Beautiful music/singing, Disappointing, Disjointed production, Ambitious and earnest tribute to a beloved and iconic writer, Dickinson’s work is inspirational—this production is not quite what it could be
See it if
a fan of Emily Dickinson's work, invested in 19th-to-mid-20th-century American history, unbothered by subpar storytelling if music delights.
Don't see it if
expecting: riveting and historically-accurate performances; more than poetry set to music; a cohesive show: this relies on projections, too.