See it if you enjoy jukebox musicals. This has great 80s and 90s music. The plot is better than most, but it's a low bar to meet!
Don't see it if you don't like jukebox musicals, dislike 80s and 90s music or really want a moving plot.
See it if you're intrigued by a cabaret-style presentation on death and dying which is rather upbeat.
Don't see it if you don't want to see a show about death or if you will be frustrated by seeing "half a show".
See it if you like shows with audience participation, single actor plays and morality stories.
Don't see it if you don’t like single actor shows or morality plays.
See it if three very well written and acted plays. The two new plays show how it is not so easy to dismiss the past as being "in the past".
Don't see it if you don't like thought-provoking or plays addressing prejudices.
See it if This is a classic show with great music and a timeless story - made even more "real" by presenting it in Yiddish.
Don't see it if you don't like reading super-titles or don't speak Yiddish (even German will do).
See it if This is a great NYC Christmas tradition - singing, 3-D effects and the Rockettes! Definitely worth fitting into your schedule.
Don't see it if You don’t like big, variety show-like extravaganzas.
See it if you'd like a well acted portrayal of a very possible set of events. Great study of how we react to fear, hate and injustice.
Don't see it if you want a light play. This explores our motivations for some very raw emotions and reactions to events that are happening all around us.
See it if you've seen a lot of shows - and have an evening open to see a show with some funny bits. The "In Memoriam" piece was great.
Don't see it if you expect a consistently funny show. There are moments, but overall it was just okay.
See it if you'd like a funny and touching personal story of a man's relationship with alcohol - and his eventual determination to be sober.
Don't see it if there isn't much downside to this play. It gets a little preachy at the very end, but otherwise it's solid on all fronts.
See it if you'd like an entertaining combination of reminiscing, story telling and a little stand-up comedy. Not hilarious, but funny and touching.
Don't see it if you don't like one person shows or stand-up.
See it if you're ready for an intense play about intolerance, relationships and family bonds. The acting was fantastic.
Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with plays which address homosexuality, discrimination and/or intolerance.
See it if you'd like a high energy musical with an amazing set. Great job incorporating dozens of hit songs. Not much of a story but who cares?
Don't see it if you don't like musicals or want a strong story. If you didn't like "Glee", you probably want to stay away - there are plenty of mash-ups.
See it if you're ready for a great, but intense show. Excellent writing/acting which shine light on a serious issue and really hold your attention.
Don't see it if you're uncomfortable with tough issues like eating disorders and the family situations which create them.
See it if you'd like a show that's really funny because it's all true. It's a great concept that is well executed.
Don't see it if you don't like improv or audience participation. It's woven into the story well, but some people just don't care for it.
See it if you 'd like some strong performances, creative set design and changes, and some very funny sections.
Don't see it if you don't like old-fashioned musicals. It was first performed in the 196s and takes place in the 1930s.
See it if you want a thoughtful, well-done play about what drives us and the demons we live with.
Don't see it if you want a light show. Also if you don't like a lot of yelling. The characters are rather angry, which can be tough at times.
See it if you're interested in a great portrayal of family dynamics as they address a very serious and traumatic situation.
Don't see it if you want something upbeat. This isn't light entertainment.
See it if you would like to see a very funny stand-up comedian and learn a bit about Judaism at the same time.
Don't see it if you don’t like comedians or would be uneasy with religion-based humor
See it if you want a well written and acted play, updated so it isn't sexist. The feminist emphasis was well done.
Don't see it if If you only want Dracula performed as written. The set was very creative, but minimal, which some people might not like.
See it if You are a fan of Alanis Morissette or at least like her big hits. Or if you’re ready for a show that addresses several of today’s issues.
Don't see it if You don’t care for her music or want something light. It does end on a hopeful note, but it is a tough ride.
See it if you want a fun evening at a show. This is an impressive show for a 0ff-Broadway - original music, great cast and terrific acting.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals or if you only like serious plays.
See it if you'd like a "Cliff Notes" version of several classic Christmas stories.
Don't see it if you're expecting a lampooning of the stories or anything close to a "madcap tour".
See it if you're a fan of the movie and willing to have someone poke fun at it. Like the movie, this keeps moving from scene to scene. Very funny.
Don't see it if you haven't seen the movie or don't like silly parodies. This has more singing than dialog.
See it if you like mentalists. Brown has mastered his craft, but he also has a great stage presence and adds elements to keep if funny,
Don't see it if you don't like mentalist or magic acts on Broadway.
See it if Terrific variety show format with amazing singing and stories. Must see if you’re a fan of Kristin Chenoweth.
Don't see it if You don’t like Kristin or want light entertainment.
See it if you know and like Edgar Oliver. You're intrigued by a very long relationship between two people who seem to want to be alone.
Don't see it if you don't like one-person shows or want something lighter.
See it if very interesting historical play about a story that is well worth hearing. The acting was mixed, but overall it was good.
Don't see it if you aren't interested in - or upset by - stories concerning Nazis and persecution of Jews.
See it if you want a fun musical that is well done on all fronts.
Don't see it if you didn't like the movie or you don't like musicals or dark comedies. This show doesn't have a deep meaning or message.
See it if you are ready for an open and honest recounting of the response a woman and her family have to her being raped.
Don't see it if you're not comfortable with discussions of rape or the sharing of raw feelings. It's draining to watch, but very worthwhile.
See it if This is a well-written, well-acted near monologue (there’s a small “off screen” part) which is both funny and insightful.
Don't see it if You don’t like one-ish man shows or are looking for something light.
See it if an amazing, funny and moving performance. One person shows are challenging, but Alice Ripley keeps you interested the entire time.
Don't see it if you don't like one person shows or topics like gender issues, civil rights or family problems.
See it if you love Meatloaf and especially the Bat Out of Hell album. That is all in here, with strong singing and a great band.
Don't see it if you've had enough post-apocalyptic shows with 80s shoulder pads and shiny clothes OR if you're distracted by bad choreography.
See it if you'd like a first-hand account of life in prison. Great acting to create a variety of characters. Funny and disturbing at the same time.
Don't see it if you're easily offended. This is a very frank and raw description/re-enactment of the people and situations he encountered.
See it if you'd like a funny, creative musical with strong lead performances. The story and music aren't consistently tight, but it's entertaining.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals or you're looking for a thought-provoking experience. This is fun, but silly.
See it if you want to see "Uncle Vanya" but interpreted in a much more enjoyable version. Funny but still thought-provoking as Chekhov would want.
Don't see it if you don't like plays that break the 4th wall. Or if you love Chekhov and don't want his plays messed with.
See it if you'd like a creative exploration of relationships and how we judge vs. support people we care about. Supporting cast is excellent.
Don't see it if you aren't comfortable with references to pornography.
See it if you liked the movie (although it isn't the same story) or want to see a more "over the top" musical. Very good acting and singing.
Don't see it if you don't like silly musicals.There are a couple touching moments, but that isn't what defines this show.