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About this show

In this comedy rival forms of justice collide in the form of La-Writ, the little French Lawyer. When he finds himself roped in as a second in a duel he develops a mania for violent retribution. His exploits are echoed by Lamira, who determined to be an honest wife, plots to slight dishonorable masculinity. Confusion and counter-plots escalate throughout the play.

(first performed 1619 - 1623, first published 1647)

This event takes place at Gray's Inn, 8 South Square, London. Part of the Read Not Dead season

Show Details

  • Dates:Opening night
  • Location:Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Off-West End