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socially awkward adam meets sophisticated art student evelyn. new clothes, new hair and a whole new routine. hes only gotten more interesting, more desirable. its a life change. really...
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"Clever plotting, a fine cast and LaBute's cutting, corrosive wit are all assets in the Pasadena Playhouse Balcony Theater's L.A. premiere..."
"Discussions about what constitutes art are neatly interwoven into the overall tapestry, and Melissa Teoh's flexible, panel-moving scenic design keeps the sequences from feeling episodic. One by one, every detail -- including Christie Wright's resourceful lighting -- is firmly in place."
Los Angeles Times
"LaBute premiere hits home"
"In its Los Angeles County premiere,
this icily effective Furious Theatre mounting hides
sober motives behind a hip, cynical facade."
"The sharp players sculpt the abrasive idiom
with clinical precision."
"Director Dámaso Rodriguez and the Furious Theatre Company have mounted an impressive L.A. premiere of this fable about art and free will..."
LA Daily News
blisteringly good entertainment.
"Love 'em or hate 'em, LaBute's plays have a fascination and there's nothing subjective about that.
Back Stage West
"The cast of four nails LaBute's icy dialogue..."
"this execution gets the most out of the material."
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"Best of Pasadena"