The Busybody

The Busybody

March 28–31, 2019


First performed in 1709, this brilliantly witty and fast-paced comedy follows the characters Miranda and Isabinda as they attempt to arrange marriages to the men they love. Meanwhile, the hapless “busy body” Marplot tries to help his friends, but his valiant efforts only succeed in leading them closer towards disaster.

Performance Dates & Times

Thursday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 29, at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 30, at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 30, at 8 p.m.
Sunday, March 31, at 2:30 p.m.


(Photos by Reza Allah-Bakhshi/Capture Imaging for the USC School of Dramatic Arts)

Additional Information

By Susanna Centlivre
Directed by Louise Peacock

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