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THE NEW YORK TIMES Monday, 9, 2018

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK Onstage, the New Gay Agenda Involves Cake and Not Getting FiredBy JESSE GREEN In 2012, Jack Phillips, a Colorado baker, citing a religious objection to same-sex marriage, declined to make a wedding cake for David Mullins and Charlie … READ MORE

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http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-cake-play-review-20170705-story.html

A conservative baker (Debra Jo Rupp) squares off with a family friend’s liberal fiancée (Carolyn Ratteray) over marriage equality in “The Cake.” (Darrett Sanders) Philip Brandes What does it say about us when that quintessential symbol of union and hope … READ MORE

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https://paulmyrvoldstheatrenotes.wordpress.com/2017/07/03/the-cake-at-atwater-village-theatre/

The Cake, Bekah Brunstetter’s superb new play, is a ninety-minute wonder spiked with moments of high hilarity as well as scenes of ripe emotion that sear the heart. In present-day Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Della (Debra Jo Rupp in a performance … READ MORE

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http://lapostexaminer.com/true-love-not-piece-cake/2017/07/03

True love is not a piece of cake

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Los Angeles Theater Review: UNBOUND (IAMA Theater Company at the Hudson Theatre) UNBOUNDby PAUL BIRCHALL on NOVEMBER 2, 2016 in THEATER-LOS ANGELES

Los Angeles Theater Review: UNBOUND (IAMA Theater Company at the Hudson Theatre) by PAUL BIRCHALL on NOVEMBER 2, 2016 in THEATER-LOS ANGELES Post image for Los Angeles Theater Review: UNBOUND (IAMA Theater Company at the Hudson Theatre) UNBOUND FOR GLORY … READ MORE

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http://stageraw.com/2016/02/09/bed/

Bed Reviewed by Deborah Klugman Echo Theatre Company at Atwater Village Theatre Extended through March 26 RECOMMENDED Kate Morgan Chadwick makes an arresting entrance as she slithers alluringly across the floor at Atwater Village Theatre, climbing onto the large white … READ MORE

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http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-bed-play-review-20160210-column.html

The bed that dominates the set for Sheila Callaghan’s new play, “Bed,” is raised on a jerry-built platform and surrounded by a sea of junk — bags of cheap candy, cigarette butts, junk-food wrappers and other vestiges of late-night wildness … READ MORE

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http://www.stagehappenings.com/Dale_Reynolds/reviews/_2015/row.php

Playwright Jessica Dickey has an eye and an ear for history, and her 2014 play about three Civil War re-enactors, two men and a woman, beautifully lays it out for us how odd this breed of human can be. Tall … READ MORE

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On Stage Los Angeles. Row After Row Review

Monday, April 27, 2015 ROW AFTER ROW by Jessica Dickey at The Echo The Echo Theatre plunges back into the fray with two short plays. Jessica Dickey’s ROW AFTER ROW embraces the spare approach with simple wooden walls for backdrops … READ MORE

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LA Theatre Review

by Joel Elkins Of director Jennifer Chambers’ previous production, The Muscles in Our Toes, I commented: “I don’t know whether any part is meant to be taken seriously. . . . All I know is it was funny. And that’s … READ MORE

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