It Can’t Happen Here

In 1935 Sinclair Lewis wrote It Can’t Happen Here and created a play inspired by his novel. The play is about a demagogue who gets elected as the president of the United States by promising to return the country to greatness. Lewis took inspiration from the fascism Europe was facing in the 1930s to write his novel. It has been 85 years since Lewis created this play and Berkeley Repertory Theatre is producing It [...]