Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Moliere --> A farce that could work. All about fooling a man under the pretense that he will be a "gentleman". It was the source inspiration for that Ludlam scene I did. Reread it over break- creates a nice parallel to the convenient ignorance of the outside world of the time.
Bourgeoisie “How beastly the bourgeois is,” sneered D.H. Lawrence, “especially the male of the species.” What courage and imagination a writer must have to revile a social class that has been under attack for over a generation!