The Washington Post bracht een bezoek aan het "unspoiled Dutch island":
Dead End: "What followed was a haunting, percussion-fueled duel between the panting immigrant and the guard, who banged on drums lining the stage. (..). In the end, he fled into the dunes, not even returning for a rousing standing ovation."
Lutine: "From our perch only a couple miles from where the disaster took place 216 years earlier, we could hear the pounding waves and survey the vast sea while the actors shared tragic and comic stories of cockamamie schemes devised to unbury the bounty of Terschelling.