See it if you are a fan of Bryan Cranston - he was amazing. Although I'm not a fan of this director, the staging was amazing.
Don't see it if you cannot follow a fast-paced play. The show can be dizzying at times.
See it if you enjoy philosophy, ask a lot of questions, and enjoy listening to dialogue.
Don't see it if you need big sets and lots of action or you don't have the endurance to watch a fairly intense play for 3 hours.
See it if you like Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon, enjoy shows about dysfunctional individuals, and like Terrence McNally plays.
Don't see it if you don't want to see an intense play involving dysfunctional individuals who forever be miserable.
See it if you love the show and the music. It is a completely different experience in Yiddish!
Don't see it if you don't want to read subtitles, need a big set with big name stars, or do not like the original Fiddler on the Roof.
See it if you enjoy upbeat musicals with heart. This is a very talented cast, and it was entertaining from start to finish.
Don't see it if you need a big musical with show-stopping numbers, don't like live animals on stage, or you want more traditional staging.
See it if you are an Uma Thurman fan (which I am not) or you like House of Cards.
Don't see it if you don't want to watch politics on the stage or you are a Trump fan (there was actual booing during the show).
See it if you are supporter of Roundabout, you want to see an interesting story told in a way that will keep you watching.
Don't see it if you need big staging, multiple characters, or big stars.
See it if you want to see great characters and story-telling. The show held my attention, although I felt that it could have ended a little sooner.
Don't see it if You need action or do not like quirky shows.
See it if you want to see Amy Schumer (who is not very good on the stage) or you want to see the actors laugh at their own jokes.
Don't see it if you want to see something thought-provoking or interesting.
See it if you want to see great men from history debate religion and the gospel.
Don't see it if you need big staging and action. This is literally three men, a table, and two chairs.
See it if you enjoy a Capella music, history lessons, and drinking alcoholic beverages. It's an interesting concept, but it's a little silly.
Don't see it if you want a plot, talented musicians, or do not like sitting in small spaces.
See it if you want to support new playwrights creating an original work with great acting and political issues.
Don't see it if you do not like historical pieces of work or small, intimate settings.
See it if you want to see a family-friendly show with beautiful staging. The projections are beautiful.
Don't see it if you need big stars and powerful musical numbers.
See it if You are interested in the history of a Broadway landmark and the stars who walk through the doors. This is a great tour!
Don't see it if You have no interest in Broadway history.
See it if You are a fan of Bette Midler or David Hyde Pierce and you enjoy colorful costumes and great songs. It's a classic musical!
Don't see it if You're not a Bette Midler fan (go on a Tuesday night then). At times it felt a Bette Midler concert rather than a great musical.
See it if You're a fan of the book, want to see a great cast, and have 101 minutes to kill.
Don't see it if You want something light and enjoyable to watch, you don't enjoy loud noises and flashing lights, and you're just not interested in the plot
See it if you want to see a simple comedy with predictable moments that will have you laughing from beginning to end.
Don't see it if you are looking for a well developed plot or dislike slap-stick comedies.
See it if you enjoy Sondheim and/or Asian themes. You enjoy minimalistic staging and a good ensemble performance.
Don't see it if you need an in-depth story with well-developed characters and detailed staging.
See it if you want to see extraordinary performances by all cast members, but especially Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon. Intense, emotional, & great.
Don't see it if you do not enjoy thought-provoking drama and need a more fast-paced activity.
See it if you want to see a well-acted, well-written play about a small-town community. The staging is clever.
Don't see it if you need a play with big name actors and elaborate sets.
See it if you want to see an Arthur Miller play performed by an amazing cast. Mark Ruffalo should have also been nominated with Danny DeVito!
Don't see it if you need a lot of action and cannot maintain attention for 2 1/2 hours.
See it if like Bobby Cannavale and want to see theater in an interesting performance space.
Don't see it if you don't want to leave the theater scratching your head.
See it if want to see well-written, thought-provoking theater and you enjoy historical pieces.
Don't see it if you don't want to think when you go to the theater or you cannot sustain attention for 2 1/2 hours.
See it if you like Shepard and are in the mood for a dark, intense play.
Don't see it if you want one genre in a play - at times this is play is funny, and at other times, excruciating. This is not a happy story.
See it if you're interested in an abbreviated version of the original play. The young woman were very talented and the rainstorm was very cool.
