The Rape of the Lock
|Title||The Rape of the Lock|
|Length||Very short (< 2 hours)|
Based on Alexander Pope's classic mock-heroic poem, The Rape of the Lock explores the petty squabbles of the Beau-monde through comparison to the world of Greek epics and the divine. Set in early Georgian England, young Belinda is an innocent and virginal nymph guarded constantly by her Sylphs. However, one day after playing cards with the Baron she finds her beauty and honor at stake, subject to his 'glitt'ring forfex'...
|2011-09-30||All ages||The Rape of the Lock|