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Desert – Reviews

Los Angeles Times
COMPLEX AND NUANCED… clear-eyed, even prescient… director Mary Jo DuPrey builds a mounting tension in her cast… a strong current of optimism” — Margaret Gray, Los Angeles Times

Daily News
FOUR STARSEXQUISITELY RENDERED… [director Mary Jo Duprey] heads straight for the souls of these characters, each of whom is utterly human, Her cast is stupendous” — Dany Margolies, Daily News

Theatre Notes
UTTERLY GRIPPING, UTTERLY FASCINATING… A family drama rife with emotional tension, relieved by moments of searing, hilarious black comedy… superb crackling dialogue, sometimes wickedly funny, at other times sharp and cutting…a playwriting tour de force… infused with life by excellent actors.”  Paul Myrvold, Theatre Notes

Messenger Mountain News
SMART, FUNNY, EXPLOSIVE AND HIGHLY ENTERTAINING… will strike a chord with everyone who has ever dared discuss politics with blood relatives… always thought-provoking.” — Claire Fordham, Messenger Mountain News

LA Splash
INDELIBLECOMPASSIONATE… truly a study in shades of gray.” — Elaine Mura, LA Splash

The Fume of Sighs
A GOOD STORY, WITH A GREAT TWIST... grabs your attention and pulls you in.” — Dena Burroughs, The Fume of Sighs

Stage Scene LA
WOW!SUPERB… astute direction… five brilliantly talented actors… one of the absolute best.” — Steven Stanley, Stage Scene LA

Palisades News
“A masterful piece of ensemble work… clever and funny dialogue” — Libby Motika, Palisades News