See it if you enjoy fresh, new takes on the Bard and his work powered by an all-woman cast and director!
Don't see it if you don't enjoy many liberties taken both in design and text.
See it if you enjoy heart stopping performances, especially by Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne.
Don't see it if you can't sit for 3 and a half hours. The show moves fast but it is a long show with heavy material. The last scene is worth it all though.
See it if You are a fan of Gloria Estefan and her music or if you know nothing about her and want to know more. Her story is so memorable!
Don't see it if You are not a fan of jukebox musicals or plot that does not move very fast.
See it if you enjoy theatre that has heart and is utterly romantic.
Don't see it if you want engaging theatre that is always moving. It is a cute show but not always riveting.
See it if you are a fan of the movie and it's legendary score. James Monroe Iglehart is an unbelievable force in the show. He is a must see.
Don't see it if you are not a fan of Disney or subtlety. .
See it if you enjoy Carole King's music. (You will recognize many of the songs even if you are not familiar with King herself.)
Don't see it if you are not a fan of jukebox musicals.
See it if You enjoy adaptations that remain true to the story but bring a new theatricality to the lives of the characters.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy non-realistic sets.
See it if you enjoy puppetry and beautiful mask work.
Don't see it if you prefer theatre that is small and powerful. This show is definitely a spectacular type of show.
See it if you enjoy sexual humor that does not make any sense.
Don't see it if you want a scintillating romance. The chemistry is pure lust and hard to truly root for, by any means.
See it if you enjoy the brilliance of Jessie Mueller and the tunes of Sara Bareilles. An all female creative team is also a huge draw!!
Don't see it if you want an original story. The story is wonderfully acted but not new.
See it if you enjoy musicals that poke fun at themselves and what they are composed of.
Don't see it if you don't have a grasp on Shakespeare and his work. You will enjoy the piece but some jokes may not hit without knowledge of the Bard.
See it if The acting is great, at times, and Carmen Cusack is riveting. If you enjoy the atmosphere of "Once" with bluegrass melodies, you'll like it.
Don't see it if You don't like predictable endings. The lyrics could use some work as some eloquence is lost.
See it if you enjoy a show with heart. This show will have you reminiscing about your childhood. It is adventurous and whimsical.
Don't see it if you are not a fan of talented children that sing and dance like pros.
See it if you want a wonderfully staged, jukebox musical that feels fresh and original. The music is infectious.
Don't see it if you are not familiar with Frankie Valli (or just read up on his legacy along with the Four Seasons).
See it if you enjoy musicals that will bring you tears with just how amazing and masterful the acting is. Cynthia Erivo is superb.
Don't see it if you want fluffy, indulgent theatre.
See it if you enjoy the beautiful, melodious acting and singing of Kelli O'Hara. She is absolutely masterful in the role.
Don't see it if you don't like original, "golden-age" musicals.
See it if you like flashy, big-scale musicals.
Don't see it if you like theatre that is meaningful. The show, although entertaining, seemed very cliche at times.