“As a reviewer, it’s always a satisfying—and a relief—to leave the theater after seeing a top-notch production, when the writing, production values and the performances are all superb. Such was the case as I left the Palm Springs Cultural Center after watching Desert Ensemble Theatre’s production of All This Intimacy.

Rajiv Joseph’s play opens with college professor Ty (Shawn Abramowitz, replacing an ailing Sean Timothy Brown) admitting to his best friend, Seth (Raul Ramiro Valenzuela), that not only did he have sex with three different women in the space of nine days; each one of them is now pregnant. The premise is serious—some tough, life-altering decisions must be made—but it is also fertile ground for great comedic moments…”

[Read the full review at cvindependent.com]