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The Hayworth Mainstage Theater
2511 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90057
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4.1 / 5 Rated by 16 members
Review from Ralph

This is the best show I have seen in a really long time! The unexpected twists on the biblical story kept me guessing from the beginning to the very end. Sin and Death are characters, too -- got you wondering? The ideas expressed about...continued

reviewed Jun 05 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from PK

All of the actors were amazing, especially the ones playing Satan and Eve. The story is very unconventional, which made it quite interesting, and up until the very end you have no idea how it will end. An elderly couple in the audience became...continued

reviewed Jun 06 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from KevinL

Eve’s Rapture totally rocks! My girlfriend and I sat in the first row - which should probably be titled the “wet zone!” From steamy sex scenes, to smokin’ hot women, to fully embodied Tomb Raider type action, we both thoroughly enjoyed this show! ...continued

reviewed Jun 07 2009 report as inappropriate
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Having been lulled into a false confidence that I knew exactly where this show was heading, I was delightedly surprised by the unexpected plot developments following the seduction of Eve. And what an Eve! Played by Kendra Smith, this is certainly not the Eve from the Bible. This Eve kicks ass! —

Part parable, part comic strip fable, part action drama, the play speaks powerfully to the unseen forces and symbols which dominate our lives. —LA Weekly

The writing is nothing short of top notch & the acting is a tour de force! God’s creations run amok! Robert Cohen directs what could have been a convoluted story into a masterpiece of ironies._ —Boy About Town

This is definitely not one you’ll take your Sunday school class to, but with the provocative way in which Reynolds re-engineers the cosmos, you’ll most assuredly leave with a few new ideas in your head. —The Tolucan Times

Chris Marshall is a pretty hot Satan, so who can really blame her? —Backstage


Eve’s Rapture is the sixth play by Bryan Reynolds that the Transversal Theater Company has produced and the third that Robert Cohen has directed. Transversal Theater has toured all of its productions in Europe.

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