See it if You want a feel good story full of comic relief, liberal jokes, excellent comedic timing and a fun but not memorable score.
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with lesbianism, are very conservative, or do not like modern musicals.
See it if You want to laugh. Lots of 1 liners, 90s references, jokes about New Jersey. Light, entertaining, fun.
Don't see it if You want to be blown away by a great Broadway score.
See it if You love Harry Potter, you love the 90's and lots of 90's references, you want a good laugh.
Don't see it if only take kids to weekend matinee performances. the other shows are more inappropriate and less family friendly.
See it if You like the music of Carole King. You like jukebox musicals.
Don't see it if you like large company numbers and clever choreography. The first act drags and the groups that do her songs are very cliche.
See it if You like musicals with a Caribbean/African jazz flair. Cleverly staged, fun, family friendly. Great singing performances.
Don't see it if You have a hard time with theater in the round. You are not in the mood to go to the beach (seriously, the stage is a beach).
See it if you want the opportunity to see Patti. you don't care if the show drags or the songs are not well-written.
Don't see it if you dont want to be bored. you want a memorable score. Patti and Christine were great, but the material was not.
See it if you want to see am amazing, thoughtful, emotional, original, unpredictable musical that deals with post WWII vets. Great score!
Don't see it if you do not want to see a show that addresses veterans issues and PTSD. you do not like shows where the cast plays instruments.
See it if you like banjo/bluegrass music. amazing performances by the leads. entertaining.
Don't see it if story was predictable. too many songs sounded the same and not particularly memorable.
See it if you want a well done musical. great original songs and writing.
Don't see it if original cast must have been amazing, but I saw a relief cast and lots of understudies - not that great
See it if you love classical dance and an old-time feel. The dancing was great but the ballet in the show was too long and the vocals were not great.
Don't see it if you want a Muscial with complex characters, a well-developed plot, and appropriate pacing.
See it if You loved the book and/or movie. You want a family friendly musical with a good message. you want a catchy and entertaining score.
Don't see it if you want something serious
See it if You love the musical. You want to see an extremely well done revival. You love Danny Burstein.
Don't see it if You hated the original. You do not like shows with a Jewish theme.
See it if you are a fan of the show, love classic musicals or want to introduce yourself to a great classic. Wonderful revival. Great show.
Don't see it if You can't get Yul Brynner out of your head as the only option for the King.
See it if You want a well acted,emotional show that immerses you in the world of an autistic child. Excellent staging and lighting.
Don't see it if you cant handle strobe lights
See it if you are looking for an entertaining, over-the-top, fluorescent, family friendly show with a positive message.
Don't see it if you want a show with a consistent sound. first act is disjointed. show jumps around a lot.
See it if You want classic Andrew Lloyd Webber. It is good, but not great. Plot drags a little. Music gets repetitive and a little to operatic.
Don't see it if You have seen Sunset Boulevard - they sounds the same.
See it if you are interested in a more historical version than the movie. score was underwhelming.
Don't see it if you expect it to live up to the movie... no rasputin, no bartok, puka.
See it if you are in the mood for a family friendly musical starring kids who play their own instruments and that has plenty of rock music.
Don't see it if you do not like rock music.
See it if You want to be entertained by a show that has both drama and humor.
Don't see it if You plan on bringing young children. It addresses topics of abuse, pregnancy, cheating, etc.
See it if You love some dirty humor and lots of broadway references. So Funny!
Don't see it if You are not in the mood to laugh or you do not like racial or religious comedy.
See it if You love Broadway and want to see an amazing, original, creative show with amazing performances. Truly exceptional. Lives up to the hype.
Don't see it if You have a hard time hearing (lyrics are very fast) or don't like rap at all... actually, you should see if even then.
See it if a modern musical take on the show set in New Orleans. Has great music and incorporates the original words and modernized dialogue/lyrics.
Don't see it if you want an authentic unchanged Shakespeare play - this is a modern and adapted take - or if you do not like sitting outside.
See it if you love the score/music. It has a classic Broadway feel without feeling too dated.
Don't see it if you do not like classic Broadway or can not accept any Eliza who is not Julie Andrews.
See it if You love classic musicals, great classic Broadway/ballet dancing, excellent singing/performances. Mueller, Flemming and Henry are great!
Don't see it if You are bothered by domestic violence (its the main theme). Story is dated and a bit disturbing when viewed with today's eyes.
See it if you like klezmer, israeli or middle eastern music. some clever jokes with physical comedy. Great live music with actors as musicians.
Don't see it if you want a story with a plot. slow. has no plot and does not delve deep enough into the characters to make them interesting and engaging.
See it if you loved Hamilton or any of the Forbidden Broadway shows. It is a hilarious satire chock full of Broadway references.
Don't see it if You like grand theaters - its a little dingy. You must buy at least one drink.
See it if You love Christian Boryle. You want a family friendly musical with a good score and clever staging. Fun.
Don't see it if You want to be blows away.
See it if you want to see some amazing vocal percussion or your are curious about a capella.
Don't see it if you were in a college a capella group... arrangements could have been better.
See it if you want to watch paint dry.
Don't see it if you want to be entertained - it drags, plot is slow, tap numbers are repetitive and long.
See it if you want to see an amazing cast and some killer performances. full of emotion. the first act dragged a bit but the second was perfect.
Don't see it if you don't want to see a musical about AIDS, and homosexuality. you don't like musicals that tear at your heartstrings
See it if you like upbeat musicals with fun numbers and dance breaks. you like perogies.
Don't see it if you want a well developed plot and story that moves. has a few good songs but plot drags. ending was confusing and anti-climactic.
See it if You want to see an amazingly well-acted, emotional play based on a true story. Has Jewish themes. One of the best plays I have seen.
Don't see it if you are looking for an upper.
See it if You like funny musicals. Has a great score, amazing comic relief. Very engaging. Lots of fun.
Don't see it if You do not like British humor or sight gags
See it if you want to see a well done and thought provoking musical drama.
Don't see it if you do not want to see a show that deals with tough issues (suicide, homosexuality etc)
See it if you like the score or like edgy musicals
Don't see it if you saw the original (the original was much better). Staging of this production was confusing with multiple people playing one character.
See it if you love amazing acting and singing performances, a great score, and a musical full of drama
Don't see it if you do not like musicals about serious topics
See it if You like clever, somewhat inappropriate, somewhat dirty humor set to song. It is so fun!
Don't see it if You do not want to see a show that mentions porn, racism or homosexuality. Not for kids (despite the puppets).