See it if Living in the moment at its best. Elaine May is a national treasure.
Don't see it if You have family who have struggled with the issues faced in the play and you might have a difficult time facing it.
See it if Jeff Daniels leads a fantastic company in this great new adaptation. Sher gives a strong direction to the piece and the three hours flew by.
Don't see it if You are a Mockingbird purist or might take issue with adults playing children no matter how transformative they are.
See it if You really want to laugh! I had little to no expectations for this and was shocked by how hysterical it was and the fantastic score. Cast A+
Don't see it if You don’t like musical comedy or you want a serious evening. It’s kinda low budget but that’s part of its charm.
See it if You want to see some really great acting on display. The text isn’t always the strongest but the performances dazzled. I was mesmerized.
Don't see it if You dislike the play and don’t think you’ll want to sit through it all along knowing how the story ends.
See it if You can’t wait to hear the cast album, because the vocals and the orchestra are about the only thing working on this project.
Don't see it if You love Carousel like I do. This production made my blood boil with how much it devalued and didn’t understand this beautiful show.
See it if You want to see some great performances and have some understanding of deaf culture and want to see deaf talent showcased.
Don't see it if You are just going to compare it to the film. If you think seeing signed text might not be for you. People next to us left at intermission
See it if you like the movie and want to hear some great singing and some clever uses of stage craft.
Don't see it if you are expecting to be truly blow away by any single piece of the production. Went away disappointed that there wasn't more
See it if You love any of the actors in it and want to see a type of story that you don't normally get to see on stage. Love the inclusive nature.
Don't see it if You are expecting a perfect play. The ending feels rushed at times and the flashback portions were not my favorite.
See it if you love and appreciate the art and craft of pure storytelling and want to see a master at work.
Don't see it if you want production value and have a short attention span. You will leave at if you are expecting anything besides the title's promise
See it if You want to be transported into the world of this story and see a well thought out and beautiful revival. Incredible cast and direction.
Don't see it if You hate immersive staging and find the idea of 90 minute musicals are not your cup of tea. If you aren’t looking to shed a few tears beware
See it if You want to see a terrific play that has phenomenal acting and a great script. If you like different types of storytelling and direction.
Don't see it if You like large sets and are expecting a spectacular a la lion king from Taymor. Her direction of this piece seems to be hit or miss.
See it if You want to see the Two Ladies billed above the title be absolutely fantastic because the were great. You like strong female characters
Don't see it if You want to leave humming the score or want strong material. This is a performance showcase and the women really work hard to elevate.
See it if You love the cast or are a huge fan of the Hal Prince musicals. I went back and forth between being head over heels and being disappointed.
Don't see it if You have a very strong attachment to the material or dislike reviews. Not entirely Prince's original staging so misses point.
Also Tony and Emily Skinner make this must see. Both are fantastic.
See it if You love Broadway and want to see the community together enjoying some fun. Bonnets are great! Nick and John as Gil and George were a treat.
Don't see it if You don't like parody. Felt long at times and the host speeches were not well written.
See it if You aren't strongly attached to the story and the material. You like Borle and Hoffman who are doing their best. You have small children
Don't see it if You love this story in any way. I watched my childhood torn up before my eyes. Literally in one case. This production is all wrong and sad.
See it if You want a lecture on one mans conversion to Christianity. Actor does a great job delivering material.
Don't see it if You want a show with a plot and action. Don't like being talked at. At least 3 people fell asleep around us.
See it if You want to see a really well done new play in a really well done production. I got emotional at points towards the end with pure beauty.
Don't see it if You aren't looking for a History Lesson on stage. As good as this is it is an exploration of telling of the events of the past.
See it if You have never seen Saigon before and you want to see a perfectly fine production of the show. It was good but not great.
Don't see it if You can't stand sung through musicals. At times I was playing name that Les Mis tune. All of the performances were fine, but not a must see.
See it if You want to see Andy Karl give another fantastic performance and really love the movie as the funniest bits are still there. Really Clever
Don't see it if You want to walk out humming the score. The music definitely takes a back seat on this one. I think my expectations were too high for this
See it if You want to have a few good laughs and don't have a problem with seeing the same three jokes repeatedly being done.
Don't see it if You want something truly smart and that's on part with Noises Off. This show left me dreaming of that last revival and of Oh, Hello
See it if If you're looking for something interesting and new. The work is well done and the concept is fresh and interesting. I really enjoyed myself
Don't see it if You want a more traditional theatre experience or hate audience interaction.
See it if You want to see beautiful dancing. This show is best described as a dance recital all about Cats.
Don't see it if You want story line, character development, a score that has more than a few good songs. It was everything I expected Cats to be.
See it if You want an absolutely wonderful evening out at the theater. This is the story the world needs today and I will be back to see it again. WOW
Don't see it if You have a problem with Folk Music Scores or narration breaking the fourth wall. But please see this show and let yourself be moved.
See it if I haven’t laughed this hard at a show in a long time. Hilarious and at the same time enlightening. I look forward to seeing it again!
Don't see it if You hate broad musical comedy and chewing the scenery.
See it if You love this show and want to see excellent performances. Harry, Norbert, and Leo were fantastic.
