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Urinetown The Musical

Members say: Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky
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Fracture Theatre Co. presents a musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics and musical theater itself.

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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.

 

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80
Quirky, Relevant, Hilarious, Entertaining, Snarky

See it if you enjoy satire and social commentary.

Don't see it if you can't get past the title.

80
Funny, Absorbing, Ambitious, Edgy, Intense

See it if You have an open mind about entertainment

Don't see it if You find bizarre situations disturbing

72
Edgy, Confusing, Entertaining

See it if Didn't hate it. Didn't Love it.

Don't see it if Odd stories are not your cup of tea.

83
Funny, Original, Absorbing, Clever, Indulgent

See it if Fun show with unique concept

Don't see it if Looking for deep thought provoking entertainment

93
Ambitious, Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Thought-provoking

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.

84
Funny, Clever, Edgy, Great acting, Great writing

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.

89
Funny, Original, Intelligent

See it if You want a truly original show and great score.

Don't see it if The name bugs you. Oi... the name.

86
Funny, Original, Clever, Great writing, Entertaining

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.

78
Funny, Clever, Edgy, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy comedy

Don't see it if You don't like dark humor

99
Clever, Must see, Quirky, Hilarious, Great singing

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.

75
Funny, Clever, Intelligent, Thought-provoking, Quirky

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.

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Must see, Hilarious

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.

65
Funny, Original, Clever, Quirky, Overrated

See it if You're interested in an interesting plot about using the bathroom

Don't see it if You're not interested in a show about using the bathroom

84
Funny, Quirky, Great writing, Hilarious, Entertaining

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.

50
Cliched, Overrated

See it if You care for farsical shows.

Don't see it if You like traditional musicals or want to walk away singing the songs.

65
Clever, Disappointing, Dated

See it if you have nothing better to do.

Don't see it if you really want to see great theater.

81
Clever, Profound, Entertaining

See it if You want to lol and think

Don't see it if Prude

85
Funny, Raunchy, Irreverent

See it if You're ready to laugh over the taboo topic of what goes on in the bathroom.

Don't see it if you can't handle them singing about peeing

100
Clever, Quirky, Relevant, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if you like dark humor and stories that break the fourth wall.

Don't see it if you need a happy ending.

79
Funny, Clever, Edgy, Thought-provoking

See it if you want to see something edgy and clever; a satire on musicals and how we take our resources and everyday amenities for granted.

Don't see it if you can't handle an entire musical about pee.

88
Funny, Clever, Refreshing, Hilarious, Great singing

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.

57
Banal, Confusing, Disappointing

See it if I did not like this show.I was depressed watching it.

Don't see it if You are used to happy shows.

51
Funny, Indulgent, Disappointing, Slow, Fluffy

See it if You enjoy musicals that make fun of other musicals.

Don't see it if You aren't an avid musical theatre goer. The jokes won't make sense.

80
Original, Clever, Thought-provoking, Raunchy, Entertaining

See it if you like literal potty humor and a stern social message.

Don't see it if you can't take a joke or view things objectively.

75
Funny, Original, Clever, Edgy, Relevant

See it if If you want to see an entertaining tale with unexpected twists.

Don't see it if You don't like people singing about bodily fluids.