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Misalliance

  • Dates: April 27, 2018 - May 20, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Spokane Civic Theatre
  • 1020 N Howard St
  • Spokane, WA 99201
  • Phone: (509) 325-2507
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: $27
  • overview

    Set in the stuffy sitting room of a Surrey estate on a single Saturday afternoon, Shaw’s sharp and keen comedy cleverly examines the themes of passivity, propriety, and political non-involvement in Victorian England.  Lined with irony and dry dialogue, it depicts the courtship customs of the era, and pokes fun at the energy put into pursuing a partner and the unattainable ideal woman. The debates detailed in the period piece still hold relevance today.