See it if you love a play that finds the monster in every closet. Less would have been more. Tennessee Wms knew when to stop; Letts doesn't.
Don't see it if It's worth seeing if you like family dramedies. Eventually, the relentless additions of horrors were tedious. What's the point of the play?
See it if I'm still reeling from this play I think. When it finished my jaw was on the floor the rest of the night. Incredible drama. See it. Just go.
Don't see it if Does deal with adult themes and intense family drama, not the most pleasant of topics. But it's incredible. The movie did not do it justice.
See it if You want to see an incredible piece of contemporary American theatre. 3 hours fly by in a riveting family drama filled with secrets untold.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with family conflict or acerbic mother figures, or you can't sit still for 3 hours.
See it if you like southern gothic, family plays with powerful matriarchs, strong writing, and stellar performances. Very Tennessee Williams-esque.
Don't see it if you like theater that explores societal issues. You're sort of over the private sphere family drama because there are so many, and also why?
See it if you're a fan of contemporary playwrights & really strong writing; or if you like darkly funny, scathing portraits of dysfunctional families.
Don't see it if you want something light & fluffy, or if you don't like long shows (there are 2 intermissions here).
See it if You love fantastic acting in shows about troubled families. You will remember the beautiful amazing set which really adds to the experience
Don't see it if You don't enjoy plays about squabbling, troubled families
See it if I had a really bad seat where the overhang kept me from seeing the 3rd floor of the massive set. Why I did c showed why Steppenwolf is aces!
Don't see it if If U don't like southern dramas & dialects. Lots of drug references (pharmaceutical) and the humiliations your family can inflict on addicts
See it if you want interesting characters in a complex plot that never ceases to surprise you even when you think the twists must be over!
Don't see it if plot twists don't excite you or if you don't like long shows--this one, while masterful, could use some editing.
See it if you love incredibly dramatic and laugh out loud funny family plays with spectacular acting and great writing.
Don't see it if you don't like straight plays, are averse to strong language and adult themes.
See it if You like your family dramas sprawling and epic. Like to be surprised by the plot. Love well written plays.
Don't see it if You cannot sit through a 3+ hour show. Are offended by edgy material.