Abigail’s Party
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Abigail’s Party
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Abigail’s Party NYC Reviews and Tickets

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(16 Reviews)
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Great acting, Entertaining, Funny, Clever, Great staging

About the Show

The Barrow Group and the Pond Theatre Company revive Mike Leigh's 1977 satire about the aspirations and tastes of Britain's then emerging middle class.

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Member Reviews (16)

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Great acting, Great direction

See it if Appreciate excellent actors on a tiny stage .

Don't see it if You want a play to be relevant . I expected more from Mike Leigh.

90
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if you like a fun "Mad Men" type of play, with a lot of drinking, dancing and wonderful acting and direction.

Don't see it if you like plot, profound revelation or character growth. It is basically a long drunken party with predictable consequences....BUT FUN!

Critic Reviews (1)

The New York Times
November 20th, 2016

"'Abigail’s Party' may be the most uncomfortable comedy in New York right now, and I’d sit through it again in a second. Here, humor and unpleasantness are intertwined, and that leads to laughs — many, many laughs — that are part gleeful and part appalled...Though the script is candy for actors, at its core, 'Abigail’s Party' is merely a tale of a gathering gone wrong. Yet while you may have seen much of this before, this one’s still a must-see."
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