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Classic Comedy in Queens:  SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER
Jun
10
5:30 PM17:30

Classic Comedy in Queens: SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER

"You have no idea how frightfully interesting it is to take a human being and change her into a quite different human being…"

With all the parallels of a modern reality-show makeover, an impoverished flower seller is taken in hand by a linguistics professor. He attempts to change her accent and pass her off as the epitome of English society—for a wager. A sharp satire on class and women’s independence, Shaw’s century-old masterpiece presents an uproarious and poignant battle of wits between two of theatre’s most iconic characters.

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Classic Comedy in Queens:  TARTUFFE
Aug
5
5:30 PM17:30

Classic Comedy in Queens: TARTUFFE

"You have no idea how frightfully interesting it is to take a human being and change her into a quite different human being…"

With all the parallels of a modern reality-show makeover, an impoverished flower seller is taken in hand by a linguistics professor. He attempts to change her accent and pass her off as the epitome of English society—for a wager. A sharp satire on class and women’s independence, Shaw’s century-old masterpiece presents an uproarious and poignant battle of wits between two of theatre’s most iconic characters.

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Classic Comedy in Queens:  LYSISTRATA
Apr
1
5:30 PM17:30

Classic Comedy in Queens: LYSISTRATA

"You have no idea how frightfully interesting it is to take a human being and change her into a quite different human being…"

With all the parallels of a modern reality-show makeover, an impoverished flower seller is taken in hand by a linguistics professor. He attempts to change her accent and pass her off as the epitome of English society—for a wager. A sharp satire on class and women’s independence, Shaw’s century-old masterpiece presents an uproarious and poignant battle of wits between two of theatre’s most iconic characters.

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Classic Comedy in Queens:  The Way of The World
Feb
4
5:30 PM17:30

Classic Comedy in Queens: The Way of The World

"You have no idea how frightfully interesting it is to take a human being and change her into a quite different human being…"

With all the parallels of a modern reality-show makeover, an impoverished flower seller is taken in hand by a linguistics professor. He attempts to change her accent and pass her off as the epitome of English society—for a wager. A sharp satire on class and women’s independence, Shaw’s century-old masterpiece presents an uproarious and poignant battle of wits between two of theatre’s most iconic characters.

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Classic Comedy in Queens:  PYGMALION
Jan
7
5:30 PM17:30

Classic Comedy in Queens: PYGMALION

"You have no idea how frightfully interesting it is to take a human being and change her into a quite different human being…"

With all the parallels of a modern reality-show makeover, an impoverished flower seller is taken in hand by a linguistics professor. He attempts to change her accent and pass her off as the epitome of English society—for a wager. A sharp satire on class and women’s independence, Shaw’s century-old masterpiece presents an uproarious and poignant battle of wits between two of theatre’s most iconic characters.

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