Alas, her intentions in this play remain as obscure as the show is dull.
Jason Rohrer – Stage and Cinema
The script itself has moments of wisdom, but while its metaphors are evocative, they don’t add up to much. Under Casey Stangl’s direction, battered wife Reeves mistakes acting innocent for playing plumb stupid. Is her point that millennia after cool, confident Eve, women are regressing? I hope not.
Amy Nicholson – LA Weekly
Kreizer’s writing is at times, but not always, just a little bit too trite and self-satisfied, and certainly goes a bit overboard with romantic notions. Casey Stangl easily overcomes this through invigorating direction, wide use of the performance space, and by fostering a highly voyeuristic atmosphere to summon the audience.
Mialka Bonadonna Morano – LAist
With their production of SLITHER by Carson Kreitzer at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Chalk’s ‘unique location’ approach falls flat, leaving the audience wondering exactly why they have to crane their neck around to ping pong from one mini set to the next.
Howard Cohen – Thomas Hampton Reviews
Chalk Repertory Theatre Presents
Hollywood Forever Cemetery Mason Lodge
6000 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles
Through March 4, 2012
Tickets: (877) 435-9849; $25
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