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La Cage aux Folles

Members say: Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Hilarious, Clever
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‘La Cage aux Folles’, the story of a gay couple who run a drag nightclub, is the only show that has been won The Tony Award for each of its Broadway productions in 1983, 2004, and 2010.

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‘La Cage’ tells the story of Georges, the owner of a glitzy nightclub in lovely Saint-Tropez, and his partner Albin, who moonlights as the glamorous chanteuse Zaza. When Georges' son brings his fiancée's conservative parents home to meet the flashy pair, they attempt to pretend to be straight for one night.

 

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92
Funny, Great acting, Must see, Romantic, Great staging

See it if you love a love story! This one never gets old. Brilliant performance by Doug Hodge. Jerry Herman at his best!

Don't see it if if you can't see passed lots of glitter to appreciate the guts it take to say "I am what I am."

82
Funny, Enchanting, Profound, Romantic, Great singing

See it if you enjoy a beautifully explored gay subject with gorgeous drag queens.

Don't see it if you are offended by gay theatre or disapprove in general

94
Funny, Delightful, Great acting, Intelligent, Entertaining

See it if you vlove theatre

Don't see it if you want to miss something exceptional.

100
Exquisite, Great acting, Masterful, Must see, Great writing

See it if You want to see a show with real heart and awesome songs.

Don't see it if you are homophobic or have no emotions.

99
Funny, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if show is alot of fun laughed the whole time there

Don't see it if you do do not like to have fun

95
Clever, Enchanting, Masterful, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if enjoy a multi talented cast, crew, set design team, costumes (amazing) and ambient hosts at the Rockaway site

Don't see it if the only negative can be if Fort Tilden is too long drive for you

89
Funny, Great writing, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You want a fun and upbeat musical

Don't see it if You do not want a show that has much to do with gays

80
Great acting, Hilarious, Entertaining, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if you never saw a production of this or you are fan of the music and/or the movie.

Don't see it if do not care for fluffy musicals.

80
Funny, Refreshing, Romantic, Dated, Entertaining

See it if you love some gay male angst with your jazz hands

Don't see it if you are afraid of men in heels

63
Funny, Slow, Great dancing

See it if You want to see hot, athletic men kill choreography in heels. You liked the Birdcage and want to see the source material.

Don't see it if You don't have time to languish in a slow story that takes forever to get to the central conflict, then races toward the finish line.

87
Funny, Great acting, Profound, Romantic

See it if You want to come out of the theater skipping, dancing, and singing.

Don't see it if Don't approve of drag or LGBT theme.

81
Clever, Indulgent, Overrated, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You've never seen the show before and enjoy the film The Birdcage.

Don't see it if You think this is going to be an Earth-shattering profound show.

80
Funny, Quirky, Cliched, Dated, Entertaining

See it if You like the story. Want a fun night out with a little depth. Like classic broadway shows with a good spin. :) Interested in LGBT+ history

Don't see it if Offended by LGBT+/Drag. Expect it to be as funny as "The Birdcage." Want characters you are very invested in.

94
Funny, Great acting, Must see, Great writing, Great staging

See it if If you want to experience amazing music, script and story. This show is quirky and very touching

Don't see it if N/A

95
Delightful, Intelligent, Must see, Entertaining, Great score

See it if you love a great musical with amazing story, score, and staging.

Don't see it if if you don't like musicals.

90
Funny, Delightful, Relevant, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if Great tunes, great gams, great time are your thing. Just as relevant today, and a lot of fun.

Don't see it if You are offended by men in drag, I suppose.

70
Ambitious, Overrated, Dated, Entertaining

See it if you are a fan of the original

Don't see it if you don't care about nitty gritty stagings.

98
Profound, Great writing, Entertaining, Great music, Timeless

See it if you're a fan of The Birdcage but never saw any incarnation of La Cage, or you're looking for an unconventional show about FAMILY!

Don't see it if you have an aversion to drag queens... for some reason. Though you'd be crazy to skip this.

85
Funny, Exquisite, Entertaining

See it if closed

Don't see it if closed

90
Original, Delightful, Must see, Refreshing, Hilarious

See it if great show, great music

Don't see it if no reason not to!

55
Disappointing, Slow, Dated

See it if You like musicals with LGBT themes and drag queens.

Don't see it if You are expecting the laugh out loud moments the movie The Birdcage delivered. The show is a bit dated, slow, and not as funny as the movie

100
Funny, Clever, Delightful, Exquisite, Great singing

See it if You love scenery, lots of costume changes, and great music. Good evening fun

Don't see it if You are homophobic

100
Delightful, Intelligent, Relevant, Entertaining

See it if You are alright with homosexual themes. Like romance and comedy; like great music.

Don't see it if You are not alright with homosexual themes.

91
Funny

See it if you enjoy drag.

Don't see it if you can't handle drag and feminine men.

85
Delightful, Great acting, Quirky, Hilarious, Great singing

See it if you like it funny and queer

Don't see it if you hate gays.