The Country Wife

The Country Wife artwork

March 31–April  3, 2016


One of the funniest comedies of the Restoration, The Country Wife paints a picture of a rakish hero named Horner, who regularly brags, cheats and lies to seduce the wives and daughters of London’s most prominent businessmen. Horner must pull out all the stops to protect his bad reputation, when he encounters Pinchwife’s naïve country bride.

Performance Dates and Times

Thursday, March 31, at 7 p.m.
Friday, April 1, at 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 2, at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 2, at 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 3, at 2:30 p.m.

Directions & Parking

Tickets purchased in person at the USC Ticket Office: students, $5; faculty and staff, $8; general public, $10. Tickets purchased by phone or online are $12.

Production photos

© 2016 Photos by Craig Schwartz for the USC School of Dramatic Arts

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Additional Information

By William Wycherley
Directed by John DeMita

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