National Theatre's acclaimed revival of Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork comes to Broadway starring Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield. Winner of six 2018 Tony Awards, including Best Play Revival of a Play. More…
America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. This new staging of 'Part One of Angels in America, Millennium Approaches,' and of 'Part Two, Perestroika' had its world premiere last year in a sold-out run at the National Theatre in London.
See it if You want to see a riveting production of a surprisingly timeless show.
Don't see it if You cannot sit through a long show (with both parts it's 7.5+ hours total) and dislike stories with intense themes (AIDS, addiction, etc)
See it if you want to see stunning performances. A thought provoking play that inspires laughs and tears.
Don't see it if You don't want to sit through an 8 hour theater experience or if you are bothered by nudity or graphic language.
See it if You want to see a masterful production of a watershed play about an important topic.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with shows about gay life, nudity and profanity.
See it if you want to experience an ambitious staging of this classic play, written way ahead of its time, it turns out. Cohn is now a proxy for Tr-mp
Don't see it if you can't focus for close to 8 solid hours or stay off your phone throughout this theatrical experience. & don't bring peanuts & crunch them
See it if You enjoy a great work of art. If you wish to be profoundly be moved by a masterpiece in storytelling performed by a wondrous cast.
Don't see it if You have a heart of stone.
See it if You are interested in this important work and you don’t mind sitting through 8 hours or material that could better be conveyed in 6 hours.
Don't see it if You are looking for more than a few meaningful moments, are turned off by hours of people yelling want a spectacular angel intro.
See it if See the performance of the year-Andrew Garfield in Kushner's brilliant play about the Aids epidemic with sadness, fantasy & humor.
Don't see it if you don't want to deal with this difficult subject. Don't want to spend your time at 2 long performances.
See it if You have not see it ... It was great to see young people in the audience who were not born when the play takes place
Don't see it if Gay characters and how politics impacts them is not of interest to you
See it if Love amazing acting and wonderful story line. It's a wonderful cast headlined by Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane.
Don't see it if If you are unable to sit through two different parts.
See it if you want to see a truly epic work, beautifully staged, with some great acting.
Don't see it if you don't want to sit through a lot of didactic portions; you're disturbed by illness/blood on stage
See it if American theatre at its best - epic in breadth, darkly hilarious, tackling almost (but not quite) more than any one show can handle
Don't see it if You're looking for something light and/or short (this is NOT the 90 minute play that seems to populate theatre today)
See it if You want to experience a once-in-a-lifetime revival, of a totally unique American play. Great staging, great acting, moving beyond belief.
Don't see it if If you do not have the patience for 7-some hours of intense, thoughtful nonstop words or you were not fan of this play the first time around
See it if for Nathan Lane's and Andrew Garfield's performances alone, great set and lighting design, and great pacing
Don't see it if you don't like blood, full male nudity, discussions about the AIDs epidemic in the 1980s, surrealism, or long plays
See it if You enjoy epic pieces of theatre with profound subject matter
Don't see it if You can't sit for the entire performance. It is quite long if you see the entire play in one day like I did, but it is quite enjoyable.
See it if you want to see a brilliantly written, conceived, produced and performed piece of theatrical history. Lane and Garfield are perfect!
Don't see it if I can't really think of a reason.
See it if You haven’t. Such a well done production. Great casting, acting, staging is so impressive. Kudos to the stage crew.
Don't see it if You have a short attention span or are close minded.
See it if you want to experience theatrical greatness in both staging and acting.
Don't see it if you think Cats is a great show or if you're not willing to think about some of life's hard issues
See it if You want to enjoy a truly great theater-at-its-best experience: a phenomenal and riveting play, great cast, wonderful staging. Transporting
Don't see it if You don’t have 8 hours (the time flies by: not one minute of it slow).
See it if you are looking for a truly bold and unafraid piece of theatre; if you want to see a cast act their BUTT off
Don't see it if you aren't ready to commit some time to this production - BOTH parts; if you can't handle metaphors or overarching themes
See it if you want to see a modern classic. The acting is great and the play is as important today as it was in the 90s.
Don't see it if you're looking for a light show. It's probably not great for small kids. The themes are heavy and require some serious digestion.