The Actors Tickets
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The Actors Tickets

Join us for a comedic exploration of love and loss.
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The Actors Tickets

About The Actors

This hilarious comedy tells the story of a man so grief-stricken by the death of his parents that he hires actors to be his family and things do not go as planned. A hit in Utah, Michigan and Florida this play is now being presented Off-Broadway by Plays Of Wilton (POW!).

“A brazenly original, and unexpectedly profound new play” – Boca Magazine

"The Actors, with hints of Pirandello and Shakespeare, is about the similarities between real life and live theatre and how the lines separating them can blur or even disappear" .– Theatrical Musings

Notes from the Playwright. The Actors is a comedy about the death of my parents. In the late 90's when some of my plays experienced a little success Off-Broadway I earned enough money to bring my parents to New York City and take them to a bunch of Broadway shows. We celebrated our love of theatre together but could not celebrate my plays because the work I was producing was at odds with their conservative Mormon beliefs. So, it's ironic to be returning Off-Broadway with a play that features my parents as major characters and that is suitable for all audiences. Had they lived, they would have been extremely proud to know that I’ve finally written a play they can bring their friends to. However, had they lived, I would never have written the play.

Run time

2hr. Incl. 1 intermission.

Start date

April 27th, 2024

End date

June 1st, 2024

Age

Ages 10+.

51 Reviews

Elisa 9119

Elisa 9119

584 Reviews | 280 Followers
85
Entertaining, Clever, Ambitious, Hilarious, Great acting

See it if A well-perf play w/strong hints2Pirandello-esp in its blurring line btw theater&life-is abt a man who wanted a fam,so he hired one.FUNNY&sad

Don’t see it if Slapstick humor isn't your thing. Actors going in and out of their roles may be confusing for some & HILARIOUS for others.

DOUG Rob NYC

DOUG Rob NYC

752 Reviews | 421 Followers
85
Hilarious, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if A fun evening in the theater with this enjoyable comedy. Great acting.

Don’t see it if If you prefer a drama, then skip this one

Loving Life

Loving Life

168 Reviews | 66 Followers
85
Quirky, Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Refreshing

See it if you want to see a man cope with grief and loneliness in a unique way.

Don’t see it if you dislike comedies.

Patrick M 4

Patrick M 4

1187 Reviews | 343 Followers
86
Ambitious, Thought-provoking, Funny, Great acting, Great writing

See it if want to enjoy a ridiculous attempt dealing with loss & loneliness that reveals issues we all deal with. A great cast makes you laugh & think

Don’t see it if you cannot suspend your senses to go on this ride for the payoff.

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Venue

410 West 42nd Street, New York, NY, USA, 10036

Show schedule

Day of weekMatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday--
Wednesday2:00 PM7:00 PM
Thursday-7:00 PM
Friday-8:00 PM
Saturday2:00 PM8:00 PM
Sunday3:00 PM-

Frequently asked questions

How long is The Actors?

The running time of The Actors is 2hr. Incl. 1 intermission.

Where is The Actors playing?

The Actors is playing at Theatre Row, Theatre 5. The theatre is located in 410 West 42nd Street, New York, 10036.

How much do tickets cost for The Actors?

Tickets for The Actors start at $43.

What's the age requirement for The Actors?

The recommended age for The Actors is Ages 10+..

How do you book tickets for The Actors?

Book tickets for The Actors on New York Theatre Guide.

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