Festival of Short Plays 2015: Holy Moly Moliere!

APRIL 17-18 at 7:30 p.m. APRIL 19 at 1:00 p.m.


Theatre Seminar will explore the Italian theatrical form commedia dell'arte. Characterized by improvisation and stock characters commedia has influenced performances from Moliere to the Marx Brothers.

Sganarelle or the Imaginary Cuckold by Moliere directed by Stacie Kjellsen
             "Sganarelle or the Imaginary Cuckold is full of 'in the wrong place at the wrong time' moments that cause all of the characters to turn on each other and everything spins out of control."

The Flying Doctor by Moliere directed  by Tim Williams
              "Hilarity ensues when Sganarelle is tasked to deceive Gorgibus by playing a Doctor."

Two Precious Maidens Ridiculed by Moliere directed by Madison Densmore
              "Two affected young women, driven mad by their obsession with all things Disney, refuse to be wooed by "real" suitors and instead are fooled by two scheming valets who pretend to embody their sought-after Disney princes."




The box office opens on April 7, 2015. tsboxoffice@simpson.edu or 515.961.1601

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