“Smile at the jest which plants a thorn in another’s breast”
Lady Sneerwell is in love with Charles who’s in love with Maria. Joseph is in love with Maria who’s in love with Charles. Clearly, all is not peachy on the romantic front. Would-be suitors Lady Sneerwell and Joseph devise a plot to ruin Charles and Maria’s relationship through gossip and lies. Creating a scandal of epic proportions.
Richard Brinsely Sheridan’s meticulously crafted play is a razor sharp, highly entertaining satirical comedy. In the age of fake news, this is the play to see. It will have you in stitches from beginning to end!
Changeling Theatre produces high quality, entertaining theatre in non-traditional locations for community audiences across South East England. Productions range from re-interpretations of Shakespeare and modern classics to working with new writers and composers to create innovative new theatre. Previous shows at BOAT include 2021’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and 2022’s Othello.
The School for Scandal is part of Changeling Theatre’s comedy double-bill with Love’s Labour’s Lost. Book for both shows and save 15% (discount automatically applied at checkout).
Run time 150 minutes
Full Price £15
Group of 4 £50
Fri 11th August6pm7pm
Sun 13th August1pm2pm