What Do Critics Think of the Public Theater’s Revival of Plenty?

The Verdict   What Do Critics Think of the Public Theater’s Revival of Plenty?
 
The first major New York revival of David Hare’s award-winning drama opened Off-Broadway starring Rachel Weisz.
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Rachel Weisz and Corey Stoll Joan Marcus

The first major New York revival of David Hare’s Plenty officially opened October 23 at The Public Theater with direction by five-time Tony nominee David Leveaux. Oscar winner Rachel Weisz stars in the award-winning drama, as a woman who remains disillusioned and disappointed with her life after World War II.

Performances began Off-Broadway October 4, and the run has been extended through November 20. The cast also includes Corey Stoll, Pun Bandhu, Ken Barnett, Emily Bergl, Dani de Waal, Mike Iveson, Byron Jennings, LeRoy McClain, Tim Nicolai, Paul Niebanck, Ann Sanders, Benjamin Thys, and Liesel Allen Yeager.

Read reviews for the staging below:

Deadline (Jeremy Gerard)
Entertainment Weekly (Melissa Rose Bernardo)
The Guardian (Alexis Soloski)
The Hollywood Reporter (David Rooney)
Newsday (Linda Winer)
The New York Times (Ben Brantley)
NJ.com (Christopher Kelly)
NorthJersey.com (Robert Feldberg)
Time Out New York (Adam Feldman)
The Wall Street Journal (Marshall Heyman)
The Wrap (Robert Hofler)
Vulture (Jesse Green)

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Take a look at photos from the revival below:

Plenty features scenic design by Mike Britton, costume design by Jess Goldstein, lighting design by David Weiner, original music and sound design by David Van Tieghem, and hair and wig design by Leah J. Loukas.

Tickets are available by calling (212) 967-7555, publictheater.org, or in person at the Taub Box Office at The Public Theater at Astor Place at 425 Lafayette.

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