Following a run at London’s Old Vic and a West End transfer, the new show from Olivier winner and Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson and music icon Bob Dylan makes its American premiere. More…
Dylan’s inimitable songbook is transformed into the story of a down-on-its-luck community on the brink of change in Duluth, Minnesota in 1934.
See it if Discover the magic of Dylan's lyrics in beautiful arrangements sung by an extremely talented cast. And Mare Winningham can sing!.
Don't see it if If looking for a light upbeat musical but you will be missing out on some gorgeous arrangments and singing of Bob Dylan's lesser known songs
See it if A beautifully conceived and performed theater piece, moving, poetic, feels classic yet original. Gorgeous arrangements of Dylan's music
Don't see it if You are put off by plays that are set in 1930s Mid-America, are not strictly realistic drama or musical theater,or that echo Wilder, Saroyan
See it if If you love Bob Dylan's music, and don't care about characters or plot. The performances, harmonies and arrangements are fine.
Don't see it if you need to get to know & care about characters (there are too many, and you don't), or one where the songs heighten action.
See it if you appreciate Dylan's music and you're okay with non-traditional storytelling and like beautiful singing.
Don't see it if you're looking for a "musical." This is a play with music, the music sets a tone, intention, and emotion, but does not further the plot.
See it if you love oddly staged/arranged Dylan songs so much that you're willing to tolerate an unnecessary mediocre boardinghouse plot, or vice versa
Don't see it if you like musicals with any sort of symbiosis between the music and book, you are annoyed by cliched characters/tropes or cloying folksiness
See it if You want an a truly unique experience with a fantastic cast, great book, incredible interpretation of Bob Dylan, and more.
Don't see it if Don't want to think about a musical after you leave it.
See it if You want a quality night at the theatre and you enjoy seeing things based on real life. Also if you want to leave singing some great tunes!
Don't see it if You aren’t a bob Dylan fan or are expecting a cheesy musical night out