*image credit, Pitt Repertory Theatre
"The performance from Laura Gray as the theatre seamstress cum actress Maria was gripping... she commands every moment she is given. Perhaps the most tensely erotic and personally riveting moment comes when Maria and Kynaston... engage in a series of clothes-on sexual positions, each punctuated with the pertinent question “Who am I now?” The interplay of personal sexual identity and interpersonal power through sexual expression come to such a peak at that moment that you cannot help but forget about the historical setting."
- Dylan Jesse, Coal Hill Review
"The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents a resplendent Stage Beauty, complete with lavish costumes, credible dialects and even decent fight choreography. The student cast exceeds all expectations; they perform with the instincts and precision of actors far beyond their years." (Click for Full Review, with Photo)
-Roger Isenberg, City Paper