The Provoked Wife, 2 May – 7 Sep, RSC, Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire.
Lady Brute is tired of her tedious, loveless marriage and her tedious, drunk husband. When she decides to spice up her love life with a younger man, scandal threatens to ruin her. Phillip Breen directs Caroline Quentin, Alexandra Gilbreath and Jonathan Slinger in this outspoken Restoration romp that shocked 17th century society.