Over 75 years after Rodgers & Hammerstein reinvented the American musical, this is "Oklahoma!" as you’ve never seen it before – reimagined for the 21st century. Winner of the 2019 Tony for Best Musical Revival. More…
Stripped down to reveal the darker psychological truths at its core, Daniel Fish’s production tells a story of a community circling its wagons against an outsider, and the violence of the frontier that shaped America. Upending the sunny romance of a farmer and a cowpoke, this "Oklahoma!" allows the classic musical – and our country – to be seen in a whole new light.
See it if you hate musicals, especially Rodgers and Hammerstein, and want to see a travesty of the original .
Don't see it if you love the original "Oklahoma!" and don't want to see an agenda-driven version, changing the ending significantly while pretending not to.
See it if You want to see every production of Oklahoma on the planet, and don’t care if this is arbitrarily updated to no purpose.
Don't see it if You expect actors to connect, dislike screeching through songs, want to see dance by dancers, want to enjoy yourself.
See it if you love the original & want to hear those classic songs sung beautifully. Otherwise it's an awful production. Atrocious direction!!!
Don't see it if DON'T SEE IT! One of the worst things I've ever witnessed on Broadway. Performances are great, but it's horribly directed & Self-indulgent!
See it if If you love being beaten over the head with a concept until you pass out, you’ll love this mess of an ego-piece.
Don't see it if Ok so life in pre-state Oklahoma was rough. But there was no contrast in this production to bring it out.
See it if You would enjoy a bad Tim Burton wanna be production or love Mary Testa - the best thing in it
Don't see it if You don't want to see the life blood sucked out of it.
See it if You're interested in seeing some incredible performances from Damon Daunno, Mary Testa & Ali Stroker, and hearing gorgeous re-orchestrations
Don't see it if You don't want to see a big directorial misfire trying to shove a square peg of a show into a round hole of a concept.
See it if you don't love the original show/movie and you want free cornbread and veggie chili
Don't see it if you don't mind sitting thru almost 3 hours of so-so singing and out there interpretation of a classic
See it if If you want to see a total destruction of a classic. The best part was the cornbread during intermission.
Don't see it if You don't want to see a completely bizarre show.
See it if If you like seeing a great show trashed and reduced to an amateur parody! The only reason I gave this 10 and not 0 was Ali Stoker's perf
Don't see it if You value your time and money
See it if ...you want to see the original classic defiled and totally devoid of any production value whatsoever.
Don't see it if ...you love iconic Broadway musicals or if you love Rodgers and Hammerstein. You love great singing, choreography, staging, & set design.
See it if You love the music so much you would suffer through anything to hear it.
Don't see it if You don’t like over the top gimmicks meant to convince you a great show was brought “ up to date”
See it if you have nothing better to do with your life
Don't see it if The dream ballet was moved to the 2nd act since everyone would leave if it ended the 1st. That's a quote from the production insiders
See it if you are curious how such a great classic as Oklahoma can be reinvented for a new audience and totally fall flat.
Don't see it if you have ever seen and loved the "original" show. This will be a terrible disappointment.
See it if Reimagined innovative version of classic groundbreaking musical that is a huge disappointment.
Don't see it if You do not want to be plunged back and forth from complete darkness to bright lights.
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