The Busy Body by Susanna Centlivre - Southwark Playhouse
Red Handed Theatre Company presents The Busy Body, a comedy by Susanna Centlivre, directed by Jessica Swale, at the Southwark Playhouse, south London, from 12 Sep to 6 Oct 2012.
Two pairs of lovers determined to wed. Two meddling fathers determined to stop them. Two crafty servants with a cunning plan... And one busy body. As the spirited heroine Miranda engages in a battle of wits with her lover, the romantic Isabinda plots to escape her arranged marriage to a wealthy Spaniard. Meanwhile the hapless 'busy body' Marplot tries his utmost to help his friends, but his valiant efforts only succeed in leading them closer towards disaster...
Produced by Red Handed Theatre Company, Chantelle Staynings and Southwark Playhouse.