The Way of the World

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Date(s) - 02/10/2017 - 02/27/2017
12:00 am

Grant Hall Theatre


The Way of the World is about money, sex, power, appearances and deception, and finally, love. Mirabell and Millamant love each other, but they endlessly deceive other people, and each other, in order to achieve that love. And that is probably the truest relationship in the play! It’s a huge comedy of deception, set in a society that really has money and sex at the heart of its concerns” (Michael Kahn).

Written in 1700, Congreve’s The Way of the World continues its life as a classic Restoration comedy because its language is musical and its social commentary is timeless.

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