About This Show

In The Rover, Aphra Behn brings us three similarly rebellious females. Helena, bound for a nunnery, hopes that fun in the streets will lead to fun in the sheets. Florinda, betrothed to a rich man by her brother, vows to wed her true love, Belville. Angelica, a high-priced courtesan, chances the peril of romantic love. Adventures and dangers await when the women unlease themselves on the streets of Naples at carnival time for there they encounter the strappling English Cavaliers led by none other than the Rover himself, Willmore. This Dionysian force of desire, however, finds his match in these women of Naples.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: March 2, 2001 Final Performance: March 25, 2001

You Might Also Like

How to Break Up a Wedding

Performances begin: May 2, 2024

Bring Them Back

Performances begin: May 9, 2024

Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha

Performances begin: May 15, 2024

Twelfth Night

Performances begin: April 24, 2024

Modern Witches & Brain Hemingway

Performances begin: May 2, 2024

Get discount tickets to see Brain Hemingway & Modern Witches