A new production from Comédie-Française, The Misanthrope is screened as part of the 2018 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season Part 2.
In this play, 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.
For the seventh consecutive year the Fugard Theatre Bioscope is bringing audiences the very best in recorded live screenings featuring the finest productions in theatre, opera and ballet, from the world’s most famous stages.
Venue: Fugard Theatre, Cr Caledon & Lower Buitenkant Str, District Six, Zonnebloem, Cape Town