Already closed | 2h 15m | Midtown W

The Norman Conquests

From 10 member  reviews
Members say: Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious, Entertaining, Clever

About the show

A trio of comedies set in one house over a weekend, first at the dining room table, then in the living room, and ending up in the garden. More…

This series of three plays features only six characters, and can be viewed in any order. Each of these plays has scenes and moments that overlap with each other and come together to tell the story of Norman and his wife Ruth’s family, in one house over a weekend.

2h 15m | Already closed | Circle in the Square (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (10)


Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious, Entertaining, Clever
Avg Score

Clever, Great acting, Great writing

See it if Great acting and writing. Fun staging. Great fun, funny story. It's part of a trilogy but can be seen on it's own.

Don't see it if You don't enjoy clever British humor.

Clever, Entertaining, Ambitious, Dizzying, Funny

See it if You enjoy droll British comedy.

Don't see it if You aren't going to commit to seeing all three parts, or if you don't like British comedies.

Ambitious, Absorbing, Great acting, Original, Epic

See it if For an epic amount of well-constructed British Theatre. So much worked.

Don't see it if You don't like plays, family stories, or you don't want to sit for a long time.

Brilliant, Hilarious, Intelligent, Masterful, Must see

See it if You have a pulse.

Don't see it if You have no soul. This is theater at its finest.

Entertaining, Hilarious, Great writing, Great acting, Fluffy

See it if you love hilarious British comedies performed by a talented cast.

Don't see it if you don't enjoy straight plays, don't like comedies, or don't like British comedy.

Great acting, Hilarious, Great writing, Intelligent, Original

See it if you enjoy Ayckbourn's wacky plots, humorous situations and truthful ironies. His characterizations are comic and the actors do him proud.

Don't see it if you are in a morose mood, not into being entertained with laughter and despise British acting and humor.

Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if a different point of view and humor

Don't see it if you like everything simple

Hilarious, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if You love fantastic acting, writing, and directing - see all three plays in any order- a unique and memorable event.

Don't see it if You aren't into British comedy, or comedies of manners.

Hilarious, Great staging, Great writing, Great acting, Delightful

See it if you like romantic, light-hearted diversions about real people bahving in silly but charming ways.

Don't see it if you can't invest three nights at the theatre, since the play is three plays in one, each set in a different part of the same house & garden.

Hilarious, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if You appreciate wit and good plays

Don't see it if You're seeking sensationalism. In other words, see it

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