“I think every person is politically inclined to some degree—we are all citizens of some country, we pay taxes and are perpetually surrounded by media, even if we aren’t all reading it. That’s as much as you need to come play with us. Proud makes some references to contemporary political scenarios, yes—but the themes and questions are as old as democracy (which goes back approximately to the 6th century.) Some of jokes are even older.”
Read the full interview with Maev Beaty & Lauren Gillett at Theatromania.