See it if you've ever enjoyed old broadway musicals...but want to see them set to a current situation.
Don't see it if you are closed minded about gender fluidity...but you should see it anyone and perhaps open your mind/heart
See it if you like a 'period' piece based ...at least vaguely in true historical fact.
Don't see it if you don't appreciate or believe in the healing power of music....and if you don't love the Louis XIV period history.
See it if you need re-inforcement that the system is broken when it comes to caring for people suffering with varied mental illness.
Don't see it if you are looking for an uplifting 'it'll be ok because people care' closure at the end of the play.
See it if you've read the book. If you haven't I would think it's difficult to fill in the 'blanks'. It's an ambitious to try to stage this classic.
Don't see it if Dystopean scenarios are not your idea of entertainment.
See it if you just need an evening to laugh. Have a cocktail or two and enjoy.
Don't see it if you do not enjoy Benny Hill/Monty Python-esque British comedy. If you just can't get into silly. Lighten up, have a drink and laugh.
See it if you have ever wondered about more than you're own sphere of knowledge of the human experience. Or ever wanted to dance for a living.
Don't see it if you have never tried for something you really wanted and didn't get. You won't be able to relate. Or maybe...you'll start to understand?
See it if you have a heart or if you are needing a reminder that we all are carrying 'stuff'. Plus clever staging and excellent acting
Don't see it if you are expecting huge broadway style musical #s. It's more subdued. Yet effective.
See it if you are a long time fan of musicals and have a working knowledge of Shakespeare.It's very clever and somewhat sneaky sometimes in it's humor
Don't see it if you weren't a fan of Monty Python-esque pace and humor.
See it if you are in the mood 'for something completely different'.
Don't see it if you are expecting the usual Broadway musical. It's trippy. I enjoyed it...my then (in the last production) 10 year old...not so much.
See it if you only can get to one show during your visit. Surprisingly you might need to bring tissues. Set, music, message...all outstanding!
Don't see it if you are not a fan of amazing theater musicals.
See it if you are easily impressed and just want beautiful singing. The young Amelie is pure joy to watch in her debut. (4/11/17)
Don't see it if you want character development or a catchy tune to sing on the way out of the theater. Seats in the Mezz are excruciatingly uncomfortable.
See it if you are a big fan of set design. It was a beautiful production. I just hated the singing of the dialogue/book. left disappointed.
Don't see it if ...um....see it I guess. But don't blow the bank doing it.
See it if You want to leave the theater singing and uplifted. At the end of our performance the audience sang and danced their way out of the theater
Don't see it if you are 'hard-core' closed minded about sexual identity.
See it if you're looking for some serious old school broadway drama.
Don't see it if you can't face the dark side of human nature and the fact that we all devolve to our lesser humanity and cling to our own 'truths'.
See it if you enjoy a serious storyline with music artfully woven in that doesn't leave you feeling low at closing curtain.
Don't see it if you don't want to deal with 'deep issues' ie domestic abuse. Not really for appropriate for kids btw.
See it if you are a literary MAVEN. And versed particularly in Joyce. It will likely delight you the way Shakespeare'people' enjoyed Rotten Tomatoes
Don't see it if you don't have any idea of James Joyce's work . It will be just words at rapid fire pace without meaning to you
See it if you just love Carole King music and appreciate the 'back story' to the music factory days.
Don't see it if you don't want to just see a play that has Carole King music with a story line merely created to carry the music.
See it if you are convinced that Hillary should have won the election and was robbed.
Don't see it if you are steadfast in your opposing political view/s and do not appreciate being 'force fed' an opposing view.
See it if you are looking for the BIG musical of days gone by with a powerful history lesson to boot.
Don't see it if your heart is a piece of coal and you like your war stories to exclude human interest.
See it if you could you use a 'happy' evening out. "a little dance, a little song...a little giggle to go along". Quick moving and COLORFUL.
Don't see it if you hated the movie...or liked the movie and expect it to be just the same. It's pleasantly 'different'.
See it if you enjoy New & creative theater. Dark & hilarious. Kept wondering if there were people in the theater that knew what they were getting into
Don't see it if you are 'born again' or erstwhile highly religious without question.
See it if Quick moving & engaging. Doesn't matter if you've read the book or not. It stands alone. Tech set design was innovative & effective.
Don't see it if If you are expecting 'lavish' set.
See it if you like quick paced comedy with a lot of plot developments and twists.
Don't see it if you don't have a sense of humor or don't enjoy 'british style' comedy.
See it if you are a Disney fan & this is your child's first intro to B'way. Amazing set/costume design. A M A Z I N G. And, you know all the words
Don't see it if you are not a Disney fan. period.
See it if you feel the need to see the 'Classic' and have friends that insist. Music is classic. Sets and staging are awesome.
Don't see it if you are spending a lot of $.
See it if you have a keen sense of humor and can handle strong language and fast paced twisted dialogue. You also need to be a fan of sarcasm!
Don't see it if you cannot take biting sarcastic humor and blatant disrespect/sacrilege.