Tartuffe (Trans. Hampton)

Moliere translated by Christopher Hampton

DOI: 10.5040/9780571351527.00000007
Acts: 5. Scenes: 62. Roles: Male (9) , Female (4) , Neutral (0)

French billionaire Orgon, relocated to Los Angeles with his family, has fallen under the spell of Tartuffe, a radical American evangelist. So comprehensively is he hoodwinked that Tartuffe looks set to steal his fortune, drive away his son, seduce his wife and marry his daughter.

Molière’s classic comedy, adapted by Christopher Hampton premiered in May 2018, the West End’s first dual language theatre production.

This is a bilingual edition of the text.

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Faber and Faber

Moliere translated by Christopher Hampton

ISBN: 9780571349340

Series: Faber Drama