About the year 1300 A.D., the Italian poet Dante Alighieri went through one heck of a midlife crisis. Unrequited love, venomous political rivals, suicidal despair - Dante grappled with, and chronicled, it all in The Inferno.
It was a vision of hell so graphic and detailed that, seven centuries later, it continues to grip artists' imaginations.
If you go
A Comic Strip will be performed at 8 tonight and 7 p.m. tomorrow at Theatre Project, 45 W. Preston St. Tickets cost $16 general admission; $11 for seniors and students. Call 410-752-8558 or visit theatreproject.org.