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THE HEIRS OF MOLIÈRE

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Start:
Apr 26, 2004
End:
Apr 26, 2004
Cost:
Free
Venue:
Metropolitan Playhouse
The Heirs of Moliere

The Heirs of Moliere

THE HEIRS OF MOLIÈRE:
Pierre Nivelle de la Chaussès 18th Century Comedy
The Fashionable Prejudice
A Staged Reading Downtown

An eighteenth century gentleman finds himself in love with his wife, a most unfashionable situation! Metropolitan Playhouse Artistic Producing Director, Alex Roe, will direct a staged reading of Pierre Nivelle de la Chaussès The Fashionable Prejudice. This reading is a premiere presentation of one of four plays contained in the latest Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Publication, The Heirs of Molière (translated and edited by Sidney E. Cohn Distinguished Professor of Theatre and Comparative Literature, Marvin Carlson). A small reception will follow.

Post-performance discussion moderated by: Professor Marvin Carlson

Monday, April 26
7:30 p.m., Metropolitan Playhouse, 220 E. 4th Street, (between Avenue A & B)
FREE

For Reservations call: 1-212-995-5302