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The Verdict What Do Critics Think of Coast Starlight at Lincoln Center Theatre?

The new Keith Bunin play is set aboard a train headed to Seattle from Los Angeles.

The reviews are rolling in for the Lincoln Center Theatre production of Keith Bunin's new play Coast Starlight, which opened March 13 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

The new play follows a young man with knowledge of a troublesome secret as he boards the Coast Starlight. On the train headed for Seattle from Los Angeles, he is helped by his fellow travelers who are all facing the aftermath of their own choices. 

The cast includes Mia Barron (The Wolves), Camila Canó-Flaviá (Network), Rhys Coiro (Dinner at Eight), Jon Norman Schneider, Tony nominee Michelle Wilson (Sweat), and Will Harrison.

Read the reviews here. 

Cititour (Brian Scott Lipton)

The Daily Beast (Tim Teeman)

Exeunt (Juliet Hindell)

New York Stage Review (Frank Scheck)

New York Theatre Guide (Amelia Merrill)

New York Times (Alexis Soloski)*

Stage and Cinema (Kevin Vavasseur)

Theatrely (Juan A. Ramirez)

TheatreMania (Zachary Stewart)

The Wrap (Robert Hofler)

Vulture (Jackson McHenry)*

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Playbill will continue to update this list as reviews come in.

Tyne Rafaeli (Selling Kabul) directs the production featuring sets by Arnulfo Maldonado, costumes by Ásta Bennie Hostetter, lighting by Lap Chi Chu, original music and sound by Daniel Kluger, and projections by 59 Productions. The stage manager is Melissa Chácon.

Check Out Photos of Lincoln Center Theater's The Coast Starlight

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