Inspired by the themes and emotions laid bare in Alanis Morissette’s Grammy Award-winning album, this new musical tells an original story about pain, healing, and empowerment. More…
The Healys appear to be a picture-perfect suburban family—but looks can be deceiving. When the Healys’ lives are disrupted by a series of disturbing events, they must choose between maintaining the status quo or facing harsh truths about themselves, their community, and the world around them.
Including iconic songs “Ironic,” “You Oughta Know,” and “Hand In My Pocket,” 'Jagged Little Pill' incorporates selections from Morissette’s catalogue and new material written for this world-premiere musical directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus ('Waitress,' 'Pippin') and featuring a book by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Diablo Cody ('Juno').
See it if I loved this show. The book and the music were mesmerizing. 'You Outta Know" in the middle the show got an extended standing ovation.
Don't see it if You're tired of plays about 'perfect' families who are quite dysfunctional.
See it if you are a fan of Alanis Morissette and/or Diablo Cody.
Don't see it if rock concert ambience and overamplified sound are problematic for you.
See it if you love Alanis Morissette and her music. A story of family and its difficulties
Don't see it if the Boston version was a bit too long, hoping they cut some for Broadway
See it if You loved the original album. You want to experience a mid-show show-stopping standing ovation song sung by one of the young cast-members.
Don't see it if Hate the music from the original album. If that is the case you don’t deserve to see the show.
See it if Music and acting are great and the story keeps you interested, even though you can predict where it is headed. Clever use of the music
Don't see it if If you are a little prudish because story line is current
See it if This show took my breath away and I cant wait to see it on broadway this fall. The story is so powerful and the cast is incredible!!
Don't see it if The content is heavy and involves sexual assault, addiction, and gender so if any of those things are triggering be wary going in