Mr. Burns

The commerce secretary's tone-deaf comments about federal workers who are struggling due to the shutdown get a "Simpsons" makeover.
Vader, Dr. Lecter, Jigsaw — the whole gang's here!
Longtime fans of the show will finally understand why Mr. Burns is so evil.
ACT Seattle's latest production Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play takes the audience into a possible future and demonstrates what humans might create after an apocalypse.
"In Springfield now, most people know he’s gay."
They have more in common than you might think.
Last fall, as Mike Daisey was performing his new tetralogy entitled The Great Tragedies, he recounted some of his experiences as a student in London. One of his acting teachers was a fierce martinet with a habit of interrupting her students by yelling "YOU'RE BORING ME! "
Being reasonably familiar with the TV series will certainly let a viewer pick up nuances that went over my head, and I'm sure over many others, but you don't have to be a Simpsons addict to appreciate the delights of Mr. Burns. It sizzles.
This week on "The Simpsons," Lisa Simpson (friend of planet Earth!) recruits Assemblywoman Maxine Lombard (voiced by activist