See it if If you like a good drama. Didn't find it to be "dated". Great acting. Very absorbing and flies by. Get the magazine on the way out.
Don't see it if You are looking for something light.
See it if You can identify with being an outcast in school. Enjoy a fast paced musical with great talent.
Don't see it if If you can't relate to being or knowing outcasts in school or feel you are too old to enjoy it.
See it if You want a slightly intense mind bender.
Don't see it if You don't want a slightly intense evening of theatre. Or if you are not wanting to come away having to sort things out.
See it if You know your mythodology. You will get most of the jokes. The elves have great voices and are fun. The father was quite funny.
Don't see it if If you are expecting a raunchy, funny play about Santa.
See it if You can go I with a open mind. Can handle talk about the state of things in our country right now. Enjoy a cabaret setting and good music.
Don't see it if If you can't handle the truth!
See it if Youhave any interest in Bernardt. Want to to see a fantastic leading performance doing the best with what she is given.
Don't see it if You don't like shakepeare or the #metoo movement bothers you.
See it if You want to see 3 outstanding performances (Laprade and especially Connolly & Stockman) and hear a few outstanding songs. Also a great set.
Don't see it if You don't like a weak book or a lot of songs that sounds the same.
See it if You like to laugh! It is also very heartwarming but not for kids!
Don't see it if Couplets are not your thing. You don't like any type of audience participation. (There's not a lot)
See it if You want to see two Broadway icons at the top of their games in a good show.
Don't see it if You do not like either actress or a more traditional type musical. (Even with the modern staging)
See it if You want to see a show with potential. Like experimental imstrumentation. Want to see the original story told.
Don't see it if You want perfection and are not into off-Broadway smaller productions.
See it if You are open to a different take on the story with an all male cast. However the story is still intact.
Don't see it if If you don't have an open mind and are expecting to see the movie onstage.
See it if You like a good story that doesn't go where you may think it does.
Don't see it if If you have no interest in a piece about a past time. Or if you are looking for something lite.
See it if If you want to see some great staging and the coolest "puppet". The spectacle is worth it.
Don't see it if If you are expecting big full musical numbers or don't want to just have some fun.
See it if You like Hnath's style and don't want a really political night at the theatre. This is personal!
Don't see it if You don't like an examination of a high powered marriage or want to come away with a political view.
See it if Youlike plays i with a message that all comes together near the end and then had you thinking and thinking about everything on your way home
Don't see it if You don't like shows that make you think or spoon fees you it's message
See it if You like a play that will make you think and may leave you conflicted. Incredible singing and dancing that fit into the story.
Don't see it if If gay themes bother you.
See it if You are looking for a new original musical comedy. Theatergoers wil revel in the inside jokes. And you will cry! Happy tears!
Don't see it if You don't want to smile, laugh and feel good! Or if you have a problem with the subject of lesbianism.
See it if You are ready for something different that you have to think about. And makes you laugh.
Don't see it if Are not willing to open your mind and think a bit.
See it if You have read Giovanni"s Room and are familiar with Baldwin. Want an absorbing story centering on blacks in the 50's dealing with racism.
Don't see it if You have no interest in racism against blacks or the struggle Baldwin evidently had also being gay.
See it if You are interested in this true story. Native New Yorkers will appreciate the history presented. It is not the best but not the worst.
Don't see it if You have no interest in the history of NYC or Robert Moses.
See it if You enjoy a good old fashioned musical or musicals in general with great music and great choreography. I saw Donna Murphy.
Don't see it if You like more modern or technically flashy shows.
See it if You can appreciate something a bit different amd more intimate. Enjoy a good score and good performances. Do not compare it to Come From Awa
Don't see it if You can't handle a slower moving more intimate type show.
See it if You have an interest in this historic fire, want a different semi-immersive evening at the theater with good acting and a great setting.
Don't see it if If you don't lile being close to actors. No interations but you are right there inside the play.