March 28, 1999 |
Jason Sherman answers the phone with a self-conscious smirk in his voice. Talking to a reporter on this Saturday afternoon from his home in Toronto, he's silly right from the start. Is this the cerebral, sharp-witted, emotionally charged playwright of "Three in the Back, Two in the Head," the political thriller based on the true story of a mad-scientist-turned-weapons-dealer? Or the writer of "Patience," a modern take on the Job parable?