'Hairspray', based on the 1988 film of the same name, is the story of a young girl in Baltimore, who uses dance to find fame and friendship. More…
Baltimore, 1962. Tracy Turnblad is a big girl with big hair and an even bigger dream: to dance her way onto national TV, and into the heart of teen idol Link Larkin. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for integration.
See it if if you like a Grease type of show, good songs, good staging.
Don't see it if your not into PC, I'm okay, your okay, let s sing kumbia. It s overly campy and not relevant to what is being portrayed here.
See it if It was a big show but I didn't understand what all the fuss was about. It was my first time seeing Jackie Hoffman so that was great!
Don't see it if I did not like this show very much when I saw it back in 2002 (or so).
See it if you are looking for a fun show that also tackles relevant issues and ultimately leaves you dancing in the aisles!
Don't see it if you are bringing young kids. There are some adult themes and situations.
See it if Leave sad at the door. All around, what night (or day) at the theater should be: fun. Fierstein, Morrison, Hoffman, Bundy and Butler.
Don't see it if Feeling unwelcomed to the 60's
See it if are a fan of John Waters, Baltimore, and Harvey Fierstein, Matthew Morrison, or Clarke Thorell. Also if you like rhythm and blues
Don't see it if you're offended by drag, slight raunch, or loud music
See it if inspiring and captivating.It takes all your attention.Exuberant,ebullient and high-spirited.You will leave the theater energetic and joyful.
Don't see it if no reason to skip this show.See it!
See it if you want to see a big, FUN, family-friendly show with timeless themes & a first rate score that's nothing short of infectious.
Don't see it if Hmm. I don't know why you wouldn't see this. There's nothing not to like. It's a modern classic that has something for everyone. Perfection.
See it if You like a straight up good musical with catchy rock music. Great balance of dance, dynamic plot, and entertainment.
Don't see it if Don't see the movie musical first. It got in my way watching this. Or if you're thrown by the civil-rights inspired plot.
See it if I was able to c this w/ several different casts but the show always stayed strong!! It basically brought out the best in everyone involved!
Don't see it if Don't c it U don't like seeing a man in drag or if U did not like the interracial theme, or if U didn't like the musical film that followed
See it if you want to have fun. It's super energetic. The songs will get stuck in your head. Appropriate for all ages.
Don't see it if you want a serious play/musical. It deals with real issues like racism, but in an upbeat, accessible way.
See it if you want a fun show that'll leave you happy and singing along. Great for families, kids, and visitors.
Don't see it if if you want something more intellectual, darker, or edgier