Friday, November 12, 2021
Hemsley, Vilas Hall
In Molière's play, translated by Richard Wilbur, The notorious rake Don Juan defies conventional morality with his scandalous affairs, deceitful behavior, and blasphemy. Accompanied by his faithful but reluctant servant, Don Juan tries to stay one step ahead of scorned lovers, vengeful brothers, a disappointed father, and possible event spirits intent on his destruction. Can the libertine’s soul be redeemed or do the gates of Hell beckon?