Broadway legend Chita Rivera stars in the historical final collaboration between Kander and Ebb and book writer Terrence McNally in this musical adaptation about greed and revenge. More…
Claire Zachanassian, the world's richest woman, returns to her financially depressed hometown to find the man who captured her heart, cast her aside and shattered her dreams. What Claire does next shocks the town to its core: offering them a new leave on life and a return to their prosperity of old, if they kill the man who abandoned her years ago. This is the tale of the lengths one woman goes to win back lost love, proving that revenge is truly the best revenge.
See it if you like darker musicals and are able to easily scan a stage to follow the characters who are talking ect.
Don't see it if trigger warning, and a dark story line
See it if You love Kander and Ebb and are willing to forgive them for not being at top form.
Don't see it if Don't see this unless it hadps a performer (like Chita Rivera) and it's probably your last opportunity to see that performer.
See it if you like Chita Rivera and/or Kander & Ebb. If you were curious to see what's been developing since the late 90s. not a whole lot, turns out.
Don't see it if you expect another Chicago or Cabaret. Or even a Spider Woman or a Rink.
See it if you're 1.) an avid fan of Kander and Ebb, 2.) want to see Chita on Broadway, and/or 3.) have a deep appreciation for dark musicals.
Don't see it if you have an aversion for dark musicals (e.g. Assassins, Sweeney Todd, etc). This one's definitely on the darker end of that spectrum.
See it if The show gave a chance to see Broadway royalty Chita Rivera, Roger Rees in his last role Terrence McNally & Kander & Ebb.s last work
Don't see it if the macabre
See it if you love to see a new Kander & Ebb musical. Great story, dark.
Don't see it if you don't like your musicals dark. It's based on a German Expressionist Play.
See it if If you are into a dark comedy with a striking dramatic edge, this show is for you
Don't see it if Don't see it if you don't like Chita Rivera... Which is impossible so just see it
See it if You are an ardent fan of Chita Rivera and the music of Kanter and Ebb.
Don't see it if You want great sets, great props and lively music.
See it if You like thought-provoking, dark, interesting shows--and great music. Kander & Ebb for life!
Don't see it if You like stories where everything is wrapped up in a bow. This is a weird, wonderful show.