The acclaimed play by Herman Wouk based on his Pulitzer Prize novel
“Enormously exciting. It is the modern stage at its best.” – New York Daily News
The Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about a court martial has been adapted by the author into a suspenseful evening of theatre. A young lieutenant relieves his captain of command during a typhoon because the captain, Queeg is a psychopath in crisis and commanded the ship and its crew to destruction. Naval tradition is against him, but testimony eventually reveals a devastating picture of Queeg’s mental disintegration.