The Actors
Ends Jun 06 2h 0m
The Actors
86

The Actors NYC Reviews and Tickets

86%
(73 Ratings)
Positive
93%
Mixed
6%
Negative
1%
Members say
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Delightful, Absorbing

About the Show

Man hires actors to be his family, but chaos ensues. Off-Broadway hit by Plays Of Wilton (POW!).

Read more Show less

Show-Score Member Reviews (59)

Sort by:
  • Default
  • Standing in our community
  • Highest first
  • Lowest first
  • Newest first
  • Oldest first
  • Only positive
  • Only negative
  • Only mixed
52 Reviews | 7 Followers
100
Touching, Great writing, Funny, Exquisite, Absorbing

See it if You enjoy family drama with heart and humor. This is a well written, moving, humorous and bittersweet piece of theater.

Don't see it if You dont like laughing and tearing up at the same show.

305 Reviews | 189 Followers
94
Funny, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if You love to laugh. The audience, including myself, could not get enough of this show - we were roaring with laughter during the first act.

Don't see it if I don't have anything bad to say about it. The second act is not quite as funny as it goes into more emotional, dysfunctional family stuff.

58 Reviews | 6 Followers
92
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if This show is hilarious, we laughed a lot. So entertaining, great fun. It is the best comedy we've seen this year.

Don't see it if Don't see it if you cannot laugh.

314 Reviews | 38 Followers
91
Delightful, Resonant, Funny, Clever

See it if Really sweet, funny and unusual with sympathetic characters. Surprisingly touching.

Don't see it if First act gets a little static after the basic situation is set up.

128 Reviews | 23 Followers
90
Enchanting, Absorbing, Delightful, Clever, Entertaining

See it if A great comedy and actors The show is hilarious entertaining and fun. It will keep you laughing A must to see

Don't see it if If you want to see a musical Read more

88 Reviews | 21 Followers
90
Wild, Whimsical, Warm-hearted, Winsome, Witty

See it if You enjoy comical twists and turns and appreciate a far-fetched plot that almost becomes believable due to superb acting.

Don't see it if You are overly critical and don't have the ability to suspend judgment for comedy sake.

150 Reviews | 24 Followers
90
Absorbing, Delightful, Clever, Bring it to broadway: great writing and acting

See it if Hilarious play about man hiring actors to replace his dead parents and they take their roles more seeriously than expected.

Don't see it if I cannot think of a reason, other than of you are mourning the recent death of your parents.

518 Reviews | 71 Followers
85
Great acting, Poignant, Funny, Unique premise, Clever

See it if you want something unusual. A creative mix of comedy and pathos. A bit absurd but pleasant; held my interest throughout. Some nice twists

Don't see it if you don't want to see a show about a lonely man with dead parents. Read more

Critic Reviews (4)

Talkin' Broadway
May 8th, 2024

"...something that Utahn and New York audiences alike can appreciate."
Read more

TheaterScene.net
May 18th, 2024

sitcom nature of The Actors keeps it from being a real investigation into grief-management
Read more

Theater Pizzazz
May 8th, 2024

amusingly lighthearted on the outside with a softhearted core inside
Read more

Off Off Online
May 8th, 2024

"Boundaries of all types are tested in Larsen’s comedic and big-hearted family chronicle."
Read more