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You Can't Take it With You

Members say: Funny, Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Hilarious

About the show

James Earl Jones stars in this comedy about a freethinking family and the mayhem that ensues when their daughter's fiancé brings his straight-laced parents over.

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The Sycamore family is a happily eccentric gang of snake collectors, cunning revolutionaries, ballet dancers and skyrocket makers. But when the youngest daughter brings her fiancé and his buttoned-up parents over for dinner, that’s when the real fireworks start to fly.



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100
Delightful, Great acting, Masterful, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if You love a large old fashion comedy. You want to see some awesome actors unleashed with awesome writing.

Don't see it if You only like drama.

100
Original, Delightful, Great acting, Quirky, Hilarious

See it if You enjoy great acting, clever stage gimmicks, a great set, and side splitting hilarity!

Don't see it if You are looking for a musical.

100
Delightful, Great acting, Relevant, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if This show is fantastic, James Earl Jones alone justifies the price of entry.

Don't see it if you dislike old-school plays, hate family values and heartfelt messages.

100
Must see, Profound, Quirky, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if you love a comedy with a lot of heart and a lot of meaning.

Don't see it if you don't like to have a good time and enjoy kicking puppies.

96
Great acting, Great writing, Dated, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if You want a classic comedy excellently cast and produced full of laughs.

Don't see it if Can't think of a reason

95
Funny, Delightful, Great acting, Quirky, Dated

See it if you like screwball comedy - there's plenty of it to have your belly aching with laughter!

Don't see it if you just want to see kittens - they're only on stage for a moment! Or, if you don't like screwball comedy.

95
Funny, Clever, Entertaining

See it if Great acting, really funny and a great show.

Don't see it if If you don't like funny shows.

93
Enchanting, Quirky, Refreshing, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if you want to see a great ensemble cast, a charming story, and an exquisite set

Don't see it if you don't want to feel the warm fuzzies

90
Great acting, Quirky, Refreshing, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You're a fan of classic, farcical, 1930s Broadway comedies, or just quirky family comedies, and want to see a great cast.

Don't see it if You prefer more serious theater, or more modern, edgy comedies.

90
Funny, Quirky, Refreshing, Hilarious, Fluffy

See it if You want to see a big and talented cast being ridiculous and having fun as the most dysfunctional of families.

Don't see it if You want serious theatre. This is just a good time.

90
Delightful, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if great comedy in the hands of a masterful cast leaves you wanting more. Still relevant and touching today as when it was written.

Don't see it if zany comedies that make you rethink life aren't for you.

90
Delightful, Intelligent, Entertaining, Great staging, Fluffy

See it if Wonderful ensemble cast, beautiful staging, fascinating family members. All their quirks and flaws. Lots of laughter. Julie Halston

Don't see it if You only like cutting edge new humor, fast paced, wise cracking.

89
Delightful, Refreshing, Hilarious, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if you enjoy silliness and laughing. So fun and upbeat. The set was magnificent!

Don't see it if No reason not to see it. It was delightful.

87
Funny, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you like classic plays.

Don't see it if you want something more contemporary.

87
Funny, Clever, Riveting

See it if love a revival!

Don't see it if classic comedies aren't your thing.

85
Delightful, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You want to see a lighthearted show with excellent acting and a nice set.

Don't see it if You want something serious.

84
Funny, Original, Delightful, Dated, Entertaining

See it if You love classic American comedies.

Don't see it if You don't like lighthearted, dated fare.

84
Funny, Delightful, Romantic, Hilarious, Entertaining

See it if You like a real good story and characters, a good time.

Don't see it if You can't

82
Funny, Original, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Entertaining

See it if you like James Earl Jones

Don't see it if you prefer musicals

82
Funny, Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You want to have a light, fluffy, and funny evening at the theatre. It's a funny family all can connect to.

Don't see it if You don't like plays.

81
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if You come from a dysfunctional but loving family.

Don't see it if You come from a dysfunctional but unloving family

80
Funny, Refreshing, Entertaining, Cute, Adorable

See it if it was all about Annaliegh Ashford as far as I was concerned. Hilarious and talented woman.

Don't see it if you don't like a farce.

80
Delightful, Enchanting, Must see, Hilarious, Great staging

See it if You love quirky family comedies and hilarious plots.

Don't see it if You hate to laugh.

78
Funny, Delightful, Overrated, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You like comedies with good casts.

Don't see it if you are more of a musical or intense drama person.

77
Funny, Great acting, Dated, Entertaining

See it if you like a great cast.

Don't see it if you don't like dated theatre.


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