See it if You love spectacle, costumes and sets. This show succeeds at staging.
Don't see it if This musical tried to be too clever and because of that, the audience laughed when perhaps a gasp was the more appropriate response.
See it if You love the music and want to know more about who and what it took to be the Temptations. This is so much more than a jukebox musical.
Don't see it if You have never been a Temptations fan if such a operson even exists.
See it if You are a Glenn Close fan. Seeing her in anything is not to missed. Great idea for a play but the contempory language jarred.
Don't see it if You're not a Glenn Close fan or dislike religious themed plays.
See it if If you enjoy psychodrama and theater that explores patriarchal attitudes and ensuing tragical events
Don't see it if Plays that end abruptly with the stage going black drive you bonkers
See it if This is a theatrical triptych. Three views of a disastrous dinner party and the impact of small quotidian decisions in the characters lives
Don't see it if You prefer plot driven plays. This is a play that examines small events emanating from the worst dinner party ever x 3.
See it if You adore Stochard Channing as an actor. It’s always a good thing to know how right you are in admiring this actor. She awes.
Don't see it if If you don’t like plays where it’s hard to pinpoint the blame for disfunction. This is a thoughtful play that makes you think.
See it if if you love great actors chewing though wonderful dialogue. This is a sprawling larger than life play and quite brilliant
Don't see it if you are tired of plays set in Northern Ireland that end with unspeakably bloody tragic endings. Yes I'm thinking of you Cyprus Avenue
See it if This play is theater crack. Another smart, intelligent play from master playwright Tom Stoppard.
Don't see it if you already know you don't like Tom Stoppard plays but if you haven't seen one - go see it.
See it if you love classic musicals and Rogers and Hammerstein. I loved this revival, staged in a spare yet authentic true to its core manner.
Don't see it if If you're not a Rogers and Hammerstein fan. But if you are, set yer'self down and settle in for a delightful evening
See it if you love and appreciate the icons among us. This is a strong cast but Elaine May shines for her expert comic timing and nuanced performance
Don't see it if the issues of aging and family crises surrounding those issues make you uncomfortable.
See it if you like plays that grapple with the gray areas. Everything has changed - nothing has changed.
Don't see it if you can't bear being more politically depressed.
See it if You are a Bedlam fan and want to see everything they do. This was mostly disappointing interspersed with some brilliant moments
Don't see it if you are not a major Bedlam fan. This one was tedious, slow and too long.
See it if you love Tennessee Williams. It's a rarely revived play lovingly directed by Austin Pendleton with four actors who do it justice.
Don't see it if you are not a Tennessee Williams fan.
See it if you love physical comedy. This is a scripted improv with many pop culture nods. Some of it funny, some not so much.
Don't see it if If you expect a comedy about a historical event to be historically accurate.
See it if for the great acting by one man realizing grace in the quotidian recitations of his life before the unspeakable tragedy of WWI. Powerful!
Don't see it if need to see only frothy comedies right now to maintain equanimity.
See it if If you like to see good actors do their best with difficult confusing material in a short play.
Don't see it if If you have strong feeling about plays possessing some semblance of a plot.
See it if You love taut well written drama. I will be watching for more plays by Daniel McCoy. I saw his DickPix as well. Both excellent.
Don't see it if sexual assault is a trigger issue or you are homophobic.
See it if This play upends conventions in a very insidious way. It's the outsiders view of these conventions that packs the punch.
Don't see it if You want to stay asleep to the questions of privilege that this play raises.
See it if you love to see talented performers. This is a great cast but the book is weak and there are only a couple of standout songs
Don't see it if you lack patience. Its rather long. I was tempted to leave but glad I didn't. The second act is better.
See it if You love theater that shows you other view points, different ways of seeing. This is a play I will mull over for some time. Brilliant.
Don't see it if It is a disquieting show, particularly for White people. If that makes you uncomfortable, it's not for yoju
See it if If you want to be the first to see something by one of the greats before they got all famous. Ambitious and brilliant
Don't see it if Brutal honesty about sexuality and body issues are a complete turnoff
See it if You like seeing rarely performed musicals. The dancing is stellar and the cast and orchestra turn in stellar performances
Don't see it if It's dated, misogynistic and annoying to sit through
See it if You like plays with actors that can really chew through a scene This is written by a playwright that will only get better
Don't see it if Male nudity bothers you
See it if I thought it was just great fun. The gender switch of having the band members played by females worked well. It was also educational.
Don't see it if If you never loved Rock music
See it if You like plays that explore rehabilitation and want to learn more how halfway houses work
Don't see it if If pschodramas that end abruptly with the stage going black drives you bonkers
See it if you loved the movie. Amy Heckerling herself wrote the book and the lyrics to songs from the 90s for the score. Loved it!!
Don't see it if you were not a fan of the 1995 film or prefer serious subjects in musicals
See it if I would see any play by Lynn Nottage. And, she never disappoints. Nor did she.
Don't see it if This is hard for me - I'm too much of a fan
See it if You like bright cheerful predictable Broadway musicals
Don't see it if You can't bear disappointment. This musical could have been so much more. It had the talent, a great idea for a musical but lost its way.
See it if You love brilliant theater. Each word, gesture and look is precisely calibrated and so affecting.
Don't see it if Monologues are not for you or you prefer more plot driven plays
See it if You want to see McTeer tear into the role of the Divine Sarah. She is magnificent. Great cast and sharp relevant writing galore.
Don't see it if you want a play with a strong plot. That is not this play. This play is sword play both literally and figuratively.
See it if You love smart funny and sly plays that have important things to say and leave you thinking. I want to see more from this playwright.
Don't see it if If you hate political correctness. I found the characters bumbling PC efforts both endearing and educational. Respect.
See it if If you love opera trivia and anecdotes about Wagner's life.
Don't see it if You like realistic portrayals of historic characters or are looking for something to make you think or gain a different perspective
See it if you love the two leads. I do and saw it for that reason. Ir was better than I expected but falls into the "why" make this a musical.
Don't see it if you didn't like the movie or if great songs are important to you in a musical.
See it if You love witty smart theater performed by actors at the top of their game. You will be missed A.R. Gurney
Don't see it if You just want to see over the top Broadway productions.
See it if you love Lois Smith. I do and that for me was enough to want to see this multi- themed confusing play based on Job. The cast is excellent
Don't see it if You prefer more linear plays.
See it if You love GBS plays and actors capable of rendering his dense thicket of words into melody and meaning. A classic even more relevant today.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy long wordy plays with a heavy dose of Britishness. Pluses for me but not to everyone's liking.
See it if You love a great monologue. One monologue blew the audience away causing applause mid act. Worth seeing to just experience that monologue.
Don't see it if You don’t care for florid language and melodramatic characters. That’s me but I did enjoy this play. Give it a chance to work it’s magic.
See it if If you like smart and witty.It's a wise look at harassment, gender identity, artistic integrity,internet fame. Great actors. Loved it!
Don't see it if you wholly identify as a right wing conservative cisgender. This is not your play. Go see a Disney musical.
See it if Be still my theater geek heart. It was better than I thought it could be possibly be. I especially loved the discussion of preservation.
Don't see it if If you have time and interest- this is a must go to tour.
See it if You like plays that take you to dark places. We follow a path of absurd lunacy driven by long simmering prejudice to the ultimate horror
Don't see it if You can’t bear violence even with great writing and performances
See it if I didn't expect this to work but it does. It's great! And, like its title, it works on so many different levels. Great ensemble of actors!
Don't see it if Ya gotta love the source material so not for the "I hate Shakespeare" contingent