When this year's unemployment rate climbed over 9%, pundits noted that it was the highest in America since 1983. It may not be a coincidence that it was also 1983 that saw the premiere of a David Mamet play exposing the cut-throat, take-no-prisoners world of a less than honorable band of salesmen.
Kansas City, MO – "Glengarry Glen Ross" went on to win a Pulitzer Prize and, this summer, returns to Kansas City for a production that cannot be anything but timely.
photos by Zach M. Andrews, courtesy of KCAT.
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