Kerry Washington gives the performance of the season in American Son, the high-voltage, suspenseful drama, now on Broadway through January 27 only.
American Son is a riveting story about who we are as a nation, and how we deal with family relationships, love, loss, and identity. As the Today Show says, “it is a gripping, beautiful, beautiful play.”
New York Times Critic’s Pick
“Kerry Washington gives a great performance. This is director Kenny Leon’s best work, with high tension on every level.” - The New York Times
“A breathtaking Broadway play.” - Entertainment Weekly
“It elicits gasps from the audience.” - NY1
“Pow! American Son is a hot ticket lighting up the theater! Kerry Washington’s fiery performance will leave you dazed. A profound and unforgettable play on the pulse of now. It challenges the mind, leaves the audience visibly moved, and enhances the Broadway season. The audience is transfixed. The cast is great. Steven Pasquale is thrilling. Jeremy Jordan is excellent. Eugene Lee is forceful and dynamic.” - The Observer