The Loyola season kicks off with Richard Strand’s comedy The Bug directed by Benjamin Clement. The play combines Kafka’s eerie vision with a soulless world run by computers and the result is Strand’s comic nightmare of a play.
Dennis Post, an insecure, somewhat hysterical employee in the assembly department of Jericho corporation (maker of automation equipment), fearful that he might be relocated to St. Louis, is attempting to appeal to the mysterious Mark Kropp, the president of Jericho. But first, he must deal with three administrators of ascending rank whose dehumanized demeanor makes his task a formidable one. When Dennis ...Read More