See it if you enjoy hip-hop dancing or the use of dance to tell a story
Don't see it if you need dialogue and full set pieces to enjoy a show or if you don't like watching dance as a means to tell a story.
See it if you want to see a well-acted, updated version of a classic play. Incredibly acted by Billie Piper, with great set changes.
Don't see it if you want to see a light, funny play that's easy on your emotions.
See it if you like to hear stories and you like to sit through 3 hours of them. Needs more dialogue & less monologues.
Don't see it if you want an easy night of theater. It's very slow and I'm not sure what it accomplished, though I liked the concept.
See it if you want to see Chris Evans and Michael Cera, (Brian Tyree Henry is the real star). Some funny dialogue, but very predictable.
Don't see it if you want to see a short to-the-point play, if you want to see something original.
See it if you like seeing shows in an intimate setting, you like unconventional love stories. Fantastic singing and performances.
Don't see it if you want a complex musical with a lot of explanation. This show is more for the emotions.
See it if you're into cult movies like Rocky Horror or Reefer Madness (Movie Musical). It's ridiculous in the best way & the singing is incredible.
Don't see it if you're offended by ANYTHING, if you don't like profanity or The Jerry Springer show. If you don't like opera singing.
See it if you're a fan of John Lithgow and you like to see one man acting out two stories.
Don't see it if you like to see a play with a plot or a purpose.
See it if you like revues or you like seeing numbers performed that you may not have ever heard of before. Fantastic singing.
Don't see it if you don't like revues, want to see something more familiar or a show with a plot.
See it if you want to see an original twist on a story of child abuse and the aftermath. Great acting and writing by Ashley Griffin.
Don't see it if you don't like stories of child abuse or family relations or manipulation or death.
See it if you like surprise endings that don't really fit with the rest of the story.
Don't see it if you'd like a straightforward narrative without unnecessary storylines that don't add to the plot.
See it if you like shows that are more like plays with songs, people showing compassion, simple stories.
Don't see it if you want big song and dance numbers, you want a complex story with a plot.
See it if you like plays about the confrontation of sexism. If you like to see women standing up for themselves against men.
Don't see it if You want to see a play that has nothing to do with controversial topics like sexism.
See it if you want to see a masterfully acted drama, with some laughs. about a woman struggling with drug & alcohol addiction in a rehab facility.
Don't see it if you're not comfortable with stories about drug or alcohol addiction. If you can't be in a room with strobe lights.
See it if you're a fan of the tv show or if you want a night of fun, colorful, original theater. Great for kids. Meaningful message & great spectacle.
Don't see it if you're looking for a serious night of theater or a traditional theater experience.
See it if you like stories of female friendship, quick dialogue, troubles that teenage girls face, fantastic writing & storytelling, "girl world."
Don't see it if you don't like realistic stories about teenage life in America, you don't like shows only featuring women, you don't like intimate theaters.
See it if you aren't expecting it to be like the movies, it's more similar to the book, but modernized. The Oompa-Loompas are very creatively done.
Don't see it if you want it to be like the movies. If you want grandiose sets of the chocolate factory (I was generally underwhelmed).
See it if you want to see great movement by very in shape actors, you're not bothered by accents
Don't see it if you want to see a classic interpretation of a novel, if you don't want to see an all-male cast, simulated sex/violence.
See it if you like historical stories about the first half of the 1900s, stories about Jews in and around WWII, you have a passion for art & humanity
Don't see it if you have narrow views on life and art, but that's probably the reason why you should see it.
See it if you like Shakespeare's comedies. You are an Annaleigh Ashford or Danny Burstein fan - you won't be disappointed.
Don't see it if you want to see a drama. You don't like physical comedy or shows that have elements that can be thought of as silly. You don't like to smile
See it if you like one-man shows in an intimate theater. You like shows about a real person. You like or know who Zero Mostel is & want to learn more.
Don't see it if you want a large cast or a play with multiple-person dialogue. You don't know or care who Zero Mostel is.
See it if you like political dramas. You like dramas about true current events.
Don't see it if you're looking for a light drama or a short drama. You don't like minimal sets. Have a hard time hearing in a larger space.
See it if you like superbly polished theater. You like to see traditional musicals staged to perfection. You want a fun night out at the theater.
Don't see it if you aren't a fan of traditional song & dance musicals. You don't like a lot of comic relief. You want a serious drama.
See it if you like Matthew Perry. You want to watch a play that isn't too dense, but deals with a serious issue.
Don't see it if you like great writing and acting. You don't like plays dealing with addiction.
See it if you like contemporary-staged Shakespeare. If you like to see relevant political topics mixed into theatre.
