CF59

New Haven
About:  NYC transplant and theatre enthusiast
Reviews (11)
95
Powerful, Intense, Relevant, Intelligent

See it if you are curious about the story behind the Broadway show where the company was arrested for indecency!

Don't see it if you like a breezy, good time, forget your troubles-type of evenings at the theatre.

89
Great staging, Indulgent, Raunchy, Hilarious, Funny

See it if you don't mind wholesale lampooning of western religion and culture

Don't see it if you are overly religious or uncomfortable with broad and offensive humor

80
Sappy, Predictable, Quirky, Delightful, Ambitious

See it if you grew up playing Mario Bros and questioning the motivations of the various characters

Don't see it if you did not enjoy Disney's Wreck It Ralph or derivative playful musical theatre pieces riffing on pop culture.

90
Original, Relevant, Invigorating, Absorbing

See it if You have a good sense of humor about religion, relationships and S&M

Don't see it if You take your beliefs, your marriage or Fifty Shades of Grey too seriously

65
Trite, Delightful, Insipid, Sappy, Trivial

See it if you know someone in the cast or have to entertain guests from a foreign country.

Don't see it if you are looking for a meaningful evening of theatre.

79
Slow, Feminist, Well acted, Dated, Intelligent

See it if You are a woman who is struggling with the tension between having a career and family.

Don't see it if You are a straight man, unless you bring your wife and her friends.

92
Great staging, Ambitious, Must see, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if you want to introduce friends or family to Broadway

Don't see it if you are uncomfortable being surrounded by a multi-generational audience (who may sing along with the performers)

85
Quirky, Great acting, Invigorating, Intense, Gripping

See it if You know and love the score, composer or star (Sutton Foster)

Don't see it if you are out for a wholesome plot-driven piece

85
Original, Humorous, Intense, Gripping, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy fresh writing, phenomenal talent and challenging, thought provoking drama.

Don't see it if You get squeamish at the sight of blood.

40
Great acting, Ponderous, Arrogant, Disappointing, Ambitious

See it if You are a fan of Jesse Eisenberg

Don't see it if You are squeamish or easily offended.

90
During previews
Powerful, Great acting, Great writing, Gripping, Potent

See it if you care to be enlightened by a master playwright on the persistent racial scars left by apartheid on the lives of South Africans

Don't see it if you are unprepared for the emotional journey behind a seemingly simple portrait of an artist's legacy