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Bertolt Brecht's allegorical depiction of the rise of fascism, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui is an unsettlingly timeless work. Directed by John Doyle, this comical yet disturbing play from one of the greatest political satirists of all time follows a Depression-era Chicago mobster, Arturo Ui, who, with the help of his henchmen, manipulates and murders his way to totalitarian rule of the cauliflower trade. Society, of course, fails to act upon his "resistible rise." Multi-Tony Award nominee and Law and Order: SVU alum Raúl Esparza stars as the Al Capone-like, Hitler-paralleling Arturo Ui in this production.

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