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93%
(2058 Reviews)
Positive
97%
Mixed
2%
Negative
1%
Members say
Entertaining, Great singing, Edgy, Absorbing, Great acting

About the Show

This groundbreaking musical about poor young artists in New York City's Lower East Side during the AIDS/HIV crisis won the Tony Award for Best Musical as well as The Pulitzer Prize for Best Drama.

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913 Reviews | 929 Followers
75
Dated, Cliched, Entertaining, Good, Great singing

See it if you like rock or AIDS stories. Talent was great. Most songs aren't memorable

Don't see it if you don't like rock. The issue felt dated and better explored elsewhere.

888 Reviews | 1017 Followers
72
Entertaining, Edgy, Overrated

See it if You like loud modern rock musicals or are interested in the AIDS epidemic.

Don't see it if You don't like rock musicals

1085 Reviews | 265 Followers
79
Edgy, Intelligent, Overrated, Raunchy, Thought-provoking

See it if I thought it was a good musical not great. Riding on the coat tail of Le Miz, this show talks about people who chose to live like this where

Don't see it if Le Miz dealt with poor people who wanted change. This subject matter can be disturbing to many, so it is not for everyone.

1015 Reviews | 420 Followers
95
Intelligent, Must see, Profound, Resonant, Great singing

See it if You want to see one of the greatest American musicals ever! Truly a classic. Touches the heart and soul.

Don't see it if You're a republican!

546 Reviews | 1879 Followers
100
Masterful, Original, Must see, Profound, Relevant

See it if Well, it's an absolute must see show

Don't see it if you are conservative.

635 Reviews | 237 Followers
90
Entertaining, Ambitious, Great writing, Original, Relevant

See it if You are interested in seeing an important work from the 1990s.

Don't see it if You can't stand rock musicals.

505 Reviews | 729 Followers
100
Great writing, Masterful, Must see, Profound, Resonant

See it if you love a great score and a moving, profound story of love and friendship.

Don't see it if N/A (See it!)

488 Reviews | 316 Followers
56
Excruciating, Disappointing, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you want to see this big hit. I realize I am in the minority but I just didn't like this show when I saw it back in around 2001 or so.

Don't see it if Again, I know I am in the minority but I just didn't enjoy the music.

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