See it if you like Pinter, and you like intense relationship stories
Don't see it if you don't like wordy plays with no traditional set changes, you prefer more action or musicals
See it if you like Meatloaf's classics, rock n roll, outstanding vocals, high energy show
Don't see it if you need a clear story or don't like very loud music, don't like Meatloaf's music.
See it if You like Irish theatre, drama about family struggles
Don't see it if You struggle with heavy accents, aren't interested in period pieces with resonance to today
See it if You like jazz music, stories of female empowerment, thought-provoking portrayal of the struggle against prejudice
Don't see it if You want light entertainment or a child-friendly show
See it if you are interested in/are familiar with Northern Irish politics, psychological study of a person grappling with his beliefs
Don't see it if you are easily offended by strong language, violent situations, struggle to understand the Northern Irish accent & vernacular
See it if You are interested in the real, raw emotions of women choosing abortion, and forced to leave their country to seek it.
Don't see it if You are not open to discussion of a difficult topic, aren't interested in women's issues, or want light entertainment
See it if you want to spend an evening listening to Bruce tell his story in words and song, and can put your phone away for 2 hours.
Don't see it if you don't like Springsteen, expect a full concert, or expect him to perform songs exactly like the recordings or full-band shows.
See it if you want to be thoroughly entertained by a beautifully staged, danced, & sung classic stage musical. Bette Midler is incredible!
Don't see it if you don't like the occasional corny-ness of classic musicals, or don't like huge productions
See it if You're interested in race relations history, South Africa, and human relationships. You like thought-provoking drama.
Don't see it if You want happy, feel-good entertainment, or want to bring young children.
See it if You are interested in Maori culture, soulful songs and storytelling, or learning about other cultures
Don't see it if You are bothered by songs and some dialogue in an unfamiliar language, or prefer a more traditional play rather than a cabaret style show
See it if you enjoying a modern telling of Greek mythology with energetic jazz/blues soundtrack. Timeless tale resonates strongly in today's world.
Don't see it if You prefer traditional musicals or quiet drama
See it if You like classic Irish theatre, you want to see a lesser known work by one of Ireland's best playwrights.
Don't see it if You struggle with heavy accents, struggle to pay attention to dramas with a lot of talk but little movement.
See it if You like classic Irish theatre, are interested in the 1916 uprising
Don't see it if You struggle with strong accents, don't like the slight melodrama of a period piece, aren't interested in Irish history
See it if you enjoy jukebox musicals performed by a talented, hard-working cast, fun date night, fun evening in general
Don't see it if you prefer shows to have dialogue and a plot, don't like rock/pop/country/r&b music
See it if You like a modern classic Broadway musical, elaborate production and costumes, are a fan of the music
Don't see it if You aren't into Andrew Lloyd Webber, don't like operatic voices, prefer more intimate productions
See it if You are interested in the story of a teen navigating the high school years, nostalgia for 90s, journey to adulthood both poignant and funny
Don't see it if You don't like 1-person shows, struggle to understand Manchester accent and vernacular
See it if you like non-traditional, cabaret style, female journey and self-empowerment, folky rock music in an intimate setting
Don't see it if you prefer polished, big productions in traditional theatrical settings
See it if You are open to a different kind of Shakespeare experience. Brilliant staging, incredible acting. Not traditional, yet very accessible.
Don't see it if you are a traditionalist or have problems sitting still, staying off your phone, and not talking for up to 90min without a break.
See it if You love shows about human relationships in the modern world, very clever staging, 80s flashbacks, great singing and acting
Don't see it if You want a fluffy, happy show, are at all homophobic or intolerant of non-traditional definitions of family
See it if You love good storytelling and/or amazing audio design. Also if you want a very different, personal theatrical experience.
Don't see it if You want to let the actors do all the work to entertain you, you need a lot of visual stimulation, or can't sit still for 2hrs.