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NEWS: Denis O’Hare will make his National Theatre debut playing Tartuffe at the National Theatre

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A ‘ferocious new version’ of Molière’s comic masterpiece Tartuffe by John Donnelly will open in February 2019 at the National Theatre with Denis O’Hare making his NT debut in the title role. Previews for Tartuffe begin on 9 February, with a press night on 21 February, and the show is currently on sale until 30 April. Orgon is the man who …

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‘It’s the sharp commentary on extreme religiosity which hits home’: TARTUFFE – Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon ★★★★

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It was Gregory Doran, the RSC’s leader, who surprised Anil Gupta and Richard Pinto (veterans of The Kumars, Citizen Khan etc) with the suggestion they adapt Moliere’s 17c comedy of hypocrisy, and set it in a Pakistani Muslim family in Birmingham, directed by Iqbal Khan.

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EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Tres chic character portraits of Misanthrope cast

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Acclaimed bi-lingual company Exchange Theatre returns to London’s Drayton Arms Theatre next week with Moliere’s classic Misanthrope, as part of their annual Bastille Festival . Check out our exclusive look at the company’s tres chic character portraits.