Nicolai Gogol’s “The Government Inspector” is a laugh-out-loud, satirical comedy that takes aim at greed, stupidity and political corruption. Although written in 1836, it remains remarkably relevant, taking repeated jabs at politicians who use government to line their own pockets.
Synopsis: Khlestakov, a lazy and conniving civil servant, is mistaken for an important government inspector. Consequently, the mayor and his cronies must to cover up their indiscretions to curry favor with this imposter.
Friday, November 17, 7- 9 p.m.
Saturday, November 18, 7- 9 p.m.
Sunday, November 19, 2-4 p.m.
Note: Park in parking garage II.