A woman pursued by Francis Henshall says,
“I know exactly what he’s after. And if he carries on like this, he’s
going to get it.” In Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of One Man, Two Guvnors,
Matthew Lewis Johnson plays Henshall in precisely that manner, behaving
manically and getting exactly what this play aims for — unbridled,
Although Tim Perrino and Rodger Pille are
schemers, failure is not on their radar. But creating a hit is
definitely what they have in mind as they prepare to launch the Warsaw
Federal Incline Theater — in fact, it seems they’ve had a lucky charm in
their hip pockets for the past three years.
Set in the near future, the play centers on a bloody conflict between “patriots” who hold conservative political ideals and “rebels” who hold liberal ideologies that hinge upon an expanded welfare system.