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Admissions London Reviews and Tickets

(4 Ratings)
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Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

About the Show

Charlie's upset when he's deferred from Yale but his mixed-race friend successfully secures a place.

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665 Reviews | 125 Followers
Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if you like plays that deal with issues that are currently going on in the world

Don't see it if Yes you’re not interested in a subject that deals with race. Read more

91 Reviews | 5 Followers

See it if You like plays that focus on race and priviledge.

Don't see it if You don't care for the topic.

24 Reviews | 0 Followers
Indulgent, Great writing, Great acting, Clever, Entertaining

See it if you want to see fully developed and believable characters in real life/every day situations which seem to spiral.

Don't see it if you’re not interested or aware of the American college admissions systems and scandals.

19 Reviews | 0 Followers
Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if We loved it! We laughed a lot despite the story being told, some very good lines delivered by a great cast. It also makes you think

Don't see it if you don't want to have a great evening

Critic Reviews (9)

Time Out London
March 13th, 2019

‘Admissions’ might have felt topical. But it doesn’t. Some of America’s smartest playwrights – Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, or Jackie Sibblies Drury – have plenty to say about race and privilege. Joshua Harmon does not.
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The Telegraph (UK)
March 12th, 2019

Worth a look, then, but maybe a fresh round of application from Harmon could ensure it achieves greater distinction.
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The Arts Desk
March 13th, 2019

As was true when it was premiered at Lincoln Center Theatre last spring, the play packs a genuine wallop well before coming to rest on the ironic final word, "perfect".
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London Theatre
March 12th, 2019

Aukin's production keeps the tensions, arguments and counter-arguments flowing rapidly for an unbroken 1 hour 45 minutes.
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The Guardian (UK)
March 13th, 2019

Covering race, class and educational bias, this is a play guaranteed to make white liberals shift uneasily in their seats.
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The London Evening Standard
March 13th, 2019

Director Daniel Aukin needs to tone everything down, so that we can reflect upon the occasional sharp and thoughtful point that Harmon does make.
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March 13th, 2019

It's a clever production of a script which doesn't deliver on its final A-grade.
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The Times (UK)
March 17th, 2019

Uncomfortable for some? One hopes so. But what a punch to the kidneys for liberal snoots. Peppery, provocative, riveting stuff.
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