See it if You love the productions of Ivan Van Hove and are looking for a fresh modern take on a classic with a young cast.
Don't see it if Are a purist and need elaborate sets. Very modern take.
See it if Want to learn more about the Cambodian genocide and one particular story set to nostalgic music before its troubled era.
Don't see it if Don’t like stories about genocide or communism but highly recommended.
See it if You are looking for a play to make you think and conversation starter.
Don't see it if If you're uncomfortable with America's past. Beware some triggering scenes especially in the beginning and end of the play.
See it if You want to learn more about the birth of The Sun and the early days of Rupert Murdoch.
Don't see it if You get bored easily. The play jumps from time-to-time and some of the characters may seem abrasive.
See it if Have seen the classic movie and are looking for a funny take on The Taming of the Shrew
Don't see it if Don't like Cole Porter or long shows. This however was a great revival.
See it if You are looking for an engaging drama set during the Irish troubles.
Don't see it if Highly recommended but if you aren't looking for a drama set during the Irish trouble you might want to check something else out.
See it if You want to see amazing puppetry mixed with new technology and great set design. The technical aspects are great.
Don't see it if Want a good story or music. The plot holes and the uneven pace are infuriating. I wasn’t sold and a technical marvel is not enough to save.
See it if You love Carole King and are looking to know more about her career.
Don't see it if Don’t like the music of Carole King or musicals like the Jersey boys.
See it if You love the original production or movie and are a big fan of Rodgers & Hammerstein. Are looking for a story of redemption/second chances.
Don't see it if Are expecting a fully flushed plot or likeabe characters. Want more than one beautiful song to pull you in.
See it if You like hip hop, history, and a few good laughs. If you want an entertaining take on the contributions of Alexander Hamilton.
Don't see it if Don't like hip hop and are looking for a brief show.
See it if You like Tom Stoppard or Tom Hollander and are looking for an intelligent laugh. Also, if you lean towards all things literary.
Don't see it if Don't enjoy humor that requires knowledge of popular authors, some European history, or British humor.
See it if You love Jimmy Buffett and want to be laying on an island enjoying the breeze. You enjoy Mamma Mia or Across the Universe.
Don't see it if You are looking for an amazing musical. Talented cast but you have to really thoroughly enjoy Buffet to really enjoy this musical.
See it if You like your rock mixed with occasional classical music. You enjoy a live orchestra and an ensemble of singers.
Don't see it if Are expecting a masterful mixing of classic+rock as well as rockstar style singing. Are expecting a traditional Broadway musical.
See it if You are looking for a story similar to the original mermaid, a fun and engaging musical with a 360 experience.
Don't see it if Don't like a poor woman getting the short end of the stick and sacrificing herself for love.
See it if Are looking for a poignant show about belonging and what to know how a small little lie can change so much.
Don't see it if Must see but if you have an issue with suicide and teenage anxiety it may not be for you.
See it if You want to see a story about immigration and DACA and how it impacts one family through the years.
Don't see it if Don’t want to see a story about immigration.
See it if Love Bob Dylan music and don’t need a plot
Don't see it if Don’t like Bob Dylan and need a plot with closure. The show has several disjointed stories.
See it if You would really like to see Peter Dinklage on stage in a singing role. It is a musical (surprisingly).
Don't see it if Need more than a few pop-like songs and are looking for a play. Nothing groundbreaking is happening.
See it if You love the original movie and are looking for a new take for the stage that still remain true to the story. The set design is great.
Don't see it if Can't seem to let it go that this is a kid show. The use of staging and technology works really well.
See it if Enjoy seeing stories about Irish lives during it's fight for independence.
Don't see it if Don't enjoy Irish humor or not that familiar with history.
See it if Are looking for short vignettes that speak about current issues including race, immigration, and gay rights.
Don't see it if You are looking for one concise story or one plot.
See it if Love the original story and want a new perspective on it. This sticks pretty close to classic with some choice edits.
Don't see it if Are not bothered by kids being portrayed by adult and the story being told from memory.
See it if You'd like to see an experimental take of a classic musical. You enjoy smaller venues with a diverse cast and are not looking for A+ singing
Don't see it if You like your classic musicals unaltered.
See it if You are looking for some great dancing numbers and a musical classic.
Don't see it if Are expecting some amazing singing. The music drowned the singers even though their voices were good.
See it if You are looking for something different. While this is considered a musical the singing is brief. There is gorgeous music playing, however.
Don't see it if If you are looking for fully belted songs or a standard musical.
See it if You want a play that reveals what people with disabilities face in this world with actual deaf actors in the part.
Don't see it if Don't want a real drama and are bothered by subtitles on top of the screen. There is a lot of ASL.
See it if You want to gasp for air and have chills. Are looking for a powerful and eye-opening theatre experience.
Don't see it if Aren't in the mood for a gut-wrenching drama and don't enjoy human suffering and someone unraveling. The play is 100 mins, no intermission.
See it if You love the classic musical and are familiar with the content. Lauren Ambrose has a good voice but was missing the stage presence.
Don't see it if You are looking for a new take of the musical. Felt exactly like the movie but I haven’t seen other adaptations.
See it if Go if you want to know how stage slaps, punches, hair pulling, and sword fighting is done. It's all about choreography and it's just fun.
Don't see it if Don't go if you don't want the "magic" of stage combat to be spoiled.
See it if You love the movie musical, Bernadette Peters, and a classic musical that can make you laugh out loud the whole time. Not to miss.
Don't see it if Don't like musicals.