Play directory : Misalliance

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The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    George Bernard Shaw
  • Written
  • Setting
    Edwardian England
  • Overview
    Taking place over one day in May, 1909, the play focuses on the Tarleton family, a couple with two grown children who live on an estate in Surrey. The daughter, Hypatia, is engaged to the son of a Lord, the latter of whom once proposed to Hypatia himself. Over the course of the day, visitors arrive, some expected and some not.