See it if you like coming of age dramas in which the characters address honor, race, masculinity and bigotry.
Don't see it if you are looking for a play for the whole family. This play features mature subject matter and partial male nudity.
See it if If you like dazzling staging and Andy Karl. Karl is great. I hope at some point bway offer's him a lead role deserving of him.
Don't see it if if you like a musical with songs you remember.
See it if ...you like great musical performances. If you are very interested in seeing representation of gay characters on stage in the 80s.
Don't see it if This is a great production of a dated play.
See it if if you like innovative theater. You want to hear spectacular sound design.
Don't see it if You can't stand the thought of wearing an uncomfortable headset for two hours. Was hoping the visuals would match the impressive audio.
See it if You want to hear a great pop score song by a cast of colorful characters.
Don't see it if You love the movie and expect a carbon copy of the movie on stage. This production takes liberties and raises stakes.
See it if you like uplifting musicals with great songs. Wayne Brady made a great Lola and Andy Kelso a great Charile. Pretty faithful to the movie.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals.
See it if Bold and creative staging.
Don't see it if You don't like longer shows. The show could use some editing.
See it if If you want to see something fun, lively and colorful. The cast looked like they were having a great time. Very well staged.
Don't see it if You are expecting the punky music that normally comes from BJ Armstrong. This ain't Green Day. The songs are very Beatle-esque.
See it if you like great singing. All actors were fantastic.
Don't see it if You don't want to hear a lot of songs. Some slowed down the show and could have been cut.
See it if you want to see two living legends doing what they do best. Great chemistry.
Don't see it if you're looking for thrills and chills. Despite some temper tantrums from Mr. Jones, this is a pretty quiet night at the theater.
See it if You want to see a musical that is as groundbreaking and game-changing as Oklahoma, Showboat and A Chorus Line. It will stay with you.
Don't see it if Due to language and mature situations, it's probably best to leave the kids under 10 at home.
See it if you want to see a bold and brilliant new staging of an American classic.
Don't see it if You want to see something light and fluffy. While there is a lot of humor in this play, it tackles tough subject matter.
See it if you like thoughtful scripts dealing with tough subject matter, despite plenty of laughs!
Don't see it if You're looking for something fluffy.
See it if If you want to see some really talented child performers and hear a fun, though repetitive, score.
Don't see it if you can't tolerate a really screechy & hammy performance. by E Peterson in the J Black character...though I also find JB screechy and hammy.
See it if In a year chockful of A-list casts and critically acclaimed productions, this great little play is getting lost in the shuffle. Fantastic.
Don't see it if If you're looking for something light and fluffy.
See it if you want to see an interesting and intimate take on a classic.
Don't see it if you don't like tragedy and suggested gore.
See it if you like great ensemble acting with Ciaran Hinds as a standout. Saoirse Ronan proves that she can hold her own on stage.
Don't see it if you're looking for laughs. Heavy stuff.
See it if You like great acting. I like all of these actors. Tammy Blanchard was fabulous but underused.
Don't see it if You want something completely original. As a friend of a friend pointed out, we've heard at least a few of these lines before.
See it if You're looking for a big, extravagant musical.
Don't see it if If you're looking for Steven Schwartz' best work. I'd steer you to Pippin or Godspell for that.