See it if you want to see a beautifully written, staged, and acted/sung musical. Witty word play, charming, talented musicians
Don't see it if you're super tired. With my exhaustion, the dark theater, and the lulling music, I nodded off a few times. Grab a coffee beforehand!
See it if you want to laugh until you can't breathe. It's very slap-sticky and slightly predictable, but in the most charming way.
Don't see it if you're expecting sophisticated humor. It's very enjoyable in its simplicity.
See it if you enjoy older musicals, horror/gore, and being right in the action.
Don't see it if deadly barbers isn't your thing
See it if you like Harry Potter! The script, all the hidden jokes, everything about this play is fantastic.
Don't see it if you don't like or know much about Harry Potter. This is very much for HP fans.
See it if you like musicals. Everything is amazing: the songs, singing, acting, plot. Severely underrated.
Don't see it if you don't like musicals. It is very much a musical with musical-type music.
See it if you want to experience a play done right. I had previously seen Avenue Q, but still loved it. Amazing acting. Engaging.
Don't see it if you don't like inappropriate humor. There's a good amount in there :)
See it if you want to see great acting and a plot that will suck you in. I would recommend this play to all of my friends if I could, just incredible.
Don't see it if you don't like emotional and thought-provoking plays.
See it if you're into solid musicals. The songs will get stuck in your head, the plot and the acting are fantastic.
Don't see it if you have super high expectations. Dear Evan Hansen is incredible, but I'm not sure it's $200+ incredible.
See it if you want to see a fun musical, full of incredibly talented kids!
Don't see it if you want to see a more serious or thought provoking musical. This is definitely on the light hearted side
See it if you enjoy great singing and a fun plot. It's a well executed cheerleader thriller musical
Don't see it if you're expecting a huge production or an intricate/deep plot. This is a fun, small off-Broadway production!
See it if you want a fun experience and if you like Shakespeare! Incredibly well done.
Don't see it if you're expecting something super professional. This is in a small room where you're sitting on the "stage".
See it if you like light-hearted and engaging musicals! This was such a blast to see, amazing singing and great stage play.
Don't see it if you're looking for a more serious or thought-provoking musical. It's Mean Girls.
See it if you want to see a solid play, great acting, about... well, white men.
Don't see it if you're expecting something out-of-the-box. Fantastic play but nothing mind-blowing.
See it if you like Harry Potter! I read the book/play ahead of time, but still enjoyed watching this. It's a treat to experience the magic of it live.
Don't see it if you have super high expectations. This is a fantastic play and a magical experience, but IMO not worth more than $100 per part