An Enemy of the People (Broadway)
Ends Jun 2024 1h 55m
An Enemy of the People (Broadway)
91

An Enemy of the People (Broadway) NYC Reviews and Tickets

91%
(606 Ratings)
Positive
95%
Mixed
3%
Negative
2%
Members say
Absorbing, Great acting, Relevant, Entertaining, Clever

About the Show

Jeremy Strong & Michael Imperioli lead a gripping revival about betrayal amid a small town's crisis.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (120)

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145 Reviews | 84 Followers
100
Don't miss, Must see, Masterful, Intelligent, Great acting

See it if Want to be fully entertained by a Great cast

Don't see it if do not want to see a Great play Read more

153 Reviews | 22 Followers
99
Resonant, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if you love theater that is relevant, timeless and galvanizing with top-notch acting from an exceptional cast. Modernization done right!

Don't see it if you are bothered by themes of environmentalism, justice and politics.

70 Reviews | 7 Followers
98
Intelligent, Great writing, Epic, Edgy, Great acting

See it if you like amazing acting

Don't see it if don't like serious theatre

265 Reviews | 55 Followers
95
Refreshing, Masterful, Intelligent, Great staging, Great acting

See it if I swore that I would never see anything Ibsen again. I am so glad that I forgot that promise to myself.

Don't see it if You do not want to see an amazing performance by Jeremy Strong. He creates his own world on stage. Absolutely remarkable.

103 Reviews | 15 Followers
95
Must see, Intense, Great staging, Ambitious

See it if you want a unique Broadway experience with an incredible cast!

Don't see it if you don't like revivals or shows that are partly interactive.

75 Reviews | 15 Followers
94
Intense, Relevant, Great writing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You like a semi-interactive play

Don't see it if You’re looking for something lighthearted, want a bigger and grander set Read more

209 Reviews | 15 Followers
93
Great staging, Great acting, Intelligent, Riveting, Relevant

See it if you want to see a masterful version of a relevant play that is well acted and beautifully staged.

Don't see it if you...I can't think of any reason not to see this. Read more

111 Reviews | 14 Followers
92
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Great acting, Absorbing

See it if You are a fan of Ibsen or lead actors Jeremy Strong and Michael Imperioli. Relevant and well acted adaptation of a classic.

Don't see it if You don’t like plays set in the past. Read more

Critic Reviews (17)

The New York Times
March 18th, 2024

"...a bitter satire of local politics that soon reveals itself as a slow-boil tragedy"
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Time Out New York
March 18th, 2024

"Gold’s 'An Enemy of the People'... feels pointedly modern"
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New York Theatre Guide
March 18th, 2024

"Gold's production...skillfully balances the play’s history and its timeliness."
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New York Magazine / Vulture
March 18th, 2024

"Strong and Imperioli both bring a vigorous contemporary affect to the material."
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The Wall Street Journal
March 18th, 2024

"...performed in a supremely intelligent new version by Amy Herzog."
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Variety
March 18th, 2024

"An actorly, Broadway face-off between Jeremy Strong and Michael Imperioli"
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The Hollywood Reporter
March 18th, 2024

"the new production deftly underscores the parallels of our current ugly political divide"
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The Washington Post
March 18th, 2024

"Climate activists disrupting Jeremy Strong was the best part of the play"
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