‘Enemy of the People’ strikes to heart of modern life

Director Julianne Boyd has brought Arthur Miller’s version of “An Enemy of the People” to the stage with an abrupt honesty that is absolutely riveting. And it is at a particularly fitting moment in Pittsfield history, given General Electric’s decades of contamination of the Housatonic River and Mayor Daniel Bianchi’s recent endorsement of a natural gas pipeline that conveys fracked natural gas from Pennsylvania where the drilling has polluted the aquifer and will provide no benefit to the Berkshires.