See it if you would like to see a charged, engaging show that resonates with today's events.
Don't see it if you are deterred by anything vaguely political. Or you hate good writing.
See it if you would like an already wonderful show staged again and put to a marvelous standard. One of the best remounts ever.
Don't see it if you aren't a fan of 'the classic musical'. If "The Golden Age" of musicals does not interest you, this will probably not hold your attention
See it if you love down-to-earth discussions on life. You enjoy human characters and excellent acting. HIGHLY recommend this show!
Don't see it if you loathe politics and on-the-nose references. Or if you dislike shows that have multiple themes carrying on at once.
See it if you haven't already, it's one of the longest running shows on Broadway. If you love grandieur theatre and pulse-pounding music.
Don't see it if you don't like Andrew Lloyd Webber's music. If you don't like his other shows, this will probably do nothing for you.
See it if you want to start watching Shakespeare. This is probable the best play to get started with.
Don't see it if you don't have any interest in the bard's work and its renditions.
See it if you're looking for a spectacle. The dancing is the best part of this show. A few songs get caught in your head forever too.
Don't see it if you want something actually entertaining. There's no plot, songs drag on, and it is so excruciatingly boring. It's horrible.
See it if you want a classical musical and love Rogers and Hammerstein.
Don't see it if you just don't like Golden Age musicals. It's great but it probably won't change your opinion.
See it if want your heart ripped out. Probably one of the most thought-provoking musicals of our time.
Don't see it if you would prefer to see a silly and frivolous musical. Go see something else that night, but definitely come back and see it later.
See it if want a nice, generally upbeat, fast-paced musical.
Don't see it if you want something to change your life. It's good, but it probably won't change your life.
See it if you haven't seen it before. Who doesn't know Annie?
Don't see it if you want something new. Annie's been out forever, it's not really shocking or bringing anything new to the table nowadays.
See it if you want a hilarious adult version of Sesame Street. Surprisingly good commentary on adult subjects.
Don't see it if It's 'inappropriate'. That shouldn't be surprising, but definitely not an all-family show. Probably best not to bring the kids.
See it if you work in Theatre or just want a funny night. Mel Brooks' writing is always worth your time.
Don't see it if you hate jokes about Gays, Jews, sex, or making fun of the Nazis. Why are watching theatre if you don't like any of that, though?
See it if you want a peek into a broken family's life and how they cope with it. An entertaining drama.
Don't see it if Frankly, the story is kind of hard to follow at times and it can be forgettable. It's hard to fall in love with this show.
See it if you love Golden Age musicals. Truly one of the classics and worth seeing at least once.
Don't see it if It has aged well, but it's still pretty dated at this point. Some people might not enjoy it, but it's still worth seeing.
See it if you want to go through the whole range of emotions. Cabaret is not only a classic but also dark and hilarious at the same time. A must see.
Don't see it if You're easily offended. Stop being a jerk and go see it. It's worth it.
See it if Taming of the Shrew, in most of its iterations, is my favorite Shakespeare piece and I highly recommend you go watch it.
Don't see it if Shakespearean language as a whole can be off-putting to people, but you should still try it out and this is one of the best shows to try it.
See it if This is another musical theatre must-see. If you enjoy musicals, it's almost necessary to see this one.
Don't see it if It feels longer, and it can get a mite confusing - but the clever writing and lyrics make it all better if you can overlook that.
See it if you dig Shakespeare. It is his seminal piece of literature and worth seeing just for the "To be or not to be" monologue.
Don't see it if If you don't understand Shakespeare. If you get confused or focused on the language used you should try it anyway though.
See it if you love musicals. This show is one of the quintessential musicals ever made and it's worth the watch.
Don't see it if you're bringing children. It's probably not the best family show but it's still a fantastic staged play.
See it if you are into horror and intelligent, thoughtful plays. It is, hands down, one of the most thrilling shows I've ever seen on stage.
Don't see it if you are easily offended. It gets into some pretty deep topics, nudity, theological questions, and a horrific rape scene.
