The Verdict: Critics Review The Assembled Parties With Judith Light and Jessica Hecht

The world premiere of Tony Award winner Richard Greenberg's The Assembled Parties, starring Tony winner Judith Light and Tony nominee Jessica Hecht, officially opened on Broadway April 17 in a Manhattan Theatre Club production at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

Jessica Hecht and Judith Light
Jessica Hecht and Judith Light (Photo by Joan Marcus)

MTC artistic director Lynne Meadow staged the drama about an affluent Manhattan family, which also features Tony nominee Jeremy Shamos, Jonathan Walker ( The Divine Sister), Obie Award winner Mark Blum ( Gus and Al), Lauren Blumenfeld ( We Are Proud to Present…), Alex Dreier ( Billy Elliot) and Jake Silbermann ("As the World Turns").

View opening night photos here.

The critics have filed their reviews and has collected them for our readers. Click through to read them all. will continue to update our list as the reviews come in.

AM New York

Associated Press


Bloomberg News

Entertainment Weekly

The Hollywood Reporter

New York Daily News

New York Magazine

New York Post

The New York Times

Time Out New York

USA Today


The Wall Street Journal


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