What type of play is the rover?



Restoration Comedy

The Rover or The Banish’d Cavaliers
Date premiered 24 March 1677
Place premiered Duke’s Theatre, Dorset Gardens, London
Genre Restoration Comedy
Setting Carnival time in Naples, Italy during the English Interregnum

What are the main themes in The Rover?

The Rover Themes

  • Gender Roles. …
  • Love vs. …
  • Deceit and Disguise. …
  • Class and Money. …
  • Wit and Language.