New Plays that Take on Themes of Economic Inequality

The Economist reviews a few new plays that focus on economic inequality, all currently showing or have shown in New York City theaters, on and off-Broadway:

Lucas Hnath’s “Red Speedo”

Sarah Burgess’s “Dry Powder”

Mona Mansour’s “The Way West”

Richard Nelson’s “Hungry”

Stephen Karam’s “The Humans”

For one academic’s perspective on contemporary culture as a theater of inequality, click here.

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