'In the difficult role of Ion's mother, Shelley King twists herself into knots of almost unwatchable pain'
- Tom Morris, Time Out
'Shelley King gives a strong performance'
- John Gross, The Sunday Telegraph
'A fine Creusa in Shelley King'
- Paul Taylor, The Independent
'Shelley King as the impassioned Athenian queen played with sincere directness'
- Michael Billington