Fracture Theatre Co. presents a musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics and musical theater itself. More…
In an attempt to regulate water consumption, Urinetown has outlawed the use of private toilets. The citizenry must use public, pay-per-use amenities owned and operated by Urine Good Company, a malevolent corporation run by the corrupt Caldwell B. Cladwell. Underneath the comedy of the show, serious social and political themes, such as liberation, revolution, and sustainability, are explored.
See it if a very paradoxical musical. Saw it at Henry Miller theater and thought it was catchy. good songs , good directing and funny at times.
Don't see it if Musical about capitalism, the people who live within that society, how irresponsible people can be, the politics that goes with it.
See it if Brilliant premise. More timely as global warming progresses. Loved the music, smart clever, funny lines.
Don't see it if You do not have an imagination. You do not accept the dangers of overusing the world's resources.
See it if Well, I HAD to see this before they tore down the theater so I kind of tricked dear old Mom into taking me. I loved it, but she didn't. Oops
Don't see it if U should probably skip this if U find jokes about urinating, urinals, etc. to be unpleasant or gross. Also if U are very literal-minded.
See it if You can get past the title, it's worth it. Sharp political satire, funny songs and a good time, with nice dance moves by the company.
Don't see it if You can't get past the title,. Otherwise, you're in for an inventive, original night of theater.
See it if You like the crazy premise of a town where urination is regulated--and the satire it creates. Surprisingly good songs in a funny show.
Don't see it if The absurdity of the premise doesn't appeal to you.
See it if it ever comes back on broadway - a very pithy plot and has characters you really root for
Don't see it if you are unable to get puns - a lot of puns (duh, the title is urinetown)
See it if you want a hilarious night at the theatre with great characters, great songs, great staging, and dark comedy!
Don't see it if don't like meta references or slightly off-color subject matter.
See it if You don't mind toilet humor. You love to laugh and enjoy comical catchy songs. You don't take yourself too seriously. GREAT SHOW!
Don't see it if you can't stand toilet humor. You take yourself too seriously. You're a stick in the mud.
See it if You can easily analyze the underlying meaning of a message that musicals can produce.
Don't see it if You don't like comedy in your musicals or talks of bodily fluids.
See it if You love funny shows with amazing songs! Honestly one of my favorite shows ever
Don't see it if No you really have to see it if you ever get the chance
See it if I was lucky enough to see this in its first run and it made me fall in love with Hunter Foster. This is a funny, witty, and great show!
Don't see it if You don't like potty humor, if you don't and still see this urine for a bad time.
See it if you enjoy Green Day songs, and an interesting story. Show creates an interesting world for you to experience.
Don't see it if you cannot follow multiple points of view and a cacaphony of sounds, noises, and actions at once.