Award-winning actors Annette Bening and Tracy Letts return to Broadway in the play that launched Arthur Miller as the moral voice of the American Theater. More…
In the aftermath of WWII, the Keller family struggles to stay intact and to fight for their future when a long-hidden secret threatens to emerge—forcing them to reckon with greed, denial, repentance, and post-war disenchantment across generations.
See it if you want intelligent theater well acted. While the details are dated the concepts are relevant to today's loss of morality and conviction.
Don't see it if you do not want to think but rather wish to be entertained. There is no spectacle here. One also has to be prepared for raw emotion
See it if you're a fan of Arthur Miller or his family dramas. Story is slow to build up with an intense ending.
Don't see it if you're not a fan of Arthur Miller or his stories.
See it if You need to add to your classics. Dialogue and attitude to women dated but searing family relations timeless.
Don't see it if You can’t suspend disbelief on certain casting and legal matters.
See it if you want to see an American Classic performed in breathtaking fashion by a wonderful cast. Brilliant theatre!!!!!
Don't see it if you dislike intense dramas about family, responsibility and consequences. If you want fluffy musicals, this is not for you.
See it if you like classic American dramas in a standard production. The acting is mostly great with one misstep.
Don't see it if You want something light. It is intense, the first act is mostly exposition but worth getting through to enjoy the 2nd 2 acts.
See it if Enjoy WWll story of unethical business practice that caused pain&sadness in the family & among friends Cast really nails the psychotic drama
Don't see it if You don't like Arthur Miller story's or dysfunctional families If you like to smile & laugh
See it if To catch a trip of actors serving top notch performances in a play that still packs a wallop emotionally.
Don't see it if An uneven supporting cast and iffy direction will take you out of it entirely. That the 3 leads are so great seems in spite of the director
See it if You Arthur Miller or this play [it is a revival]. It is masterfully played. The cast is a must see!
Don't see it if You don't want to see an intense play that brings up thought-provoking issues. You want to see something light and happy - this isn't.
See it if A straight forward, classic American family drama. Powerful, well acted and very moving.
Don't see it if You're not a fan of Arthur Miller plays or you prefer a more contemporary, non-traditional spin on a classic play.
See it if you like everything Miller and can't imagine Bening and Letts being anything less than fabulous - the material is second rate Miller, &B &L.
Don't see it if you might find the whole production too pat, too un-nuanced and the color-blind casting confusing and disorienting esp. given time & place.
See it if you want to see an excellent revival by one of the greatest American playwrights of the 20th century. Powerful acting. It hit me hard.
Don't see it if you prefer plays that are happy, peppy, and bursting with love! This is a painful and sad show. The American dream has gone awry.
See it if You like a good Arthur Miller piece. It’s a well done revival and the performances in act two and three are solid.
Don't see it if You are not into the classic plays. Act one is slow paced and the staging can seem awkward throughout.
See it if You want to see an American class performed by master actors. The balance between family tribalism and the public good feels v relevant.
Don't see it if You don't like talky dramas.
See it if you enjoy this classic play by Arthur Miller, in a straight forward revival with some breath taking performances.
Don't see it if you do not enjoy straight forward revivals, or enjoy the work of Miller.
See it if you like your Arthur Miller masterpieces stripped of artifice, played straight to today's audiences with outstanding leads Bening & Letts.
Don't see it if you can't see the relevance in Miller's 1940s(!) play. Also, not all actors are in the same league of the 2 leads (Walker is miscast as son)
See it if you desire a classic slow-burning drama with a great performance by Bening (as well as an overwrought one by Walker) in a standard staging.
Don't see it if you don't care for slow, exposition-heavy dramas that are clunky in spots & often overwritten. This play is from another era & it shows.
See it if you love great theater. Seeing Arthur Miller work is thrilling - and this was magnificently directed and acted. Resounding impact.
Don't see it if you only want light weight stuff. This is heavy and multi-layered.
See it if Well written, epic themes, heart-wrenching solid family and socially relevevant drama.
Don't see it if You've seen a really great production of it. Can appear rather melodramatic and supporting parts can be cartoonish.
See it if 1940 play that reveals lessons for families today. themes of father and sons and how does one go for wealth and children. family secrets. GO
Don't see it if if you are sick of family dramas with great acting. over 3 hours , 2 intermissions of struggle can be hard for some. balcony has railing
See it if if you want to see Annette Benning in a challenging role. The play seems outdated.Tracy Letts disappoints but Walker great. Dull direction.
Don't see it if So disappointed in this reveal. The set, the direction and Tracy Letts all were uninspiring. Benning does her best.
See it if you want to experience tremendous acting and a plot that will keep you at the edge of your seat.
Don't see it if dysfunctional families and family squabbles are not to your liking.