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Time It Is: To Music

From 21 member  reviews
Members say: Ambitious, Great singing, Edgy, Great acting, Great staging

About the show

Featuring an intricate, multivariate score and poetic book, this new musical attempts to challenge the audience to dare to see outside the box of contemporary musical theater—and themselves.

Member Reviews (21)


Ambitious, Great singing, Edgy, Great acting, Great staging
Avg Score

3 hour mess

See it if You enjoy new work.

Don't see it if You want to care about the characters, you like good singing (instead of wailing), you want a coherent plot. Absolutely endless.

Slow, Excruciating, Dizzying, Confusing, Ambitious

See it if you want to take a nap while watching amateur theater. Lots of mumbling in a relationship that doesn't make sense. Confusing chorus, too.

Don't see it if I can't think of a reason to see it unless you want to support the cast.

Clever, Great acting, Ambitious, Raunchy, Edgy

See it if You like musicals that are a little different in a small theatre. Good performances from the main cast and interesting musically.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by language or people's choice of sexuality.

Great acting, Great staging, Ambitious, Great singing, Enchanting

See it if You want music, singing, acting

Don't see it if You want something action-filled

Slow, Ambitious, Quirky, Excruciating, Indulgent

See it if You like supporting actors and play writes trying to do something different and interesting

Don't see it if Screeching singing or redundant stereotypical characters bother you.

Horrible, Excruciating, Confusing, Banal

See it if you accidentally walk into the wrong theatre. Fortunately, there's an intermission and you can leave.

Don't see it if can avoid it.

Great singing, Great acting, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if Great performers, very good music, interesting play; however, the play needs a good editing – it is too long.

Don't see it if If you cannot see plays that last 3 hours.

Entertaining, Great singing, Quirky, Indulgent, Ambitious

See it if You want to hear the brilliant music of an up-and-coming composer. The music is worth the ticket price alone.

Don't see it if A script that desperately needs cuts and fine-tuning is a dealbreaker for you.

Clever music, Entertaining, Ambitious, Excellent music

See it if The music is fresh, new, and stunning. Melodies are complicated and beautiful while lyrics are clever and poignant.

Don't see it if If you need a lot of plot, this isn't for you. Mostly character-focused.

Ambitious, Inventive, Resonant, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if you're craving something new at the theater and want to see the stars of tomorrow.

Don't see it if you have a short attention span or are prudish.

Also Not all musicals have to follow the same plot. This one deals with int... Read more Read less

Thought-provoking, Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy music as much as I do and enjoy amazing new musicals with all kinds of music, not just cookie cutter, telling a well staged story

Don't see it if you are not a fan of all kinds of music telling a strong story, if you are not a fan of great singing and strong cast and ensemble work.

Also This cast was amazing. the story was difficult to tell since some of t... Read more Read less

The band is great, Clever songs, Long winded in parts, Slow, Confusing

See it if you enjoy something different, appreciate creativity, and support theater.

Don't see it if you can't sit through 3 hours and get confused easily.

Also The play has too many story lines and branches off in odd directions a... Read more Read less

Great staging, Edgy, Confusing, Ambitious, Entertaining

See it if You are nostalgic for 80’s art scene, want to hear the work of a talented up and coming composer, or want to support new talents.

Don't see it if You are looking for something sophisticated or short and you are with kids.

Edgy, Slow, Great singing, Ambitious

See it if You like new works with music that is refreshing and brilliantly arranged! The music is by far the best part of this production!

Don't see it if If you aren't supportive of workshop level theater.

Great staging, Great singing, Edgy, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You love new edgy works with exceptional multi-genre musical score, great cast, singing, staging and strong story to tell told well by cast.

Don't see it if you don't want to experience the showcase phase of a great new work since it runs a little long.

Also Even though the dialogue needs to be trimmed in places to shorten the ... Read more Read less

Must see, Thought-provoking, Intense, Great music, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy highly personal character studies set to interesting and well executed music and are wanting a change from the norm.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy a full night at the theater. Show runs a little long in parts, but good pace overall. I wasn't bored.

Must see, Edgy, Great singing, Intense, Ambitious

See it if if you love all genres of masterfully written music, intertwined with edgy story. Great singing, staging and acting.

Don't see it if it if you do not like edgy theatre and great music. Showcase piece so dialogue is a little long, but worth the ride.

Intense, Edgy, Resonant, Raunchy, Entertaining

See it if You’re interested in seeing new, experimental types of theatre. This is truly an ensemble piece!- it’s a journey, so prepare to stay a while

Don't see it if You are not willing to sit for a while, or are triggered by domestic abuse

Great staging, Thought-provoking

See it if You like deep material, talented performers, and well written contemporary music

Don't see it if The show is long

Also The cast is very talented! Their wonderful focus, high energy, sensiti... Read more Read less

Quirky, Romantic, Riveting, Enchanting, Clever

See it if you like watching shows with great music and wonderful acting. I was captivated the whole time.

Don't see it if If you prefer to be on auto pilot while watching a show.

Raunchy, Great singing, Edgy, Funny, Ambitious

See it if if you like culture, art, and music. This show captures the heart of the 80's with dance, artistic visuals and face belting moments.

Don't see it if you dislike dialogue. Although the monologues were good, they were lengthy.

“Time It Is: To Music” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

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