See it if You’re a big fan of the movie. You can’t wait to see how they incorporate pop songs. You want magic and grandeur in your life.
Don't see it if You don’t like pop songs integrated into period shows. You don’t want to be immersed into a show.
See it if You love great theatre, Harry Potter, The Matrix, Freaky Friday and want to go on an amazing thrill ride. Lean in!
Don't see it if You’re a muggle and don’t understand the concept of this world.
See it if You are curious how the movie is turned into a musical. You like to see a star in the making performance in Samantha Barks.
Don't see it if You expect more memorable songs and moments. You expect clever twists on the movie.
See it if You love a piece that makes you think, gives masterful performances and intelligent writing. You are a fan of Tom Stoppard.
Don't see it if You don’t like wordy plays with long speeches. You have a low attention span.
See it if You love clever scenery and effects. You loved the movie. You have little kids who you can introduce them to theatre experience.
Don't see it if You want stronger performances. You don’t like Disney.
See it if You take this with a grain of salt because I saw the 2nd preview. You want a brisk pacing that jumps to the songs quickly.
Don't see it if You expect a book that makes sense and want more than just a jukebox.
See it if You enjoy seeing a master class in acting. You like thoughtful and life-affirming plays.
Don't see it if You prefer linear plays. You don’t like to walk away thinking ‘what does it all mean?’
See it if You like the combination of drag queens and Disney with sprinkles of Disney and hip hop music. You like laughing so hard.
Don't see it if You take Disney to seriously.
See it if You like farce and slapstick. You want to laugh so hard. You like British humor.
Don't see it if You don’t like farce. You need to breathe in between laughs. Just don’t get British humor.
See it if You enjoy absurdist comedy. You like seeing popular performers doing something different. You like dark comedy.
Don't see it if You like stories that are linear and have a clear plotline.
See it if You love classic musicals. You want to see masters of their craft hard at work. You want to laugh hysterically & be completely entertained.
Don't see it if You have no sense of humor. You don't appreciate the classics.
See it if You like musicals that combine great music, singing, staging into one. You like feeling immersed in the show.You want to honor our veterans.
Don't see it if You don't like swing music. You don't like mixing of contempory and swing dance styles. You don't want to cry and laugh in one show.
See it if You like family stories. You like immigrant stories. You like finding familiarities in plays. You like to laugh.
Don't see it if You just don't get the immigrant stories. You don't know how to connect with people.
See it if You like great music, great storytelling and seeing a star-making performance. And you love booty.
Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor.
See it if You enjoy gorgeous spectacles, theatrical experiences, astounding voices, and music that's melodious, haunting, eclectic,funky & harmonious.
Don't see it if You don't like big theatrical shows. You don't want joy in your life.
See it if New takes on a classic, thought-provoking shows.
Don't see it if You're more of a traditionalist when it comes to classical Ibsen.
See it if You like a master class in acting, comedic timing and want to be reminded of English class debates of the first Doll's House.
Don't see it if You don't want to sit through 90 minutes without an intermission.
See it if You like watching kids rocking out and want to see an exhausting but tour-de-force performance in the lead actor.
Don't see it if You don't like seeing kids rock out.
See it if You want to feel an amazing, star-making performance in a heart-wrenching, funny role. Beautiful music and great story.
Don't see it if You don't know how it feels to be disconnected in a connected world.
See it if You like romantic comedies, great performances and beautiful sets.
Don't see it if You're a cynical curmudgeon who just wants to make fun of happy people.
See it if You want a thoroughly enjoyable night, laugh so hard and a quirky, delightful cast of characters. You like a mix of heart and hilarity.
Don't see it if You’re too caught up in yourself and your bigotry. You don’t like quirky musicals. You have no sense of humor.
See it if You enjoy spectacular theatrical experiences, amazing puppetry, contemporary music and dance and brilliant scenery. And it’s King Kong!
Don't see it if You don’t want to fully immerse yourself in the experience and don’t buy into the puppetry.
See it if You’re a fan of Kenneth Lonergan writing. You like seeing a great ensemble. You want thought-provoking theatre.
Don't see it if You don’t like timely pieces. You want more action.
See it if You delight in seeing wonderful cheeky performances from the whole cast. Love catchy fun tunes. You love an absorbing experience.
Don't see it if You don’t like to give a show the benefit of the doubt. You don’t give in to the experience. You have no sense of fun or humor.
See it if You like an immersive, joyous, theatrical experience. You like great singing from everyone-leads and ensemble. You like a great set.
Don't see it if You don’t like in the round theatre. You don’t like fantasy, romance and thinking in your musicals.
See it if You loved the movie. You want to see stars in the making (ie. the main mean girls and Damian). You like clever and witty humor.
Don't see it if You absolutely hated the movie. You don’t like shows about the high school experience. You don’t like adaptations.
See it if You like watching Jerry Springer and opera. You like great operatic singing with raunchy lyrics.
Don't see it if You don’t want to participate and get into the spirit of the show.
See it if You want to time travel back to past musicals and enjoy their glorious music. You like revues.
Don't see it if You would prefer seeing more of one show than another in a revue.
See it if You like enchanting musicals, simple storylines, great performances and wonderful music.
Don't see it if You expect more action in a storyline. You want more complexity.
See it if You love musicals. You love revues. You love watching legends perform and new stars on the rise.
Don't see it if You don't like revues. You don't want to see snippets of shows.
See it if You're a fan of the movie. You want to know how they accomplish the days repeating. You like brilliant, snarky, funny performance.
Don't see it if You can't sit still for a long time in the theatre. You're looking for memorable tunes.
See it if You love Spoon River Anthology. You love great music and great singing. You seek a very entertaining almost immersive theatre experience.
Don't see it if You prefer linear storylines. You don't like life-affirming shows.
See it if You want to be uplifted and see true joy onstage. You want to see a great story, great music and be thoroughly entertained.
Don't see it if You just like to soak in your own curmudegeoness and don't want to see happiness and joy on stage.
See it if You loved the animated film. The new songs are a perfect fit with the recognizable ones. Beautiful singing and music.
Don't see it if You didn't like the animated film. You're expecting a heavy Russian historical drama. You don't believe in dreaming and happy endings.
See it if You like seeing real people brought to life by great actors; a play where you're constantly jumping from one side to another.
Don't see it if You don't feel comfortable about your own misperceptions of the characters when you first meet them.
See it if You saw the original production and feeling nostalgic. And if you want to see star-making performance in the Engineer.
Don't see it if You don't get in to the melodrama.
See it if You want to see great and powerful singing. A devastating story but the performances and the music are so uplifting.
Don't see it if You don't want to get sucked into the emotional story.
See it if you are looking for a great theatrical experience.
Don't see it if you don't have empathy.