Inspired by historical events, this family musical chronicles how the Statue of Liberty became an immigration icon and symbol of freedom. More…
Lady Liberty was not always a beloved national landmark. She originally arrived on our shores in the middle of a heated immigration debate and a terrible recession, and political forces quickly aligned to deport her. With a strong resolve and a mighty spirit, she battles to gain acceptance and a place in our society. In this family musical, best for ages 8 and up, the Statue of Liberty comes to life as a wide-eyed teenage girl.
See it if Good singers, bad songs; strained story, great message. Headache inducing digital display is primary setpiece. Very talented teenage lead.
Don't see it if General admission with chairs being scraped around by late arriving tourists chatting with their kids, FREEZING a/c, pretty unendurable.
See it if you'd enjoy a blatantly unsubtle yet surprisingly moving story of the value of immigration to America.
Don't see it if you're lactose intolerant. There's a fair amount of cheese for one show. But the actors are talented and earnest, and perfectly cast.
See it if You need to entertain a child...many elements of the story are brought forth, leaving paths for profitable conversation.
Don't see it if You don't have a child with you.
See it if you're cool with little-known US history facts & anecdotes. Enjoyable, & if you pay attention you'll learn a lot. Young A Shapiro's amazing.
Don't see it if you don't want to see another history-lesson musical. Fun & fact-filled afternoon (NO INTERMISSION), with good singing. Perfect family show.
See it if You want to learn a bit abt the statue of liberty. Great voices, some songs slower than they should be.
Don't see it if You are plan to bring young children, or are expecting a fast paced show.
See it if you want family-friendly theater. This is a very sentimental & simplistic show at the expense of being smart, clever, or interesting.
Don't see it if you hate uneven productions. It focuses too much on cloying monologues. It’s one-dimensional with no stakes. I lost interest very quickly.
See it if you are dressed for winter and appreciate the fiction in historical fiction and feel that accompaniment is more important than words.
Don't see it if you have any knowledge of the story behind the plot and you are not dressed for winter.
See it if You like heartwarming stories about early America and you enjoy small, intimate theater experiences. Nice way to spend 80 mins on a hot day.
Don't see it if You are looking for a large-scale theater production with very high production values.
See it if You enjoy history and like original musical. It is a a nice paced musical with a talented young lady to play the Statue of liberty
Don't see it if You like live orchestra musicals, need elaborate sets...its done well paired down.
See it if The music and songs were creative and entertaining.
Don't see it if If you aren't interested in the history of the Statue of Liberty and the time period involved around immigration
See it if you seek educational kid friendly shows; it teaches about immigration by presenting the Statue of Liberty as if she were a human immigrant.
Don't see it if you want good musical theatre - the actors are very talented, but the songs and story are not fully developed, not engaging, and need work.
See it if you like-great singing, a take on a historical event that resonates today, a piece where actors/singers juggle multiple roles & do it well
Don't see it if you-want live music,are looking for character development,(this is about ideals,competing patriotic narratives),want an elaborate set design
See it if You want a family friendly show to bring older children that have patience to sit through a slow moving show. Does pick up toward the end.
Don't see it if You want a fast moving, uplifting exciting show. This was slow moving.
See it if You enjoy a show that tetters on the border of confusing and mind numbingly boring. Actors and actress' are beyond talented, story is poor
Don't see it if If you enjoy quality theatre and paying a fair price for the show you are seeing
See it if You like musicals it is a cleverly written piece of American history. Good singing. Good cast There is 1 80munute act no intermission.
Don't see it if You dont like musicals. Or if you Want a big extravagant set. It's a sweet story about the Statue of Liberty
See it if you're fascinated by the story of the statue of liberty, you are interested in a little show, or you are just looking for entertainment
Don't see it if , as many other members have said, you are excpecting Hamilton
See it if You want to hear a small but strong ensemble do a great job, both vocally and playing multiple parts.
Don't see it if You like elaborate staging and sets, or don't want to struggle with thinking of a statue as a person.