French

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    Eric Overmyer, Moliere, Heinrich von Kleist, Jean Giraudoux
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    Description

    A comical, anachronistic, and witty retelling of the Greek myth, composed "after Kleist by way of Molière with a little bit of Giraudoux... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 7 total (2 female, 5 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 90 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
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    Alexandre Dumas, translated by Laurence Senelick
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    Description

    "ANTONY is not a melodrama, ANTONY is not a tragedy, ANTONY is not a stage play. ANTONY is an acting-out of love, jealousy and anger in five acts... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 14 total (6 female, 9 male, extras)
    Full Length Drama (about 120 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Maurice Hennequin and Pierre Vebér, translated by Laurence Senelick
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    Description

    This classic and hilarious French farce commences when a customs official barges into newlyweds Robert and Paulette's train compartment at a most inopportune moment on their wedding night, rendering the poor fellow impotent... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 12 total (5 female, 7 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 130 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Jules Verne, adapted by Laura Eason
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    Description

    Jules Verne's classic adventure tale is reimagined for the stage in this enchanting adaptation.


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (2 female, 6 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
  • Georges Feydeau, translated from the French by Laurence Senelick

    Description

    THE AWFUL TOOTH was the last new play of Feydeau to be produced in his lifetime, and its dentist's chair offers a dose of sadistic hilarity... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 9 total (3 female, 6 male)
    Short Comedy (about 45 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
  • Georges Feydeau, translated from the French by Laurence Senelick

    Description

    Trapped in a misalliance, a husband is set upon by his wife, his in-laws, and the midwife.


    Production Info

    Cast: 6 total (4 female, 2 male)
    Short Comedy (about 50 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
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    Georg Büchner, adapted by Robert Auletta
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    Description

    Set during the French Revolution's Reign of Terror, the play takes place from March 24 to April 4, 1794, when Maximilien Robespierre was in charge of the Committee of Public Safety that, along with the Revolutionary Tribunal, condemned people to the guillotine... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 26 total (8 female, 18 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
  • Georges Feydeau, translated from the French by Laurence Senelick

    Description

    A husband and wife stay together by force of habit, their relationship based on nothing solid. The wife's aggression and bitterness and the husband's selfishness and irresponsibility are revealed, and their ferocious animosity unleashes such powerful comedy that it obscures the underlying darkness.


    Production Info

    Cast: 4 total (2 female, 2 male)
    Short Comedy (about 60 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
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    Molière, adapted by Christopher Bayes and Steven Epp
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    Description

    Molière's classic comedy comes to uproarious new life in a clever and contemporary adaptation Christopher Bayes and Steven Epp... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 10 total (3 female, 7 male, doubling)
    Full Length Comedy (about 90 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    Molière, translated and adapted by Richard Nelson
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    Description

    With a calloused and lustful heart, Don Juan indulges his sexual appetites with boundless enthusiasm... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 11 total (3 female, 8 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    Ruth Wolff
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    Description

    The sweep of Eleanor's entire life — from her early marriage to Louis VII, King of France, through her marriage to Henry II of England, to her imprisonment, reign and death — is encompassed in this action-packed, highly literate drama... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 16 total (5 female, 11 male, doubling possible)
    Full Length Drama (about 140 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    Owen S Rackleff
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    Description

    The first celebrity chef, Auguste Escoffier is revealed in all his culinary glory in this delightful one-man show.


    Production Info

    Cast: 1 total (1 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 75 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
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    Eric Overmyer, an adaptation of Pierre Beaumarchais and Ödön von Horváth
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    Description

    Eric Overmyer's sparkling adaptation and synthesis of Beaumarchais's THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO and Ödön von Horváth's FIGARO GETS A DIVORCE... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 17 total (6 female, 11 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 160 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Georges Feydeau, translated by Kenneth McLeish
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    Description

    This classic French farce was written in 1907. It is, perhaps, Feydeau's best known play, and its intricate choreography draws together two classic farce plots — that of the suspicious wife who sets a trap to expose her faithless partner, and the venerable comic device of mistaken identity.


    Production Info

    Cast: 14 total (5 female, 9 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 200 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Frank Langella, an adaptation of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac
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    Description

    Frank Langella's gritty, minimalist adaptation of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac, based on Brian Hooker's translation... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 12 total (3 female, 9 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 115 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes