Noel C

Reading | 25-34 | Female
About:  Counting down the days until the next Hedwig revival. Justice for American Psycho & Groundhog's Day. ... Read more Read less
Reviews (92)
70
Ambitious, Delightful, Fluffy

See it if you want to see a cutesy, feel good musical that doesn't have much plot and won't necessarily stay with you for the rest of time.

Don't see it if You want to see something with a deep storyline or a huge production - this looks very homemade.

80
Ambitious, Indulgent, Intense

See it if you want to see a great cast or you want to see the fabled helicopter scene.

Don't see it if You want a truly in-depth storyline and lush sets.

100
During previews
Absorbing, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if you want to see what makes Broadway absolutely fantastic. It has the charm, the colors, the dancing, and the production values. And Bette.

Don't see it if You want the best story ever told - this is just fluffy fun.

85
During previews
Great singing, Thought-provoking, Great acting

See it if You want to see two women sing their faces off in a feminist show about make-up, marketing, and the role we all play. Also, Patti Lupone.

Don't see it if You want toe-tapping numbers and the "song and dance" of broadway.

70
Funny, Fluffy, Indulgent

See it if you are a Harry Potter fan or a Hufflepuff or if you just want something light hearted.

Don't see it if You dont' get good seats - the seats in the back are the worst, or you aren't at fan of Harry Potter.

85
During previews
Clever, Funny, Entertaining

See it if you are a millenial, you are single, or you just want to laugh your butt off.

Don't see it if you are easily offended or you don't like swearing

100
During previews
Absorbing, Great acting, Touching

See it if you want to be absolutely absorbed and awakened to the kindness we have as humans. A total win for me.

Don't see it if you aren't an open-minded person; you aren't ready for a 9/12 musical - the day after.

89
Absorbing, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if you want to be emotionally connected to a story, love pop music, or you want some fantastic acting.

Don't see it if you aren't a fan of pop music or you don't like TINY seats.

85
Enchanting, Exquisite, Great acting, Intense, Resonant

See it if You want to see the best group of actors on Broadway, you want to see a classic tale with a modern twist, or you want some humor.

Don't see it if You don't like sitting for a while - this is a LONG show.

20
Great acting, Intense, Banal, Disappointing, Excruciating

See it if You want to see the next "big thing" on Broadway. If you like acting that is completely encompassing.

Don't see it if You think too much - this show actually shows the worst of humanity and the songs are TERRIBLE.

53
Absorbing, Confusing, Dated, Disappointing, Overrated

See it if you are a Broadway fan who has never seen Cats before, a Sondheim fan, or you like interesting theater

Don't see it if You are expecting a great absorbing story - you won't find that here.

100
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Great writing, Must see

See it if you come from a family, you are a human

Don't see it if you aren't willing to see something modern

46
Dated, Disappointing, Banal, Overrated, Excruciating

See it if you haven't seen it yet, you have no other options

Don't see it if you want something that is still at the top of its game.

100
Absorbing, Dizzying, Edgy, Great acting, Indulgent

See it if you like to immersed in theater, you enjoy movement, you are willing to be bold.

Don't see it if you don't like to run, you can't handle dark spaces, or you need talk

70
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Great writing

See it if you aren't easily offended, you like humor

Don't see it if You are easily offended or overly religious

75
Delightful, Entertaining, Indulgent, Dizzying, Great singing

See it if you love dancing, you know Gloria's music, you have ties to Latino culture

Don't see it if You have difficulty understanding accents

70
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Indulgent, Fluffy

See it if You have a good laugh and you know a lot about Broadway

Don't see it if You want a really great story

87
Clever, Entertaining, Dizzying, Edgy, Great acting

See it if You know someone with autism, you love technology, you love acting

Don't see it if You don't like plays, you have issues with strobe lighting

40
Enchanting, Disappointing, Dizzying, Banal, Ambitious

See it if ...don't

Don't see it if You like musicals or you like Cirque - there isn't enough of either here.

80
Delightful, Enchanting, Funny, Fluffy, Great singing

See it if you are going with your niece or daughter, you are up for some female empowerment.

