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See it if You’re interested in seeing a contemporary show about Asian representation
Don't see it if You are coming for Asian trauma or traditional colonialism narratives
See it if You are a hardcore Cameron Crowe fan & want to tell your friends you saw the musical adaptation of the film on Broadway!
Don't see it if You already saw the film.
See it if You want to see an extremely talented ensemble of actors, musicians & sound designers bringing the purity of Sondheim lyrics & music alive.
Don't see it if want to journey deeply in to the musical theater woods.
See it if You want to experience Arthur Miller's classic through a fresh new lens with topnotch talent.
Don't see it if You wish to see something light and escapist.
See it if you enjoy a FUN clever jukebox musical of pop songs from the 2000's
Don't see it if you're looking for something deeply profound or you didn't like Moulin Rouge.
See it if …BROAD slapstick British pantomime theater is your jam.
Don't see it if You want to see a play with gravitas and clever wordplay
See it if You are interested in a charming NEW musical with catchy tunes and sweet message
Don't see it if You are going to spend your evening comparing it to the book
See it if You want to have a good holiday season night out. Talented ensemble. Clever writing.
Don't see it if If the idea of Sherlock Holmes meets Ebenezer Scrooge doesn’t make you giggle
See it if You want to support an inclusive troop of actors
Don't see it if Unevenly presented works in progress isn’t your cup of tea
See it if You are a casting agent,
Don't see it if Showcases for a mostly talented team of creatives trying desperately to bring life to a lifeless indulgent tale of hubris isn’t your thing
See it if Update of old time musical w/ plucky female heroine. Stunning lead performance by Beth Malone. Come early, spend time in lobby. Explore text
Don't see it if You are expecting something dark and moody
See it if Talented ensemble presenting an under-appreciated playwright presenting characters and an era we seldom hear in American dramas.
Don't see it if You have tickets to Hamilton at the same time.
See it if You like witty biting banter and dialogue. Ensemble cast. Comfortable with provocative political discussions.
Don't see it if You are easily triggered because the unexpected ending will jolt you.
See it if Gripping, dark, tragic comedy with deeply talented ensemble cast. Amazing set design!!!
Don't see it if You want a lightweight night out.
See it if You support multicultural performers, like diverse stories and ambitious narratives
Don't see it if You don’t like the tear the metaphorical meat off the bone when you go to theater. You have to do the work.
See it if strictly for the performance of Adrienne Warren and the ensemble
Don't see it if You want a nuanced autobiographical tale, understanding of the artistry, motivation of Tina Turner. And an understanding of Ike.
See it if Quiet musicals that place story before spectacle appeal. Affecting yet surprisingly not moving.
Don't see it if You are expecting a traditional jukebox musical
See it if you enjoy a one act piñata of trafficking, rape fantasies, porn addiction, abuse, fragile male ego all in the guise of a gender power play
Don't see it if American psycho is on Netflix.
See it if The idea of the Spice Girls performing a concert, in character of the English Renaissance & Protestant Reformation
Don't see it if You want a traditional Broadway musical
See it if well observed one man shows referencing history, pop music and culture are your thing
Don't see it if You don’t enjoy one man shows or impersonations
See it if You enjoy the source material. This talented cast, the direction and production will joy disappoint.
Don't see it if You are expecting the film version of the show.
See it if a bawdy, campy, stylized black comedy of a 30’s femme fatale, performed by extremely talented ensemble, with a modern twist appeals to you.
Don't see it if The expression “you have a stick up your arse” ruffles your feathers.
See it if Ensemble of musician/performers in earnest adaptation of film appeals. It’s unpolished qualities are endearing & work for this teen story
Don't see it if You want something more refined and substantive. This is just a charming working class fable.
See it if You like original musicals, based on classic mythology. Appreciate a wonderful ensemble, direction, and open to being moved.
Don't see it if Tragic romantic musicals aren’t your cup of tea.
See it if You enjoy loud, frenetic shows plotted specifically to support an artist’s songbook, with a PC millennial POV.
Don't see it if You have young kids under 12, or seeking multi dimensional complicated characters that have something substantial to say.
See it if You want a heartfelt thoughtful rendering of a holiday classic that makes a 175 year old novel seem fresh and new.
Don't see it if You want a standard crassly commercial pyrotechnic affair.
See it if You love music, musicians and musical storytelling. You need not be a fan of David Byrne entering but you will become one upon exiting.
Don't see it if You are expecting a traditional Broadway musical as this is more of an intimate concert.
See it if You enjoy overlong, overwritten yet underdeveloped bestial rape fantasy horror telenovelas where exposition passes as dialogue.
Don't see it if Your time is of value to you.
See it if Non-linear storytelling, Elder care, dementia and existentialism are your idea of a fun night out at the theater.
Don't see it if You can get a ticket to anything else playing in the five boroughs.
See it if willing to commit to 3+ hours per performance. Part One is emotional setting of the stage. Part Two is a soap opera. Worth it? You decide.
Don't see it if You have a weak bladder, are triggered by graphic sex, or looking for something Epic but more substantial.
See it if You are a Tennessee Williams fan. as this work has only been revised twice before.
Don't see it if You are not a Tennessee Williams fan. It’s not one of his greatest works and the tone of this production is uneven.
See it if You want to kick back, relax, have an adult night out, have a cocktail and see a lively burlesque show with friends.
Don't see it if You are expecting Cirque du Soleil.
See it if able to sit 2 hrs w/o intermission. Open to conversations/visuals that will make U uncomfortable. Attentive listener. Not Easily Triggered.
Don't see it if You are an AMERICAN in denial of racism.
See it if You love the music. Love the era. The musical is still relevant, inspiring and not stuck in the pst like many classics.
Don't see it if Revisiting the 60’s doesn’t appeal.
See it if Everyone involved in this production left it all on the stage. Rewarding viewing. Haunting.
Don't see it if If you don’t want to be a friend of mine.
See it if The music is classic, emotional and memory. However the color blind casting in a musical that is period piece creates narrative issues.
Don't see it if You don’t like the classics.
See it if Whether you like Shakespeare or not, Shakespeare in The Park always delivers. And it’s free.
Don't see it if Want to watch Netflix instead.