L'AVARE DE MOLIERE , the famous French comedy of errors and is more commonly known in English as The Miser is returning to Dubai on 25th November.
Madinat Theatre , Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
25 November 2015, 07:00 PM
25 November 2015, 12:00 AM
L'AVARE is a famous French comedy of errors penned by the legendary French playwright Moliere, is more commonly known in English as The Miser. Moliere was often considered to be the French equivalent to Shakespeare.
The play was first performed in the year 1668, at the court of the French king, Louis XIV. This popular play revolves around a wealthy but miserly man named Harpagon.In his blatant chase for wealth, Harpagon falls for a girl who happens to be his son’s lover and be adamant that his daughter should get married with the richest man he comes across when she is already in love with Harpagon’s assistant.
All through the play, the author interestingly blends farce and satire with a brilliant plot that features hilarious mix of hijinks and misunderstandings. This fast-paced and engaging production is an extraordinary opportunity to experience and perfect for appreciators of French classic comedy, as well as for students studying French.