Nikki Massoud, Charlayne Woodard and Alan Smyth in South Coast Rep
Written by Alina Mae Wilson
Political intrigue has the potential to be difficult and fascinating. What really happens behind closed doors is a mystery that tempts the interest of many. This temptation might prompt one to attend Theresa Rebeck’s Zealot. Sadly, Zealot brings nothing new to the political drama genre and it seems to regurgitate important facts but fails to provide a true emotional connection to the audience.