New York City Center's Encores! presents a new staging of the 1989 Broadway hit, a kind of fever dream of life at the end of the Weimer Era at Berlin’s most glamorous crossroads. More…
A faded ballerina, a cat burglar posing as a Count, a businessman facing certain ruin, and a young secretary all-too-eager to become a movie star are all trapped by history, as the world careens into a great depression, and the revolving door keeps turning. Book your reservation for the mysterious and luxurious 'Grand Hotel.'
See it if you appreciate a plot with entwined characters, great dancing and ensemble work; if you enjoy musicals with drama and comedy.
Don't see it if you're looking for a modern musical - this is charmingly classic.
See it if You want to see some amazing tangos and Charleston dances. You'd enjoy a beautifully staged, rarely seen Tony winner.
Don't see it if You prefer your musicals to have more individualized characters. You don't like overlapping dialogue/songs.
See it if you want to see the best musical staged this season--and yes, it was staged, not really a concert at all
Don't see it if you don't like gorgeous sets, costumes and people; Snyder was a standout but the cast was uniformly terrific
Also Seriously, don't miss it. You only have two more days!
See it if You like a fine musical that has all the components you expect.
Don't see it if If you don’t like musicals and are looking for a serious play.
See it if You liked the Tommy Tune version years ago. Encores did a wonderful job mounting thks show.
Don't see it if If you don't like musicals - dancing, singing, etc.
See it if you wish to see a terrific revival of the musical. The casting is spot-on, the set, direction, choreography perfect. Broadway bound, I hope
Don't see it if No reason not to see it unless you don't like musicals. I loved it!
See it if you enjoy shows that are bittersweet, dramatic, and at times over the top, with impressive singing and dancing.
Don't see it if you're not interested in a show that takes itself pretty seriously.
See it if you want to see a masterclass on performance by James S. & Brandon U. They are BRILLIANT. They rest of the cast is amazing as is the dancing
Don't see it if you want something flashy with a simple plot, or if you don't like dark plots.
See it if You love classic musical theater, want something fun that will also sneak up on you and make you feel things
Don't see it if You don't enjoy rich people shenanigans or shows with lots of plotlines
See it if you grew up on Bway classics and want to see an impressive, stellar, completely off-book, dizzying Encores spectacle recreation!
Don't see it if you just don't "get" audiences obsessed with musicals and wonder "why are they clapping before the # is over?"
See it if Want to see yet another masterful production by Encores! They are at their best with this show - gets close to a full production -no scripts
Don't see it if You want a light show - this show has a dark theme (although light moments). Or if you don’t enjoy Encore! style productions.
See it if You like shows with catchy songs, well written dialogue, great acting and singing, eye popping dance numbers, romance, humor and tragedy
Don't see it if Everyone should see it if you don't like this show you just do not enjoy theater.
See it if Beautifully staged production of a fairly weak musical. Some good performances and gorgeous dancing
Don't see it if A musical with an strong book and score. The show is more style over substance.
See it if You crave a show where the music heightens the emotions of the story. Terrific staging and acting/singing that defines every character.
Don't see it if You don’t like slower, thoughtful material that is character driven. If you need splashy staging not for you. In this show emotions rule
See it if you want to see some fantastic singing and dancing; you're interested in catching a glimpse of what might have made Grand Hotel a hit
Don't see it if you want to see a completely polished production; you don't like multiple plot lines/character arcs; you're uncomfortable with dark material
See it if well it's over now, but if you want to see a masterful combination of stories with great singing and dancing
Don't see it if you are looking for a lot of speaking, this is mostly sung through