Yasmina Reza; trans: Christopher Hampton; dir: Kappy Kilburn.
Grown-ups behaving badly. That’s what happens when a schoolyard scuffle leads four civilized adults to congregate in an affluent Brooklyn home. But civilization quickly crumbles as verbal sticks and stones begin to fly. God of Carnage is a savage comedy that took New York by storm last season. Its Los Angeles premiere promises equally delicious devastation.