Three sailors with only 24 hour shore leave in New York are swept off their feet by three beautiful New York women for one amazing night, in this classic musical. More…
From the Brooklyn Navy Yard and Coney Island to Times Square and Carnegie Hall, "On the Town" zigzags through New York City as the sailors and the three high-spirited young women they meet chase love, dreams, and each other during an unforgettable day in the city that never sleeps.
See it if you want a good old-fashioned Broadway musical with lots of heart & a ton of great dancing.
Don't see it if you're looking for something more contemporary. This is very much a golden era throwback.
See it if you like great dance numbers & a sweet & accessible love story.
Don't see it if you want something more original & contemporary or dislike long dance numbers.
See it if You don't have much to do. I wasn't even bored, I was straight up annoyed. Tony Yazbeck was under-used. Only notable was Alysha Umphress.
Don't see it if Most famous number was a throw-away. Set/costumes were boring and weirdly modern. Couldn't see actors staged in the audience 10 ft from me.
See it if You love great, big, classic musicals extremely well done. This was a fabulous production.
Don't see it if You don't like classic musical theater.
See it if You want to see some incredible dancing and hear some classic broadway tunes.
Don't see it if You don't like ballets and dance oriented shows. Also the show was a little slow for a comedy.
See it if You want an intelligently staged, delightful throwback to what Broadway once was.
Don't see it if You need a long plot or something with clear conflict, climax and resolution.
See it if If you love obnoxiously long ballet numbers and love white-bread classic musicals with hammy acting;
Don't see it if If you're looking for something meaningful that has a much more detailed storyline;
See it if you love a good old fashioned musical with wonderful performances and jaw dropping dance.
Don't see it if you do not enjoy dance heavy shows.
See it if love a good Leonard Bernstein score. wonderful dancing. Great standards. I wanted to love it but the production lacked 'something'.
Don't see it if and older, somewhat dated musical is not your thing.
See it if You enjoy classic old school musical theatre with big production numbers. Gorgeous dancing, family friendly.
Don't see it if You're not a fan of old school musicals.
See it if You like catchy songs and fabulous dancing. You live in or love NYC. You think sailors are fun.
Don't see it if You're not into classic Broadway musicals. You don't like NYC.
See it if you enjoy large, classic Broadway productions! Dancing is superb! Huge orchestra! Not a weak link in the cast. A beautiful revival!
Don't see it if the post golden age of Broadway does not interest you.
See it if you want a classic feel-good musical that is period and laden with tap-numbers
Don't see it if you're looking for something of real substance, dislike dance breaks, want something memorable
See it if You like a joyful rendition of a classic show and songs, ala Bernstein/Comden & Green. Worth the price of admission just for "NY, NY."
Don't see it if Older shows with classic scores are not something that excites you.
See it if you want a quirky musical with wonderful dance sequences.
Don't see it if you want an elaborate storyline.
Also Tony Yazbeck has an amazing voice and was wondering playing the role.