Don't see it if You absolutely loved the book, you want something deep

72
Ambitious, Enchanting, Dizzying, Slow, Overrated

See it if You have children who love the movie, or you want to see the best puppetry of all time.

Don't see it if You want something with a lot of action - the story itself is very slow.

25
During previews
Disappointing, Insipid, Horrendous

See it if you love Christian Borle and want to see him shine - he's truly a high point.

Don't see it if you want a good show. This is bad.

77
Ambitious, Great acting, Intelligent

See it if you want to see some great acting, particularly from Sally and Finn. There are some truly touching moments here.

Don't see it if you aren't willing to confront your own emotions about someone with a physical disability - it is front and center and REAL.

87
During previews
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting

See it if you want to understand small-city life in today's age - or why some "good" people voted for Donald Trump against their own better interests.

Don't see it if You are afraid of cursing, frank discussions of racism, and violence.

75
Funny, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if you are a fan of theater, you love Hamilton/LMM, or you just like a good time.

Don't see it if You aren't willing to get some drinks, you don't like humor at the expense of others

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Must see

See it if you want to see pure class and amazing acting on a Broadway stage. If you don't want to regret it for years to come.

Don't see it if You don't like a classic story and standing ovations every few moments.

85
Absorbing, Enchanting, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see some great acting from Annaleigh and Jake. You love projections and art.

Don't see it if You are looking for something with a lot of dancing. Note that the seats aren't comfortable at all.

78
Great acting, Intense, Relevant

See it if you want to see great acting and a unique take on toxic masculinity, race, and love.

Don't see it if you are sensitive to language, you enjoy "traditional" happy ending musicals.

73
During previews
Clever, Ambitious, Insipid, Relevant, Great singing

See it if you love a cappella, you know/love New York really well, or you are younger.

Don't see it if You aren't interested in a cappella or you don't like modern storytelling.

100
Ambitious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great staging, Refreshing

See it if You love scenic and lighting design, you want to see something refreshing, or you like an immersive experience.

Don't see it if You aren't ready for some juxtaposition between story and staging. Or you want a very detailed storyline.

71
Absorbing, Enchanting, Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy

See it if you have children, you want to see strong female characters, you want to laugh

Don't see it if any deviations from the original will both you - there are several, or if you don't enjoy simplistic plotlines.

65
Entertaining, Disappointing, Cliched, Fluffy, Slow

See it if you have nothing else to see on Broadway OR if you are interested in dancing, particularly ballet.

Don't see it if You want something that pushes the edges of theater or you like 3D characters.

85
Clever, Delightful, Funny, Great writing, Great singing

See it if you are a female, you want something light and fluffy

Don't see it if You want something classical, you are easily offended

95
Absorbing, Exquisite, Great acting, Must see, Intelligent

See it if you are in the LGBT community, you have a family, you love acting

Don't see it if you don't have an open mind

94
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Great writing

See it if you like to laugh, you don't like "typical" musicals, you aren't easily offended

Don't see it if you are easily offended

79
Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if You love the original story, JMI still plays the Genie, you have children

Don't see it if You want to see a serious Broadway musical.

87
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Great acting, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see Danny Berstein's best role ever, you are a Fiddler Fan, you love classical musicals

Don't see it if You aren't open to a new framing device, you don't like classical stories

80
Absorbing, Exquisite, Indulgent, Intense, Great singing

See it if You are religious, Cynthia Erivo, Heather Headley, and/or Danielle Brooks are still involved.

Don't see it if You are easily triggered

100
Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Great writing, Must see

See it if You are anyone - seriously, it will change your life.

Don't see it if You aren't open to new experiences and/or things

52
Banal, Cliched, Dated, Slow, Great acting

See it if you love the story or Peter Pan

Don't see it if You have the choice to see anything else

90
Absorbing, Entertaining, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if You are under 30, you like rock musicals, you don't typically like musicals

Don't see it if You are easily offended

68
Dated, Disappointing, Excruciating, Overrated, Thought-provoking

See it if You want to see an old classic or you like whoever they stunt casted in the roles.

Don't see it if You really liked the movie.