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The Rivals
Information for The Rivals at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury (Play). Restoration comedy about social morals and hypocrisy. Mrs Malaprop, the infamous Queen of the Dictionary, is horrified. Her niece, the rich and beautiful Lydia Languish, is in love and wants to marry the penniless Ensign Beverley. Outraged, Mrs Malaprop demands that Lydia marry the eligible and dashing Captain Absolute who has arrived in Bath to court her. Little do they both know that the Ensign and the Captain are one and the same man...What follows is a delightful tangle of romance, fury and deception, making The Rivals one of the funniest and best loved comedies in the English language.
Performers Daniel Abelson, Charlotte Bate, Emma Denly, Ncuti Gatwa, Christopher Logan, James Mack, Julia St John, Michael Thomas.
Author Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Producer The Watermill. Adapted by Beth Flintoff. Director Jonathan Humphreys. Design James Cotterill.

The Rivals


Thursday, 15th March 2018 to Saturday, 21st April 2018.
Mon-Sat 19:30.Thu, Sat Mats 14:30. Apr 21 13:30, 18:30
21 April 2018 12:00 - Touch Tour
21 April 2018 13:30 - Audio Described

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The Rivals at The Watermill Theatre, NewburyQTix Codes:
Listing: L1719365173
Production: T754318674
Event: S4775
Venue: V733
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