|Photo by Mathieu Lindquist|
|Gregory Yang, Taylor Van Denburgh, Brian O'Neal, Emily A. Grodzik, Tara Lucchino, Andrew Sass, Nicholas Nelson, Audrey Park, Karissa Lade, Adam King, Brian Hesser|
You may have seen on the news lately that the United States isn't doing so well in terms of wealth inequality. According to some sources, we have the biggest inequality of the entire developed world
, and The Economist
says it hasn't been this bad since the 1920s. Worst yet, that inequality has all kinds of repercussions on health, education, jobs, and even life expectancy of those on the lower end of the spectrum.
It's fitting then that Nimbus Theater is presenting Maxim Gorky's The Lower Depths
, first produced in 1902 by the Moscow Arts Theatre, about a group of society's castoffs living in a squalid boarding house. More »