What is a hypochondriac? It's someone you should never, ever ask "how are you?",
because they will tell you at boring length how unwell they are, how badly the
world treats them, and how much they "suffer".
So it is with Argan, an "imaginary" invalid, who tries to propel his daughter into marriage with a doctor. Why? Well, he won't have to pay the doctor's fees, will he! But Argan, totally self-centered, is no match for the wiles of the women of his household…
The play, written by Moliere, a French playwright of the 17th century, will be performed by Expressions, a local theater club, in collaboration with the Department of Culture, Government of Andhra Pradesh.
This theater group was formed way back in 1989 by Arvind Mittal, who, apart from directing all the plays, also conducts theater workshops for the young and the old alike. Expressions has performed several successful plays in the twin cities, the well-known ones being Woody Allen's 'God' and Neil Simon's 'Star Spangled Girl'.
Please contact Arvind at 2780-1240 for further details.