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The Marlowe Dramatic Society and Professional Players in The Merry wives of Windsor play in five acts

It is said that Queen Elizabeth gave Shakespeare two weeks to write this play that showcases her favorite comedic character, Sir John Falstaff. The dissolute Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two 'Merry Wives of Windsor,' thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth. The two women have the old rogue's measure, however, and Falstaff's plots lead only to his own humiliation. But the merry wives themselves fall prey to plotting as their plans to prevent Mistress Page's daughter Anne from marrying the young man she loves are frustrated in their turn.Dinsdale Landen is Falstaff. Sylvestra Le Touzel plays Mistress Ford and Penny Downie is Mistress Page. Nicholas Woodeson is Ford, Phillip Jackson is Page, and Clive Swift plays Justice Shallow.

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  • "Fully dramatized recording of William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor"
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  • "It is said that Queen Elizabeth gave Shakespeare two weeks to write this play that showcases her favorite comedic character, Sir John Falstaff. The dissolute Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two 'Merry Wives of Windsor,' thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth. The two women have the old rogue's measure, however, and Falstaff's plots lead only to his own humiliation. But the merry wives themselves fall prey to plotting as their plans to prevent Mistress Page's daughter Anne from marrying the young man she loves are frustrated in their turn.Dinsdale Landen is Falstaff. Sylvestra Le Touzel plays Mistress Ford and Penny Downie is Mistress Page. Nicholas Woodeson is Ford, Phillip Jackson is Page, and Clive Swift plays Justice Shallow."@en
  • "Presents a full cast performance of Shakespeare's classic comedy depicting Falstaff's misadventures while pursuing the love of two matrons."@en
  • "Recorded by the Marlowe Society and professional players, George Rylands, director."
  • "Sir John Falstaff is put in his place by the very wives he proposes to have fun with."@en
  • "The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page in order to gain access to their husbands' wealth."
  • "The last of Shakespeare's plays about the hero-villan, Sir John Falstaff. It is a play written, history tells us, for Queen Elizabeth I, who had enjoyed the character in Henry IV. The result is a romp, with Sir John rather getting the worst of it."@en
  • ""The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth."--Container."
  • "This comedy revolves around Falstaff's attempt to enter into affairs with two ladies at one time."
  • "A recorded performance of a comedy by Shakespeare."@en
  • "Cassette recording of the complete play in five acts."@en

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  • "The merry wives of Windsor William Shakespeare's rollicking comedy"@en
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