The Return to Morality, The Production Company at Lex Theatre

Caption: Christy Keller and Kevin Weisman.

The Return to Morality by Jamie Pachino.

Dany Margolies – ArtsinLA

Playwright Jamie Pachinotwists our knickers for us while we watch a college professor­–turned–bestselling author foist and get foisted. Said author’s new book, intended as satire in its propagandizing of militant far-right ideas, becomes the flashpoint that incites the people it satirizes to commit destruction and murder. Too ludicrous for theater? Have you seen the news headlines lately? And, of course, a play about a satire begs for outrageous caricatures of ourselves: the media, politicos, and academics. Read more…