Rewrite Molière in 2020!

: "The Misanthrope"

Audio 29:00

In the Mounet Sully room of the Comédie Française, the actors played the reading of “Un Misanthrope” after “Le Misanthrope”.

© RFI / Anthony Ravera

By: Pascal Paradou

30 mins

The Center for Francophone Theater in Poland Drameducation, in partnership with the Comédie Française, has commissioned 10 authors to rewrite Molière's plays, according to the criteria of the 10 out of 10 collection, i.e. 10-page plays for 10 characters at destination learners of French.


Today, the second play of this new cycle: according to

Le Misanthrope


Un misanthrope

ou le Monde Entire is a theater (and all the men and women are only actors)

by the Frenchwoman

Dorothée Zumstein


The reading is provided by comedians from

the Comédie Française


Thierry Hancisse, Éric Génovèse, Françoise Gillard, Loïc Corbery, Pierre Louis-Calixte, Noam Morgensztern

and the actors of the 2019-2020 promotion of the Académie de la Comédie-Française

Salomé Benchimol, Camille Seitz


Nicolas Verdier,

under the direction of

Laurent Mulheisen


Director: Guillaume Ploquin



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