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BLOOD – Reviews

Los Angeles Times
DAZZLING… a formidable display of small-theater invention… Adventurous theatergoers should catch it, a noteworthy document of considerable significance.” — David C. Nichols, Los Angeles Times

Stage Raw
RECOMMENDEDSTAGE RAW TOP 10… lively, haunting, provocative and funny… Performances are uniformly impressive under Ackerman’s fine direction.” — Lovell Estell, Stage Raw

SMART… involving, totally wrenching… expert direction…powerful performances.” —Gil Kaan, BroadwayWorld
FIVE STARS… thoroughly gripping, deeply dark yet highly entertaining… … clearly one of the most unique theater pieces ever created.” —Ron Irwin, (L.A. Entertainment Industry Examiner)
FIVE STARS… Blood is in one word, FANTASTIC… a highly theatrical and must see event.” — Joan Alperin Schwartz, (LA.Theater Reviews Examiner)

HEADY STUFF. The show’s first half nearly splits its seams so bursting is the creativity it flings at its audience… a witty treatment of a subject that matters so much… RECOMMENDED.” — Debra Levine, ArtsMeme

Paul Myrvold’s Theatre Notes
ACHIEVES AN UNQUESTIONABLE POWER… Harmoniously sung and enthusiastically performed… terrific” — Paul Myrvold’s Theatre Notes

Discover Hollywood
MASTERFUL… Intelligent, thoughtful, powerful and impactful… highly entertaining story telling at its absolute finest. – Suzanne Birrell, Discover Hollywood

People’s World
DEEPLY AFFECTING, CATHARTIC AND REDEMPTIVE, Blood holds your interest from beginning to end… it’s a gift to see such powerful themes and such varied theatrical discipline poured into this absorbing tale.” — Eric Gordon, People’s World

Theatre Ghost
RIVETING… moving and confusing and hilarious and angering all at once… a theatrical tour de force that is not to be missed.” —Mark Hein, Theatre Ghost

The World Through Night-Tinted Glasses
DAZZLING… utterly theatrical… brimming with ideas and nuance” — David Macdowell Blue, The World Through Night-Tinted Glasses
ENTERTAINING AND THOUGHT-PROVOKINGHIGHLY RECOMMENDED… beauty, music, rhythm, heart-wrenching performances, and courageous, triumphant, stylized drama.” — Carol Edger-Germain,

LA West Media, Santa Monica Mirror
BRILLIANTRIVETING… an evening of unforgettable theatre” — Beverly Cohn, Santa Monica Mirror and LA West Media

Will Call
INGENIOUS…What makes this play a “must see” event is how brilliantly it is staged and performed.” — Ingrid Wilmot, Will Call

The Asahi Shimbun (Japan)
AMAZING… will make the audience laugh and cry” — Ari  Hirayama, Los Angeles Bureau Chief, The Asahi Shimbun (translated from the Japanese)

LA Splash
STUNNING… inventive in a way which few other plays emulate… a must-see play on many levels… And, besides, it’s really entertaining.” — Elaine L. Mura, LA Splash