See it if A play w/ music about Depression era Americana.Dylan's songs interpreted in a new way.Strong cast,staging, lighting, music.Exquisite singing
Don't see it if This is not a standard, showy Broadway musical. Don't expect to hear all Dylan hits. Lots of characters each with their own woes.
See it if Ambitious exploration of life's big questions...fine line between love & grief. How we cope or don't. Great acting, sound, lighting, visuals
Don't see it if You have to listen closely and think this through. Not for those looking for light hearted entertainment.
See it if ...you like interpretations that stick close to the original plot., committed actors, story theater style.
Don't see it if Too long. No dramatic tension. If you want big production values this is not for you.
See it if Laugh out loud funny, provocative, thought provoking.
Don't see it if Deals with American racial issues. Very sexual content. The middle section was too long.
See it if Honest, raw performances from 2 great actors exploring middle-aged dating of 2 damaged people. More humor than I remembered from 2002 prod.
Don't see it if Play can be trimmed.Don't see if nudity & frank talk bother you. Even before the Me Too movement I would've been put off by his persistence.
See it if You're interested in journalism (although liberties are taken),story-telling, seeing 3 marvelous actors, thinking about fact v emotion.
Don't see it if You don't want to really listen. This is funny but serious.
See it if A near perfect play & production. Nuanced characters cover personal, familial, & political issues-The Troubles. Humor, tenderness,&action.
Don't see it if You have no interest in recent history, family dramas.
See it if Brave, committed actors immerse the audience in drug fueled chaos of '80's Edinburgh. I do mean immersed. Edgy.
Don't see it if Nudity, loud music, cursing, smeared feces, strobe lights so it's not for everyone. Some non-voluntary audience particpation involved.
See it if ...themes involving Home interest you. Imaginative theatre-dance hybrid; smart yet simple set, projections. Innovative. Beautiful singing
Don't see it if ..you only like traditional plays. Confusing. The gentrification theme did not become clear to me until halfway through.
See it if you like intelligent drama with humor, great acting, subjects that go deep. Still relevant.
Don't see it if you are uncomfortable with gay characters, racial commentary, or sitting for too long.
See it if you like rock and opera often mashed up. The symphonic rock pieces e.g Bohemian Rhapsody worked really well thanks to the live orchestra.
Don't see it if you expect a Broadway show.This is a loud concert with no story.
See it if Springsteen is a great story teller in spoken word & song. His delivery is thoughtful,relaxed, as if he hadn't said these words 100 x before
Don't see it if You expect to hear each song as recorded. You're not a Bruce fan. You want to comment-please don't.
See it if you like performance art, more questions than answers, committed actors.
Don't see it if you want a story and action, to understand what the cast is saying literally & figuratively.
See it if ...you support Moore & his politics. There is ranting,yes, but also great storytelling, lots of laughs, a call to arms. Almost 2 hrs fly by.
Don't see it if ...you are a die-hard Trump supporter; don't like politics or one-man shows. This is not a play.
See it if you like stories about: women and their positions in society; family machinations & dynamics. Set in 1900 many elements speak to today.
Don't see it if you don't like classic,3 act dramas;you don't want to think about the power of money and abusive relationships.Want a light-hearted evening
See it if ..you are interested in: trying to figure out why we make the choices we do; plays about having a parent,being a parent;comtemporary America
Don't see it if This play tries to say too many things. One of the actors is thoroughly annoying. Left not really caring about any of the characters.
See it if you like: Bobby C -relish his visceral performance; expressionism; innovative staging; class struggle that is still timely; striking imagery
Don't see it if you want light hearted fare; you don't like big, bold performances and staging; you're tired of social issues.
See it if This is a truly beautiful show with an unparalleled cast. Ravishing. Sumptuous. Can see how gorgeous the fabric in the costumes is from mezz
Don't see it if ...you want edgy or quirky and historical accuracy. Projections turn you off.
See it if ....you enjoy plays that cover a lot of ground: friendship, race, unemployment. Takes place in 2001 and 2008 but is relevant to today.
Don't see it if ...you want light-hearted fare.....don't like plays about working-class America.
See it if ....you enjoy standard marionette shows telling European folk tales. No surprises here. Dedicated puppeteers give it their all.
Don't see it if ...you prefer a modern, inventive approach to puppetry.
See it if ...you enjoy: new, non-traditional musicals in a non-traditional space;Great Comet;seeing a new show before it moves to a Broadway run.
Don't see it if ...you prefer song-and-dance musicals; you are uncomfortable with sexual scenes.
See it if ...you enjoy old school song and dance musicals with a hint of modern sensibility. Berlin! Great cast.
Don't see it if ...you like edgy, contemporary theater.
See it if ...you like shows about: family , in-the-news teen issues that speak to us all with a soft rock score and great use of projections.
Don't see it if ...you don't like rock musicals, you want your musicals epic.
See it if Well directed & well choreographed, ATOTTC touches on social issues in the 1950's & 60's. Terrific performances in musical comedy vein.
Don't see it if ..you want hard hitting commentary & naturalistic performances.
See it if K Marshall-great direction & choreo. B Malone &cast bring Broadway chops to off-Bway. Introduces us to a boundless woman ahead of her time.
