Theatre Of War

“While pop music critics wonder at the dearth of anti-war anthems (the Beastie Boys’ ‘World Gone Mad’ may be the first major exception) and films and non-news TV churn out their usual comfort-food diet, theatres nationwide are doing what theatre does best: awakening us to our present condition, with live bodies on the line, in real time and shared space, and challenging us to dialogue, reflection, even action.”