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See it if You didn't catch the original. Upbeat if uneven cast, this stripped down version reveals how solid, ambitious & far-reaching the material is
Don't see it if Expensive production values are important.
See it if you want a great community production of a fun show centered on Washington Heights.
Don't see it if you're invested in high production value -it definitely community theater, and they had a few sound problems.
See it if you need your mood uplifted. I was truly "in the heights" after seeing this. It's the antidote to our collective stress
Don't see it if if you don't like musicals. This is a musical with great singing, dancing, and acting and it's by Lin-Manuel Miranda!
See it if your love Lin Manuel Miranda music and lyrics. It was good, not great but obviously you can see evidence of his genius.
Don't see it if you want to sing the songs from the show when you leave the theatre. No humming any music after.
See it if you enjoy wonderful musicals, with very talented young performers who give it their all.
Don't see it if you have a problem with loud music. There was something wrong with the sound system making the sound hard on the ears.
Also Just see it.
See it if you love musicals, esp. those involving the Latino culture; you like stories about following your dreams while maintaining relationships.
Don't see it if you dislike Latino culture/music or hip-hop, you need elaborate stages or costumes in your musicals, you have bad hearing.
See it if You want to take a look at Lin-Manuel Miranda's early work. Songs are Hamilton-styled. The acting and singing are great!
Don't see it if You don't like a great work carried out in a very cheap production. I repeat, very cheap, which reduces the quality of acting and singing.
See it if you want a solid community theatre caliber replica of the phenomenal B'way musical on a much smaller scale.
Don't see it if you want a live orchestra, or next level greatness, charm & cheekiness the likes of Mandy Gonzasles, Chris Jackson, LMM.
See it if You would like to see problems of young people, and such wonderful energy brought to the stage, met with Lin Manuel-Miranda's writing.
Don't see it if You cannot keep up with fast singing, dislike rap music, or desire a more "Broadway" sound.
See it if You like the stories from In The Heights, this show really captures the spirit of the original in a fresh way.
Don't see it if You're looking for Hamilton. Lin's pre-Hamilton work is very different...still brilliant, but different.
See it if young actors doing a great job to bring the classic lin miranda show to the harlem rep theater
Don't see it if not a fan of rap or need hearing devises as sound system had issues
See it if You love "Heights" or the work of Lin-Manuel Miranda. You want an intimate theater experience. You like supporting community organizations.
Don't see it if You expect a polished, Broadway-level performance rather than a charming, DIY vibe. You don't like rap mixed with your musical theater.
See it if You would enjoy ethnic immigrant NYC characters and themes, and a mix of salsa and hip-hop.
Don't see it if The venue is a high school gym with no A/C. The sound system had feedback problems. I understood about half of the lyrics.