See it if you enjoy seeing new and different things. It was my first exposure to rap music and I really enjoyed it. It's not your average musical!
Don't see it if You wouldn't enjoy rap music or stories that are about people from different cultures.
See it if You are a child from the 70's and you want to go down memory lane and recall times when you grew up and the struggles you recall.
Don't see it if You have no idea what it was like to grow up in the hood but want a taste of it and want to share what it was like before gentrification.
See it if you want to see Lin-Manuel's first show! There are some CRAZY TALENTED people working it up there. They def need some more $$ to help them!
Don't see it if you are concerned about things seeming like community theater!
See it if You want to see a well-acted, well-staged production covering relevant subject matter in an intimate setting at a low price.
Don't see it if You are skittish about traveling through Harlem to go to a production.
See it if You have never had the opportunity to see the original. It's not like the original production but it's still worth watching.
Don't see it if You don't like musicals or plan to compare it to the original cast because you will be disappointed.
See it if Decent production except for the difficulty in understanding the words. If you haven't seen the show this is a good introduction. Spirited!
Don't see it if You're looking for Broadway staging and sound quality or consistently excellent acting.
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