Already closed | 2h 15m | Midtown W

On Your Feet! (Broadway)

From 2,412 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Great staging, Must see

About the show

'On Your Feet!' tells the story of Gloria Estefan and her husband, and how two people who believed in their talent, their music and each other created an international sensation. More…

This bilingual musical spans Estefan's early years in Miami as well as her recovery from a broken back in 1990. It features many of Estefan's hit songs, including "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You," "Conga," "Get on Your Feet," "Don't Want to Lose You," "1-2-3," and "Coming Out of the Dark."

2h 15m | Already closed | Marquis Theatre (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (2412)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Great staging, Must see
86
Avg Score

During previews
85
Entertaining

See it if High energy, fun for fans of Gloria Estefan and music of her era. Lots of dancing and even some audience participation.

Don't see it if You don't like the music of Gloria Estefan and her era, or juke box musicals generally.

During previews
91
Delightful, Romantic, Refreshing, High energy, Entertaining

See it if you need your spirits lifted. You will leave the theatre in such a good mood.

Don't see it if you are looking for a provocative storyline

During previews
91
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Great staging, Great dancing

See it if liked Miami Sound Machine, like a good American Story, like to dance and enjoy life, are going out in a group for a night of fun.

Don't see it if I can't think of any reason not to see it.

During previews
70
Entertaining, Slow

See it if you enjoy the music of Gloria Estefan.

Don't see it if you don't mind a slow and slightly dull second act.

During previews
95
Absorbing, Must see, Refreshing

See it if Full of energy and dancing, funny and touching this story talks about enduring and aspiring and accomplishing. But it is lush and colorful

Don't see it if You don't like Gloria Estefan music or you can't appreciate the dreams of immugrants

During previews
100
Delightful, Great staging, Romantic

See it if You love music and the American Dream !

Don't see it if You are not a fan !

During previews
98
Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing, Great acting, Must see

See it if Anyone who likes music will LOVE it! Fastbeat and entertaining!!

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

During previews
100
Great acting, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if Bravo to cast, Directors, Producers,Dance and Music Directors. So proud to see a cast of Latino actors on Broadway. We have arrived.

Don't see it if Excellent , Entertaining. Love that our Salsa music and dance is featured on Broadway for all to experience and enjoy. On Your Feet, Yes

During previews
100
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny

See it if The music, the acting, the staging, EVERYTHING about this show is what Broadway is all about - pure entertainment.

Don't see it if ....you are a BORE.

During previews
85
Delightful, Entertaining

See it if Like Gloria's music!

Don't see it if See it!

For a previous production
92
Delightful, Family-friendly, Romantic

See it if you like Gloria Estefan music, dancing in your seat (and in the aisles), american dream stories and romance.

Don't see it if you don't like Gloria Estefan's music and don't like having a good time.

For a previous production
92
Absorbing, Enchanting, Confusing, Great acting, Masterful

See it if You want to see a riveting plot line that will keep you on the edge of your set. See this if you want to hear great music all around

Don't see it if You want to see a show that is easy to follow along without prior knowledge.


November 5th, 2015
"The recipe may be familiar, but the flavor is fresh in 'On Your Feet!,' the half-formulaic, half-original and undeniably crowd-pleasing musical...But with an often mechanical book, moving through its rags-to-riches paces as if to a rigid percussive beat, 'On Your Feet!' ultimately falls somewher...
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November 5th, 2015
"There’s not much about it to inspire reaction of any kind. A serviceable jukebox musical...Neither Estefan nor her life nor her music are especially dramatically interesting...With the bland diligence of an authorized mass-market biography, Alexander Dinelaris’s script trudges through Estefan’s ...
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November 5th, 2015
"'To say that 'On Your Feet!' is better than most of its ilk is therefore faint praise…The happy news is that in its music and staging it re-creates the excitement of the songs when they were new…Here, in a story about making it big in America by becoming more like everyone else, the form at last...
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November 5th, 2015
"The book here by Alexander Dinelaris is hardly a model of robust dramatic construction…But the story is packed with heart, above all in its tender depiction of the couple's sustaining love.…Musical-theater purists will sniff, but audiences looking for entertainment with emotional uplift will get...
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