- 1 hr 46 min
This movie is lightly based on true events, set during a time when women could not perform on stage for religious reasons. In this tale Ned is the best actor of his time, for his portrayal of women. His dresser, Maria, is a real woman who longs to play the roles he does. When the ban against women is lifted and Maria gets the leading roles, she asks Ned to help her. Will Ned teach Maria how to play a woman as he once did, or will jealousy win?