A documentary about the making of The Busy Body, performed at the Clarence Brown Theatre at the University of Tennessee in Feb-Mar 2017. This play also appears in the Routledge Anthology of Restoration and Eighteenth Drama.
The Busy Body
by Susanna Centlivre
adapted by Misty Anderson and John Sipes
Feb. 22 – Mar. 12, 2017
Clarence Brown Theatre’s Carousel Theatre
Directed by John Sipes
A witty and fast-paced farce packed with memorable characters!
A young woman, her handsome lover, and their friends plot to escape a controlling guardian in this hilarious Restoration comedy. Will a nosey nobleman ruin the plan or save the day?