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The Bungler
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1653); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Richard Easton, 1933-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Darren Richardson, John Sloan, Norman Snow, 1950- and Kate Steele (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 3 mins, 124 page(s)
In 17th Century Sicily, a clever valet named Mascarille tries to help his boss Lélie win the girl of his dreams -- only to find that Lélie is a monumental dunce who ruins every one of his intricate schemes. Undaunted, Mascarille invents progressively wilder plots, only to see his best-laid plans go very awry in...
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1653); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Richard Easton, 1933-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Darren Richardson, John Sloan, Norman Snow, 1950- and Kate Steele (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 2 hours 3 mins, 124 page(s)
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The Importance of Being Earnest
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written by Oscar Wilde, 1854-1900 (1895); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Charles Busch, 1954-, Neil Dickson, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, James Marsters, 1962-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Matt Wolf, 1972- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1895), 1 hour 58 mins
This final play from the pen of Oscar Wilde is a stylish send-up of Victorian courtship and manners, complete with assumed names, mistaken lovers, and a lost handbag. Jack and Algernon are best friends, both wooing ladies who think their names are Ernest, "that name which inspires absolute confidence." Wilde's e...
written by Oscar Wilde, 1854-1900 (1895); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Charles Busch, 1954-, Neil Dickson, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, James Marsters, 1962-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Matt Wolf, 1972- and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1895), 1 hour 58 mins
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The School for Husbands
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1661); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, Emily Bergl, 1975-, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Juliet Mills, 1941-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Lloyd Owen, 1966-, Alan Shearman, Rhashan Stone, 1969- and Olivia Williams, 1968- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1661), 1 hour 3 mins
A classic Molière farce of marriage and misunderstanding: a tyrannical husband-to-be seeks to isolate his ward, while unwittingly carrying her messages of devotion to her lover.
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1661); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, Emily Bergl, 1975-, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Juliet Mills, 1941-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Lloyd Owen, 1966-, Alan Shearman, Rhashan Stone, 1969- and Olivia Williams, 1968- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1661), 1 hour 3 mins
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Blithe Spirit
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written by Sir Noël Coward, 1899-1973 (1941); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Christopher Neame, 1947-, Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Alexandra Boyd, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Lynne Marta, 1948-, Ian Ogilvy, 1943- and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1941), 1 hour 45 mins
This classic comedy is set in the charming country home of Charles Condomine, a re-married widower. A witty and convivial evening party among friends is transformed when a séance conjures the ghost of Elvira, Charles’ first wife, who delights in wreaking havoc among the living. An enchanting Coward comedy!
written by Sir Noël Coward, 1899-1973 (1941); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Christopher Neame, 1947-, Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Alexandra Boyd, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Lynne Marta, 1948-, Ian Ogilvy, 1943- and Judy Geeson, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2000, originally published 1941), 1 hour 45 mins
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The Imaginary Cuckold
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1660); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Darren Richardson, Carolyn Seymour, 1947-, Alan Shearman and Joanne Whalley, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1660), 1 hour
A classic Molière farce about marriage and misunderstanding: an enraged husband imagines his wife is unfaithful, but is reluctant to defend his honor.
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1660); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Brian Bedford, 1935-2016, Dakin Matthews, 1943-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Darren Richardson, Carolyn Seymour, 1947-, Alan Shearman and Joanne Whalley, 1964- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1660), 1 hour
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She Stoops to Conquer
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written by Oliver Goldsmith, 1730-1774 (1771); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Julian Holloway, 1944-, James Marsters, 1962-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Ian Ogilvy, 1943-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Darren Richardson, Joanne Whalley, 1964- and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 56 mins, 112 page(s)
In this classic comedy of manners, two young men set out to woo the alluring and upper-crust Kate and Constance. But is anybody in this rural estate ruly who they seem? Bawdy hijinks and popped pretensions are the hallmarks of this romping frolic that’s kept audiences laughing for over two centuries.
written by Oliver Goldsmith, 1730-1774 (1771); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Adam Godley, 1964-, Julian Holloway, 1944-, James Marsters, 1962-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Paula Jane Newman, Ian Ogilvy, 1943-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Darren Richardson, Joanne Whalley, 1964- and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2010), 1 hour 56 mins, 112 page(s)
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The Rivals
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written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1775); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Lucy Davis, 1973-, Neil Dickson, Sarah Drew, 1980-, Julian Holloway, 1944-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Lloyd Owen, 1966-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Alan Shearman, Simon Templeman and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 27 mins, 142 page(s)
Romantic havoc ensues in the town of Bath when Sir Anthony arrives to arrange the marriage of his son Captain Jack Absolute to the wealthy Lydia Languish. Jack and Lydia are already in love, but because of Lydia’s obsession with romantic novels, Jack has disguised himself as a poor officer named Ensign Beverly ..
written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1775); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Ken Danziger, Lucy Davis, 1973-, Neil Dickson, Sarah Drew, 1980-, Julian Holloway, 1944-, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Lloyd Owen, 1966-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Alan Shearman, Simon Templeman and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 27 mins, 142 page(s)
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The School for Scandal
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written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1777); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Stuart Bunce, Jane Carr, 1950-, John Francis Harries, Henri Lubatti, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Susan Sullivan, 1942-, Tara Summers, Simon Templeman, James Warwick and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 45 mins, 171 page(s)
Beware the gossips! Lady Sneerwell and her hireling Snake are certainly up to no good in this timeless send-up of hypocritical manners. Thanks to their scandal-mongering, the comely Lady Teazle must fend off the slanderous barbs that have caught the ear of her elderly husband - as well as every other gossip in Lon...
written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, 1751-1816 (1777); directed by Michael Hackett; performed by Stuart Bunce, Jane Carr, 1950-, John Francis Harries, Henri Lubatti, Christopher Neame, 1947-, Moira Quirk, 1968-, Julian Sands, 1958-, Susan Sullivan, 1942-, Tara Summers, Simon Templeman, James Warwick and Matt Wolf, 1972- (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 2 hours 45 mins, 171 page(s)
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