This new drama centers around the riveting true story of the Little Rock Nine, the first black students to attend their city’s formerly segregated central high school. More…
What began as their quest for a better education soon became a national crisis, igniting the passions of a divided country and sparking a historic fight for justice in the Jim Crow South. On the cusp of the civil rights movement, a changing world watched as these nine children from Arkansas battled for their rights with only books and pencils. At once harrowing and hopeful, 'Little Rock' brings urgently to life the Nine’s untold personal stories of challenge and resilience, conjuring memories of America not so long ago.
See it if you enjoy wonderful actors telling the story of segregation in Little Rock Arkansas.
Don't see it if You are a bigot, do not care about manners of humanity or only like light and fluffy theatre.
See it if if you are interested in learning more about segregation in the south. Very interesting story and talented cast - small team does a lot.
Don't see it if you need a big production, get confused when one actor plays many roles or you are uncomfortable with discussions of race.
See it if you'd like to get an overview of this group of students who were caught in the crossfire of politics and social injustice.
Don't see it if you crave some deeper insight about what happened. The subject matter is worthy of a better script.
See it if you want to learn more about the nine teenagers who integrated Central High School in Little Rock despite mobs, threats, and violence.
Don't see it if broadly written and played characters will ruin the show for you.
See it if you want a nice way to learn some history, if you want a show to take high school to learn about racial issues
Don't see it if you're looking for something with unique point of view or with unusual staging and performance
See it if you're interested in the history of segregation, you appreciate great singing
Don't see it if you don't want to experience the slurs and other historically appropriate language, you don't like actors playing multiple roles
See it if you like seeing brave courageous children doing brave and historical events. The show should be shown in every high school in the country.
Don't see it if you are a fuddy-duddy racist who does not appreciate historical events shown on a day-day basis.
See it if you're interested in a crucial moment in our history told in a very entertaining and touching way.
Don't see it if you're not interested in the racial struggle in the US, or in more serious plays
See it if I thought this show was wonderful , it opened my eyes to our past. Great acting , singing i would highly recommend this show.
Don't see it if You do not want to look at our country's faults in the past
See it if you like political plays, psychological plays, are interested in history
Don't see it if you need an elaborate stage setting or a lot of action
See it if you are interested in the history of civil rights from the 50s and 60s. You want to see something serious, inspiring and heartbreaking.
Don't see it if You only like fluff. You are not interested in civil rights, racism, or history.
See it if You are interested in American History in the mid 20th Century, especially concerning civil rights
Don't see it if I can not think of a reason not to see it unless you do not like music.
See it if If you are interested in learning about the history of the Little Rock 9. If you want a compelling, important story.
Don't see it if If you are sensitive to realistic portrayals of the early days desegregation in the South.
See it if you don't know the story of the forced de-segregation of Central High in Little Rock. See for superior singing voices and performances.
Don't see it if you're not interested in the subjects of civil rights, youth movements, America in the 1950s or are looking for a serious history play.
See it if You want to see the soul of the Little Rock Nine brought to life - are interested in how that can be done theatrically, great singing
Don't see it if You have no interest in the subject matter - otherwise you need to see this though it is not perfect.
See it if you want to see a well meaning theatrical presentation of an important time in our history. Great performances from most of the actors.
Don't see it if you are looking for a history play done with new ideas or creativity. It feels like a very good college production.
See it if You want to learn about this important piece of history via a theatrical play and see some really good acting.
Don't see it if You don’t enjoy smaller production plays where some actors play multiple characters.
See it if You want to learn about the racism in our country in the late 50’s. This is very powerful with a very talented cast.
Don't see it if You want to see something light, happy and meaningless. Be aware that the n word is used a lot.
See it if I remember as a child when this happened. This was an excellent production that told the story of those brave yet scared children. Powerfu
Don't see it if If you can't face the truth of our racist history.....
See it if You want to experience history on stage & learn about these 9 brave students and what they went through to gain an education in 50s Arkansas
Don't see it if You can't handle the truth on stage and experience real circumstances that took place. This play does not hold back and will make you think
See it if you like historical drama with a pretty fresh, modern staging approach - outstanding acting and excellent singing
Don't see it if you don't like historical stories, civil rights oriented stories.
See it if If you like historical events being retold. The acting was great and really tugged at emotions. It's very relevant to today
Don't see it if You don't like historical events being retold. Things get real and emotional.
See it if A riveting story of how education in the South was painfully de-segregated; a glimpse perhaps into why racism remains stagnant in America.
Don't see it if you are a racist and believe in segregation, see it anyway -you may be convinced otherwise.
See it if you like great voices, & need a reminder of how little time has passed and how very deep the trench still is where our prejudices lie.
Don't see it if You can’t look past some rough staging and an underdeveloped script to see wonderful performers who are carving out an important message.
See it if You have an interest in history, you can look past a weak script and appreciate the actors giving it their all.
Don't see it if You want creative staging or an engaging script, or if stark depictions of racism are difficult for you to watch.