Moliere, Or The League Of Hypocrites

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SUNP19991031

Written in 1929, but never performed in the author's lifetime, Bulgakov's play dramatises the last days of France's great comic writer as he is persecuted by the corrupt churchmen his plays have satirised. Michael Pennington (Moliere), Isla Blair (Madeleine), Anton Lesser (Louis XIV), Charles Kay (Charron), Daniel Betts (Moirron), John Grillo (Bouton), Struan Rodger (One-Eye), Barnaby Kay (Lagrange), Frances Grey (Armande), Jonathan Newth (Brother Faith), John Normington (Brother Strength), Abigail Thaw (Mariette/Masked Woman), John Baddeley (Just Shoemaker). Director Don Taylor