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Enron - 2010 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

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Based on real-life events and using music, dance and video, Lucy Prebble’s Enron explores one of the most infamous scandals in financial history, reviewing the tumultuous 1990s and casting a new light on the financial turmoil in which the world currently finds itself. Director Rupert Goold (Macbeth with Patrick Stewart), along with a crack team of designers, will bring the most exciting and innovative theatrical event Broadway has seen this decade.

Schedule

Running Time:

2 hours and 40 minutes, with one intermission

Broadhurst Theatre (Broadway)


About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
235 W. 44th St. Seating Chart
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Featured Reviews For Enron


Enron - Back Stage
Playwright Lucy Prebble gets points for ambition. "Enron" wants to be a bold, slashing piece of political theater that exposes the greed and selfishness at the heart of American capitalism through the titular energy company's collapse. I'm in sympathy with her point of view but unpersuaded by her methodology. Her play is like a big, shiny, beautifully wrapped package that once eagerly ripped opened reveals a horde of Styrofoam peanuts through which you search vainly for the anticipated present.

By the Numbers - New York
Unlike the company whose storied fall it chronicles, Enron clearly telegraphs its intention to defraud the consumer: "When we tell you [this] story, you should know it could never be exactly what happened. But we're gonna put it together and sell it to you as the truth." This proviso is delivered by a lawyer, who adds: "I could tell you how the world works, but I don't have the time, and you don't have the money." That gets broad laughs—and broad laughs are what's for sale here. Subtlety is not a commodity that Lucy Prebble's fast, flashy, feckless Epcot ride of a play is trading in: If twelve-gauge potshots at the likes of Schwarzenegger and Lehman Brothers are your taste, you won't be disappointed.


 



 

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by Robert Diamond - May 9, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre, opened on April 27, 2010 and will close tonight, Sunday May 9, 2010.
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre and opened on April 27, 2010. BroadwayWorld.com has just confirmed that the show will play its final performance on Sunday, May 9, 2010.
by Robert Diamond - May 4, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre and opened on April 27, 2010. BroadwayWorld.com has just confirmed that the show will play its final performance on Sunday, May 9, 2010.
by Walter McBride - April 28, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre and opened last night, April 27, 2010. BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture the opening night party!
by Robert Diamond - April 28, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre and opened last night, April 27, 2010. BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture the starry opening night arrivals.
by Robert Diamond - April 28, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre and opened last night, April 27, 2010. BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture the opening night curtain call!
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2010
Based on real-life events and using music, dance and video, Lucy Prebble's Enron explores one of the most infamous scandals in financial history, reviewing the tumultuous 1990s and casting a new light on the financial turmoil in which the world currently finds itself.
by Adrienne Onofri - April 27, 2010
Stephen, who's costarring on B'way in the hotly anticipated London import 'Enron', discusses his extensive stage work.
by Robert Diamond - April 27, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre in preparation for an April 27, 2010 opening. BroadwayWorld brings you a complete video preview of the show!
by Robert Diamond - April 27, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre in preparation for opening tonight, April 27, 2010!
by Robert Diamond - April 24, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre in preparation for an April 27, 2010 opening. BroadwayWorld brings you a complete video preview of the show!
by Jessica Lewis - April 22, 2010
ENRON began previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre in preparation for an April 27, 2010 opening. BroadwayWorld brings you the first production shots!
by Peter James Zielinski - March 28, 2010
ENRON will begin previews on Broadway on April 8, 2010 at The Broadhurst Theatre (235 W. 44th St. between 8th and Broadway), in preparation for an April 27, 2010 opening.
by Robert Diamond - March 1, 2010
Marin Mazzie has just been announced as joining the cast of the upcoming Broadway production of ENRON, starring as VP Claudia Roe.
by Jessica Lewis - February 23, 2010
The New York Times reports that Gregory Itzin, most famous for his portrayal of Charles Logan in Fox's hit series '24,' will join the previously announced Norbert Leo Butz (as 'Jeffrey Skilling'), Stephen Kunken (as 'Andy Fastow') in the upcoming Broadway production of Lucy Prebble's 'Enron.' Itzin will portray disgraced Enron chairman Kenneth Lay.
by Robert Diamond - February 18, 2010
The upcoming Broadway production of Lucy Prebble's critically acclaimed play ENRON, directed by Rupert Goold, has announced that Noah Weisberg, Rightor Doyle, Ian Kahn, Mary Stewart Sullivan, Madisyn Shipman and January LaVoy have joined the company.
by Jessica Lewis - February 8, 2010
Drama League and Outer Critics Circle nominee Stephen Kunken, best known for his celebrated portrayal of James Reston in Frost/Nixon on Broadway, will assume the mantle of a particularly less honorable historical figure when he takes on the role of disgraced ENRON Chief Financial Officer Andy Fastow in Lucy Prebble's critically acclaimed play ENRON.
by Jessica Lewis - January 26, 2010
The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2010 were hosted today by its Chairman, Mark Shenton, theatre critic for the Sunday Express and daily blogger for The Stage website at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London. For the sixth year, the awards were presented in association with Nyman Libson Paul Chartered Accountants, leading entertainment industry specialists; and supported by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres and lastminute.com.