tremendous songs plus it is truly funny! A true gem!

Don't see it if You hear or read thst the leads are weak. This show has music and acting requirements that needs the skills of top notch performers.

Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You like the classical musical

Don't see it if you hate Jerry Herman musicals.

Enchanting, Funny, Great acting, Epic, Cliched

See it if You love a classic musical

Don't see it if You don't love the classic musicals

Clever, Enchanting, Entertaining, Exquisite, Funny

See it if The timely story was done by several leading ladies and every one they have chosen did a great job

Don't see it if Storyline can sometimes drag on too long

Slow, Overrated, Indulgent, Excruciating, Disappointing

See it if You haven't anything better to do.

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

Entertaining, Funny, Relevant

See it if You like BIG splashy musicals with lots of showstopping numbers.

Don't see it if You like edgy, no hummable songs, if you feel you have to think about what you just saw to understand it


See it if You want to see a great period show.

Don't see it if You don't like a lot of singing.

Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Edgy, Quirky

See it if Like to laugh

Don't see it if Can't tolerate a bit of subliminal undertones

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