“Mercedes Herrero is ferociously smart.”
- The Washington Post
“Mercedes Herrero...acquires the specificity of fingerprints.”
- The New York Times
“She possesses Meryl Streep’s wacky comedic timing and Cyd Charisse’s dancer legs.”
- The New Haven Register
“Mercedes Herrero demonstrates star quality. A performer of profound dignity and impeccable comic timing, she brings a warm heart and foolish charm to the role of Queen Marie Terese. She is by turns uncouth, lively, opinionated, and lonely at the court of the Sun King. Her performance is electrifying"