Design For Living

Design For Living

A classic story from Noël Coward, one of England’s most celebrated playwrights. Gilda, Otto, and Leo are three young expatriates entangled in a deeply symbiotic love affair. But as emotional allegiances shift continually between them, they learn that the only certainty they share is change itself.

An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring:

Michelle Arthur as Miss Hodge/Grace Torrence
Claire Forlani as Gilda Farrell
Thomas Hildreth as Mr. Birbeck/Henry Carver/Mathew
Tim Monsion as Earnest Friedman
Sarah Rafferty as Helen Carver
Douglas Weston as Otto Sylvus
Hamish Linklater as Leo Mercuré

Directed by Michael Hackett. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles in November of 2003.

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978 1 58081 284 9

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Noel Coward


Michelle Arthur, Claire Forlani, Thomas Hildreth, Tim Morrison, Sarah Rafferty, Douglas Weston, Hamish Linklater

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