Austin Playhouse presents She Stoops to Conquer
She Stoops to Conquer, the boisterous and charming comedy of mistaken identities, has delighted audiences for over two centuries. Now Austin Playhouse is bringing it to a local stage in a sumptuous celebration of gorgeous language, elegant costumes and outright hilarity.
Follow along as two young men arrive at the country estate of Mr. Hardcastle, intending to court his daughter Kate and her cousin Constance. But when local mischief-maker Tony Lumpkin plays a practical joke on the two urbanites, the Hardcastle household is launched into a dizzying, frothy romp that examines romance and social manners as well as the art of love