The School for Scandal is a play, a comedy, written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan . It was first performed in London at Drury Lane Theatre on 8 May La escuela del escándalo [Richard Brinsley Sheridan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Buenos Aires. 18 cm. p. Encuadernación en. Casting Obra “La Escuela del Escándalo” de Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Public. · Hosted by Juan Pablo Vela Niño and 4 others. Interested.

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Views Read Edit View history. The English critic William Hazlitt was particularly effusive in his praise of Sheridan’s comedies in general “everything in them tells ; there is no labour in vain” [15] and of this play in particular:.

In the Project Gutenberg text’s version of I. Charles passes off his comments about Joseph and Xel Teazle as a joke.

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Clackit—so that in the common lx of Things it must reach Mrs. But in the hands of a talented director and cast, the play still offers considerable pleasure.

Sir Oliver decides that with Moses’ assistance, he will pose as Premium when visiting Charles still intending to visit Joseph as Stanley. Charles goes on to sell all of the family portraits to “Premium”, using the rolled-up family tree as a gavel. He departs, the others retire to the next room, and Joseph seizes the opportunity to court Maria, who rejects him again.

Italics as in Rae; bracketed insertion is Project Gutenberg’s, not in Rae. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Snake, were all inserted? Lady Sneerwell, a wealthy young widow, and her hireling Snake discuss her various scandal-spreading plots. Charles raises a toast to Maria.

She denounces Joseph eecuela exits, and the enraged Sir Peter follows as Joseph continues trying to pretend innocence. While they are waiting in the hall, Trip, the servant, tries to negotiate a loan on his own account from Moses. They were, madam; and as I copied them myself in a feigned hand, there can be no suspicion whence they came. Meanwhile, Sir Peter tells Charles about the “French milliner”.


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So is Sir Peter, when he arrives, and sheidan breaks up the party with his comments. Sir Peter complains of Lady Teazle’s spendthrift ways. Moses and “Premium” enter, and Sir Oliver is dismayed at the scene. Candour enters and ironically talks about how “tale-bearers are as bad as the tale-makers. Sir Oliver and Moses leave, and Charles sends a hundred pounds of the proceeds for the relief of “Mr.

Their talk turns to the Surface brothers. Snake, however, ecsuela been bribed to turn against Sneerwell, so her lie is exposed. Charles insists on having a look at her and flings down the screen as Joseph returns, discovering Lady Teazle. The Paragraphs you say were all inserted: Sir Peter decides to hide, and have Joseph sound Charles out about his relationship with Lady Teazle. That is in as fine a Train as your Ladyship could wish. Wikimedia Commons escjela media related to The School for Scandal.

The style of the play has also made it at times a problematic work to make effective in today’s theatre. That’s in as fine a escuea as your ladyship could wish.

It professes a faith in the natural goodness as well as habitual depravity of human nature. When she is not persuaded, he threatens her with “the authority of a guardian”.

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The School for Scandal and Other Plays. Charles does not recognise his long-lost uncle.

Joseph concocts an explanation for Sir Peter of why he and Lady Teazle are together. She goes, and Lady Teazle enters asking her husband for two hundred pounds.

In appraising a staging of Sheridan’s comedy at the Guthrie Theater in MinneapolisEscjela, one critic found the “staunchly orthodox production” to be lacking, commenting that. The New York Times. One item is the imminent return of the Surface brothers’ rich uncle Sir Oliver from the East Indieswhere he has been for fifteen years; another is Charles’ dire financial situation. For other uses, see The School for Scandal disambiguation. Here is the opening in that text:.


Sir Peter tells Charles he now regrets his suspicions about him. To stop Charles, Joseph whispers to him that Sir Peter is hiding in the closet, and Charles hauls him forth. Edmund Gosse called the play “perhaps the best existing English comedy of intrigue”, [16] while Charles Lamb wrote that “This comedy grew eschela of Congreve and Wycherley “, but criticised “sentimental incompatibilities” even while admitting that “the gaiety upon the whole is buoyant. Charles now enters and Joseph questions him about Lady Teazle.

Snake asks why she is so involved in the affairs of Sir Peter Teazle, his ward Maria, and Charles and Joseph Surface, two young men under Sir Peter’s informal guardianship, and why she has not yielded to the attentions of Joseph, who is highly respectable. Despite their quarrel, Sir Peter still finds himself charmed by drl wife even when she is arguing with him.

Sir Peter confides his intention to give his wife a generous separate maintenance during his life and the bulk of his fortune on his demise. He also complains that Maria has refused Joseph, whom he calls “a model for the young men of the age,” and seems attached to Charles, whom he denounces as a profligate. The play did not appear in an authorised edition during Sheridan’s lifetime, though it was printed in Dublin in from a copy that the author had sent to his sister.