Much Ado About Nothing

“...This kind of applied imagination, coupled with unflinching bravery and commitment from the large cast of performers in the face of less than summery temperatures, typifies Amanda McRaven's production.”
–   theatreview.org.nz   –


Suitcase

“An astonishing conception.”
–   The Guardian   –

“Performed with passion and precision . . . Stunning to watch.”
–   Manawatu Standard   –


Woof, Daddy

“ . . . fiercely committed physical performances . . . ★★★
–   Time Out New York   –

“. . . a well-oiled ensemble...weird, quirky, delightfully off-kilter . . .”
–   NYtheatre.com   –

“Director Amanda McRaven stages and paces each moment impeccably, shying away from what she describes as "tired vestiges of realism." The ensemble uses dance, movement, and vocal sound layering . . .”  
–   SF Weekly   –


Orpheus DescendinG

“Brava to director Amanda McRaven for risking such difficult material: her smart ensemble and technical team (all picture-perfect) and her nimble handling of Williams’ world zeroes in on his vision . . . her lurid, intelligent snapshot of a small town . . .”
–   OC Weekly   –


Famine Plays

“Amanda McRaven directs with imagination and insight, capitalizing on multiple opportunities to heighten tension and humor.”
 –   LA Weekly   –