A comedy of manners that focuses on and satirizes the sentimentality and pretentiousness of the people of Eighteenth century. The theme revolves around false identities, romantic entanglements and relationship between parents and children. The unique and in-depth characterization moves the plot forward. A popular play of its time that captures the fantasy.
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Ok, ok, I admit it. I'm cheating. I didn't actually read this book; I watched a movie of it (this one: http://www.amazon.com/The-Rivals-Chri...). But if listening to the audiobook would count for ... Read full review
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A hilarious comedy poking fun at C18th aristocratic society. Read full review
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The Rivals, a play by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, is a comedy of manners in five acts. It was first performed on 17 January 1775. ...
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The Rivals (1775) is a comedy of incident, the excellence of which is partly to be found in the action. Its characterisation is, in essence, ...
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The Rivals Genre: Rhythm & Blues Active: '50s, '60s Major Members: Tolbert Dorr, Robert Metcalf, Herman Green, James 'Woody' Green, Gerald Green.
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I saw on September 19th at the Pearl Theatre in the last preview before its premiere of this production, the famous comedy, The Rivals by the estimable ...
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JSTOR: 'The Rivals' by Richard Sheridan
'The Rivals' by Richard Sheridan. Cecil Price. The Modern Language Review, Vol. 84, No. 4, 932-933. Oct., 1989. 'The School for Scandal' by Richard Sheridan ...
Richard Brinsley Sheridan: The Rivals
The Rivals is a delightful play, even more so than Sheridan's other well known work, The School for Scandal. It does not really have a serious side, ...
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Sheridan (1751-1816) wrote “The Rivals” when he was just 24 years old, modeling some of .... Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The Rivals: ...
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Chapter of The Rivals by Richard Sheridan
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Australian Stage Online - The Rivals | NIDA
It’s quite a treat to see NIDA stage The Rivals, as productions of Sheridan ... Although filled with many highly amusing figures, The Rivals is a comedy of ...
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