Translated by Martine Garbacz, adapted by Leon Rubin from 'Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme' by Molière.
The house of Mr Jourdain, London, 1920s.
A wealthy ignoramus tries to attain "class" by means of a crash course, and succeeds in making a crass fool of himself at every turn.
Cast doubling is possible. See original production for details. Members of the original cast also played various unspecified roles including shepherds, tailors, cooks and turks.
20 October 1982
Produced by Lyric Theatre
East 15 Acting SchoolUniversity of EssexEngland
Information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and from contemporary press cuttings.
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