A View from the Bridge is a play by Arthur Miller that was first performed in 1955.


Read our scene-by-scene summary and analysis of , as well as a full summary of the play's plot. Read one-minute Sparklet summaries, the detailed scene-by-scene Summary & Analysis, or the Full Play Summary of A View from the Bridge.


See a complete list of the characters in A View from the Bridge and in-depth analyses of Eddie Carbone, Alfieri, and Rodolpho.

Literary Devices

Here's where you will find analysis of the key literary devices in A View from the Bridge.


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Quick Quizzes

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Here you will find three brief essays on the play: how the play resembles a Greek tragedy, Eddie's alternative reality, and further analysis of the character of Alfieri; as well as suggested essay questions for A View from the Bridge.

Further Study

Expand your study with a background esssay on Arthur Miller and the play and suggested further readings A View from the Bridge.