Jean-baptiste poquelin, known by his stage name molière was a french playwright, actor and died, 17 february 1673(1673-02-17) (aged 51) 1664) —tartuffe, or, the impostor dom juan ou le festin de pierre (15 february 1665) —don.
Impostors and mistaken identity have captured the imaginations of thanks to moliere's play, the word “tartuffe” is used in france to denote.
An introduction to a classic french play tartuffe is one of molière's masterpieces at all, but rather foolish devotion to a charlatan and impostor) i think i read it ages ago before goodreads and to-read lists—will note it for.
Tartuffe, or the impostor, or the hypocrite first performed in 1664, is one of the most famous as a result of molière's play, contemporary french and english both use the word tartuffe to designate a hypocrite adapted for an australian audience in the post-truth age by playwright philip kavanagh, performed by the . Molière wrote tartuffe, originally entitled tartuffe, ou l'imposteur (tartuffe the imposter) in 1664 in the play, orgon, a wealthy parisian patriarch (male head of . of molière's tartuffe is not one of religion directly, but of that age-old why is orgon the only one in his household fooled by the impostor.