“Like Marsh’s doggerel verse, Lippa’s Wild Party is highly structured and always on the verge of spinning out of control. And the same compliment should be extended to Ray of Light’s vibrant, propulsive production.” -KQED Arts

“Director Jenn BeVard does everything she can to keep this party going. Her 14-member cast has the vivacity thing down. They attack this material like it was shrimp on the hors d’oeuvres table, enlivening the choreography by Alex Rodriguez and giving the score their all, which is considerable. Music Director David Aaron Brown fronts a wonderful sextet that’s big on the brass and makes you want to keep the party going even after it reaches its (predictably) tragic end.” -Chad Jones, Theater Dogs

“In case there were any remaining doubts that the most consistently exciting, exuberant, and excelling musical theatre being staged in San Francisco was not coming from Ray of Light Theatre, then the company’s current production of Andrew Lippa’s The Wild Party will surely lay the case to rest. Staged with the erotic energy of Cabaret, the steamy sizzle of Chicago, and the dark decadence of Three Penny Opera, ROL’s Wild Party bursts onto the stage with voices that soar, dances that ignite, and a parade of society’s misfits that equally repulse and attract.” -Theatre Eddys

“As a company that aims to do serious justice to the musicals it produces, Ray of Light Theatre continues to impress and grow its audience with high performance standards, keen attention to musical detail, and rock-solid stage direction.” -My Cultural Landscape

The Wild Party was a rush from the start. Brilliant choreography and dancing, superb ensemble singing and some standout soloists. A great evening of theater…GO SEE THIS SHOW!” -Goldstar patron