ACT FIRST Paris, the times of Louis XIV. In the toilet of the theater, the Pale-Royalshtilshchik of the candles of Islam, Jean Baptiste Moliere. The bud gives water to the run-down diminished Moliere. The famous artist is very worried, because in the hall – the king. Having translated a spirit, the actor again runs to the scene, where he reads the immediately invented laudatory poems to the king. The audience applauds, the cries that glorify the king, and the voice of Louis: “Thank you!” The curtain falls. Moliere appears in the restroom, throws himself on the servant and tears his kaftansa that the candle fell in the chandelier, waxing it on the parquet floor. Bud is defended, says that Moliere himself knocked down the candle, this is confirmed by actress Rival. Akterspokaivaetsya and gives his servant his caftan instead of torn. Together with the cafton, Bud takes his pants and two silver coins, and leaves on the stage to take the candles from the candles. In the rest room, Charlatan shows Moliere a trick, he moves his hands in the air, and the keys of the harpsichord are pressed, and gentle music plays. The artist in admiration, promises to insert this number into the intermission next week. Then Molière goes to the stage. He is met with loud laughter from the audience. At this time, seventeen-year-old actress Armanda Bejar appears. She is stopped by Lagrange and asks her to leave Moliere. Armanda refuses, Lagrange threatens to kill the girl. To this,
Louis talks with the archbishop of Bartholomew’s father. Sharron says that the preacher is crazy, but he is completely devoted to God. And Moliere is Satan, Charron begs the King to intercede for the religion that Moliere insults “Tartuffe.” Louis says that the actor is talented, we must try to correct it, but if Moliere makes another bold, he will be punished. Moliere comes to the king. The king tells him to put the second appliance to the actor’s chair. Moliere, trying to refuse to accept the high honor. The king is interested in his godson, but Moliere says that his second child has also died. Louis says that in “Tartuffe” Moliere carelessly speaks about spiritual persons who should be respected. However, the king allows to play the play, but on the condition that the current creativity will follow the right path. And today he will make the bed king. Moliere is thrilled and happy, he walks ahead of the king with the words: “Dear King!” Tartuffe “is allowed!” Sharron and a member of the Wombs of the Holy Writings of Fidelity are very unhappy. They talk about a woman who should lure a person who is important to them in their network. Appears One-Eye. The fool sends a note from the woman. After thinking, One-eyed goes. The lights are gradually extinguished, in the distance, voices: “The King is sleeping!”. In the apartment, Moliere-beautiful and magnificently dressed, Moirron plays the harpsichord for Armande. Moliere adopted him and made him a famous actor. Muarron tries to seduce Arman, she weakly resists. He takes her to his room and locks the door with a key. Moliere comes and calls his wife. In the castle turns the key, Moliere runs into the room to his son. CreekArmandy, Mumarron jumps out with a wig in his hand. Enraged, Moliere expels his son from the house and from the theater. He threatens Moliere that he will go to the archbishop and tell him about his secret, but Molière is even more angry and a pistol is enough from the wall. Moirronubegayet. Buton says that Moirond and Armando rehearsed, she swears that this is true and that she will not leave her husband. Moliere regrets Mouarron and says that he will return it in a day. ACT THREE The members of the Kabbalah of the Holy Scripture sit at the table in masks in a stone cellar, in the chair without a mask Sharron sits. They lead Mouarron, his hands and bandage are tied up in front of his eyes. The bandage is removed, the arms untied. Charronte requires witnesses to tell what he told him in the morning. Muarron does not want to talk, but the archbishop threatens with prison and Muarron tells that once upon a time, sitting in a harpsichord, he heard the words of the actor Lagrange. Muhrrauuwave. Sharronon hides his face with a hood, Stranger in a mask takes his hand by One-Eye with blindfolded eyes. When he takes off the bandage, he grabs the sword, thinking it’s a trap. Brother Silas and brother Fidelity say that they invited him to warn: they laugh at him at court, and all because of Moliere, who in the image of Don Juan showed it, the Marquise d’Orsinho. One-eyed in a rage. He is blindfolded, and the Stranger again takes him away. In the confession of