|George Farquhar's Restoration comedy in which two penniless beaux flee LONDON society for the countryside and evolve a stratagem for each to ensnare a wife of fortune and beauty.|
Archer, a beau....Jasper Britton
Aimwell, another beau....Alex Jennings
Count Bellair....Anthony Jackson
Boniface, a Landlord....Anthony Jackson
Cherry, his daughter....Teresa Gallagher
A countrywoman....Teresa Gallagher
Squire Sullen....Mark Straker
Scrub, his servant....Giles Fagan
Mrs Sullen, his wife....Zoë Waites
Gypsy, her servant....FRANCEs Jeater
Lady Bountiful....FRANCEs Jeater
Dorinda, her daughter....Sophie Thompson
Foigard, a priest....Nigel Anthony
Gibbet, a highwayman....Timothy Bentinck
Sir Charles Freeman....Timothy Bentinck
Adapted and directed by John Tydeman.
Produced by Nicolas Soames.
Lichfield 1707 - two rakes arrive from London in search of a fortune.
George Farquhar's restoration comedy with Dale Rapley.