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“Becoming Dr. Ruth” – The Phoenix Theatre Company

Theater Review – June 6, 2021

MARVELOUS PERFORMANCE BRINGS DR. RUTH’S WITTY SEX THERAPY BACK TO LIFE

“BECOMING DR. RUTH”
The Phoenix Theatre Company, Mainstage Theatre
Phoenix, AZ

By Chris Curcio
Theater Critic

We all knew Dr. Ruth Westheimer and her witty jabs at common misconceptions about sex practices.  Bringing the sex therapist back to life is a challenge for any performer but The Phoenix Theatre Company found the perfect actor in Debra K. Stevens who crafts a remarkable portrait in “Becoming Dr. Ruth.”

After over a year without live theater where virtual and outdoor performances substituted for the real thing, “Becoming Dr. Ruth” marks the return of … Continue Reading