See it if If you want to see a show with great acting and creative staging.
Don't see it if You want memorable songs in a special musical.
See it if You're a David Byrne fan, or you want to see an immersive concert.
Don't see it if you expect a traditional Broadway Theater
See it if You're 20-something and grapple with connecting to others
Don't see it if You want a mature show in which you see growth in the situation or in the characters
See it if You want an entertaining theater experience that is smart and funny and moving and fun with extraordinary talent.
Don't see it if You only go to shows that are touted by The Times rather than this one, which is misrepresented and misunderstood by Jesse Green.
See it if You want to enjoy a range of songs and monologues that cover all aspects of what it means to work performed beautifully.
Don't see it if You don't like concert musicals.
See it if You love good story telling, and care about what others have lived through.
Don't see it if The unusual songs will get in your way of this powerful show.
See it if You want to see a stunningly staged show that is well written and beautifully crafted with great acting.
Don't see it if You are not interested in the history of the British press.
See it if You like innovative, and beautifully performed musicals that stay with you well beyond the show.
Don't see it if You don't like musicals, and don't like allegories.
See it if You care about the rights of all.
Don't see it if You will enjoy the first hour or so, then it goes past 90 minutes and moves in too many directions
See it if You've unique and beautiful directing and choreography while watching a talented cast.
Don't see it if You're hoping for a more traditional musical with a strong book.
See it if You want an intelligent show that goes where we have treaded lightly.
Don't see it if You are not interested in politics and personal lives
See it if You want to see exquisite performances and a stunning set with fine direction
Don't see it if you are disturbed by issues of racism, alternative sexual preferences, or domination.
See it if You like John Larroquette. It's great seeing him on stage.
Don't see it if You want an engaging theater piece that has it's moments, but doesn't hold up on the whole.
See it if You must see Isabelle Huppert or the rest of this wonderful cast in the longest 90 minute show.
Don't see it if You are looking for likable characters, characters you care about, or a script that goes somewhere.
See it if You enjoy being thoroughly entertained with a full orchestra and delightful staging and choreography of an old musical.
Don't see it if You want a perfect stand-in for Merman. Carmen Cusack is very likable, yet not a force of Ms. Merman, Patti Lapone, or Annaleigh Ashford
See it if you want to see a unique play with a fresh voice
Don't see it if You are invested in the play but don't like it when the ending reduces the main character who was so much more interesting prior to the last
See it if You want a campy musical that celebrates varied gender and sex roles.
Don't see it if You are a homophobe or are close-minded to transexuals.
See it if You want to see great acting in a show filled with technology.
Don't see it if You love the movie so much and want that experience replicated.
See it if You like plays that make you think, as Tom Stoppard's work does.
Don't see it if You need something light and filled with humor.
See it if You want a fresh theater voice that presents a layered, yet not preachy, sense of living as a person of color.
Don't see it if You want a face paced, provocative, edgy piece of theater. This is a thoughtful, slice of life play
See it if If you want to see a gorgeous production and enjoy a brilliant performance by Marisa Tomei.
Don't see it if You want to see the best of Tennessee Williams. Great production, not his best play
See it if You always liked The Temptations
Don't see it if You're looking for more than an entertaining biopic musical
See it if You want to see how siblings interact, and how they become their grown-up selves in unexpected ways.
Don't see it if You don't care to see children in a mature play.
See it if You want a fresh voice and perspective in a play that speaks of homophobia halfway around the world.
Don't see it if You want pure comedy.
See it if You want an energetic show with amazing talent from the sets and costumes to everyone onstage.
Don't see it if You like quiet, simple shows
See it if You want to hear a fresh voice in musical theater.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with explicit sexual references, and race, size and sexual preference issues.
See it if You're interested in unsung heroes and hidden history presented in a creative theater piece.
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with racial issues. Or, if you can't sit comfortably through a show in two acts
See it if You want to see some spectacular performances.
Don't see it if You want a show that translates well from the bestseller novel.
See it if You love old musicals, and enjoy a dance heavy show.
Don't see it if You're looking for a fresh take on a dated book, with uninspired directing and choreography.
See it if You want to see three wonderful performances with a brilliant set.
Don't see it if You want more than a one joke script.
See it if You are inspired by someone telling their story with candor, insight and intelligence.
Don't see it if You don't like one woman shows, or you only see musicals
See it if You want to enjoy a lovely show that has really good music, and a likable cast.
Don't see it if You want something super deep, or you don't like musicals.
See it if You love a great cast, great choreography doing a fun show.
Don't see it if You can't sit in your seat for over two hours.
See it if You love Sondheim, and you are interested in the updated version
Don't see it if If you are a purist, and would prefer stronger performers
See it if If you want to see excellent acting, and can sit through a so-so show, go for it.
Don't see it if the story and writing matter to you. Or, if you get too upset with cruelty.
See it if You relate to anything theatrical, or you have nostalgia for A Chorus Line.
Don't see it if You have no interest in theater or musicals.