The School for Scandal
A mere seven months into his marriage, grumpy Commander Pedro Atiça is constantly at odds with his wife Rosalia, who was used to the dull country life that she used to lead, yet now is dazzled with the vain pleasures of high society life. As the legal guardian for his niece, the pure and chaste Maria, Pedro finds himself entangled in a web of intrigue and deceit involving a dispute for the girl’s hand in marriage.
Written by Irish playwright Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1815), The School for Scandal is regarded as one of the greatest comedies of the English language regarding traditional habits.
- Theatre Company
- Fábrica Teatral
- Parental rating
- Not recommended for children under 12
- Original language
- Portuguese (Brazil)
- Portuguese (Brazil)
- In theaters
- Category / Genre
- Miguel Falabella
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan/Adaptation: Miguel Falabella
- Antonio Mecha e Leandro Lapagesse
- Nilton Bicudo, Maria Padilha, Tonico Pereira, Bruno Garcia, Cristina Mutarelli, Rita Elmôr, Marcelo Escorel, Lisa Fávero, Armando Babaioff
- Winner of 6th APTR Prize of Theater in Costumes by Emília Duncan
- Raul Cortez Theater - Sao Paulo - Brazil
You Might Also Like
On the edge of abyss I got wings
Without the usual youth masks, Terezinha and Valdina unceremoniously talk about any subjects: sex, differences between men and women, abandonment, the good and the bad.
Marilyn Monroe Connection
Senator Pacheco’s house is getting ready for the big birthday party of Ricardinho – his companion –, where all guests are required to wear Marilyn Monroe costumes. Pacheco is planning on making an illegal trade during the party.
A TV actor is shunned and scorned by the media. So, he decides to write his own biography to expose his outrage against the backstage of TV world and take revenge on all those who harmed his career.
Friends, Pero no Mucho
Four male actors playing women on a Saturday afternoon wash all (or almost all) their dirty laundry in public. With caustic humor, irony and irreverence, they talk about their dissimulation, daydreams and follies.
I’m not a Bistrot
I’m not Bistrot tells the story of Margherita, a trendy Catalan haute cuisine chef that, due to the stress of everyday life, suffers a heart attack and needs to find a new talent to replace him in the kitchen of one of the largest restaurants in Barcelona.
Hoping to gather material for his new book, writer Charles Condomine and his second wife invite a medium to hold a séance. To their surprise, it brings back the spirit of his first wife.