"The Liar: Dámaso Rodríguez's production at Artists Rep is colorful, enchanting, renewing ..." wrote Carol Wells for The Oregonian. Read the full review here.
"...crackling comedy" of The Liar is "a kick in the collective pants," wrote Bob Hicks for Arts Watch. He adds, "...a witty play, in a stylishly good-natured production that’s playful and intimate and a great deal of fun." Read the full review here.
" ... Dámaso Rodriguez brings the real feast ... San Nicolas’ and Murray’s warp-speed elocution and fraternal chemistry. Artists Rep’s The Liar lets us sit back and relish the witty wordplay with a smooth finish of fine acting." - Amy Wolfe, Willamette Week
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"The Liar is a seriously funny rollercoaster of circumstance that held laughs (not just cheap ones, either: SMART, sophisticated, European laughs! Also fart jokes) and attention for each poetic couplet, which flowed like bearable slam poetry," writes Rebecca Waits for The Portland Mercury. Read the full review here.
Some reactions from our audiences:
"I laughed so hard that I was sore the next day…Mr. Ives has come up with a play in which the laughs flow freely and joyously." —Wall Street Journal
"If there's anything half as entertaining as THE LIAR onstage hereabouts, I'd be obliged if someone would let me know about it." —Washington City Paper
"Astonishingly fresh, funny, and totally appealing to modern audiences." —Washington Examiner