Portland Center Stage
October 6, 2008
Experience I, Claudius from the other side. Nero, badly in need of positive PR spin, commissions award-winning playwright Scribonious to write a play about Nero's life for the premiere of his new art festival, Neronia. However, Nero continually misinterprets Scribonius' meanings, finding justifications for even more tyranny, murder, and overacting.