The Double Dealer

BY WILLIAM CONGREVE
7 December 2018 — 26 January 2019

"Selina Cadell stages an enterprising production... the play is full of good scenes... I’m glad to have seen this Restoration rarity." Michael Billington, The Guardian

"farce takes flight ... [with] this ensemble of gifted farceurs" The Sunday Times

"I doubt if there’s ever been a production as good as this." Fringe Review

"a lot of laughs" British Theatre Guide

“Selina Cadell’s nimble, delightful and funny revival” Times Literary Supplement

"A stylish and consistently funny evening... as romping and ribald as you could ask a Restoration comedy to be." Theatre Guide London

"Adds to the Orange Tree’s reputation of rediscovering classics in an exciting way." The Reviews Hub

“Give yourself over to wondering what japery this ensemble will get up to next... all manner of resonances to the modern day.” The Arts Desk

"A comedy of manners where sexual intrigue, betrayal and treachery mean that no-one is who they seem." Broadway World