Adapted by Jennifer Hainey
Elyot Chase and Amanda Prynne, divorced from each other, are honeymooning in the Riviera with their new spouses. They meet again and run away to Amanda’s Paris apartment to renew their passions for one another with hilarious consequences.
Written in 1933, Private Lives is arguably one of Noël Coward’s finest plays. Coward’s sparkling wit is used to great effect in this observation on modern romance.