Tue 5 Feb

Le Misanthrope

Cert. tbc

Festivals & Series, Special Screenings

Theatre Broadcast from La Comédie-Française

180 mins with interval

in French with EN subs

Author: Molière | Stage director: Clément Hervieu-Léger | Stage design: Eric Ruf | With the actors of the Comédie-Française | Comedy in 5 acts

In this take on Molière’s greatest classic, starring Loïc Corbery as Alceste, the characters are placed outside a mansion that is being renovated instead of the cosy setting of a salon. The set is a moving space, a metaphor for what, according to the director, the repertoire should be “evolving, completely of its century but nourished by previous centuries and already turning to the coming century.

Preceded by an introduction by stage director and actor Clément Hervieu-Léger

Comédie Française     Pathé Live



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