Sydney theatre company presents a flea in her ear by georges feydeau in a new adaptation by andrew upton world premiere let the famously french fun begin. Mark lamos gives georges feydeau's famous 1907 farce a flea in her ear a stylish, graceful yet still hilarious production, at westport country playhouse through july 28. Click to read more about a flea in her ear by georges feydeau member reviews and investigations make this play unforgettable in a flea in her ear, a wife.
Georges feydeau's a flea in her ear (la puce à l'oreille) is a classic french farce, first performed at the théâtre des nouveautés in paris on 2 march 1907 stephen mulrine, in his introduction to this translation by kenneth mcleish, describes a flea in her ear as 'perhaps feydeau's best-known play, certainly to english audiences, and its intricate choreography draws together two. San francisco state university department of theatre arts presents a flea in her ear by georges feydeau directed by bill peters performed in the little the. A flea in her ear brazilian director gulu monteiro's staging of georges feydeau's 1907 lighter-than-air farce is reminiscent of the transcendent genre-busting commedia dell'arte adaptations by the. Despite appearances, feydeau is not foolproof, as was demonstrated by the recent revival of ''a flea in her ear'' at the old vic in london the director, richard jones, tried to reinvent the play.
The paperback of the a flea in her ear: a new version of georges feydeau's farce by david ives at barnes & noble to review and enter to select a flea in her. Review of a flea in her ear all the ingredients for a classic theatrical farce are contained in the georges feydeau play, a flea in her ear , continuing at the westport country playhouse through july 28. A flea in her ear is in a farce of its own all the others play two characters each some of the fun is feydeau's but a lot of it is upton's a flea in her ear by georges feydeau. Read our review of a flea in her ear, playing at the 2017 toronto fringe festival which was originally written by georges feydeau in 1907 to answer that: i didn. Peter marks reviews bill irwin's new production of a flea in her ear, 1907 play by georges feydeau photo (s.
A flea in her ear review: agile cast spin out a frenetic farce in sydney theatre company's a flea in her ear handsome and frenetic sydney theatre company production of georges feydeau's. Review of 'a flea in her ear' at westport country playhouse this lavish production is a new version of georges feydeau's farce written by david ives (venus in fur) and is directed by mark lamos. A flea in her ear is a 1968 deluxe color 20th century fox american/french feature panavision film adaptation of the play a flea in her ear by georges feydeau in an adaptation (originally written for the stage) by john mortimer. August 8 - 24, 2014 a new version of georges feydeau's farce by david ivesa flea in her ear is presented by special arrangement with dramatists play service, inc new york. Read a flea in her ear by georges feydeau, john mortimer online on bookmate - eccentric and hillarious, georges feydeau's much loved comedy mixes madness, mayhem, fun and frivolity.
The department of drama concludes its 2015-2016 season with david ives' new version of french playwright georges feydeau's bedroom farce a flea in her ear. Westport country playhouse stages the lavish, large-cast comedy, a flea in her ear, newly adapted by david ives from the original by georges feydeau, and directed by mark lamos, westport country. Reviews dvd full synopsis taken from the 1907 comedy play by georges feydeau, a flea in her ear is a comedic sex romp about a wife suspicious of her husband's. Review: a flea in her ear by austin playhouse by michael meigs in the madcap 19th century world of french playwright georges feydeau, two qualities in farce are certain to produce merriment: man's unfulfilled desire and woman's unsatisfied curiosity. A flea in her ear plot summary, character breakdowns, context and analysis, and performance video clips a flea in her ear play writer: georges feydeau.
Photo by brett boardman not that a flea in her ear is remotely chekhovian written by master farceur georges feydeau in paris in 1907, it is one of his most famous. Westport country playhouse is currently presenting a funny and lively revival of george feydeau's 1907 farce, a flea in her earemploying a witty new adaptation by david ives, director mark lamos has staged this production faultlessly, keeping the crazy action of the play at full tilt, from beginning to end. By georges feydeau adapted by , translated by , directed by play talks tours the backstage series 'what the butler saw' and 'a flea in her ear' reviews. A flea in her ear: a new version of georges feydeau's farce by david ives 0 reviews a flea in her ear is the greatest of french farces, perhaps the greatest.
Review: trinity's rep's flea in her ear is sexy, bawdy fun posted on april 3, 2015 the cast of georges feydeau's a flea in her ear at trinity rep directed by tyler dobrowsky, set design by patrick lynch, costume design by olivera gajic, and lighting design by dan scully. Elise lebreton, left, plays eugenie and angela brazil is lucienne in georges feydeau's a flea in her ear, at trinity rep through april 26.