“...the highest tribute we can offer to the revolutionaries of the past is to dream, as they did, beyond the given circumstances of the current moment, and to fight for a future that’s better than the past bequeathed to us. That’s what we can see in Joe Papp in Five Acts if we look for it.”
Wall Street Journal
“...a well-timed tribute to one of the more influential figures of the American stage…”
Los Angeles Times
“...an enlightening 2012 documentary…”
David Hare - Playwright/Screenwriter
"I never hear a genuinely progressive artistic director speak about their ambitions without hearing an echo of Joe – whether they know it or not. Everything today’s theatre wants – racial diversity, gender equality, equal opportunity – are the values that Joe fought for, and to an astonishing extent, achieved fifty years ago."