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Mocking the Unmocked

The play The Country Wife written by William Wycherley illustrates a case in which the opposite sexes are constantly toying with one another, spreading rumors and locking their spouses up as a means of a control and tactics to make a mockery out of life’s most precious values. 1,205 more words


Dulaang UP's The Country Wife: Rated SPG

No, there isn’t any sudden Oblation Run or show of inappropriate flesh… But hey, it’s definitely not for high schoolers.

I bought a ticket to the first night of Dulaang UP’s… 561 more words



It’s been 7 years since the time I was supposed to graduate from the University of the Philippines-Diliman (not too long considering the fact that UP theater students are notorious for that), and it’s safe to say that it also has been 7 years since the last time I’ve set foot on the Wilfredo Ma. 1,018 more words

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Review | The Country Wife by William Wycherley

Fine. I’ll admit it.

This play was actually really funny.

Don’t expect to hear me say it again though.


Mr. Harry Horner is officially a eunuch. 579 more words


In Medias Res | ...and You're OKAY with That?!

This is a gnarly play. “Gnarly” being the lit class euphemism for sex-crazed.

I’m okay with it, though, because that’s not all what the play is about. 369 more words

In Medias Res (IMR)

Noble Chivalry Shines

Noble Chivalry Shines, a Comparative Analysis of The Country Wife, The Mode of Man, and The Way of the World
By Trudy A. Martinez

The messages in the plays, … 1,940 more words


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