Don't see it if you like to see Shakespeare in its traditional form. If you don't like politics mixed with theatre. If you don't like violence or loud noise
See it if you're interested in learning about the hardships of being part of the deaf community. Stellar performances by Joshua Jackson&Lauren Ridloff
Don't see it if you want to see a fluffy play or a musical.
See it if you enjoy classic musicals. It's 3 hours long, so be prepared for a long Act 1. I was quite impressed with Lauren Ambrose.
Don't see it if you want to see a drama or if you don't like classic musicals.
See it if you want a wonderfully acted and written play, you want something intriguing and clever. Very funny, but also dramatic.
Don't see it if you want to see a musical. That's the only reason I could come up with for anyone not to see it.
See it if you want a fun night at the theater. You don't have to be a JB fan to like this show. It's really entertaining & the cast is having a blast
Don't see it if you want a serious or really meaningful show. If you don't like silly shows.
See it if you like classic Broadway shows with great singing and outstanding dancing.
Don't see it if you want to see a fluffy musical that will leave you happy. It's a bit long and it feels it.
See it if you want to see an epic play with outstanding performances. If you're a fan of the play or miniseries. If you enjoy a great drama.
Don't see it if you have an issue sitting in a theater for 2x the amount of time as an average play, but don't let that deter you because you should see it.
See it if you want to see a family drama dealing with issues of race & how it plays a part in every day life. Great performances & wonderfully written
Don't see it if you don't like revisiting the topic of race and white privilege, but then you should probably see it anyway.
See it if you're a fan of the film or 90s music. If you enjoy shows that kind of make fun of themselves/don't take themselves too seriously.
Don't see it if you want a serious night at the theater, you're uncomfortable with a lot of talk about sex and drugs, you hate the movie. Not for children.
See it if you like to plays about families, especially families w issues that aren't frequently discussed. You like dramedies with an important story.
Don't see it if you don't like family stories. If you can't see the message it's trying to convey without it smacking you in the face.
See it if you're a fan of Mark Rylance - he is magnificent. If you like plays with some singing. If you like period pieces.
Don't see it if You want a straight-to-the-point play, with no singing. You don't like period pieces or accents or breaking of the 4th wall.
See it if you like nontraditional plays with a very simple set, you like stories about relationships, you like quirky plays. You GREAT with accents.
Don't see it if you want a largely staged play with lots of moving parts. You have trouble with accents. You want a low key, chill night at the theater.
See it if you're looking for a fun, funny, holiday-themed night away from the kids. This is not for children. Lesli Margherita is an absolute delight
Don't see it if you don't want to see a one-woman, raunchy version of a Dr. Seuss classic, all grown up. You wanted a holiday themed show for kids.
See it if You loved the movie or any other fun teen movie. If you loved the musicals of Legally Blonde/Heathers. You want a fun night at the theatre
Don't see it if You didn’t like the movie. You want a serious night at the theater or a “mature” musical. You don’t like to have a good time.
See it if you like political dramas, you like the dark side of politics with a hint of comedy.
Don't see it if you want a light play or a legitimate comedy, you don't like politics, you are a Trump supporter or take offense to comments against him.
See it if you like relevant stories, regardless of when they take place, about important issues that deserve to be discussed.
Don't see it if you want a light play, though there are some laughs to be had. It has stereotypical HS archetypes, but they're a necessity to the story.
See it if you like Wall Street-related media. If you liked The Big Short or anything to do with the financial world.
Don't see it if you want to see a fun or interesting play without having to have previous knowledge of the financial world. If you don't like dry plays.
See it if you like musical revues. You like/are familiar with the musicals that have musical numbers in this show.
Don't see it if you want to learn about Harold Prince. You don't like the musicals being presented. You want to see a show with a plot
See it if you like one-man/woman shows, incredible singing, flawless acting. Brian Charles Rooney's performance is breathtaking.
Don't see it if you don't like one-man/woman shows, LGBT themes, or if you're looking to see a fluff play.
See it if you like silly comedies. You are a pop culture fan (there are a ton of references). You like to laugh. You like a really strong ensemble.
Don't see it if you want something heavy or serious. You don't know anything about Matthew McConaughey. You are offended by Satan and cursing.
See it if you like family dramas involving greed and deception. You like incredible acting all around.
Don't see it if you want to see a light play or a comedy. You don't want to be tempted to see it again with the cast swap.
See it if you like a little murder in your musicals. If you like to see a classic staged in an unconventional way. You like intimate theater spaces.
Don't see it if you don't like murder or cannibalism. You don't like an intimate or interactive theatrical experience.
See it if you like traditional song and dance/love story musicals that children will enjoy.
Don't see it if you want to see a show with substance or if you don't like unnecessary fluff.
See it if you like musicals without dialogue, can be compared to Les Mis in it's epicness. You like complicated love stories.
Don't see it if you don't like a ballad-heavy show or loud sounds. You need there to be dialogue in addition to the songs.