The Gaming Table

Tonya Beckman Ross as Mrs. Sago Photo by James Kegley
Performance Dates
Whimsy, wit, and wordplay sparkle in this effervescent comedy by Susanna Centlivre, one of 18th-century London's most popular playwrights. An independent-minded widow with a penchant for gambling holds a nightly card game, teeming with revelers and rakes, which bankrupts some and entertains all.

Production Information

Approximate Running Time
145 minutes


Sir James Courtly
Lady Lucy
Ensign Lovely
Captain Hearty/Baliff
Lord Worthy
Mrs. Sago
Richard Plainman
Lady Reveller

Creative Team

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Additional Material by David Grimm