Don't see it if you don't like traditional musicals with updated book. You want razzle-dazzle. You have a short attention-span. Middle of second act drags.
See it if Excellent staging of one of Shakespeare's lesser done plays. Kathryn Hunter proves again she is a great actor of her generation.Great energy
Don't see it if ..If you don't like Shakespeare. You must listen carefully although this production is pretty clear.
Also Terrific performances and live music.
See it if Yesenia Ayala gives a breakout performance as "Anita". Great dancing. That glorious score. Highlights the issue of police brutality.
Don't see it if Not for WSS purists. No "I Feel Pretty".No Robbins choreography. Confusing at times. Often projections are distracting. No character devel.
See it if you're a Maury Yeston fan, want to hear some little heard Yeston, enjoy musical revues, want a light, entertaining evening. Broadway caliber
Don't see it if ...you don't like musical revues. Want thought-provoking theater. I missed plot and characters so I guess I'm not a fan of revues.
See it if 'Night Mother is a modern classic. I was not familiar with A Number but it has an interesting, thought provoking premise. Dark side of life
Don't see it if You want high production value and a light evening. Briefly, A Number deals with morality; 'NM with who controls one's life/ suicide.
See it if You are a fan of the book but not a purist.As relevant today as when it was written.Superb cast particularly C. Keenan-Bolger & Jeff Daniels
Don't see it if You are "tired" of hearing about American racism. You want a literal version of the book.
See it if You enjoy natural, nuanced acting. Hard to believe Elaine May has not been on stage her entire life. Her mental descent is slow & believable
Don't see it if You only enjoy light fare. We see a real family dealing with real issues.
See it if Beautiful, gentle, mesmerizing. The magic of music to connect people. Wanted to hear more of Adam Kantor singing "Answer Me".
Don't see it if This is a small piece. Don't expect glitz or song n dance.
See it if Classic American musical. The lush score, choreography, dancing, and voices are exquisite.
Don't see it if ...you prefer modern, edgy musicals or fluffy, happy shows. The production is beautiful but I have a problem with the book.
See it if you are interested in underserved communities, women's rights. Ridloff give a stellar performance; Jackson does a yeoman's job.
Don't see it if supertitles distract you; you want more razzle dazzle. This is a minimalist set.
See it if ....you love Carole King's music from 50s-70s. Good integration of song and book. Chilina perfectly embodies King.
Don't see it if ..you don't like jukebox musicals; you want a musical with depth.
See it if ...you're concerned about what we've done to our planet and who is responsible for cleaning up the mess. 2 of the 3 actors are outstanding.
Don't see it if Good writing and performances, important subject and yet there was no drama.Did not leave the theater compelled to change the world.
See it if Padgett inhabits 6 musicians playing 6 styles of guitar music. Characters are distinct of speaking/singing voice & body. Accomplished player
Don't see it if ...you don't like one man shows; need bigger production values; you like standard musicals.
See it if Ambitious, non-linear play. The talented cast, most of whom play multiple roles, performs with energy, focus, and clear intent.
Don't see it if This play bounces around from year to year and from rehearsal studio to scenes and fragments from the protagonist's life. A bit confusing.
See it if ...you are interested in witty, absorbing writing; the Israeli Palestine conflict; BTS look at diplomacy;great actors at top of their games
Don't see it if ...you don't find politics entertaining; you want light-hearted theater; you don't think your attention span is up to it.
See it if Wonderful musical about PTSD & survivor guilt....about the healing power of art. This production is still being tweaked throughout previews
Don't see it if ...you only want fluff or something revolutionary.
See it if ...you enjoy new works, horror, edgy, dark, downtown theater. Great use of space and sound design. Cast gives 100%.
Don't see it if ...you want light-hearted entertainment; there is dry humor. I get that the writer is making social commentary but not quite sure what it is
See it if ...you want to see everything Phillipa Soo does. Clever staging. Entertaining. Light-hearted. The audience seemed smitten.
Don't see it if ...you prefer musicals with depth and a score you leave the theater humming. Unmemorable. The Elton Johnesque number was pointless.
See it if ...you enjoy theater that keeps you engaged and makes you think. This play frankly discusses race in America from different perspectives.
Don't see it if ...you want a night of fluffy entertainment and linear construction; your mind is made up; you want easy answers.
See it if In a WW1 trench HH Munro/Saki's Edwardian short stories are brought to life by a gifted, creative, young, British cast.
Don't see it if ....you: want a big budget production in a big budget setting telling one story; don't enjoy puppetry even in moderation and when well done
See it if you like: new interpretations of established works; rock musicals; energetic, committed performances.
Don't see it if ...too loud music bothers you; you don't like story-theater type shows. Long first act.
See it if ...you want to learn about domestic violence, care about college issues, want to see work by a promising young playwright.
Don't see it if ..you prefer polished theater, domestic violence is a trigger, want to see work by an established writer.
See it if ...you seek new interpretations of classics, want to see well-known actors, appreciate stage design.
Don't see it if ....you are a classics purist. This production forces us to see the story from a 21c perspective, not that that's completely unfounded.