See it if You are interested in inventive staging, extended metaphors, and politically relevant theater
Don't see it if Long drawn out metaphors feel like overkill, you have trouble understanding thick accents
See it if you are interested in new and innovative methods of theater making or are looking for an exciting and lively experience
Don't see it if You are hoping for just a typical theater-going experience, get annoyed when characters narrate their own actions in song or dislike Tolstoy
See it if clever staging, inventive costume design, and classic Disney stories are of interest to you
Don't see it if you didn't like the movie or are hoping for something thought provoking
See it if you like acapella music and don't really care much about the story being told.
Don't see it if you get frustrated by cliched plotlines, stereotypical characters, bad story structure
See it if You loved the Wizard of Oz, fictional world expanding, strong female characters and twists on classic narratives.
Don't see it if You read the novel & are interested in seeing how the Animals storyline will be played out on stage or want an intellectual experience.
See it if you are a millennial (or anyone) who is trying to navigate adulthood, find your purpose in life, like raunchy humor and enjoy sesame street.
Don't see it if You get too offended by raunchy and not politically correct humor.
See it if you want to understand the millennial experience, want to laugh and cry simultaneously, have a hard time dating or are a jewish gay man
Don't see it if you find millennials to be annoying, miss most pop culture references, or
See it if You love divas, 40-piece orchestras, Glenn Close, and NY City Center Encores Concerts (it’s not their production but sure felt like one)
Don't see it if You are hoping for a fully staged musical, find repetitive music annoying, or are hoping to a new take on a classic show
See it if You like Harry Potter, enjoy underdog stories and are looking to have a good laugh.
Don't see it if you don't like Harry Potter or have never read the books or seen the movies. I'm not sure you would understand the show.
See it if You like history or hate history, if you like musicals or hate musicals, if you like hiphop or hate it...just see it. Everyone should see it
Don't see it if you generally hate things that are critically acclaimed and literally everyone else loves.
See it if You like polished drag performances, insanely fabulous costumes, Cyndi Lauper and some powerhouse singing.
Don't see it if You get bored by cliched plots and themes or are looking for something more intellectual.