See it if You want to see an excellent and super creative production of the Brontë novel accompanied by an excellent musical score.
Don't see it if You don’t like Brontë or melodrama—there is a LOT of the latter in this three hour long production.
See it if you love slapstick in its most basic forms; you are looking for something other than "highbrow" entertainment.
Don't see it if You don't like slapstick, or a show that repeats the same basic gags over and over.
See it if You’d like to see a truly original, very funny and touching story about a prematurely-aging indomitable teen and her dysfunctional family.
Don't see it if You prefer big production, traditional, old school musicals. But give this a chance: I went because I got deep-discount tix, and LOVED it!
See it if you're a fan of Shaw and want to see a play with clever dialog evincing his ahead-of-his-times advocacy of socialist and feminist ideas.
Don't see it if you don't like Shaw; want to see something more "modern"; don't want to sit through a 110 minute show consisting mostly of dialogue.
See it if You'd enjoy an engrossing and entertaining one-man show centering on author Doug McGrath's middle school years in Midland, TX.
Don't see it if If you don't like one-man shows; or you'd find the theme (a teacher with an inappropriate sense of distance) unsettling.
See it if If you love the original and want to see a revival from a new perspective.
Don't see it if If you loved the original and would not enjoy seeing it revived in a "woke" version, with some (but not all) very talented cast.
See it if you want to see a cast of Broadway greats (and some equally wonderful understudies in their debuts) in a most brilliant Sondheim musical.
Don't see it if you happened to wander into Show-Score by accident (perhaps looking for a dating or a porn site?😊); otherwise you will LOVE this show!!!!
See it if If you want to see a camp, fast-paced, outrageous social satire with never ending pop-culture references done in a mash up of video & live.
Don't see it if You don’t like LGTBQ themed humor, farce or pop culture references. I found this show clever and interesting but a bit frenetic and silly.
See it if You want to see a refreshing and groundbreaking musical told from a unique perspective.
Don't see it if You Don like profanity, or are disturbed by racial and homosexual themes (the play contains a scene of simulated Gay sex).
See it if you want to see excellent actors deliver great performances (Fishburn and Rockwell are great; Darren Cris okay).
Don't see it if you don't like Mamet; would not enjoy a dialogue-driven place with little action or plot.
See it if You want to see a lavish and delightful production of the classic musical, a wonderful piece of Americana.
Don't see it if you don’t like classic musicals; or if Robert Preston is your definite Harold Hill (Jackman’s dancing is great; his singing not so much).
See it if You want to see a very talented cast with beautiful voices in an engaging and poignant portrayal of the world famous Comedian Harmonist
Don't see it if You are triggered by actors in Nazi uniforms (it jmade me uneasy); don’t want to sit through a show with a running time of 2 hrs, 45 minute
See it if You love Sondheim; are a fan of Lupine or Lenk; want to see a fun and updated remake of a great Sondheim show.
Don't see it if You don’t like Sondheim, prefer “traditional” musicals.
See it if you want to see a great comedic ensemble of wonderful actors performing a hilarious Ben Jonson comedy set in plague-ridden London.
Don't see it if you don't like farces, even if wonderfully acted and staged, e.g. you don't like "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum."
See it if …you would enjoy a lively 80 minutes (no intermission) of ebullient, escapist entertainment featuring an upbeat pop score and great singing.
Don't see it if ..you don’t enjoy pop or would like a more traditional musical or perfer a more “serious “ treatment of historical events.
See it if You would enjoy a very talented cast singing and acting a fun and light-hearted Shakespeare comedy with many delightful musical interludes.
Don't see it if You desire a more polished (I.e. fancier costumes and sets) production.
See it if You love musicals and would like to see an excellent production With a great cast in a more intimate Off-Broadway venue.
Don't see it if You don’t like musicals or prefer more modern ones: this (even with “new” script, is a bit corny and dated.
See it if you want to see this classic musical with an amazing score performed live on the Broadway stage.
Don't see it if You are wedded to the original production; wouldn’t like a mixed media production with a lot of live video projected onto a giant screen.
See it if you are interested in Yiddish theatre, or theatre history; you’re interested in seeing a restoration of a classic Yiddish comedy/melodrama.
Don't see it if You don’t like subtitles; don’t like operetta; prefer modern theatre.
See it if your an Iconic fan/liked Be More Chill or B'way Bounty Hunter; are a fan of 60's girl group music, you enjoyed Hairspray or The Prom.
