The viral musical hit comes to Broadway. An edgy, comic look at coming of age in the digital age, through the lens of sci-fi films of the 50s, horror flicks of the 80s, and teen movies of the 90s. (Previous Reviews) More…
Jeremy Heere is your average, nothing-special teenager at Middleborough High in nothing-special New Jersey...until the day he finds out about 'The Squip.' A tiny supercomputer inside a pill. Swallow one and a personalized voice will tell you how to dress, how to speak, how to…become cool. Thus begins a journey that pits Jeremy's desire to be popular against his struggle to remain true to his authentic self.
See it if You are a fan of the modern teenage musical. You enjoy movies of the 70s-90s and clever lyrics.
Don't see it if You are not a fan of the modern teenage musical. You prefer classics and not edgy story lines.
See it if You enjoy something a little quirky and out of the box and you can relate to adolescents.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy shows that are pure fun. You have to be able to enjoy some silliness or forget it.
See it if You identify as or want to understand millennials. Set in high school, commenting on social media, gossip, peer pressure and identity.
Don't see it if There's really no reason to NOT see a show but, this piece speaks to a specific audience. See what's on their minds. Go see it.
See it if You have a tween or teen you'd like to introduce to Broadway.
Don't see it if You get annoyed sitting in a theater win an at times overly enthusiastic crowd who know every word of the score before entering the theater
See it if You're intrigued by the hype and want to try something new. You want to see great performers.
Don't see it if You're looking for something deep and emotionally-resonant, you don't like loud situations, you're not a teen yourself
See it if If are a junior high student (other than the constant references to sex and drugs) or really love sets and costumes which were very clever.
Don't see it if You want something that's profound, deep in any way, or with an engaging score. The cast did give it their all but it just wasn’t good.
See it if Your 8-17. (The Prom, Mean girl, Dear Evan 100 times better)
Don't see it if Your over 17. So boring and such a dumb concept. A teen takes a pill to become cool in high school. What the heck!?!
See it if Young people who do not yet have a depth of taste will enjoy it.
Don't see it if The show is not innovative, and it's a bit misogynistic. Besides that, the score is not great.
See it if you have any enjoyment in watching stories about the typical high school tale with a pleasant mix of science fiction that resonates with all
Don't see it if you have no interest in science fiction and are not a fan of modern scores for broadway musicals
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