Theater review: The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial

Theater review:  The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial

It is true what they say, the sailor may leave the Navy but the Navy will never leave the sailor.  When the presiding officer of this fictional court martial entered from Stage Left and the actor playing the uniformed court orderly sounded off “Atten-HUT” I had to stop myself from popping tall. The Tulsa Performing Arts Center’s Liddy Doenges Theater was the venue for the American Theatre Company’s production of Herman Wouk’s The Caine Mutiny Court Martial.  Saturday evening was the last performance of the run of this particular production and it was the first time I had seen this play since my fellow Ensigns and I were shown the movie version of it in the military justice class we had in Officer Indoctrination School nearly thirty...

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