See it if you are a Leslie Kritzer fan (she is AMAZINGLY HILARIOUS), if you're OK with sitting through a so-so musical for a few great songs.
Don't see it if you want to see great theater, if you long for a great score or great storytelling.
See it if you love shows that fully create a world with beautiful storytelling, if you love shows that are a bit moody and whimsical.
Don't see it if you want something super commercial or upbeat, if you have a short attention span.
See it if you love shows about teenagers and enjoy pop songs even if they don't really fit in the show.
Don't see it if you're obsessed with the movie and are hoping it will be as good; if you're looking for a well-constructed musical.
See it if you want some great performances in a show that's engaging and beautiful at times. If you can forgive some moments that don't quite work.
Don't see it if you're not forgiving of material that is uneven. If you're only interested in seeing something that's fully baked.
See it if you want to be moved. If you love great acting and storytelling.
Don't see it if you don't want to see two women kissing or shows with Jewish themes. Don't see if you want something light and fluffy.
See it if you want to see some innovative theater and innovative music-making. If you enjoy shows that are offbeat.
Don't see it if You want to be really moved, if you only enjoy conventional theater.
See it if you want to see great acting across the board, if you're intrigued by family dramas and dynamics, if you want something exciting
Don't see it if you really don't like dramas, if you want something very splashy
See it if you love Patti LuPone and/or Christine Ebersole. If you like stories where you'll learn something about history
Don't see it if you want to see a show with characters that are three-dimensional. If you're expecting Patti and Christine to have a lot of scenes together
See it if you think it's hilarious when shows go wrong! If you want a light evening at the theater with lots of laughs
Don't see it if you're looking for something deep or serious. if you don't like plays about plays
See it if you enjoy comedy that can be a little silly but very masterfully performed, enjoy murder mysteries, like to laugh
Don't see it if you don't like interactive audience participation situations, you are looking for something that will deeply affect you
See it if you love great acting & top notch musical theater performances. The cast was incredible, especially Stephanie J. Block and Brandon Uranowitz
Don't see it if you don't enjoy shows that are a little dated or shows about personal relationships and problems, you don't want to see same-sex kissing
See it if you love to laugh, aren't easily offended, love musicals. It's super funny, clever, and still fresh.
Don't see it if you are easily offended or very conservative.
See it if You like big Broadway musicals with wonderful singing, strong female characters. Funny and exciting.
Don't see it if You don't like splashy musicals or prefer more subtle story-telling.
See it if you love the music of The Temptations (and who doesn't?), if you don't mind storytelling that is a big cliched to get to all those numbers.
Don't see it if you want something truly profound or thought-provoking, if you don't like jukebox musicals.
See it if you love musical comedy! The performances are hilarious, the songs are super fun, and if you're a softie like me, you'll also cry. So fun!!
Don't see it if you want something super moody or artsy that is going to change the state of theater. Don't see if you're homophobic.
See it if you want to experience a very innovative, honest, thrilling theatrical experience that values honesty over spectacle.
Don't see it if you don't like getting spooked
See it if You want to see some amazingly talented children light up the stage and steal the show! Super fun music at times, too.
Don't see it if you like theater that is thought-provoking or unexpected. (The show is a bit cliched and silly.) Don't see it if you want something deep.
See it if you want to see great acting of a contemporary play about young people
Don't see it if you're going to be annoyed by a single person whining about the fact that he can't find love
See it if you like smart writing, are open to being touched, moved, and even changed by a show. If you like musicals and romantic comedies
Don't see it if you don't like musicals or are very jaded
See it if you like contemporary musicals that are very ensemble driven with actors playing multiple characters. If you appreciate interesting staging
Don't see it if you're looking to get absorbed into an individual person's story. Don't see it if you don't like Irish sounding music
See it if you want to see a fresh, engaging new musical with some of the best acting and singing possible.
Don't see it if you don't like contemporary/pop/rock music, don't like stories about young people and social media.
See it if You like beautiful, honest, simple storytelling with incredible vocals! You like stories that will emotionally effect you.
Don't see it if You don't like stories that are sad at times. You don't like belting and riffing.
See it if you enjoy inventive theater that seems very collaborative by nature. True art, exciting, beautiful, (and I am generally bored by plays)
Don't see it if you hate theater or have no appreciation for imagination
See it if you love to laugh, don't mind off-color humor, love musicals. It's really a perfect musical, very original and hilarious with a message
Don't see it if you are easily offended