This new dance musical explores an eerie and erotic story, and asks "how far will you go to keep the one you love?" Directed and choreographed by Tony nominee Joey McKneely. More…
When a married woman starts an affair in her NYC pied-a-terre, she discovers it is haunted by spirits. Trapped by their own violent past, the spirits try to stop this affair from escalating. Past informs the present as the cycle repeats itself to a dramatic conclusion.
See it if if you enjoy musicals and dance, like intimate minimalist productions, and don't mind ghost stories.
Don't see it if you like spectacle and special effects; don't enjoy an atmosphere of spookiness or a story told through dance
See it if lead actress was excellent, dancers were marvelous. Lead actor was hard to hear until the very end. Small theater got very warm
Don't see it if you can't sit for 100 minutes without intermission or can't tolerate heat.
See it if You're up for an original musical/dance/romance/ghost story show that could still use a little polish with a talented cast for a small venue
Don't see it if The main linear plot is a little thin, and the show overall could be polished more. The show is not a finished product yet
See it if You like amazing choreography and watching the moves of a master dancer. Like the idea of an original modern gothic ghost story.
Don't see it if You expect musicals to have songs that move the show along and have good lyrics.
See it if You’re a fan of ABT style ballet storytelling within a simple musical. Amazing dancing,singing and acting with minimal set and costumes.
Don't see it if You’re not into story involve infidelity. You only want musicals with a strong original score and lyrics. You don’t like minimum set changes
See it if you like singing & dancing in shows. There were also a couple/few surprise moments, which were cool.
Don't see it if you do not want to see people in underwear/lingerie nor want to see people kissing (only in a few scenes)
See it if you are dying to see beautiful couples dancing no matter the context
Don't see it if you are looking for a musical with inspiring performances and memorable songs
See it if you like gothic romance stories, musicals, and (amazing) ballet dancing. Irina Dvorovenko made this show. She is a goddess.
Don't see it if you have high standards for original songs in musicals (these were not great); you don't enjoy ballet.
See it if you like shows with with multiple timelines, you enjoy lovely dancing, you want to support original work, you like intimate show
Don't see it if you don't like shows that heavily feature infidelity, you want to see a large ensemble show
See it if You are interested in seeing new musicals that don't provide the typical musical dance "numbers."
Don't see it if You aren't willing to wait for the final dance to fully wrap up the ideas and story being told.
See it if See if you like musicals , dancing and a romance. This play also has a riveting dark side.
Don't see it if Don't see if you don't like plays about ghosts and romance .
See it if You like intimate productions, you would enjoy a blend of ballet and musical theater, you don’t need anything particularly thought provoking
Don't see it if You are afraid of ghosts, you are a purist, you want an intermission, you want something current/topical
See it if Very interesting and absorbing take on a modern ghost love story!
Don't see it if you do not believe in ghosts or in singing & dancing with ghosts!
See it if you want to see a different kind of musical
Don't see it if you expect a big Broadway show. This is a theater-dance-musical experience that is growing beautifully
See it if You want to have a good time laughing with this musical at the same time you see some basic classic ballet
Don't see it if You are going through a bad time in your marriage, since it might make you think a bit too much
See it if ...you love "different"! This is a show I believe will take off! It is such a masterful mix of dance, singing, and a wonderful ghost story
Don't see it if ...you just want to see the same old stuff.
See it if you want to see something really different-a show that is part modern romance, part ghost story--beautiful, moving, sexy and spooky.
Don't see it if only if you 100% hate music and dancing. Shadows is not like other musicals, but they do sing and dance. Beautifully.