See it if you want to see Lear in a powerful new star-studded production. Jackson= amazing, Wilson= perfect, Pascal= incredible, all cast= strong.
Don't see it if you don't like Shakespeare, or you dislike non-traditional stagings & casting.
See it if you are curious about what Marx actually wrote (rather than what others say he wrote); you admire Zinn's work; you're into history.
Don't see it if you don't like one-person shows; you want large, elaborate sets, costumes, casts,
See it if you understand music's healing power, you enjoy historical stories presented with charm, humor, and high production values.
Don't see it if you don't like period pieces or classical music.
See it if you like traditional musicals freshly presented, showstopping musical numbers, are a fan of Bette Midler and DHPierce.
Don't see it if you don't like traditional musicals, you want something substantial and profound.
See it if You enjoy Shakespeare productions that are imaginative and playful, if you appreciate fine acting and visual spectacle.
Don't see it if You are a Shakespeare purist who doesn't like anachronisms in costuming or staging.
See it if you like Downton-Abbey-esque family dramas and like dry British humor. The performances are excellent, and the story isn't challenging.
Don't see it if you don't like period pieces, or if you are looking for something edgy and profound.
See it if you appreciate great comedy, Broadway, Shakespeare jokes, great singing, catchy tunes, originality.
Don't see it if you dislike musicals, comedy... (but give it a try anyway. Haven't laughed that hard in years...)
See it if you like riveting stories of culture clash, family drama, & the oft-comical awkwardness of mortality. Intense, poignant, real.
Don't see it if you really have serious issues with mortality and just don't want to deal. Nor if you are looking for fluff.
See it if you like Albee's work; are a fan of Jackson, Metcalf, or Pill; you like funny, moving, provocative stories about women.
Don't see it if you don't like stories about women; you want fluffy, light entertainment; you like linear storytelling.
See it if You enjoy fresh ideas for musicals and like immersive theater experiences.
Don't see it if Anachronisms bother you or if you don't like musicals without dialogue.
See it if You enjoy thought-provoking theater with themes and subtext relevant to today's political and economic climates.
Don't see it if You want big sets and fancy costuming, or if you are looking for something light-hearted and fluffy.
See it if you like Sondheim musicals - intricate lyrics and melodies- or stories about art and artists.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals, Sondheim, or stories with abstraction.
See it if you like interesting & entertaining musical theater, historical & literary themes, poetry, solid ensemble casts and good music.
Don't see it if you dislike fast-moving, poetic stream of consciousness type dialog and anti-hero leading men with major personality flaws..
See it if You like light-hearted but twisted fare, clever and witty writing and songs, energetic acting.
Don't see it if You prefer more profound and meaningful theater.