Visual and Dramatic Arts
Dean of Humanities
Friday, November 9, 2012 - Saturday, November 10, 2012
to 10:30 PM
Theatre Auditorium Hamman Hall
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas, USA
Tartuffe, perhaps Moliere’s most famous comic masterpiece, features a pompous head of
household taken in by a cunning charlatan, under the religious cloak of piety. Tartuffe
schemes to marry his benefactor’s daughter, seduce his wife and gain the family fortune.
Moliere gives us a farce with a scathing wit as he roasts religion, hypocrisy and sexual
For ticket prices visit theatre.rice.edu. To purchase tickets call 713-348-PLAY.
Open to the Public