The Swan Theatre Company presents

A School for Scandal

by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Directed by Alan Morris

Monday 6th - Saturday 11th May 2019

Show starts at 7:45 pm

 

Richard Brinsley Sheridan's classic comedy sparkles with wit, verbal brilliance and an intricate plot exposing the lives and loves of fashionable London society.

Sir Peter Teazle's simple country bride becomes leader of a group of scandalmongers who tear their friends' reputations to shreds. Can anyone escape the outrageous gossip of, amongst others, the aptly named Benjamin Backbite, Lady Sneerwell, Mrs Candour and Snake?

This wonderfully funny play is one of the most engaging high comedies in the English language.

Doors open 7:15 pm, show starts 7.45pm.

TICKETS ON SALE TO THE PUBLIC FROM  15th April 2019

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