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

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

(607 Ratings)
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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 (121)

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145 Reviews | 84 Followers
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

1162 Reviews | 341 Followers
Masterful, Relevant, Intelligent, Great acting, Great staging

See it if you like gripping drama from start to finish, by a great cast, well-directed in a new version of Ibsen's classic. Good sound and lights.

Don't see it if you are looking for something light, don't like to sit for 2 hours, though there is a 5 minute stand up break with a free beverage.

153 Reviews | 22 Followers
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
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
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
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.

76 Reviews | 15 Followers
Entertaining, Great acting, Great writing, Relevant, Intense

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
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

Critic Reviews (18)

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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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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