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I first saw it in New York. Theater in the round on the square--I think that's what it was called... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
FrancieA9
Fun Home Musical Story

The social theme and the message that it conveys doesnot make any sense and majes it totally boring... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Welcome to FUN HOME, the groundbreaking new musical that is now on Broadway after its sold-out, critically acclaimed run at the Public Theater. Based on Alison Bechdel's best-selling graphic memoir, FUN HOME is a groundbreaking new musical about...more
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This was not entertaining at all. I've seen a lot of Broadway type plays and this may be the worst of them all. Now the theater is OK; just not this play.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Guess I'm going against the crowd, but I go to musicals to be uplifted, not depressed. The acting was good, but the subject matter and tone too dark for my tastes. After that, my husband told me we could not get any more season tickets...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

I first saw it in New York. Theater in the round on the square--I think that's what it was called. This show was moving, poignant, funny, sweet. And Heartbreaking! The music is wonderful. The children are delightful, fun... This show is about marriage. It's about...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

The social theme and the message that it conveys doesnot make any sense and majes it totally boring and unacceptable though the music and presentation are good

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank churchinbensg1946
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Definitely the worst musical I have ever seen (and I’ve seen over 70). I don’t understand the positive reviews at all. The music was forgettable, the story disjointed, and overall boring. The father should have been in jail since was a child molester. Just did...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank vgurg
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

This play is about a family in which the father is gay and has gat affairs and daughter turns out to be a lesbian. It's terribly written, boring, and a typical 'liberal' play. The actors have their 'liberal' views at the end. It was disrespectful...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed February 14, 2017

I really enjoyed this play. The music was fantastic, the acting was terrific and the story was engaging. I wasn't bored at all because the play kept moving along at a great pace. The set design was wonderful, as well. I liked everything about it.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank supra221
Reviewed October 16, 2016

I had no idea what this play was about, so I read the Playbill. The plot sounded interesting; but what a let down. The theme, of a female looking back on her life and dealing with her and her overbearing Father's homosexuality just didn't hold...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank lola252016
Reviewed October 4, 2016

it is a great story, anyone can love this show... specially the lgbt community it's heartwarming and heartbreaking. Fantastic...

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Pao A
Reviewed September 10, 2016

This is an intimate theatre, so your view is good and you can hear everything. It's closing soon so don't miss it.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jennifer G
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These seats are very small... They also go up a level behind you so people's feet if legs crossed are at your eye level. They young people behind me hit me in the head three times and pulled my hair and yes everyone walks in... More
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