Already closed | 2h 15m | Midtown W

All My Sons

From 387 member reviews
Members say: Great acting, Absorbing, Great writing, Intense, Thought-provoking

About the show

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.

2h 15m | Already closed | American Airlines Theatre (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (387)

MEMBERS SAY:

Great acting, Absorbing, Great writing, Intense, Thought-provoking

90
Riveting, Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you like Arthur Miller or a play about family drama that's suspenseful. Great acting.

Don't see it if you don't like family drama.

85
Intense, Dated, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if you'd like an old fashioned family drama, with great acting and sets

Don't see it if you'd like a more modern, edgier topic or presentation

86
Thought-provoking, Absorbing, Great acting

See it if you like a 'traditional' play in content, acting, and staging; you want to see Bening and Letts - you won't be disappointed

Don't see it if you feel that Miller might be dated - the lines are (but really the acting makes it not feel dated)

82
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if A thought provoking and heartbreaking play. You want to see Annette Benning and Tracy Letts on stage.

Don't see it if You expect it to be as good as the previous production with John Lithgow and Dianne Wiest. You want an uplifting theater experience.

100
Masterful, Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting, Clever

See it if A must see! The best production I have seen this season! Amazing acting of all the cast ,

Don't see it if If you are looking for funny, musical play

85
Absorbing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you want to be moved/touched

Don't see it if you want a musical

84
Overrated, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy classic American theater with a heavy handed approach to issues. GEt to experience two genuine stars.

Don't see it if You don't like family dramas, or period pieces, or themes that are a bit heavy handed

86
Absorbing

See it if You like Arthur Miller. You like the actors involved.

Don't see it if You want a reimagined or modern take on an older play.

Also It's a lovely no-frills, straight forward production with great perfor... Read more Read less

88
Must see, Intense, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You want to see a group of actors giving masterful performances.

Don't see it if You're looking for something light-hearted.

80
Relevant, Intense, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if Intense family drama, written in 1947 and rings true in 2019. Great cast and set design. Very powerful, engaging play.

Don't see it if If you don't like family dramas and prefer musicals or comedies.

80
Intense, Great writing, Ambitious

See it if you love Arthur Miller and classic modern drama done classically.

Don't see it if you want to see something fresh and interesting from this piece.

88
Relevant, Great writing, Thought-provoking

See it if you like Arthur Miller's timeless take on relationships, work, life...our place in the world.

Don't see it if you want light-hearted entertainment. There are funny moments but the subject is serious and important.

92
Great acting, Resonant, Intelligent, Great writing, Absorbing

See it if You are stimulated by naturalistic storytelling and issues of personal conflict and priorities.

Don't see it if You prefer escapist fluff with sequins.

88
Intense, Great writing, Great acting

See it if you like great acting, Arthur Miller, and want to be moved by a play

Don't see it if you do not like long plays that are intense

95
Fantastic production elements, Masterful, Great staging, Resonant, Great acting

See it if You want to see a brilliantly performed Arthur Miller classic, that delves into complex human behavior.

Don't see it if The everyday seems boring to you. If you don’t like period dramas.

97
Thought-provoking, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You want something you are still thinking about long after you have left the theater .

Don't see it if You don’t like intense dramas

75
Great acting, Dated, Intense

See it if You like dramatic plays that unfold progressively - just when you think things can’t get worse ... well...

Don't see it if Annette Bening was definitely amazing but felt a little slow and unimaginative in staging

93
Thought-provoking, Intense, Profound, Great writing, Absorbing

See it if Tracy Letts + Arthur Miller = Amazing. If you like old-school drama, theater that relies on the script (versus special effects or music).

Don't see it if if you can't overlook that many other characters were miscast.

93
Great writing, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if you like Arthur Miller, great acting or family dramas.

Don't see it if you have no moral compass.

94
Exquisite, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if See All My Sons if you like high level acting and want to know more about American culture and great American literature.

Don't see it if Do not see All My Sons if you usually like light fun shows.

70
Intelligent, Clever, Entertaining, Dated, Intense

See it if you haven't seen the play before. The script is so good and the it's a by-the-book production that lets the script shine.

Don't see it if you have seen the play before. While the four lead actors are great, there's nothing really new being presented or offered.

91
Entertaining, Great staging, Great acting, Dizzying, Absorbing

See it if You love classic theater ‘great acting and arthur miller

Don't see it if If you dont like alot of dialogue Or arthur miller

93
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Great acting, Profound

See it if you love plays you love Arthur Miller you enjoy thinking about morality you want a taste of the goneby simpler days of life you love Annette

Don't see it if you don't like a drama you are looking for a musical

Also i cannot imagine why you would not want to see this fantastic piece of... Read more Read less

90
Relevant, Great writing, Great staging, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You're an Arthur Miller fan. Enough said!

Don't see it if You don't like realistic period-piece dramas with dysfunctional families and friends.

86
Profound, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You love absorbing drama. Outstanding performances. Set is gorgeous. This intense play keeps you at the edge of your seat. Relevant today!

Don't see it if You don’t love drama and family dynamics.


April 22nd, 2019
"O’Brien’s literal-minded production does not make a resonant case for the drama today...Ms. Bening goes deepest of the four leads in exploring the muck at the bottom of her character’s personality. She also has terrific technique...But the opacity of the production overall means we still can’t r...
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April 22nd, 2019
"There is a real and precious thing at the center of 'All My Sons.' It is the trio of Tracy Letts, Annette Bening and Benjamin Walker...All three are believable in every detail—blockbuster actors dedicated to small, unshowy connections to one another. In scene after scene, they do wonders. Around...
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April 22nd, 2019
"The play’s glaring issues go unexamined...Miller’s not a wit, nor is he particularly agile with seeming small talk or elegant exposition...What does stick out—over and over again—as the play ploddingly establishes its circumstances, is its blithe sexism...While Letts and Walker eventually get to...
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April 22nd, 2019
"One of the dramatic highlights of the Broadway season, the production features outstanding performances from a stellar cast headed by Annette Benning, Tracy Letts and Benjamin Walker, with impeccable direction by Jack O'Brien...He delivers a mesmerizing, no-frills production whose slowly ratchet...
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