Dangerous Liaisons characters

The principal characters you'll encounter while watching Dangerous Liaisons.

Marquise de Merteuil

An aristocratic woman who takes pleasure in seduction and toying with the love of others. Manipulative and prone to jealousy, she plots revenge but becomes a victim of her own game.

Vicomte de Valmont

The Marquise's former lover who shares her enjoyment of games of passion. He falls uncharacteristically in love with Madame de Tourvel before committing an act of betrayal which leads to his downfall.

Cécile de Volanges
Young and naïve, Cécile unknowingly becomes the subject of a plot by the Marquise to exact revenge on her former lover Gercourt, who left the Marquise for Cécile.
Madame de Tourvel
A happily-married and God-fearing woman. She finds herself the unwelcome focus of Valmont's plans of seduction but the pair awaken unexpected feelings in one another.
Chevalier Danceny
Introduced to Cécile by the Marquise, he courts Cécile's affections through poetry and letters much to the disappointment of the Marquise who later seduces him for her own lover.

Tour Dates

Dangerous Liaisons
Leeds Playhouse
0113 213 7700
Times
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26
27
28
7.30
29
7.30
30
7.30
31
7.30
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Dates, times and productions are subject to change without notice.