by Lydia Diamond
Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT

Scenic: Patrick Lynch | Costumes: Mary Readinger | Lighting:Stephen Strawbridge | Sound:Greg McGuire


“Desdemona Chiang stages this production smartly, crisply and clearly. She clarifies the play’s text, certainly, but, more wonderfully, pulls its subtext into focus. The play is deliciously complex and Chiang clears any potential fog that could cloud the issues. Chiang also guides her four actors through a splendidly tight performance. The pacing is sharp and the action seemingly spontaneous.”
E. Kyle Minor, New Haven Register

“Desdemona Chiang’s direction was flawless and fast paced, keeping the audience on its toes through clever dialogue that makes point after point about racism… ”
Sherry Shameer Cohen, Broadway World