Review: World premiere of ‘All The Shah’s Men’ at Arabian Shakespeare Festival (**)

by Charles Kruger In 1951, the democratically elected Prime Minster of Iran, Mohammed Mossadegh nationalized Iran’s oil industry, freezing out Britain for the very understandable reason that the British had been exploiting Iran’s resources at the expense of Iranians. Although Mossadegh was no communist, the Americans typically played the Communist card and, with that excuse, […]