moliere moliere  /moʊ ˈljɛr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French author of sophisticated comedies (1622-1673)

News

  • Young love in a French farce

    Lake Dillon Theatre Company/Chris Alleman The Lake Dillon Theatre Company presents Bill Irwin and Mark O’Donnell’s adaption of Moliere’s “Scapin, the first Moliere classic that the theater company has produced in its 19-year history.
    on July 5, 2013     Source: Summit Daily News

Quotes

  • "Look at Greek tragedy," Chen says. "It's all kind of music- and movement-based. Opera. Then Ibsen and Moliere brought a change of direction -- Shaw, too. It became a living room, like soap opera. What I'm really interested in is making...
    on Nov 30, 2003 By: Chen Shi-Zheng Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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