See it if As always, NYC knocks it out of the park. Great actors and great use of space during COVID times.
Don't see it if You don't like the happier ending of this play.
See it if You like twists on the bard's work. You havn't loved Merry Wives of Windsor before, you might like this one. Theatre is back in NYC
Don't see it if You don't like twists on classic works. Don't like to laugh.
See it if You want to see something that is not really "theater" but is another way storytelling could be done. You want some food for thought
Don't see it if You don't like the dark.
See it if You like to think about religion and themes of good/evil and human nature
Don't see it if You are expecting a line by line reading of the Milton classic. Poking fun of biblical characters is not your speed
See it if You want to see some interesting arrangement of Dylan's songs and some nice "choreography"
Don't see it if You except to feel like you usually do when listening to Dylan's music or characters you really care about
See it if You want to see some great staging and some great acting by Kathryn Hunter
Don't see it if You don't like twists being done to the Bard's work. Have trouble hearing.
Also As others have said..this was just a so so production overall
See it if You want to see some fine acting from LL. And like solo shows
Don't see it if You expect to be blown away. I love solo shows but this didn't hit the mark for me. My mother loved it however.
See it if You like staging wists on classic storylines and character driven plays. You like darkly funny moments
Don't see it if You don't like twists on classic plays or want something that is a light piece of theatre
See it if You are an Alainis fan and want to see a musical about current issues.
Don't see it if You don't like in your face dealing of issues that are unapologetic real. If rape storylines are triggers for you
See it if You want to see great performances and singing. And lovely staging
Don't see it if You don't like New Orleans inspired music.
Also Amber Gray is amazing!
See it if You want to see some fine acting by Tomei and to see a more comical take on the play.
Don't see it if You are expecting the play to be updated (it’s not even with some music added and interesting staging). Slow burn plays aren’t your thing.
See it if You are a Beatles fan and are interested in seeing “missing moments” or “behind the scenes” moments for celebrities
Don't see it if You don’t think you can see anyone else be the Beatles but the Beatles themselves. Don’t like plays that expand on a “What if” moment
See it if You like plays that you can interpret in different ways and want to see two stage greats together
Don't see it if You are dealing with being a care giver of a person with memory loss. Or don’t like neatly explained plays
Also This was one of the strongest plays I have seen all year
See it if You want to see some great acting and a great way to use the stage to further tell the story.
Don't see it if You don’t like plays with a simple theme or need a play about the less positive parts of a relationship.
See it if You are a Star Wars fan and like to make fun and explore your love for the series. The prequels song is worth the show!
Don't see it if You can’t laugh at a low budget fan boy production. As others have said, I felt the second storyline wasn’t needed.
See it if You like MDND and like seeing great actors have a great time with the material. A very unique and funny night out!
Don't see it if You don’t like when multiple actors play various roles or don’t like the idea of eating during a show.
See it if You are a fan of the book and are ok with some changes. You like staging & acting that really makes you think.
Don't see it if You can’t handle intense plays or strong Southern accents.
See it if You like to see the behind the scenes of British politics or are a fan of “The Crown.” If you like seeing actors play multiple roles
Don't see it if You know nothing about British politics or don’t want to the Queen portrayed positively. Don’t like actors breaking the third wall.
See it if You are a musical fan and/or like old movie stars.
Don't see it if You can’t laugh at some dated material or like stories about coming of age and following your dreams.
See it if You want to see the magic that is a play performed outside in NYC.
Don't see it if You expect more of a twist on the story. I felt a bit more could have been done/played with since Hamlet was a princess instead of a prince.
See it if You want to see great acting and things that make you think. Also, want to see creative ways to use a stage to tell a story.
Don't see it if You have issues with British accents or don’t have any interest in the behind the scenes of a newspaper.
See it if You love seeing small productions that really give it their all. Have a connection to the UK
Don't see it if You don’t like to laugh
See it if You are a fan of the classic play and want to see a twist in it. Enjoy seeing females in roles that have been off limits to them in the past
Don't see it if Lots of fake blood annoys you or you can’t see any changes of place/setting in the Bard’s work.
See it if You like character studies based on real people and like plays that make you think.
Don't see it if You don’t want to think about politics or looking at the inside of a very high profile couple.
See it if You like old classic movies and Hollywood history. And plays with actors playing multiple roles.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with "Me Too" storylines. Or dont like music being used in plays.
See it if You want to like Julius Caesar and haven’t previously in the past. And want to see how choreography can save a usually slow second act
Don't see it if You only like classic plays done in classic forms. Don’t like violence.
