TW Leshner and Kate Morgan Chadwick in a scene from the play “Bed” at the Echo Theatre Company. (Darrett Sanders)


“It is clear that we have entered the raunchily off-kilter universe of playwright Sheila Callaghan.” –LA Weekly

“[Callaghan is] adept at capturing moments in the relationship tangle.” –LA Times

Bed provides its heroine with a happy outcome that’s refreshing to see depicted… Callaghan’s writing is acerbic, observant and insightful… Above all, this drama is an absolutely riveting study of a complex, feral character… Bedis a must-see world premier from an important local playwright…” –Arts Beat LA

“…utterly mesmerizing. At the opening performance, the audience sat rapt throughout and applauded long after the actors had left the stage.” –Paul Myrvold’s Theater Notes

“Award-winning Playwright Sheila Callaghan demonstrates a keen eye–and ear–to relationships of today. She dissects the dating scene – such as it is–with fine accuracy and stark realism.” –Splash Magazines

“Playwright Sheila Callaghan’s Bed [is] captivating and involving.” –Broadway World LA

“While Callaghan’s style is theatrical, she dissects these characters and their desires with scrupulous candor, and her dialog crackles with authenticity.” –Show Mag

Bed is layered with a bewildering, raw, sexy, ugly charm that explains nothing and yet sums up relationships in the most dazzling of ways. Sheila Callaghan has written a deliciously complicated, unforgettable mess.” –Gia On The Move

“A hit. ” –On Stage LA

“Intoxicating freshness.” –The TVolution

“First-class theater.” –Stage Raw