In this new Broadway pop musical, the wives of Henry VIII take the mic to reclaim their identities—remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power. More…
From the show:
Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, SIX the wives of Henry VIII take the mic to reclaim their identities out of the shadow of their infamous spouse—remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power. The female cast is backed by an all-female band, the “Ladies in Waiting.” Songs from the studio album are streamed on average 300,000 per day making it the second highest streaming cast recording in the world.
See it if you're into girl power, British history lite, flashy costumes, want a 75-minute high energy concert-style dose of female empowerment
Don't see it if you're looking for a traditional musical with a plot and single story line
See it if Someone who likes great singing, dancing and costumes. I have the soundtrack and have played it about 100 times. The show is never slow
Don't see it if You do not like singing and dancing and an entertaining show.
See it if very different IClever 6 wives of Henry VIII each sing their own story in a different pop/rock style. Interesting concept.and staging
Don't see it if If you do not like current pop rock music If you prefer linear stories
Also It would be helpful toread about the wives beforehand
See it if You like high-energy shows. It has a feel of a rock concert. It's a lot of fun!! Highly recommend!!
Don't see it if You don't like shows without an intermission. Don't let the idea that it's only 80 mins stop you from seeing this. You'll leave smiling!
See it if Seeing and learning history in a new exciting medium Intrigues you.
Don't see it if You've ever been to a concert and thought "I'd like a little more plot here."
See it if You are ready to hear great singing, a fascinating concept and wonderful staging. This was a joy from beginning to end. Must see.
Don't see it if If you need a traditional Broadway musical sound and script to have a good night at the theater you might not like this modernistic show.
See it if You want a woman-powered, high-energy, brightly lit, well-choreographed, witty and fun evening entertainment (don't have to think too hard.
Don't see it if you don't like your history revved up and made relevant...or you don't like rock-show flash and a few screaming teens nearby
See it if you want a refreshing, poppy, brilliant new musical that breaks boundaries. This show is an empowering anthem for women and everyone else!
Don't see it if you like traditional theatre. This is new, fresh, and will blow you away!
See it if You like girl pop bands, fun historical facts, great dancing, and feminist themes.
Don't see it if You want a classic musical. This is fast paced and written to be more like a concert.
See it if you want a creative, refreshing take on history and how women see themselves. Fun/energetic with a relevant message for all girls/women.
Don't see it if you want to walk away with tunes you can hum on the way home. This is over the top and not your father's musical.
See it if You like catchy pop tunes. This is more of a rock concert than broadway musical. Well performed and funny at times.
Don't see it if You paid a lot of money and expect a full broadway musical. Better fit for off broadway. Lots of groupies screaming and yelling
See it if You would like to learn about history with a pop music score and an amazingly talented cast
Don't see it if You don’t like women empowerment and great pop music sung by amazing singers.
See it if You love 90s britpop, strong female leads, and clever/original songwriting.
Don't see it if You want bang for buck; it's an amazingly fun show, but at 75 minutes, way too short. Consider carefully if doing Broadway on a budget!
See it if You want a fun, insightful show with great lead characters and powerful vocals. This is funny and absorbing, a worthy must-see.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy loud music and use your judgement bringing little kids. There are some more mature themes and no bathroom break
See it if You like pop/r&b music. Like a shorter show without intermission. Like a concert feel. Want to see six amazing singers. Want to laugh.
Don't see it if You like traditional musicals. You like a lot of dialogue. You like intermission. You like quiet shows. You hate fun.
See it if If you like history and pop music. Non traditional show. Interesting concept
Don't see it if If expect a traditional broadway musical. The show is 75 min and a showcase of each wife of Henry VIII Singing about their life.
See it if You want to see a Vegas-style review with loud music & flashy costumes.
Don't see it if You are prone to migraines if exposed to strobe lights like I am. I wore sunglasses to no avail.
See it if you like loud, in your face singing with a whole hell of a lot of attitude. The performers are amazing
Don't see it if you don't care for a modern, retelling of history by a group of strong independent women. Funny and edgy, with a modern soundtrack!
See it if you love fun, upbeat musicals. Without any "real" storyline, this show cleverly tells the individual stories of the wives of Henry the 8th
Don't see it if you're looking for a show with a "real" storyline or something serious
See it if you want to have a little fun and enjoy a silly musical that is almost educational!
Don't see it if You are looking for a dense, groundbreaking, provoking night of theater
See it if you like concerts - this felt just like a concert and I LOVED every second of it! Think Spice Girls, but in the 1500's.
Don't see it if you don't like to have fun. This will make you smile and the songs will be stuck in your head FOR-EVER!!!