Play directory : The Recruiting Officer

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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 Farquhar
  • Written
    1706
  • Setting
    Shrewsbury, England
  • Overview
    Follows the social and sexual exploits of two officers, the womanising Plume and the cowardly Brazen, in the town of Shrewsbury to recruit soldiers. The characters of the play are generally stock, in keeping with the genre of Restoration Comedy.