October 23, 2018

CINÉ CLUB - MOLIÈRE - October 23rd

  MOLIÈRE (2007) By Laurent Tirard   Plot: In 1645, the French playwright and actor Jean-Baptiste Poquelin -- better known as Molière -- mysteriously disappeared for several weeks, and this lavish comedy drama imagines a scenario that could explain what may have happened to him. At this time, Molière is touring the French countryside with his traveling theater company, and he's yet to be recognized as one of the continent's great authors (or achieve significant financial success). Molière is put in jail after skipping out on some unpaid debts, but Read More...CINÉ CLUB - MOLIÈRE - October 23rd

November 3, 2018

L'Amant (The Lover) - Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Festival - November 3rd

L'Amant (The Lover) By Margueritte Duras Theatre   The Lover is an autobiographical novel by Marguerite Duras, published in 1984. In her short and powerful novel, which won the Prix Goncourt in France in 1984, Duras recounts the largely autobiographical story of her family's struggles in Southeast Asia. In 1929, a 15-year-old nameless girl is traveling by ferry across the Mekong Delta, returning from a holiday at her family home in the town of Sa Dec, to her boarding school in Saigon. She attracts the attention of a 27-year-old son Read More...L'Amant (The Lover) - Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Festival - November 3rd

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