With the success of 'The Constant Wife' - you'd be surprised at some of the "real life" stories I overheard audiences members reveal.
It just so happened that a patron's mother actually left her first husband and went to Paris -- and met and fell in love with another man.
Another couple talked about "issues" they were having in their marriage -- all generated by the brilliant writing of W. Somerset Maugham.
Who knew that this prolific British writer - who wrote the play in 1926 -- would ignite a storm of wonderful conversation about status, economics of love, and what freedom in a relationship really means. If you've been craving a deep conversation with your man or woman -- or just candid talk with the girls.... this sizzling piece of dialogue is it.
Maugham was a man ahead of his time -- his many short stories -- have inspired films -- such as "The Letter", starring Bette Davis.
Ask the British community about him -- he deserves more props -- and, well, all he needs is a great marketing person -- like Elvis!
When's the last time you had a tantalizing conversation with someone? Sitting in my seat, I enjoyed the nuances -- and thought, it'd be so cool to have that kind of banter...like Nick and Nora Charles in The Thin Man.
Yeah, I'm Generation X - but I love classic movies! As I looked around - I liked seeing three generations in the audience at the same time -- why? Because Maugham shows us that love and freedom -- are nothing to take for granted.
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