From 159 member  reviews
Members say: Great singing, Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Delightful

About the show

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.


Member Reviews (159)

MEMBERS SAY:

Great singing, Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Delightful
83
Avg Score

90
Great acting, Funny, Edgy, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You are looking for a fun spectacle with great music. Each character is well developed. There are only 10 songs and they are tight.

Don't see it if If you are looking for a more “traditional” plot structure.

100
Relevant, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Clever

See it if You like Hamilton, strong female characters, concert style settings, simple sets, powerhouse vocals. V cool concept

Don't see it if Don’t go if you dislike modernized stories, be prepared if you are triggered by abuse and violence- it’s mentioned and implied

86
Fluffy, Riveting, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want to have a fun time with a little dose of history.

Don't see it if You're trying to see a real "book musical." This is a concert-style show for sure but it's sheer fun and pays off.

90
Delightful, Enchanting, Great writing, Hilarious, Clever

See it if you like history, feminism, or are looking for a fun night out. This show has something for everyone + has a great message!

Don't see it if don't like pop music, female empowerment, or are looking for a traditional musical

97
Must see, Intelligent, Ambitious, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like an intelligent party. Lots of fun without being condescending. A modern trip down an old Tudor road.

Don't see it if You don't like loud music.

90
Funny, Great acting, Relevant, Great music, Clever

See it if you love Tudor era history, strong women, great music and dancing.

Don't see it if you like traditional "musicals", as this is more like a concert with dialogue in between songs.

Also Six has a fantastic sound track that will be stuck in your head for we... Read more Read less

85
Historical, Intelligent, Resonant, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you love history, female-empowerment, pop music and very fast, rapid, high energy musicals.

Don't see it if You have a small bladder (no intermission), want to have a cheap ticket or hate talented females who are killer singers.

100
Refreshing, Must see, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You enjoy a fast paced musical unlike any that you have seen on Broadway. To learn about history in this way is just amazing. Don't miss it.

Don't see it if If you don't like rock, and you are not ready for a rumbling good time.If loud noise, lights, camera action are not for you.

88
Great singing, Delightful, Entertaining, Clever

See it if If you appreciate history told in an irreverent and witty way.

Don't see it if You expect something more staid.

100
Must see, Intelligent, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like "talented, brilliant, incredible, amazing, show stopping, spectacular, never the same, totally unique" shows

Don't see it if You're a musical theatre purist looking for a classic broadway show and you don't like fun

Also This show is fun from start to finish. It features 6 powerful women wi... Read more Read less

48
Indulgent, Excruciating, Disappointing, Cliched, Banal

See it if If you have the album

Don't see it if Hard to understand lyrics—songs that go nowhere—very loud and irritating

95
Entertaining, Intense, Refreshing, Clever, Great singing

See it if You’re a history fan who wants to see a Fun take on the Tudor Queens. If you want a short, fun, pop music experience this is a good show

Don't see it if You don’t like pop music or you want a more traditional Broadway show. There’s also some discussion of death, abuse, and miscarriages.

95
Quirky, Great singing, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like pop music and history and combo of the two, love powerful vocals and super witty book/lyrics, want an exhilarating super fun time

Don't see it if you prefer linear storyline and plot structures, object to a concert-style show

75
Edgy, Ambitious, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Very interesting. Great singing. Totally enjoyable. You should see it.

Don't see it if I think because I heard how amazing the show was going to be before I saw it, I was a bit disappointed.

80
Refreshing, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if Enjoy a show that modernizes history in a fun, entertaining and musical way. And if you are a fan of female pop stars.

Don't see it if You want a traditional story telling experience. And if you don’t appreciate a show with a female power theme.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Relevant, Refreshing, Great singing

See it if Wasn't like you average broadway musical. It was more like a sing-off but very entertaining and factual.

Don't see it if If you don't like all the women who can rock you!

94
Hilarious, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You like high energy entertainment, great music and a fun experience.

Don't see it if You prefer serious drama.

86
Edgy, Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you like edgy, creative theater that's like a celebrity concert

Don't see it if you can't tolerate loud music, and don't know the modern-day celebrities and their music styles

84
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great writing, Clever

See it if You love pop music!!! This felt like a spice girls concert. Totally fun. Energetic. Entertaining. Totally written for today and witty.

Don't see it if You are not a fan of 1 act musicals. It’s hard to spend so much money on when I consider to be half a show. Just my thoughts on that...

95
Great songs!, Delightful, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if enjoy musicals

Don't see it if you want a lot of dialogue

23
Dumb and loud, Raunchy, Disappointing

See it if If you like raucous noise and manufactured "excitement" and bright lights

Don't see it if you dislike raunchy dumbed-down lyrics that are sloppily sung so the words aren't clear

79
Quirky, Funny, Clever

See it if You want a nontraditional musical about Girl Power with great energy, laughs and score. The Six women performers are wickedly talented.

Don't see it if You dislike the Spice Girls or are bothered by seeing what’s nothing much more than a feel good pop concert with a “storyline”.

Also This will become a cult favorite for women (Like Cage was for Gays). T... Read more Read less

100
Must see, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you love theatre that will empower your soul and make you feel like you can conquer the world.

Don't see it if I think everyone should see this show. It's so joyous and original. We need more original works on Broadway.

Also The show is built on the energy of the audience. The queens are workin... Read more Read less

100
Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if You are a millennial who loves pop music, feminist takes on herstory, and so much glitter.

Don't see it if You are a lame person who only wants sons and likes to behead ladies who can’t give you sons.

92
Resonant, Refreshing, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You want a fun clever nod to feminism and a taste of history

Don't see it if You want a serious night


“Six” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)


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