Don't see it if You don’t want to see a strong and passionate Eliza. You prefer contemporary musicals.
See it if You want a funny enough play and have any interest in Snooker. The live games were the highlight. Acting is fine enough. Representation!
Don't see it if You’re expecting a laugh out loud farce and more than a few jokes. Slow at times and plot fizzles in act 2. Gunshot warning.
See it if You really love the text of Lear. They didn’t cut much at all. The performances were mostly good, but the standouts made it worth the trip.
Don't see it if You’re expecting Sher to be the best Lear you’ve ever seen. He’s not. He did better as it went on. The daughters were weak. Staging poor.
See it if You really love Donna Summer and have about 5 drinks before you sing along the whole show.
Don't see it if You want to enjoy a night at the theatre. The worst show I’ve seen on Broadway. Should have known when 3 people credited as book writer.
See it if You want to see the most incredible physical production I have possibly ever seen. It makes up for some flaws in writing. Truly must see
Don't see it if You don’t like the Harry Potter series, but I truly feel what is on stage at the Lyric must be seen by anyone who appreciates this art form.
See it if you are a parrothead or are looking for an excuse to get wasted. or if you want to laugh for all the wrong reasons.
Don't see it if you are expecting to see a musical theatre comedy even on par with Mamma Mia. IT WAS BAD
See it if you love the great art form. Acting is fantastic and the production is simply incredible. This production is going to win some serious Tony
Don't see it if you don't think you can sit through 8 hours of theatre. it is a real commitment
See it if you want to experience this masterwork in a new and innovative way. The cast is wonderful and the staging is unique and ambitious
Don't see it if you don't like the idea of immersive experiences or feel you will be extremely dissatisfied by a production with small cast and orchestra.
See it if You enjoy the grinch and think that Lesli can do no wrong. A new kind of holiday event for you to try.
Don't see it if You are easily offended and are expecting a laugh out loud. It was only 55 minutes and most of it was sentimental. Just ok. Can’t recommend
See it if You want to have the most fun you’ve had at the theatre in a long time. Pure Joy from start to end that leaves you smiling and uplifted.
Don't see it if You hate Spongebob or are looking for a serious evening of theatre. In both cases you’re sure to be an intermission walkout.
Also The most amazing cast in a long time! Ethan Slater is incredible!
See it if You enjoy the artists working on this project or are interested in the meeting of different people with no real consequences or effects.
Don't see it if You're looking for something fast pace with a big story because this is real subtle and slow. I can't say I loved it all that much.
See it if You really want to hear someone who is a great storyteller. I don't agree with everything Moore says but he is a phenomenal speaker
Don't see it if You like Trump or You can't sit through almost 2 1/2 hours without an intermission. You're Sick of political talk
See it if you want to have some fun and like a good joke.
Don't see it if are looking for a serious or traditional evening of theatre.
See it if You really like the story or anyone involved and you are fine with loud noises and lots of Gore.
Don't see it if You hate loud noises and lots of blood. Not for the Faint of heart. Personally wanted to vomit at one point. 6 PEOPLE WALKED OUT at least
See it if You want to see a fantastic production of a great play with a cast full of actors who really know how to dig their teeth into material.
Don't see it if You don't like the play or if you are opposed to looking at a classic play in a more traditional setting as opposed to modern approach.
Also Linney was Regina and Nixon was Birdie at my performance.
See it if You want to see some great performances from a wonderful cast and really want to examine the piece in new ways. Recommended to friends
Don't see it if You have a problem with Male Nudity or if you didn't like the movie or play the first time around. Drags at points so could lose interest
See it if You want an evening of exceptional theatre. The acting and the writing is really well done. Fastest 90 minutes. Hilarious! Tony Contender
Don't see it if The only thing I can think of to stop you would be some foul language that is used. I wouldn't let that stop me from this production though.
Also No need to be well seasoned in the original
See it if You love anyone who is in the production. They are giving great performances and are pouring everything they've got into this one.
Don't see it if You want to see a show where the material is great and can stand on it's own. It was better at Papermill. Overall this is a real clunker.
See it if You love a great political drama and want to see some really fine acting and writing skills on display. Much funnier than anticipated too!
Don't see it if You can't concentrate easily and if a nearly three hour run time scares you. It flew by for me personally but for some it might be forever
See it if You want to see a well written drama with some great performances. This piece is a really interesting look at how we got to present life.
Don't see it if You are expecting the next big hit play and spectacle. It is simple. Also if you have no interest in small town America.
See it if You want to see fantastic performances from the whole cast and see new approaches to the material. Fantastic surprises!
Don't see it if You aren't a Sondheim fan or are expecting large scenic production value like the original.
See it if You can get a ticket! They don't make them like this anymore. Great production! And Bette? It's so nice to have you back where you belong
Don't see it if You aren't ready to walk out of the theatre riding on pure happiness and energy.
See it if You have ever been in that place where you feel like life is never going to work out for you. Hilarious and Touching. Great Performances.
Don't see it if You don't like contemporary drama and have a hard time with characters who seem self absorbed. I think everyone can find something in it.