Press Quotes for Serge Seiden
Bad Jews "The Funniest Play of the Year"
Peter Marks, The Washington Post
"As played with smashing acuity by Sofia Lucio and Alex Mandell, Daphna and Liam are so allergic to each other that you expect the set of this brutal, hilarious, quicksilver play - directed with a maestro's keen powers of perception by Serge Seiden - to end up roped off by crime scene tape."
Bad Jews Studio Theatre (The Washington Post)
...in director Serge Seiden's lively production you can feel the walls closing in on this energetic Jewish clan...there are flashes of lightning in Awake and Sing which Seiden and his designers render with meticulous, understated style." (The Washington Post)
"Motherfucker with the Hat is motherfucking brilliant, and the new Studio Theatre production is performed motherfucking brilliantly." (Washington City Paper)
"The details are, what - divine? Director Serge Seiden long of the Studio Theatre just a few blocks away brings that troupe's cool, near-surgical house style to this taut 80-minute production."
Freud's Last Session at Theater J (The Washington Post)
"It starts with scattered sparks, grows into a small brush fire, and before you know it, My Children! My Africa! is an all-out conflagration. Fanned by gusts of talent -- those of a trio of supple actors, a sensitive director and the superlative Athol Fugard…" (The Washington Post)
"...the songs are attacked by the top-notch cast of four singer-actors in Serge Seiden’s bristling, thoroughly assured production. " Jacques Brel... at MetroStage (The Washington Post)
"Directed with great sensitivity by Serge Seiden…"
The Apple Family Plays at Studio Theatre (The Washington Post)
"...the entire production team and the actors understand what is so special about Laura Ingalls Wilder books: that most of the time, simple is better, and family is always the best."
A Little House Christmas at Adventure Theatre (Maryland Theatre Guide)
"Serge Seiden’s joyful, mischievous, marvelous production at the Studio Theatre is an utter delight." Souvenir (Washington City Paper)
"This stark terrain feels electric in Seiden's superior production…"
In the Red and Brown Water (Washington Post)
"The play's snap is all in the form, which is exceptionally well-handled by director Serge Seiden…"
60 Miles to Silver Lake (Washington Post)