She Stoops to Conquer

comedy by Oliver Goldsmith

She Stoops to Conquer is a play by Oliver Goldsmith. It is a comedy. It opened on 15 March 1773 in London, England at Covent Garden Theatre. It was a great success. Like The School for Scandal and The Importance of Being Earnest, She Stoops to Conquer is a staple of classic English theatre.

She Stoops to Conquer
Written byOliver Goldsmith
CharactersTony Lumpkin
Charles Marlow
Mrs. Hardcastle
Kate Hardcastle, etc.
Date of premiere15 March 1773
Place of premiereCovent Garden Theatre
London, England
Original languageEnglish
SettingEnglish countryside in the 18th century

The play displays the comical elements in every Englishman, especially of those who are hardly aware of their humour.