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The Constant Wife

W. Somerset Maugham

There’s something Constance Middleton’s friends are dying to tell her: her husband is having an affair – with her best friend! Despite their hints, Constance remains ever cool, and seemingly oblivious. Or is she? In this biting comedy of manners, marriages and mistresses, Constance – a not-so-desperate housewife - has some ideas of her own about extra-marital activity that surprise everyone in the end! An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Kate Burton as Constance Middleton Rosalind Ayres as Barbara Fawcett Mark Capri as Bentley and Mortimer Durham Stephen Collins as Bernard Kersal John De Lancie as John Middleton, F.R.C.S. Jen Dede as Marie-Louise Durham Christina Pickles as Mrs. Culver Kirsten Potter as Martha Culver Directed by Jeanie Hackett. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

There’s something Constance Middleton’s friends are dying to tell her: her husband is having an affair – with her best friend! Despite their hints, Constance remains ever cool, and seemingly oblivious. Or is she? In this biting comedy of manners, marriages and mistresses, Constance – a not-so-desperate housewife - has some ideas of her own about extra-marital activity that surprise everyone in the end! An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Kate Burton as Constance Middleton Rosalind Ayres as Barbara Fawcett Mark Capri as Bentley and Mortimer Durham Stephen Collins as Bernard Kersal John De Lancie as John Middleton, F.R.C.S. Jen Dede as Marie-Louise Durham Christina Pickles as Mrs. Culver Kirsten Potter as Martha Culver Directed by Jeanie Hackett. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.
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There’s something Constance Middleton’s friends are dying to tell her: her husband is having an affair – with her best friend! Despite their hints, Constance remains ever cool, and seemingly oblivious. Or is she? In this biting comedy of manners, marriages and mistresses, Constance – a not-so-desperate housewife - has some ideas of her own about extra-marital activity that surprise everyone in the end! An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Kate Burton as Constance Middleton Rosalind Ayres as Barbara Fawcett Mark Capri as Bentley and Mortimer Durham Stephen Collins as Bernard Kersal John De Lancie as John Middleton, F.R.C.S. Jen Dede as Marie-Louise Durham Christina Pickles as Mrs. Culver Kirsten Potter as Martha Culver Directed by Jeanie Hackett. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kate Burton, Stephen Collins, Full Cast

Length:

2h 1m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:55


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:04


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:57


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:44


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:37


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:37


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:12


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:40


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:13


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:33


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:48


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:11


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:35


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:17


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:10


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:52


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:25


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:09


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:48


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:30


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:54


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

01:22