The Verdict: Critics Review Orphans With Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge
19 Apr 2013
Photo by Joan Marcus
Lyle Kessler's three-person drama Orphans officially opened April 18 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre.
Daniel Sullivan directs the production, which was originally scheduled to begin March 19 (with an opening April 7) but was postponed following the announcement that Ben Foster would replace Shia LaBeouf — who departed the company "due to creative differences" — in the role of Treat.
The critics have filed their reviews, and Playbill.com has collected them for our readers. Click through to read them all. Playbill.com will continue to update our list as the reviews come in.
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