The Way of the World (1975)

In order for Millamant and Mirabell to get married and receive Millamant's full dowry, Mirabell must receive the blessing of Millamant's aunt, Lady Wishfort. Unfortunately, she is a very ... See full summary »

Director:

Peter Duguid

Writers:

Robin Chapman (adaptation), William Congreve

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Cast

Credited cast:
Sheila Allen ... Mrs. Marwood
Michael Billington ... Fainall
Michael Brodie Michael Brodie ... Servant
Kate Brown Kate Brown ... Mincing
Warren Clarke ... Waitwell
John Cording ... Messenger
Julian Curry Julian Curry ... Messenger
Roger Hammond ... Sir Wilfull
Alan Howard ... Mirabell
Caroline John ... Foible
Gemma Jones ... Millamant
Patrick Jordan Patrick Jordan ... Coachman
Rosemary McHale Rosemary McHale ... Mrs. Fainall
John Moffatt ... Witwound
Linda Shelley Linda Shelley ... Peg
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Storyline

In order for Millamant and Mirabell to get married and receive Millamant's full dowry, Mirabell must receive the blessing of Millamant's aunt, Lady Wishfort. Unfortunately, she is a very bitter lady, who despises Mirabell and wants her own nephew, Sir Wilfull, to wed Millamant.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 March 1975 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Thames Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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The play was first seen in 1700 at the theatre in Lincoln's Inn Fields in London. See more »

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