Baker & Taylor Kate Hardcastle poses as a barmaid to win the affections of the bashful young man who has mistaken her father's mansion for an inn.
The best-loved English comedy of the 18-century mocks the snobbery of London through the manipulations of the country, embodied in Tony Lumpkin. She Stoops to Conquer also celebrates the virtues of "laughing comedy," which Goldsmith advocated over the prevalent sentimental forms of his contemporaries. Regularly revived on stage.
Part of the affordable and recognizable Drama Classics Series.