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Arts & Entertainment - November 16, 2018

A sharp comedy for dark times

'Girls Kill Nazis' debuts at the Pear

by John Orr

There is a small irony in the title of James Kopp's hilarious, satiric new play, "Girls Kill Nazis." It's not "Women Kill Nazis," even though it is women, not girls, who are slaughtering members of the American Nazi Party, which is in control of the United States in the not-too-distant future. It's the Nazi men, in Kopp's black comedy, who call all women "girls."

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Freelance writer John Orr can be emailed at johnorr@regardingarts.com.