'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 you want to smile for an entire show. Great music and dancing. A instant classic. Relevant. Fun. My face hurt from smiling.
Don't see it if Can't think of a reason you shouldn't see it. It's a great night of theatre. The sets. The costumes.
See it if Hairspray is phenomenal! It is an absolute must see. The songs are memorable, the characters are interesting, and you'll have tons of fun!!!
Don't see it if Racism bothers you. Other than that, go see it!
See it if You love the 60s! If you're into big musical numbers that'll be in your head for days then this is the show for you.
Don't see it if You aren't into happy, quirky musicals that make you want to dance every time the music starts
See it if this is the first broadway show I've been to and i loved fit. Harvey Fierstein is Amazing. this show got me into theatre
Don't see it if you don't want to have a fun time at the theatre
See it if You enjoy and dance heavy, high energy show. The show deals with a serious issue but approaches it and an entertaining way.
Don't see it if You do not want to watch a show that deals with issues in the 60s. So people may not enjoy the mix of segregation with funny songs and dance
See it if hits on themes of race and "fitting in" with humor and fluffy songs - fun while cheering for the underdog. Hilarious, campy songs!
Don't see it if you're expecting "reality" and seriousness... this is pure fun and camp. Hope they revive it soon!