America: A Problem Play

Closed
1hr. 30min.
Opened Jun 12, 2009
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Presented as part of Planet Connections Theatre FestivityBenefiting The Woodhull Institute for Ethical Leadership. In modern Vienna, Duke Vincentio abandons his post, leaving crooked deputy, Angelo,as law enforcer. When Claudio is sentenced to death, his sister Isabella pleads his case - displaying how absolute power corrupts as hypocrisy clashes with justice. Incorporating The End of America and Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, America: A Problem Play takes on a timely political urgency.

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