See it if you even remotely like Musical Theatre. It is absolutely fun and heart-wrenching at the same time, and it's like a gateway drug for stage.
Don't see it if Even if you don't like it, you get a chance to open your horizons with a pretty tame musical. It's worth going to see.
See it if you enjoy listening to Miss Saigon's original soundtrack.
Don't see it if Honestly this remount is disappointing. The acting is great, but it can't save this otherwise unfortunate production.
See it if you want to watch a modern spin on an ancient tragedy with great moement and stellar acting.
Don't see it if you dislike modern shows. It is very much not a traditional show with few 'old' traditional theatre peeping through.
See it if you like irreverent humor and good music. The show is hilarious and with plenty of raunchy jokes. A must see if you love the soundtrack.
Don't see it if you are EASILY OFFENDED. The creators of South Park made it, so if you don't like their sense of humor you won't like this.
See it if you like Oscar Wilde or want to try his plays. They're oldies but goodies. It's funny with a great plot.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy older shows. If you can't stand drawing room plays this probably won't change your mind.
See it if you want a great performance with humor and heart-wrenching scenes back-to-back.
Don't see it if There's really no reason not to see it at least once, even if people tend to overly hype the show.
See it if you enjoy new takes on the source material. It's an awesome callback, definitely worth the watch just to listen to the songs.
Don't see it if you don't like horror/thriller shows. It's American Psycho after all.
See it if you like Shakespeare and tales of tragedy and woe.
Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare. But it's one of his best pieces ever made, and I've never seen a bad production.
See it if you loved the movie. It's a great and clever musical that takes the source material and runs with it well.
Don't see it if you didn't like the movie. It's great, but it has its flaws.
See it if you want a new comedic musical that makes fun of the greatest writer who ever lived.
Don't see it if you love Shakespeare too much to watch it. Even though it's an irreverent homage to his work.
See it if you enjoy funny musicals set in the 20's .
Don't see it if To me it's cliche, but that doesn't mean it's not worth the watch. It's still hilarious and fun.
See it if you enjoy dance musicals with gorgeous music and one of the best opening songs ever made.
Don't see it if I actually can't think of a reason not to see it. It's a really great musical, go see it if you can!
See it if you love Disney. If you enjoyed the animated movie, you'll love this.
Don't see it if you truly hate Disney for some reason. This show may change your opinion, though!
See it if you want to see a classic musical. Cole Porter's writing is fantastic, and it birthed some of the most popular songs ever written.
Don't see it if Some of the songs do get old quick, but they're witty and warm making you want to come back and listen to it again.
See it if you enjoyed "The Birdcage". It's that but the musical version, and it is wonderful.
Don't see it if I couldn't think of a reason not to see it unless you've seen it too many times already.
See it if you are into Victorian-style dark comedic romps. It's not perfect, but it's still great.
Don't see it if you're looking for something serious.
See it if Sweeney Todd is one of those shows that almost every theatre person knows. Definitely worth the night out.
Don't see it if It's definitely grisly, and if you have issues with loud noises this is not for you.
See it if you like clever word play and great characters. This show will have you laughing and crying in several places.
Don't see it if you're easily offended or homophobic. Penis jokes and gay fathers all around! But if you get easily offended, why are you at the theatre?
See it if Do I need to explain? It's the biggest musical since Phantom of the Opera. Worth the watch just to see it.
Don't see it if If you get the chance to see it, just go see it. You'll like some part of it, I promise.
See it if This show is a classic, and while it builds relatively slow by today's standards, you'll be completely absorbed I promise.
Don't see it if you get bored too easily. It's a great show but tends to drag on if you can't dig in completely.
See it if you're into intelligent but hilarious musicals. It's worth seeing just because of the amazing Fosse dance style in the show.
Don't see it if there's really no reason not to see it. If you get the chance, it'll be in your head for ages.
See it if you enjoy massively clever shows. It doesn't seem like a show that can work on stage but it is gorgeous and keeps you invested.
Don't see it if you aren't into Theatre or don't understand the arts. It's a great show but some people won't see it because of the name alone.