The Middle Class Gentleman The Middle Class Gentleman

Details Ticket Price: ₹ 300 Genre:Comedy Language:English Duration:120 minutes Age:8+
Tramadol With Mastercard Location:JAGRITI, Ramagondanahalli, Varthur Road, Whitefield, Bengaluru, 560066
Event Date & Time
Sat-18-Jun | 03:30 PM
Sat-18-Jun | 07:30 PM
Sun-19-Jun | 03:30 PM
Sun-19-Jun | 07:30 PM The year 2022 marks the 400th birth anniversary of one of the greatest French playwrights, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name, Moliere, who was born in 1622. Bangalore Little Theatre (BLT) celebrates Moliere’s 400th anniversary with the adaptation of Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (The Middle-Class Gentleman). Incidentally, this was the first theatre production of BLT in December 1960.

Order Tramadol Overnight Visa The play, a comedy, is about a merchant, Monsieur Jourdain. He aspires to join the aristocracy by learning fencing, music, dancing and wearing fancy clothes. In the process, he makes a complete fool of himself, much to the dismay of his intelligent wife. At the end, he is tricked into believing that his daughter Lucile will marry into Turkish royalty, in an elaborate and ridiculous ceremony staged by the daughter's middle-class suitor in cahoots with M. Jourdain's valet and Madame Jourdain.


Jagriti is a Performance Arts space dedicated to Theatre, Music, Dance and Comedy. Founded in 2011 by Arundhati and Jagdish Raja, the space has hosted several productions from India and around the world. A 200-seat theatre, built around a full-thrust stage, it is fully equipped to cater to both artistes and audience. The main stage is designed for intimate performances with adjoining spaces for informal lectures and gatherings. Jagriti is owned and operated by the not-for-profit ART Foundation, a registered charitable trust.

The Rooftop - above the main auditorium is an open-to-sky space with a staging area that can accommodate about 50 people. A raised and walled off platform can work as a perfect area for puppet theatre. The Rooftop has a restroom and a pantry. The Terrace - alongside the auditorium, the Terrace can accommodate about 20 people as an informal gathering area.

Lumbini - extending out from the foyer, Lumbini has a stage and an open-to-sky terraced space for about 80 people.