Archbishop Madeleine, Armand and Lagrange are brought under arms. She is ill. In the confessional, Sharron cunningly makes a woman confess that she lived with two, gave birth to a daughter Armand and does not know whose it is. Sharron releases Madeleine’s sins and calls upon Arman. Her Sharron says that Madeleine is her mother, and that he forgives Armand. But she must escape from Moliere today. Armanda loses consciousness on the threshold of the confessional, where she finds Lagrange. In the reception of the King, Sharron reports to Louis that he told Moirron, and in which she confessed at the confession Madeleine. Ludovic tells him to bring Muarron to Moliere. The King tells Muarron that the investigation confirmed his denunciation, and asks for a remuneration. Muarronhochet to receive a place in the Royal Theater or at the Theater duMaré. Ludovik says that he is a weak actor, and offers a place in the detective police. Muarronuet. Through other doors, Lagrange introduces Moliere and disappears. Hands Molierevryasutsya, clothes in disorder. He says that his wife left him, because of what he had a heart attack. Without explanation, Louis says that he forbids him to appear at court and play “Tartuffe.” In Palais-Royale, Moliere can play funny comedies, and nothing more. The patronage of the King atheist Moliere is now stripped of. Enter Charroni looks at Moliere with satisfaction, he snatches the sword. Appears One-Eye and calls Moliere a liar, Moliere in anger calls him to a duel. One-eyed rushes to Moliere, he waves his sword and hides. Then he says that he is sick and falls to the floor. One-eyed answers that after the first performance Moliere will kill. Lagrange lifts Moliere from the floor and leads away. Sharronplet in One-Eyes for the fact that he did not kill Moliere, One-eyed flies in response. Behind this watch the king and his jester, then the king leaves. ACTION FOURTHON Moliere’s apartment is a mess. In the room, Moliere sits in a chair with a wig and a dressing-gown. Bud periodically drinks wine, Lagrange walks back and forth. He blames himself for what has happened, the teacher is calming. Unshaven and dirty Mouarron enters. Lagrange grabs the gun, Moliere hits him on the arm. The bullet hits the ceiling, then Lagrange tries to strangle the traitor, but he is dragged. Muarron falls to his knees in front of Moliere and says that he will soon hang himself under the window with him. Moliere says he forgives everything, the son cries. Lagrange calls Moliere a rag. Muarron says that, while alive, he will protect his father from One-Eyes. Together with Lagrange he goes to watch. Moliere begins loudly to show his displeasure with Louis, calls him a tyrant. The bud is frightened trying to calm the master, he believes that for such words they are called in the square. The Buton runs into the actors’ bathroom in the theater and says that the musketeers rushed into the theater and killed the gatekeeper. Lagrange believes that it is not necessary to finish the play, Buton asks the master to flee. Moliere decides to finish the play, but when he learns that in the One-Eyed Theater, frightenedly hides in the cloak of Muarron. Ripped in half-naked. She suggests, after the last sentence, to lower Moliere into the hatch, to hide it in the morning in her lavatory, and at dawn he will leave Paris. Moliere agreed. During the scene from the play “The Imaginary Sick” Moliere suddenly called out to Madeleine, then fell. The great actor died right on the stage. One-eyed, having seen this, thrust his sword into the floor, and left. The prompter is crying in the booth. The actors surround Moliere with a crowd, and take him. When everyone dispersed, Lagrange goes to the toilet and writes in his book that in the death of Molierevinovat the King’s displeasure and black Kabala. Moliere suddenly called out to Madeleine, then fell. The great actor died right on the stage. One-eyed, having seen this, thrust his sword into the floor, and left. The prompter is crying in the booth. The actors surround Moliere with a crowd, and take him. When everyone dispersed, Lagrange goes to the toilet and writes in his book that in the death of Molierevinovat the King’s displeasure and black Kabala. Moliere suddenly called out to Madeleine, then fell. The great actor died right on the stage. One-eyed, having seen this, thrust his sword into the floor, and left. The prompter is crying in the booth. The actors surround Moliere with a crowd, and take him. When everyone dispersed, Lagrange goes to the toilet and writes in his book that in the death of Molierevinovat the King’s displeasure and black Kabala.