Watch one of the performances, for example this one: You can also watch a movie adaptation starring Colin

1. Read the play: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/844/844-h/844-h.htm
2. Watch one of the performances, for example this one: You can also watch a movie adaptation starring Colin Firth and Reese Witherspoon.
3. Write an essay about the play. In your essay you must answer the following questions:•Discuss the settings: when, where, and how long does the action take place?
•Why could this play be described as “a trivial comedy for serious people”?
•What features of Victorian society and relationships at that time does the author mock in the play?
•The title of the play contains a pun (a literary device). Read what a ”pun” is, find it in the title, and then explain it and its purpose.