A bear rug, a moonwalk, and a set of country squires: “The Government Inspector” presents comedic take on corruption

Nikolai Gogol’s satirical play “The Government Inspector” is being showcased at Pomona College’s Seaver Theatre from Nov. 15-18. Directed by Giovanni Ortega, Pomona assistant professor of theater and dance, the play focuses on the corrupt government of a small Russian town. The characters quickly become rattled by news of an

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Q&A: “The Government Inspector” cast and crew reflect on their upcoming performance

In a conversation with TSL, the cast of Pomona College’s production “The Government Inspector” discussed the hidden truths that the play unveils. The recluse Russian town where the story takes place represents many challenges students face today, including misogyny, code-switching, and finding one’s voice. Hear what director Giovanni Ortega and

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