See it if You want to see Jake in a serious piece of theatre. Enjoy long monologues probing into love, loss, hardship, family.
Don't see it if You don't like minimal staging, don't like monologues
See it if you truly want to see a re-invented classic! You enjoy out of the box, experiential, theatrical experiences. Standout perf by Curly
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable w/ the lites staying on thru out the show and in complete darkness through some scenes. (Too long!) Closeups w/actors
See it if you like 1 actor shows (2 others in it with small parts), a Ted Talks type wannabe (on broadway!!??) that feels like it is in previews
Don't see it if you like to have a thoughtful conversation about the show afterwards
See it if you enjoy quirky musicals, want an audience +21, and enjoy South Park humor
Don't see it if You are sensitive to religious jokes, sometimes inappropriately phrased. Not for children
See it if You like 17th century theater themes done in modern tone and you enjoy Shakespearean dialogue.
Don't see it if You have trouble following that kind of language
See it if Don't walk... go run and see one of the best off broadway shows.90 minutes of pure power. It left me breathless.
Don't see it if You are sensitive to issues around bullying, parenting.
See it if you like shows about teenage angst and corny flashbacks to your high school memories.
Don't see it if you have high expectations of it being dear evan hansen take two. Expected it to be clever but it fell short of hitting the mark.
See it if Same Director as Jersey Boys and it feels similar in production. Found it entertaining, interesting story and enjoyable
Don't see it if You didn't like Jersey Boys
See it if enjoy masterful theatre. Long and in parts drawn out but a powerful second act will keep you thinking about the show for hours after.
Don't see it if Drama about large families and its disfunction
See it if Enjoyable story and interesting to see how Carole King's journey unfolded. Great talent and songwriter who deserves the praise and title.
Don't see it if If you don't like Carole King music or theatre about personal journey's
See it if you enjoy contemporary modern themes where you are engaged to consider all angles of the challenges & benefits of professional relationships
Don't see it if you don't like off broadway, east village theatre setting, small theatre, simple fold up chairs to sit on.
See it if you loved disco & remember dancing to Donna Summer and more! Enjoy dancing in the aisles and singing with your aisle-mates. Reminiscent!
Don't see it if don't like disco music. If you have no sense of music or iconic musicians.
See it if The main stars are all talented but for me there was a disconnect in the story line and the chemistry with the main characters.
Don't see it if You don't like Revival's. You are a strong advocate of the #me too following
See it if It really highlights how it doesn't matter what differences are amongst people we share lots of common themes. And music connects us all
Don't see it if If someone believes that religion and cultural differences should remain insular in community
See it if An iconic show on broadway I was disappointed and found it boring except for one main song number that is the show stopper.
Don't see it if you don't like musical theatre
See it if Josh Grobin was magical to watch and the staging was incredible absorbing.
Don't see it if Lengthy and must read the crib notes beforehand as the # of characters is amazing. Do not be tired and go to this show
See it if Saw the show twice and the staging is just mesmerizing. It is magical to see human-animal costumery and it takes your breath away.
Don't see it if No reason not to see it
See it if Its unique subject matter will move you to tears and make you think about societal issues for hours after the show ends.
Don't see it if You are sensitive to the subject of teenage suicides.
See it if you miss this show and want to see it re-invented. The subtitles made me really look at the beauty of the words. Truly timeless!
Don't see it if You did not like this play initially. Don't like reading subtitles.
See it if you want to see a creative take on a greek mythological love story. Simple staging brought to life, magnificent singers, mesmerizing
Don't see it if You don't appreciate love stories, greek mythologies, dark journey's,
See it if you were obsessed with the pre-election cycles involving Clinton's involvement. Enjoy seeing well known stars on the Broadway stage
Don't see it if you have a dislike for politics and a tremendous dislike for Hillary and/or the Clintons.
See it if You want to see a 162 years of family antiquity with a backdrop of informative financial history.
Don't see it if Can't handle 3 hours and 20 minutes of third person narration.
See it if you enjoy subject matter dealing with south/north differences, religious/not, marriage inequality themes. Thought provoking yet not deeply
Don't see it if You take issue with marriage inequality themes, christian conservative values being challenged. Personal moral choices explored.
See it if Monty Python meets Whodunnit. British farce that is fun, light hearted and corny
Don't see it if DOn't like British humor, slapstick, silliness.
See it if Hard when a movie as iconic as this turns musical but it was playful and fun to see. Especially enjoyed attendees wearing formal attire
Don't see it if you didn't like the movie. Fun fact, Richard Gere character and best friend are married in real life!
See it if Bob Fosse choreography is memorizing and memorable. Saw original cast with Gwen Vernon and imprinted musical theatre with me forever.
Don't see it if you don't like musical theatre
See it if The customs and backdrop were breathtaking and I found the story outside of the cartoon to be memorizing. It engulfed me
Don't see it if You don't like stories about historical fiction or Russia hierarchical scenarios
See it if like 3 hour performances, enjoy wordy yet historically focused pieces, want to see Condola Rashad's excellent acting (sure to be nominated)
Don't see it if you don't like "buildup" in the show's pace, 1st act is extremely wordy and slow but 2nd act is riveting.
See it if The acting was incredible, story quite interesting and setting magical. Glad I got to see it during its short stay on Broadway
Don't see it if If you don't like period pieces
See it if Fun, light, if you love Buffett music and reliving when you were just out of college, 20 something and carefree!
Don't see it if You don't like Buffett music
See it if Masterful and a breakthrough in musical theatre history. It is all it hyped up to be. I saw it with Michael Luwoye (2nd time) and loved it
Don't see it if You don't like rap, hip hop music or are hard of hearing, or can't follow dialogue in a quick manner.
See it if Caissie Levy (starred in Rent) is magical! Her voice is spectacular & I couldn't wait till she was on stage. Fun.
Don't see it if you are not a fan of Disney.
See it if Heartwarming and heartfelt this feel good show brings us all back to that dreadful time in history and shows how kindness trumps all!
Don't see it if If you don't like fluffy, light musical theatre
See it if Different twist on the original Wizard of Oz with great songs, staging and defines great musical theatre!
Don't see it if No reason not to see it!