In the Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Sweat,” viewers follow the lives of the residents of a factory town as the primary factory and employer in the town is on the verge of closing. Based on interviews with the real residents of the town of Reading, Pennsylvania, “Sweat” is now running at the Huntington Theatre Company until March 1.

On Friday, Director Kimberly Senior and actor Shane Kenyon joined Boston Public Radio for their weekly news quiz.