See it if You want to think and are in the mood for a (mainly) one person show.
Don't see it if You want to NOT think about the current state of our country. You want a more traditional told memoir.
See it if You love this classic musical or amazing dance numbers. You are in the mood for a big production show and great leads.
Don't see it if You want to see a smaller sized musical or fast paced funny lyrics aren’t your thing.
See it if You love the music from this classic show and want to see some great signing/acting performances.
Don't see it if You want to see this musical done with the usual setting and staging. If small community like theatre is not your cup of tea.
See it if You want to “rethink” some wording of this play (you most likely read first in high school). Like seeing twists on the Bard’s work.
Don't see it if You want a straight up reading of this play. Or don’t like plays with no intermission.
See it if You want to marvel at an amazing puppet+his handlers (like dancers the way they moved, and it really was a thing of beauty).
Don't see it if You want memorary songs or are going into this musical wanting to be really moved.
See it if You want to take a trip down memory lane and laugh at some of the most sweet & classic moments from "The Office."
Don't see it if You never watched the American version of the show or will be annoyed by no real plot or sub-par singing.
See it if You like stories that are amazingly acted that focus on family and relationships. If you are a theatre fan, this is a must see.
Don't see it if Somewhat depressing stories upset you, yoy don’t like long plays or can’t keep up with Irish/English accents.
See it if You are a Harry Potter fan or really want to see some action on stage that makes you think "how they heck did they do that!."
Don't see it if You hate everything about Harry. Or if you love Harry, & don't want to see that everything is not always easy for the adult wizard.
See it if You really liked reading Dracula and want to see a modern twist on the story,l (which is more female focused). Enjoy pieces that explore POV
Don't see it if You get very annoyed by multiple plot lines/POV tellings. Or if you can’t look past some campy dialogue during some scenes.
See it if You want to see modern takes on Shakespeare and love to see actors having fun.
Don't see it if You don’t like mixing audience participation and modern music with the classic tale from the Bard.
See it if You like plays that make you think and/or you worked in the magazine/publishing industry.
Don't see it if You don’t like plays that have small casts and sets, that make you think. Plots that deal with suicide trigger you.
See it if You like one man shows that make you think. Don’t mind a bit of a slow beginning, or shows that deal with the horrors of war.
Don't see it if You don’t like seeing shows where an actor plays about 30 characters or plays that don’t sugar coat war at all.
See it if You want to see this classic comedy done as a pretty decent musical and love seeing great singers singing. You love when the Delacorte.
Don't see it if You are a purist for how these classic texts are done. Don’t like sitting outside on a hot NYC summer night.
See it if You like the songs from the musical and want to see a bit of a fresh take on the character of Eliza. Like complex characters in musicals.
Don't see it if You hate the songs from this classic show. But the singing and acting in this production might make you a fan.
See it if You want to laugh and have a different night out experience. Like to see people having fun with Macbeth.
Don't see it if You are expecting a full on production of Macbeth. Or don’t like jokes that make fun of our current state of affairs or president.
See it if You like the concept behind New York Classical productions and want to see one of the best performances from a Romeo.
Don't see it if You don’t like getting up to watch a play as it moves from scene to scene.
See it if You want to see this classic done very well. Joshua Henry really steals the show. If you like when dancing is used to tell a story.
Don't see it if You hate a classic musical, done as a classic musical. If you don't like having to interpet things from dance numbers.
See it if You grew up watching Spongebob and want to escape life for a while. Love big time musical sets/and numbers.
Don't see it if You want something super serious (but the show did make some serious points, which surprised me). Don't like hearing kids giggle at shows.
See it if You grew up with the animated movie and want to see a more “real-life” twist on the story. And like seeing strong dance/scenery and singing.
Don't see it if You want the cartoon version of a musical (an Beauty & the Beast) this is not. Want something historically accurate.
See it if You like the royal family and are interesting to think more about what Princess Diana was really like/her motives for releasing the tapes.
Don't see it if You don't know anything about Martin's book or the royal family or Diana. The play expects you to know the basics to get into the story.
See it if You want to see this classic play, performed amazingly by a strong troupe of actors & like plays, that don’t seem staged but really real.
Don't see it if You want to see something happy or if conversations on addiction or a child’s death are triggers for you.
See it if You are interested in seeing some very good acting and like to think about character’s motivations. You don’t mind long/slow first acts.
Don't see it if You aren’t interested in Joan at all or don’t like when you see a play that has a pay off in the second act.