About the Show/Event
Information for Shaw Shorts - How He Lied to Her Husband/Overruled at Orange Tree Theatre, Outer London (Play). In How He Lied to Her Husband, Aurora is concerned about what has happened to the poems written for her by her admirer, the impetuous Henry, and fears they may get into the hands of husband Teddy. Henry suggests they confess the truth and go to the theatre as planned... to see Bernard Shaw's Candida. Then Henry arrives home. Overruled sees two strangers fall in love at sea. Both married they decide they must part, but then are surprised to find their spouses at a hotel together. They've fallen for each other too. Do they stay together or swap?
Performers Alex Bhat, Joe Bolland, Jordan Mifsud, Dorothea Myer-Bennett, Hara Yannas.
Author Bernard Shaw. Director Paul Miller. Design Simon Daw. Lighting Mark Doubleday. Music Elizabeth Purnell.