Directed by Michael Leibenluft, Gold No Trade production

This is a light comedy about an English physician, Dr. John Floyer, and his wife who are in China in the early 18th century.  There really was a Dr. John Floyer at this time who, like Floyer in this play, was interested in measuring the rate of the pulse, although the real Dr. Floyer never went to China.  What he knew about Chinese medicine came through missionary reports.

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