A Dozen French Farces - Medieval to Modern

A Dozen French Farces - Medieval to Modern $18.99

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Moliere and Others edited Albert Bermel

Published by Limelight Editions

This collection of hilarious plays from the 15th to the 20th centuries is brimming with all of the venerable ingredients of French farce

Distinguished drama scholar Albert Bermel has gathered together some of the best in the genre, and the merriment, ribaldry, and wit of the works dance through his translations

The Farces are ...

The Washtub by Anon

The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere

The Barber of Seville by Beaumarchais

The Piggy Bank by Labiche and Delacour

Boubouroche by Gerges Courteline

The Police's Chief an Easygoing Guy by Courteline

Ubu Cocu by Alfred Jarry

Hey Cut out the Parading around Stark Naked! by Feydeau

The Love of Three Oranges by Segei Prokofiev

Professor Taranne by Arthur Adamov

Autumn Violins by Jaques Languirand

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