The School for Wives

The School for Wives

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In this biting comedy of errors, the hapless Arnolphe is undone by his own double dealing and double standards. The School for Wives was first performed at the Palais Royal Theatre on December 26, 1662, and is considered by many to be Molière’s masterpiece. Richard Wilbur’s subtle verse translation illuminates the great master of comedy at his wittiest. A Court Theatre co-production.

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

William Brown as Arnolphe
Wellesley Chapman as Alain
Joe Damour as Enrique
Kevin Fox as Horace
Cheryl Graeff as Georgette
Judy Greer as Agnes
Dev Kennedy as Oronte
Bradley Mott as Chrysalde
Larry Yando as Notary

Directed by Nick Bowling. Recorded before a live audience a the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie in October of 1998.

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