Don't see it if you are an originalist and cannot handle an all-female cast and odd adaptations of one of Shakespeare's greatest plays.
See it if you enjoy smart, intelligent, topical plays. The staging was amazing and with every scene, you notice something new in the background.
Don't see it if you don't like historical/biographical plays or have difficulty with understanding accents.
See it if you're interested in history, particularly with the constitution, and enjoy debates. The teenage debater was amazing.
Don't see it if you don't like one-woman shows (yes there are two other people, but it's really about one). You don't want to feel like you're in school.
See it if you enjoy Greek mythology, want to see something different, and care about staging. Set design and New Orleans-style music are great.
Don't see it if you want a bright, cheery musical. There's no other reason not to see it.
Also I predict that this will win best musical.
See it if you are a Jason Alexander fan. At times, there is some good comic sparring, but it didn't last for the duration of the play.
Don't see it if you need to like the characters on stage or need a show of substance.
See it if you want a history of junk bonds and want to see some great acting. Although the play is quite long, it is very entertaining.
Don't see it if you are not interested in finance or cannot maintain attention for long periods of time. You need to pay attention to the details.
See it if you want to see great theater. I loved everything about this production.
Don't see it if you are looking for a traditional musical
See it if you want to see the perfect blend of theater and opera. Mark Rylance is at his best.
Don't see it if you do not like operatic music.
See it if you are interested in NYC in the 1970's or have a subscription to the New Group.
Don't see it if you want to be entertained for 90 minutes. The characters are difficult to watch and I couldn't wait for the show to end.
Also My friend enjoyed the show much more than I did.
See it if you love Shakespeare and want to see an entertaining interpretation of one of his best plays, complete with music!
Don't see it if you need big staging. The CSC is a great, intimate theater where the audience is a part of the performance.
See it if you love Clive Owen and want to see great acting. It's an interesting parallel story to the opera. Clive Owen will get a Tony nod.
Don't see it if you don't want to ruin your view of the opera. There are many unnecessary scenes and it needs to be shortened by 30 minutes.
See it if you enjoy the musicals that were directed/produced by Harold Prince. This is a revue show with concert-type performances of musical numbers
Don't see it if you want something fresh and new, you don't like Harold Prince, or you want a musical with a plot.
See it if You enjoy great storytelling and are interested in Jewish history.
Don't see it if You need colorful sets, a quick pace, and you do not like historical plays.
See it if You enjoyed the movie or really just want to see an entertaining show with good music, great singing, and a cute story.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy smiling through a musical or have a dislike of Groundhogs.
See it if you were a fan of the original production or Glen Close. This was a very well-done performance, worth seeing a legend on stage.
Don't see it if you do not like Glenn Close or don't want to leave the theater feeling depressed.
See it if you liked War and Peace, want to see unique staging and theater transformation, and/or enjoy Josh Groban.
Don't see it if you want to see a well-developed story, have difficulty understanding poor accents, or dislike unnecessary/irrelevant dance routines.
See it if you enjoy well performed drama by a fantastic ensemble cast. This story is told so well, that you'll be talking about it long after it ends
Don't see it if you do not enjoy dramatic pieces about race, friendships, and family. If you cannot handle yelling, cursing, and the demise of others.
See it if you want to see great acting and writing about an Italian family living in Brooklyn in the 1960's. Very emotional and thought-provoking.
Don't see it if you need to see big names, big sets, and a lot of action.
See it if you love Christian Borle and want to see a feel-good Broadway music. Borle plays a fantastic Willy Wonka. You'll smile the whole time.
Don't see it if you are Willy Wonka purist or if you're hoping for the musical to feel like the movie. The staging is not as spectacular as one would hope.
See it if you want to see Sally Field on Broadway or want to see a new interpretation of a familiar show. Finn Wittrock was the best part.
Don't see it if you want to see good staging. The staging took away from the original plot. It could have been any no-name actors on the stage.
See it if you are a fan of Ibsen and have always wondered what happened to Nora. Laurie Metcalf deserves a Tony! Great writing and acting!
Don't see it if you don't enjoy Ibsen or don't want to change the ending to the original work.
See it if you have 2 1/2 hours to kill and enjoy vaudeville-like plays with underdeveloped plots and cheesy song-and-dance routines.
Don't see it if you enjoy good theater.