See it if You are a devotee of the “older” musical which, while containing beautiful music, lyrics & dialogue, is nevertheless dated & “old-fashioned”
Don't see it if You can’t overlook a storyline which depicts women as second class citizens.
See it if You are a Disney fan, especially of the “Frozen” movie, and enjoy a suspend-your-belief fairy tale with special effects.
Don't see it if You are looking for a “deep” storyline, a thought-provoking musical with substance, or anything other than casual entertainment.
See it if You enjoy Disney-esque musicals, with their creative stage and costume designs, and if you appreciate a great musical score.
Don't see it if You have no interest in a fictionalized, "kid-friendly" version of the Romanovs' fall from power, in early 19th century Russia.
See it if You are interested in a different type of boy-meets-girl story, & can accept the premise that a high-priced call girl falls for an alcoholic
Don't see it if You aren't a fan of Matthew Perry, aren't interested in new works by new playwrights, & can't accept the plot of two quirky love stories.
See it if You enjoy an off-color, hilarious take on the story of two missionaries who depart for Africa.
Don't see it if You are offended by a raunchy presentation of Biblical references.
See it if You enjoy off-color jokes, raunchy humor, and a ribald presentation of Sesame Street-type puppets
Don't see it if You do not appreciate or enjoy offensive, off-color humor.
See it if You are interested in seeing a musical that is "out of the box," with an unusual plot line, and if you appreciate a story with a twist!
Don't see it if You enjoy more traditional Broadway musicals, with few surprises in store.
See it if You are interested in song & dance numbers from the 30's & 40's, and are a fan of tap dancing routines, as well as a fan of the Cagney era!
Don't see it if Your're relatively young, don't know / care about James Cagney, or Hollywood of 20's - 40's, & don't enjoy tap dance routines!
See it if You can devote 7+ hours to an absorbing, emotionally charged, powerful production, frequently interspersed with dark humor.
Don't see it if You are either looking for a light-hearted afternoon or cannot sit in a theater for so many hours. But you may regret missing this!
See it if You enjoy musical reviews, composed of a medley of hits from various Broadway productions.
Don't see it if You are looking for a specific plot line, or are hoping for a "semi-biography" on the life\career of Hal Prince.
See it if You would welcome a 3-hour theatrical extravaganza of phenomenal music, acting, singing and stage design - all in a cabaret-style setting!
Don't see it if i can't think of any reason not to see it, unless you don't enjoy audience-interactive theater.
See it if You love the music and lyrics of Carole King / Gerry Goffen - which encompasses several decades of many beautiful, familiar songs!
Don't see it if You don't enjoy music of the 60's and 70's, or Carole King's later solo work.
See it if You are a Frankie Valli \ 4 Seasons fan, familiar with their music, and enjoy a musical which is light on plot.
Don't see it if You not a 4 Seasons fan, not old enough to remember their music, and are looking for a plot which is thought-provoking.
See it if You love sweeping Broadway musicals with flashy stage effects and larger-than-life special effects
Don't see it if You're not a fan of Disney musicals, or of the Lion King tale. Although it's hard to imagine that adults & children alike won't enjoy this!
See it if You are a fan of operatic melodies, dramatic plots, and sad stories.
Don't see it if You are not somewhat familiar with the plot line, and don't care for operatic singing!
See it if The singing & dancing were great, but the musical itself was slow moving. I kept waiting for a "dramatic" scene, but it never materialized.
Don't see it if You have no interest in the career / music of Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine