Inmates Running the Asylum: “Marat/Sade: The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade,” Long Beach Playhouse Studio Theatre
If you can picture inmates not just temporarily running an asylum but enacting a politically inflammatory play within its
Recently a group of disarmament scholars and policy experts met in New York to honor Peter Weiss, President Emeritus of the Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy, for his lifelong commitment to a subject of permanent gravity that often remains in a political, legal and generational stalemate.
Only in Chicago would a theater company actively seek out to produce a play that has more people onstage than in the audience. Yet that's exactly the case in The Right Brain Project's Marat/Sade.