The War on Droogs: Scena Theatre’s A Clockwork Orange, reviewed

Malcolm MacDowell in Stanley Kubrick’s 1971 film version, which remains upsetting and inescapable.

​Scena Theatre’s production of A Clockwork Orange, using Anthony Burgess’ adaptation of his own 1962 novella, did not make me want to throw up. Reviewed in today’s Washington City Paper.

Thanks to my editor, Jon Fischer, for what he called the “inevitable” hed. I have to admit, it’s better than The Milk-Plus of Human Cruelty.

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