Written by Molière
Translated by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Matthew Woods
Presented by Imaginary Beasts
An Emerging Theatre Company at the BCA
Young Ascagne has spent her life in male disguise for the sake of a
family inheritance; but when she falls in love with her sister’s
rejected suitor, she enacts a bold masquerade that sets off a comical
chain of events that changes the lives of everyone around her.
What are you waiting for? Hop aboard Cupid’s carousel and enjoy the ride!
This spring imaginary beasts invites you to take a ride on love’s merry-go-round when they present Molière’s rarely performed gem, Lovers’ Quarrels, translated into English verse by Richard Wilbur. Jealous rivalries and merry mix-ups lead a trio of couples astray in this classic tale of deception and intrigue!
Tickets and showtimes at: Boston Theatre Scene