She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith November 24th -26th 2017 7.30 pm
directed by Alan Morris
The Digby Hall, Sherborne
by Oliver Goldsmith
November 24th -26th 2017 7.30 pm
First performed in 1773, She Stoops to Conquer is one of the few 18th Century plays that still has enduring appeal. The play is often described as a 'comedy of manners' in which, in a polite society setting, the comedy arises from the gap between the characters' attempts to preserve standards of polite behaviour that contrasts to their true behaviour. Read more....