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See it if You enjoy big traditional musicals. Classic story, amazing singing, visually stunning.
Don't see it if You want something unpredictable or are uncomfortable with highly sexualized shows.
See it if You have a dark sense of humor and enjoy irreverent brutality. Acting was great, but I didn't like any of the characters.
Don't see it if You're easily made uncomfortable, or can't handle dark "comedies."
See it if You love the show, as this is a great, fresh version while still honoring the original. Incredible cast and music. Impressive Chromolume!
Don't see it if You want a straightforward show. This is the first time the second act held up for me (but not as much as the first act).
See it if You liked the movie or the lead actors (who make it worth it). Decent music, but the plot is a little shallow. Highly enjoyable romcom!
Don't see it if You're looking for something with a little more substance or depth. Or if you haven't seen the movie (helpful to follow the story).
See it if you've ever felt alone or like you needed to connect. Or if you can get tickets. A must see! A great piece of emotional, resonant theater.
Don't see it if you can't stand lead characters who get in over their heads by always making the wrong decision.
See it if You love Glenn Close or Andrew Lloyd Weber. Glenn's "As If We Never Said Goodbye" makes the show.
Don't see it if You dislike ALW - I could take or leave most of the music in this show, but it does have its moments.
See it if you want a unique and original performance-art experience. Enthralling story told through puppets, phenomenal acting, and little dialogue.
Don't see it if you want a "real" play or musical, rather than a performance piece.
See it if you want a unique story presented in a blockbuster musical theater style. Lots of fun, lots of feels.
Don't see it if you don't like drag queens doing death drops in 6" heels.
See it if you want a deeply moving and thought-provoking theatrical experience, with top-notch acting.
Don't see it if you don't like to cry in public, or don't like to be confronted with heavy and difficult topics. Starts slow, but def. worth sitting through
See it if you want to see a classic, long-running musical. Entertaining, with a number of great well-known songs.
Don't see it if you want something new or original. The show was dated, and the actors seemed like they were just going through the motions.
See it if A fantastic revival of a classic musical. While it may feel dated on the surface, much of the story still resonates emotionally today.
Don't see it if you can't sit through a long show, or are not a fan of the classical style of musical theater.
See it if you resonate with the feeling of not fitting in, or of someone important not getting you, and want a thought-provoking and emotional musical
Don't see it if you are looking for an uplifting or light musical.
See it if you want to have an exquisite, moving theatrical experience.
Don't see it if you're looking for a light "blockbuster" type of musical, rather than something with depth.
See it if You love the show or any of the actors. An intimate night of theater that will keep you engaged and entertained.
Don't see it if You don't like dark story lines or depictions of violence. You have limited mobility (or pick your seats wisely so you don't have to turn).
See it if You love Patti & Christine, they are both phenomenal. The show has potential but falls short.
Don't see it if You are hard of hearing or have trouble with accents, or if you want a more entertaining story line.
See it if You love Sondheim. Visually striking staging, and music was good (not his best imho).
Don't see it if You haven't had a coffee, it's a slow show with no intermission.
See it if you want a different theater experience. Visually stunning and absorbing show.
Don't see it if you get easily confused by a lot of characters with multiple names (luckily they give you a cheat sheet in your program)
See it if you liked the movie and just want to have a good time. The kids are impressive, but the musical doesn't bring anything new over the movie.
Don't see it if you disliked the movie or want something more thought provoking.
See it if you love the movie and want to see it adapted for the stage.
Don't see it if you don't like Disney, want something more serious, or don't like "big" Broadway shows.
See it if if you want to experience an important part of American history. Lea Salonga. A lot of originality, but some cliched moments.
Don't see it if you can't look past a few flaws in the story, staging, or acting.
See it if you want a delightfully entertaining romcom musical experience, with fantastic acting/singing.
Don't see it if you don't like to laugh, or classic romcom type comedy is not your thing.
See it if you enjoy amazing dancing! A fun, light-hearted romantic comedy. Thoroughly entertaining.
Don't see it if you don't like the classical style of musical theater (but with a modern take). The story is entertaining, but doesn't have a lot of depth.
See it if you want a light-hearted, delightfully entertaining comedic experience. Very original
Don't see it if you want a story with a lot of depth. It helps to understand some of the jokes if you get references to other musicals, but not necessary
See it if A unique & moving theatrical experience. Prepare for a thought-provoking & emotional ride, gaining insight into the ASD experience.
Don't see it if you don't like loud noises. The sound/ scenic designs give the experience of someone with an autism spectrum disorder, which can be intense.