About the Production... “Thomas and Fahlgren strike no false notes in Newman’s sterling production…” - The Los Angeles Times
"Brilliant writing, directing and acting make Any Night the success it is." - TotalTheatre.com
"Playwrights Daniel Arnold and Medina Hahn launch a psychological thriller that is gripping to the very end." - Paul Myrvolds Theatre Notes
"Director Elizabeth V. Newman certainly leads a gifted, disciplined team to create this fundamentally disturbing, nerve-scraping tale of love and loss, horror and despair, hope and desperation in such a visceral, intimate way." - The World Through Night-Tinted Glasses (zahirblue.blogspot.com)
About the Performances...
"riveting performances by Zac Thomas and Marie Fahlgren…” - The Los Angeles Times
"Thomas and Fahlgren work beautifully together, capturing the many sides of their strange, tortured characters with an assurance that is quite remarkable." - TotalTheatre.com
"Fahlgren and Thomas perform with skill and verve..." - StageRaw.com
"...excellent, passionate performances of the husband and wife team of Zac Thomas and Marie Fahlgren." - Paul Myrvolds Theatre Notes
[Fahlgren & Thomas] work together beautifully in this difficult and emotionally intense one act performance." - BabyBoomster.com
About the Direction... “Elizabeth V. Newman’s authoritative staging incorporates the bizarre and the quotidian into a seamless dreamscape..."- The Los Angeles Times
"There is something dangerous and tense about Any Night from the moment the play commences; it is to Newman's credit that she is able to maintain the tension right up until the final, shattering moments." - Total Theatre.com
"Under the keen direction of Elizabeth Newman, Any Night is utterly absorbing to the very end..." - Paul Myrvolds Theatre Notes
"Suffice it to say that the dark, subconscious vision of Any Night never falters or weakens. It is scary as hell from beginning to end." - Total Theatre.com
"Elizabeth V. Newman's stage direction makes this stage work as fiery, leading up to its climatic conclusions." - Accessibility Live Off Line
"The director, Elizabeth V. Newman, accurately describes the play as a 'fever dream or a nightmare," one that unfolds on a soundscape filled with "stifled screams pierced with echoes of songs half-remembered." -TotalTheatre.com
About the Choreography...
“Choreographer Erica Gionfriddo contributes masterly dance sequences, enacted with lissome skill by the agile actors..." - The Los Angeles Times
"The choreography by Erica Gionfriddo is fluid and athletic, with writhing lifts and twining movements that convey subconscious states and dangerous passions. This is daring physical theatre." - Paul Myrvolds Theatre Notes
About the Production Elements...
"Eliot Gray Fisher’s virtuosic sound design keeps the mood appropriately fraught.” - The Los Angeles Times
"Strong production work adds to the sinister goings-on, with a disordered, tangled set suggesting the fragmented world of sleep. Lighting and sound enhance the feelings of otherworldliness and foreboding, with costumes playing into the feelings of duplicity." -The Tolucan Times