The Misanthrope

The Misanthrope


Screened as part of the 2018 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season Part 2. From Comédie-Française.

Alcest loves Célimène, a flirtatious woman from the Parisian high society. He loathes this world for its hypocritical etiquette but, shaken by a public trial he is called to by this social circle, he must visit Célimène to ask for her help…

Dates & Times

  • Dates

    03 Feb 2019 - 03 Feb 2019
  • Time

  • Price

  • Language

    French with English surtitles

Cast & Creative

  • Cast

    • Yves GascBasque
    • Éric GénovèsePhilinte
    • Florence VialaArsinoé
    • Loïc CorberyAlceste
    • Serge BagdassarianOronte
    • Gilles DavidDu Bois
    • Adeline d’HermyCélimène
    • Jennifer DeckerEliante
    • Pierre HancisseClitandre
    • Christophe MontenezAcaste
    • Tristan CottinA servant
    • Marina Cappe A servant
    • Ji Su JeongA servant
  • Creative

    • MolièrePlaywright
    • Clément Hervieu-LégerDirector


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