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MFA’s Make Merry with Molière


The Misanthrope
October 24 – November 3, The Helen, Cleveland Play House

Written by Molière
Translated by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Donald Carrier

Is honesty always the best policy? Alceste, a French aristocrat, is committed to telling the absolute truth regardless of the repercussions. Unfortunately, because he’s in love with the flighty young widow Célimène, who epitomizes society’s excesses, a comedic collision course of values is inevitable. Written nearly 400 years ago, Moliere’s witty classic demonstrates once again that the more things change, plus c’est la même chose!

For tickets and behind the scenes footage visit clevelandplayhouse.com

Events

  • August 31st, 2014 - Michele Higa Georgia: The Cleveland Institute of Music Memorial Concert
    2.00pm to 3.30pm (add this)
    CWRU - Harkness Chapel, Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH, United States
    A Memorial Concert in celebration of the life of Michele Higa George - former Director of the Sato Center for Suzuki Studies at CIM. All teachers, students, colleagues and friends of Michele and her family are welcome to join us for an afternoon of music and memories of Michele – whose vision for sharing Dr. Suzuki's belief that “Every Child Can", has touched the lives of numerous children, teachers and families around the world. For more information about the event, please contact: Marlene Moses mmosesviolin@gmail.com Becky Ensworth rte4322@aol.com Diane Slone mdianeslone@gmail.com
  • October 12th, 2014 - Case Symphonic Winds & University Circle Wind Ensemble Performance
    3.00pm to 4.30pm (add this)
    The Cleveland Institute of Music - Kulas Hall
    Free & Open to the Public.
  • October 13th, 2014 - Case University Circle Symphony Orchestra Performance
    7.30pm to 9.00pm (add this)
    The Cleveland Institute of Music - Kulas Hall
    Featuring Concerto Competition Winner: James Du, piano. Free & Open to the Public.
  • October 19th, 2014 - Case Concert Choir Performance
    4.00pm to 5.30pm (add this)
    Brecksville United Church of Christ
    Free & Open to the Public.

Highlights