A battle between the sexes makes its way to the University of
Florida’s School of Theatre + Dance with George Farquhar’s "The Beaux’ Stratagem" to close out the 2017- 2018 season.
"Beaux’" is a restoration comedy that tells the story of Mr. Aimwell and Mr. Archer, two Beaux who have partied their fortunes away and now plan to marry for money in order to restore their former fortunes.
Dr. Judith Williams, Professor of Acting, serves as the director of this hilarious comedy full of diversions, deception, and never-ending obstacles that is sure to enlighten new theatre-goers and reinvent the genre for theatre connoisseurs.
Performance times are 7:30 p.m. April 13-14; April 18 -21 and 2:00 p.m. April 15 and 22.
Tickets can be purchased at the University Box Office, located at Gate 1 of the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. The University Box Office is open Tuesday through Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and can be reached at (352) 392-1653 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets will also be available 45 minutes prior to every performance and can also be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com. Group rates are available for parties of eight or more.
The Constans Theatre is located in the Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion on the UF campus at 1800 McCarty Drive, Gainesville, FL 32603. Parking is available across the street from the UF Bookstore & Welcome Center located on Museum Road.