See it if You enjoy Interactions between an African American family of choice and blood. Relationships questioned and changed.
Don't see it if You want a stereotypical traditional family play.
See it if You are interested in various viewpoints regarding the Crown Heights riots in 1991. Extraordinary performance by one man playing 20+ people
Don't see it if If you do not like a one man show who plays multiple characters. Cannot sit through a 1:50 performance without an intermission. Want a light
See it if You like to expand and explore new ways of performing music.
Don't see it if Your a nationalist. You seek a muscian with a traditional performance.
See it if You enjoy great singing, fresh score. A You wish to see a bit of yourself in the characters regardless of your age.
Don't see it if You don't use modern technology. Want a traditional musical.
See it if You like dry humor. Enjoy seeing a community at a time of great change. Love some dance in your show.
Don't see it if You don't know Yiddish and hate subtitles. You don't like sparse sets.
See it if You enjoy a small cast musical. Enjoy seeing family interactions over 3 generations.
Don't see it if Not interested in the history of a Jewish Family. Do not like musicals that don't have dance numbers. You want a very light show.
See it if You enjoy seeing music as an universal language. You can appreciate understated play about everyday life.
Don't see it if You want a light plot and a flashy musical.
See it if You desire to learn about Malcolm X, the whole man. Enjoy trial format play. The characters all knew Malcolm directly
Don't see it if You seek a light play. You wish to avoid religion and politics.
See it if You enjoy seeing differing points of view from a cultural standpoint. View the pros and cons of each.
Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. Dislike Chinese current culture. Do not enjoy one act 90-100 min plays.
See it if If you like deep intense plays. You enjoy this playwright.
Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. You find the topics of faith and violence uncomfortable.
See it if You enjoy biographies of artists. Want to learn about Zero Mostel's life.
Don't see it if Your not comfortable with course language, McCarthy witch hunt, or do not enjoy one man shows.
See it if You enjoy new ways to present a show. Enjoy mixing elements of new with old in the costumes, music and dance.
Don't see it if You do not like action going on all around you. You want the same perspective of the play from most of the seats.
See it if You enjoy physical comedy. Do you like some audience interaction.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy a comedy that pushes that line for going over the top. If you want subtle humor.
See it if You can sit through a 1:45 no intermission play that requires concentration. It is dark and can be redundant.
Don't see it if If you want something light if you are not able to listen to a lot of yelling
See it if If a short play, about 70 minutes, that covers politics, faith and gun violence sounds interesting. See it.
Don't see it if If you feel that there should be no regulations on who can own any type of gun. Do not go.
See it if You enjoy seeing a show that has a happy and poignant ending. Like something that will tug at your heart.
Don't see it if You want an extremely light show. It does discuss war and how it effects the soldiers. You want a more traditional choreography.
See it if You love Hamilton. Enjoy well crafted spoofs. Great singing in the style of various artists.
Don't see it if If you cannot follow rap. Do not enjoy small cabaret theater.
See it if It is experimental. You like to be a part of the experience via an Art Auction. You learn a bit about how the art world works.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy experimental theater. You don't enjoy interactive theater.
See it if You enjoy old style Broadway. Something light that is satirical about actors.
Don't see it if You need to be in the dark about the plot. You want a deep intellectual play
See it if You enjoy a meeting of minds between two very different people. You enjoy the obvious things identified and embraced.
Don't see it if You do not enjoy two character plays.
See it if Your a liberal minded person. You enjoy spoofs of events , commercials, etc from the preceding 12 months.
Don't see it if Your politics are on the conservative side. You will hate at least half the show.
See it if You would like to see the pros and cons of an open marriage demonstrated in a play. Your enjoy period clothing. This is set in 1933.
Don't see it if Your offended by open relationships. You get confused when you hear references to cricket and don't understand it.
See it if Enjoy Chekhov. Enjoy multigenerational family/friend dramas. Starts funny and goes deep and dark.
Don't see it if You want something light and uplifting. Are willing to sit through 3 hour play with one intermission.
See it if You want something different. A horrific story with music interspersed. It works very well.
Don't see it if You want a light show. Don't enjoy music in a foreign language.
See it if You want to ride the roller coaster of gay history, Aids, relationships. You want a deep play that tugs at your heart.
Don't see it if If you are not interested in a play about gay men, the history, relationship, etc. If you don't like no sets, and deep heavy plays.
See it if You enjoy one woman autobiographical plays. Plays about a family.
Don't see it if You want a traditional two act play with multiple actors. Do not enjoy personal narratives.
See it if Seek a work in progress. Patience to wait for second act. Learn a bit of dance history.
Don't see it if Uncomfortable with homosexuality. And nudity. Seek a light entertain me play.
See it if You enjoy a though provoking experience. You can go with the flow and wait to see how all the strings attach. Enjoy depth.
Don't see it if You need linear play structure. Seek a light sit back and entertain me play.
See it if You enjoy seeing a play in its earlier stages of development.
Don't see it if You do not want to hear crude language or graphic descriptions of hook ups.
See it if Your interested in knowing about the process to bring a show to Broadway. Learning about the "what if...."
Don't see it if The behinds the scene process doesn't interest you.
See it if Your a Michael Moore fan. You enjoy a one man show. You enjoy a biography.
Don't see it if Your a political conservative. You want a musical. You do not like audience participation.
See it if Watch family dramas with current themes. Are comfortable with the topics of religion, gays raising kids, gun violence.
Don't see it if You want a light entertain me play. Are not comfortable with family drama
See it if You enjoyed the movie and want to see it re-imagined for stage.
Don't see it if You didn't like the movie. You seek a Broadway show with huge dance numbers. You want something very very deep.
See it if Play that addresses explotation and degradation of another race. Can go with flow even when it seems disconnected.
Don't see it if Need clear connections. Deep expression of feelings.
See it if You want to see something that demonstrates the good in people during a tough time. Enjoy seeing people pulling together.
Don't see it if If you do not want to be reminded of 9/11 in any way shape or form. Want elaborate sets. Find actors playing multiple roles confusing.
See it if You like deep, dark and introspective plays. You want to think about your viewpoint for a few days afterwords.
Don't see it if You want light entertainment. You do not like drama based on race.
See it if You want an off beat story with music about a couple who live in outerspace. You enjoy storytelling with songs.
Don't see it if You want a dialog between 2 or more actors. You don't enjoy a dinner clib environment.
See it if You enjoy a Broadway classic with hard edges. To see Jon Jon Briones perform the Engineer.
Don't see it if You want a light hearted show. You don't wish to be reminded of Vietnam.
See it if You are familiar with Christanity and Catholicism. Your open to raw and modern depiction of christain religious saints,etc.
Don't see it if You do not like profanity & graphic language. Dislike long plays. This is 3 hours with 1 intermission.
See it if You are able to go with the flow. Overlook the loose connections between story lines.
Don't see it if You need to have the connections between different stories. You need all the story lines resolved.
See it if you want to see romantic relationships as they go through ending also strengthening.How differently people deal with them.
Don't see it if you do not care for the ups and down of current relationships with 20 somethings.
Also The theater got way too hot for me. I missed the last 20 minutes. :(
See it if You want a play that tackles a raw subject. You don't mind crying in the theater.
Don't see it if You cannot see a story about a pedophile's, his victim family and their journey.
See it if You wish to appreciate life experiences. You can go with the flow and accept lost trains of thought. You want some free swag at the end.
Don't see it if You want a clear easy to follow story line. You want to just sit back and not engage your brain.