How He Lied to Her Husband & The Fascinating Foundling
November 22, 2010
How He Lied To Her Husband (1904): Shaw’s wicked parody of his own play, the classic Candida. The fashionable Aurora Bompas has allowed the young poet to write poems to her, without anticipating that her boxing fanatic husband might find them. Which he does.
The Fascinating Foundling (1909): A young man sets upon the Lord Chancellor and his aid insisting they find him a suitable mate when a mysterious woman appears.
Both written by George Bernard Shaw.
Cast for HOW HE LIED TO HER HUSBAND:
Narrator — Mr. Josh Grisetti
Her Lover (Apjohn) — Mr. Wesley Taylor
Her Husband (Bompas) — Mr. John Cullum
Herself (Aurora Bompas) — Ms. Kate Mulgrew
Cast for THE FASCINATING FOUNDLING
Horace Brabazon — Mr. Wesley Taylor
Mercer — Mr. Josh Grisetti
Lord Chancellor — Mr.John Cullum
Anastasia Vulliamy — Ms. Kate Mulgrew
Narrator — Mr. David Staller
Evening hosted by Mr. Gordon Cox of VARIETY
Produced and directed by David Staller