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Tartuffe

(Production) Produced by MCLA Theatre @ MCLA

375 Church Street, North Adams, MA 01247, USA

December 1, 2017 - December 10, 2017

Moliere (Playwright) & Laura Standley (Director)

A biting satire aimed at religious hypocrisy. Banned in Paris in 1667, it is one of French playwright Moliere’s most famous comedies. When the kind, yet dim, Orgon invites the religious zealot known as Tartuffe into his home, he has no idea that he has accepted a snake into his den. While Tartuffe acts like a kind minister, he is — in fact — a con man plotting to rob Orgon of everything he holds dear. While Orgon becomes hopelessly entranced by Tartuffe, his family rallies to expose Tartuffe ...

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