See it if you love hard-edged, gritty, hysterical, challenging work. If GBS was the house playwright for Steppenwolf based in Harlem...
Don't see it if you're turned off by rough language or you prefer your theater refined.
See it if Groundbreaking. Challenges the way you see and hear musicals. I was pretty familiar with the score but was enthralled with the choreography.
Don't see it if you can't afford it. I could buy subscriptions to seasons for the price paid and next time I will.
See it if you love seeing classics picked up, dusted off and have a ball with. Gets to the very essence of the comedy with unrestrained glee.
Don't see it if you're not into classics reinvented.
See it if The three ladies are stage animals fiercely prowling the contours of Hnath's brilliant cage. Exhilarating!
Don't see it if You don't like plays of ideas.
See it if you want theater to deal with life as it is being lived now. Feels like an important contribution to our understanding of these times.
Don't see it if you're bored by small-town lives and think that people are responsible for and deserve the fate that befalls them.
See it if you like family dramas and a new twist on the Viet Nam Vet's return home. Masterfully staged on a beautiful set.
Don't see it if new plays and playwrights try your patience.
See it if you want to see a thoroughly imagined portrait of a fascinating man done with great skill and heart.
Don't see it if you want larger issues dealt with. This is one man's life.
See it if you want to get a fancy take on the holiday. Great cast puts this over with charm, energy and great appeal.
Don't see it if you're over the holidays and the idea of little girls celebrating makes you cringe.
See it if you like bruising, original characters pouring it out onstage. A fun, fight for one another's attention.
Don't see it if you don't like your theater pitched at a certain volume.
See it if a fun night with eccentric portraits played full out by a ridiculously talented cast of actor/musicians superbly directed by Phillip George
Don't see it if you want a traditional story and structure.
See it if you want to see a solid production which is incongruously (but entertainingly) accompanied by a jazz trio. Needs its corners knocked off.
Don't see it if you need something to happen in the first act. Derives much of its power from the implied shock of the period in which it was written.
See it if you want to revisit a lovely score performed by an enthusiastic, fun cast of youngsters.
Don't see it if nostalgia modestly but energetically served is not up to your high standards.
See it if you want to see new perspectives and see new stories told by under represented actors of the highest caliber. Lupita was absent.
Don't see it if you don't want to be bothered.
See it if you like an all encompassing love of all music and its power to express. A boy meets girl done in a new way by surrounding the story w/music
Don't see it if it's just another boy meets girl and somehow in the end...
See it if you want to see an inventive physical reimagining of the story.
Don't see it if you like to identify with the character. Alex is inaccessible. He's a punk, arrested, therapized and a mess. You never see HIM.
See it if An always intriguing, relevant look at four souls on the margins of Corporate America slipping under the wheels of progress.
Don't see it if It's not happy or hopeful. I think I'm going to score it higher.
See it if you love theater! The history of a play and the times. A riveting, stunning, wrenching work. It hits on all levels-political, spiritual and
Don't see it if you don't want a singular theatrical experience.
See it if you love to see literary classics staged in bright, refreshing ways. There's a lot of fun here.
Don't see it if you're not charmed by Beyoncé showing up in a Theckeray adaptation or you're looking for "Sense and Sensibility"s equal. Close but not quite
See it if you want an honest to God comedy on Broadway. An insightful, funny and affecting look at a gay man's search for love. LOVE Trip Cullman!
Don't see it if you're not really interested in romantic comedies...and it is a bit long.
See it if you like puzzling out meanings and connections between two competing storylines. A tribute to dreamers and their pursuits.
Don't see it if you need a linear narrative through-line.
See it if you want a great time with a bitchy queen who can't keep his mouth shut. Missed opportunity to scratch below the surface but fun.
Don't see it if you don't like bitchy humor.
See it if you love luxuriating in the history of theater. A lovely, startling delightful play about an open marriage. Love Elisabeth Gray!
Don't see it if you want more flash and sizzle. These are people sitting and talking.
See it if you love Chekhov and want to see a really excellent company tear into him. Superb ensemble.
Don't see it if three hours is too much for you and the story is not a cause and effect procedural.
See it if you want to be thoroughly transported by a story and the masterful telling of it. A revelation from start to finish.
Don't see it if you need things spelled out for you and aren't open to new experiences.
See it if you want to see stories told in new ways with great staging, technical support and compelling performances and ideas.
Don't see it if you're irritated by novelty or innovation.
See it if you want to see a story told in a setting you haven't seen before. Enthralling soccer drills with scenes playing out. Great work.
Don't see it if you're uninterested in youthful concerns.
See it if you want to see this American classic with new perspective. I absolutely love van Hove's theatrical imagination and kinetic resourcefulness.
Don't see it if you don't like your classics messed with and you think theatrical imagination is just gimmickry.
See it if you want to see a Great performance by Jessica Lange in a very good production of an American classic.
Don't see it if you don't care about American theater.
See it if you want to delve into religion and it's discontents and you want to see everything Lucas Hnath comes up with...and you should.
Don't see it if you don't like stagey arguments and religion puts you off.
See it if you have to see everything Lucas Hnath writes...and you should.
Don't see it if twisty, ethical dilemmas don't intrigue you or you get enough in real life. Shaw at the Olympic trials.