See it if you really like the cast and if you are curious about a play (and a time) worth discussing and remembering.
Don't see it if you are seeking a truly great play...the material itself is just not that strong. But the show deals with themes worth your time.
See it if You love Golden Age Musicals and appreciate it when Broadway stages them with big orchestras, strong voices and great dancers.
Don't see it if You also care about staging, accents (don't ask...), 'chemistry', pacing, consistency.
See it if You love musicals about the way we live today; you like contemporary rock music; you like shows like Next to Normal and Spring Awakening
Don't see it if You want a traditional plot with a happy ending; big chorus numbers; lots of dance; a feel-good show
See it if you want to see a first-rate acting troupe enact a really compelling moment in history.
Don't see it if you want a Big Broadway Musical, with costumes and singing and dancing....
See it if ...you want some Broadway dazzle with a dose of arsenic -- you love first rate staging and performance -- you love that score
Don't see it if ...you want a strong story and main characters ... you like to be very familiar with the material ahead of time
See it if You love alt folk, rock, female singer-songwriters; you love the film version; you want a good time; you love musicals in general
Don't see it if You have little patience for small-town America and its cares and concerns; if you have little interest in contemporary fairy tales
See it if you want a transporting theatrical experience about the human condition; if you appreciate wonderful performances and well-crafted dialogue.
Don't see it if you want a big, brassy musical, with elaborate dance sequences, huge chorus numbers, Big Moments.
See it if you want to see a Big, Classic, Beautiful Broadway Musical, presented by a first-rate team doing first-rate work.
Don't see it if you don't want to revisit Broadway's Golden Age in a completely authentic, un-ironic, gloriously literal way
See it if you love the KENNEDY CENTER HONORS tributes, where you get to hear great singers do a good job with classic material
Don't see it if You want to get any sense of what Harold Prince contributed to these classic musicals...and if you want to see big production numbers