Reviews from Critics

“Shotgun’s The Triumph of Love is a rom-com that dares to be dark…dazzling wit…” - San Francisco Chronicle

“​​…a witty romp…enjoyable and engaging.” - Berkeleyside

“...a superb production…reinforced by a sensational ensemble cast…Dooley's direction is impeccable.” - Broadway World

“...there's a whole lot of fun to be had…undeniably charming…a wondrous romp…” - Talkin’ Broadway

“...a must-see production that sparkles, sizzles, and satisfies from beginning to its own triumphant end.” - Theatre Eddy’s

"Shotgun Players' production is itself a live theater triumph of love." - KPFA

“...seductive, delightful, humorous…the audience is enchanted and beguiled by the action and verbal skill of the players.” 
- Bay Area Stringer

“Thanks to Rodgers’ beautifully designed stage setting, Ashley Renee’s lovely period costumes and a talented cast, the complex show fittingly heralds the company’s 2023 season of love.” - East Bay Times

“...a comedy as cruel as it is clever…It’s a pleasure to see this oft-overlooked classic” - Mercury News

“It’s quiet, romantic, and immediately makes us fall in love…captivating to watch” - 48 Hills

Reviews from Theatergoers

“Great stage and set, crisp dialogue expertly delivered, tasty cocktails.”
- Dan
“The show was entertaining from start to finish.”
- S.A.

“Quick paced, serious but fun.” - John

“...absolutely fabulous - absolutely hilarious. Could not have been any better.” - Mary

“The cast is very good…the plot was intriguing and I loved the ending!” - Anonymous

“The actors were all amazing! They made the entire night exciting and entertaining.” - Susanne

“Great cast, great writing, and great directing.” - Thomas

“The whole atmosphere of the theater was so friendly and fun, with the seating on the stage, raffle, etc. The play was great! The acting was dynamic, polished and believable all around; the script was luscious and smart and funny and beautifully delivered.” - Anonymous

“Such a terrific play and what a wonderful production. Extremely well paced and staged.” - Jon

“It was excellent and the cast was superb.” - Hail

“The acting was superb and the story was quite fun.” - D.S.