The Actors’ Center Presents a Free Staged Reading of ‘The Philanthropist’ by Christopher Hampton Tuesday at 7 PM

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The Actors’ Center Staged Reading of 


by Christopher Hampton
Directed by Catherine Aselford

Featuring Michael Crowley, Mary Egan, Peter J. Orvetti, Laia Rufaro, Carol Spring, and David Walsh

This brilliantly constructed, witty and sophisticated comedy of manners revolves around a couple of days in the life of a bachelor don who is on the point of getting married, and the consequences of a dinner party he gives which cause turmoil and recriminations in the lives of his guests. Reviewing the original production in the Sunday Times, Harold Hobson described it as ‘…a wonderful evening, intellectually stimulating, touchingly sympathetic and gloriously, gloriously funny.

Tuesday, March 12th at 7:00 pm 


Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

545 7th Street, SE Washington, DC 20003 / (202) 547-6839

EVENT IS FREE! …but please rsvp to:[email protected]


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