"Bougere (Baldwin) makes the production unmissable."
Vulture, New York Magazine
"Debate: Baldwin vs Buckley reminds us how inarticulate our debates are."
Highbrow/Brilliant — The Approval Matrix, New York Magazine
"the american vicarious gives audiences a palpable sense of the electricity, animosity, and history coursing through the room."
"The intimacy is both nerve-racking and electrifying, but most important of all, singularly effective."
"Phenomally acted, radically staged, and electrically charged."
"It's not theater for the faint-hearted. What it is, however, is an engaging, exciting, and endlessly thought-provoking recreation of a watershed moment for American civil rights."