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Metamorphoses – Reviews

Stage Raw 
STAGE RAW TOP 10RECOMMENDED… The ensemble is deft, precise, acrobatic, and each member could well be cited for exceptional work… countless wonderful ways that the water supports the story, and adds to the magic of the theater.” — V. Cate, Stage Raw

Stage and Cinema
A BREATHTAKING REVIVAL… sparkling theatrical inventiveness and magical elements… a crackerjack design squad… incredible acting… HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.” — Tony Frankel, Stage and Cinema

Stage Scene LA 
WOW!BREATHTAKINGLY GORGEOUS… mere words can’t do it justice… bring[s] to life more than two dozen gods, goddesses, and mortals in all, eliciting laughter and tears and oohs and ahs as all nine of them get splashed on and/or soaking wet.” — Steven Stanley, Stage Scene LA

Ticket Holders LA 
ENCHANTINGSPECTACULAR… humor and breathtaking visuals… Every design aspect is pure magic… [the] ensemble is simply flawless.” — Travis Holder, Ticket Holders LA

LA Theatrix 
ENTRANCING storytelling by a compelling cast around a moonlit pool create a transformative experience.” — Anita W. Harris, L.A. Theatrix

Broadway World 
DELICIOUS… nothing short of spectacular… a perfectly simmered, aromatic stew of human passion, sex, humor, greed, whimsey, and heartbreak…. absolutely satisfying to the core.” — Tracey Paleo, Broadway World

Larchmont Buzz 
AMBITIOUS AND AUDACIOUS… a poetic beauty in locating Ovid’s myths in and around water… the actors excel… masterful direction… stunning scenic, costume and lighting design… A Noise Within wins big with Metamporphoses.” — Laura Foti Cohen, Larchmont Buzz.” — Laura Foti Cohen, Larchmont Buzz

Pasadena Now
BOLDA SPARKLING CAST… a shallow pool center stage serves as a street, a battlefield, the open sea, a boudoir and therapist’s office as the various tales are spun across the evening.” — Eddie Rivera, Pasadena

On Stage Los Angeles
KUDOS TO ALL… Ovid’s short scenarios presented by a talented cast of nine adept actors playing dozens of characters for Zimmerman’s play, simply: works… lavish costumes are beautiful.” — Michael Sheehan, On Stage Los Angeles

The Hollywood Times 
LUMINOUS” — Jim Gilles, The Hollywood Times

LAVISHEPIC… Director Julia Rodriguez Elliott re-creates fantastic worlds… powerful performances, touching the audience’s fibers with drama, tragedy, and humor.” — Joe Mosqueda, Glamgical

Colorado Boulevard
MESMERIZES… a stunning and captivating production… DON’T MISS IT!” — Carol Edger-Germain, Colorado Boulevard

LA Theatre Bites
UNIQUE… beautifully constructed images… plenty of comedy… the cast did a phenomenal job across the board, incredible. What a fun way to be reintroduced to these stories… RECOMMENDED.” — Patrick Chavis, L.A. Theatre Bites

People’s World
EVERYONE IN THE POOL!… In one seamless, intermissionless production we find ample moments of comedy, eternal love, ravishing poetry, odes to the power of nature, and overall a whimsical view of life that’s often arbitrary, but ever challenging, ever changing… The magic of theater brings us these truths that can be enlightening, frightening, comforting, and sobering, all at once.” — Eric Gordon, People’s World

The Fume of Sighs 
FUNNYTOUCHING… a gorgeous show [and] certainly A MUST-SEE.” — Dena Burroughs, The Fume of Sighs

SHEER DELIGHT…  a fulfilling theatrical experience not to be missed!” — Leigh Kennicott, Showmag

VISUALLY DAZZLING… Water is everywhere – onstage and on the audience – as a gifted cast seamlessly weaves eight stories and a coda from Ovid to impressive stagecraft… a heady mix of comedy, drama, pathos, and bathos.” — Ravi Narasimhan, BackScatter

Angeles Stage
A MATINEE AT THE POOL—NO SUN BLOCK REQUIRED… evokes thoughts about how essential and transformative, fun and funny, water can be.” — Don Shirley, Angeles Stage

All About the Stage 
BEAUTIFUL AND INTENSE… Great story and great talent.” — Mary Montoro, All About the Stage

Haines His Way 
FRESH… the talented ensemble of nine performers get wet, wetter and wettest… fantastic fight choreography… FOUR STARS.” — Rob Stevens, Haines His Way