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 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.
See it if you want to see stellar performances and a beautiful set. A nicely accessible classic American play for beginners.
Don't see it if you don't like period pieces, you don't like family dramas
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 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 you want to experience a professional production of a truly wonderful dramatic play. Engaging and chilling to the core.
Don't see it if you want a comedy, feel good story or play that doesn't take much thought or emotional investment.
See it if A Miller revival marvelously performed with message that holds true. A matinee rush ticket and home for dinner. What's not to like.
Don't see it if Revivals, classics aren't in the budget.
See it if You want to see a great production of a classic Arthur Miller play brought to life by incredible actors on this stage.
Don't see it if You are not a fan of Millers work. Do not care for thought provoking dramas.
See it if Annette Benning is great, but the entire cast is excellent in this show. Lots of twists and turns - and angst!
Don't see it if You do not like plays that are riveting and profound with real life issues.
See it if You enjoy a superbly acted and directed straightforward play about family and right and wrong.
Don't see it if You are looking for a frothy mindless evening. Beautifully depicted well written characters are brought to life. Devastating.
See it if You enjoy Miller plays. Similar to Death of a Salesman. While acting good with strong leads, yet felt a little weak in presentation.
Don't see it if You don’t enjoy older plays that take time to weave the story so that all pieces fit together. Story dated but still contemporary.
See it if you are up for another staging of the play or certainly if you have never seen it and you like serious drama
Don't see it if Tense, protracted family dramas are not of interest to you; you will be turned off by the period setting
See it if Are a fan of Annette or Tracy. Both performances were stellar and enough to compensate for the dated script. The story is still relevant
Don't see it if Looking for something uplifting or current. The first act does drag and some characters feel hollow.
See it if very well made play; outstanding Letts, Benning/O’Brien’s direction show how evil can co-exist w the commonplace
Don't see it if dated script w obvious anti-war & capitalist messages; ending should be devastating, isn't
See it if you enjoy classic Hollywood dramas. This is like watching a 1940s-era film playing out on stage. It’s a slow burn, but ends with a bang.
Don't see it if you prefer contemporary-set stories or are looking to escape into something light and fun.
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