Don't see it if You don't like LGTBQ-friendly themes; you don't shows like Hairspray or The Prom.
See it if you are interested in Russian history/literature; would like to see some good acting in a small but intellectual piece.
Don't see it if You want a plot driven play or don't have a lot of patience for a rather slow production.
See it if You love Peter Dinklage, and want to see his excellent performance along with a great cast including Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ritchie Coster
Don't see it if You don't like plays with music (this is sort of a musical but not really) or enjoy bigger, more lavish productions.
See it if You want to spend a delightful evening watching a great cast in a light-hearted, hilariously funny and entertaining musical.
Don't see it if You are in the mood for something serious; don't like a campy plot or absurdist humor.
See it if You want to see this venerable classic reinterpreted (yet with original script completely intact) in a darker yet completely relevant way.
Don't see it if You don’t want to see a more spare, modern and dark production of this American classic that seems completely fresh and relevant.
See it if you want to see an excellent cast in a well-staged revival of a historic and interesting work; you like Brechtian theatre.
Don't see it if you don't like sung-through plays; don't want to see very polemic and political theatre.
See it if You’re in town from Topeka and want to see a Broadway musical and aren’t picky. No don’t! See most anything else!
Don't see it if You want to avoid a cringeworthy script, mostly forgettable songs and a badly-directed (in Previews) show. I loved the movie; hated this.
See it if you like Cole Porter and or Kelli O'Hara, or want to see a wonderful production of this classic musical
Don't see it if you don't like musicals--although I can't imagine anyone not liking this one!
See it if you’d enjoy an intelligent, sensitive and entertaining play with music with an excellent cast exploring the life of Judy Holiday.
Don't see it if you’re not interested in a bio of Judy Holiday; or don’t like smaller shows on a small set.
See it if you are a huge fan of the Fleabag show on Amazon and don’t mind seeing the one woman show on which it was based.
Don't see it if you don’t like solo shows; don’t enjoy some raunchy material; or have seen Fleabag and don’t want to see a lot of the same material.
See it if you want to see a moving and entertaining musical performed by an excellent cast.
Don't see it if you prefer a more traditional musical; you are easily upset by a show centering around a teen suicide.
See it if you want to see the Broadway incarnation of a refreshing, upbeat and hilarious musical with a great cast and a fun score.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals with a contemporary score or wouldn't enjoy a funny musical about teen angst.
See it if you want to see a great cast in a refreshing, up-beat contemporary musical that became a cult classic in its off-Broadway run.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals with a contemporary score or prefer more "traditional" musicals.
See it if You want to see a work in progress having the makings of a fun and funny musical. Great songs, endearing cast, but short run time.
Don't see it if You want to see a more polished, full length musical; or the topic of suicide upsets you.
See it if You enjoy opera or like Wagner and are interested in an amusing and well-acted play centered on the Wagners’ anti-Semitism and Parsifal.
Don't see it if You’re not interested in Wagner, opera or a humorous treatment of anti-Semitism; or want more action than talk.
See it if you would enjoy a truly fun and "feel good" musical based on true life events in the aftermath of 9/11.
Don't see it if you were so traumatized by the 9/11 events that you are unable to watch a show which will bring back the memories.
See it if ...you enjoy a classic musical featuring great singing and excellent dance.
Don't see it if ...you wouldn't enjoy a dated and muddled storyline; want something more modern or upbeat.
See it if You want to enjoy a truly great theater-at-its-best experience: a phenomenal and riveting play, great cast, wonderful staging. Transporting
Don't see it if You don’t have 8 hours (the time flies by: not one minute of it slow).
See it if you are easily amused.
Don't see it if you are expecting political satire in the style of SNL/Alec Baldwin; are a Trump supporter, bless your heart...meant in the Southern sense:)
See it if you'd like to see an excellent cast in a potentially very good musical with an excellent score.
Don't see it if you'd like to steer clear of Israeli-Palestinian politics or 9-11; would like a more coherent story line.
See it if you want to enjoy this classic and delightful Lerner and Lowe musical, wonderfully performed with great sets and beautiful costumes.
Don't see it if you prefer the modern to traditional musicals; or if you find the old classics out-dated.
See it if If you love Harry Potter or if you want to see amazing effects and stage magic. If you want to enter a realm of magic for five hours.
Don't see it if You don’t like Harry Potter or are unwilling to spend the time or money to watch two successive 2.5 hour performances.