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Twelve O’Clock Tales – Reviews

Stage Raw 
STAGE RAW TOP TENRECOMMENDED… finds the humanity in a woman described as ‘The World’s Most Beautiful Animal’… Assaf is a sharply focused storyteller and unflappably glamorous.” — Taylor Kass, Stage Raw

Splash Magazines
ENTERTAING AND INTRIGUING… will delight both film and theater fans.” — Elaine Mura, Splash Magazines

Larchmont Buzz
[A] KNOCKOUT SHOW… Assaf carries herself with Old Hollywood bearing, beautifully portraying Gardner’s straightforward pragmatism, self-deprecating humor and charismatic presence in one captivating performance.” — Laura Foti Cohen, Larchmont Buzz

The Hollywood Times 
A TOUR DE FORCE… Up to the challenge with aplomb and style, Alessandra Asaf brings an aging Ava Gardner back to life. Expertly directed by Michael A. Shepperd.” — John Lavitt, The Hollywood Times

Stage Scene LA
WOW!SPELLBINDING… Assaf has audiences believing that Ava Gardner has somehow miraculously risen from the grave.” — Steven Stanley, Stage Scene LA

ENTERTAINING AND WITTY… memories and spicy details of the iconic life of one of the greatest stars of the golden age of Hollywood,” — Joe Mosqueda, Glamgical

2 Urban Girls
“[AN] AMAZING THEATRE PRODUCTION… Assaf plays Ava Gardner magnificently.” — Melissa Hebert, 2 Urban Girls

Culver City News 
FLASH AND FLAIR… [Alessandra] Assaf pulls you into the real person behind the celebrity persona, brilliantly directed by [Michael A.] Shepperd… Kudos to Assaf for every entertaining moment of her brilliant portrayal.” — Shari Barrett, Culver City News

NoHo Arts District 
TAKES ONE’S BREATH AWAY… presence, stature and an enormous amount of sass. Alessandra Assaf has it all.” — Samantha Simmonds-Ronceros,